My Journey to Road to the Horse 2012 - Day 3

Johnathan FieldNow we're onto the obstacle course. When practicing I followed the same timeline as in the real event, so the colt had a rest overnight. This overnight rest before the obstacle competition makes the event quite different from others because the horses get a full day's rest before going into the obstacle course.

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My Journey to Road to the Horse 2012

Johnathan FieldSometimes things in life can come out of nowhere. Last April, I had one of those moments. Walking in from teaching a clinic near Edmonton, Alberta, my wife Angie informed me that Tootie Bland had called and I was to call her back. I knew exactly who she was and didn't hesitate to pick up the phone.

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