Running Against the Wind
Season 6, Episode 1
Written by Stefan Scaini
Directed by Heather Conkie
Episode guide
Candles in the Wind (season 5)
Crossed Signals
Running Against the Wind is the first episode in season six of Heartland. It aired September 16, 2012.


Amy is bursting to ask Ty about the engagement ring, and why he hasn't proposed yet, but a couple of "runaways" throw everything at Heartland into turmoil. One of the "runaways" is a horse that likes to jump fences; Amy is trying to find the owner but she grows attached and gives the horse a name: Phoenix Rising. The other "runaway" is an eleven year old girl whose name is Georgina, but who wants to be called Georgie.