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Fledge likes being a tall mustang. See him smiling? Photo courtesy Wallace Eventing
When an unusual snowstorm in Georgia covered Rock Creek Farm in a blanket of white this weekend, Elisa Wallace and her mustangs (or “Mother Nature’s all-terrain vehicles“) decided to have some fun. Elisa rolled up...
» Read More By on Feb 28, 2015 5:00 pm
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board approved a change of venue for the Tokyo 2020 equestrian events yesterday, according to an FEI press release. The main equestrian site will now be at Baji Koen,...
» Read More By on Feb 28, 2015 3:00 pm
Bradley & Taz competing in Canada. Photo courtesy of Suzanna O'Connor.
Ever wondered what it’s like to be a working student for a top level eventing barn? The grueling hours, the non-stop learning curve, and the opportunity of a lifetime to learn from the best. We...
» Read More By on Feb 28, 2015 11:00 am
Halimey (Askar AA x Hamamelis, Pardon Go). Photo by Leslie Threlkeld
Michael Pollard showed his skills in the sandbox yesterday at the Rocking Horse Winter III Horse Trials, claiming the top two positions in Open Intermediate-B after the first phase. Halimey, a 10-year-old Trakehner stallion, scored...
» Read More By on Feb 28, 2015 9:00 am
Even though I trusted this pony implicitly, I can tell by my hands that I must have snuck in a VNP over this fence.
I normally don’t get too flustered when celebrities die but the news of Leonard Nimoy’s passing hit in just the right way and has had me quite sad. You see, even though Nimoy never rode a...
» Read More By on Feb 28, 2015 12:01 am
It’s not often that a company can say it’s supported the highest scoring eventing horses in the U.S. for nine years running, but that’s exactly what World Equestrian Brands has done. The company outfits both Buck Davidson and...
» Read More By on Feb 27, 2015 3:00 pm
Photo via After the Races.
We have to be honest — this whole window shopping deal is difficult! It’s so hard to not pick up the phone when we come across an OTTB we love. All the more reason for...
» Read More By on Feb 27, 2015 1:00 pm
Happy participants and auditors after a successful William Fox-Pitt clinic. Photo courtesy of Scott Hayes.
Aspire to inspire. It’s a simple motto, and it’s the theory behind Scott Hayes’ business model for SH Productions Inc. By integrating his background with event planning and passion for equestrian sport, he’s created a unique...
» Read More By on Feb 27, 2015 9:30 am
Pine Top isn't just for the big kids! Photo courtesy of Lee Ann Zobbe.
If that picture doesn’t put a smile on your face, I don’t know what will. Indiana eventer Lee Ann Zobbe sent us this photo of her youngest student, Addie, riding her fantastic horse Blaze. Addie...
» Read More By on Feb 27, 2015 12:03 am
Some things are really hard to put a price tag on — that's when you need some extra peace of mind. Photo by Lorraine Peachey.
Being the overly cautious person that I am, I tend to be a little risk adverse. I know, that sounds completely hilarious to hear when it comes from someone who avidly follows the sport of...
» Read More By on Feb 26, 2015 5:00 pm