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It’s been a hard fought battle, but in the end only one can come out on top. We’ve once again been privileged to have a multitude of quality entries to sift through in our 5th...
» Read More By on Jul 1, 2015 11:00 am
Will Coleman's working students working hard, or hardly working. Photo via Will's FB page.
Will Coleman took the opportunity of a summer breather to give a shout out to his working students. We all know how hard these young men and women work, toiling away rain, shine, heat, or...
» Read More By on Jul 1, 2015 12:01 am
Andrew Nicholson and Nereo at WEG. Photo by Jenni Autry.
Equestrian Sports New Zealand announced its High Performance eventing squads today, and Andrew Nicholson remains absent from the list after choosing to "withdraw from negotiations to reintegrate"...
» Read More By on Jun 30, 2015 4:43 pm
David O'Connor and Mike Etherington-Smith at Red Hills. Photo by Shems Hamilton.
Red Hills International Horse Trials named Mike Etherington-Smith and David O’Connor as the new course designers for the event last month, and they both made their first planning visit to the venue in Tallahassee, Florida, yesterday to start...
» Read More By on Jun 30, 2015 3:00 pm
German team coach Chris Bartle taught an ICP clinic in California earlier this year, and we now have a sneak peek of his discussion on position with the riders thanks to our friends at Eventing Training...
» Read More By on Jun 30, 2015 1:00 pm
Hawley Bennett: Olympic Ski Jumper? Photo via Hawley Bennett.
Will we soon be seeing Hawley Bennett on the Canadian Olympic team … for ski jumping? It sure looks that way from this photo, but she’s decided that eventing is more her speed. If you’re...
» Read More By on Jun 30, 2015 12:01 am
Katie Murphy posted an excellent recap of Groton House over on Bloggers Row this morning, and she also shared her helmet cam aboard Desert Sonorous, her lovely Thoroughbred mare, who finished third in the Open...
» Read More By on Jun 29, 2015 5:00 pm
Unlike week-old leftover Chinese takeout and the Jurassic Park franchise, some things get better the second time around. And the third time. And the fourth time. And especially — as illustrated here — the 11th...
» Read More By on Jun 29, 2015 3:00 pm
Jennifer Chapin and Ivan Ivan. Photo by Joan Davis/Flatlandsfoto.
It’s time to play Who Jumped It Best? Groton House Farm Edition! Take a look at these photos from the water complex in the Senior Novice A division at Groton House this past weekend and vote...
» Read More By on Jun 29, 2015 1:00 pm
Michael Jung and fischerTakinou. Photo via Michael Jung on Facebook.
Without an FEI event running in the U.S. this past weekend, all eyes were on Strzegom Horse Trials in Poland, which hosted an impressive seven international levels ranging from a junior CIC* to a CCI3*, as well...
» Read More By on Jun 29, 2015 11:00 am