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KodeeLuver 08-30-2010 04:54 PM

Horse riding is a sport
 
This isnt my video but I HATE IT WHEN PEOPLE SAY HORSE RIDING ISNT A SPORT so Im going to prove them worng!

KodeeLuver 08-30-2010 05:00 PM

GUYS I WOULD LIKE TO SEE YOU RIDE ONE OF THESE
girls do you agree

A knack for horses 08-30-2010 05:04 PM

Very nice video!

The battle scars say it all.

KodeeLuver 08-30-2010 05:05 PM

Yupp aha

lilkitty90 08-31-2010 09:05 PM

love these!

Deerly 09-01-2010 12:44 AM

Oh yes, it's absolutely a sport!

I understand that the spills and accidents and falls make the most dramatic "points" across to non-riders but so much more than the "dangers" of riding is the skill, the balance, the communication, the muscles and the practice required to be good.

Aching thighs and calves, muscle training and endless hours of practice to become a better rider and to become a better team with your horse. It's those things that really quantify it as a "sport" to me. It's not just sitting atop a horse, it's work and it's hard and it takes a lot of time to train your body and mind - just like all sports it requires athleticism!

KodeeLuver 09-01-2010 05:35 PM

I so agree big time!

MGA 09-01-2010 10:43 PM

Love Them

Whenever anyone tells me that riding isn't a sport I invite them to help me at the barn for a day. That sure changes their minds.

rush60 09-02-2010 04:17 PM

I agree ..If it were easy everybody would do it. I find it amusing when the couch jockeys declare horse riding not to be a sport. I just smile at them and go out and ride.

Northern 09-02-2010 05:25 PM

You can engage in sports with horses, but horse riding is primarily a relationship, a partnership, which shows off the magnificence of the horse.


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