Those Who Giddy


Jeremy Newton

Tags Elisa Wallace, Mustangs, Wallace Eventing

Elisa Wallace has been involved with horses her entire life. Both her parents are involved in horses: her father is an avid event rider and trainer, and her mother bred and raised young horses. Known for both her talent as an event rider with her string of talented horses, as well as her connection with her mustangs through challenges such as Mustang Millionand and Extreme Mustang Makeover, it’s safe to say Elisa knows “how to speak horse.” You can see here featured frequently around our site, sporting her GoVelope as she rides her two mustangs, and you also may have seen her...


Jeremy Newton

Tags Bigtime Eventing, Lauren Eckardt

Lauren Eckardt is a successful eventing trainer in Milton, Georgia, just north of Atlanta. She’s been long listed for the USET, and works with Buck Davidson as often as possible. She and her students have won or placed multiple times at the American Eventing Championships. She was the original tester for the GoVelope®, and when asked how she liked it, told the story of taking her favorite mare Bigtime Graffiti for a hack, who acted up crossing a creek, even throwing in a buck. The GoVelope® had been taken away from her for revisions, so she had her old smartphone...


Jeremy Newton

Tags Gina Miles

Gina Miles won the Olympic Individual Silver Medal in Equestrian (3-Day Eventing) in 2008 with McKinlaigh, an Irish Sport Horse owned by Thom Schulz and Laura Coats of Creston, California. Other accomplishments include the Pan American Gold and Bronze Medals in 2007, Bronze Medal at the 2003 World Cup Final, 2006 USEA Gold Cup Champion, 2006 USET Fall Champion, 2006, 2007, 2008 USEA Advanced Horse of the Year and the 2008 Chronicle of the Horse Overall and Eventing Horsemen of the Year. Gina operates a full-service equestrian business – Gold Medal Equestrian (GME) – which offers training for all ages...


Jeremy Newton

Tags Denny Emmerson

Are you a wannabe or a gonnabe? That’s what Denny says, at least on his version of the Giddyup Gear GoSocks. Take a piece of this riding legend with you on our calves everywhere you ride! Denny Emerson of Tamarack Hill Farm, eventer, trainer, coach, author, leader, activist, has been a significant, influential force in the equestrian community for a half-century. To say he is a legend, is an understatement. To know he loves Giddyup Gear and our products is just amazing!


Jeremy Newton

Tags Giddyup Gear Story

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