Area IV riders and members of the Mill Creek Pony Club were treated to a great opportunity to ride with Allison Springer this weekend in Kansas City, Mo. Focusing on riders of all levels, Allison...» Read More!
EN would like to send a belated birthday wish to Fleeceworks rider Tamie Smith, who celebrated in style with a successful weekend at Rebecca Farm. The Next Level Eventing team took Montana by storm, with...» Read More!
The poor folks in Kalispell seem to be having a dreadful time in the fresh mountain air and highs in the mid-seventies. Their horses dreaded the long verdant gallops through open fields and otherwise luxurious...» Read More!
I have been tied to my phone for the better part of three days. If I’m not refreshing scores from Rebecca Farm, I’m in the middle of a flurry of texts back and forth about...» Read More!
That’s Denny Emerson in the hat judging the Young Event Horse classes at the Dublin Horse Show on Wednesday this week! Karen O’Connor is also judging some of the classes. The show was first held in...» Read More!
On my bucket list is definitely go and compete at Rebecca Farm. Every year, I’m so incredibly jealous of the pictures of the amazing views, the cross country course, and the reviews of how perfect...» Read More!
The woman in this photo is the person who 20 years ago invited me into her barn and redirected my whole path. She was, has always been, and still is an all-volunteer coach of the...» Read More!
All eyes turn to Kalispell, Montana this week as the annual Event at Rebecca Farm kicks off. As I write this, horses from all parts of the country are making their way north to one...» Read More!
Whether you’re planning one of the biggest horse shows in the world or a regional horse trial, it somehow seems to take the same number of selfless hands. Gate stewards, jump judges, timers, swag sellers,...» Read More!
A painted Fjord at CHIO Aachen Opening Ceremonies. Photo via CHIO Aachen Facebook. The Germans truly put on an unbelievable spectacle at Aachen every year, from opening ceremonies to flawless galloping turf. They ran several days...» Read More!
Ohhhh July, how I hate thee. The hottest month of the year, a time when Virginia leaves “It’s kinda hot outside” and enters “I can’t possibly be required to be outside right now.” It’s gotten...» Read More!
Ok, it’s time to admit that even horse people have been bitten by the Pokemon Go bug. What’s Pokemon, you ask? Well, it used to be a game that you would slave over for hours...» Read More!
Area IV riders converged on Roebke’s Run in Hector, MN this past weekend for Area Championships, and there were plenty of prizes to hand out. We’re also starting to see this year’s Rolex horses back...» Read More!
Whidbey Island hosted its 40th annual horse trials this past weekend, and organizer Linda Chatfield paid tribute to hometown girl and U.S. Olympic traveling reserve Maya Black with this fence on the cross country course....» Read More!
Have you seen these new inflatable jumps from Légère Equestrian Equipment? Inflatable is all the rage now, and I can easily see why! You can use them as stand-alone fences or as fillers, they can withstand 1,400...» Read More!
Remember this gorgeous bit of artwork? It can be yours! Featuring Lauren Kieffer and painted by Lisa Curry Mair, it is being auctioned to benefit Brooke USA and their “Give a Donkey a Drink” campaign. This...» Read More!
Excitement is building for the very first Nations Cup in Northern America as the team riders and their horses were announced yesterday, and all the top pairs have been up near Middleburg this week training...» Read More!
This past weekend was very important, and not just because everyone was having Independence Day fun in the sun. Mostly, the unicorn himself celebrated his fifteenth birthday with a cake (made of shredded carrots and...» Read More!
EN reader Brianna Alphers sent us this awesome photo of her horse, River, superimposed on the Free Willy movie poster, thanks to the Photoshop chops of Katie Weigel. “My 14.3 hand paint mare loves to...» Read More!
Happy Independence Day, EN! Enjoy all the Fourth of July festivities (after you ride and finish barn chores, of course). Get dressed up, eat yummy grilled meets and unhealthy snacks, toast to the Founding Fathers...» Read More!
This weekend the eventer once again became the organizer, and I had the privilege of working alongside some of the best horsemen in the American West to put on the Freedom Fest mini-event at the...» Read More!
Happy 14th Birthday to my funny little mare. There’s nothing quite like getting older with a horse that has seen you through the good times and the bad. While most of Team DF is off...» Read More!
Look at these photos of kids and adults alike learning all the skills from none other than Olympic Grooms Emma Ford and Cat Hill. Aren’t you jealous? World Class Grooming offers clinics like this all...» Read More!