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The Tevis Cup

To Finish Is To Win
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The Lyons Press
Equestrian, Horses - Riding, Pets / Horses / Riding, Pets, Sports & Recreation, Tevis Cup
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
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Open LibraryOL12376880M
ISBN 101592281486
ISBN 139781592281480

The Tevis Cup, a mile endurance ride through the Crystal Range of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, is the granddaddy of endurance riding.

It remains one of the best attended mile endurance rides in the world, only recently surpassed by those in /5(4). The Tevis Cup, the first complete history of this event, features a fascinating cast of characters, including: Wendell Robie, the founder of the ride.

His vision foresaw a competitive trail ride across the Sierras, and his enthusiasm and energy made the vision come true5/5(1). Merri Melde’s dramatic story of her unplanned and unforeseen attempt at the Tevis Cup, the world’s toughest mile endurance ride, will put you in the saddle, gripping the reins, racing the clock to cross the finish line in the 24 hour time limit, on a beautiful, gallant gray horse.

The Tevis Cup: To Finish Is To Win by Marnye Langer (, pages). One Horse, One Hundred Miles, One Day: The Story of the Tevis Cup Endurance Ride by Sam Savitt (, 90 pages). Tevis Cup Magic: Taking on the world’s toughest mile endurance ride is by photographer and blogger Merri Melde (The Equestrian Vagabond).

(, 97 pages). Tevis Cup Magic: Taking on the World's Toughest Mile Endurance Ride. This book is a remarkable testament to the power of horses and healing, and to the power of trust. Roni was headed down a dark road as a teenager when the right person fell into her life/5.

Merri Melde’s Tevis Cup Magic: Taking on the World’s Toughest Mile Endurance Ride, top book in American Horse Publication’s Equine Media Awards, has just been released as a paperback. “Many people - myself included - still prefer the feel of a book in hand for reading, instead of a Kindle,” Melde said.

Due to the COVID viral pandemic, the WSTF has made the very difficult decision to cancel this year’s running of the Tevis Cup Mile One-Day Endurance Ride, scheduled for August 1, Additionally, the Tevis Educational Ride scheduled for July is also cancelled.

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Top level riders from around the world use our gloves. We are proud sponsors of this year's Tevis Cup. The Tevis Cup and Wus Tevis Ride Route [3] We met at Robie Horse Camp Monday night July 14 for introductions and a fabulous potluck dinner. To do this ride, you must get permission to pass through private property in Squaw Valley, but if you are fewer than 8 and are not camping, you do not need a wilderness permit for the Granite Chief.

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No matter if your drink of choice is hot or cold, a Tervis tumbler works to keep the liquid at the ideal drinking temperature to ensure maximum enjoyment. It is a story about triumph over adversity, about courage, teamwork and knowledge. Join Sharma and her horse Tahoe on their journey through the rugged and scenic Sierra Nevada Mountains of California during their 24 hours of the 55th running of the “Tevis Cup Mile-One-Day Trail Ride”.5/5(1).

The Western States Trail Ride, popularly called The Tevis Cup, is a mile endurance amateur event has been held annually since except in when it was cancelled due to forest fires.

The ride is sanctioned by the American Endurance Ride Conference (AERC) which has recognized Tevis as the founding ride of endurance riding.

To order this book visit This is an action-packed true story about riding the most difficult mile endurance ride in the world. Tevis Cup. There are practically no books easily available on the Tevis Cup so this book helps fills a gap in the equine library.

However, it is short on details. It's a very scatter-shot affair by Savitt. The drawings are vintage Savitt, though/5(2). Footage and information on event, the Haggin Cup, trails used, vet checks, participation and 'the magic of Tevis'.

The Tevis Cup Ride is the most challenging mile equestrian endurance event in the world.

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With names like Dusty Corners, Last Chance, Devil's Thumb and Deadwood, the historic Tevis Trail, originally used by Native American Indians and pioneers, passes. Road to the Tevis Cup post # Books about the Tevis Cup - Full Article. Octo / Jessica Black / 0 Comments Fantazia is still recuperating from her smoke exposure–in fact, today (October 11) was the first day the AQI did not go over So no new training updates.

The Tevis Cup, a mile endurance ride through the Crystal Range of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, is the granddaddy of endurance riding. It remains one of the best attended mile endurance rides in the world, only recently surpassed by those in the Middle East offering monetary prizes.

Tevis Cup Magic: Taking on the World's Toughest Mile Endurance Ride - New E-Book. Thursday May 26 It is not for the faint of heart: a hundred hard-won miles of rock, dust, elevation, uphill (19, cumulative feet of climbing), downhill (22, cumulative feet of descending), imposing mountains, plunging canyons, wild rivers.

Tevis Cup Mile One Day Ride - Western States Trail Foundation, Auburn, California. 24K likes. The Western States Trail Ride, popularly called the Tevis Cup is the annual Mile One-Day. Tevis Cup Magic: Taking on the world's toughest mile endurance ride puts you in the saddle, gripping the reins, racing the clock to cross the finish line in the 24 hour time limit, on one of the world's premiere mile endurance rides.

Want to read more reviews of this book or buy it. Check out the links below: For readers in the USA. On Saturday, Oct. 8, approximately riders will embark on a mile ride for the Tevis Cup.

Riders will attempt to journey from Lake Tahoe to Auburn, California in a single day. Here’s an overview of this landmark event. Although most of us know it as The Tevis Cup, the ride’s official name is. All of the videos I watched regarding training stressed the need to practice riding in the dark in order to acclimate to the experience.

The second thing I’d like to share is a pair of photos from a book in the Library’s collection, The Tevis Cup by Verne R. Albright ().

The book features a large number of photos of the competitors. Tervis tumblers, water bottles & more. Thousands of designs. Customize with your photos, or add a name or monogram.

Made in America since & backed by a lifetime guarantee. COWGIRL is fast-paced historical fiction of the Tevis Cup endurance horse races and those striving to cross the finish line - thousands of hoof beats and miles later.

Learn more at #cowgirlnovel. He rode in his first one-hundred-mile trail ride in Forty-eight years later, inDenny won a Tevis Cup buckle in endurance, for completing the 50th Anniversary of the Western States Trail Ride, the most famous and arduous hundred-mile endurance race in the world.

The Tevis Cup: To Finish Is To Win by Marnye Langer (, pages). One Horse, One Hundred Miles, One Day: The Story of the Tevis Cup Endurance Ride by Sam Savitt (, 90 pages). Tevis Cup Magic: Taking on the world’s toughest mile endurance ride is by photographer and blogger Merri Melde (The Equestrian Vagabond).

(, 97 pages). Blakely, who was racing in her fourth Tevis Cup, said Goober belongs to her father. Goober was acquired as a 2-year-old through a Craigslist ad offering a free horse, according to an article written onand earned his nickname after grabbing the family’s other horses by their halters and leading them around.

“I’m so thankful that he let me ride him,” Blakeley said. - Potato Richardson is a 3-time Tevis Cup winner. He has written and published a book about endurance riding after his August 1, Tevis Cup win called “Ride Like Potato.” Potato gives Tevis Cup endurance riding tips and autographs copies of his book at events.

See more ideas about Riding, Endurance, Cup pins. The Tevis Cup is an annual mile endurance horse race. Not only has cowboy and rancher Potato Richardson won this race more than once, he’s finished it twenty times — once in a tuxedo. Boyd and Richardson recall the time they rode the race together.

“Gate” = when criteria reached, present horse. Criteria must be met within 30 min. of arrival+ + After cut off Riders must leave 10 min.

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The Tevis Cup by Verne R. Albright 2. Murray, Hummingbirds to Elephants and Other Tales, Autobiography of Murray E. Fowler, DVM 3. Endurance Ride Judging - How It All Began by Dr. Barsaleau, Tevis Forum Author’s note: The history of vetting the Tevis has played a key role in the study of the horse under stress.