Show season may be over or in the process of wrapping up for most of us, but that doesn’t mean it’s a sad time. No! It’s an awesome time. We’re moving directly in to Year...» Read More!
I’m a planner, which means that I always try to be prepared for things that I can see on the horizon. With winter drawing near, I’m someone who likes to have my barn filled with...» Read More!
Casual, guys. Just keeping it casual. What happens when Stuttgart decides to hold a costume class? Michael Jung dresses up as Luigi, naturally. There’s no rhyme or reason to it, just Michael Jung showing us...» Read More!
Now 42 volumes of #EventerProblems in, sometimes I think I’ve seen it all. And then along comes something like this: Best comment: Only eventers. Here are 30 more of your horse-life struggles. If you missed...» Read More!
It was a nutty day of cross country yesterday for the CCI4* riders at Adelaide. Shane Rose had two rides in the CCI4*, CP Qualified and Virgil, and he piloted them both around clear with...» Read More!
I love autumn and winter weddings, especially when they are in fabulous destinations with wonderful people and wonderful friends. By all accounts floating around on Facebook Lynn and Eric’s wedding was one for the ages,...» Read More!
The FEI channel has posted some rider walkthroughs of several important questions on Mike Etherington-Smith’s cross country course at Adelaide. It’s very educational to see the perspective of people who have ridden courses such as...» Read More!
For a children’s picture book, Shel Silverstein’s The Giving Tree is devastatingly poignant. It chronicles the relationship between a tree and a boy, with a narrative that spans the boy’s growth from youth to old...» Read More!
What an incredible journey I have been on in Germany! Three days ago, I was offered a unique ride of a lifetime when I met Stephan Dubsky. I thought he was kidding when he on...» Read More!
The USEA announced this morning that a new DX Eventing division for two-phase events will be discussed at next month’s Annual Meeting & Convention in Washington, D.C. The division would include a dressage test and a...» Read More!
Shane Rose and CP Qualified lead the field after dressage in the Adelaide CCI4* on a score of 42.1, which gives them a comfortable seven-point margin over second-placed Katja Weimann and BP Flamboyant as we look ahead...» Read More!
Apropos of nothing, this here is Olaf. Olaf caught my eye on Facebook the other day, mostly because of his smart outfit. Now, I don’t agree with dressing your horse like this for a cross...» Read More!
The FEI is on the ground covering the final CCI4* of the year in Adelaide and they took some time to catch up with a few of the riders who will be competing this weekend....» Read More!
Unless your riding plans involve staying on your farm, you will at some point need to trailer your horse(s). Whether you’re heading down the road to ride in a clinic, two hours to a show...» Read More!
While One K helmets are a newer brand in the U.S. market, they have quickly become a popular choice for eventers due to the way these helmets seem to perfectly balance an aesthetically pleasing design...» Read More!
The final CCI4* of the season begins its dressage competition tomorrow, and we’re eagerly anticipating one last weekend of big-time eventing action before we really get into the winter lull. Our good friends over at...» Read More!
It was an exciting night of competition for the indoor eventing portion of the Stuttgart German Masters. Many top riders were on hand to vie for the top prize, but it was a French rider...» Read More!
It’s a week from Thanksgiving! In my world, this means massive amounts of pie baking. I went to my local wholesale produce store this week and bought an unreasonable amount of apples (read ~120 apples)...» Read More!
It’s almost time for dressage to begin at Adelaide, where 34 horses and riders will contest the second leg of the FEI Classics Series. The FEI has done a great preview of the event, which...» Read More!
We asked you last week to show us your clipping skills as we venture into the cold weather season when our horses begin to get all fuzzy and, as a result, sweaty. Clipping is a...» Read More!
I’m willing to bet that someone reading this article right now took their Pony Club ‘A’ on Kidd. And if you didn’t take your ‘A’ on Kidd, you prepped for it on him like I...» Read More!
The Stuttgart German Masters is a marquee event on the German equine calendar each year, and many eventers are drawn to the Indoor Eventing competition that always features many big European names. This year’s entry...» Read More!
We’re gearing up for the final CCI4* of the year, the only one held in the southern hemisphere, as the Adelaide International event commenced with the first horse inspection today. Course designer Mike Etherington-Smith has...» Read More!