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We're supporting International Helmet Awareness Day 2017 - Are you? #IHAD
The importance of wearing a riding hat is not overlooked here at Trot On. This weekend we are supporting Riders4Helmets International Helmet Awareness Day (#IHAD) which takes place on both Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th September. Raising awareness of riding hat…Written on Thursday, 14 September 2017 14:41 Be the first to comment!
Part Three: Riding Above Fear | Anna Blake
This is what we knew then: It started with a dream of dancing hooves and a flowing mane. He was strong and fast, and you couldn’t tell where he stopped and you started. This is what we know now: Your…Written on Thursday, 14 September 2017 10:58 Be the first to comment!
Hippotherapy: How riding horses could help these people walk again
“NO. No, never!” Robert Vander Kraats, 32, was emphatic; he had not ridden a horse and never wanted to. But fate would have it otherwise for the Kingsley physiotherapist — a triathlete and marathon runner in peak physical condition —…Written on Tuesday, 12 September 2017 08:56 Be the first to comment!
Ground Control - How to Stay Safe Around Horses.
I learnt the hard way that you can never be too careful when on the ground around horses. One day when I was at the yard on my own, I crouched down next to Chief, my very cute 2 year…Written on Monday, 11 September 2017 11:14 Be the first to comment!
8 Horses Riding out Storm in Living Room
Eight horses are riding out the the storm in Palm Beach inside of a living room. Horses that Help shared the footage on Facebook explaining the situation and reasoning for moving them inside. It's been shared more than 48,000 times.…Written on Monday, 11 September 2017 10:05 Be the first to comment!
The Eyes Have It | Burghley XC 2017 in pictures
Grit and determination - the rider's facial expressions say it all... Oliver Townend (GBR) riding Ballaghmor Class Tom McEwen (GBR) riding Toledo De Kerser Ludwig Svennestal (SWE) riding Balham Mist Caroline Powell (NZL) riding Spice Sensation Tom Crisp (GBR) riding…Written on Friday, 08 September 2017 11:07 1 comment
Austrian rider banned after terrible show jumping ride goes viral
A video of the Austrian show jumper, Bernhard Maier has caused an uproar on social media. The disturbing footage taken during the CSI1* in Wiener Neustadt, Germany shows the rider crashing the horse through most of the fences, and carrying…Written on Tuesday, 13 June 2017 11:44 2 comments
5 Things To Expect When You're Dating An Equestrian
1. You will only have tea after the horses have been fed. In an equestrians world, 99% of the time, the horse's come first. If you think that your tea will be served before the horses - then you are out…Written on Tuesday, 08 December 2015 12:36 3 comments
How To Recognise An Equestrian!
Unlike many athletes, competing in a specific sport, us equestrians come in all shapes and sizes and from all walks of life. To the un-trained eye it may not be easy to spot an equestrian. However, if like me you've…Written on Saturday, 11 April 2015 12:46 5 comments
Do horses like being patted as a reward?
WTF!! was my reaction when I read a year or so ago that some people think that it's cruel to pat a horse. They reason that because horses don't pat each other, it's unnatural to them so, we shouldn't either.…Written on Sunday, 06 September 2015 11:17 8 comments
Outrage over 'tattooed' horse
Some people weren't happy about this image, but is there more than meets the eye? Benjamin Lloyd spends his free time brightening the spirits of sick kids by giving them extremely life-like airbrushed tattoos. The grins on their faces as…Written on Tuesday, 30 May 2017 08:52 Be the first to comment!
Judging When to Push On or Pull Up.
Many of us watched dismayed as U.S rider Elisa Wallace coaxed her obviously exhausted horse over the last fence during the Badminton Mitsubishi Motors Cross Country phase and saw them crash to the ground as Simply Priceless lacked the energy…Written on Monday, 08 May 2017 12:32 2 comments
Tack Room Talk
It's now a count down to my last riding lesson for this year. Gonna miss it through the winter. Need to keep riding fit. Any tips?
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