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Getting your wisdom teeth extracted is a miserable experience, but at least some good comedy can come out of the ordeal. You’ve seen the original David After Dentist video that put post-sedation wooziness on the map...
» Read More By on Aug 16, 2018 3:00 pm
In this excerpt from Jane Savoie’s “Dressage 101,” renowned motivational speaker and riding coach Jane Savoie gives us several tricks to straightening the squirmy horse-centipede that feels like he’s moving in a hundred different directions...
» Read More By on Aug 16, 2018 11:00 am
Jay Due in his element while setting courses in Venice, Florida.
Photo by Forever Photography.
Jay Duke believes that a good jump is a good jump, no matter what discipline the rider chooses. So for this international show jumping rider turned clinician, course designer and proponent of good horsemanship in...
» Read More By on Aug 16, 2018 9:00 am
Eventer Nicolette Merle Smith & fiancee Joel Scholz fording the river! Photo courtesy of the Mongol Derby.
Yesterday I had one of those days where I got home from the barn at 8 p.m. and then struggled to walk down my stairs to my kitchen from wobbly legs, but then I remembered...
» Read More By on Aug 16, 2018 12:03 am
Laura Graves teaching at the Ohana Equestrian Reserve. Photo by Emily Riden/Jump Media.
We all know Laura Graves as one of America's leading dressage riders, but she taught a very different type of clinic yesterday at Ohana Equestrian Preserve in Aldie, Virginia. ...
» Read More By on Aug 15, 2018 12:01 am
Sam Griffiths and Paulank Brockagh at Badminton. Photo by Jenni Autry.
Australia is the latest team to announce their final squad for the FEI World Equestrian Games at Tryon International Equestrian Center in Mill Spring, North Carolina....
» Read More By on Aug 14, 2018 6:47 pm
The Mongol Derby is the longest and roughest horse race on the planet. Riders traipse across the Mongolian steppe attending 25 checkpoints aboard semi-feral ponies—Genghis Khan style. Our own editor Leslie Wylie took on the...
» Read More By on Aug 14, 2018 4:30 pm
Jr. Beginner Novice 14 & Under competitors Hannah Sullivan and Nebraska are clear over the final cross country fence at the 2017 AEC. Photo by Leslie Wylie.
Closing date for the 2018 USEA American Eventing Championships (AEC), presented by Nutrena Feeds, is today! Still hemming and hawing about whether to enter the event, to be held Aug. 29-Sept. 2 in Parker, Colorado? I’ve attended...
» Read More By on Aug 14, 2018 2:00 pm
Piggy French and Quarrycrest Echo deliver a foot-perfect showjumping round to move up to the top spot going into cross country. Photo by Tilly Berendt.
Hot off the presses! Great Britain has just announced their squad for the 2018 FEI World Equestrian Games....
» Read More By on Aug 14, 2018 10:31 am
Merel Blom and Rumour Has It. Photo by Jenni Autry.
The Dutch eventing squad has been announced for the 2018 FEI World Equestrian Games. Congratulations to the following horses and riders: Merel Blom and Rumor Has It NOP, a 15-year-old Holsteiner gelding (Esteban xx X Onara, by Candillo)...
» Read More By on Aug 14, 2018 9:01 am