Tuesdays for me are often the hardest day of the week to get through, particularly on weeks with big events going on. For those of us getting ready to watch, stalk scores, or just follow...» Read More!
Over the next few days the eventers will descend upon The Event at Rebecca Farm en masse. The event nestled beautifully in the Flathead Valley is one of the most picturesque of the entire world....» Read More!
WEG horses stretched their legs this weekend at the Maryland Horse Trials. It was a nice preparation for these guys as they come back from downtime after their spring events. It’s hard to believe we’re two...» Read More!
It’s a big travel weekend for many eventers out there as the pilgrimages to Montana begin for the Event at Rebecca Farm and NAYC. By plane, train, and automobile (OK, maybe not train) watch out, here...» Read More!
I have two three year olds that I’m training right now, each for a client. I really love young horses, and these two are the same age, but pretty different in their places in training....» Read More!
It’s a very odd sight to be at Windurra in the middle of the day and see an empty cross country course. Usually the course is packed with horses and riders going schooling, or taking...» Read More!
The story of Sara Gumbiner and Polaris came into the spotlight this spring as they successfully accomplished their first four-star at Kentucky. Their road there was mountains and valleys for years, and it all paid...» Read More!
Huge shoutout and hearty congratulations to Andrew McConnon and Bossinova. They won the Area III Preliminary Championship this weekend at Chattahoochee Hills, leading from start to finish on their dressage score of 29.4 and qualifying...» Read More!
It’s cross country day at Great Meadow! I am sad to miss it in person this year, but thrilled to follow along on the USEF Network live stream. If you haven’t been to the area, there’s something really special about Northern Virginia...» Read More!
There’s a lot to look forward to this weekend if you want to spend your day live streaming events from the comfort of your air conditioned home. For the early birds, the Event Rider Masters...» Read More!
Everyone is getting behind the #WearGreenForJonty movement, including myself. You’ll have to wait for this weekend’s event at MDHT to see my (slightly garish) nod to Jonty with some green incorporated into my daily look,...» Read More!
With the flooding and cancellation of Surefire two weeks ago, Jan kindly offered a free day of cross country schooling for all the entrants on the Fourth of July, and I’m pretty sure 95% of...» Read More!
Hiring a professional is a great option for any sale ad to make sure your horse looks their best, but be prepared: the behind the scenes process is a lot harder than it looks. Besides...» Read More!
Just eatin’ some Cheerios and watching dressage lessons! #workingonhereye A post shared by Will Coleman Equestrian (@willcolemanequestrian) on Jul 1, 2018 at 6:23pm PDT Two full afternoons later and the pastures are mowed. We made...» Read More!
Maggot says "they picked you for what?!" A post shared by Lauren Kieffer (@lkieffer) on Jun 29, 2018 at 10:26am PDT Lauren Kieffer’s first four-star horse Snooze Alarm looks a little suspicious at the latest...» Read More!
Beginning this Saturday and throughout the month of July, eventers will be showing their support for Jonty Evans by wearing his signature green when out on course....» Read More!
Hey it’s time for your weekly update on my horses! So fun, I know. Mostly I’m just unreasonably excited about my young OTTB, Turkey, and I can’t help but tell everybody about everything that he’s...» Read More!
With yet another horse from True Prospect Farm heading to a championship for USA, it’s no secret that a large part of their success lies with Emma Ford. Good news for you guys, now is...» Read More!
My mom’s farm is home to a menagerie of ill-behaved animals, including my own semi-retired event horse. He lives with his smaller grey counterpart and a one-eyed POA. It’s a tossup on who is the worst...» Read More!
The U.S. event list below looks packed as ever, but now is when my personal travel schedule slows down. I love to be on the road, but it’s nice staying home, too, and working around...» Read More!
Good Morning World!!! We are enjoying the stillness (isn’t it beautiful?) of this water complex one last time before the waves are crashing and the hooves are thundering through it tomorrow at the #2018EssexHorseTrials !...» Read More!
Unfortunately, due to the continued rain today and rain forecast for overnight and tomorrow, the Surefire Horse Trials has been cancelled for the weekend. We will send out information to the competitors later tonight. Posted...» Read More!
Yesterday I went cross country schooling with my best Thoroughbred, Turkey, and a student at the unimaginably cool farm, Win Green. If you’re from really any part of Virginia, you know the farm, and you...» Read More!