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A scene of family happiness at Waredaca. Photo courtesy of GRC Photo.
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Waredaca Horse Trials is vamping up the facilities, and taking your rider feedback to heart with lots and lots of new improvements. Amongst many other things, they are vowing to aerate the cross country courses and...
» Read More By on May 26, 2016 12:03 am
Commanding Curve (#17) on the heels of 2014 Kentucky Derby winner California Chrome as they cross the finish. Photo by Bill Brine/Creative Commons.
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Phillip Dutton likes OTTBs with a good “track record,” you might say, his newest project being 2014 Kentucky Derby runner-up Commanding Curve. Now 5 years old the gelding has been retired sound from racing and,...
» Read More By on May 25, 2016 4:00 pm
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With its drama, color, motion and form, it’s no wonder Joan Porter Jannaman considers eventing among her favorite muses. We met the Hendersonville, Tennessee based artist, whose paintings have been featured on multiple covers of...
» Read More By on May 25, 2016 1:30 pm
One of the most important features of the Beta and Cotton Safety Halter for me personally, is a safety feature. There is an easily replaceable breakaway tab located under the adjustable end of the crownpiece, which helps to make the halter safe and convenient! Photo by Lorraine Peachey
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There are some items around the barn that I feel like I’ve started to take for for granted. Even though I might pick up something to use each and every day, I sometimes forget to...
» Read More By on May 25, 2016 11:00 am
Icabad Crane, the horse who began Phillip's relationship with Graham Motion. Photo by Jenni Autry.
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When Big Phil decides to do a thing, he certainly jumps in with both feet. Following the recent news that Phillip had bought shares in West Point’s race horse in Grade I winner Ring Weekend,...
» Read More By on May 25, 2016 12:00 am
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Earl & Jen McFall’s young OTTB through the jump chute at the Priefert USEA FEH jump chute clinic. Nokomis Photography photo. #USEA #FEH #freejump #dragonfirefarm A photo posted by @useventing on May 22, 2016 at...
» Read More By on May 24, 2016 5:30 pm
Liz Halliday-Sharp and Fernhill By Night. Photo by Jenni Autry.
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Today the USEF named the U.S. Nations Cup team for the Houghton International Horse Trials CICO3*, taking place May 26-29 in Norfolk, England. The following athlete-and-horse combinations will compose the Land Rover U.S. Eventing Team (in alphabetical...
» Read More By on May 24, 2016 4:00 pm
First show of the 2016 season! Photo by Erin Murphy.
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My journey to becoming a show secretary started with a push, and is growing into getting offers beyond my dreams. Firstly, I give the upmost credit to all event show teams. The people BEHIND the...
» Read More By on May 24, 2016 2:00 pm
Marilyn Little and Karen O'Connor's Clearwater. Photo courtesy of The Book LLC.
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Hybrid show jumping and eventing maven Marilyn Little came painfully close to winning the Empire State CSI3* Show Jumping Grand Prix at Old Salem Farm Spring Horse Show over the weekend, but still took home...
» Read More By on May 24, 2016 9:00 am
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Jumping into Narnia brb A photo posted by @jumpingapple on May 23, 2016 at 2:29pm PDT We’re loving this photo from Instagram user @jumpingapple. If jumping into Narnia were really a thing, I think we’d...
» Read More By on May 24, 2016 12:00 am