Rider Reflection

Finding the Silver Linings

Suffice it to say that 2020 is the year that no one predicted it to be.  Global warming, asteroids, wildfires - you name it - are all in the news, but a global ...

In Defense of the Lower Levels

Riding isn't necessarily all about competing, nor is it all about moving up the levels.  Sometimes, you may need more practice before you can move up.  Sometime...

Keeping the Main Thing, the Main Thing

What does it mean to keep the main thing, the main thing? In other words, how can a person prioritize their primary goal while also committing time and effort t...

Is This the Future of Showing?

There have been SO many things going on with horse shows lately, from cancellations to concerns about leadership at the USEF level, to exorbitant costs, racism,...

Riding with a Legend

Every rider remembers their very first instructor, as well as they can remember the very first time they sat on a horse. Every rider can also vividly remember t...