1. How old were you when you first started riding? 8 maybe?
2. First horse ridden? Cheerio, a B&W paint at a hunter barn in Virginia
3. First horse cantered on? Pumpkin
4. Have you ever ridden a pony? Pumpkin
5. First Horse fallen off of? Hmmm...maybe Quincy, because I didn't tighten the girth enough!
6. Most recent horse fallen off of? My current horse, Cappella. Lost a stirrup, hit a hole in the trail and fell all 17h down at a gallop. Boo.
7. First horse you trotted over poles with? Apollo
8. First horse jumped with? Corrizone at Hiram College
9. First horse who ran away with you? Cinco, my cousin's curly
10. First horse that scared the crap out of you? I can't remember his name, but a big paint at a barn I was working at. He was a menace
11. First horse shown? Apollo. Just a small schooling show
12. First horse to win a class with? Apollo: Open Ground Poles baby!
13. Do you/have you taken lessons? Random one off lessons as a kid, mostly when I could save the money. Now I take dressage and jumping lessons each week
14. First horse you ever rode bareback? Arthur
15. First horse trail ridden with? Brandy
16. Do you give your horse mash ever? Nope, how do you make it?
17. Do you ride English or western? Grew up western, have switched to english
18. First Horse to place at a show with? Apollo
19. Ever been to horse camp? Yes, when I was a girl scout I got to go to scout horse camp. It was fun! But not enough cantering
20. Ever been to a riding clinic? Yes, a small local dressage clinic
21. What is your favorite discipline? XC!!!
22. First horse leased/partboard? None
23. What is your favorite color horse? Its like picking your favorite cookie, impossible to do!
24. Highest ribbon in a show? Blue, once
25. Ever been to a 'B' rated show? Nope
26. Ever competed in pony games/relay races? Not officially
27. Ever fallen off at a show? Not yet
28. Do you ride Hunter/Jumpers? Jumpers
29. Have you ever barrel raced? No
30. Ever done pole bending? No
31. Favorite gait: gallop
32. Ever cantered bareback? Yes, way easier than trotting bareback
33. Have you ever done dressage? Yep.
34. Have you ever evented? Yes.
35. Have you ever mucked a stall? Of course! Its how I afforded to ride for a long time
36. Ever been bucked off? Yes.
37. Ever been on a horse that reared? Yes, i'd rather a buck
38. Horses or Ponies? Horses
39. Do you wear a helmet? I am getting better about it
40. What's the highest you've jumped? 3'6
41. Have you ever ridden at night? A local park by our barn does moonlight rides.. so cool
42. Do you watch horsey television shows? When Wildfire was on
43. Have you ever been seriously hurt/injured from a fall? Not too seriously
44. Have you ever ridden without anything (tack? Always have a bridle on
45. Do you ride in an arena or ring? Yes, but not exclusively
46. Have you ever been trampled by a horse? Not trampled, just stepped on enough to pull my toenail out
47. Have you ever been bitten? Yes, once really hard! Knocked the wind right out of me!
48. What is your favorite breed of horse? Big pretty warmbloods, rangy mustangs or tbs, stout QH, ok...all of them
49. Do you clean your tack regularly? Not as often as I should
50. Ever played ride-a-buck? No