Friday, August 02, 2013

Horseback riding turned endurance sport for a Clark County teen - Full Article

By Keith Taylor
The WInchester Sun
6:24 p.m. EDT, August 2, 2013

When it comes to riding horses, Paige Taylor is in it for the long haul.

The George Rogers Clark High School junior has logged more than 1,200 miles on the endurance trail since she began riding with her grandmother Janice Taylor in 2005. The younger Taylor is featured on this month’s cover of Endurance News and has competed in three events this year with Titan Missel, an arabian gelding. She began her riding career with Panama Jack, followed by a stint with a friend’s horse — Mr. Breeze. She competed with BF Suliemon before settling down with Titan.

“He’s my favorite so far,” Taylor said of Titan. “He’s done a lot for me and he’s my main buddy. He’s big, he’s fast and sometimes he acts a little silly, but that’s OK —that makes it fun and sometimes it’s frustrating, but it also teaches you a lot. I don’t know what I would do without him.”

Taylor credits her love for endurance riding to her grandmother...

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