Karen Fulton who with her husband Stephen operates Full Moon Farm in Maryland talks about the various activities they host including the Pony Club and how families become involved. We also hear fromTara Shegogue who wrote an article on farriery in the modern event horses for the current issue of the magazine.
Area II YRAP Coordinator Chris Donovan explains the Young Rider Advancement Program and reports on the Cross Border Challenge at Sporting Days Horse Trials in Aiken, SC. Rolex Rookie Liz Halliday-Sharp talks about her preparation for this year's event from her new winter base in Ocala, FL, including finishing runner-up with HHS Cooley at the Red Hills CIC3*.
Stephen Bradley from Area II tells us how he managed his training program this winter having decided to stay in North Virginia, and Natalie Hollis, also from Area II, offers some alternative ideas for rider fitness that involves rolling around in the mud among other challenges!
Lisa & Brian Sabo from Area VI discuss the challenges and rewards of teaching children, their approach to engaging young people into the sport and why their Pony Club program has become so successful.