Virginia Horse Trials has been undergoing a major transformation since last year, when longtime organizers Brian and Penny Ross stepped down and Andy Bowles took the reins for the much-loved fall event. This year we’re...» Read More!
We already took a more in-depth look at Capt. Mark Phillips’ 2015 Burghley course — which is exactly as “big, bad Burghley” should look — and now we have some spectacular drone footage to really...» Read More!
Chattahoochee Hills runs a late season Advanced alongside their CIC1/2*. It’s generally considered a good opportunity for those in the south to move up to a new level, and indeed we have quite a few...» Read More!
Elisa Wallace and Simply Priceless are peaking at just the right time before their upcoming trip overseas to compete in the Blenheim Palace International Horse Trials. The 14-year-old Thoroughbred gelding owned by Jill and David...» Read More!
Boyd Martin and Phillip Dutton hosted an educational symposium this past Sunday at Windurra USA in Cochranville, Pennsylvania, teaching a crowd of more than 100 people in an action-packed day...» Read More!
The Richland competitor’s party was great fun, with live music, bratwurst, red velvet cake, and all the butter you could dip your corn cob in. There was beer too, but sometimes you just want to...» Read More!
Did you know that UK eventer Harry Meade was told he would never ride again after suffering a terrible fall in 2013? True to eventer form, Harry says he began riding again “in secret” after...» Read More!
The Oxford English Dictionary, the definitive historical dictionary of the English language, dates the first use of the noun scribe to 1377, and its first use for someone who “writes at another’s dictation” to 1513....» Read More!
Area V Young Rider Katie Resnick has been selected to represent the United States in the dressage competition at the 2015 European Maccabi Games in Berlin this summer, and we are excited she has agreed to blog about...» Read More!
You’ve done your lessons, you’ve cross country schooled, your horse is fit and now you’re at your show and have gotten that pesky dressage test out of the way — it’s time to inspect your...» Read More!
We’re devastated to report this morning that Sher Schwartz’s 11-year-old Luxembourg Warmblood mare, Beaulieu’s Cayenne, was euthanized last night after a pasture accident that left her with a shattered hind leg. Beaulieu’s Cayenne had been campaigned...» 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!
I generally find that it is pretty easy to get a read on a horse’s emotional state — or at least I find that is true with my own geldings. I think being around them...» Read More!
Ian Stark has countless accolades on his resume, and it’s a privilege for riders to tackle his cross country courses and learn from his years of experience. Ian’s list of accomplishments include four Olympic medals, medals...» Read More!
What a treat it is to have the opportunity to learn from an established upper level rider! This was my personal first attempt at organizing a clinic, and the magnitude of responsibility is enough for...» Read More!
The $1 Horse Club is EN’s newest series. Do you know of a horse that was sold for $1 and went on to achieve greatness in eventing? From serious upper-level horses to first-time eventing horses...» Read More!
While the Summer season is slowly winding down, the days are still warm. Spending time in the saddle still means outfitting yourself to combat the warm temperatures in order to stay cool. One of the...» 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!
A whiz kid can have all the talent in the world but it takes a special teacher to develop those gifts to their highest potential. Cooley Cross Border was lucky enough to find a mentor in...» Read More!
When the horse Buck Davidson was riding in the Richland CCI2* hung a leg and fell on cross- country yesterday, Buck did exactly what you’d expect Buck to do: hop on an Advanced horse and...» Read More!
When I say Richland is in the middle of a cornfield, I mean that Richland is LEGITIMATELY in the middle of a cornfield. (OK, there are some soybeans too, but mostly corn.) But you you...» Read More!
Between the caveats of being at a show that has nearly 500 entries… Fill in the blank: It would take ______ cups of coffee to equal the adrenaline rush of an early morning cross-country ride....» Read More!
Red on white, white on left, insanity in the middle… that’s the Eventing Nation way. But it takes an extra-special sort of crazy to get the job done in style. For our Richland edition of...» Read More!