Month: February 2017

Getting Ready for Red Hills

The Red Hills International Horse Trials are just around the corner and a small army of volunteers is already hard at work. Today was a beautiful day and the park was visited by hikers, bikers, and runners, while a handful of paint brush toting volunteers were going about their business.  Most of the cross country jumps that you will see …


Equestrian Etiquette 101

Like any sport, equestrian has its own etiquette and subtle rules to be aware of as a spectator. For any type of horseback riding, the etiquette is even more critical to know about since safety is at stake due to the prey instincts of horses. Following these guidelines is necessary in order to avoid spooking the horses and causing any …