A list of anything that does not fit in with the other riding and product review categories

Social Media Sh*t Show

Have you ever had one of those days where you felt like a shit rider because you fell off or were eliminated? Then, in an attempt to forget your shortcomings, you turn to social media only...

Sports in Times of Crisis: The 1968 Olympic Games

When equestrians think of the 1968 Mexico City Olympic Games, we tend to think about how impossibly hard the show jumping and cross country courses were. Or we think of Stroller, the incredible pony ridden by...

Why Every Dressage Rider Needs a Pickaxe

Dressage Today blogger and Adult Amateur rider Carolyn Healy shares her latest reflections on riding and the importance of “chipping away” at challenge. Source: Why Every Dressage Rider Needs a Pickaxe


I love the horse in history and art. A couple of decades back, I published a reproduction and analysis of the first book on horse anatomy ever printed in English, Andrew Snape’s, “The Anatomy of An...