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Meanwhile in Namibia

… these posts will be alternated with endurance riding post, so nobody gets bored 😎


Two mornings after my first endurance ride …

By Monday my thigh muscles were sore beyond anything I could remember. I was determined never to suffer like this again on another ride and began to work on my own fitness.

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My first ever endurance ride

After only a few training rides with Sprite the date for my first endurance ride drew closer and with it my nervousness. Much later I found out that this is rather normal and all the build up of adrenalin is quite useful during the actual ride. As my rides with Raik on his Sham El Manne and me on Sprite had been only 12 to 16 km long I was really worried if I would last the distance of 36 km at Okahandja.

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Endurance riding – an adventure not only for young people …

This is my first blog post about endurance riding. The following posts will continue my journey into this sport.

A journey into what you can achieve – not just for horse lovers and

– a journey through Namibia – not always on horseback


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