2009-08-08 / Top News

Carriage-Driving Displayed at Festival of the Horse

Lisa Eckhardt displays her expertise at driving a carriage at a demonstration during the Festival of the Horse Friday, July 24. Mrs. Eckhardt is navigating a gig with horse Todd through the course marked by the orange flags. Her husband, Don Eckhardt, was also at the demonstration, driving a Marathon carriage with the horse Hercules. Ben Mosley demonstrated a four-in-hand style of carriage driving with four Grand Hotel Hackneys and another Marathon carriage. The four-in-hand style refers to the driver holding four reins in one hand.

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