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This could be you! After your barn duties are done, of course.
It’s the time of year when eventers who live in a climate where terrible things like snow and sub-freezing temperatures are a regular occurrence are packing their tack trunks and heading south for the winter....
» Read More By on Feb 14, 2016 11:00 am
An early spring? Photo from Christina Underwood's Facebook page
Happy Valentines Day, EN! It has been a gorgeous week here in Northern California. The weather has been in the low 70s and it’s almost been enough to make you forget that we’re supposed to get...
» Read More By on Feb 14, 2016 12:01 am
With 2016 being an Olympic year, we’ve all got the podium on our minds. While we’re in the mood, our friend David Robinson posted some great throwback footage of the 2004 Athens cross country for...
» Read More By on Feb 13, 2016 5:00 pm
photo by: dregsplod
Horse girls are different. We don’t think like “normal” people. Our main boy toy is probably our gelding, we never mind getting dirty, and we’re tough as nails. You can say what you want about...
» Read More By on Feb 13, 2016 3:00 pm
Newstead Manor at Newstead on the James. Photo provided by Carol Carper.
This post originally appeared on our sister site, Horse Nation. Did you miss out on last year’s opportunities to wordsmith your way to ownership of Rock Spring Farm or Big South Fork Lodge? Don’t worry,...
» Read More By on Feb 13, 2016 1:00 pm
Our USEF Eventing Team Show Jumping Coach Silvio Mazzoni came to the dark side this weekend and completed Training at Ocala! Photo from Hannah Sue Burnett
One of the big challenges for someone involved in any sort of sporting endeavor is choosing the right coach. On top of having the required knowledge, the teaching style of the coach has to mesh...
» Read More By on Feb 13, 2016 12:01 am
Colleen Rutledge, Kim Severson and Peter Barry emerged as the big winners today across the three Intermediate divisions at Pine Top Horse Trials in Thomson, Georgia, which packed in more than 50 horses between them....
» Read More By on Feb 12, 2016 5:33 pm
Boyd Martin and Dr. David Altcheck at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City. Photo courtesy of Boyd Martin.
Boyd Martin is recovering after undergoing successful collarbone surgery yesterday at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City, and he explains the procedure in detail in an update on his blog. He broke his right...
» Read More By on Feb 12, 2016 3:00 pm
The show jumping time played a huge factor in yesterday’s Advanced combined test at Ocala Horse Properties Winter II Horse Trials, with just four of the combinations going clear and beating the clock. Clayton Fredericks...
» Read More By on Feb 12, 2016 1:30 pm
The neighboring razor wire adds a nice touch to the Rio Olympic cross country course. Photo by Leslie Wylie.
Going to the Olympics is kind of a big deal. Whether you’re an athlete, a journalist, an owner or connected in some other way to these magnificent animals that compete in equestrian sport, the Olympic Games are the...
» Read More By on Feb 12, 2016 11:00 am