Philippa Humphreys’ husband Pete has issued the following statement following the overwhelming response from the eventing community after her death at the Jersey Fresh International Three-Day Event last Saturday. From Pete: “From the bottom of my heart,...» Read More!
Sometimes all you need in your week is long hacks in the woods alone with your horses (and maybe some neighborly cows). That’s exactly what I’ve been doing this week. Along with all my regular...» Read More!
The eventing world lost another great man, advocate and volunteer this past weekend. John R. “Jack” Ernst, of Gravel Ridge, Arkansas, passed away on May 14, 2016. He was 83. Jack loved horse people, eventers in...» Read More!
Badminton Horse Trials just published this great throwback footage of Mary King (then Thomson) winning the event in 1992 with King William, a British-bred gelding by Nickel King. Mary has a storied history with Badminton, having...» Read More!
Is eventing a team sport? Technically, yes, it is — which is the premise of a new FEI social media campaign celebrating the relationship between equestrian athletes and their horses....» Read More!
Entries for Luhmühlen, which will be held June 16-19 in Germany, were released this morning, with 40 horses and riders entered in the CCI4*. Boyd Martin and Lucy Boynton Lie’s Crackerjack are the sole four-star entry...» Read More!
The Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials announced this morning that Great Britain’s Eric Winter has been named the new course designer...» Read More!
We featured Suzannah and Korbin last year during their quest to run their first FEI events, which they mastered successfully! This year has included a successful move-up to Intermediate but like any good journey, it’s...» Read More!
As an eventer based in Lexington, Kentucky — the heart of Thoroughbred country — Cathy Wieschhoff has plenty of experience with OTTBs. Retired Racehorse Project caught up with Cathy, a three-time Rolex veteran, at the...» Read More!
It’s hard to find words in the aftermath of such a tragic weekend. It’s hard even to know what to feel. But we’re navigating our way through it, this dark labyrinth of thought, emotion and...» Read More!
The eventing community mourns the loss of another dear friend this week in Karen Hughes, a longtime groom who cared for countless top level horses over the years, mentored many grooms along the way and dedicated her...» Read More!
So much to do, so much to see, and SO much to smell … horse shows can take a lot out of a pup. This week’s edition of the new EN series #DogsofEN features canines...» Read More!
On Saturday evening after Jersey Fresh, I was chatting with a few different people about the tragic accidents that had occurred that day. Everyone I talked to had opinions, which varied both in intensity and subject matter,...» Read More!
The Kansas City eventing community hosted eventers from all over Area IV and beyond this past weekend for the annual spring event, the Mill Creek Pony Club Horse Trials. There’s always something special about your...» Read More!
Tredstep Ireland rider Elisa Wallace published her latest video blog today, and it’s chock full of fun things you’ll want to watch. First we get to see her demo with Rune and Fledge at the...» Read More!
Originally published on Horse Nation: A new study published May 3rd from the University of Sydney appears to be eliciting quite a response from various media sources and animal welfare groups, though upon further investigation the findings don’t...» Read More!
Maintaining several jobs, a family, a farm of your own, and an eventing career is not a task for the faint of heart. When Colleen Orta made the decision to move from the Midwest to...» Read More!
When you’re a seasoned upper-level eventing professional, there are many idiosyncrasies you adopt along the way. James Alliston is no exception and recently his support crew — Helen Bouscaren and groom Golly Martin along with...» Read More!
Several people who were close to Philippa Humphreys are asking the community to share their memories of Philly using the hashtag #Memories4Millie. They will gather these memories and put them into a book that will...» Read More!
It goes without saying that it’s been a very difficult couple of days for the equestrian community, and there is no doubt it will take some time for the tremendous sadness we all feel to...» Read More!
Ryan Wood piloted CCI3* first-timer Powell to an impressive clear show jumping round today at the Jersey Fresh International Three-Day Event to clinch a wire-to-wire victory on 46.0, adding just 2.4 total penalties to their...» Read More!
The hilly twists and turns of Chatsworth did their work on the leaderboard this afternoon to up-end the placings and shake loose everyone but the French, who positively flew around the course to claim first,...» Read More!
It’s an overcast, cold day here at the Jersey Fresh International Three-Day Event, which matches the solemn atmosphere as we all continue to mourn the loss of Philippa Humphreys, who died yesterday following a rotational fall with Rich N...» Read More!