Hinesburg’s AFTER the Track’s organization hosts a Kentucky Derby Party

AFTER the Track of Hinesburg, is proudly hosting Jamie Lee Thurston’s Kentucky Derby Party and Concert fundraiser on May 7 at 5pm at Higher Ground. AFTER the Track, is a specialized re-training and placement facility that ensures the welfare of select Thoroughbred racehorses who are no longer competitive at the track. The Thoroughbreds are carefully retrained… Read More »

Lessons in resiliency through the sport of dressage

Lessons in resiliency through the sport of dressage

By Lynn Monty Three-legged cat, Anya, skipped beside the dressage arena after pot-bellied pig, Winifred, while trainer Jamie Fell shouted commands to horse and rider. That carefree, farm-yard behavior was juxtaposed by equestrian exquisiteness, sort of a yin and yang of rural splendor. Dressage is a competitive sport much like a horse-riding dance. “Change direction.… Read More »