Stories

Riders Tell All: Why They Left Their Trainers

Finding the right trainer for you and your horse isn’t always easy. Personalities don’t always…

Riding And Living With Multiple Sclerosis: "I'll Adapt"

No horse person ever wants to think about the worst-case scenarios, those horrible things that…

What It Means To Be An Amateur In This Expensive Sport: Sacrifice

I haven’t ridden on a the A-circuit since I was a junior, and that was…

Why I Won’t Lease My Horse To Junior Riders Anymore

Riders under 18 probably won’t be anywhere on my lease agreements anymore. And it’s not…

What Comes After Grief

It was just about 7 a.m. and I was still in bed when my phone…

Hula Hoop & The Mystery Trailer Accident

Liz Porath is a adult amateur hunter/jumper rider originally from Charlotte, N.C., but who is…

Stressed AF, Juggling All The Things

It’s 6:30 p.m. on a Thursday and my butt is still glued to my cubicle…

Patrick the Mini Is a Little Horse Doing Big Things

As the saying goes, good things come in small packages, and that’s certainly true for…

Finding the Fifth Leg: Improve Your Horse’s Coordination

On a recent trip to the gym, a workout buddy pulled out the agility ladder…

In Retrospect, I'm Sorry. I Wish I Knew Better

Growing up, I was that horse-obsessed girl in class. Afternoons and nearly every summer were…