Equestrianism

Equestrianism (from Latin equester, equestr-, horseman, horse) more often known as riding, horseback riding (American English) or horse riding (British English) refers to the skill of riding, driving, steeplechasing or vaulting with horses. This broad description includes the use of horses for practical working purposes, transportation, recreational activities, artistic or cultural exercises, and competitive sport.

Read more about Equestrianism:  Overview of Equestrian Activities, History of Horse Use, Horse Racing, International and Olympic Disciplines, Haute École, Horse Shows, "English" Riding, "Western" Riding, Harness, Other Equestrian Activities, Health Issues, Criticism of Horses in Sport, Horse Riding On Coinage

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