Being Mindful in and out of the Saddle

Written by Jec Ballou Sitting shoulder-to-shoulder with Zen monks for a week last fall made me believe that a rider’s ultimate responsibility is to give up her ego. Human beings carry so much around—stress, thoughts, emotional pain, responsibilities—that we lose clarity in moment-to-moment living. This blocks our ability to genuinely “let go” in our lives, […]

Inside Eclectic Horseman Magazine

Eclectic Horseman Issue No. 117 The Four Methods of Moving the Hindquarters With Buck Brannaman Buck walks you through the four methods of moving the hindquarters that will help you with correct leads, collection, and so much more. Colt Starting Skills — A Round Table with Martin Black, Lester Buckley and Lee Smith By Tom […]