In Recent News
Indepentent Strides makes news in Paul Newman's "Newman's Own Foundation."
Independent Strides advertises in NARHA's Strides magazine. Download the 2009 Spring issue here.
The McPhail Equine Performance Center at Michigan State University ran an article on the Independent Saddle in their 2008 Annual Report. Read the article.
Using the Independent Saddle
The Minnesota Horse Council
HMS School for Children with Cerebral Palsy
Durham, CT Town Times
Equipped for Independence
The Fall 2008 MOVE International Newsletter features an article about two significant studies of The Independence Saddle.
The June 2008 issue of Exceptional Parents magazine featured an article by Beverly Young describing the successes of 25 individuals who participated in a NARHA Therapeutic Riding Program using the Independence Saddle.
Independent Strides Endorsed by MOVE International
MOVE International Board of Directors of Bakersfield, California, entered into formal Agreement with Independent Strides on June 19, 2006. The board concluded that our saddle is compatible with the MOVE philosophy and for use in the MOVE program. A story about Karen Szymas-Orr, creator and designer of The Independence Saddle is featured in their Fall 2006 newsletter, available online in PDF format.
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