Horse riding

Discover our wide selection of riding products at Cavalier. We have everything you need for you and your children with our Children's range. Complete your equipment with our Rider's Accessories and our selection of comfortable shoes. We also have everything you need to care for your horse, from feed to stable maintenance. Browse our Stable / Meadow selection for everything you need to take care of your stable. We also have a selection for your dog to accompany you on your horseback rides. Order now and enjoy delivery rapide.
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The history of horseback riding

The history of horseback riding goes back thousands of years, with the first evidence of mounted horses dating back to 4000 BC. Horses were initially used for practical purposes such as transportation and warfare, but over time, horseback riding became a competitive sport and a popular pastime.

Over the centuries, various forms of horsemanship have emerged, each with its own rules and disciplines. Modern equestrian sports include classical riding, which metaccent focuses on grace and elegance, show jumping, which metaccent focuses on speed and agility, and dressage, which metaccent focuses on coordination and synchronization between rider and horse.

There are many competitions and championships in the world of horseback riding, ranging from local competitions to international events such as the World Equestrian Games and the Olympic Games. Professional cavaliers riders can participate in these competitions to win prestigious awards and honors, while amateurs can participate in regional and national competitions to improve their skills and compete againstautres cavaliers their level.

In addition to competition, horseback riding is also used for recreational and therapeutic purposes. Horseback riding, trail riding and riding lessons can be a fun way to spend time outdoors and connect with nature. Equitherapy, which uses equestrian activities to help people with physical or mental health conditions, is also becoming increasingly popular.

It is important to note that horseback riding is a demanding sport, both physically and emotionally. The cavaliers must be in good physical condition, have good coordination and strong determination. It is also important to follow safety rules, maintain the horse properly and purchase quality equipment to practice horseback riding safely.