1. How old were you when you first started riding? nine, then I quit for a while at age 10, then started again at 12
2. First horse ridden? a little grey pony at a carnival
3. First horse cantered on? Roomington, grey thoroughbred mare (first horse to scare the crud out of me too xP)
4. Have you ever ridden a pony? I saddletrain ponies as a job XD I ride more ponies than horses!
5. First Horse fallen off of? Velvet, at a riding camp xD
6. Most recent horse fallen off of? Noah when he decided that it would be fun to hop the four + foot arena fence!
7. First horse you trotted over poles with? Buster
8. First horse jumped with? I don't jump xP I ride western
9. First horse who ran away with you? Noah
10. First horse that scared the crap out of you? ROOMINGTON. Never put a 50 pound girl on an ex racehorse and wave a whip behind it! GEEEZ
11. First horse shown? Velvet
12. First horse to win a class with? Velvet xD
13. Do you/have you taken lessons? weeeell I took ten lessons at riding camp a year ago...and about fifteen when I was nine.
14. First horse you ever rode bareback? Moon (bonybackD:)
15. First horse trail ridden with? Delhria
16. Do you give your horse mash ever? Nope.
17. Do you ride English or western? Western. The only time that I rode english, I faceplanted.
18. First Horse to place at a show with? Buster
19. Ever been to horse camp? yes
20. Ever been to a riding clinic? nope :/
21. What is your favorite discipline? does bareback trailriding count? xD
22. First horse leased/partboard? haven't yet. :*(
23. What is your favorite color horse? that's a hard one. I love baldfaced blacks, but I love liver chestnuts too.
24. Highest ribbon in a show? First place xP
25. Ever been to a 'B' rated show? Nope...I dont normally show.
26. Ever competed in pony games/relay races? YES. It's amazing
27. Ever fallen off at a show? ehehehe. yes
28. Do you ride Hunter/Jumpers? I regularely ride an ex hunter/jumper. Does that count?
29. Have you ever barrel raced? Yep! LOVE IT
30. Ever done pole bending? Yes.
31. Favorite gait: Pacing <333 favorite normal gait is the canter though xP
32. Ever cantered bareback? Yes =]
33. Have you ever done dressage? Not officially, but I teach each of the ponies I work with to do most of the simpler thing (10 m circles, serpetines, etc)
34. Have you ever evented? nope. Never jumped xD
35. Have you ever mucked a stall? Yes...but not often. I muck a 10 ACRE PASTURE! xD
36. Ever been bucked off? Nope
37. Ever been on a horse that reared? Yep
38. Horses or Ponies? welll I'm rather partial to ponies. lol
39. Do you wear a helmet? Always.
40. What's the highest you've jumped? Does my horse hopping a ball that rolled under it's feet count?
41. Have you ever ridden at night? Yep!
42. Do you watch horsey television shows? I dont go out looking for them, but if I see one on I'll watch it =]
43. Have you ever been seriously hurt/injured from a fall? Very luckily, no, not yet.
44. Have you ever ridden without anything? hmmm. I think the closest I've gotten to riding with nothing is having a neck strap.
45. Do you ride in an arena or ring? both. Generally a ring though.
46. Have you ever been trampled by a horse? A MINI
aaaand a donkey. hehe
47. Have you ever been bitten? Want to see my arms? XD you don't work with ponies without being bitten or kicked a few (more like a few dozen) times.
48. What is your favorite breed of horse? Andalusians and Quarter Horses =]
49. Do you clean your tack regularly? I borrow tack. haha. The size range of the horses I ride differs too much!
50. Ever played ride-a-buck? Yes!