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You’ve seen tons of photos and videos of the hugely successful Wellington Eventing Showcase this weekend, but we know what you were really waiting for: helmet cam footage! Lainey Ashker, who finished in third place...
» Read More By on Feb 1, 2015 3:03 pm
Lauren Kieffer and Czechmate. Photo by Jenni Autry.
Three things stand out to me when looking at the photos from yesterday’s cross country finale at the $50,000 Wellington Eventing Showcase: (1) all the smiles on the riders’ faces, (2) pricked ears on horses that...
» Read More By on Feb 1, 2015 1:11 pm
James Wofford on Carawich, 1978. Photo courtesy of Gamecock Photo.
This article was reprinted with permission. You can find the original on Foxhunting Life. In the last issue of FHL WEEK, Kate Samuels wrote about what eventing horses can learn by going foxhunting. Your editor...
» Read More By on Feb 1, 2015 11:06 am
I may have a rival when it comes to bridle assembly. From Hawley Bennett's Instagram
One of the things I strongly believe every kid should learn in their first month of riding lessons is how to take apart, clean and reassemble a bridle. In theory, this may save poor saintly lesson...
» Read More By on Feb 1, 2015 12:01 am
Wonderful Will and Michael Pollard on their way to a clear round at Rolex Kentucky 2011. Photo by Leslie Threlkeld
We’re pleased to introduce a new series presented by Merial which will catch up with horses who have retired from a successful eventing career. If you have a horse you’d like us to profile, please...
» Read More By on Jan 31, 2015 2:30 pm
Boyd Martin and Trading Aces. Photo by Jenni Autry.
Boyd Martin and Trading Aces held their overnight lead in the $50,000 Wellington Eventing Showcase thanks to delivering a clear show jumping round as the final pair to jump this morning. Running the entire show...
» Read More By on Jan 31, 2015 12:29 pm
Fence 8 . Photo via CrossCountry App.
Welcome to Day 2 of the Wellington Eventing Showcase! By now I’m assuming every day is perfect in south Florida over the winter, so our conditions are just like yesterday: sunny skies, a light breeze...
» Read More By on Jan 31, 2015 9:00 am
Been doing a whole lot of
When I’m feeling really organized, I try to get the pony ridden first thing in the morning. It starts the day off right and then I can go about my day without having to carve...
» Read More By on Jan 31, 2015 8:24 am
We're in a whole new world, ya'll. Photo via EN's Instagram.
I’m not sure we eventers knew quite what to expect when we heard the sport was heading to Wellington. This is hallowed pure dressage and show jumping ground, but eventing in Welly World? After the...
» Read More By on Jan 30, 2015 5:25 pm
Thirty-two horses at Andrew Palmer's Royal Palm Farm in Eufaula, Alabama have been exposed to the toxic substance monensin....
» Read More By on Jan 30, 2015 4:53 pm