Here’s another column you’re probably not going to find in Practical Horseman: “Oh $h!t,” a weekly collection of reader-submitted oopsies.
What is it about watching other people fall off that makes a Friday pass SO much more quickly?
Email photographic or video evidence of your darkest, most mortifying horse-related moments to email@example.com, and be sure to include a brief explanation of what happened. (As always, if you’re using professional photos make sure that you have the photographer’s permission.) I’ll go ahead and break the ice with a couple photos of my own.
Here’s a good one of me getting slammed into a trakehner at a horse trials a few years back.
But this is my favorite, from the Head of the Lake water complex at the Kentucky Horse Park. I got jumped out of the tack and…
…it ended badly, as these things always do.
Well, Horse Nation, I showed you mine–now it’s time to show me yours. I’ll be checking my inbox with anticipation!!