Watch the first week of Amira's training that ultimately led to her viral one week update video and her winning bridleless ride at the 2017 Mustang Magic competition 100 days from the wild!
Follow 22 year old horsewoman, Madison Shambaugh (AKA "Mustang Maddy"), as she explores the possibilities of the horse-human relationship with Amira, a formerly wild horse out of chances. A series of events led Madison to set out on a mission to train Amira to ride without her ever having worn any ropes or even a single piece of tack - in just one week.
Prepare to be educated, entertained, and inspired as Madison experiences both the inevitable struggles and rewards associated with self-discovery, taking risks, and following your dreams.
Run time: Approx. 165 min
A lifetime equestrienne, Madison Shambaugh’s world was rocked when she encountered her first mustang in 2013.
Captivated by their heart, mind, and innate freedom, “Mustang Maddy” has made it her life’s mission to promote and showcase the mustang while raising awareness for the plight of America’s wild horses.
Together with her liberty team of formerly wild mustangs-- and accompanied by a unique herd of zebras-- Madison travels the country to share her training methods and advocate for wild horses. Wherever she goes, Maddy’s message rings true: every horse has a potential for greatness; it is up to us to help them reveal it.
Maddy is a 3x Extreme Mustang Makeover Freestyle Champion, 2015 Young Guns & Rookie Champion, and 2017 Mustang Magic Champion.