EQcellent Advice

Equitation advice and personal experiences from some of the most promising young and junior riders.

How to Sell Horses Online

    How to Sell Horses Online By: Natalie Rietkerk Since beginning my equestrian career, I have purchased and sold more than 10 horses by using the Internet and my personal connections in the industry. Through trial and error I have l...

As An Equestrian The Sport Comes First

Being An Equestrian Means Putting The Sport First By: Hanna Powers As I headed down south to the milder climates, I was thrilled to return to showing after a short hiatus. While soaking up my re-entry to the horse show world, plotting plans for bigger ju...

The Horse You’re Building

The Horse You're Building By: Hanna Powers Ours is the sport of kings. Recently in History class we were discussing the early settlement of our country and the enormous role that the horse played. About 100 years ago nearly everyone had a horse. It was a...

The Many Faces Of Equitation

The Many Faces Of Equitation By: Hanna Powers I have often thought of equitation riders as being the serious, slightly boring, but very attractive cousins of the various equestrian disciplines. Let’s call our equitation rider “Prudence,” her friends migh...

Hanna Powers – An Introduction

Hanna Powers - An Introduction By: Hanna Powers I am quite certain that I was born with the horse bug and that might help explain a great deal about me. Like many of you, my connection to horses came early and has never waned. I came up through the ranks...