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Photo by Leslie Wylie.
Event Horse would like to talk to all his fellow event horses out there in Event Land about pokey things, thwapper sticks, stinger sticks, and snappy poles. Roughly translated, that means spurs, crops, dressage whips...
» Read More By on Apr 19, 2018 9:30 am
Remember last week when I was all “Oh ha ha ha the world is conspiring against me going to this show” WELL GUESS WHAT. I went to the show, and my baby horse pitched a...
» Read More By on Apr 19, 2018 12:03 am
Doug Payne and Susan Drillock’s Quantum Leap (Quite Capitol x Report to Sloopy, Corporate Report), finished on their dressage score in the 7-year-old RPSI gelding’s CCI2* debut last weekend...
» Read More By on Apr 18, 2018 4:20 pm
Photo via CANTER KY.
The Retired Racehorse Project has once again graciously teamed up with Eventing Nation to bring us everything we need to know about the Thoroughbreds that will be taking on the Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event...
» Read More By on Apr 18, 2018 11:00 am
It must be completely surreal to compete on the hallowed eventing grounds of Belton and Burnham Market, and in just a few short weeks, multiple grant recipient Madeline Backus will have the chance of a lifetime...
» Read More By on Apr 18, 2018 12:01 am
It’s tax season, and you know what that means!!! With the average American slated to get back over $3,000 for their tax refund this year, it got me thinking … How should I spend all...
» Read More By on Apr 17, 2018 3:00 pm
Sarah Ertl and Utah B. Photo by Sherry Stewart.
It’s time to play Who Jumped It Best? Twin Rivers Ranch Edition! Sherry Stewart snapped photos of the CCI1* riders over fence 11, the open oxer, on James Atkinson’s cross country course. Take a look at the...
» Read More By on Apr 17, 2018 12:45 pm
Paul Swart, left, and HRH Prince Harry, right, assist with the darting and collaring of a black rhino in Botswana. Photo by Rhino Conservation Botswana.
Two adult amateur event riders, Pierre Colin and Paul Swart, are taking up the challenge of running the London Marathon on Sunday, April 22 to raise valuable funds to help protect Africa’s rhinoceros population through...
» Read More By on Apr 17, 2018 10:43 am
The preview video for the cross country course at the 2018 Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event is here! Four-star eventer Lisa Barry, who recently relocated to Lexington, joins course designer Derek di Grazia to discuss the track,...
» Read More By on Apr 17, 2018 9:01 am
Eventer Promposal! Photo by Heather Skeens.
The promposal craze has officially entered the eventing world, and guys this one is super cute. Austin Skeens knows the way to Abbey Stones heart … through her horse! From Austin’s mom, Heather Skeens: “It’s...
» Read More By on Apr 17, 2018 12:01 am