HORSE NETWORK LAUNCHES #WeRideTogether PSA CAMPAIGN TO BRING MUCH-NEEDED AWARENESS, EDUCATION, AND RESOURCES TO HELP COUNTER SEXUAL MISCONDUCT AND ABUSE IN HORSE SPORT.
The #WeRideTogether four-part video series and content-rich microsite aim to protect and empower youth, safeguard ethical trainers and coaches, and continue to preserve and grow equestrian sport. The second PSA has launched featuring Maggie Kehring: *Trigger warning, this video contains discussions of sexual abuse and misconduct.
Young athletes, particularly those in elite sports, are more frequently sexually abused by coaches when they are competing at a higher level. There are several reasons for this. None of which are “she knew what she was doing.”