The results are in! Eventing Nation has been awarded two Equine Social Media Awards (ESMAs) for 2014. Eventing Nation has been nominated every year since the ESMA awards’ inception in 2011. This year, the ESMAs...» Read More!
Sometimes all the stars align and so it was this afternoon at Rebecca Farm. When Hawley mentioned that her four star superstar Ginny hadn’t jumped since the show-jumping at Rolex due to Hawley’s injury a...» Read More!
Aussie Rules: Zach Brandt and Cavallino Koala Bear on XC Zach Brandt is an ambitious young man and not one content to rely on mere talent, horse power and hopefully good fortune to propel him...» Read More!
I first admired Jake, above, and his brother Jester at the Alltech FEI 2010 World Equestrian Games where they were on duty at the Kentucky Horse Park, unflustered by the hordes of crowds and unsurprisingly...» Read More!
Here at Eventing Nation we always try and thank the volunteers at every event and that is not nearly enough, but we hope we can convey the depth of our gratitude in some small way....» Read More!
If you could accuse Ronald Zabala-Goetschel of being two things you’d have to say he was crazy about his horses, and also one of the most innovative, creative minds in the business. What he doesn’t...» Read More!
Canada has enjoyed an amazing streak of international success over the past few years and they will look to continue that with a medal later this month in London. Should we attribute Canada’s success to...» Read More!
Dubarrys are famously of Irish heritage. EN reader Kathryn Willdeboer was kind enough to send us this report of her very scientific test of just how well her Dubarrys performed when she took them on...» Read More!
Photo via Samantha Probably. New Zealand’s 2010 Burghley CCI4* champions Caroline Powell and the 19 year old Lenamore have been given a green light to prepare for Olympic selection by Equestrian Sport New Zealand and Lenamore’s...» Read More!
Claire walking with Peter Atkins last week Sixteen days after starting her journey, paralyzed ex-eventer Claire Lomas has finished the 26.2 mile journey of the London Marathon. Her story has been followed worldwide on Twitter,...» Read More!
Claire Lomas and Peter Atkins (all photos used with Peter’s kind permission) Peter Atkins has settled in quite nicely in England by now, and we caught up after he’d joined Claire Lomas on a portion...» Read More!
Claire Lomas with Mark Todd and Bettina Hoy It’s hard to describe Claire Lomas without using words everyone else has already – inspirational, courageous, bionic, amazing…Paralysed from the chest down, she is continuing to walk...» Read More!
I was hoping to be able to post this much earlier today as Peter and both his horses, HJ Hampton of Run Henny Run fame, and his younger, but Peter believes equally talented, stablemate Firedrake...» Read More!
One of the many things that I love about our great sport is how the eventing community bands together and supports each other in times of hardship. Last week we learned the heartbreaking news that...» Read More!
At EN, we are happy to promote events…without the tireless work of organizers, secretaries, and volunteers behind the scenes, this great sport would not exist. We are delighted to share the preparations and excitement for...» Read More!
There’s nothing like attending Rolex in person, but thanks to a great partnership between NBC, the USEF Network, and the event, viewers at home will experience the next best thing this year. Rolex continues to...» Read More!
When HN contributor Katy won the Galway Downs CIC**, I encouraged her to indulge in some well-deserved bragging. Being the humble type, she let her horse do the talking. Photos by Kate Erickson of Grey...» Read More!
After “many hours of hunting,” our friends at the Retired Racehorse Training Project have compiled an awesome list, complete with pedigrees and earnings, of the 24 OTTBs entered at Rolex. With names like Clifton Promise, Parklane...» Read More!
It’s no secret that I, like many of you, am a pretty big William Fox-Pitt fan. But were you aware that his full name is actually William Speed Lane Fox-Pitt? Like, not only is he...» Read More!
Sabrina Levere and Yuri Zhivago compete at Woodside in 2010. This morning we heard from Langley, British Columbia-based eventer Sabrina Levere, who inevitably ran into some tire trouble along the route of her the multi-day...» Read More!
This week, winners of different categories are being announced each morning via YouTube on the ESMA website. The Equestrian Social Media Awards were created to recognize the best horse-related websites from around the globe that...» Read More!
EN introduced our newest writer, Abby Gibbon, on Tuesday. I caught up with Organizer Molly Hutchins yesterday afternoon, who credited the support of the eventing community in helping to re-vamp the venue. “We got...» Read More!
As if he wasn’t already awesome enough, Phillip Dutton has announced a partnership with the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Phillip has agreed to make a donation to the Philadelphia chapter of MDA for every event he...» Read More!