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The trail is the ultimate rival

Barbara White subscribes to a simple approach when it comes to successfully negotiating the 100-mile Western States Trail Ride. “Every mile is one you don’t have to do again, ...

Perry: A testament to endurance

The dog may be man’s best friend. But look back at thousands of years of history and it is the horse that has been man’s most trusted ally. It was the horse that was used to co ...

What a ride for Engsberg

Tears accompanied Alison Bailey’s hoots and hollers Saturday night shortly after Sarah Engsberg rode across the finish line at the 54th Tevis Cup endurance ride. Engsberg fulfil ...

It takes two to make Tevis go right

In looking at the roster for this year’s Tevis Cup through the eyes of an equestrian novice, the names of the riders jump off the page. Tevis veterans realize the names of the ho ...

Home trail advantage

After 40 years and thousands of miles logged on the Western States Trail, Hal Hall’s nerves are still on edge leading up to the Tevis Cup endurance ride on Saturday. One year af ...

Can Stewart tame the trail again?

Just as human athletes do, horses need a certain mental toughness to get through endurance races. Tevis Cup rider Loreley Stewart realized that when talking to some of the first ru ...

Tevis a trail for all ages

While most 17-year-olds are planning their weekends around trips to the mall or bumming around at a beach with friends, Rachel Shackelford will be out on a hot, dusty trail for a f ...