This time last year, I was competing my monster, Nyls, in the CIC3* at Plantation. He warmed up beautifully for the dressage, and went in that arena breathing fire. Le sigh. He did the same...» Read More!
We’ve just wrapped up the first half of the monster CIC2* division here at Plantation Field Horse Trials, and Marilyn Little and RF Scandalous lead the way on a score of 42.4. Recently imported from...» Read More!
We all do it: we find that perfect soft shell jacket or sweater and purchase it, swearing up and down that we don’t plan to wear it to the barn. What happens next? When dressing...» Read More!
Both Boyd Martin and Buck Davidson have confirmed that they plan to run all three phases with Trading Aces and Ballynoe Castle RM in the Plantation Field CIC3* this weekend, staging a World Equestrian Games reprise...» Read More!
Matt Brown and his wife, Cecily, launched an ambitious fundraising plan a few short weeks ago to help them reach their goal of traveling to the American Eventing Championships and Fair Hill this fall. Thank...» Read More!
Hello from Plantation Field! We’ve just wrapped up the Advanced division here on the first day of the Best. Event. Ever., and as Maggie predicted in her By the Numbers preview, Lauren Kieffer and Veronica...» Read More!
Justine Dutton made a name for herself on EN as “the Other Dutton,” and now she’s got another talented horse in her arsenal who will be making her CIC2* debut this afternoon at Plantation Field....» Read More!
Leah Lang-Gluscic, who is based in Freeport, Ill., made her first trek to Roebke’s Run in Minnesota this July, fell in love with the venue and is a now a vocal supporter of the Schweiss family’s...» Read More!
It’s that time of the year, EN! The Best. Event. Ever. — AKA Plantation Field Horse Trials — kicks off today in Unionville, Pa., and it’s our favorite event of the entire year. Why, you ask? Here...» Read More!
The weekend is nearly upon us, and one of the most highly anticipated fall competitions is happening up in Pennsylvania, starting today. I am, of course, talking about Plantation Field Horse Trials, which includes levels...» Read More!
In our next Athletux rider blog, Jen McFall shares the philosophy behind the breeding program at Dragonfire Farm, which has produced Classic Twain DF, 2013 USEA 4-Year-Old Young Event Horse West Coast Champion, and Axiom...» Read More!
The eventing community mourns the loss of the great Connaught, who was euthanized this morning due to complications from old age. A sentimental favorite for many eventing fans, the big, quirky gelding enjoyed much success...» Read More!
Another Fox-Pitt (eventing superstar?) entered the world yesterday, a yet-t0-be-named baby girl who was born healthy at 8 pounds, Horse & Hound reports. Alice and William have three children already: Oliver, Thomas, and Chloe. Having...» Read More!
We are delighted to host 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 directly...» Read More!
With 53 horses entered in the CIC3* at Plantation Field, I certainly had my work cut out for me in deciding a top five. So I didn’t; I picked a top ten instead, along with a...» Read More!
Phillip Dutton announce via Facebook that Connaught was humanely euthanized this morning due to complications from old age; he was 21. A 1993 Irish Sport Horse gelding by Bromehill Rouge out of Ballysimon, “Simon” was born...» Read More!
The eventing community is rallying around Nadeem Noon, a cornerstone of Area VIII eventing who is suffering from a serious condition called Amyloidosis...» Read More!
It’s finally the week of Plantation Field, one of my favorite shows of the year. Plantation Field touts itself as the ‘Best. Event. Ever.’ and I can hardly disagree. It’s certainly up there in the...» Read More!
It’s barely been a month since Bobby and Danica Meyerhoff relocated from Virginia to California to set up their business on the West Coast, and the Golden State has welcomed them with open arms … until...» Read More!
This story originally appeared on Horse Nation, our rockin’ sister site you should check out every day. “You don’t have to have an unending check book to have success in this sport,” says Elizabeth O’Connor, an...» Read More!
Phillip Dutton and Fernhill Cubalawn competed in just their fourth event together at Blenheim Palace CCI3* this past weekend, coming in to show jumping in ninth place after a clear cross-country round. Unfortunately, they pulled the...» Read More!
We typically run Who Jumped It Best photos from the upper levels at major events, but today the Beginner Novice kids from King Oak Horse Trials are getting in on the action. We can’t handle the...» Read More!
EN’s good friend David Robinson, AKA harveywetdog, was a busy bee this past weekend, shooting a ton of video footage from the star-studded CCI3* and 8-/9-year-old CIC3* divisions at Blenheim Palace International Horse Trials. He...» Read More!