Poplar Place 5/2-3

I decided to take Monte to Poplar after we couldn’t get in to the last Ocala show.  I felt let down that once we had really started to have a handle on all three phases the season was over – and I had set a goal of 4 perfect training xc rounds for the season. […]

finding the right balance

I’ve gone through a slew of saddles in the past few years, and my amazement never ceases each time I have a breakthrough in my riding that has nothing to do with my riding or how much I practice, but with a simple change in equipment.  I’ve already written up about upgrade to a Hennig […]

Rocking Horse Spring Recap

This show became a bit of a cluster**** when a massive storm came through Saturday and pushed ride times back hours.  Instead of having 4 rides, on Saturday, I only had 2, and Forrest’s novice xc was cancelled altogether.  I’m absolutely thrilled with Forrest’s dressage right now.  He actually has a canter that isn’t completely […]