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The Origin of Equestrianism

The Origin of Equestrianism

For centuries, equestrianism has been considered a hobby, sport, pastime, and passion for hundreds of thousands of people across the world. It has evolved from the sport of kings and nobles in European nations, to become the favorite after-school activity for pony clubbers. In fact, today, the equestrian sport thrives in a variety of disciplines throughout the United States.  The History of Equestrianism The term “equestrianism” stems from the Latin word, “equus,” meaning horse. A quick look at the history books reveals that the first equestrian sporting contest dates back to 682 BC with a four-horse chariot race during the 25th Olympiad in Greece....

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Do Bow size and shape matter?

Do Bow size and shape matter?

Do Bow Size and Shape Matter? Imagine this scenario: You have prepared for months to excel in your class, making sure you and your pony showcase your precision-perfect winning moves. You’ve prepared your attire from head to toe, ensuring your safety and reflecting your style. And, to highlight your individuality, you’ve adorned your braids with large, colorful hair bows, which draped halfway down your back. Unfortunately, the beautiful bows covered your number and irritated the judges, who have ultimately eliminated you from the class! An Insider’s Guide to Equestrian Hair Bows In the last 15 years, hair bows have surged in popularity...

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What are the best Bows for girls' hair?

What are the best Bows for girls' hair?

What Are the Best Bows for Girls’ Hair? Looking to add a little panache to a special girl’s outfit? Top off her look with an amazing hair bow. As one of the most versatile, must-have accessories every girl should own, hair bows allow a girl to express her individuality. In fact, even adults love hair bows, as seen on the runway this spring! But with so many options, what are the best bows for girls’ hair? Choosing the perfect bow really depends on a few factors, including the girl’s age, the thickness of her hair, the reason for the bow (i.e., special occasion, cheerleading),...

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Who needs to wear Hair Bows for Horse Shows?

Who needs to wear Hair Bows for Horse Shows?

Who Needs to Wear Hair Bows for Horse Shows? Heading off to compete in a horse show? Whether it’s your first time in the ring or you are a seasoned pro, you (and your hair) need to look good in the saddle. Often, this means topping your hairstyle off with a hair bow. But how you style your hair depends on your riding discipline, length of hair, and your age and size. Confused? Let’s break it down so you understand who really needs to wear hair bows for horse shows. Riding Discipline The exciting sport of equestrian riding offers more than a...

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