By Admin Gymkhana is the action packed, precision sport of the equestrian world. A good Gymkhana horse must have the speed of a race horse, the turning quickness and agility of a cutting horse and the control and responsiveness of the stock horse.
The word `Gymkhana’ is thought to have originated in India, probably meaning ‘games on horseback’. The English military, during the Colonial period, used horses for both transportation and military maneuvers. On Sunday afternoons, the calvary would compete in horseback games to sharpen their horsemanship for war.. Thus, Gymkhana had it’s beginning. Through the years different events have been added, some
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