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horseback riding:

see equestrianismequestrianism,
art of riding and handling a horse. Horseback riding was practiced as far back as the Bronze Age and was thereafter adapted to commerce, industry, war, sport, and recreation.
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Consequently, considerations for using equine-assisted therapy for individuals with cerebral palsy are clearly identified for therapeutic horseback riding instructors, but procedures and considerations for individuals with other conditions are not as clear.
In horseback riding, as in many things, if you put together a group with skill levels that are not reasonably matched, you run the risk of going from one extreme to the other--boring some campers but potentially humiliating others.
According to Michael Kaufman, director of education at NARHA, "One of the amazing benefits of therapeutic horseback riding is that it can serve as a treatment tool for people of all ages and with various levels of physical disabilities.
Scarce research was found on therapeutic horseback riding or hippotherapy and its effects on persons with disabilities.
The court said that residential purposes may include appreciating nature, living in open spaces, hiking, horseback riding and enjoying unobstructed views of the countryside.
Leisure activities: Reading several books a week, sailing, horseback riding, antique collecting.
During 1992-1993 in Oklahoma, horseback riding was the leading cause of sports-related TBI (5).
Horseback riding injuries are responsible for ail estimated 2300 hospital admissions annually among persons younger than 25 years of age in the United States, but injury rates, patterns of injury, and risk factors for this population have not been well studied.
But horseback riding dates to prehistoric times, contended Anthony at last week's meeting of the International Council for Archaeozoology in Washington, D.
Membership is available to people of all ages and includes access to excursions, including horseback riding, snow activities, hiking, camping, skydiving, scuba diving, rafting, ATV rides, and other adventures.
In the scene shared by E Online, Scott was shown talking to Khloe about Kourtney being a "Debbie Downer" just after the two of them finished a horseback riding session.
The exhibit also includes over 200 of the 372 belt buckles Reagan received as gifts while in office, and in keeping with Reagan's love of horseback riding there are six saddles, cowboy boots and a collection of spurs.