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Equestrianists Launch New Adventure Races on Horseback

The organizers of the Mongol Derby, the longest and toughest horse race in the world, have launched a world series of equine adventure races.

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5 Questions with Hannah Isop

Get the inside scoop on Practical Horseman's latest podcast with hunter and jumper competitor and trainer Hannah Isop.

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6 Questions with Rising Star Brian Moggre

Get the inside scoop on Practical Horseman’s latest podcast with show jumper Brian Moggre.

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World Cup Lead-Up: Get to Know Andrew Welles

Andrew Welles is hoping to compete in his first World Cup in Las Vegas this April. Learn more about Andrew and his two top horses, Brindis Bogibo and Primo Troy.

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4 Questions with Frank Madden

Get the inside scoop on Practical Horseman’s latest podcast with top hunter/equitation trainer, judge and clinician Frank Madden.

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6 Questions With Adrienne Sternlicht

Get the inside scoop on Practical Horseman's latest podcast with World Equestrian Games team gold medalist Adrienne Sternlicht.

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5 Questions with Top Show Jumper Laura Kraut

Get the inside scoop on Practical Horseman's latest podcast with Olympic show jumper Laura Kraut.

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6 Questions with Andre Dignelli

Get the inside scoop on Practical Horseman's latest podcast with top hunter, jumper and equitation trainer Andre Dignelli.

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5 Questions with Husband-and-Wife Team Carleton and Traci Brooks

Get the inside scoop on Practical Horseman's latest podcast with hunter, jumper and equitation trainers Carleton and Traci Brooks.

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The Practical Horseman Podcast: Boyd Martin

Get the inside scoop on Practical Horseman's latest podcast with eventing Olympian Boyd Martin.

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About Sandy Ferrell

Get the inside scoop on this week’s guest on the Practical Horseman podcast, top hunter rider and trainer Sandy Ferrell.

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Fundraising Efforts for Irish Olympian Kevin Babington

An update on Irish Show Jumper Kevin Babington’s condition after he suffered a spinal injury and fundraising options to help support him.

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An Open Letter to the 2019 Mongol Derby Competitors

One year after completing the longest, toughest horse race in the world, Practical Horseman’s Managing Editor Jocelyn Pierce offers advice for future derbyists.

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5 Questions with Selena O’ Hanlon

Get the inside scoop on Practical Horseman’s latest podcast with Canadian eventer Selena O’Hanlon.

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Building Blocks to Coursework

Top hunter rider and trainer Amanda Steege shares exercises for smoother hunter rounds.

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Lexington Lead-Up: Sharon White and Cooley On Show

Sharon White and Cooley On Show are gearing up for their third trip to the Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event.

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Mongol Derby Part III: Sometimes You Just Have to Close Your Eyes

Practical Horseman Associate Editor Jocelyn Pierce recounts her Mongol Derby adventure in the final edition of this three-part series.

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Mongol Derby Part II: Slow and Steady Does Not Win the Race

Practical Horseman Associate Editor Jocelyn Pierce recounts her Mongol Derby adventure in Part II of this three-part series.

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Mongol Derby Part I: ‘Everybody Has a Plan Until They Get Punched in the Mouth’

Practical Horseman Associate Editor Jocelyn Pierce recounts her Mongol Derby adventure in Part I of this three-part series.

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Getting Mongol Derby Fit

How Jocelyn has physically prepared over the past 11 months leading up the Mongol Derby

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How a Vegetarian Survives the Mongol Derby

Insight from Registered Dietitians Natalie Gavi and Aaron Owens Mayhew on how to fuel for the longest and toughest horse race in the world.

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Erik Cooper: Reindeer Adventurer and King of the Bloodwagon

Mongol Derby rescue crew member Erik Cooper shares his take on the longest and toughest horse race on the planet.

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Mongolia Lessons in Utah

Mongol Derby training with Christoph Schork resulted in more than lessons on endurance riding.

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Organizing the Mongol Derby

Inaugural competitor Katy Willings shares how she oversees the world’s toughest horse race.

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Be Comfortable with Being Uncomfortable

U.S. Air Force Captain and Iraq War veteran Tim Finley completed the Mongol Derby in 2016 to raise awareness for a greater cause.

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Step One: Learn About Endurance Riding

Jocelyn breaks into the world of endurance riding and works on fitness in and out of the saddle.

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The Mongol Derby: 600 Miles in 10 Days (or Less)

The Mongol Derby is a bit unique and usually emboldens lots of questions about the who, what, why, where and how. Here are the 11 most frequently asked questions I’ve encountered since signing up for the Mongol Derby.

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Destination: Mongolia

Practical Horseman's Associate Editor Jocelyn Pierce sets her sights on the Mongol Derby.