Itís every riderís nightmare, at least it's one of my fears.
One of my readers sent in a very scary story about how she got hung up in her stirrups while riding.
Based on her incident and our riding experience both on the trail and as registered riding instructors we put together this piece that discusses some of the whyís behind how your foot can get caught; what to look for in footwear to prevent the problem; and a look at different stirrup styles.
What do you do to prevent a hang up? I like tapaderos since Iím partial to lace up boots.
You can read the entire article here.