In an emotional retirement ceremony on the final day of Pau, France’s Astier Nicolas said a fond farewell to Piaf de B’Neville, the fifteen-year-old Selle Français with whom he recorded his first four-star win and considerable success at...» Read More!
The Virginia CCI/CIC & Horse Trials have a packed house this weekend between their national levels, FEI divisions and a three-way tie for the USEF CCI* Eventing National Championship. Will Faudree currently leads the pack in the...» Read More!
It isn’t often that a rider of Kim Severson’s caliber comes to Arkansas to teach. While the natural state’s eventing community is growing, and some quality riders and horses are slowly putting us on the...» Read More!
Laura Crump Anderson is an Equestrian Fitness Specialist at InForm Fitness Leesburg. She is certified as a personal trainer by the American College of Sports Medicine and specializes in working with riders of all ages and...» Read More!
There are plenty of slightly odd things about Les 4 Etoiles de Pau, or, to give it its official title, #PartyPau, and one of those is definitely the first horse inspection. It takes place under...» Read More!
The first day of dressage kicked off today at the Dutta Corp Fair Hill International starting with the CCI2*, and Bobby Meyerhoff and Almanac delivered a decisive personal best of 26.3 to lead. Their scores at...» Read More!
The 2019-2020 American Eventing Championships are coming to the Kentucky Horse Park … raise your hand (and tell us in the comments) if you’re going to be there! In the President’s Letter of the latest...» Read More!
View this post on Instagram For those of you wondering whether I've come back to earth after WEG; the answer is most definitely yes! #hashtag #nowords A post shared by Padraig McCarthy (@padraigmccarthy) on Oct...» Read More!
I hope you’re not too OTTB overloaded after this weekend’s Thoroughbred Makeover, but gosh, what a weekend it was and for eventers especially, sweeping many divisions and winning the overall title of America’s Most Wanted Thoroughbred. But...» Read More!
Marissa Nielsen and her own Vinetta M are in a very favorable position after the first two phases at the Woodside CIC3* — right at the very top in the pair’s debut at the level....» Read More!
Originally published on EN’s sister site Horse Nation. Madeline Backus and her mare PS Arianna were a fan-favorite duo in their rise to the upper levels of eventing — memorably, Madeline helped fund her first...» Read More!
The 2028 U.S. Eventing Team is already out there somewhere, and it’s up to us all to nurture their talent and their big dreams. “2028 Olympic Talent Watch” is an (adorable) series in which we...» Read More!
Horse show sales are commonplace in Europe. Last weekend’s Baborówko Horse Sale Show, for instance, featured a sport horse auction of mostly Polish stock in addition to being an international event. It looked like fun...» Read More!
We are saddened to report that Jurta M, an 11-year-old Thoroughbred mare owned by Stadnina Koni Moszna, died yesterday at Baborówko Horse Sale Show in Poland. Jurta...» Read More!
Great Britain’s William Fox-Pitt has been elected to the FEI Athletes’ Committee, which brings together a representative from each of the sanctioned disciplines. The role of these athletes is to “provide a voice to the athlete...» Read More!
The CIC1*-A riders were the trail blazers out on course today at Plantation Field, and time penalties quickly shook up the leaderboard as overnight leader Rebecca Brown and Dassett Choice picked up 4.0 time penalties...» Read More!
The 2018 Retired Racehorse Project Thoroughbred Makeover is fast approaching and the Nation Media team is extra excited this year because a few of our own will be competing with their project ponies. Horse Nation...» Read More!
Holding the final horse inspection at the FEI World Equestrian Games in the midst of a hurricane — you know EN wasn’t going to miss that. Power is out at EN headquarters, but we were...» Read More!
“Life starts all over again when it gets crisp in the fall,” said Jordan in F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby, and look, we’ll be honest with you — we don’t often relate to much in Gatsby...» Read More!
The 2018 World Equestrian Games in Tryon has, for eventers around the world, been a goalpost toward which they’ve been working for years. There are only so many team slots to go around, however, and...» Read More!
A few weeks ago we asked for creative ideas for what to do with all those years of horse show ribbons that have been living in boxes or getting dusty on tack room walls. Boy,...» Read More!
Applying for jobs is not fun. It’s even less fun when the only references on your resumé are non-verbal, 1,200-pound quadrupeds. I recently have made the transition out of the professional “horse world.” I went...» Read More!
Eventers traveled from all across the country this past weekend to compete at the 2018 USEA American Eventing Championships....» Read More!