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!
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!
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!
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!
After eight years, two World Equestrian Games, two Olympics, and dozens of four-star events with the 2009 FEI 4* dressage tests, the FEI has finally rolled out new 4* tests for 2017. You can find...» Read More!
EN has confirmed that five total U.S. venues are bidding to host a new fall CCI4* in the U.S. If the FEI approves the new CCI4*, it will join Rolex Kentucky as the second four-star in the...» Read More!
Deadly storms tore across Alabama on Tuesday and Wednesday, and Flint Ridge Farm of Huntsville took a direct hit....» Read More!
The FEI has quietly released the new Rules for Eventing for 2017. For those who have memorized the rulebook word for word, you can check out the clean version here. If you’re like most people and need to...» Read More!
In the coming weeks, 10 Goresbridge Go for Gold graduates will be transported from Ireland to their new homes throughout North America. The Go For Gold sale has produced such stars as Buck Davidson’s Copper Beach...» Read More!
Equestrian Canada has announced that Dr. Rob Stevenson will become Chair of the Eventing High Performance Advisory Group heading into the next cycle of major games. “I am thrilled that Rob has accepted this important...» Read More!
There’s been some earnest chin scratching in the eventing community since Tuesday’s FEI vote in support of sweeping Olympic format changes, most notably a proposal to limit teams to three horse/athlete combinations per nation with...» Read More!
EN has confirmed that Peter Gray is the new coach of the Colombian Eventing Team for the next Olympic cycle. Peter has worked as the national coach for Venezuela and Canada, and he is a...» Read More!
Six months ago, Valerie Ashker, partner Peter Friedman and their retired racehorses Primitivo and Solar Express set out from California on a cross country ride to raise awareness for off track Thoroughbreds. Yesterday, the quartet...» Read More!
Anti-Bullying Week, a promotional event run by the British charity FamilyLives, takes place this week in the UK and has the backing of the British Equestrian Federation and its member bodies, including British Eventing. The...» Read More!
Since they set off on May 9 we have been closely following Valerie Ashker and partner Peter Friedman’s coast-to-coast journey on retired racehorses. They are now on the homestretch, set to “cross the finish line”...» Read More!
Clayton Fredericks confirmed this morning via a statement on his website that his role as International Technical Advisor for the Canadian Eventing Team will conclude at the end of this month. Clayton took over the position...» Read More!
It’s been more than a year since Mary King retired her four-star partner Kings Temptress. Since then Mary has been quietly producing a small string of promising youngsters that are ready to step up as her next top...» Read More!
Eventing isn’t a sport renowned for its returns on financial investment, but Kerri Healy’s OTTB Pinazola has already made more money as an event horse than he ever did on the track, having just claimed...» Read More!
Ballynoe Castle RM, the all-time leading points earner in U.S. eventing history, will be retired in what is sure to be an emotional ceremony on the Sunday of the 2017 Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event next...» Read More!
The FEI announced today that the 2018 World Equestrian Games will be held at Tryon International Equestrian Center in Mill Spring, North Carolina on Sept. 10-23, 2018, about one month later that the original dates when...» Read More!
The 2016 Virginia CCI/CIC and Horse Trials wrapped up yesterday at the Virginia Horse Center in Lexington with great competition and gorgeous weather to conclude the fall season for many East Coast riders. Lindsay Kelley and...» Read More!
It’s been a busy day at Virginia Horse Trials, where more than 500 horses are competing during what has been a picture-perfect weekend so far in Lexington — sunny skies, unseasonably warm temperatures and hardly...» Read More!