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Meghan and Pirate, post-European adventure. Photo courtesy of Jil O'Donoghue.
The Wayne Eventing Derby is held every year at Lamplight Equestrian Center in Wayne, IL as a way to help shake off winter rust for the midwest. Two rounds of jumping, one over portable cross...
» Read More By on Apr 1, 2015 12:01 am
The Owen Pugh CIC3* at Burgham International Horse Trials ran this past weekend in the UK, and it was Gemma Tattersalls and Chico Bella P who took home the win over Ireland’s Sarah Ennis and...
» Read More By on Mar 31, 2015 5:00 pm
California horses all tucked in at The Fork. Photo via Mackenna Shea on Facebook.
The West Coast riders who will be campaigning on the East Coast this spring have begun preparing for their long trips, and many have already arrived safely at their destinations. It’s an admirable trip, trekking...
» Read More By on Mar 31, 2015 3:00 pm
If only our horses understood the importance of selfie-taking or conformation shots. Our lives would be much easier, right? SmartPak understands the struggle we all go through with a horse who just knows they have...
» Read More By on Mar 31, 2015 1:00 pm
Lisa Barry and F.I.S. Prince Charming. Photo by Jenni Autry.
Lisa Barry found herself frustrated after a horse shopping trip to Europe left her with significantly less money and no horse to bring home with her. Donna Smith, whom Lisa had worked for briefly in...
» Read More By on Mar 31, 2015 11:00 am
Explore the many educational opportunities at GMHA by earning a scholarship! Photo by GMHA staff.
Areas I, VII, and IX rejoice! In what is a surer sign of spring, the first opening dates of the year have arrived! As an added bonus, Area I Young Riders can benefit from an...
» Read More By on Mar 31, 2015 1:13 am
Mia models the Gina Miles Contoured Monoflap Saddle Pad from Professional's Choice. Photo by Jenni Autry.
Monoflap saddle pads are all the rage right now — and for good reason. If you have a monoflap saddle, especially one with a larger seat size and really forward cut flap like mine, it can...
» Read More By on Mar 30, 2015 5:30 pm
It’s been two years since we last saw Jumbo’s Jake at Rolex with James Alliston, but his competition days are far from over thanks to a new partnership with young rider Emma Erickson. After the...
» Read More By on Mar 30, 2015 4:00 pm
The Split Tail Rain Jacket — able to go from the ground to the saddle, just like that. Photo courtesy of Kerrits.
Happy Fab Freebie Monday! What better way is there to start off the week here at EN than with another giveaway? This week, we’re helping you celebrate the shower-filled days of spring by keeping you...
» Read More By on Mar 30, 2015 9:00 am
Willow and me at Hillcrest Farm. Photo by Naomi Eastwood
It’s not often that I get to go to horse shows to ride rather than work, and it’s even less often that someone takes pictures of me as I’m usually the one behind the camera....
» Read More By on Mar 29, 2015 11:48 pm