Imagine hunting on horseback…you must have the guts to enter the hunt field. It is an experience rich with tradition and you need to be a skilled rider on a talented, safe horse in order to keep up with most hunts. If you love jumping over anything in sight, then hunts are perfect for you because they are fast-paced, exciting, and exhilarating!
In this video, you can almost feel what it’s like to take part in a hunt. Thanks to a rider’s camera you can experience how fast obstacles come up on a hunt. Also, it will give you a sense of how quickly the horses move. We must say, these riders seem to be absolutely fearless.
According to Horse and Hound, you’ll need to do some preparation if you would like to give hunting a try. Your horse must be suitable for hunting and he should be a confident jumper. Moreover, he needs to be fit enough to canter and gallop over long distances. Remember, your horse must keep you safe in the hunt field. Another important thing is the dress code. You must show respect for that and your horse must be cleaned up. Have a great time!