With the World Equestrian Games less than a month away, it’s time to start getting ready to cheer on Team USA and Team Canada. If you’re not traveling to Normandy to watch the action live, that...» Read More!
Ingrid Klimke had a great weekend at CHIO Aachen, cementing her spot on Germany’s WEG squad with a second-place finish aboard FRH Escada JS and finishing just outside of the top 20 with Horseware’s Hale...» Read More!
Emily Macauley competed in the Open Preliminary B division with Elissa Gibbs’ Medici at Cobblestone Farms in Dexter, Mich., this past weekend, where she literally rode sideways down the bank into the water complex. Her brother,...» Read More!
We are delighted to introduce Sally Cousins as our newest guest blogger, as she shares her wealth of knowledge with us in the form of weekly training tips. We hope these nuggets of information can be integrated...» Read More!
In a huge step forward for West Coast eventing, Rebecca Farm has announced plans to add a CCI3* to the popular July event. Rebecca will become just the fifth CCI3* in North America and only...» Read More!
The 14th annual Millbrook Horse Trials kick off this Thursday in New York, and nearly 600 horses and riders are entered to contest Tremaine Cooper’s cross-country course, which features new fences on the area’s famous...» Read More!
I’m convinced that equestrians are largely responsible for the success of the duct tape (and electrical tape) business. Charlene Eurick sent us Jennifer Wooten’s photo from Rebecca Farm over the weekend, adding, “Here is Lexie Thacker (riding...» Read More!
Thierry Touzaint, coach of the French eventing team, named the World Equestrian Games squad for France today. The horses and riders who will be representing France are: Pascal Leroy and Minos de Petra Jean Teulère...» Read More!
Practical Horseman writer Elaine Pascoe teamed up with eventer and equine vet Kevin Keane for a noteworthy article on various soundness issues that pose a threat to event horses in particular. This is a great...» Read More!
Another year at Rebecca Farm is in the books, and the general sentiment from those who attended is sadness that this premier event is over. Not to worry, though, in just a year’s time the...» Read More!
We had some wonderfully inspiring stories submitted for our contest to win a Tipperary T2 helmet last week. It was incredibly difficult to narrow down the field to the 10 finalists, and we’re sure it...» Read More!
While there was much excitement over the WEG prep trials this weekend at Great Meadow, Saturday night was host to a whole ‘nother type of crazy fun: the bareback puissance! With a $1,000 grand prize,...» Read More!
A second rider has made the tough decision to withdraw from the British WEG Eventing Squad, Horse & Hound reported this morning. Pippa Funnell’s mount, Billy Beware, is currently undergoing testing to get to the...» Read More!
Nicole Doolittle triumphed last year in the CCI* division at NAJYRC in 2013 aboard her partner, Tops. This year, Nicole returned to Kentucky to contest the CCI2* division, a level that was relatively new for...» Read More!
Welcome to Monday, EN! Time to start making your way back to the real world, after a fabulous weekend. If you’ve got a case of horse-show hangover, the remedy that always works for me is...» Read More!
The man of the weekend at Rebecca Farm is surely Matt Brown, winner of the CCI2* with Happenstance and the CIC3* with Super Socks BCF. Wouldn’t you want to be the lucky lady who caught...» Read More!
It was a tough day on the show jumping course for competitors in the CIC3* at Rebecca Farm this afternoon. Of the 14 riders who completed the weekend, just three left all the rails up....» Read More!
I think we’ve all aspired, at some point in our lives, to be just like Phillip Dutton. Phillip has found himself at the top of the sport after competing in the big leagues for well...» Read More!
Team USA had nothing but good things to say about the WEG Prep Trials in the press conference following cross country at Great Meadow, and Kim Severson went so far as to declare this the...» Read More!
Buck Davidson and Ballynoe Castle RM turned in the fastest time of the day on cross country at Great Meadow, picking up just .4 time penalties with a cracking round. But it wasn’t quite enough...» Read More!
Hawley Bennett-Awad and Gin & Juice went clear cross country with just some time yesterday, and they also managed to make this amazing save at the very last water complex. Kudos to Hawley for her...» Read More!
Good morning, EN! It rained overnight here in The Plains, Va., and more storms are predicted during the day. Cross country gets underway at 9 a.m. EST with Hannah Sue Burnett and Harbour Pilot first...» Read More!
Ian’s Stark’s cross-country course did an excellent job mixing up the scoreboard in the CIC3* at Rebecca Farm Saturday afternoon. With limited clear jump rounds and time penalties for all, extra seconds determined the top spots....» Read More!