5 Disciplines Arabian Horses Excel At


Arabian horses are one of the most popular breeds in the world. Their striking beauty is only one of their desirable traits. They’re also incredibly versatile, competing in all sorts of disciplines from English to western. There are entire show circuits dedicated to purebreds and half-breds.

The Versatility of Arabians

1. Dressage: Known as sport horses, many Arabians excel in dressage and other English disciplines. The Arabian Sport Horse Alliance promotes the breed in dressage, eventing, hunters, jumpers, combined driving, and driven dressage.

2. Endurance: Thanks to their stamina, hardiness, and resistance, this breed is frequently used in the endurance world. They actually dominate the sport!

3. Western Pleasure: Some riders choose to enter their horses into western pleasure classes. These horses have their own Arabian judges. They carry themselves different than your typical Quarter Horse. This breed also competes in other western disciplines like ranch riding, reining, and trail obstacles.

4. Saddle Seat: Many compete in a saddle seat division. These horses are classy and elegant, which comes naturally to this breed.

5. Racing: You may not realize it, but Arabians can be race horses. There is actually an Arabian Jockey Club. The fastest recorded time for one is 65 MPH.

How incredible are they?!? There are so many reasons to love this breed.

Read More

Let’s Rodeo San Antonio!

Let’s Rodeo San Antonio!

Recently, the 75th annual San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo (SASSR) concluded over two weeks of thrilling rodeo action. With over 1.4 million dollars in added money, this historic rodeo has the power to transform an athlete's season and career. This high-stakes payout...

The American Rodeo: Four Western Fashion Looks To Wear

The American Rodeo: Four Western Fashion Looks To Wear

The American is less than two weeks away which means it's high tide to pull together your best Western looks! Whether you lean laid back in denim or dress it up with a dress or blazer, there's room for every cowgirl in this stadium! Check out our outfit ideas for one...

Billie And Clayton Sellars Have A Baby Boy On The Way!

Billie And Clayton Sellars Have A Baby Boy On The Way!

Billie and Clayton Sellars have a baby boy on the way! The western industry businesswoman and NFR qualifier are expecting their first little one and couldn't be more excited. https://www.instagram.com/p/C3G_Sl1xT2x/ "We are beyond blessed and excited to be parents to...

Related Posts