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EPM the Master of Disguise- Part 1 of 3 ‘EPM Stories’

February 19th, 2021

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Episode 41  of

Endurance Horse Podcast 

EPM 

The Master of Disguise

-Stories of EPM 

Part 1 of a 3 part series

Created by: Christina Hyke

February 12th 2021

Today Jim & I tell you about the most difficult day of my life.  The day all horse and pet owners dread, the day you have to say goodbye. 

 

This is a difficult episode, as it is about the loss of our beloved Houdini. 

EPM will be the topic of the next three episodes.  Part one is dedicated to allowing other horse owners to share with you their personal experiences with diagnosing and the ensuing battle with EPM.  Most of them won, some did not. 

 

 Our listeners have a discount code at the Karbo Store for 10 percent off the supportive supplement Karbo Combo. EHP10 only good one time at www.karbostore.com 

 

Here are the names of the contributors to the podcast, an image of the main horse they were talking about and also links they shared with me. 

 

 

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Sally Burton & Pal 

 

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Deveri Alleen & Hank

Karbo Combo Supplement.

 Our listeners have a discount code at the Karbo Store for 10 percent off  the supportive supplement Karbo Combo. EHP10 only good one time at www.karbostore.com 

 Deveri is in the process of publishing a book about Hank.

‘My Boy Hank, Caring for an Older Horse' discusses the special considerations you may be faced with in embracing an equine partner in their golden years. Hank was an amazing therapy partner, trail horse and babysitter who came to me after my strokes in 2015. Hank passed due to complications of EPM on January 25, 2021, he was only 25.  This is our story.  Anticipated publication in March of 2021. Follow me at Coach Deveri on Facebook.’-- Deveri Alleen

 

 

Wendy Mass, Michigan USA

Pathogenes Labs Testing Lab for EPM

 

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Patti Porter, Texas USA

 

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Betsey Karl and Mach, New Jersey USA

Jec A Ballou fitness & performance 

Hope Botanicals 

 

 

WARHORSE Endurance Challenges

 

Pony Express 1900 Mile Challenge

 

Renegade Hoof Boots

US Rider

Skito

Karbo Combo

 Our listeners have a discount code at the Karbo Store for 10 percent off the supportive supplement Karbo Combo. EHP10 only good one time at www.karbostore.com 

 

 

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Christina Hyke & Houdini Wisconsin, USA 

        Creator of Endurance Horse Podcast 

Christina Hyke, creator of Endurance Horse Podcast and WARHORSE Endurance Challenges.  Chris lives in southern Wisconsin with her sweet husband, Jim.  

Chris has always loved the trails and spent every moment she could spare out riding for as long as she can remember.  It was the love of covering miles through beautiful territory riding on good horses that inspired her to create both Endurance Horse Podcast and WARHORSE Endurance as places where riders for riders to share stories as well as love for covering the miles with riders from around the world. 

 

www.christinahyke.com

www.warhorseendurance.com

 Our listeners have a one time discount code at the Karbo Store for 10 percent off the supportive supplement Karbo Combo. EHP10 only good one time at www.karbostore.com 

 Cheers & Happy Trails!

 

Always Kiss them Good night

 

WARHORSE Endurance Ride & WARHORSE Endurance Challenges

September 26th, 2020

Welcome to

Episode 40  of

Endurance Horse Podcast 

Created by: Christina Hyke

September 26,  2020

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In this episode in addition to news about the WARHORSE Endurance Ride at Horse Rider’s Campground in beautiful Palmyra, WI we have more about the WARHORSE Endurance Conditioning Challenges!  Updates from Jenny Chandler, Crystal Esqueda and her son Aiden and we will also hear from Dandelion, the beautiful grey and white mini horse, she had a grand finish to WARHORSE 100 Mile Challenge!  Way to go Dandelion!  

 

Find us on FB to learn more about the challenges!

WARHORSE Endurance

 

RANGER 100 Mile Challenge (only 47 spots left) To partially benefit the AERC - $5.00 from each entry goes to support the American Endurance Ride Conference.  Next year RANGER will support the Black Hills Wild Horse Sanctuary! 

 

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MNDRA- Minnesota Distance Riders Association

UMECRA- Upper Midwest Endurance and Competitive Rides Association

 

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Learning Endurance & Other Stuff

 

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ECTRA- Eastern Competitive Trail Ride Association

 

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Alexis Jones Oklahoma, USA

 

Karen Hocking NSW, Australia

Standardbred Pleasure & Performance Assoc. of NSW

 

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Badlands Equine

 

WARHORSE Endurance Challenges

 

RANGER 100 Mile Challenge

 

JOURNEY 100 Mile Challenge

 

Pony Express 1900 Mile Challenge

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DRAGON PIT BBQ

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Keep ‘em Covered - Rump Rugs

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Distance Riding Association of Wisconsin (DRAW)

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

Hylofit

Renegade Hoof Boots

US Rider

Skito

 

 

 Christina ‘Send me filesHyke Wisconsin, USA 

        Creator of Endurance Horse Podcast 

WARHORSE

 Endurance Horse Podcast

 Join the Group on Facebook 

 

 

Christina Hyke, creator of Endurance Horse Podcast and WARHORSE Endurance Challenges.  Chris lives in southern Wisconsin with her sweet husband, Jim.  

 

Chris has always loved the trails and spent every moment she could spare out riding for as long as she can remember.

 

It was the love of covering miles through beautiful territory hiking, running and riding on good horses that inspired her to create both Endurance Horse Podcast and WARHORSE Endurance as places where riders for riders to share stories with others from around the world. 

 

www.christinahyke.com

www.warhorseendurance.com

 

 Cheers & Happy Trails!

Challenges! ROSEBUD and WARHORSE 100 Mile Challenges

June 3rd, 2020

Welcome to

Episode 39 of

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THE CHALLENGES! 

 

Created June 3rd,  2020

*Happy Birthday to one of our horses, FAITH

 

WARHORSE Challenges!

WARHORSE 100 Mile Challenge (sold out)

 

ROSEBUD 100 Mile Challenge (only 52 spots left) To benefit the Boys & Girls Club of Rosebud Reservation

Join the Facebook group for here WARHORSE Endurance Conditioning Challenges 

 

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Nicole Ford Tasmania, Australia

 

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Susan Dickinson Kentucky, USA

Cork N Mane

 

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Sarah Douglas-Braid & Dandie Washington, USA

 

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Binky Tunny Wisconsin, USA

 

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Sonja Knecht-Hoshi Virginia, USA

 

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Frank Whitney / Ann Degnan Massachusetts, USA

 

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Cate Jefferis Victoria, Australia

FOLLOW Queenie & Cate on Instagram @queeniethebeanie

 

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Victoria Bonham New South Wales, Australia

 

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Jen Joines Pennsylvania, USA

 

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Jen McCabe Idaho, USA

Special thanks to:

Hylofit

Renegade Hoof Boots

US Rider

Skito

 

 

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Christina Hyke Wisconsin, USA 

Endurance Horse Podcast & WARHORSE Endurance Conditioning Challenges

WARHORSE 

 Endurance Horse Podcast

 Join the Group on Facebook 

 

 

Christina Hyke, creator of Endurance Horse Podcast and WARHORSE Endurance.  Chris lives in southern Wisconsin with her sweet husband, Jim and their children (well, almost all grown up) .  

 

Chris is an equine & pet photographer.  She has always loved the trails and spent every moment she could riding since before she could walk.   It was the love of covering miles through beautiful territory on good horses that inspired her to create a podcast about it to share stories with other riders from around the world. 

 

www.christinahyke.com

www.warhorseendurance.com

 

 Cheers & Happy Trails!

UPDATES Virtual Events Interview with DAWN HAAS

April 19th, 2020

Welcome to

Episode 38 of

Endurance Horse Podcast 

 

Created April 19th 2020

 

Interview with Dawn Haas of Appaloosa Distance Riding Association, 

Dawn tells her story of how she found endurance riding , helped create local trails and her a bit about her appaloosa horses. 

 

WARHORSE 100 Mile Challenge 

 

It is a virtual Challenge based totally on the honor system, we trust you will track your miles and truly hope that you would share videos, photos and screen shots of your mileage to our WARHORSE 100 Mile Challenge FB Group.  There is a small fee to cover the costs of shipping, design and creation of the medals (or for outside of the USA embroidered patches).  We hope that you join us in this Challenge, share it with your friends and share your journey with us in the Facebook group.   We have riders who I know will knock this out in one month by riding 25 miles or more per week.  We also have drivers, even a mini!  We have horses being walked lovingly by their owners because the horses are too young or too old to be ridden, so they are walking their horses by hand on the days they can.   This goal is so customizable!   We just wanted to connect with more riders, and cheer them on towards a truly milestone goal.  I am loving hearing all the stories, moms riding with their children, husbands with their wife and older horses finding new purpose again.   Won’t you join us?   We know you know how to social distance in the best way possible, with your horse!

 

Christina Hyke

Cheers to 2020!

 

Join us for the

 WARHORSE 100 Mile Challenge

 

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Sandy Sickles Wisconsin, USA

 

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Keisha Wood New Mexico, USA

 

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Jenny Chandler New Zealand

Learning Endurance & Other Stuff

 

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Courtney Kruger Tennessee, USA

Ride & Tie

Ride & Tie on Facebook

Virtual Ride & Tie FB Group (link to sign up)

 

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Brooke Moeller Iowa, USA

IOWA DISTANCE RIDERS on Facebook

 

Dawn Haas Wisconsin, USA  

ApDra Ride Flyer

Wisconsin Horseman’s News

Appaloosa Distance Riding Association

 

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Christina ‘Send me filesHyke Wisconsin, USA 

        Creator of Endurance Horse Podcast & WARHORSE 100 Mile Challenge

WARHORSE Endurance Ride July 25-26, 2020

 Endurance Horse Podcast

 Join the Group on Facebook 

 

 

Christina Hyke is an equine and pet photographer.  Chris lives in southern Wisconsin with her sweet husband, Jim.   She has always loved the trails and spent every moment she could riding since before she could walk.   It was the love of covering miles through beautiful territory on good horses that inspired her to create a podcast about it to share stories with other riders from around the world. 

 

www.christinahyke.com

 

 Cheers & Happy Trails!

The WARHORSE 100 Mile Challenge (Virtual) & Updates from around the world

April 19th, 2020

Welcome to

Episode 37 of

Endurance Horse Podcast 

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Created April 17th 2020

Welcome to episode 37 of Endurance Horse Podcast!     

 

While I believe that Endurance Riders are the BEST at social distancing, it can be hard to do when our trails are being closed, rides cancelled and goals taken away from us.  Jim joins me again for the intro of episode 37 to share about the WARHORSE 100 Mile Challenge.   

 

It is a virtual Challenge based totally on the honor system, we trust you will track your miles and truly hope that you would share videos, photos and screen shots of your mileage to our WARHORSE 100 Mile Challenge FB Group.  There is a small fee to cover the costs of shipping, design and creation of the medals (or for outside of the USA embroidered patches).  We hope that you join us in this Challenge, share it with your friends and share your journey with us in the Facebook group.   We have riders who I know will knock this out in one month by riding 25 miles or more per week.  We also have drivers, even a mini!  We have horses being walked lovingly by their owners because the horses are too young or too old to be ridden, so they are walking their horses by hand on the days they can.   This goal is so customizable!   We just wanted to connect with more riders, and cheer them on towards a truly milestone goal.  I am loving hearing all the stories, moms riding with their children, husbands with their wife and older horses finding new purpose again.   Won’t you join us?   We know you know how to social distance in the best way possible, with your horse!

 

Christina Hyke

Cheers to 2020!

 

Join us for the

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 WARHORSE 100 Mile Challenge

 

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Jessica Isbrecht Neveda, USA

Ride + Climb

Happy Trails Podcast

 

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Carrie Baris  North Carolina, USA

Ride & Tie

Ride & Tie on Facebook

 

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Adriana Sardony Queensland, Australia  

Marvel Endurance

Renegade Hoof Boots

Marvel Endurance on Facebook

 

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Daryl Owen New Zealand

The Distance

 

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Jenny Chandler New Zealand

Learning Endurance & Other Stuff

 

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Leah Cain Idaho, USA

Cain Performance Horses

 

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Jose Flores Mexico

Endurance Mexico

Endurance Mexico on Facebook

  

 

Outtro Song Credit:

“Sober” by Little Big Town

 

 

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 Christina ‘Send me filesHyke Wisconsin, USA 

        Creator of Endurance Horse Podcast 

WARHORSE  Endurance Ride- Palmyra, WI July 25-26, 2020

 Endurance Horse Podcast

 Join the Group on Facebook 

WARHORSE 100 Mile Challenge

 

Christina Hyke, creator of Endurance Horse Podcast & WARHORSE 100 Mile Challenge,  lives in southern Wisconsin with her sweet husband, Jim.  

Chris is an equine & pet photographer, and Ride Manager of WARHORSE Endurance.  She has always loved the trails and spent every moment she could riding since before she could walk.   It was the love of covering miles through beautiful territory on good horses that inspired her to create a podcast about it to share stories with other riders from around the world. 

Ride far, Ride well, Ride often!

www.christinahyke.com

 

 Cheers & Happy Trails!

THE FARM- Interview with Tracy Porter & Shirley May of Milton, WI

March 19th, 2020

Welcome to

The Farm Interview

with Shirley May & Tracy Porter

Endurance Horse Podcast 

Hosted by Christina Hyke

Created March 19th, 2020

I know it is a challenging Spring for those in North America, and for all of us across the world.

Though I'd like to wish you all a Happy Spring,   it is my hope that we can brighten your first day of spring!

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So the best laid plans of mice & men…… Episode 36 of Endurance Horse Podcast was to be on Ride Management, though the recent world health concerns put a damper on my plans to travel around getting several interviews with Ride Managers.   I was able to do a few interviews, and just so happened to interview a few friends before the pandemic restricted all the movements and gatherings.

 

In Episode 36 we will hear from two great horsewomen, mother and daughter, Shirley May and Tracy Porter.   We chat about how both of them got into horses, a bit about horse training and yes a little about endurance.  Shirley and Tracy operate a 120 acre boarding facility in Milton, Wisconsin

 

It is my hope that you enjoy this episode getting to know this midwest horse trainer and her mother.  And I hope it helps to take your mind away from current events, even if only for a few minutes. 

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Shirley May Wisconsin, USA

The Farm

 

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Tracy Porter Wisconsin, USA

Clinician & Horse Training

 

John Lyons

Lyons Legacy

 

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 Christina Hyke Wisconsin, USA 

        Creator of Endurance Horse Podcast 

       Happy Spring 2020!

 

To share your story on Endurance Horse Podcast, email an audio file to:

endurancehorsepodcast@gmail.com

WARHORSE

 Endurance Horse Podcast

 Join the Group on Facebook 

 

 

Christina Hyke, creator of Endurance Horse Podcast, lives in southern Wisconsin with her sweet husband, Jim.  

Chris is an equine & pet photographer, and Ride Manager of WARHORSE Endurance.  She has always loved the trails and spent every moment she could riding since before she could walk.   It was the love of covering miles through beautiful territory on good horses that inspired her to create a podcast about it to share stories with other riders from around the world. 

Cheers & Happy Trails!

www.christinahyke.com

LONG FEATHER Racing - Also Milwaukee Art Museum & Veterans Light Up the Arts

March 7th, 2020

Welcome to the

Long Feather Racing episode of

Endurance Horse Podcast with

The Milwaukee Art Museum &

Veterans Light Up the Arts

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Created February 27, 2020

Welcome to episode 35  of Endurance Horse Podcast!     

 

This topic may seem to have little to do with endurance riding, we distance riders are often talking about riding the same horse over many miles,  in this episode we talk to a father who manages a racing team that is comprised of his family members.  Long Feather Racing Team  stands tall among the many skilled teams who participate in Indian Relay Racing.  

 

One rider, 3 horses and many team members comprise the team.  Riders must mount bareback on their own power and relay onto three horses to win this race.  Though swapping horses, high speeds and bareback seem to have little to do with endurance,  I reached out to Richard Long Feather of Standing Rock Reservation to connect with him and listen in as  shares his love of Indian Relay Racing.    

 

It is funny how things come together if you track them backwards.  As you may know, I had the idea for WARHORSE Endurance ride, that then also led me to loan an idea and name for a second ride to Laura  to change the name and theme of her ride.  I loaned her the name I had for another ride, Spirit Horse.  Laura then spoke to people who gave her the idea to fund raise for an equine program at Rosebud Reservation- which brought me to purchasing the DVD, HORSE NATION, which helped me to find out about the Mankato ride, and the Wounded Knee ride, and then apparently FB suggested Long Feather Racing-  and so I found Richard’s family & now Richard is on Endurance Horse Podcast. 

 

Richard’s family works as a team traveling during the racing season covering many miles with typically six horses to care for.  This sounded very familiar to the ride camp we all travel around to.  I wanted to make a connection with Endurance Horse Podcast and this amazing family.  As you can see, what started out as a short interview turned into much more as I found myself enjoying this man’s love for his horses and his home.  I hope you all can forgive me as I learn the more technical side of recording.  I think that we had a bad phone connection, though I hope you can listen long enough to see what a good horse connection we made. 

Sit back, hold on and enjoy the ride!

 

Click here to see a preview of We are a Horse Nation on YouTube

To find We are a Horse Nation you can search on Amazon or click here

 

Christina Hyke

Cheers to 2020!

 

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Wiyanka Hanska-Long Feather Racing on Facebook

 

Horse Nations Indian Relay Racing Council

Racing Photo Credit:

A by A Photography Washington, USA on Facebook

 

To learn more about Indian Relay Racing: 

Relay Horse Magazine

Horse Nations Indian Relay Council

Horse Nations Indian Relay Council- on Facebook

 

Navajo Code Talker -Thomas Begay

 

Thomas Begay singing in Navajo the Marine Hymn

 

Wisconsin Veterans Chamber of Commerce

 

Veterans Light Up the Arts

 

Milwaukee Art Museum

 

Trickster Art Gallery Cultural Center

Distance Riding Association of Wisconsin 

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Christina ‘Send me filesHyke Wisconsin, USA 

        Creator of Endurance Horse Podcast 

WARHORSE

 Endurance Horse Podcast

 Join the Group on Facebook 

 

Christina Hyke, creator of Endurance Horse Podcast, lives in southern Wisconsin with her sweet husband, Jim.  

Chris is an equine & pet photographer, and Ride Manager of WARHORSE Endurance.  She has always loved the trails and spent every moment she could riding since before she could walk.   It was the love of covering miles through beautiful territory on good horses that inspired her to create a podcast about it to share stories with other riders from around the world. 

 

 Cheers & Happy Trails!

www.christinahyke.com

Rider Health Part Three- Interview with Chrystal Stephens

February 7th, 2020

Welcome to Part Three

Focused on Rider Health

Endurance Horse Podcast 

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 Created February 7, 2020

Welcome to episode 34  of Endurance Horse Podcast!     

This topic has been a popular one, and I am having to expand it to a third part!  We are chatting with Chrystal Stephens, the Director of Operations for Lifestriders Theraputic Riding Center in Waukesha, Wisconsin.   Chrystal shares her extensive knowledge gained from working  twelve years with two of the premier theraputic riding centers in Wisconsin.  We will also hear from endurance rider Kim Fosler and her overcoming a back injury,  Brooke Moeller will share how she is dealing with riding after having a difficult fall, we will hear more from Bridget Helms and what she does to stay fit to ride.

To wrap the episode up Jim & I chat a bit about the upcoming two year anniversary of Endurance Horse Podcast, so sit back, hold on and enjoy the ride!

 Christina Hyke

Cheers to 2020!

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Chrystal Stephens Wisconsin, USA

Lifestriders Theraputic Riding Center

Lifestriders Theraputic Riding Center on Facebook

 

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Kim Fosler Illinois, USA

Keep ‘em Covered- Endurance Horse Rump Rugs

@KeepEmCovered

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Brooke Moeller Iowa, USA

Iowa Distance Riders

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Bridget Helms Wyoming, USA

Talkin Trot: Endurance Riding News & Views

@thismomrides 

 

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 Christina ‘Send me filesHyke Wisconsin, USA 

        Creator of Endurance Horse Podcast 

WARHORSE

 Endurance Horse Podcast

 Join the Group on Facebook 

Christina Hyke Photography, LLC

 Christina Hyke, creator of Endurance Horse Podcast, lives in southern Wisconsin with her sweet husband, Jim.  Chris is an equine & pet photographer, and Ride Manager of WARHORSE Endurance.  She has always loved the trails and spent every moment she could riding since before she could walk.   It was the love of covering miles through beautiful territory on good horses that inspired her to create a podcast about it to share stories with other riders from around the world. 

Ride Far.  Ride Well.  Ride Often.  

www.christinahyke.com

  Cheers & Happy Trails!

 

Rider Health Part Two

February 5th, 2020

Welcome to Part Two-

Itty Bitty Naughty Kitty

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(You will understand after the intro why there is a kitten pic)

Focused on Rider Health

Endurance Horse Podcast

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Created February 4, 2020

Welcome to episode 33  of Endurance Horse Podcast!     

This topic has been a popular one, and I am having to expand it to a

second part and now a part three putting together soon.   We are chatting about everything from overcoming injures, dealing with illnesses,  how horses are therapist and yes, some about rider fitness & emotional health.  Jim joins me for the intro of the podcast & we try to share a walk down memory lane sharing how horses have affected our lives—- though Itty Bitty Naughty Kitty kept biting my feet, take a listen, you will see…we do love Bitty, even when he’s naughty.  

 

There is a bit more about fitness aspect of rider health, and more about horses as therapy. 

Sit back, hold on and enjoy the ride!

 

Welcome to Episode 33 of Endurance Horse Podcast!

~Christina Hyke~

Cheers to the first episode of 2020!

 

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Ann Usher Wisconsin, USA

Location of our interview, one of my favorite places in Eagle, WI-

1863 Cafe Saloon

1863 Cafe on Facebook

 

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Sandy Sickles Wisconsin, USA

 

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Julie Valeoo Mongolia

Valeoo Foundation

Horse Trek Mongolia

@Veloo Foundation

@HTMongolia

 

 

 

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Carrie Baris

Ride & Tie

Ride & Tie on Facebook

 

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Jose Flores Mexico

Endurance Mexico

Endurance Mexico on Facebook

IT Band Stretches- 

Youtube Video to show the stretches

 

 

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Dr. Mel Newton California, USA

The Running, Riding, Writing Veterinarian

Dr. Mel Newton

Dr. Mel on Facebook

@drmelnewton

 

 

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Johnny Terrell Arkansa, USA

Horses & Heroes Transcend   

Horses & Heroes Transcend on Facebook

 

 

 

 

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Wendy Konicheck

Horse Power Healing Center in Eagle, WI

Horse Power Healing Center on Facebook

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Allison Chase Wisconsin, USA

Horse Power Healing Center in Eagle, WI

Horse Power Healing Center on Facebook

 

 

 

WARHORSE Endurance

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Christina ‘Send me filesHyke Wisconsin, USA 

        Creator of Endurance Horse Podcast 

WARHORSE

 Endurance Horse Podcast

 Join the Group on Facebook 

 

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Christina Hyke, creator of Endurance Horse Podcast, lives in southern Wisconsin with her sweet husband, Jim.  

Chris is an equine & pet photographer, and Ride Manager of WARHORSE Endurance.  She has always loved the trails and spent every moment she could riding since before she could walk.   It was the love of covering miles through beautiful territory on good horses that inspired her to create a podcast about it to share stories with other riders from around the world. 

 

www.christinahyke.com

 

 Cheers & Happy Trails!

 

www.christinahyke.com

Rider Health - Part One

February 4th, 2020

Welcome to Part 1 of 2 

Focused on Rider Health

Endurance Horse Podcast 

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Created February 3, 2020

Welcome to episode 32  of Endurance Horse Podcast!     

Rider health is the topic today & it has been a popular one, not surprising, all of us are riders & all have health to deal with.   When it comes to rider health we are  referring to an encompassing topic.  Today we are chatting about everything from overcoming injures, dealing with illnesses,  how horses are therapist and yes, some about riders fitness & emotional health.   Guess what?  SO many files were sent in I couldn't possibly fit them all into one episode, and believe it or not I am about to leave here in an hour to go do a second interview on this topic!  

Honestly I was hesitant to cover this topic, as I know some of it can be hard to hear.  It maybe easier to trot through a ride camp world where we all just smile and wave at each other- and not be the tiniest bit aware of what could be going on in the body of the other rider--- though think about how much we pay attention to the health of the rider's horse.   I hope this episode does a lot to remind us all that all riders have more to contend with than the weather, the horse and the trail.  

 

Christina Hyke

Cheers to the first episode of 2020!

 

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Jenna Corsiatto North Dakota, USA

Brain Injury Association

 

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Kim Fosler Illinois, USA

Keep ‘em Covered Rump Rugs

 

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Christina Hyke Wisconsin, USA

WARHORSE Endurance 

Endurance Horse Podcast

Christina Hyke Photography

 

 

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Mandy Blankenship Kentucky, USA

Mandy Lawson Art

Artful Touch Equine Massage

 

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Jen Moore Wisconsin, USA

Standardbred Adoption 

 

 

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Jenny Chandler Waikato, New Zealand

Tom Quilty Gold Cup

 

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Courtney Krueger Tennesee, USA

Gallop on the Greenway

Ride & Tie

Lindy Griffith Florida, USA

Touched by a Horse

 

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Charlie, Sandy's horse who helped heal her heart.

Sandy Sickles Wisconsin, USA

 

 

 

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Creator of Endurance Horse Podcast 

Christina ‘Send me filesHyke Wisconsin, USA 

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Christina Hyke, creator of Endurance Horse Podcast, lives in southern Wisconsin with her sweet husband, Jim.  Chris is an equine & pet photographer, and Ride Manager of WARHORSE Endurance.  She has always loved the trails and spent every moment she could riding since before she could walk.   It was the love of covering miles through beautiful territory on good horses that inspired her to create a podcast about it to share stories with other riders from around the world. 

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From riding this summer, here is a photograph of my sleepy Harlyne with Faith, and then also a photo that Jim took of our lovely Baily.

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 Cheers & Happy Trails!

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