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Ride iQ x The Retired Racehorse Project

Ride iQ announces today that it has partnered with The Retired Racehorse Project (RRP), a nonprofit organization dedicated to facilitating placement of Thoroughbred ex-racehorses in second careers by increasing demand for them in equestrian sports and serving the farms, trainers, and organizations that transition them.

17 Best Gifts for Equestrians That Are as Unique as They Are

When it comes to finding the best gift for your barn bestie, horse show parent, always-there-for-you coach, or horse-obsessed S.O., it’s all about finding something with a special touch (think personalized or a little extra compared to what they might normally treat themselves to).

Ridely vs. Ride iQ: Choosing the Right Equestrian Coaching App

Let’s face it: accessibility can be a huge issue when it comes to riding. Due to time constraints, geography, or funds (or even a combination of all three!) it is almost impossible to have in-person instruction every time you are on a horse.

All About Intercollegiate Eventing

Chances are, you’ve heard of the seemingly age-old dilemma: should young equestrians continue riding while in college?

Nailing Your Dressage Test with Peter Gray

Love it or hate it, dressage is imperative. Putting scores aside, striving to build harmony with your horse will enhance all areas of training and competition. No matter what level a rider is, there is always room for improvement in the sport (or, let’s face it, the art) of dressage.

The Future of Eventing: an AMA with Sara Kozumplik Murphy

Eventing, like all equestrian sports, thrives on community. Behind the scenes of every success story, there are many people who contributed. From beginner riders to celebrated professionals, we all share the desire to support the sport.

Top 5 Barn Safety Tips With Hilda Donahue

Let’s face it: equestrians live a high-risk lifestyle. We spend countless hours around animals ten times larger than us. Accidents can occur with even the most schooled, laid-back lesson ponies and the most experienced handlers.

4 Tips to Get Your Horse Fit with Kyle and Jen Carter

Our horses are the epitomes of athletes. They try their hearts out for us to perform to the best of their abilities.

5 Tips for Building a Successful Equestrian Business With Doug Payne

You’re finally ready to take the next step in your equestrian pursuits. You’ve made the choice to pursue equestrian sport not only as a lifestyle, but a career. So, where do you start?

USPC x Ride iQ

The United States Pony Clubs and Ride iQ Announce Strategic Partnership

5 Tips to Get Your Horses Show-Ready with Max Corcoran

One of the first things we are taught as equestrians is how to groom a horse. We are all familiar with the basics: curry thoroughly, make sure the hooves are picked out, and use fly spray.

The Ultimate Gift Guide for Equestrians (2021)

‘Tis the season for gifting! We want to help you find the perfect gift for your barn BFF, superstar coach, horse-crazy S.O., Pony Club child, or horse show support squad!

17 Best Gifts for Equestrians That Are as Unique as They Are

When it comes to finding the best gift for your barn bestie, horse show parent, always-there-for-you coach, or horse-obsessed S.O., it’s all about finding something with a special touch (think personalized or a little extra compared to what they might normally treat themselves to).

Ridely vs. Ride iQ: Choosing the Right Equestrian Coaching App

Let’s face it: accessibility can be a huge issue when it comes to riding. Due to time constraints, geography, or funds (or even a combination of all three!) it is almost impossible to have in-person instruction every time you are on a horse.

The Ultimate Gift Guide for Equestrians (2021)

‘Tis the season for gifting! We want to help you find the perfect gift for your barn BFF, superstar coach, horse-crazy S.O., Pony Club child, or horse show support squad!

USPC x Ride iQ

The United States Pony Clubs and Ride iQ Announce Strategic Partnership

The Future of Eventing: an AMA with Sara Kozumplik Murphy

Eventing, like all equestrian sports, thrives on community. Behind the scenes of every success story, there are many people who contributed. From beginner riders to celebrated professionals, we all share the desire to support the sport.

All About Intercollegiate Eventing

Chances are, you’ve heard of the seemingly age-old dilemma: should young equestrians continue riding while in college?

Nailing Your Dressage Test with Peter Gray

Love it or hate it, dressage is imperative. Putting scores aside, striving to build harmony with your horse will enhance all areas of training and competition. No matter what level a rider is, there is always room for improvement in the sport (or, let’s face it, the art) of dressage.

Top 5 Barn Safety Tips With Hilda Donahue

Let’s face it: equestrians live a high-risk lifestyle. We spend countless hours around animals ten times larger than us. Accidents can occur with even the most schooled, laid-back lesson ponies and the most experienced handlers.

4 Tips to Get Your Horse Fit with Kyle and Jen Carter

Our horses are the epitomes of athletes. They try their hearts out for us to perform to the best of their abilities.

5 Tips for Building a Successful Equestrian Business With Doug Payne

You’re finally ready to take the next step in your equestrian pursuits. You’ve made the choice to pursue equestrian sport not only as a lifestyle, but a career. So, where do you start?

5 Tips to Get Your Horses Show-Ready with Max Corcoran

One of the first things we are taught as equestrians is how to groom a horse. We are all familiar with the basics: curry thoroughly, make sure the hooves are picked out, and use fly spray.

Ep. 19: Office Hours

Q&A with Leslie Law & Lesley Grant Law Recap from 12.28.21

Ep. 18: Office Hours

Q&A with Hilda Donahue Recap from 12.21.21

Ep. 16: Office Hours

Q&A with Jon Holling Recap from 12.07.21

Ep. 15: Office Hours

Q&A with Kyle & Jen Carter Recap from 11.30.21

Ep. 9: Office Hours

Q&A with Kyle & Jen Carter Recap from 10.19.21

Ep. 7: Office Hours

Q&A with Doug Payne Recap from 10.05.21

Ep. 5: Office Hours

Q&A with Jon Holling Recap from 09.21.21

Ep. 2: Office Hours

Q&A with Holly Hepp Hudspeth Recap from 09.01.21