Kristen Kovatch

Kristen Kovatch

Wylie vs. The Mongol Derby, Powered by SmartPak, Day 8: Horsing Around

More riders complete the Mongol Derby, with Leslie Wylie projected to finish tomorrow! Here’s the full report on Day 8.

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Wylie vs. The Mongol Derby, Powered by SmartPak, Day 7: We Have Winners!

Barry Armitage and Ed Fernon are your 2017 Mongol Derby co-winners! Click here for the full report plus an update on our very own Leslie Wylie, who is (unsurprisingly) still smiling.

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Wylie vs. The Mongol Derby, Powered by SmartPak, Day 6: One Steppe at a Time

Bolstered by some donations from her fellow riders, Leslie Wylie put away some distance today, progressing somewhere in the neighborhood of 100 miles!

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Wylie vs. The Mongol Derby, Powered by SmartPak, Day 5: Steppefamily

The grueling race environment seems to be taking its toll on the field — but our LW is STILL smiling!

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Wylie vs. The Mongol Derby, Powered by SmartPak, Day 4: It Takes a Village

Leslie Wylie faced another challenging day on the steppe on Day Four of the Mongol Derby: get the details here on StirrupGate, a truly naughty pony and the kindness of fellow competitors.

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Wylie vs. the Mongol Derby, Powered by SmartPak Day 3: No-Stirrup Mongolia

Challenges befall our heroine on Day 3 — but despite the total loss of her kit and stirrups, Leslie is still riding and still smiling.

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10 Quintessential Summer Experiences Improved By Adding Horses

And if someone asks you “can’t you do anything without bringing your horse along?”, ignore them. You don’t need that kind of negativity in your life.

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#horsenation ‘Grams of the Week

Another week of horse life, rounded up in your images!

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Horses In Last Night’s ‘Game of Thrones’ vs. My Horses

There will most definitely be spoilers — this is your official warning.

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‘Oh Crap’ Monday: Gun Runner & The Infamous ‘Tail Shoe’

Monday is already the crappiest day of the week, so we’re making things official — and we can officially add that we’ve never seen anything quite like this before, courtesy of Saturday’s running of the Whitney.

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‘Dyna Does Dressage’ Doc Features First Mule to Compete in US Dressage Finals

In 2014, we introduced the world to Laura Hermanson and Heart B Dyna, the first mule to qualify and compete at US Dressage Finals. Now, their story is hitting the big screen!

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Book Review: ‘Stars Hide Your Fires’

An eventing novel by Mary Pagones.

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