The equestrian community is a family, and sometimes that means we have to band together to help one of our own. Jockeys Paddy Young and Kieran Norris suffered falls at the Radnor Hunt races this past Saturday....» Read More!
We are gearing up for the next Nations Cup leg at Houghton Hall this weekend, and we’re thrilled to be cheering on our American contingent. It’s sure to be a tough battle over on the...» Read More!
Boyd Martin and Ryan Wood traded their riding boots for sneakers and accepted the Tough Mudder challenge this weekend at Plantation Field in Pennsylvania. It’s an obstacle race that’s all about teamwork and rising above...» Read More!
Yawn! What a weekend. I moved myself, my horse and all my belongings from Middleburg, Virginia, to Atlanta, Georgia on Saturday. It’s a strange, but liberating feeling to have your entire life fit in a...» Read More!
Remember the intrepid little Swedish eventers Edwina and Tusseman? Well, Edwina has a new ride on Fabian, an 18-year-old Shetland Pony being leased to her. The adorable little chestnut has competed up to P70 (Pony, 70 cm...» Read More!
Ugh, the first real horrible summer heat wave hit Virginia this week. I’m like 90% sure that five days ago I was turning on the space heaters in my room, and then suddenly its 95...» Read More!
The eventing community has gone above and beyond in raising money towards Lee Lee’s recovery, with everyone from riders and trainers to local tack stores donated their time and services towards helping Lee Lee. EN...» Read More!
The weather has been totally nuts, ya’ll. First it was raining and fifty all weekend, then we finally got our spring weather….on Monday. Two days of that and we’re due for heat in the 90s,...» Read More!
EN, meet Abbey and Chalupa. This little dynamic duo competed in their first recognized USEA event together this past weekend at Mill Creek Pony Club Horse Trials in Kansas City, much to the delight of...» Read More!
I had some ‘proud mom’ moments myself this weekend watching my 6-year-old Thoroughbred, Beau, act like a seasoned pro in his first competition. Due to my busy work schedule which often requires weekend travel, I’ve...» Read More!
Looks like there’s a new Miss Stickability in town. 19-year-old Cornelia Dorr almost took a swim yesterday at the Jersey Fresh International Three-Day Event, but bounced back into the tack. She went on to finish...» Read More!
Once a year I get to have all my animals in the same place and it’s pretty cool to have my whole herd together, if a bit of a circus. I’ve got my event pony,...» Read More!
Our winter in Virginia was the driest in the whole world, which was great because no mud! But now it’s spring, and I literally don’t get a single week without several days of rain. What...» Read More!
Ah, horses. Always keeping you humble and reminding you that plans are nice, but nobody cares. I’ve been working with a young horse on standing still at the mounting block this week, and he thinks...» Read More!
The happiest thing in my Facebook News Feed at the moment might be all the adorable baby pictures! Not human babies – baby horses, of course. They’re way cuter if you ask me. Big congratulations...» Read More!
One of the best feelings at the end of an event is knowing that you’re coming home with a healthy horse. I’ve been reading a whole lot of internet flaming surrounding Badminton this past weekend,...» Read More!
Georgia Ranson and Brambleridge Capability Brown turned heads at this morning’s horse inspection. #dressedtoimpress #matchymatchy #derbyspirit #derbyhat #classicseries #longformat #hotc3day #hotc2017 A post shared by Heart of the Carolinas 3Day (@hotc3day) on May 7, 2017...» Read More!
Eric Winter’s cross country course at the Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials proved to be the trickiest in recent memory with only 37% of the field posting clear rounds. If you are like the rest of...» Read More!
If I were standing next to a drop higher than my head, expecting to ride it the next day, I don’t think I’d be smiling; but then again, I’m not Ingrid Klimke. To put it...» Read More!
Sorry, don’t try to make plans with me for tomorrow, I’ll be too busy glued to my live stream (if it works FINGERS CROSSED) of Badminton cross country. There’s nothing like a little adrenaline rush...» Read More!
Hello from the first day of dressage at Badminton Horse Trials! A lot of you had trouble watching the live stream yesterday on the Badminton website. Four of our seven North American combinations are slated...» Read More!
First horse arrived in Badminton is #kingsam… of course he has a little friend by side 😉#kiana #badmintonhorsetrials #eventing #teamjung #bestweek #lookingforward A post shared by Faye Füllgraebe (@fayefuellgraebe) on May 1, 2017 at 6:07am...» Read More!
Well, what a weekend! I don’t know about you, but I’m exhausted (and I actually wasn’t even at the event!) but, man, do I love the excitement of the Best Weekend All Year. We’ve talked...» Read More!