“The Path of the Horse” – Documentary

This documentary has stolen my heart. It is about a successful professional equestrian who realised one day that she was not happy with her occupation anymore. So, she decided to give a try in regaining her interest by following inspirational equestrian writers,

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My first equine steps

Thinking about my first BHS exam, I remember those first days on horseback. In Crete, in EGVUS, a small equestrian club literally by the sea. Yannis, my instructor, a very stubborn man, who built his equestrian club with his own

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Friesian Horse Playing With Water Sprinkler

Friesian horses are just so cute! I can’t even remember how many times I have watched this video. I guess the horse was just trying to satisfy its thirst rather than playing, but whatever, this video is so entertaining!

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A training day at the equestrian club

I might be from Crete, but this does not mean that I’m always there. I live in Nottingham now, studying War & Contemporary Conflict. Thank God, there is an organized riding club, which has arranged training sessions and other events

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Helmet, oh, my savior

  I had planned to post a much happier blog today; a description of a day with my university’s riding club at the equestrian club. It would be very nice, really. But, as I wrote about equipment yesterday, I thought

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First month as a rider? You’ll need these items!

So, you have ridden for one month now and, of course, you need to start getting your own, personalised equipment. That makes sense, but allow your pocket to raise some money for the time when your decision that horseback riding

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