We need to be clear about something here: we have some really terrific kids at our barn. Of course we’ve always been proud of our KMF adults and juniors – it would be hard to find a group more supportive of each other or as dedicated to both their sport and their horses as they are. Plus they are fun, talented, generous – the list goes on! Maybe with such good examples all around them it should come as no surprise that our kids are great, too. They are polite and respectful and brave – but, thank goodness, silly and playful, too. They remind us every day of the sheer joy of riding!
Need an example? Here is a charming little note we just received from one of our young riders. If ever we worry that all the time and money and sacrifice spent on horses or ponies is worth it, here’s a reminder that yes, yes it is: