I might as well I have plenty time on my hands....(actually i'm procrastinating from college work)
1. How old were you when you first started riding? I was roughly 5, but you couldn't really call it riding as I was never taught and had to learn myself. But my first pony was a little star!
2. First horse ridden? My sisters old pony got given to me when I was 5 and she lost interest, he was a jet black Shetland called jasper.
3. First horse cantered on? My second pony a 14hh light chestnut I got when I was about 7 she was called dolly and was an angel, she really looked after her rider, I cantered her bareback in the field (fell off about 5 seconds later though)
4. Have you ever ridden a pony? Yup, quite a few infact
5. First Horse fallen off of? Dolly
6. Most recent horse fallen off of? About 2 months ago when I was leasing hob-knob of of my dad. Little turd aimed his butt down hill and launched me outta the saddle when I was least expecting it!
7. First horse you trotted over poles with? Peaches, Ahhhh I see a pattern. I miss that fat little pony! He was 32 when he died.
8. First horse jumped with? Whiskey
9. First horse who ran away with you? My third horse velvet I was 8 she was an old Cleveland bay I was trying to lead her to the field and she took off down the road gave me rope burn because I didn't let go...eventually I did and I met her at the gate to the field
10. First horse that scared the crap out of you? Velvet when she took off down the road
11. First horse shown? Never shown
12. First horse to win a class with? See above
13. Do you/have you taken lessons? Never in my life
14. First horse you ever rode bareback? Jasper, I never had any tack for him at all
15. First horse trail ridden with? Velvet
16. Do you give your horse mash ever? Some times, only if she's stabled or as a treat
17. Do you ride English or western? Neither... I ride stef styleee haha nah I ride english
18. First Horse to place at a show with? Never shown
19. Ever been to horse camp? Nope but I imagine its great fun
20. Ever been to a riding clinic? Nope
21. What is your favorite discipline? Not really got one
22. First horse leased/partboard? First horse I ever leased was hob-knob offa my dad
23. What is your favorite color horse? Im partial to dark chestnuts
24. Highest ribbon in a show? None :(
25. Ever been to a 'B' rated show? Don't know what that is
26. Ever competed in pony games/relay races? I've done a chase before
27. Ever fallen off at a show? Never, I am too advanced! (i wish lol).
28. Do you ride Hunter/Jumpers? I would like too
29. Have you ever barrel raced? I've tried to before with whiskey, only instead of barrels we used tires and it was in a feild lol
30. Ever done pole bending? Nope
31. Favorite gait: Looove the canter, more so bareback it makes me feel so relaxed
32. Ever cantered bareback? Yes
33. Have you ever done dressage? No, would love to try though
34. Have you ever evented? Nope
35. Have you ever mucked a stall? I muck out about 15 stables every weekend sometimes more.
36. Ever been bucked off? Yes, most times with class haha.
37. Ever been on a horse that reared? Yep not really the funnest of times
38. Horses or Ponies? Both
39. Do you wear a helmet? All the time, unless I don't have it with me but that's usually only when im riding in a field
40. What's the highest you've jumped? Dunno maybe 2ft lol
41. Have you ever ridden at night? Yes not one of my proudest moments as I had been drinking and I was showing off to friends, I never had a bridal or saddle on I went down to the bottom of the field hopped on whiskey bareback and asked her to canter...which she did and very graciously brought me back to the top of the field where my friends are when I hopped off told my horse I loved her and left the field.
42. Do you watch horsey television shows? When I see something on
43. Have you ever been seriously hurt/injured from a fall? Nothing too serious most i've had was a torn ligament and a broken tail bone
44. Have you ever ridden without anything (tack)? Sure have
45. Do you ride in an arena or ring? If I had one I probably would
46. Have you ever been trampled by a horse? It happens occasionally
47. Have you ever been bitten? Yup
48. What is your favorite breed of horse? I'm quite partial to small stocky breeds
49. Do you clean your tack regularly? Yep I find it quite relaxing and love the smell of my leather oil
50. Ever played ride-a-buck? Dunno what that is