I don't know. I like the penning, roping, and stuff like that. Next season I may try some western show class just to get out in the arena for the experience. I need a lot of practice because I’m so new.
I had a lesson last night. I trot/jogged in a two point without stirrups for the first time. I also did a lot of two point without stirrups, the whole point being to build my lower body leg strength. I feel much less sore this morning.]
I'm still alive. I have been busy with the cold weather. Loping bare back WOW! I have all I can do with a trot at a two point in a western saddle. I gonna ride today unless the barn trainer puts me to work.
Historically, hunting has been a sport that has been predominately participated in by men. There have been notable exceptions, of course. Eleanor O’Connor, wife of the famous hunter and outdoor writer, Jack, traveled with him and hunted in many parts of the world, taking her share of game, including some exceptional trophies. Not as well-known to hunters today were Martin and Osa Johnson of the early to mid-1900’s. Together they traveled to many places that seemed extremely exotic and...