These Hungarian Horsemen Predated the American Cowboy

(fast-paced, bouncy violin music) – [Narrator] Before the cowboys of the Wild West, there were Hungary’s Csikós, horseman of the Puszta, Hungary’s Great Plain. There way of life is centuries-old and blends tradition with death-defying riding. They are some of Europe’s greatest horsemen. – [Narrator] The Csikós are tasked with Continue Reading

Hip-Hop and Horses

– [Baldenna Tha King] Houston rap to me is the backbone of hip-hop, but the music that I make is different. ♪ Trailride in my city ♪ There’s no one in my lane that’s doing what I’m doing. I’m Baldenna Tha King, and I make trail ride rap. ♪ “Trailride Continue Reading

No Roads, No Cars, Just Boats

– [Narrator] Today’s journey takes us to the Dutch town of Giethoorn. Giethoorn is just like any normal town. With one exception, roads. They don’t have them. (upbeat music) – [Narrator] And boats, lots of boats. – [Narrator] That’s Jan, one of the town’s resident boat builders. He’s known for Continue Reading

Riding (Horses) for Compton

(upbeat music) – The main thing people think about Compton is you go into Compton and everybody’s gang-banging at you and shooting at you but it’s really not like that. There have been times that people have made rude comments while we were at a competition. One of the girls Continue Reading

Inside the Life-or-Death World of Competitive Bull Riding

They do call bull riding the most dangerous sport on earth. But, bull riding can prepare you for so many things in life. Courage, respect, discipline. My dad was a bull rider. And I rode bulls. And now to see my son do it, it makes me really proud. So Continue Reading

A Paralyzed Rider’s Mission to Become World Champion

– A horse knows what they’re supposed to do by what your legs are asking. The way you sit in that saddle, the way your legs move, the way your calves tighten, the way your feet bump a horse, all of those things are communication. I guess you could say Continue Reading