Austin Bauman

A little bit about you...

  • Age: 12 
  • Where are you from: Woodstock, Il 
  • How long have you been riding: 5 years 
  • What made you start riding:  My mom 
  •  Does anyone else in your family ride?: My mom and my sister 
  • What was the name of your first horse/pony? Charlie Brown    
  • What horses/ponies are you currently riding/showing: Prince Caspian (small) and Miracles Happen (pony jumper)  
  •   Do you know how to braid? No  

School and other sports...

  • Do you do any other sports: I also play football and run cross-country
  •  How do you juggle your time to include riding and other activities?  We are very busy 
  • For the people that are riding on the show circuits- do you attend traditional school or online/home school?  Traditional school

Is there a horse sport that you would like to try that is different than the style you ride?

Western speed events look fun     

Do you board or keep your ponies at home?

Our barn is at our house  

Goals and accomplishments...

  • What you would like to accomplish as a junior rider? Win pony finals in the individual jumper  
  • What are you most proud of as a rider? Going to Devon and getting good ribbons   
  • What are your plans after your junior years?:  College