Pointers from the pros with Dally Parker, Article and photo by Shelby McCamey One of the hardest things growing up in the equine industry is learning how to juggle and balance school and all the responsibilities that come with barrel racing. A youth who exceeds this concept is 13-year-old Dally Parker. Parker may go to
Must-haves with Terlip Daniels and Parker, Article and photo by Shelby McCamey Dally Parker says there are a few things she couldn’t haul without. The first is the 13-year-old’s personal favorite—her lucky black shirt. “I am so superstitious, I have to have my black shirt,” Parker said. “That’s the one thing I have to have;
Must-haves with Pete Oen, Article by Kailey Sullins One of Equi-Stat’s top futurity riders Pete Oen knows what it’s like to be on top of the charts. He’s taken home multiple big wins in the futurity world, including the Diamonds and Dirt Barrel Horse Classic and has more than $861,000 in lifetime earnings. With such
Must-haves with Molli Montgomery, Article by Shelby McCamey Well-known futurity trainer Molli Montgomery is getting the limelight this week as we jump in her trailer to find out what must-have items are essential in her gear bag. The first of her equine hauling must-haves is OE Nutraceuticals Align. Montgomery says it helps keep each of
By Danika Kent Whether you’ve grown up on horseback or developed this passion later in life, chances are, spending time in the saddle has become as second nature as walking. In some cases, we’re more comfortable there than on our own two feet, and after a while, it’s easy to dismiss ourselves as athletes. But
Fred Hunter: Horse trainer Fred Hunter answers your questions on to Helping a Front-Endy Horse Kelsey Lutjen: Some horses are naturally more anxious than others and require a more controlled approach to training. Futurity trainer Kelsey Lutjen walks us through her quick drill she uses to relax hot horses.
Desire is the key to motivation, but it’s determination and commitment to an unrelenting pursuit of your goal – a commitment to excellence – that will enable you to attain the success you seek. Boosting confidence in yourself and others is a big factor to doing your best in the arena. If you have a passion