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Horseback riding more than a hobby for Illini Equestrians

Horseback riding more than a hobby for Illini Equestrians

By Emma McGowen

March 19, 2015

Some people don’t believe that horseback riding is a sport, but those who have ridden at least once in their life know that’s not true. Horseback riding doesn’t include trail riding — the kind of riding you do in a national park on vacation — due to the fact that the horses are trained to ...