Monthly Archives: September 2010

Germany leads by 7.2

A view from the media seating  It was all about Germany on day one of dressage at the Kentucky Horse Park.  Simone Deitermann was a class above everyone else and leads the individual competition by

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Late night links

Tipperary:  I have become increasingly convinced that the US team made a very reasonable decision to keep “Paddy” on the team when the definite entries were named over the weekend.  Word is that the cellulitis

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Wednesday Videos

Eventing Nation’s good friend Boyd Martin was kind enough to spend a few minutes chatting with me in front of the camera.  Check out Boyd’s thoughts on the first horse inspection, being the lead rider

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Live blogs all day every day

I am very pleased to announce that we will be live blogging the entire World Equestrian Games eventing competition in cooperation with the USEA.  Emily Daily and I will be starting bright and early with

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Playing the odds with cellulitis

Karen completing her jog with Mandiba Two big things changed for the US team on Wednesday morning–first, Kim and “Paddy” withdrew, and second, Karen and Mandiba were added to the team competition.   Everything happened

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Wednesday jog drama

The most exciting jog that i have ever witnessed just finished–let’s jump right into it.  By now, most people have heard that Kim Severson and Tipperary Liadhnan were withdrawn right before the jog on Wednesday

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My Road to WEG

Eventing at WEG is finally here!  Being the perpetual procrastinator I am (which makes John crazy), I’m scrambling at the last minute to be sure I have all the necessary items packed…camera, lenses, batteries, memory

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Canada’s Team Picks

I have just gotten word that Canada has made their team and individual competitor decisions for the WEGs.  The nations have until after the Wednesday jog to pick their riders that will compete in the

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Late Night Links

Anyone who takes fun/interesting Eventing Nation related photos such as these photos during the WEGs and sends them to eventingnation@gmail.com will win a gift certificate for a free Eventing Nation hat if their photo is used

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The week that is about to be

The British and US teams faced off at the Land Rover Challenge on Monday–Brits won One week from today we will all be talking about the new eventing world champion.  Will we be talking about

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