Stories

From Open-Heart Surgery To The AECs

Maddy Cracknell has a few things in common with Olympic snowboarder, Shaun White. First off,…

Blisters Down Where? Here’s How to Find Some Relief

Chaffing. It’s a real world #equestrianproblem that we don’t talk about very often. But if…

Heels Down Media Launches Soap For Dirty Equestrians

Heels Down Media announces the launch of Soap for Dirty Equestrians, a new collection of…

Hawley Bennett-Awad, Olympic-Level Grit

From once-in-a-lifetime wins on the podium and jaunts around the most prestigious cross-country courses in…

What Being Horseless For Many Years Taught Me

After selling my junior mount while in college, I had to get creative to find…

Why Is Olympian Kyle Carter Growing Bamboo At His Farm?

When Kyle Carter and his wife, Jennifer, bought a 57-acre horse farm in Ocala in…

No Such Thing As A Bad Horse

When I first started my small colt-breaking business, a family friend asked if I would…

Reflections From The Pan Ams In Lima: Keep Smiling

“Sigue sonriendo” the barista writes on my Starbucks cup. “Keep smiling”. I’m across the street…

An Ode to Covered Arenas, Swamp A** and Wash Racks

I don’t know if you noticed, but it’s summer. People in Europe are melting because…

Ashley Holzer and her Factory of Champions

When Brittany Fraser-Beaulieu or Lindsay Kellock or Denielle Gallagher-Legriffon ride down centerline, the crowd of…