The safety in knowing how to properly tie your horse is irreplaceable. Quick release knots are essential in cases of emergency.

Horse clubs can offer a quick knot tying challenge activity for youth.


  • Make a knot board with different stages of the quick release knot.
  • Create a game to see who can tie the quick release knot the fastest with their eyes closed.
  • Learn to tie other, more complicated knots like the clove hitch or the fiador knot for tying rope halters.