This is the worse part of riding sidesaddle. When a rider falls they most likely fall away from their legs. Replacing skirts with aprons and using breakaway stirrups help. This rider looks like she'll be OK.
The inaugural Mrs. Everhart Memorial Invitational Side Saddle Chase, the first to be held in America since the makes its debut at the annual Loudoun Hunt Point-to-Point Races on Sunday, April at historic Oatlands Plantation.