WATCH: LIVESTREAM George Morris Excellence in Equitation
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On Friday March 23, watch top junior riders compete, without assistance from trainers before or during the class, for the title of champion of the most prestigious equitation title during the Winter Equestrian Festival.
“Ready to Ride”
by Darby Furth Bonomi, PhD, amateur competitor and horse show mom extraordinaire.
Junior and amateur riders, are you challenged with getting enough time at the stable? Read Darby Bonomi’s practical advice on making the most of this precious time. As Ms. Bonomi explains, “By truly being in the present you’ll be a much more effective rider AND you’ll enjoy yourself more!.”
WATCH: ON DEMAND
The Saut Hermès 2018 at the Grand Palais
“CLIPS” Quick clips capturing the ninth year of this international CSI 5* show jumping with titles including “THE WINNER (Simon Delestre), BACK STAGE, & RIDERS TALK. Hermes never dissapoints in creating an experience.
MUST HAVE APP: STARBUCKS
There is a definite correlation between equestrian activities and Starbuck consumption, perhaps stemming from the 4:30 am opening time of many of their stores. Avoid future lines and use this free app to place and pay for your order ahead of time and earn points toward a free reward at the same time. You can also use to pay in-store and tip the baristas. If you are a regular Starbucks customer, this app is a must.
photo credit for header: from top Saut Hermes At The Grand Palais Facebook Event Page, DarbyBonomi.com, Starbucks Facebook Page
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