Biz Stamm

Biz Stamm

Using Dressage For Its Original Purpose: Mounted Medieval Weaponry

Proving that if you can think of it, it exists, Biz Stamm reports on a clinic she took in the fall with medieval mounted weaponry expert Troy Griffith. It’s exactly as bad-@$$ as it sounds.

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The Amazing Horse Women of Themyscira

An equestrian ode to Wonder Woman.

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‘Spirit: Riding Free’: Indoctrinating the Horse Crazy of Tomorrow

Biz Stamm braces herself for disaster in the spin-off Netflix series Spirit: Riding Free… and finds a lot to love about this latest adventure for young horse lovers.

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4 Ways Jumping My Dressage Horse Has Made Him (& Me) Better… At Dressage

Dressage riders know that incorporating dressage into the other disciplines will improve any horse and rider — but the opposite is also true! Biz shares her latest jumping adventures with her dressage horse.

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Mustang Makeover Family Edition, Part 2: Expo Weekend

Biz Stamm follows up with the mother and son team working towards the Northwest Horse Fair and Expo mustang makeover. How did Jessica and Joe’s mustangs fare in competition?

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‘A Cowgirl’s Story’: Movie Review

Biz tackles this straight-to-DVD release.

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5 Ways to Spend Valentine’s Day When Your Lady Inevitably Ditches You For Her Horse

Okay, let’s admit it — a majority of horse lovers are women, and a majority of us might be guilty of ditching our significant others for the barn on more than one occasion.

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Mustang Makeover: Family Edition

The Mustang Makeover welcomes horsemen to try their hand at gentling and training a wild mustang. Meet a mother and son team working towards the March Makeover in Oregon!

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Does My Horse Look Cute In These Genes?

Biz Stamm, with some help from her curious student Morgan Gardner and her beautiful “mystery mare,” takes an in-depth look at how breed genetic testing works.

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5 Things Long Distance Trail Running Has Taught Me About Riding

Aside from the obvious fitness benefits, there are plenty of other lessons to be drawn from long distance trail running. Biz Stamm draws on her own experience to find the parallels.

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‘Horse Sense For the Modern World’: A Conversation With Chris Irwin

Biz Stamm takes a closer look at Horse Lifestyle TV’s new production featuring the unique and pragmatic Chris Irwin, and speaks with the trainer about his approach to horsemanship.

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Working Equitation Consolidated Rule Book Impacts Bilaterally Blind Horses

A hotly-deliberated rule would bar horses with complete loss of vision from competing — which currently includes a particularly high-profile horse named Endo the Blind. Biz Stamm brings us the scoop.

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Winter Bingo for Equestrians

With, of course, a drinking-game twist.

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What Kind of Mind Reader Is Your Horse?

Ever felt like your horse was telepathic?

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Back to Basics: What Color IS Helix? Part I

Mystery: why does Biz’s dun mustang appear to be turning gray?

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Back to Basics: The Elusive 20-Meter Circle

Such a simple shape in theory, but in practice…

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Lady Gaga Got a White Horse for Christmas

And yes, there was a bow on it. Biz Stamm gets the celebrity scoop.

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Back to Basics: Teaching to the Test

Dressage should test the quality of training — not how well you practiced the manuever.

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Clinic Report: George Morris in Wilsonville, Oregon… With Memes

“Just like people expect a bit of a show when they attend a George Morris clinic, they also expect George Morris clinic recaps to be presented in meme form.” Biz Stamm reports on her recent experience.

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