SmartPak Story of the Week

A big congratulations to Carrie Mulks for her winning contribution, “From Skeleton to Rising-star Event Horse in 10 Months.” With 5,271 views, it was the most popular guest submission of last week.

For your efforts and to show our appreciation, Carrie, we’ll be sending you a gift card from our fantastic sponsor, SmartPak!

Read the winning story here:


Runners up included “Your Turn: I'm no expert but I think our sport is dying” by Bernadette Kilcer (3,206 page views), followed by “The Idea of Order: Total blanket destruction” by Morgane Schmidt (1,328 page views). We urge you to go back and read these fantastic stories if you missed them the first time around.

For all you writerly-types, we encourage you to throw your hat in the ring yourself! Click here for contest rules and here for contributor guidelines.

Thank you writers, thank you readers, and thank you SmartPak for giving us this opportunity to reward the talented contributors who make Horse Nation possible.