It takes a village to run a horse trials and there are a lot of jobs that frequently go unsung. At Plantation Field International, the grounds crew were working triple time tending the footing on...» Read More!
Last week Hawley Bennett-Awad was storming around cross country at the World Equestrian Games, and this week she was volunteering at Twin Rivers. She says, “Always remember to give back!” Thanks for being awesome, Hawley, and all the fabulous volunteers around Eventing Nation....» Read More!
View this post on Instagram CLEAR!!! @laurakraut and Zeremonie have a flawless round for the @netjets #USAJumping Team @tryon2018 and they’re sitting in 🥇 GOLD position with Kraut in the top 10! #JoinTheJoy A post...» Read More!
No rest for the weary — it’s straight on to Plantation Field for the EN team, and nearly all of the riders on the U.S. World Equestrian Games Team. The aftermath of Hurricane Florence has...» Read More!
So now the excitement over the dressage and the eventing is over, but the game goes on with show jumping for three days in a row! I watched a fair amount yesterday, and while I’m...» Read More!
I want to be like Ros Canter when I grow up! This girl is 5 feet and 2 inches of pure awesome. Winning double gold couldn’t have been more deserved. One of my favorite moments...» Read More!
OK everyone, it’s the day we’ve all been waiting for! Show jumping begins at 10 a.m. EST in the U.S. Trust Arena and PSA to spectators traveling to the venue: Spectator parking has been relocated next...» Read More!
Major schedule change! ICYMI: Sunday’s show jumping phase has been rescheduled for Monday, September 17th due to heavy rain starting on Saturday evening through Sunday. Cross country remains unaffected and will start at 11am today as...» Read More!
View this post on Instagram Dressage in the @ssangyonguk CCI*** in the Marlborough arena is well underway. Absolutely stunning backdrop of @blenheimpalace to perform in front of for what promises an exciting two days of...» Read More!
Sorry, all the other riders today, I know it’s unpatriotic of me, and I know there are a lot of really good eventing horses to come … but I’m totally Team Chipmunk all the way....» Read More!
As a person who has a grey horse in the barn, this photo of a grey tail has me literally swooning. HOW??? I need to know. My dreams are literally made of tails like this,...» Read More!
After all our waiting, the 2018 World Equestrian Games are finally here! Eventers had some ring familiarization yesterday, and Opening Ceremonies will be held tonight...» Read More!
ICYMI: Will Coleman and Tight Lines will now ride for Team USA at the 2018 World Equestrian Games this week (Yes THIS week!). We’re sad to hear that RF Scandalous has suffered a minor injury,...» Read More!
It was just eleven short years ago that a young Tsetserleg, better known as Thomas around the barn, was gallivanting around Tim and Cheryl Holekamp’s New Spring Farm where he was bred. Now owned by Christine Turner...» Read More!
Big congrats go out to new parents Sinead and Tik on the birth of their son, Brooks! Their little bundle of joy was born on Tuesday, and everyone is happy and healthy and heading back...» Read More!
Taylor Harris has decided to start a new thing for Wednesdays, and I’m completely behind it. Instead of Humpday, Wednesday will now be known as #WardWednesday...» Read More!
Mai Baum is back! I know there are plenty of you out there who have been eagerly anticipating seeing this horse’s name in the blue ribbon spot, and what an exciting way to do it....» Read More!
Wow, what a weekend! From the AEC to Burghley to Foshay and everywhere in between, the last week in eventing was a doozy. Lucky for us today is a holiday so you get an extra day...» Read More!
It is a proud moment for EN: Our own Leslie Threlkeld passed her licensed officials exam yesterday at AEC! Pending her official approval from USEF, you may see Leslie at a show near you as a Technical Delegate....» Read More!
Watch out for that first step – it’s a doozy! I think there are two kinds of eventers in the world: those that feel better and more confident as they walk a cross country course and...» Read More!
Woah, check out this tiny Kentucky look-alike log at Foshay International! I was just perusing some photos of the courses up there for the inaugural event, and they look simply smashing! There is almost nothing...» Read More!
This is my favorite story about Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials: the above photo is George Bates performing his duty before dressage and mowing the center line for the competitors. George has used the same...» Read More!
There something special about a horse show morning. Ignoring your 4:00 a.m. alarm clock, the feeling of getting that last minute course walk in joined by a hopeful sunrise will set you right on course....» Read More!