Lauren Billys may call Topanga, Calif., her home, but her ancestry contains Puerto Rican blood. Living in the U.S. is not uncommon for event riders who represent their home countries. In this case, Lauren rides...» Read More!
Nicole Doolittle triumphed last year in the CCI* division at NAJYRC in 2013 aboard her partner, Tops. This year, Nicole returned to Kentucky to contest the CCI2* division, a level that was relatively new for...» Read More!
From Kristen: We all know and love jockey Rosie Napravnik for breaking gender barriers in thoroughbred racing and championing OTTBs. Here’s yet another reason to love her. Being the first female jockey ever to have...» Read More!
Jimmie Schramm and Bellamy, her 14-year-old Oldenburg gelding, know what it means to work hard. Together, Jimmie and “Bells” have tackled the upper levels, working through bumps in the road and forging a partnership in...» Read More!
Last week, we met Megan Moore’s newest upper level prospect, Master Mind. A 6-year-old Irish Sport Horse, “Guinness” has made himself right at home at Team CEO Eventing and has shown sparks of promise when...» Read More!
What do William Fox-Pitt and Madonna have in common? A love of horses, of course! William is Madonna’s former riding instructor – which surely comes as no surprise, given Madonna would only want to learn...» Read More!
The last horse you want to be at an auction with kill buyers in attendance is a draft horse, for obvious reasons. Gentle Giants Draft Horse Rescue understands this and strategically stakes out area auctions,...» Read More!
Some horses are born with talent oozing from their pores, and Fenya’s Elegance seemed destined from the top at the outset. Bred by PJ Hegarty, who had performance in mind when he paired Ricardo Z...» Read More!
PRO’s Samantha Clark recently paid Tiana Coudray a visit at her new digs in Berkshire. Tiana has been able to successfully establish herself in the UK eventing scene and has a slew of promising horses...» Read More!
It’s a long way from California to the Kentucky Horse Park. From Goldspirit Farm in Los Angeles, where 15-year-old Rebekah Bond boards her horse, it’s 2,169 miles exactly — a 31-hour haul. But Rebekah, along...» Read More!
Not long after Ryan Wood moved to the States from Australia six years ago, the then 25-year-old four-star rider basically had to start again from scratch. “I went through a bit of a dry spell...» Read More!
After a successful campaign at the Preliminary level, culminating in a win in the CCI* at the Colorado Horse Park in 2013, Julie Wolfert’s 10-year-old Percheron/Thoroughbred mare, Buenos Dias, was ready to move up to...» Read More!
The East Coast hasn’t been particularly kind to Mackenna Shea. A Washington State native, she and her partner of seven years, Landioso, have done well for themselves on the West Coast — they’ve won the...» Read More!
Bobby Meyerhoff has had Rolex in his sights for quite some time now. After moving from California to the East Coast to work for Stuart Black, Bobby went on to found his current business, Meyerhoff...» Read More!
Bunnie Sexton, of Santa Ynez, Ca., didn’t expect to sit on a potential Rolex horse the first time she met Rise Against (“Ecko”). She had recently had her string of Preliminary and Intermediate horses sidelined,...» Read More!
Jessica Phoenix dominated the CIC3* division at Poplar Place last weekend, taking first, third and sixth when all was said and done. Jessie has a thriving training business and is staying busy preparing for Rolex...» Read More!
One of my favorite story lines for event horses is hearing about a horse who didn’t success in other disciplines but found a niche in eventing. Julie Norman’s Consensus fits right into that. Now 14,...» Read More!
Daniel Clasing and his 13-year-old gelding Houston (Reputed Testimony-Amnesty), debuted at the CCI4* level in 2013, snatching a 21st placing at Rolex Kentucky after an impressive double clear cross country round. Daniel and his girlfriend,...» Read More!
EN last caught up with Leah Lang-Gluscic and her superstar ride, AP Prime, on our EN’s Got Talent series last year. To recap, Leah took a leap of faith and quit her job in the...» Read More!
Collegiate eventing is a growing sport among college athletes, offering an alternative to the traditional hunter/jumper, saddleseat and western options typically seen in athletic programs. We begin our new series on collegiate eventing with the...» Read More!
Dom and Jimmie Schramm are the masterminds behind EventionTV, and have quickly become a household name through their video education series. I had the great pleasure of meeting both of them in person when Jimmie...» Read More!
Who doesn’t have one? That old, sort of raggedy couch that perpetually smells like a wet dog and is covered in clean laundry and wraps to be rolled, boots that don’t match and spurs without...» Read More!
Becky was at Windridge Farm H.T. (Mooresboro, NC) this weekend competing Telperion, an up-and-coming OTTB with whom she finished third in Open Prelim. I caught up with her while she was out grazing Telperion on...» Read More!