Featured Video: 100 Miles


100 MilesThis week’s video runs about seven minutes, which is longer than our usual featured videos. But if you think that’s a test of endurance, try riding—or running!—the Vermont 100-mile endurance ride. That’s what the woman behind the helmet cam did when she recorded this highlights reel.

The ride is held concurrently with the Vermont 100 endurance run, a footrace that tests the mettle of even the most dedicated runners. From this helmet cam video, we see the cheerful moments trotting through town, being cheered on by spectators. We watch the camaraderie as runners and riders work their way up the hills. Then there are the quiet, solitary stretches through rain and mud, and the final trek through the darkness toward the finish. If this doesn’t make you want to exit the arena and go for a ride, you’d better check your pulse.


See past Featured Videos >>

Like this video? Here are others you’ll love.

Friesian Colt Plays Soccer
Friesian Colt Plays Soccer
Perhaps this foal will become a dressage star, but if he had his way, he’d probably rather be out on the soccer field.
Journey to the Super Bowl
Journey to the Super Bowl
An amazing look behind the scenes of those amazing Budweiser Clydesdale ads.
How to Ride Sidesaddle like a Victorian Lady
How to Ride Sidesaddle
There’s something undeniably elegant—and a little bit crazy—about a smartly dressed lady riding across fields and over fences sidesaddle.
Barrel Racing Helmet Cam
Barrel Racing Helmet Cam
See what it’s like to ride a winning barrel run.


See more Featured Videos >>


  1. WOW, JUST WOW, Thank you so much for taking me alone on that truly amazing ride, I have tears in my eyes for you, super job.

  2. So glad to see my video on a general horse site!! Hope everyone gets out to enjoy some great trail in their area. If you are interested in distance riding, check out great sites like AERC.org or search for us on facebook for information on how to get started!

  3. Thanks for taking us along. One question however, is trotting on the hard road like that necessary? That’s so bad for the joints and hooves!

  4. In the first couple of minutes, this disregard for the stop sign made me mad! And all that trotting on the road and hard surfaces, can’t be healthy for their joints!


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here