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From the Horse’s Mouth Blog Hop: Grateful

From the Horse’s Mouth Blog Hop: Grateful

I’ve been busy with work and doing non-horsey things for the last week or so (plus, the ponies were at the local dressage club’s junior rider camp)- thus the lack of posts. I think Emily at From the Horse’s Mouth has a great topic for […]

Hand Gallop Blog Hop: Fit to ride

Hand Gallop Blog Hop: Fit to ride

Thanks to everyone who participated in the last blog hop! I found some new blogs to read (always a plus) and I loved reading about how everyone’s horse got their name!  This week I have a human-related question for everyone: What do you do to stay […]

UPDATE on NCEA

UPDATE on NCEA

Some details have emerged regarding the NCEA situation I posted about yesterday. If you’re interested, here are the links: AQHA’s Response to NCEA Equestrian Developments NCAA Women’s Athletics Recommends to Remove Equestrian as Sport NCEA Update about Future of NCAA Equestrian It sounds as if […]

Throwback Thursday

Throwback Thursday

2003, show jumping phase of Middle Tennessee Pony Club Horse Trials at Brownland Farm. Moe is 8 here. I am just shy of my 17th birthday. Moe still gets that eager look on his face when jumps are around. At 19, he is very much […]

The death of NCAA equestrian

The death of NCAA equestrian

A friend who received her doctorate from Kansas State posted an article from that school’s newspaper onto my alma mater’s equestrian team’s Facebook page this morning: Equestrian program being discontinued at K-State, women’s soccer coming in 2016-2017. I’ve written before about my experience as a member […]