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Intermediate water jump at Loudoun PCHT. Photo via Jane Sleeper.
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While all of the insanity is ensuing over in Normandy, we can’t forget about the rest of us back stateside who are getting ready to compete this weekend. Several events are running (hey, if you...
» Read More By on Aug 30, 2014 11:09 am
Future FEI President Chinch hosts a meeting with future FEI Taskforce members.
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I haven’t found the word yet to describe the agony of being on the west coast during WEGs. It’s in the same family as the feeling you get when you missed the latest episode of...
» Read More By on Aug 30, 2014 12:01 am
Lynn Symansky and Donner. Photo by Jenni Autry.
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Team USA may be in bronze position overall but when it comes to helmets, we’re leading the pack. All six American riders completed their WEG dressage tests in helmets, making an unprecedented statement about where...
» Read More By on Aug 29, 2014 6:57 pm
France: where even the cows are patriotic. Photo courtesy of FFE Equipes de France FB.
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The two days of dressage are officially over! I’m thrilled to report that Team USA did us proud, and currently stand in bronze medal position after the first phase. Our reporters, Jenni and Leslie, are...
» Read More By on Aug 29, 2014 6:37 pm
Charlotte Dujardin and Valegro on another victory lap. Photo via the Normandie 2014 Instagram.
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Well, well, well – whoever said “the third time’s a charm” must have been thinking of Charlotte Dujardin, who is definitely having a charmed weekend in Normandy. Charlotte and Valegro went to town on their...
» Read More By on Aug 29, 2014 5:00 pm
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I stood by the warmup ring for a long time today, watching. I watched grooms giving horses one last scratch, coaches giving riders one final piece of advice, riders giving their best for their country,...
» Read More By on Aug 29, 2014 4:15 pm
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Ruy Fonseca and Tom Bombadill Too have a globetrotting championship resume that includes the 2010 WEG in Lexington, the 2011 Pan Am Games in Guadalajara and the 2012 Olympics in London. But they’ve never had...
» Read More By on Aug 29, 2014 9:20 am
Boyd Martin and Shamwari 4. Photo by Jenni Autry.
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It’s day two of dressage here at WEG! We’ll be bringing you live updates from the competition each day, so keep refreshing this page for all of the insanity (or as much insanity as there...
» Read More By on Aug 29, 2014 8:01 am
Hawley Bennett-Awad and Gin & Juice. Photo by Jenni Autry.
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Hawley and supermare Gin & Juice caught a shooting star in the dressage ring today, laying down a top-20 score of 47.8 for Team Canada. With the sole exception of the Event at Rebecca Farm...
» Read More By on Aug 29, 2014 7:45 am
Lynn Symansky and Donner. Photo by Jenni Autry.
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It’s day two of dressage here at WEG! We’ll be bringing you live updates from the competition each day, so keep refreshing this page for all of the insanity (or as much insanity as there...
» Read More By on Aug 29, 2014 3:26 am
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