Category Archives: Endurance

2018 Goals

I’ve found that it helps me stay focused if I write my goals down. The last two years have not gone according to plan, but I’m going to try again this year. Advertisements

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2017 Miles

Happy New Year! 2017 was a pretty good year, especially compared to the Worst Year Ever of 2016. In terms of endurance goals it was not at all successful, but having survived 2016 really helped me keep perspective on all the minor set backs and bumps in the road this year. On a large scale, …

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Dressage for Endurance Riders (aka winter motivation)

I started the day feeling pretty blah and ho-hum about the weather…  This is the first day this fall (winter now?) that I would normally go trail ride, but have decided not to because it is too damn cold.  My horses are in light-work-only mode right now, and I just can’t bear to trail ride …

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Maprika – Trail Map Live Tracking

My friend told me about this really neat free app that tracks your current location on a trail map. It is really helpful if you’re riding somewhere new, or if the trails are poorly marked, or if you’re just plain no good at navigation. It is called Maprika, but I had to search for “GPS …

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Endurance Ride:  Top of the Rock – Squid

In case you missed it, here’s the ride story about Friday’s LD on Moxie at Top of the Rock endurance ride.  Saturday was Squidy’s endurance debut.  Well, LD anyway.

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