We are heartbroken to report that 19-year-old Caitlyn Fischer has died after a fall at fence two on the CCI* course at Sydney International Horse Trials while competing Ralphie, her 12-year-old Thoroughbred cross gelding. Ralphie is...» Read More!
Boyd Martin has withdrawn one of his Badminton entries, Master Frisky, after an unfortunately timed bout of cellulitis cropped up just before he was due to depart for England. “Somehow he picked up an infection, which...» Read More!
Phillip Dutton and Fernhill Fugitive will lead the charge on the first day of dressage at Rolex on Thursday, as ride times have just been released. “Jack” will be contesting his second CCI4*, having finished...» Read More!
Mai Baum’s owners Alex and Ellen Ahearn and Eric Markell along with rider Tamie Smith announced this morning that the 10-year-old German Sport Horse has been removed from consideration for the 2016 Rio Olympics in...» Read More!
William Fox-Pitt announced this morning that he is withdrawing his sole Badminton entry, Parklane Hawk, from this year’s competition. “After the disappointment of our performance at Weston Park I have decided that we have run out...» Read More!
Tim Price withdrew last year’s Rolex runner-up, Wesko, from the entry list earlier this week and now has reported that the 13-year-old Dutch gelding sustained a soft tissue injury that will sideline him for the remainder...» Read More!
Philippa Humphreys has withdrawn Sir Donovan from Rolex Kentucky after the 14-year-old Irish Sport Horse was diagnosed with a lung infection following a successful final prep run in the CIC3* at The Fork Horse Trials. She...» Read More!
We’ve had several notable withdrawals from the Rolex entry list this morning, including last year’s runner-up pair, Tim Price and Wesko. Tim previously told EN that Wesko was on his radar as a potential horse...» Read More!
We are sad to report that Grass Valley has been euthanized at Belton Horse Trials after breaking his fetlock while competing on the CIC3* cross country course with Gabriel Figueiredo Silva Cury. Mark Todd, who rode the horse...» Read More!
Jock Paget’s partner of over a decade, Clifton Promise, who has several accolades to his name including a Badminton win in 2013, will be retired at Badminton this year at the age of 18. “I...» Read More!
It’s a bittersweet day for eventing fans around the world as three-time Burghley winner Avebury has been withdrawn from the upcoming Badminton Horse Trials and officially retired from competing. Ridden by Andrew Nicholson and owned by Mark and...» Read More!
EN is delighted to confirm that the USA’s own Derek di Grazia has been named the course designer for both the 2018 World Equestrian Games in Bromont, Quebec, and the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo,...» Read More!
The Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event released the draw order for this year’s event today, and Phillip Dutton and Fernhill Fugitive will be the first to go in dressage of the 90 pairs currently entered. Last year’s...» Read More!
We are sad to report that National du Pas, a 15-year-old Selle Francais gelding, died of cardiac failure today while on cross country at Spring Bay Horse Trials in Lexington, Kentucky. National du Pas and...» Read More!
Following the two-day FEI Sports Forum in Lausanne, Switzerland, held earlier this week, the FEI Bureau met for its spring in-person meeting on Wednesday and Thursday. Read for a summary of the key decisions and updates...» Read More!
The Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event published the final list of accepted entries for this year’s event, and 90 horses are slated to trot up for the first horse inspection in just three weeks. Competitors with...» Read More!
Tragedy struck the eventing community last Thursday, March 31, when 12-year-old Kimberley Grayce Roach was found unresponsive in a pasture at Paradise Farm in Aiken, South Carolina....» Read More!
Olympic Press Committee member Alan Abrahamson issued a blunt wake-up call for delegates at the FEI Sports Forum today to discuss proposed changes to the Olympic and World Equestrian Games format, as well as numerous other...» Read More!
The FEI Sports Forum is well underway in Lausanne, Switzerland, where a record number of 320 delegates have gathered to discuss major changes that are on the table in order to align international equestrian sport with...» Read More!
As it usually goes with horses, even the best laid plans (and due dates) can go awry. Fleeceworks Fernhill, whose due date was supposed to be April 11, brought her new colt into the world...» Read More!
Hot off the presses! The USEF just announced the recipients of Land Rover/USEF eventing competition grants for the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event and the Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials. Tiana Coudray received a grant to Rolex and will ride...» Read More!
Stable View Farm will host its first Advanced horse trials on Oct. 1 and 2 this fall, offering $65,000 in prize money in the hopes of drawing a large crowd to the top-notch facility in...» Read More!
Libby Head and her 18-year-old off-track Thoroughbred gelding, Sir Rockstar, made waves in their first CCI4* start at Rolex in 2014, picking up a top-20 finish in their debut. Now, Libby has her sights set...» Read More!