side-saddle


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side-saddle

a riding saddle originally designed for women riders in skirts who sit with both legs on the near side of the horse
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She used to hunt side-saddle and was a brilliant horsewoman.
She told pupils at Broughton High School in Edinburgh: "The driver told me to sit side-saddle as my skirt was so long but I fell off and was left at the side of the road.
Also new this year is an exhibition of side-saddle riding, in full costume, while Anglesey's Cromlech Carriages is bringing an eight-seater carriage pulled by a pair of heavy Boulonnais horses.
But rather than hold the West African drum made from goatskin between her legs, she struck a more elegant pose by playing it in a side-saddle style.
Thoroughly modern Mary's even given up side-saddle.
This funding will enable me not only to train in the manufacture of new sidesaddles with Richard Godden, the country's foremost expert in side saddle manufacture but also to complete a course with Carmarthenshire-based side-saddle trainer Rhianwen Rosser on all aspects of use and working to gain the Side Saddle Association Qualifications.
PICK OF THE DAY POSH PEOPLE: INSIDE TATLER (9pm BBC2) FROM side-saddle steeple-chasing, to the Queens Cup Polo Match, the easiest way to wangle your way into high society these days, it would seem, is to be a horse.
PICK OF THE DAY POSH PEOPLE: INSIDE TATLER (9pm BBC2) FROM side-saddle steeple-chasing, to the Queen's Cup Polo Match, the easiest way to wangle your way into high society these days, it would seem, is to be a horse.
International dressage rider Samantha Brown, 21, from Leamside Equestrian Centre, nine-yearold national showjumping star Ria Scott from Cleveland and Northumberland side-saddle enthusiast Laura Gray, 21, will be doing demonstrations in their chosen discipline at the open day on Wednesday, April 16.
He added that passengers who sat side-saddle rarely fell off.
Susan, who hunts side-saddle, had only being show jumping for eight weeks before the competition.
On one occasion, a TV company filmed a ride in which we were all dressed in period costume and the ladies rode side-saddle.