|a32 p. : |bill. (chiefly col.), maps (some col.) ; |c29 cm.
|aTrail riding 101 -- Trail riding history -- Rules of the ride -- Training -- Equipment -- Judging the horse -- Judging the rider -- Your first ride -- Problems on the trail -- Best breeds -- Long distance events -- Famous trail horses -- Trail riding champs
|aAre you longing to mount up and hit the trail? Trail Riding, the latest book in the Horsing Around series, explores the sport of competitive trail riding from "head to tail". Learn the tips, the tricks, the rules and rides, and most importantly, how to finish a winner
Describes the equestrian sport of Competititve Trail Riding, including its history, training and equipment for the horse and the rider, the risks involved, the types of horses that compete, and notable equine and human competitors.