With the completion of California High School Rodeo Association’s State Finals Rodeo June 9 -15, 5 members of CHSRA’s District 7 will be heading to Rock Springs, Wyoming to compete at the National High School Finals Rodeo, July 14-20, 2019.
At Gymkhana events everyone gets involved. All events are family friendly where everyone can compete in divisions based on speed and ability instead of age. All efforts whether riding or supporting roles are appreciated. Make plans to get in on the fun of a local Gymkhana show. Sharon Jantzen provides all the details.
Moments of The Movement Symposium 2019 were a combination of watching Monty Roberts gain a horse’s trust and acceptance coupled with hearing from experts in equine behavior, human psychology, research and science. Sharon Jantzen brings us highlights of The Movement Symposium 2019.
All the Grand Cheval Carriage Services horses take turns taking show visitors for short rides in the Wagonette. “We do this to give people a taste of what a carriage ride is like,” explains Anita who does not charge for the rides. She will have her team at the Best of the West Antique Equipment Show 9:00 am – 4:00 pm on Saturday May 25 and Sunday May 26, 2019. Sharon Jantzen interviews Anita Marlett regarding providing rides and connecting with the public at the Best of the West Show.
The Intro to Carriage Driving Day was enjoyed by all. Several Brass Oaks Driving Society members hitched up their draft horse, horse, pony or miniature horse to a cart or carriage and let participants take the lines and drive as they sat beside them. Sharon Jantzen experienced the day and shares the highlights with us.