One of my my favorite parts of the whole week at Rolex Kentucky was looking up at the jumbotron in the Rolex Arena moments after Michael Jung had won the event on his first attempt,...» Read More!
One of the great traditions of the West Coast is stopping by the Ride On Video RV to catch a little Rolex action during the horse trials at Fresno County Horse Park. There’s something surreal...» Read More!
Rolex is more than just an incredible 4* event with world class horses and riders in attendance. There truly is something for everyone and all sorts of ways to be involved. The Carter family participated...» Read More!
Of all the photos that popped up on social media yesterday, from big grins to happy tears to exceptional extended trots and perfect square halts….THIS picture is officially the most popular one of the entire...» Read More!
On a scale of 1-10, how dangerous do you think it is to try to ride all my horses today while simultaneously streaming the Rolex live-feed on my phone? I mean, as long as I’m...» Read More!
Wishing a very happy birthday to Andrea Davidson, who celebrated her 30th birthday yesterday! Andrea took a trip from Team BDJ’s winter base in Ocala to their Pennsylvania base at Buckwampum Farm for a weekend...» Read More!
Rolex bound grooms are rocking the latest in stylish quarantine attire! I’m not sure the look will be the hottest thing in the barns, but it’s certainly functional. Then again, I may need to borrow...» Read More!
While everybody else is gnawing the inside of their mouth in anticipation of Rolex, I’m over here toodling around and enjoying the spring weather. I got to play Hunter/Jumper last weekend (more on that later)...» Read More!
Spring is in the air, and the tension building for Rolex is palpable! This time next week, the first riders will be cantering down centerline, ready to decide the first part of their four-star fate....» Read More!
I’ve got foal fever. My Facebook feed is filled up with pictures of newborn foals and their mommas, we have one mare at the farm due during Rolex week, and we’ll be finding out on...» Read More!
Without a doubt coolers and halters are my favorite horse-show prizes. I love to see the smiles that come with putting a crisp new cooler on a winning horse. Of course this is immediately followed by a...» Read More!
I am sure that all of my non-horse friends are getting quite sick of the word Rolex. They were under the impression that it was just a fancy watch company instead of the grand occasion...» Read More!
We have to give a big shout out to Rick Dunkerton, who does so much for our sport with his tireless work on EventEntries.com. If you’ve ever entered an event on EventEntries, you have Rick...» Read More!
There’s nothing like the first week that it greens up in the spring. The grass suddenly takes on a brilliant bright green, the deciduous trees start to sprout little tendrils, and the cherry blossoms explode...» Read More!
Show season is a bit like the holiday season. We buy a lot of presents for ourselves in the form of new gear and until it’s right up on top of you, you seem to...» Read More!
It’s the first weekend in April, let your Rolex Countdown commence in earnest! We are just 19 days away from what is sure to be a very exciting four-star. In celebration of the upcoming #BestWeekendAllYear,...» Read More!
Another day of exciting dressage on the books! Unfortunately for me, my horse, who was lazy as all get out two weeks ago in his test, thought today was extremely exciting and used it as...» Read More!
We come to The Fork because of the timing right before Rolex, to watch the future and hopeful four-star pairs make their last competitive efforts. We come to The Fork because of the wonderful cross...» Read More!
It’s not often that I get to go to horse shows to ride rather than work, and it’s even less often that someone takes pictures of me as I’m usually the one behind the camera....» Read More!
One K Helmets is Eventing Nation’s new sponsor for Sunday Links and I am absurdly excited about this. A few weekends ago, I dropped in to Tack Warehouse up in Woodland, CA in the interest of trying on...» Read More!
It’s nice to see hard work pay off. All of the recent clinics and training sessions that our West Coast based riders have been tackling are really showing some impact in the scores at Galway...» Read More!
The very first three-star of the year is commencing today at Galway Downs, and I think I can even feel the excitement all the way over here in Virginia! I’ve been watching videos of the...» Read More!
Yesterday, the local fox hunt came through my farm, and in a rather crazy way, went careening through the main barn and paddock facilities, hounds and all swarming through the fields. I was trapped in...» Read More!