Master Your Mountain Trail Pattern

PROPER PREPARATION NECESSARY FOR SUCCESS by Mark Bolender The most important thing a judge should see when you run a Mountain Trail pattern is a partnership between horse and rider. Show a horse that has been properly schooled and trained. Memorizing a pattern will...

Taking Mountain Trail To The World Equestrian Games

WORLDWIDE INTEREST IS GROWING by Mark Bolender Riding through rugged mountain trails is something people do every day across the world. You never know what kind of obstacles you and your horse might encounter on the trail; you may have to cross anything from fallen...

Mountain Trail – More About This Exciting New Discipline

FUN FOR PARTICIPANTS AND SPECTATORS by Mark Bolender It’s exciting to see mountain trail growing around the world. What a year it has been! We now have seven nations involved and four of those countries are holding certified IMTCA (International Mountain Trail...

Mountain Trail – An Exciting New Discipline

FUN FOR PARTICIPANTS AND SPECTATORS by Mark Bolender The new discipline of Mountain Trail is in exciting times. For the past six years Mountain Trail courses have been built across the globe. An association known as International Mountain Trail Challenge (IMTCA) has...