Heads up college students! The 2019 Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event wants to give you money. You can sign up for the “Next Gen Fans Sweepstakes” on cross country day for your chance to win...» Read More!
View this post on Instagram Cooley Master Class travelled very well and will be released out of quarantine later today. He’ll have a couple of quiet days while we’re at Kelsall before we fly out...» Read More!
Thank you, Amy Dragoo, for this masterclass in the correct and entirely professional application of Photoshop. Slow clap. Amy’s is one of my favorite faces to spot at an event, and her Instagram account (@dragoophotography) is very much on brand with her colorful personality....» Read More!
You know one of the only advantages of winter? The fact that it’s the only time of year where my entire body is kinda one color. Now, its a few weeks into April, and I’m...» Read More!
We are so sad to share that Frankie Thieriot Stutes has withdrawn Chatwin from the Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event presented by MARS Equestrian. She posted to her Facebook page that Chatwin sustained an injury...» Read More!
Here’s a beautiful idea that you are welcome to steal: My barn has been doing a weekly Adult Amateur Happy Hour each Tuesday headlined by two of my favorite pastimes — jumping horses and sipping...» Read More!
Upper-level riders are prepared to handle nearly anything that comes at them on cross country: bad weather, icky footing, naughty horses and, apparently, reptiles. As Lauren Kieffer approached fence 16 on the CCI2*-L course, she...» Read More!
View this post on Instagram The draw for @kentuckythreedayevent is out and Cooley Master Class seems very excited to be going as number 44 (out of 55) this year! A post shared by Oliver Townend...» Read More!
This adorable photo was sent to us by a reader, who says it is her veterinarian pictured in their pregnancy announcement and she couldn’t resist the cute. Dr. Michelle McCashin is an avid eventer and...» Read More!
There is this weird period of time right when the weather starts getting really nice directly after daylight savings time when I always overdo it. The days are longer, it’s the perfect 70 degree weather,...» Read More!
If you’ve taken a look at the Land Rover Kentucky CCI5*-L entry list, you may have noticed a new-ish name, Hazel Shannon. Five-star first timer? Hardly! She’s a double winner at the level, having won...» Read More!
The U.S. double-header of The Fork at Tryon and Chattahoochee Hills weren’t the only CCI4*-Ss taking place this weekend. New Zealand had its Kihikihi International CCI4*-S; Australia hosted the Quirindi Eventing CCI4*-S; and Poland featured the...» Read More!
It’s baaack! Horses will once again gallop the 2018 WEG grounds today as much of Capt. Mark Phillips’ track for the 2018 FEI World Equestrian Games has ben repurposed for the CCI4*-S course at The Fork...» Read More!
I can’t even tell you how much I wish Intercollegiate Eventing was a thing when I was in school (Ugh, am I dating myself?) but it’s just awesome to see how much the program has...» Read More!
I’m not a huge lesson person, mostly because taking time out for a lesson of my own is logistically difficult, and I’m very much a fan of working independently and using lessons as checkpoints in...» Read More!
OK guys, I’ve been really slow this spring in getting my competition season started, and I’m gonna fully blame it on the weather here in Virginia, but it’s been pretty nice lately so I’m off...» Read More!
Galway Downs is a favorite event of mine. Set in the Temecula valley, the venue sets you up for some pretty awesome surroundings — not to mention the herds of hot air balloons you’ll normally see on...» Read More!
This weekend we turn our attention in two different directions as we look to the USA’s West Coast and across the pond to the UK for the year’s first international events in those areas....» Read More!
OK so obviously the only thing all eventers are talking about today is the newly released entry list for Kentucky, because also April is right around the bend, and we’re all getting a little twitchy...» Read More!
Today we honor the life and legend of Divine Comedy, known to his friends as Dante, the once and always king. Our very own Maggie Deatrick unexpectedly lost her horse of a lifetime, her unicorn,...» Read More!
This sport is full of unicorns, of both the four-legged and two-legged varieties. As we dive ever deeper into the heart of competition season, it’s easy to get caught up in scoreboards and stats, but...» Read More!
We are devastated to report that Area VII Whitney Spicher lost her horse, Water Cube, in a fatal trailer accident this weekend. Sudden poor visibility led to a 30-car pileup where Whitney’s trailer was rear ended....» Read More!
Buck Davidson and Carlevo LLC’s Carlevo quietly returned to competing this spring after a minor injury sidelined his fall campaign to compete at the Blenheim Palace CCI4*-L. Carlevo completed his first Advanced event since Aachen last month at...» Read More!