Saratoga Skijoring draws thrill seekers from near, far
February 9, 2022
Jason Decker, of Brighton, Colorado has the perfect description of what it is like to race on skis behind a horse. “It is so fun and so scary at the same time.” The exuberant Decker has been racing in Saratoga for the last five years. “I missed the first year,” he said.
He seems to be a fan favorite as he is recognizable with his bright plaid snow-pants and his jovial spirit at the end of each race. Decker is also one to jump in and help get the track ready on race day morning.
Decker said he got into the “coolest and dumbest” rodeo sport from a “hold my beer moment.” A frie...