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Twinsies? Photo courtesy of Doug Payne.
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You know what’s super cool? Having horses that are siblings, and watching them develop in different but similar ways. Check out Doug Payne riding Debi Crowley’s Vandiver next to his little four-year-old brother, Noah! They...
» Read More By on Aug 26, 2016 12:03 am
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The 2015 Richland Park Save of the Year went to Darby Weerstra, who competed in the Junior Novice division with Seelie Court II. Darby and the Irish Sport Horse mare ran into a bit of...
» Read More By on Aug 25, 2016 3:00 pm
Beautifully decorated jumps need to stay that way for a whole week! Photo by Holly Covey.
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The rain begins a steady, soaking rhythm on your back as you are bent, placing flowers at the base of the huge wooden table on the cross county course. You’ve been working all day: shoveling...
» Read More By on Aug 25, 2016 1:30 pm
Liz Halliday-Sharp and Fernhill by Night at Blair Castle in 2014. Photo by Julia Shearwood Photography.
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Between Richland Park in Michigan, Millstreet in Ireland and the fifth Event Rider Masters leg at Blair Castle in Scotland, eventing fans around the world will be in total sensory overload this weekend. The EN crew will...
» Read More By on Aug 25, 2016 11:30 am
Can you spot the Drishane Castle tower? Photo © Millstreet International Horse Trials.
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Millstreet International Horse Trials kicks off today with the first horse inspection in Co. Cork, Ireland, marking yet another milestone with the addition of CCI3* and CCI2* divisions at this year’s event. Last year’s inaugural horse...
» Read More By on Aug 25, 2016 9:30 am
Just two super grooms having some fun. Shannon Kinsley & Sergio Reyes. Photo courtesy of Sergio.
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Yesterday I just finished a two-day jumping clinic with Leslie Law at Morningside Training Center, where I was lucky enough to snag a spot with the Olympic gold medallist himself. I took my seasoned partner,...
» Read More By on Aug 25, 2016 12:03 am
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Actor and martial artist Bruce Lee once said, “Here is natural instinct and here is control. You are to combine the two in harmony.” Apparently, this freshly off-the-track Thoroughbred is still figuring that part out. Kentucky-based...
» Read More By on Aug 24, 2016 3:00 pm
Timothy Bourke and Luckaun Quality. Photo by Leslie Threlkeld.
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Tim Bourke has become a very familiar face in the U.S. eventing scene since moving from his native Ireland a decade ago. He initially made his way over to the U.S. after graduating from college, landing...
» Read More By on Aug 24, 2016 1:30 pm
Thoroughbreds jumping in the Rolex Stadium. Photo courtesy of The Jockey Club.
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If you ride an off track Thoroughbred and would like the chance to ride in the one and only Rolex Stadium, it’s your lucky day! New Vocations is running their charity show over September 10-11 and TBs...
» Read More By on Aug 24, 2016 12:01 am
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Hartpury International Horse Trials is fresh off an exciting weekend of sport, the pinnacle event being the Superflex CIC3*. The win was collected by Britain’s Nicola Wilson and One Two Many, who moved from second...
» Read More By on Aug 23, 2016 4:45 pm