Equestrians

Strive For Greatness

great·ness (noun) the quality of being great, distinguished, or eminent. Based upon the definition I can see where you might be wondering where my thoughts are with this post. Well, I’ll save you the trouble of wondering for too long. In…

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Equestrians

The Helmet Debate

First of all, misleading title is misleading. There is no debate wearing a helmet is the smart and safe choice to make each and every time you sit on a horse. Second of all, does knowing that mean that some riders…

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Equestrians

Telling.

So to follow up on my last post which was all about my belief that you should ask a horse rather than just make demands of a horse, I feel like I need to follow up with when exactly I tell.…

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Ask, ask, tell.

Growing up I heard this mantra a lot when I was taking lessons,  “squeeze. Squeeze. Kick.” I really thought that hearing it didn’t really mean much until a few years ago though. I realized that my instincts were always to squeeze…

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