Mexico’s Charro Horse Tradition

In this Aug. 31, 2014 photo, Dario Flores practices “cala de caballo,” or “horse reining” on his horse AG Commander, at a corral in Mexico City. “Charreria,” the Mexican version of a rodeo, is Mexico’s official national sport which consists of several equestrian competitions wearing specific attires as well as elaborate saddles and other horseContinue reading “Mexico’s Charro Horse Tradition”

In this Aug. 31, 2014 photo, Dario Flores practices “cala de caballo,” or “horse reining” on his horse AG Commander, at a corral in Mexico City. “Charreria,” the Mexican version of a rodeo, is Mexico’s official national sport which consists of several equestrian competitions wearing specific attires as well as elaborate saddles and other horse trappings. It is a big part of Mexico’s national identity, art and culture. (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte)

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