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We can’t stop watching this video of Amanda Braun’s Commando, a 4-year-old Holsteiner gelding by Concerto Grosso out of the Voltaire mare Isis du Desert, schooling his very first Beginner Novice ditch...
» Read More By on Jul 27, 2015 5:00 pm
Susan and Dave Yip reunited with their former racehorse Ginello. Photo courtesy of Maggie Miller.
Engineer Susan Yip of Phoenix, Arizona, asked her pediatrician husband Dave why he looked so tired one weekend morning last December. He responded, “I found him!” “Who?” “Ginello!” The Yips had been 5 percent owners...
» Read More By on Jul 27, 2015 1:00 pm
Charlie Campbell schooling at Boyd Martin's Windurra Farm. Photo by Ryan Wood.
Growing up in the suburbs of New York City and later living in the city itself, college was always a given. From the first days of school we were told to study hard, submit our...
» Read More By on Jul 27, 2015 11:00 am
Doug Payne and Crown Talisman. Photo by Jenni Autry.
One of the greatest aspects of the sport of three-day eventing is the potential for Cinderella stories. It seems that perhaps more so than with other disciplines, we are constantly able to take horses that were...
» Read More By on Jul 27, 2015 9:30 am
Until next time, Montana! Photo via Lisa Takada.
Another busy event weekend is in the books, and by the time you read this I will hopefully have made it to my 5:45 a.m. flight. Also known as way too early. With an expletive...
» Read More By on Jul 27, 2015 1:00 am
Kelly Pugh and Corazon. Photo by Sally Spickard.
The pressure was certainly on Kelly Pugh as she entered the main arena here at Rebecca Farm. A large crowd had gathered and second placed Tamie Smith and Under Wraps had just put in a...
» Read More By on Jul 26, 2015 3:42 pm
The wheels on the strugglebus go round and round, round and round … Presenting 25 more #EventerProblems, because you guys just can’t get enough (and also because the struggles just keep coming). If you missed...
» Read More By on Jul 26, 2015 3:00 pm
Dani Sussman and Kaptain America. Photo by Sally Spickard.
I was able to stop by the main arena on my way back from the jogs to catch some of the Open Intermediate show jumping. I was lucky enough to catch the top 10 or...
» Read More By on Jul 26, 2015 1:30 pm
It’s a chilly morning here in Kalispell, and the horses are looking fantastic and fresh for the show jumping, which will be held this afternoon for the CCI3* and CIC3*. The jogs began at 8...
» Read More By on Jul 26, 2015 12:04 pm
Marc Grandia and Severe Flying. Photo by Sally Spickard.
I had a chance to run out and catch some Prelim cross country yesterday and watched several pairs jump through the Western Town complex. It’s quite an entertaining little series of jumps, although I’m sure...
» Read More By on Jul 26, 2015 9:00 am