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The Pink Geranium Hunt

As experienced by a first time rider. My whole life I have loved horses. I only started riding last year at Equine Sport Centre with instructor […]

Horse rider to horse(wo)man

A few years ago, I regarded myself as a decent rider. I could exercise a variety of horses with no issue, could deal with most vices/behavioural […]

“The merits of a well-executed walk”

My family’s journey with Equine Sport Centre (ESC) started in 2018, when I contacted them about some party entertainment for my son’s 11th birthday. Cherokee (the […]

Esprite, the “quiet” pony

Don’t ignore the quiet ones. They are masters of camouflage. They do not beg to be seen, they keep to the back, to themselves, they’re more […]

Kick@ss is a real feeling

As we emerged from the post-covid era into 2022, I didn’t have great expectations for the year ahead, but I was happy and content to be […]

An Equine Affair

It has been a year since my equine affair began, and I have picked up new skills and learned many invaluable lessons. Mostimportantly, realising that horse […]

Horse riding isn’t a just hobby, it’s so much more.

With a new year comes new goals, new ideas, and new opportunities for us to explore – or return to – hobbies we’ve always wanted to […]

Practice makes perfect, if you do it right

In 2008, Malcom Gladwell published his book, Outliers. In it, he talks about the Ten Thousand Hour Rule: to become an expert in any field, you […]