Horse riding in a very different way

Are we late for Aprils Fools? Definitely not! Riding with a stuffed toy horse is booming in Finland, where thousands of fans cheer for the 'hobby horse athletes'.

Here at Týrsday we work with the riders of the Bavaria 0.0 Eventing Team on a daily basis, but this is something neither of us, or them, had ever seen. Hobby horsing consists of showjumping and dressage, with 'riders' jumping over serious heights. Not to be underestimated? Find out more about the sport here.

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