On this episode of the On The Rail podcast, we sat down with Amy Engelskirger, owner of Glamorous Threads English Apparel & Tack and AQHA amateur competitor. Amy shared with us her journey of balancing being a successful competitor and running a thriving business. We discussed her accomplishments as an amateur and the highs and lows of her experiences in the show ring.
We also delved into the origin story of Glamorous Threads, and how it evolved into a full-fledged English Apparel & Tack business. Amy shared with us the struggles of being a vendor at horse shows while also competing and offered valuable advice to other amateurs trying to juggle both.
We also discussed Amy's decision to hit pause on owning a show horse in order to prioritize her business ventures. She explained her thought process and the challenges that came with making that kind of decision. Throughout the episode, Amy gave us insight into her plans for the future of her business.
Tune in to this episode of the On The Rail podcast to hear from a successful former amateur competitor and business owner about how she managed to balance both and what her plans for the future hold. Don't forget to share this insightful episode and follow On The Rail podcast on your favorite platform for more interviews with successful competitors and industry leaders in the horse world.