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17 Moments in an equestrian’s life that deserve a literal mic drop

  mic drop: noun informal an instance of deliberately dropping or tossing aside one’s microphone at the end of a performance or speech one considers to have been particularly impressive. Buy yourself a few microphones to bring to the barn because these moments in your life deserve a literal mic drop… 1) When you ride a clean flying change. 2) When someone asks you how you get your grey horse’s tail so white. 3) When you muck two stalls into one wheelbarrow load. 4) When you finish putting on textbook perfect stable bandages. 5) When you show jump the first…

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Horses that are severely allergic to wood: Part 31

  Some horses are more careful jumpers than others. But there are overachieving mounts that seemingly defy the laws of gravity while jumping. Maybe it is because they are allergic to wood or perhaps, they are trying to avoid getting eaten a monster that could be lurking under the fence. These horses’ riders might want to wear a spacesuit during their next jump school because their steeds are jumping to the moon…   View this post on Instagram Weekend feeling 💫 one from llany last August. Bear in mind this jump is 1m10 🙈 So sad it was rained off…

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How horses try to intimidate their riders – VIDEO Break

  Horses are extremely athletic creatures and it is a privilege to be able to ride them. Sometimes our horses like to remind us just what an honour it is that they let us on our backs, by displaying their best arial acrobatics during turnout time. Does your horse have moves quite as intimidating as this guy?    

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Show jumping expectation versus reality – VIDEO Break

  We have all watched at least a bit of the show jumping from the Longines Global Champions Tour. After watching some top class show jumping, it is easy to visualize yourself and your steed soaring over massive (well, kinda) jumps in style. But it is easier said than done…    

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When your helmet falls off, hold on tight – VIDEO Break

  This brave rider and his mount cleared a massive puissance fence but then he became unseated and his helmet flew off. So what did he do? Held on like his life literally depended on it. Moral of the story – never let go and wear a helmet with a secure strap.    

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Discovering your horse has too much scope – VIDEO Break

  Free jumping is an excellent way to find out what a young or unbroke horse jumps like. Sometimes horses can be a little awkward their first-time free jumping but some are star athletes from the get-go. This particular horse seems to be destined for show jumping or perhaps Eventing greatness…     "In out" mal anderst 😱😱 😂😂schaut es mit Ton an 📢🤸‍♂️#showjumping #fail #happyfailfriday #onasunday #horsefail #sofunny 😂😂😂 A post shared by Anne 🍀👑 (@powerfulhorze) on Sep 17, 2017 at 10:28am PDT

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Eventing absolutely slaying it again on Instagram this weekend

  Instagram connects the world through photos and eventers love to share their lives on this social media platform. We have found Eventing pics from every continent in the world on Instagram. This is your chance to check out the entire world of eventers competing, training and having fun. Enjoy some international Eventing action thanks to some social media savvy riders…   View this post on Instagram Malin Josefsson on Agaton V in today's Event Rider Masters competition at Chatsworth. #malinjosefsson #chatsworthhorsetrials A post shared by Stuart Jenkins (@stu_jenkins) on May 12, 2019 at 2:46pm PDT   View this post…

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