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Each winter, the Galway Downs Equestrian Center in Temecula, California hosts a clinic to raise funds for facility improvements, specifically to the cross country course, in the current year. Over two dozen trainers came forward...
» Read More By on Jan 23, 2018 3:30 pm
Lainey Ashker is back with another Grid of the Day. We love Lainey's #GOTD series because not only does it give us some great exercises to practice at home but we also...
» Read More By on Jan 23, 2018 2:00 pm
Photo via CANTER Maryland.
Attention 2018 Retired Racehorse Project Thoroughbred Makeover trainers: There’s an exciting new award up for grabs this year! MidAtlantic Horse Rescue is generously sponsoring the $1,000 Iron Horse...
» Read More By on Jan 23, 2018 11:00 am
Belated congratulations are in order for Allie Sacksen who became a mother earlier this month. Her precious daughter Anastasia Louise looks right at home with her mom’s four-star ride Sparrow’s Nio. Congratulations to this crew! National Holiday:...
» Read More By on Jan 23, 2018 12:01 am
The Event at Rebecca Farm is a bucket-list competition for eventers around the country. Last year, young riders from around the country fundraised their hearts out to make the trip and compete in the North American Junior and Young...
» Read More By on Jan 22, 2018 6:00 pm
Want sponsors? Rhea Freeman has written about the dos and don’ts of sponsorship a number of times for her own blog ( and also advises businesses on how to pick riders to work with. Photo by Leslie Wylie.
If you’ve secured a sponsor(s) for the forthcoming season, a big pat on the back. But now the real work starts, as Rhea Freeman, equestrian PR and marketing consultant and small business coach, explains in...
» Read More By on Jan 22, 2018 3:30 pm
This weekend US Equestrian wrapped up its 2018 Annual Meeting in Lexington, Kentucky. Under the theme, “Bringing Joy, Embracing Change,” this organization brought nearly 30 breed and ...
» Read More By on Jan 22, 2018 9:00 am
When the ice finally melts and you’re just glad to be sitting on a horse among friends.
For the first time in what feels like weeks the sun came out, the ice melted off the roads (that’s what we get here–not fun and manageable snow, but ice that worsens with every cold night)...
» Read More By on Jan 22, 2018 12:51 am
Lainey Ashker traveled to San Jose, Costa Rica this week to teach her first international clinic at the La Finca Equestrian Center. During her trip, she took a spin around the Center’s Novice Derby aboard Leonor...
» Read More By on Jan 21, 2018 4:00 pm
Kelley Farmer. Screenshot via YouTube.
Almost a year to the day since the explosive announcement that Larry Glefke and Kelley Farmer were being suspended from the USEF, our sport’s governing body announced that they acknowledge their mishandling of the blood...
» Read More By on Jan 21, 2018 12:00 pm