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Horseback Riding with a Temperamental Horse

Horseback Riding with a Temperamental Horse

09 July 18   |   Equestrian   |  

Controlling a Horse’s Temper If there’s one language we speak at Golden Ocala Golf & Equestrian Club, it’s that of a horse. So, we know they may be temperamental, but there is likely a good reason for that. Like any domesticated animal, horses usually have an attitude that reflects their conditions and care. They also . . .

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Horseback Riding as a Senior

Horseback Riding as a Senior

26 June 18   |   Equestrian   |  

Horseback Riding Following Retirement   As a hub for horseback riding activities, riding lessons, equine services and equestrian sports facilities, as well as miles of bridle trails, Golden Ocala Golf & Equestrian Club preaches lifelong horsemanship. Look at Queen Elizabeth — she’s 93 and still riding! But, of course, it depends on the person, the . . .

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Paso Fino

Paso Fino

15 August 17   |   Equestrian   |  

Imagine a carousel horse with a long flowing mane and tail, imagine the Paso Fino breed of horse.  The Paso Fino is a naturally-gaited light horse breed dating back to horses imported to the Caribbean from Spain on Christopher Columbus’ second voyage.  The Paso Fino breed is very popular in Marion County and surrounding communities. . . .

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Ocala Equestrians Take Their Competitive Drive to Germany

Ocala Equestrians Take Their Competitive Drive to ...

03 August 17   |   Equestrian   |  

Several champion equestrians from Ocala have returned from the 10-day World Equestrian Festival in Aachen, Germany, otherwise known in horse country as CHIO Aachen, or the official equestrian show of the Federal Republic of Germany. And just as we expected, our athletes did not disappoint. Not only did the U.S. walk away with silver in . . .

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