Freezing cold, raining, tornado winds, and I watched as the local golfers battled it out in the wind.
Then I realised that I was off to my horse to do exactly the same thing.
During school I would miss carnivals, and parties, and excursions, and the line “oh Sarah has another horse competition” was pretty well the norm, fused with an eye roll and a “oh not that again” sort of attitude.
In Australia they say “only a surfer knows the feeling” (…)
Everything we do in life is a mindset, and horse riders have a mindset that enables them the thrive in the silence between horse and rider.
In Australia they say “only a surfer knows the feeling”, I would say that what a rider feels is a powerful thing, and for some of us, the thing we will pursue for a lifetime.