I have a couple of friends that are members and ride them (the competitions). They LOVE it and tell me its very casual~They all ride western here. (Texas) Not sure where you are so maybe that's why....I never saw any english riders in the videos. (Guess I'll look again) Anyway, have fun and let us all know if you had a good time!!
"If you talk to the animals they will talk with you and you will know each other. If you do not talk to them you will not know them and what you do not know, you will fear. What one fears, one destroys." - Chief Dan George