All Posts By: Bethany

The Art of Show Jumping with Andrew Welles

Andrew Welles is an international show jumper who specializes in training, sales, and competition at the highest level of the sport. Andrew competed at the FEI Nations Cup in 2009, representing the United States both in Austria and Portugal. He also represented the U.S. at the 2018 Spruce Meadows Masters, and the 2019 FEI Jumping […]

Equine Event Planning with Meghan Margewicz

Meghan Margewicz started riding at the young age of seven and continued to learn about the sport while owning a couple different horses, participating in Pony Club, and even working with trainer, Jenni Mcallister. Using her knowledge of the industry, Meghan is now the event director for the number one equestrian expo in the world, […]

3 Ways to Combat Poor Riding Posture

When you’re riding with constant instruction from a trainer, it’s pretty easy to maintain good posture within a daily or weekly lesson format. Over time, and without instruction, many adult riders (including myself) can get into the habit of slouching. The core of riding (pun intended!) stems from such a classical position that I feel […]

Leaning Into Resistance with Laura Graves

Laura Graves is an American dressage rider representing the U.S. Dressage Team. With many mentionable wins including broze at the 2016 Olympics, 2nd in the World Cup Final Grand Prix in 2017, and double silver medals at the World Equestrian Games in 2018. In the same year, Laura became the first American dressage rider to […]

Moving Up The Riding Ladder with Ellesse Gundersen

Ellesse Gundersen (Jordan) is a recognized international dressage rider that has competed in some of the biggest arenas and shows around the world including the FEI World Cup Finals 2018, FEI World Equestrian Games 2018 and several international CDIs where she has placed, won and represented Team Philippines. Based in Wellington, FL, Ellesse continues to pursue a […]

Leading The Plaid Horse with Piper Klemm

Piper Klemm is publisher and editor-in-chief of The Plaid Horse Magazine as well as co-host for the magazine’s podcast, The Plaidcast. Having not come from a horse family background, Piper has certainly made a name for herself as she is also an author of the novel series Show Strides, and a professor at St. Lawrence University. Listen in as […]

Hair Mask Tutorial

So, I have to confess that I like to wait several days between hair washes (it’s good for your hair, right?). The thing that saves me at end of that time is doing a hair mask! The how-to for my go-to hair mask is below! I use some common things you’d have in your house […]

Nutrition the Natural Way with Dani Conway

Dani Conway is a nutritional practitioner as well as an equestrian athlete helping women ditch the diet, loose weight, and gain energy in order to improve equestrian sport performance. In this episode Dani shares her story of how she developed a healthy lifestyle and became CEO of┬áNutrition the Natural Way.┬áIf you’re looking for tips on […]

USEF Try On Haul Recap

US Equestrian has a ton of clothing available on their site, and I had the chance to do a takeover on their Instagram to try on a few things! They are partnered with Ariat to outfit all U.S. teams and make that apparel available to all. This means great quality equestrian gear for us! Keep […]