Tiny Horse Talk

Conversations with Mary Phelps on Combined Driving Part 2

August 13, 2021 JA Media Productions Season 1 Episode 3
Tiny Horse Talk
Conversations with Mary Phelps on Combined Driving Part 2
Show Notes

Welcome to Tiny Horse Talk, featuring conversations about ponies and miniature horses. You’ll find information and education in each episode, along with a little dash of fun!

Join host Patricia Milligan of Fox Lea Farm Mini Equine Rescue, an organization dedicated to helping the littlest horses find their way home, as we dive into the world of our smallest equine friends. You'll also hear from EQUUS Film & Arts Fest Director Lisa Diersen and Producer Julianne Neal from time to time with tidbits and features from the equine media scene.

Welcome to the second half of our conversation with Mary Phelps. Mary began driving in 2009 and elevated to the Advanced level in 2017. In 2019, Mary and her now world famous driving ponies “The Gangsters” Al Capony, Bugsy Malony, Tony Da Pony, and Kimba competed for the USA in the FEI World Driving Championships for Ponies in Kisber, Hungary winning an individual Gold Medal in the cones phase and finishing 12th over all. Mary is well-known for her work as an equine photojournalist, with work in such venues as The Kentucky Three Day Event, Radnor, and Chesterland. She is a member of the International Alliance of Equestrian Journalists, and has also covered events such as Aachen, The FEI World Equestrian Games and The US National Dressage Championships. She initiated the popular website horsesdaily.com in 1997. Mary also has experience as an equine insurance specialist for Markel Corp.

For more information about Mary, visit

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