8th of March: a woman and a horse…

8th of March is the women’s day and it’s also the perfect day to tell the story about how big impact women can have on horses. And the other way around! I want to tell you the story about a former barrel race horse that really needed some love and attention. Sometimes you just bond…

Riding with a side pull

I´ve bought a custom made side pull at a horse event some time ago. I decided to try it out in the riding ground, and it works well! Riding bitless is really nice for both horse and rider. You don´t have to worry about not pulling the horse´s mouth and the horse relaxes a lot…

Training in a large riding ground

To be able to win a barrel race, it’s also important to train in a real size ground now and then.   After filling up my poor car with stinky saddles and other equipment, we were ready to follow the horse truck towards the equestrian center. This is a spectacular center with a big indoor…

Doing some stretching for getting back in the saddle

Many people don´t know how important it is to do stretching regularly. If you have a bad back or other muscular problems, it might be the solution to get back in the saddle. I´ve been suffering from pain in my back and down the foot for around 3 years time. It started with my line…