I’m the proud mother of a darling, copper-headed little toddler who spends her days watching a great deal of Show Jumping live streams in between episodes of Mickey Mouse Clubhouse and Doc McStuffins. I’ve put...» Read More!
Saturday at the USEA Annual Meeting and Convention is one of the busiest of the week, with the continued scheduled committee meetings and a number of educational sessions offered to attending members. It is also...» Read More!
Presented by: No matter how much I resist, kick, scream, and complain, somehow winter still comes. Jerk. It’s only just December but I can fully assure you that I am ready for June. I seriously...» Read More!
In the market for a new four-legged partner? You may find your unicorn on our sister site, Sport Horse Nation. To help with the search, we’re going to feature a selection of current listings here...» Read More!
Ashley Adams came away from last weekend’s Wallaby Hill Bucas 3-Day Event nothing short of enchanted. Located in Robertson, New South Wales, is home to Australia’s newest CCI1*-3* event in addition to hosting lower level...» Read More!
You love your dogs, and we love showing them off via #DogsOfEN. Remember to tag your pup pics on Instagram for inclusion in a future edition! Walk in to the tackroom to this… Weldon is...» Read More!
The holiday season is in full swing. It’s time for those year-end awards banquets, the USEA Convention and barn parties. It’s also time for making hyper-specific wish-lists for your non-horsey friends and family. For the...» Read More!
Day three of the 2016 USEA Annual Meeting and Convention at the Diplomat Resort and Spa in Fort Lauderdale, Florida was jam packed with committee meetings, open forums and educational sessions all for the benefit...» Read More!
Phillip Dutton, Derek di Grazia, David O’Connor and Leslie Law all spoke about cross country training to the USEF High Performance riders today at the USEA Annual Meeting & Convention in Fort Lauderdale, and in my...» Read More!
Alycia Burton of Free Riding NZ makes me want to lose my horse’s tack and gallop off into the sunset — you know, just being one with my horse. The 28-year-old New Zealander is a...» Read More!
Imagine for a moment that SmartPak‘s “If Horses Were People” video series and the TV show Whose Line Is It Anyway got together and had a kid … that kid would be “If Horses Were People”...» Read More!
Upper-level riders packed the room at the USEA Convention today to hear Marilyn Payne’s review of the new 2017 FEI CCI4* dressage tests and her suggestions for riding key movements. Marilyn is a 3*/4* FEI...» Read More!
While it hasn’t snowed in Virginia (yet), it is definitely entering what I like to call the “Michelin Man” zone, wherein I wake up in the pitch black, go to my closet, and spend 10...» Read More!
David O’Connor spoke to the U.S. High Performance riders this afternoon at the USEA Convention in Fort Lauderdale following yesterday’s announcement that he will remain Eventing Technical Advisor through 2018, though with less of a...» Read More!
In all things, there is a season … so the famous old saying goes. In eventing, we too have seasons, but not just for competition and training our horses. We also have seasons of the...» Read More!
It’s that time of year again! Eventers from all across the country are heading to Fort Lauderdale, Florida, to attend the 2016 USEA Annual Meeting & Convention this weekend at the Diplomat Resort & Spa. For those...» Read More!
U.S. Olympian Kerry Millikin always felt that riding and showing a horse at its best is an art form. Although she no longer competes, she still strives to portray the same beauty of movement and...» Read More!
I’ve recently gotten enough time to go out Fox Hunting again, which I don’t usually do in the winter. Mostly, I’ve just always had horses that were nut bags and totally not suitable. One time,...» Read More!
A while back after writing the Saddle Fitting Saga series, I promised a follow up on how girths affect saddle fit and how different girths may work for different shaped horses and why. And of...» Read More!
Take a virtual trip to the Lisronagh Point-To-Point in Co Tipperary, Ireland for the first ever ladies side saddle race to be run in the country! Thirteen ladies strapped on safety vests for the mile and a quarter race...» Read More!
Thinking about throwing your hat in the ring of this year’s Retired Racehorse Project Thoroughbred Makeover? Do it! The trainer application process opened today, Dec. 7, and runs through Feb. 28, 2017. For roundabout the...» Read More!
The USEF just announced that David O’Connor will serve as the Eventing Technical Advisor for the U.S. Eventing Team for the next two years with a focus on the 2018 World Equestrian Games in Tryon,...» Read More!
It wasn’t more than a year ago that Kentucky-based eventer Chelsea Kolman and her Percheron/Thoroughbred cross, Dauntless Courage, stole our hearts. When we first met Chelsea and “Dante,” they were just beginning to get their sea...» Read More!