Posts by Kaitlyn Hurst

S1E14 Understanding and empowering your horse with Sandy Bentien


A NRHA Non Pro Futurity & Derby Champion, while riding and training her own horses, Sandy Bentien is the ultimate DIY-er. In this episode, she tells us how building a connection with your horse can give you an edge in the show pen, and how to balance your ambitions with the wellbeing of your horse.…

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S1E13 Sandy Collier on finding confidence and using your failures to grow


NRCHA and AQHA World Champion. Cowgirl and NRCHA Hall of Fame inductee. International Clinician and Judge. These are just a few more-than-deserved titles earned by Sandy Collier. Sandy joins us to share how positivity, confidence and patience helps lead to success as a horse person and a showman. Learn more about Sandy on her website…

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S1E12 Building a relationship with your horse, even when they’re quirky, with Clayton Edsall


Reined cow horse trainer, Clayton Edsall talks to us about training horses that can perform in the show pen and on the ranch, empowering a quirky horse to be their best self, and more. Learn more about Clayton and Clayton Edsall Cow Horses on his website and Facebook.

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S1E11 Considering your horse’s emotions and learning to never pick a fight, with Julie Goodnight.

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In this episode we speak with clinician and leader in horse behavior Julie Goodnight about seeing things from your horse’s perspective. She talks to us about working with the horse in front of you that day, why you should never pick a fight with a horse, how horses respond to dynamic versus static pressure, considering…

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S1E10 Building a work ethic in yourself and your horse, while not overdoing it, with Justin Wright


After winning the NRCHA Derby two years in a row, Justin Wright shares how staying positive and not trying to force any situation leads to his success. In this chat, he also talks to us about how building trust, paired with a strong work ethic, leads to a horse that loves their love and has…

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