Mexico’s Charro Horse Tradition

In this Aug. 31, 2014 photo, female horsewomen or charras prepare for an Escaramuza, a women’s precision equestrian event, at a corral in southern Mexico City. Until recently the “charreria,” the Mexican version of a rodeo was an all male event. The women compete in teams of eight, performing daring and precise exercises with musicalContinue reading “Mexico’s Charro Horse Tradition”

In this Aug. 31, 2014 photo, female horsewomen or charras prepare for an Escaramuza, a women’s precision equestrian event, at a corral in southern Mexico City. Until recently the “charreria,” the Mexican version of a rodeo was an all male event. The women compete in teams of eight, performing daring and precise exercises with musical accompaniment while riding sidesaddle. (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte)

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