Horses are strong. They have a whole horsepower of strength. With "horsepower", however, one immediately thinks about how powerful a car is. And that has to do with the inventor James Watt. He died in 1819, exactly 200 years ago.
In the USA on 13 December is all about horses. None other than the American Congress declared the day National Day of the Horse. And why? It’s a day to remember the economic, historic and cultural contributions that horses have made.
Horses are fast and movements are difficult to predict. To shoot the perfect picture is very difficult in equestrian sports. Once a year, the Silver Camera is awarded for the best equestrian photo. This year the award goes to the USA.
What is this, this little stuffed animal on the back of many eventing riders? At big tournaments they carry "Berry" with them. Behind this is the sad and at the same time beautiful story of Hannah Francis. Sad because Hannah is dead. But her story is still alive.
His birthday is a milestone. On April 11, 2019, Neapolitano Nima turned 40. The oldest registered Lipizzan stallion in the world is not just anyone, but the former star of the Spanish Riding School in Vienna.