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William Fox-Pitt and Cool Mountain. Photo by Jenni Autry.
Another Fox-Pitt (eventing superstar?) entered the world yesterday, a yet-t0-be-named baby girl who was born healthy at 8 pounds, Horse & Hound reports. Alice and William have three children already: Oliver, Thomas, and Chloe. Having...
» Read More By on Sep 17, 2014 2:35 pm
Photo by Kasey Mueller
We are delighted to host Sally Cousins as our newest guest blogger, as she shares her wealth of knowledge with us in the form of weekly training tips. We hope these nuggets of information can be integrated directly...
» Read More By on Sep 17, 2014 1:30 pm
Boyd Martin and Trading Aces. Photo by Jenni Autry.
With 53 horses entered in the CIC3* at Plantation Field, I certainly had my work cut out for me in deciding a top five. So I didn’t; I picked a top ten instead, along with a...
» Read More By on Sep 17, 2014 11:58 am
Photo via the Nadeem Noon Support Fund Facebook page.
The eventing community is rallying around Nadeem Noon, a cornerstone of Area VIII eventing who is suffering from a serious condition called Amyloidosis...
» Read More By on Sep 17, 2014 9:00 am
Best. Nails. Ever. Photo courtesy of Tori Long.
It’s finally the week of Plantation Field, one of my favorite shows of the year. Plantation Field touts itself as the ‘Best. Event. Ever.’ and I can hardly disagree. It’s certainly up there in the...
» Read More By on Sep 17, 2014 12:01 am
Elizabeth O'Connor and Bugsy. Photo by
This story originally appeared on Horse Nation, our rockin’ sister site you should check out every day. “You don’t have to have an unending check book to have success in this sport,” says Elizabeth O’Connor, an...
» Read More By on Sep 16, 2014 4:30 pm
Phillip Dutton and Fernhill Cubalawn competed in just their fourth event together at Blenheim Palace CCI3* this past weekend, coming in to show jumping in ninth place after a clear cross-country round. Unfortunately, they pulled the...
» Read More By on Sep 16, 2014 3:00 pm
EN’s good friend David Robinson, AKA harveywetdog, was a busy bee this past weekend, shooting a ton of video footage from the star-studded CCI3* and 8-/9-year-old CIC3* divisions at Blenheim Palace International Horse Trials. He...
» Read More By on Sep 16, 2014 12:00 pm
Victoria & Dez participating in the William Fox-Pitt clinic last fall. Photo by Kate Samuels.
Victoria Jessop started riding practically as soon as she could walk and has been working steadily towards success in the eventing world for many years. After her recent win at the Richland CIC2* with her...
» Read More By on Sep 16, 2014 9:00 am
Fritz isn't quite sure what to make of Onyx Jr. Photo by Lindsey Kahn
My household has become approximately 45% creepier after the addition of a life-size horse head that I ordered on eBay to help me display and sell my handmade custom halters at the AEC trade fair next week. It has...
» Read More By on Sep 16, 2014 12:01 am