Sharon Jantzen

Former Pony Clubber, Eventer and Dressage rider who balanced training and showing with getting a college degree (from Cal Poly SLO), becoming a wife and raising a family.

Riding Helmets are Seriously Cool These Days | SLO Horse News

Riding Helmets are Seriously Cool These Days

Riding helmets are more commonly worn by people across equestrian disciplines and even in the trail riding and pleasure community. Helmets are seriously cool these days! Come take a look at what helmets of today offer in the coolness factor – and cool is not just with colors. Sharon Jantzen talks about how helmet design has changed over the years.

Riding Through Fields of Gold on the Pismo Preserve | SLO Horse News

Riding Through Fields of Gold on the Pismo Preserve

Springtime presents the yellow mustard weed in full-bloom and the bobbing flower heads frame the ocean views on the lower hills of the Pismo Preserve. Sharon Jantzen enjoyed a glorious day riding the Pismo Preserve on a recent Discovery Day. Riding through fields of gold created a lasting memory and she shares pictures of the day and tells us how we can enjoy the wildflower display ourselves.

There is Power in a Band of Horse People : Ride Nipomo

Ride Nipomo Equestrian Trails Alliance has a vision for gaining strength in numbers and using the band of horse people they empower to preserve trail access throughout the county and preserve the equestrian life-style development threatens. Sharon Jantzen rides along with this powerful band of horse people and gets inspired by their vision and their accomplishments.

Feel the Healing Power of the Equine Through an Evening of Enchanted Dancing Horses | SLO Horse News

Feel the Healing Power of Horses Through an Evening of Enchanted Dancing Horses

Sylvia Zerbini will demonstrate the unique connection she has with her herd through performing at liberty, and will be joined by aerial entertainers formerly from Cavalia and Cirque du Soleil. Share the beauty and healing power of the horse/human connection through the marvel of movement and music thorough Enchanted Dancing Horses. Sharon Jantzen shares the details of this fabulous fundraiser.