“Poldark” for Horse Riding Lessons

https://youtu.be/VfRRo6Wo6WU Poldark is back on TV in the US on PBS's "Masterpiece Theater." For the purposes of this blog post, perhaps you noticed actor Aidan Turner's horsemanship as he portrays Ross Poldark, especially the speed and grace of his dismount. It's the standard I strive to achieve. Alas, my mileage has varied. (more…)

Justify and TV Coverage of Horse Racing

I meant to write a post about 2018 Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes winner AND Triple Crown contender Justify, let alone tell you where and when you can to watch the Belmont Stakes on TV. But I veered off into a tangent about racing coverage on TV, inspired by Justify's shot at history. It all started ...