Let’s face it, horses are the kindest animals on the planet. Not just because they will tirelessly carry us for hours through fields on a fox hunt, and not just because they keep jumping around...» Read More!
Halloween with the Hollings at Chattahoochee Hills: (from left to right) Lexi Scovil (as Hannah Montana), Jenn Holling, Caiden Holling (as Chewbacca), Jon Holling (as an eventing rider/coach from Ocala, Florida with a strange penchant...» Read More!
I feel like in every person’s life there are 20 to 30 moments that either go one way and your life changes forever or they go another way and things stay the same. Eventers might...» Read More!
Today we have a very special view from a horse submission. This photo was taken by Boyd’s super-groom and assistant rider, Caitlin Silliman, as she was hacking Remington in Chantilly, France earlier today. Remi will...» Read More!
We bring you part four of Jenny’s adventure as a working student and EN guest blogger. Jenny has ambitiously decided to spend the next year as a working student in Lexington, Kentucky. And yes, I...» Read More!
I don’t know about you, but one thing I have really missed lately on Eventing Nation is my weekly dose of Visionaire. Vis is unquestionably one of Eventing Nation’s most talented writers and I am...» Read More!
As I mentioned yesterday, I have been dealing with a family situation at the hospital for the last 32 hours. My wonderful Mom was admitted to the UVa hospital early Thursday morning, but, while any...» Read More!
John will resume EN’s regularly schedule broadcasting at lunchtime, but, until then, when you find yourself investing wasting time at work browsing Eventing Nation, don’t forget to click the tab to Sport Horse Nation and...» Read More!
I woke up this morning feeling bitter. Not the kind of bitterness I feel when two my favorite characters break up on the latest Grey’s Anatomy episode, but the type that occurs when I realize...» Read More!
Remington in Amsterdam Just an hour after I published the post late last night I found myself in the hospital for a family emergency which explains the long gap in post times. But, things seem...» Read More!
Dinner at Five Guys took longer than I expected As much as I love democracy, I absolutely hate the last few days before an election. We are five days away from mid-term elections here in...» Read More!
Please join me, Coren, and Annie tonight as we chat about all things eventing and of course there will be non-eventing topics as well. It has been a busy past few days around the eventing...» Read More!
Last week, I wrote a “Let’s Discuss” post about the importance of foxhunting young horses as it relates to their preparation for future careers in the event world. This week, one of our readers, Kathy,...» Read More!
Update: Lainey just posted a new blog entry about her scratch from Pau In what might be the start of a new EN tradition, we have scheduled a live blog for 7:00pm tonight. It will...» Read More!
Riders, Horses, and Grooms of the Allied Expeditionary Force! You are about to embark upon the Great Crusade, toward which we have striven these many months. The eyes of Eventing Nation are upon you. After...» Read More!
Lainey posted the following on her Facebook profile late Tuesday night: “It is with my utmost apologies that I have to withdraw my entry from Pau CCI****. Just last week a slight lameness appeared and...» Read More!
Things that are more fun than doing your work–dressing dogs as hot dogs. As most of you already know, John and this website have an amazing ability to completely derail you from an otherwise perfectly...» Read More!
Today’s news and notes are brought to you by people in China with way too much time and money on their hands. Please contain your amazement that our friends in China have embraced yet another...» Read More!
I’m not sure if there is anything that has been more exciting for eventing fans over the past year than the emergence of helmet cams. I suppose that, like everything, helmet cams will eventually become...» Read More!
Eventing Nation’s UK connection and guest writer, aka lec, recently sent me an email mentioning that she was planning to attend a clinic for eventers on the proper technique of how to fall off a...» Read More!
Brooke Baugher won the Waredaca training three-day division C over the weekend and was kind enough to write about her experience for Eventing Nation. I have known Brooke for many years and watched her develop...» Read More!
I’m going to be honest, when I first saw this news my first reaction was to wonder is ‘Rottinghuis’ a verb or a noun. But then suddenly I remembered several articles I had read on...» Read More!
Photo courtesy of the amazing Jade Cooling The story of the weekend in North America is the success of the long format events at the Midsouth Team Challenge and the Waredaca Training Three-Day. We have...» Read More!