While all eyes were on the 2018 FEI World Equestrian Games at Tryon over the weekend, we also had five USEA horse trials running across the country. Even World Champions had to start somewhere, so...» Read More!
Horse show hangover is REAL, you guys. I am in complete strugglesville this week and I wasn’t even at WEG in person! Thank goodness we have Plantation Field to get us through this next weekend....» Read More!
Today kicked off the individual competition for para dressage and vaulting, making poise and elegance the theme of the day. The competition was hot for the grade IV para dressage individual test, with the top...» Read More!
As we digest the results of yesterday’s show jumping finale at the 2018 FEI World Equestrian Games, it’s a harsh reality for the U.S. that the team came within one rail of qualifying for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Finishing eighth is still...» Read More!
Amid all the WEG craziness last week, you may have missed all the action from Blenheim Palace International. EN’s Tilly Berendt was on site, so if you missed her brilliant reports you can find them...» Read More!
First day post-WEG feels a bit like you’ve been spinning around in a tumble dryer for a week, and you’ve just been spit out with a mammoth horse show hangover. We are right there with you....» Read More!
All eyes may have been on WEG, but that didn’t stop the show from going on at horse trials around the country! Jumps were jumped and ribbons were won. An extra big congrats to this...» Read More!
With Hurricane Florence forcing an unexpected rest day between cross country and show jumping, the event riders at the 2018 FEI World Equestrian Games weren’t quite sure what to expect in yesterday’s finale at Tryon. Some...» Read More!
I want to be like Ros Canter when I grow up! This girl is 5 feet and 2 inches of pure awesome. Winning double gold couldn’t have been more deserved. One of my favorite moments...» Read More!
The FEI World Equestrian Games is one of those events that seems to move both fast and slow. The days are long and emotional, yet it seems like only a few blinks ago that we...» Read More!
“I said that I was speechless yesterday, but today really is a complete dream come true,” said a delighted Bella Innes Ker in the collecting ring as all around her, the frantic scurry of prizegiving prep whirled...» Read More!
Monday social media roundup … that sounds a little funny, eh? Ah well, we did it! We made it! Unlike some other sports (RIP dressage freestyle) WEG eventing is complete! Let’s take a one more peek around social media...» Read More!
The Brits and the Irish gave us an incredible finale at the 2018 FEI World Equestrian Games. These teams clearly have a lot of positive chemistry, and they used that to their advantage this weekend. The...» Read More!
With the top seven separated by less than a rail following cross country at the 2018 FEI World Equestrian Games, we knew today’s show jumping finale at Tryon would be an absolute nail-biter. When Ros...» Read More!
Marcio Jorge Head Cam – Eventing XC | FEI World Equestrian Games It's as if you're riding the actual course 😯Eventing athlete Marcio C Jorge strapped on a head camera during his FEI Eventing Cross...» Read More!
What a dramatic finale for eventing at the 2018 World Equestrian Games. You thought Ingrid had it in the bag but then … plot twist at the very last! Team Great Britain had a spectacular...» Read More!
Time for a deep-dive into that most fiscally treacherous of WEG excursions, the Vendor Village! Let’s go see what there is to see this go-round. First things first, a stop by our friends at Attwood Equestrian...» Read More!
Did everyone enjoy the off day? Because we’re back with the final show jumping phase at the 2018 FEI World Equestrian Games. We’ve got 70 combinations coming forward to jump Alan Wade’s track, and no...» Read More!
It’s (finally) the last day of eventing of WEG. There’s been abandonments galore, our chinchillas are sopping wet, and yet coverage soldiers on. After a very wet and dramatic final horse inspection yesterday, the stage is...» Read More!
OK everyone, it’s the day we’ve all been waiting for! Show jumping begins at 10 a.m. EST in the U.S. Trust Arena and PSA to spectators traveling to the venue: Spectator parking has been relocated next...» Read More!
A “rest day” between cross country and stadium jumping is certainly an … unusual situation, to say the least. We’ve heard some mixed feelings from the riders...» Read More!
One memorable aspect of the 2018 WEG cross country course was its water features. Exhibit A: those waterfall up-banks at #10. These things really tripped up some folks, and by “folks” I mean Olympians like...» Read More!
Florence was no match for eventers Sunday at WEG. There were some scheduling fluctuations, but eventually horses were trotted up for the final inspection. While Jenni covered that emotional rollercoaster (you can find her report...» Read More!