Writing for Equitrekking.com
Equitrekking.com publishes a variety of articles related to equestrian lifestyle, horse breeds and travel, including travel articles and first person narratives, interviews with equestrian experts, artists and ranchers, travel reviews and more. We encourage writers interested in submitting a story to us to look over various sections of Equitrekking.com to view our content.
The best approach submitting a story is to write an email outlining the proposed piece, including a resume if the article is based on your personal expertise or a description of your experience.
Articles typically range from 300 to 1500 words and longer articles are formatted with short paragraphs, subheads between every few paragraphs, and photos with detailed captions. Select articles will be chosen for the Equitrekking.com monthly e-newsletter.
The writer's name will be included with the publication of all manuscripts submitted by author, and can include a brief biography and links to the author’s websites. Writers retain ownership of the copyright, but we generally ask for first publication rights until 60 days after the first publication of the article on Equitrekking.com.
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Current Article Trends on Equitrekking.com
- First Person Articles
Been trail riding or ridden horses on your travels and want to share your story with others? We publish many first person travel articles and articles related to spending time with horses, whether it's a volunteer experience, a riding vacation or a rundown of great horse festivals, equestrian shopping experiences or travel destinations.
Travel Article Examples:
Mangalarga Marchadors ride the Way of St. James!
Visiting the Academy of Equestrian Art in Versailles
Horse Fairs - Five of the Best from Around the World
Zion National Park Horseback Riding - A Traveler’s Review
Horse Riding in Devon, England- Part 1
Trail Riding Article Examples:
Summer Solstice Benefit Trail Ride
Horse Riding to Defeat ALS - Mt. Washington Trek
Beach Horseback Riding in the Outer Banks, North Carolina
Morgan Horses for Trail Riding
Share an Experience Article Examples:
Share your experiences with horses. These articles may relate to careers, your horsey home area, volunteering, training, attending an event or horse show, or an equestrian discipline.
An Equine Internship at a Wild Horse Sanctuary
Photographing the Free Roaming Horse
A Horse Community in the Carolinas
A Cowgirl in South Dakota- Equine Career on a Working Ranch
Barn Night at the Washington International Horse Show
Have you adopted a horse, perhaps an ex-racehorse, OTTB or a horse you'be had to retrain. Write a guest blog for us for "Horse Adoption Story".
- Artist Interviews - Interviews with artists who are inspired by horses or travel.
Award Winning Equine Artist Kathi Peters
Equine Artist Laura Barnhardt Corle
- Horse Expert articles, interviews or information related to wellness, training, associations, horse culture or organizations. These are usually categorized under Expert Equestrian Articles and can be first person narratives, "how-to" articles or interviews.
Cowboys of Brazil’s Pantanal
Horsemanship 101 - Preparing for your equestrian vacation
Yoga for Equestrians
The Joys and Pitfalls of being a “Horse Show Mom”
Return to Freedom - Wild Horse Sanctuary
A Conversation with Enlightened Horseman, Robin Shen
- Horse Breeds
Descriptions and information on various horse breeds around the world.
Criollo Horses in Uruguay
Gait of Marsh Tacky Horses: Exciting Research
The Fell Pony: A Rare English Treasure
The Icelandic Horse
- Famous Horses in History
We're looking for more articles on historic horses. Please suggest a horse for us to write about or pitch us on a historic horse that you can research and share with our readers.
Famous Horses in History - Sir Barton, America’s first Triple Crown Champion
Salute to Comanche - From the Battle of the Little Bighorn and Into History
Famous Horses in History - Jenny Camp
- Dude Ranch Blog
Traveling for a summer cattle drive, job as a wrangler, dude ranch vacation or vacation on a working ranch. We want to hear about your experiences. Write about it for us!
My Introduction to Cattle Branding
- Dream Jobs
Dream jobs with horses can include interviews and profiles of people or professions. We're loking to highlight people with dream jobs who can inspire readers to seek out horses in their lives.
Award Winning Equine Artist Kathi Peters
Mustang Crisis: An Interview with Filmmaker Kurt Brungardt
Flying Horse Farms: Interview with Founder Jenni Belford
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