People of Sierra: Trista Frick

Georgia Moran, Staff

Name: Trista Frick

Grade: 7th

Team: Wolfcreek

Q: How long have you been riding horses for?

A: About 4 years. I think I started when I was 9 years old.

Q: What got you into horseback riding? 

A: My grandma did. It was over the summer so I had nothing to do.

Q: What’s your horse’s name?

A: I don’t have a horse. I just ride a different one every time.

Q: Where do you practice?

A: Cobblestone Riding.

Q: Have you been in any competitions and have you won any?

A: I won my first competition. At the championship, my team got first, second, and third place.

Q: Is there any special equipment you have to wear?

A: You have to wear black or brown riding boots, and you have to have half chaps with them which go up to your knee. And you have to wear a certain type of pants that have pads on the side of your knee.