7 rules to be a comfy rider
Horseback riders are some of the toughest athletes out there. We get dirty and muddy, sweaty and sore. We get scraped up, broken, and tossed on the ground. But we...Read more
Horse riding leads to hemorrhoids: myth or truth?
The more time one spends on the saddle, the more odd things happen to our body: toes that break out in blisters, chafed knees, hardness or sores in the fingers...Read more
Do I need to be talented in order to be a good rider?
Why is it that some riders who are labeled as being “less talented” become more successful than their “more talented” colleagues? The answer is Mindset. Those with a fixed mindset...Read more
How to beat the winter blues: 5 tips and tricks
It is dark the entire time and the only bright hours are usually spent working, in school or in university. It is raining, windy and cold. Horses love to lay...Read more
DIY: Christmas wreath for your horse
You have probably seen beautiful pictures of horses with a decorated fir wreath around their necks. I have been looking at them enthusiastically for years and this year I decided...Read more
Urinary incontinence in horse riders: symptoms and causes
If you ever had to pee several times before entering the arena in a show, if you had to dismount your horse in the middle of a lesson to go...Read more
5 Steps to prove that riders are athletes too
Horses are amazing athletes and we have to take care of them as what they are. For that we check their saddles often, the dentist comes by once a year...Read more
5 reasons why riding padded underwear is important for beginners and non-horse owners
When you are a beginner like me, you know how overwhelming it feels. Trying to control your feet, your hands, look up, keep your horse in the pace you want it and trying not to kill your trainer in the middle of the arena. Multitasking should be defined by riders – there is just SO MUCH to think about and do simultaneously. And just when you think you get it, you forget the outside reign. Imagine taking away one of the million things – how your intimate area feels.Read more