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Mar 19 2017

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Jenna’s First 50

Click The Title Of The Post To Comment And Don’t Forget To “Subscribe to Endurance Riding” To Stay Updated On My Journey Towards The Tevis Cup! One of my students, 15-year-old Jenna Asnault, finished her first 50-mile endurance ride back in November at the Gold Rush Shuffle. Last month, she wrote a beautiful testament of […]

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Lessons From Candy

Click The Title Of The Post To Comment And Don’t Forget To “Subscribe to Endurance Riding” To Stay Updated On My Journey Towards The Tevis Cup! I had never heard the name Sara Ashley Hobbs before. Not before Candy, that is. Candy is a 13.2 hand Quarter pony, short in stature, but stocky and stoic. […]

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A Ride Called Mud

Click The Title Of The Post To Comment And Don’t Forget To “Subscribe to Endurance Riding” To Stay Updated On My Journey Towards The Tevis Cup! This endurance season didn’t quite start off the way I had planned… I hit a first. The first time I went to a ride and didn’t start. I had […]

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I Couldn’t Save Her…

Click The Title Of The Post To Comment And Don’t Forget To “Subscribe to Endurance Riding” To Stay Updated On My Journey Towards The Tevis Cup! I usually give myself a few days after any event — happy or sad — to formulate my words and process. Usually, when I sit down to write immediately, […]

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Another Farewell

Click The Title Of The Post To Comment And Don’t Forget To “Subscribe to Endurance Riding” To Stay Updated On My Journey Towards The Tevis Cup! I will never look at the madrone tree in our field the same way again. While it has always been my favorite tree, I suddenly have a new appreciation […]

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And He Left Me With a Broken Heart…

Click The Title Of The Post To Comment And Don’t Forget To “Subscribe to Endurance Riding” To Stay Updated On My Journey Towards The Tevis Cup! It was a Saturday when I knew. It was warm out, slightly muggy, and my skin felt sticky under my worn T-shirt. He didn’t follow me around the horse […]

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My First LD

Click The Title Of The Post To Comment And Don’t Forget To “Subscribe to Endurance Riding” To Stay Updated On My Journey Towards The Tevis Cup! The following is a guest blog post written by one of my students: July 11, 2015, the day of my first LD.  I was up before the alarm had even […]

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My First Endurance Ride: June 27, 2015

Click The Title Of The Post To Comment And Don’t Forget To “Subscribe to Endurance Riding” To Stay Updated On My Journey Towards The Tevis Cup! The following is a guest blog post written by one of my students:   I had my first of many endurance rides on June 27, 2015. It was supposed […]

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I have a story to tell.

Click The Title Of The Post To Comment And Don’t Forget To “Subscribe to Endurance Riding” To Stay Updated On My Journey Towards The Tevis Cup! I have a story to tell. But, even as I write, I am terrified to tell it. I have shared bits and pieces of my past on this blog, […]

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2015 AERC Convention

Click The Title Of The Post To Comment And Don’t Forget To “Subscribe to Endurance Riding” To Stay Updated On My Journey Towards The Tevis Cup! The boys and I enjoyed our quick trip to Reno for the AERC Convention over the first weekend in March. The highlights for the boys were, of course, go-kart racing, laser […]

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