PSA: collecting and extending are not interchangeable with shortening and lengthening. Stop calling shortening the stride without actually collecting collection, and stop calling making your horse trot faster extension.
Sept. 6th 2014, World Equestrian Games, combined driving competition, marathon.
The fault in our
Photo by: Katherine Powers
Equestrians have such low expectations when it comes to boys.
"Oh, he came to the barn with you? MARRIAGE MATERIAL!!!"
"Omg, he bought a saddle pad for your b-day, marry him!"
"Omg, he rides horses, I’ve never met him before and he can be a total dick but I don’t give a shit because HORSES!!!"
Congrats to my trainer who swept the I-1 regular and freestyle classes for the northwest championships and the region 6 championships and won the northwest cup! Frenchi’s mom also said that if he scored at least a 75% or a championship title that he could have a pet pig (he loves small animals) so he also won himself a pig! Good boy French! Now on to the US dressage finals!