It has become very apparent that we have let our furry comrade go without for too long. Since all of us here at Eventing Nation are all about safety and always wearing a helmet (#mindyourmelon), we...» Read More!
Cross training is so important for event horses. Through targeted practice in the different phases, cross training helps our horses be well rounded and ready to take on any challenge that faces them! Kate Chadderton...» Read More!
I’ve been trying to ignore the fact that I’m losing a minute of daylight every few days. Labor Day weekend is fast approaching and with it, the end of summer. Autumn means earlier sunsets and...» Read More!
Everyone loves a hero. American Pharoah takes to the track again today for the Travers Stakes. While I was glad to see him win the Triple Crown, I must admit that I’m getting more and...» Read More!
Leslie Law taught a clinic at Morningside Training Center in Virginia this week, and man, check out the hops on this OTTB! This is Argyle, owned by Skyeler Icke Voss, ridden by Connor Husain. Skyeler...» Read More!
Yesterday was National Dog Day, so my social media feed was literally littered (ha! puns!) with puppies of every shape and size, although admittedly terrier heavy, as I have lots of horse friends, obvi. My...» Read More!
Its not every day you see someone “fall” off their horse on purpose. This past weekend those that attended “Eventing with the Stars” at Windura witnessed this first hand as Mike Pindleton demonstrated to the audience how a...» Read More!
FE Bowman, winner of the CCI2** and RF Cool Play, 6th in the CCI2** with Clayton Fredericks. Thanks to all the team for a great week! Posted by Fredericks Equestrian International on Sunday, August 23, 2015...» Read More!
I’ll admit it. I feed my mare way too many cookies. I am however, NOT, nor have I ever been, the resident cookie-monster of the barn who indiscriminately feeds cookies, carrots and other goodies to...» Read More!
It has been a long, hot and dry summer in California. Sadly, these are the perfect conditions for fires and we’ve had a lot of them. Earlier this week, Gateway Farm in Acampo, Calif went...» Read More!
One of these days, I’ll have to make the trek to Richland. I’ve put it off for years now, because I’ve just been imagining the ridiculously long drive up to Michigan from Virginia. However, in...» Read More!
Yesterday I jumped Nyls for the first time in a very long time, as he had an absurd situation with his feet this summer that kept him out of work, and then getting him back...» Read More!
When in need your friends will always be there. In the case when you have friends the like of Boyd Martin, Dom and Jimmie Schramm, and Ryan Wood, helping out is as simple as showing...» Read More!
We’re sending tons of EN love to Mackenna Shea and her 13-year-old gelding Landioso who had colic surgery early yesterday morning. After showing signs of colic on Saturday, Mackenna took ‘Landi’ to San Luis Rey...» Read More!
When I was a kid, in my pre-Eventing days, I spent more than a few dreary winter days daydreaming about competing at Spruce Meadows or Thunderbird in Canada. Sure, I could have gone to Indio...» Read More!
A third place finish at Aachen for Team USA! How exciting. I am especially impressed with this outing as it seemed to come together very quickly. There are plenty of times where my friends and...» Read More!
It’s cross country day at Aachen! It’s been super annoying that dressage and cross country weren’t available to watch on a live stream, but the good news is we can finally watch something. Cross country...» Read More!
Allison Springer announced yesterday via her Facebook account that her barn recently experienced a big shift with Copycat Chloe leaving for a new career with a young rider. “I’m excited to announce the sale of...» Read More!
Polly Gilbert sent us the above photo of Erin Renfroe’s horse De Cordova, or Andy, getting some beauty sleep while his “employees” set his studs for his upcoming Intermediate cross country run at GMHA. It’s...» Read More!
I must admit, I had one of those “You know you’re a horse person when…” moments yesterday. I heard back from the mechanic about my car and just about choked when I heard what it...» Read More!
We all know the frustration of seeing your horse shuffle in from turn-out missing a shoe the morning of a show. Your brain kicks in to overdrive processing things, attempting to rationalize and explain away what you...» Read More!
Holy bananas, you guys. Yesterday I saw on the Facebook group “OTTB Connect” that some guy was cleaning out his late uncle’s estate and found Secretariat’s training bridle packed away in some box. He remembers that...» Read More!
We just keep getting emailed amazing photos this week! This little gem was captured by eventer Michelle Weeks’ boyfriend while he was practicing with a new lens on cross country. During his photo shoot at...» Read More!