Free to Roam: The Story of the Joyriders 1979–2009
by Daphne Davey
ISBN: 978-0-9813886-0-1

From small beginnings as therapy for World War II veterans, horseback riding for challenged children and adults for therapy, recreation and sport has now spread around the world, bringing exciting benefits. In this book, Daphne Davey unfolds the story of one such program from bud to blossom as the Joyriders Therapeutic Riding Association celebrates its thirtieth anniversary.

Daphne Davey is a co-founder of the Joyriders, and a certified Basic Instructor through the Canadian Therapeutic Riding Association.

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"Free to Roam" cover