Young Rider July/August 2024


The July/August 2024 issue of Young Rider includes:

  • DIY: Summer bookmarks
  • This Esme Tips: Esme tries the hunter and equitation disciplines for the first time
  • Stable Skills: Relive stall boredom
  • IRL: Maysie and her mule, Tina
  • A preview of BreyerFest 2024: Against All Odds
  • Short Story: The New Girl
  • Western Lesson: Showing on a budget
  • English Lesson: Breaking bad habits
  • An overview of navicular
  • How four young riders made it to Pony Finals
  • Helmet fit for any hairstyle
  • Breed Spotlight: German Riding Pony
  • Posters
  • Art gallery drawings from youth ages 8-16
  • Dear YR: Letters from readers
  • Me & My Horse photo gallery

You can find all back issues of Young Rider here.


The July/August 2024 issue of Young Rider is the perfect reading material for any young rider, especially those with a summer full of horse shows. Find stories about showing on a budget, how to wear your hair under a helmet, and how four kids made it to Pony Finals — along with their advice.

Plus, BreyerFest is around the corner, and this issue includes all the details on the event. Read all this and so much more in our latest issue (see full contents above).

In addition to the July/August 2024 issue, you can find all back issues of Young Rider here. And if you are a cowgirl, check out our Western Life Today magazine. Or if you love horses of all breeds, you’ll love our Best of Breeds special collector’s edition.

All EG Media Mags Publications:

  • Horse Illustrated—the one magazine for all horse lovers, featuring expert horse care and health advice, as well as training tips, breed profiles, new products, and entertaining reads about life with horses
  • Young Rider—the only magazine for and about horse-crazy tweens and teens ages 8-15 that has a mixture of English and Western riding instruction, horse care tips, contests, beautiful color posters and stories about real kids
  • Young Rider MINI Digital—a special digital separate issue of the magazine that is available for FREE to subscribers of Young Rider and available straight to your email inbox
  • Western Life Today—the premier publication for all-things Western, from fashion to entertainment, destinations, and more
  • Hobby Farms and Chickens—our sister publications with DIY guides and tips about hobby farming and chickens, whether you’re getting your hands dirty in a city plot or on your land’s back 40