Hawley and supermare Gin & Juice caught a shooting star in the dressage ring today, laying down a top-20 score of 47.8 for Team Canada. With the sole exception of the Event at Rebecca Farm...» Read More!
It’s day two of dressage here at WEG! We’ll be bringing you live updates from the competition each day, so keep refreshing this page for all of the insanity (or as much insanity as there...» Read More!
While all the WEG madness is happening, lets not forget the select group of amazing Americans who are sequestered at Maizey Manor preparing for Burghley next week! I might be more aware of the upcoming...» Read More!
Day one of the dressage phase is officially concluded, and we still have much more to come tomorrow! Unluckily for Jenni and Leslie, there is too much mud, not enough food, and the bathrooms...» Read More!
Our thoughts are with the many individuals whose lives were touched by Shear H20 (“Solo”), the great grey Irish-bred gelding who was successfully competed by Leslie Law in the 2000 Olympics and beyond. From Lesley...» Read More!
Heather Benson of Retired Racehorse Project researches the breeding and racing history of Lynn Symansky’s Donner, one of two American-bred OTTBs competing at WEG. From Heather: Not only is Donner the only OTTB on Team...» Read More!
I am a total trade fair junkie. I love to wander around and buy/lust over/eat/drink all the things. Here are a few of our favorite 2014 Games Village discoveries: #1. This swanky gear you can’t...» Read More!
It’s been a wild, muddy day here at Haras du Pin, but Team USA has persevered through it all, putting in two very solid dressage tests to put us in a strong position after the...» Read More!
Another exciting (albeit muddy!) day is wrapping up in Normandy, with more medals decided and others being hotly contested....» Read More!
The sun is finally shining at the end of the first day of dressage here at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games, but the rain that fell for hours today only added to the growing...» Read More!
It’s amazing what eventing enthusiasts will go through to watch the rock stars of their sport perform. Wind, rain, cold… we’ll sit through it all with a smile on our face. Yet WEG 2014, which...» Read More!
That’s a wrap on Day 1 of dressage here at the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games, and William Fox-Pitt and Chilli Morning showed the brilliance we’ve come to expect from them to score 37.5...» Read More!
Phillip and Trading Aces took off in hot pursuit of morning leader Michael Jung after the lunch break, laying down a top-three score of 43.8. Jenni caught up with the U.S.’s veteran team rider after...» Read More!
Welcome to the afternoon session of dressage at WEG! We’ll be bringing you live updates from the competition each day, so keep refreshing this page for all of the insanity (or as much insanity as...» Read More!
We’re halfway through the first day of dressage here at WEG, and Michael Jung and fischerRocana FST are holding the lead at the lunch break on a score of 40.7. And though we’re likely to...» Read More!
Welcome to the first morning of WEG competition! We’ll be bringing you live updates from the competition each day, so keep refreshing this page for all of the insanity (or as much insanity as there...» Read More!
First of all, check out this adorable photo of Hawley posing on a very large skinny jump. Second of all, if you haven’t seen the course walk that our hard working Jenni Autry ran around...» Read More!
Tell me that you looked at that picture of Kim and Sparky and didn’t “Awww” in your head. Try to tell me that! The games have officially begun, with 98 horses progressing to the next...» Read More!
On the heels of a mostly successful first horse inspection for the eventers in Normandy, the team and individual riders are being announced for their respective countries. As we announced earlier this week, the U.S....» Read More!
Standing in the stable courtyard of Haras du Pin this morning, a wave of déjà vu washed over me. I had a chilly feeling about it, like I’d seen this place before — but where?...» Read More!
Doug Payne has just announced the sale of one of the top horses in his barn, Crown Talisman, to UK eventer Nick Gauntlett. Doug and Crown Talisman had enjoyed success together at the three-star level,...» Read More!
The top 30 riders from the Grand Prix competition moved forward to the Grand Prix Special today, and it was the Charlotte Dujardin game again as she and Valegro claimed the top prize....» Read More!
It’s finally here – eventing time at #WEG2014! While the dressage, para-dressage, and reining competitions will continue, the endurance and eventing phases will begin, bringing us to what we’ve all been waiting for here at...» Read More!