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!
Some horses are worth their weight in gold but our Bailey is priceless. Royally bred to cut cows, he has instead excelled in show jumping, hunters, eventing and foxhunting. He knows his job and does it well with...» Read More!
Today might be National Dog Day, but yesterday was Townend’s day! He had horses in first, second, third and sixth after dressage in the CIC3* at Blair Castle, and withdrew those heavy-hitters. Much to the...» Read More!
After a long day of competition, wouldn’t it be nice to be treated to a beautiful sunset landscape right outside your horse’s stable? That’s reality at Foshay International! Canada’s newest FEI competition, to be held...» Read More!
How do you put some light fitness miles on a three year old in preparation for the FEH championships in a month? Pony them! Nyls, who actually hates all other horses, oddly tolerates pony-ing and...» Read More!
Big news, EN! After teaching a series of highly successful clinics in Ocala earlier this year, Irish Olympian Joseph Murphy is returning to the States. He’ll be teaching for three days, Nov. 5-7, at Boyd...» Read More!
EN would like to wish a warm congratulations to U.S. eventer Nicolette Merle-Smith and Joel Scholz who married at the 2018 Mongol Derby finish camp. The pair completed the Mongol Derby in eight days, and their...» Read More!
And just like that we’re flying headfirst into the fall season! Riders have started to gear up for their fall events here and overseas. Congratulations are due for Hallie Coon, Buck Davidson and Liz-Halliday Sharp...» Read More!
How cute is this? It’s been a scorcher recently and we can’t blame Sher Schwartz’s lovely CS Carrera (a Preliminary eventer moonlighting as a show jumper) for wanting to get in on the cool air...» Read More!
Raise your hand if you have a crush on Cooley Cross Border! He produced another picture perfect moment at Bromont this weekend. Though we miss Richland Park, I feel very fortunate that Bromont stepped up...» Read More!
Today is jump lesson day for me! I don’t have the opportunity to have lessons that often, so going for a day to have jump lessons is a real treat. Also, I get to jump...» Read More!
Yesterday I had one of those days where I got home from the barn at 8 p.m. and then struggled to walk down my stairs to my kitchen from wobbly legs, but then I remembered...» Read More!
We all know Laura Graves as one of America’s leading dressage riders, but she taught a very different type of clinic yesterday at Ohana Equestrian Preserve in Aldie, Virginia....» Read More!
It’s hard to believe WEG is less than a month away. With recent announcements and course updates coming left and right, everything is falling into place. Who has plans to watch the action in Tryon?...» Read More!
Every summer my husband and I take a trip during which we unplug from the rest of the world. Encouraged by bad cell phone service, the phone stays in the camper and social media is ignored....» Read More!
Such fun was had at the 2018 Central American Caribbean Games last month! Pictured are members of the Costa Rican team, who were coached by Waylon Roberts. Together they finished fourth. It is a treat...» Read More!
Got plans for the weekend of August 25th? No? Ok, excellent – then get your entires in for Stone Gate Farm Horse Trials in Hanoverton, Ohio There’s plenty offered for all levels of experience: FEH, YEH and...» Read More!
Lee Ann sent us this wonderful photo of her student Eva Taylor riding It’s All About the Game (aka Sega) over the last fence at IEA Horse Trials. If this photo doesn’t sum up what...» Read More!
I have this quiet theory that my horse Turkey is in fact a secret mental case, wrapped in a very cute outer coating. He’s actually got a really good brain, but he also has multiple...» Read More!
EN would like to wish a very happy 41st anniversary to Randy and Sherrie Martin. They are fabulous friendly faces at events all around the world, as well as dedicated owners, supporters and true fans of the...» Read More!
The cute chestnut in this picture is happily showing off the months of behind-the-scenes progress with an OTTB. I’ve been lucky to spend a lot of time with William, who was sourced by Lara Anderson...» Read More!
If you’re going to ride horses, you’ve got to have a sense of humor. Things aren’t always going to go your way, and it’s not always going to be pretty....» Read More!
Crazy storms and the following rainfall have made things interesting this weekend at Millbrook, or should we say #Mudbrook Horse Trials. Huge kudos to the organizers for being flexible to keep the show going! Advanced...» Read More!