About Chris Cervantes
Freelance Journalist and Professional Horse Trainer
Chris Cervantes is a Los Angeles-based freelance writer and professional horse trainer. He is currently starting a four-year-old, rescued thoroughbred named Roxy. You can follow their journey together on:
- Chris Cervantes’ Website
- Chris and Roxy’s YouTube Channel
- Roxy The Thoroughbred on Facebook
- Roxy The Thoroughbred on Twitter
- Bio and More Articles By Chris Cervantes
Chris Cervantes is a Certified Trainer through Meredith Manor International Equestrian Centre, graduating with high honors. After training with FEI Dressage, Olympic Equestrian Pentathlon, and top Hunter-Jumper trainers and can currently be found teaching at Far West Farms in Calabasas CA.
Cervantes loves killer whales and watching the “Today Show” with Matt Lauer. In his spare time, he enjoys reading, writing, and can be found kayaking in the harbor or lounging by the pool with a margarita.
Articles By Chris Cervantes On Other Sites
- Profile Of Kay Meredith. In this candid interview with world-champion rider and dressage trainer, Cervantes, shares the story of how a young girl from West Virginia rose to the top of her profession and became on of the most influential players in the sport.
- Highlights Of Kay Meredith’s Accomplishments. Kay Meredith’s career surrounds the Olympic sport of Dressage (the science of mounted warfare), and she has represented the U.S. in countries throughout the world, both as a team member and as an individual. She has also been a senior judge for more than twenty years.
- Am I Too Old To Ride? As a professional trainer I am asked all the time, “Am I too old to ride?” The short answer is no. Horseback riding is something that can be enjoyed at all levels, in a wide variety of ways, long into the golden years. Here are some considerations to help you enjoy riding safely, at any age.
- Tips For First Time Riders In A Tack Store. From choosing a helmet to proper riding attire, Cervantes offers professional tips and advice to get you started.