Articles by Sarah Elder for the American Quarter Horse Journal - Expert advice on horse care and horse riding

Sarah Elder for the American Quarter Horse Journal

Barrel Racing. Courtesy AQHA

Are You in Shape to Show?

Sometimes horse owners become so wrapped up in the care, comfort and performance of their horses that they forget that they are half of the competitive team. The rider?s physical fitness, nutrition, rest and overall health also play a determining role in the overall show ring performance. Here are ways competitors can consider their own personal care during competitions. From America's Horse Journal