Author Archives: Keith Kibler

Three Old Tractors and One Old Guy

A Tale of Three Tractors and an Old Guy Who No Longer Felt Tired If you have horses, don’t keep them at someone elses barn, then you probably have, or at least had, an old tractor.  To be an “old … Continue reading

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Gaited Endurance in Really High Heat– Dead Dog Creek 2016

Dead Dog Creak 2016 I started Endurance on this course 11 years ago. It is the closest ride to where I live and I want to support he Mowrer family in their selfless commitment to the sport of endurance, so … Continue reading

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Lincoln Trail 2015

Lincoln Trail 2015 The names of Endurance races/rides or whatever you feel compelled to call them, always make me tilt my head like a dog trying to figure out a tricky math problem. Dead Dog Creek has a Creek but … Continue reading

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Barefoot Derby, 2015

Barefoot Derby 2015 I find the names of endurance ride/races interesting. Dead Dog Creak has lots of creaks but none of them are called Dead Dog Creak. This ride is called Bare Foot Ride and I have no idea why. … Continue reading

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Intro To Endurance Clinic in the Shawnee National Forest

On March 28th, the first Intro to Endurance Clinic was held at the Bay Creek Campground in the Shawnee National Forest in deep Southern Illinois.  About 30 people attended in total. The day started with free doughnuts, pastries made by … Continue reading

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