Kip Mistral

An internationally-published equestrian journalist and lifelong horsewoman, Kip Mistral grew up riding bareback and Western in the deserts of Phoenix and on mountain cattle ranches in Montana before “discovering” classical equitation.

She holds an MA in English, has taught composition and technical writing at the college level, and written over 80 articles for equine publications in the past several years. Mistral resides with her pure Spanish stallion in Arizona. Visit her online at