The fundamental qualities I consider when selecting a horse. These factors are the basis of my framework for selecting investment horses purchased for resale and horses that I personally select to ride in the sport.
Jim Wofford shares his philosophies and exercises on training an OTTB.
Marianne Taylor shares the story of one of the most legendary Thoroughbreds of all time, Touch Of Class. The partnership between this wonderful mare and Joe Fargis brought them a double gold at the 1984 Olympics.
Marianne Taylor shares the story of the quirky Thoroughbred, Mind Games, and how a special group of individuals helped this horse beat his insecurities and shine in the show ring.
Marianne Taylor shares the story of the legendary Thoroughbred, Snowbound. The partnership Bill Steinkraus had with this amazing TB resulted in a Gold Medal at the 1968 Olympics.
Marianne Taylor shares the story of the great Thoroughbred stallion, Sir Thomson.
Marianne Taylor shares the story of the Thoroughbred mare Magic Heart (aka Balalaika).
Marianne Taylor shares the story of the Thoroughbred gelding Western Pleasure, who wasn't quite fast enough for a racehorse, but excelled as top show hunter.
Marianne Taylor shares the story of the great Thoroughbred stallion Bonne Nuit and his immeasurable influence on American Show Jumping.
Jennie Carleton brings us the story of the partnership between Anna Jane White-Mullin and her great TB "Rivet."
Marianne Taylor shares the story of Jimmy Lee and Jane Womble’s time with the great Thoroughbred mare, Sign The Card.
Marianne Taylor shares the extraordinary story of Bold Minstrel, a horse who was a show hunter, foxhunter, eventer, and show jumper. He earned medals in three Pan Am Games and one Olympic Games in two disciplines.
Marianne Taylor shares the story of one of the great Working Hunters of all-time, Navy Commander and how Mrs. Betty Oare (née Reynolds) got the ride on this legendary Thoroughbred.
Jim Wofford explains how to train a young OTTB on the flat for three-day eventing so they are ready for the dressage phase.
Jennie Carleton shares the story of Showdown, one of the great Thoroughbred hunters of yesteryear who went undefeated in his career.
Marianne Taylor shares the story of Circus Rose (aka Miss Budweiser) one of the great post WWII era Thoroughbreds.
Advice to help a 4-year old Thoroughbred who speeds up and rushes through the corners at the canter on the flat.
Bernie talks about the Thoroughbred Idle Dice, a horse he had a very special relationship with.
Bernie outlines some tips you need to know when considering a career purchasing and selling Thoroughbreds.
Member Kerry asks for advice on how to start a schooling session on the flat with her green OTTB.