I came across the Facebook Page on The Philadelphia Urban Riding Academy located in the Strawberry Mansion neighborhood of North Philly. […]
Hear from Erin Brown, the Executive Director at the Philadelphia Urban Riding Academy (PURA)—a nonprofit organization created to preserve the […]
Black urban cowboys have been a part of the Philadelphia landscape for more than a hundred years, with stables tucked […]
For Wellington residents, the equestrian world seems like a way of life. Even if you are not a rider yourself, […]
Philadelphia boasts lots of traditions, from cheese steaks to Tastykakes, from the Dad Vail Regatta to the Reading Terminal Market. […]
Erin on a horse
Secretariat Sculptor Jocelyn Russell on the delivery of the Secretariat sculpture and her new life size animals. Our Black Reins […]
“Not every kid in this city needs to be a basketball or football player; they don’t all need to dream […]
The new Netflix movie “Concrete Cowboy,” starring Idris Elba, tells the much-neglected story of Philadelphia’s urban cowboys, whose stables are […]
In the spring magazine feature “Urban Horsekeeping,” we talk to several urban equestrians about the challenges and benefits of operating […]
Idris Elba, Caleb McLaughlin, Lorraine Toussaint, and the rest of the cast and crew of Concrete Cowboy take you behind […]