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Are you heading to Virginia Horse Trials this weekend? Don’t forget to pack a costume for your dog! Join your eventing canine cohorts in the coliseum at 6 p.m. on Saturday for a costume parade...
» Read More By on Oct 25, 2016 12:00 pm
A few weeks ago we conducted a compelling thought experiment: What would a line of eventing-themed Yankee Candles look like? Perhaps, we proposed, something like this. (See also Horse Nation’s original post on the subject here.)...
» Read More By on Oct 25, 2016 9:00 am
The Sinead Halpin team goes for their first Ocala hack. Photo via Sinead on Facebook.
Can you believe it’s already time for the winter migration? I definitely can’t. But like it or not, wherever you look now, eventers are packing the rigs and heading south for the colder months, and...
» Read More By on Oct 25, 2016 12:00 am
When it comes to cross country soundtracks, you can’t go wrong with the Rolling Stones. Well … m’kay, maybe if you’re being run off with, you should steer clear of “Wild Horses” (you ARE getting...
» Read More By on Oct 24, 2016 5:00 pm
Non-rider SmartPakers say the darnedest things, and this edition of “Ask a Non-Rider” may be one of our favorites. Watch the non-riding employees at SmartPak try to figure out what Sleazy Sleepwear is for. How...
» Read More By on Oct 24, 2016 1:30 pm
The struggle is real! Photo via Equestrian Creations.
We love spotlighting small businesses at EN, and this week we’re teaming up with Equestrian Creations to give one lucky reader a chance to win a unique T-shirt of your choice. Cassie Holmes combined her love...
» Read More By on Oct 24, 2016 9:20 am
Myself, Comet, and Tom Holder. Photo by Melissa Beasley Rundt.
One of the highlights of my weekend was getting to meet Becky Holder’s legendary Courageous Comet in person! After seeing the entry list for the schooling show at Southern 8ths Farm, I was kicking myself...
» Read More By on Oct 24, 2016 12:32 am
Nicolette Merle-Smith and her mother Rosemarie’s 9-year-old Trakehner gelding made their CCI* debut this weekend at the Hagyard Midsouth 3-Day Event and Team Challenge at the Kentucky Horse Park. They scored 56.7 in dressage, then...
» Read More By on Oct 23, 2016 3:30 pm
Tamie Smith and Fleeceworks Royal. Photo by Libby Law Photography.
Ingrid Klimke’s future eventing star Weisse Duene proved she is one to watch for on the German squad with her stellar performance from start to finish at the 2016 Mondial du Lion FEI World Breeding...
» Read More By on Oct 23, 2016 1:30 pm
Photo via Finger Lakes Finest.
You can’t beat a good mare. Get one on your side and she’ll do anything for you. Mix in some Thoroughbred heart and athleticism and the sky is the limit. For this edition of the...
» Read More By on Oct 23, 2016 11:18 am