On my bucket list is definitely go and compete at Rebecca Farm. Every year, I’m so incredibly jealous of the pictures of the amazing views, the cross country course, and the reviews of how perfect...» Read More!
The sun was shining down on the Event at Rebecca Farm this afternoon, as all horses across all the FEI and USEA Classic Series divisions passed the first horse inspection. In addition to CCI3*, CIC3*,...» Read More!
We are loving this new commercial from Guinness, which so accurately captures the spirit of all equestrian sports. It especially hits home for eventing. “It takes much more than hard work to make a horse...» Read More!
Following the final entry deadline earlier this week for the 2016 Olympic Games, we now have the confirmed definite entry list for the 65 horses and riders that will ultimately compete in Rio de Janeiro. Twenty-four...» Read More!
The 6th Annual Eventing Nation Blogger Contest drew the largest number of entries by far in the history of this contest. After thoroughly reviewing the slew of entries, the chinchillas judging panel has narrowed the entries...» Read More!
With several heavy hitters set to contest the CCI3* at Rebecca Farm, the CIC3* division at this destination event in Kalispell, Montana also boasts quite a talented field. Primarily composed of those on the West Coast, there...» Read More!
Some retired horses are pasture puffs, but Smidge is especially special as he gets to help with the gardening. Stephanie Cauffman’s former two-star ride Smidge is now a dressage schoolmaster for her mother Cindi, Area...» Read More!
The helmet cams were out in force this weekend at Champagne Run H.T. at all levels. We’ve compiled them all for you here — enjoy a vicarious run-and-jump across the Kentucky bluegrass! Heather Hornsby and...» Read More!
We’re nearing the end of the Olympic team announcements! The Netherlands has named the horses and riders that will be sporting the bright orange Dutch colors in Rio de Janeiro. Congratulations to: Merel Blom and...» Read More!
A list of early Burghley entries has been posted and we’re glad to see that three Americans have wasted no time in signing up. Burghley (Sept. 1-4) has been the goalpost for Libby Head and...» Read More!
The USEF has announced the recipients of Land Rover/USEF eventing competition grants for the Millstreet International Horse Trials CCI3*, Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials CCI4*, Blenheim Palace International Horse Trials CCI3*, and Military Boekelo-Enschede CCIO3*:...» Read More!
The infield water complex was the place to spectate at last weekend’s Champagne Run H.T. at the Kentucky Horse Park. Between the plastic flamingos and an edge-of-your-seat variety show of jumping styles into the pond,...» Read More!
There’s still a lot of life in Lauren Kieffer’s well-worn tall boots — or at least a lot of life to give. Lauren has teamed up with Vermont-based artist and avid horsewoman Lisa Curry Mair...» Read More!
The woman in this photo is the person who 20 years ago invited me into her barn and redirected my whole path. She was, has always been, and still is an all-volunteer coach of the...» Read More!
The last thing you want before an event as prestigious as the Olympics is a cross-country run-out at your final outing. When Boyd Martin’s Rio mount Blackfoot Mystery ran into some trouble at a brush...» Read More!
The Confederação Brasileira de Hipismo has named the four horse/rider combinations that will comprise the Brazilian Olympic Team for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janerio: Carlos Parro and Summon Up The Blood, an...» Read More!
It was a scorcher at the Kentucky Horse Park’s Champagne Run H.T. over the weekend — I’m sure I’m not the only rider who found their way to the campground pool! Starter through Intermediate level...» Read More!
Rio Olympic team announcements are dropping fast and furious following the weekend’s Aachen CICO3*, the results of which sealed the deal for Germany and Italy’s final team lineups. Sweden is the latest to follow suit,...» Read More!
Following last week’s unfortunate news that Italian fan favorites Vittoria Panizzon and Borough Pennyz would not compete in the Olympic Games due to respective injuries, FISE has announced the team that will represent Italy in Rio...» Read More!
All eyes turn to Kalispell, Montana this week as the annual Event at Rebecca Farm kicks off. As I write this, horses from all parts of the country are making their way north to one...» Read More!
Most days after I arrive home from work, I’ve found myself riding. When you have a horse in training, it’s really important to keep a consistent schedule. And for me, it’s been a great feeling...» Read More!
As an eventer who is temporarily grounded and lacking a set of my own hooves, Lainey Ashker’s helmet cams are a warm, healing, all natural and gluten-free balm to my wounds. (Gluten in the form...» Read More!
The USEA and Virginia Horse Trials have announced that the Intercollegiate Eventing Championship will return to the Virginia Horse Center in Lexington, Va. in 2017....» Read More!