And the winner is… We had lots of applications and it was a tough choice to make, but on Saturday the winners of the Fairness Award were announced at the Q21: Annika Viecenz won the Youth category and Melanie, Valerie and Jessica Bartholatus won the Amateur/Open category.
If you want to be successful, you have to be a great team with your horse. Well, ideally that is the case. But everyone who has been part of this industry for a while knows that this is not true. There are tons of ways to get a horse to win without treating it like a valued four-legged partner. And while some means of training or enhancing performance are justified, animal welfare and treating the horse right, should always be top priority when it comes to riding horses.
In this article, we included a map that features Western clinics all over Europe.
“Life is what happens while to you while you’re busy making other plans.” Wins Cookie Cutter should have been part I of our new series #maremonday. The article should have been published within the upcoming days. But life got in the way – this exceptional mare passed this week.
Please read this carefully!
A little TSL update, because things will be different from now on.
In this episode, we’re talking to Isabell Perkins of Horse Show Stunners, a consignment store for show clothing. Isabell told us about herself, new trends and what to purchase if you’re on a budget.
Unsere zweite Podcast-Episode ist draußen! Dieses Mal auf deutsch und mit Claudia Wichtmann von CC Showhorses. Wir sprechen über die schönen Momente der Allroundzucht, aber auch über Schattenseiten, über den “Aachen-Blues” und wie Vermarktung vor Facebook und Instagram funktioniert hat.
A few weeks ago, we asked our followers whether they’d be interested in a TSL podcast. Most of them said yes – if the quality of the audio was okay. That is why we figured, we’d create a tentative version and let everyone listen and decide whether they like it or not. In our first episode, we talked to Jadasa Jablonowski aka Dasi who is a multiple Congress Champion about showing in the US as a European.
A few weeks ago, we did a Clubhouse talk on equality and accessibility in the riding industry. After that and our story on “Equestrians for Equality”, some readers pointed out that there is a viral video on Instagram that deals with sexual violence within the riding industry. We have talked to the initiator of the campaign, Lisa Marie Kreutz, who is a successful equestrian.