Cowboy
A short documentary on modern day cowboys.
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Jousting
Jousting is a martial game or hastilude between two horsemen each wielding a lance with a blunted tip, often as part of a tournament.The primary aim is to strike the opponent with the jousting sticks ...
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Horses in East Asian warfare
Horses in East Asian warfare are inextricably linked with the strategic and tactical evolution of armed conflict. A warrior on horseback or horse-drawn chariot changed the balance of power between ci...
Horses in East Asian warfare - Wikipedia
Jousting armour
Plate armour is a historical type of personal armour made from iron or steel plates, culminating in the iconic suit of armour entirely encasing the wearer. While there are early predecessors such as t...
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Hippika gymnasia
The hippika gymnasia (Greek: ἱππικὰ γυμνάσια, "horse exercises") were ritual displays or tournaments performed by the cavalry of the Roman Empire to display their skill and expertise. They took pl...
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Horses in the Middle Ages
Horses in the Middle Ages differed in size, build and breed from the modern horse, and were, on average, smaller. They were also more central to society than their modern counterparts, being essential...
Horses in the Middle Ages - Wikipedia
Mounted archery
A horse archer, horsed archer, or mounted archer is a cavalryman armed with a bow, able to shoot while riding from horseback. Archery has occasionally been used from the backs of other riding animals....
Mounted archery - Wikipedia
Ranch
A ranch is an area of landscape, including various structures, given primarily to the practice of ranching, the practice of raising grazing livestock such as cattle or sheep for meat or wool. The word...
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Saddle
The saddle is a supportive structure for a rider or other load, fastened to an animal's back by a girth. The most common type is the equestrian saddle designed for a horse, but specialized saddles ha...
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Jennet
A jennet or Spanish jennet was a small Spanish horse. It was noted for a smooth naturally ambling gait, compact and well-muscled build, and a good disposition. The jennet was an ideal light riding ho...
Jennet - Wikipedia
Shane Adams
Shane Adams is a Canadian Equestrian Team athlete in modern competitive jousting. He is currently the Captain and owner of North America's Premier Full Contact Jousting Team, The Knights of Valour. (w...
King's Stables
The King's Stables is an archaeological site in County Armagh, Northern Ireland. The earthwork known as the King’s Stables is a Scheduled Historic Monument in the townland of Tray, in Armagh City and ...
King's Stables - Wikipedia
Domestication of the horse
A number of hypotheses exist on many of the key issues regarding the domestication of the horse. Although horses appeared in Paleolithic cave art as early as 30,000 BCE, these were truly wild horses a...
Domestication of the horse - Wikipedia
Horses in World War I
The use of horses in World War I marked a transitional period in the evolution of armed conflict. Cavalry units were initially considered essential offensive elements of a military force, but over the...
Horses in World War I - Wikipedia
Vaquero
The vaquero ([baˈkeɾo], Portuguese: vaqueiro [vaˈkejɾu]) is a horse-mounted livestock herder of a tradition that originated on the Iberian Peninsula. Today the vaquero is still a part of the doma ...
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Accession Day tilt
The Accession Day tilts were a series of elaborate festivities held annually at the court of Elizabeth I of England to celebrate her Accession Day, 17 November, also known as Queen's Day. The ti...
Accession Day tilt - Wikipedia
Cowboy
A cowboy is an animal herder who tends cattle on ranches in North America, traditionally on horseback, and often performs a multitude of other ranch-related tasks. The historic American cowboy of the ...
Cowboy - Wikipedia
Full Metal Jousting
Full Metal Jousting was an American reality game show that debuted on the History Channel on February 12, 2012. The show featured 16 contestants, split into two teams of eight, competing in full-conta...
Full Metal Jousting - Wikipedia
Afanasevo culture
The Afanasievo culture is the earliest Eneolithic archaeological culture found until now in south Siberia, occupying the Minusinsk Basin and the Altai Mountains in 3500-2500 BC. Afanasevan sites have ...
Afanasevo culture - Wikipedia
Tiltyard
A tiltyard (or tilt yard or tilt-yard) was an enclosed courtyard for jousting. Tiltyards were a common feature of Tudor era castles and palaces. The Horse Guards Parade in London was formerly the tilt...
Tiltyard - Wikipedia
Experiment (horse-powered boat)
The Experiment was an early nineteenth century boat powered by horses and incorporated the then novel idea of a screw propeller.
The Experiment was a horse-powered ferry boat. It was a twelve-ton ...
Experiment (horse-powered boat) - Wikipedia
Horses in the Napoleonic Wars
Horses were widely used during the Napoleonic Wars for combat, patrol and reconnaissance, and for logistical support. Vast numbers were used throughout the wars. During the War of the Sixth Coalition,...
Horses in the Napoleonic Wars - Wikipedia
Chariot (China)
The ancient Chinese chariot (Chinese:  戰車,  战车,  zhànchē,  "war vehicle") was used as an attack and pursuit vehicle on the open fields and plains of Ancient China from around ...
Chariot (China) - Wikipedia
Sidesaddle
Sidesaddle riding is a form of equestrianism that uses a type of saddle which allows a rider (usually female) to sit aside rather than astride an equine. Sitting aside dates back to antiquity and deve...
Sidesaddle - Wikipedia
Horses in World War II
Horses in World War II were used by the belligerent nations for transportation of troops, artillery, materiel, and, to a lesser extent, in mobile cavalry troops. The role of horses for each nation dep...
Horses in World War II - Wikipedia
Bem cavalgar
Bem cavalgar, fully Livro da ensinança de bem cavalgar toda sela ("Book on the instruction of riding well on every saddle"), is a book written by Edward of Portugal, left incomplete as Edward died of ...
Bem cavalgar - Wikipedia
Canadian Equestrian Team
The Canadian Equestrian Team or CET (French: Équipe équestre canadienne or EEC) collectively describes the athletes that represent Canada at the highest levels of international equestrian competit...
Canadian Equestrian Team - Wikipedia
Horses in warfare
The first use of horses in warfare occurred over 5,000 years ago. The earliest evidence of horses ridden in warfare dates from Eurasia between 4000 and 3000 BC. A Sumerian illustration of warfare...
Horses in warfare - Wikipedia