Joanna Breault

Grace Ayyildiz started horseback-riding at age 7, when a friend asked her to come along to a lesson. Photo: Amy Jackson

Along for the ride: A local equestrian takes the reins

Horses and all things equestrian abound here in the Charlottesville area. From stables offering boarding, lessons, and trail rides to venues for foxhunting and polo, this community is a horse-lover’s paradise. Grace Ayyildiz of Free Union found her passion for horses at a young age. At 7 years old, she tried horseback riding at the […]