• Biggest Horse Races

    Popular Sports that Involve the Use of Horses

    Horse riding competitions have been around for centuries. The competitions involve the horses being trained and ridden for competitive purposes. There were horse-riding sports and competitions like Chariot racing even during the ancient Egyptian era. This article outlines a few horseback riding sports, how they are played, and how the winners are determined. Show Jumping In this sport, the rider and his horse must complete a course with obstacles that are either uprights, spread, or combined jumps in doubles or trebles. Showjumping tests the scope, agility, and how careful the horse is. The winner of the competition is identified by a combination of being the fastest and having the least…