Ever watch someone riding with no bridle or saddle and wish you could do that with your own horse? The sheer magic of the horse-human relationship is never more clear than when both parties are in complete harmony doing whatever maneuvers they are performing.
This joining of minds is reminiscent of the movie “Avatar,” where the hair of rider and the dragon-beast are braided together so that their minds meld and yet, it is the rider who dictates where they go. Since we can’t braid our hair into the manes of our horses and end up with this fabulous and magical
College rodeo has come to a temporary close.
While certain rodeo committees have insisted “the show will go on,” threats of the worldwide coronavirus have stopped college competitions.
The National Intercollege Rodeo Association (NIRA) announced cancelation of the remaining events this season.
Final rodeo in the NIRA Central Plains Region was the Fort Scott Community College competition March 13-15. Four circuit events have been eliminated.
The College National Finals Rodeo is still scheduled in Casper, Wyoming, June 14-20, although it “is pending."
Because the coronavirus is a global pandemic, the best way to attack it from a general standpoint is to adhere to “social distancing,” NIRA
wehorse is a European Online Riding Academy that you pay a fee to access many different trainers who have videos available for viewing. The videos cover various training techniques demonstrated by over twenty trainers.
Once on the website, I clicked on the video page and scrolled down to see what sort of things are offered. I was specifically looking for a training video dealing with something I found interesting. There are so many to choose from!
I found the video I wanted to watch, It’s called Nervous Horses: Case Analysis and Exercises in Hand.
This video is 15.39 minutes long and starts right