Category Archives: Driving

An Exell-ent Royal Windsor Record

The lush green driving arena was a sea of orange cones on Sunday at Royal Windsor Horse Show, a small yellow ball sitting perilously atop each for the final phase...

It’s a Marathon, Not a Sprint

Four-in-hand driving is always exciting, though sometimes the results can be predictable. Saturday's marathon at Royal Windsor Horse Show was both. Driving legend Boyd Exell (AUS), winner of the past...

Barn Lessons

We horse people are a curious lot. Joy is found in mundane chores. Every season brings its peculiar challenges of mucking out stalls, feeding, cleaning water buckets, polishing tack, grooming,...

Dwell Time

Leaving my overscheduled workday behind, I’m greeted by a whinny. If I linger too long outside, the pony neighs loudly. Nearing her stall, I try to let go of frustrations...