Is it necessary to know how to ride before buying a horse?
In this article, the author discusses whether it is necessary to know how to ride a horse before purchasing one. The author argues that having some basic knowledge of riding is beneficial as it will help to ensure the safety of the rider, horse, and anyone else who may encounter the horse. Furthermore, understanding horse behavior, basic horsemanship, and the basics of riding will help anyone considering horse ownership to make an informed decision about whether to purchase a horse. Finally, the author suggests that anyone considering purchasing a horse should take lessons from an experienced horseman and learn from their expertise.
Did Steve McQueen really know how to ride a horse?
The article discusses the possibility that the late actor Steve McQueen might have been able to ride a horse. Despite McQueen's reputation as an actor and celebrity, there is no evidence that he was a skilled equestrian. Some people argue that McQueen was able to ride a horse in some of his films, but this is likely due to the use of stunt doubles or other tricks. The article concludes that although McQueen was a great actor, it is unlikely he knew how to ride a horse.