From horses hanging legs to riders hanging on for dear life, this week’s edition of #EventerFailFriday is all about the hang. Hang in there through the rest of your Friday afternoon, and enjoy! From Casey...» Read More!
If you’re going to make things awkward, I say go all in. Give it your 110%. Really commit. And, above all, be sure to get it on camera. Here’s a steaming hot serving of your...» Read More!
Happy #EventerFailFriday! Congratulations on making it through the workweek — and if you happen to be competing this weekend, we wish you the best of luck finding the finish flags of that, too. Remember, when...» Read More!
You hear nice-to-a-fault people all the time bemoaning “I can’t say no!” As a species, we’ve perfected the old nod-and-smile: “Of course I’m excited about wearing this bridesmaid dress that makes me look like a...» Read More!
Over it, under it, or through it … it might not always be pretty, and the grass might not always be greener on the other side, and every now and again we might even faceplant in said grass....» Read More!
Gravity is a drag. As eventers, we’re always looking for ways to defy it — jump higher, leap further. Yet, gravity will always defy us in the end. What goes up, as they say, must...» Read More!
Happy #EventerFailFriday! All aboard the strugglebus, choochoo! Here we go … don’t forget to tag your strugs on Instagram for inclusion in a future edition! View this post on Instagram Is it too early for...» Read More!
Take it from my hands, ‘cuz I can’t get over this jump on my own. Hey, we’ve all been there. Exhibit A: your latest batch of #EventerProblems. View this post on Instagram #eventerfailfriday while XC...» Read More!
You guys have been hard at work on the fails this week, great job! Thank you for bringing a joyful little cringe into our lives on an otherwise humdrum Friday homestretch. Remember: The road to...» Read More!
I’m sure I’m not the only horse show photographer who keeps a little black book of fail pics. If you spend enough time watching horses jump through the lens of a camera, you’re bound to...» Read More!
Horses and riders have been flying through the air since long before Wilbur and Orville Wright invented the first successful airplane. Sometimes they soar through the air together, their bodies merged as a single bird...» Read More!
“I get knocked down, but I get up again, you’re never gonna keep me down.” — Chumbawamba’s timeless classic, Tubthumping. Let’s hear it for all of you out there in the great Eventing Nation who...» Read More!
Never has an #EventerFailFriday video narration been more perfect than in this first video. “Because you know in eventing they just … WHOA!!!” On point. Enjoy! I was such a goner 😂 thanks Finn A...» Read More!
Welcome to #EventerFailFriday, a support group for sharing your most strugglebus moments. From slightly sticky moments to full-on bombs, join us in celebrating the fact that every road to success is paved with a few...» Read More!
“Mom mom mom mom too fast TOO FAST AHHHHHHHHHHH!” When a pony ride at Rosefield Farm Sport Horses, an eventing barn in Brimfield, Illinois, starts going south, mom leaps to the rescue....» Read More!
I don’t know why this series is called #EventerFailFriday. All the riders and horses in these photos and videos are putting themselves out there, going for it, living their best lives. In my book, that’s...» Read More!
Happy #EventerFailFriday! All aboard the strugglebus, choochoo! Here we go … don’t forget to tag your strugs on Instagram for inclusion in a future edition! https://www.instagram.com/p/BeeWtgPgzeF/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BgOY0UcHyah/ Satine says faux cross country questions are OUT...» Read More!
Being “extra” is a phrase that linguistic pioneers of the Internet have been bandying about lately, meaning over-the-top, excessive, dramatic, etc. Example: I don’t know what is going on in that GIF, but I think...» Read More!
Welcome to#EventerFailFriday, a support group for sharing your most strugglebus moments. From slightly sticky moments to full-on bombs, join us in celebrating the fact that every road to success is paved with a few potholes....» Read More!
If a photo is worth 1,000 words, a video is worth … what … 10,000? 20,000? We’re going with 100,000, judging from these reader-submitted gems. Let’s start with this video, sent in by reader Kiri...» Read More!
Way-over, not-quite-under or just-take-the-whole-fence-out … style be darned, we eventers are determined to get to the other side. Here are a few of our favorite #EventerFailFriday feats from the last few weeks! Be sure to...» Read More!
“A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds,” said American transcendentalist philosopher Ralph Waldo Emerson in his 1841 essay “Self Reliance.” I’m not sure what a hobgoblin is (event horse says: a frightening creature...» Read More!
If a photo is worth 1,000 words, a video is worth … what … 10,000? 20,000? We’re going with 100,000, judging from these reader-submitted gems. Enjoy! https://www.instagram.com/p/BYfHkQ9nnPw/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BXG4hq1Hy7B/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BXX7R_FBTCz/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BXYgTepDB72/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BXeFNSGlW13/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BYzTd3XhxqH/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BXq41GeBQNG/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BYOVv8ogFEA/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BY1KgB2npLi/...» Read More!