Once again designed by Eric Winter and beautifully built and presented by David Evans and his crew, this year’s Blenheim International CCI3* course asks plenty of questions, and that coupled with an enormous field stacked...» Read More!
Lauren Kieffer and Landmarks Monte Carlo got the U.S. off to a good start at the Blenheim Palace International Horse Trials on Thursday morning; second to go under sunny skies, gasp, in the CIC3* on...» Read More!
As if on cue, about 10 minutes before the First Horse Inspection for marathon CCI3* division here at the Blenheim Palace Horse Trials was due to begin, sure enough the heavens opened and all the...» Read More!
It’s a big week for U.S. eventing as a large contingent of Americans take on the Blenheim Palace International Horse Trials. Easily recognized as one of the most prestigious and grueling events in the world, we have...» Read More!
Rick Wallace wrote this touching blog about his daughter Elisa’s first overseas competition coming up at Blenheim and kindly allowed us to reprint it here on EN. You can follow along with Rick and Elisa’s...» Read More!
It’s time for another set of U.S. horses to make the trek to Europe, this time to the UK to compete in the CCI3* at Blenheim Palace next weekend. Emily Beshear, Kate Chadderton, Will Coleman,...» Read More!
In addition to the exciting announcement from the USEF last night of the fall competition grants, both Jen McFall and Kate Chadderton have declared their intent to travel to the Blenheim CCI3* in September. Hailed...» Read More!
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!
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!
Francis Whittington picked up his biggest win to date yesterday in the CCI3* at Blenheim. Riding Easy Target, Francis jumped an easy clear round to secure the win over leader after cross country William Fox-Pitt....» Read More!
We celebrated Andrew Nicholson’s Burghley win last week with a commemorative #NicholsonOnTwitter post, and we’ve decided to do the same for Francis Whittington since he, too, has his own hashtag. Which brings me to my...» Read More!
Francis Whittington and Easy Target came into the show jumping ring today in second position after stalking the leader throughout the weekend. The pair scored a 37.2 in the dressage and incurred 1.6 time on...» Read More!
PRO has reported that it was a relatively uneventful trot-up this morning, which is always a relief for the competitors. Andrew Hoy’s Cheeky Calimbo, Kate Rocher’s Dassett Jack, Katherine Coleman’s Courage Under Fire, and Emily...» Read More!
YouTube user harveywetdog was in attendance for yesterday’s cross country at Blenheim, and he’s posted video of each fence on course. It looks like it was a beautiful day for some cross country action yesterday,...» Read More!
Eric Winter’s CCI3* course claimed plenty of victims today, and it was William Fox-Pitt and Freddie Mac who emerged unscathed to take the lead after laying down a professional double clear round. This is the...» Read More!
There are some things that just put a smile on your face. Mine That Bird has an incredible story, having been one of the longest shots to win the Kentucky Derby. It’s nice to see...» Read More!
Andrew Hoy swept in to take the lead from Emily King aboard Cheeky Calimbo this morning, and the rest of today’s rides had a tough time catching up. A score of 34.0 will put them...» Read More!
Emily King was the last to go for the day in the dressage phase of the CCI3* at Blenheim, and she stole the show aboard Brookleigh in their CCI3* debut together, scoring a 35.4 to take the lead....» Read More!
Phillip Dutton was able to slide into second place with Fernhill Cubalawn behind morning leaders William Fox-Pitt and Seacookie TSF, and after the morning session completed he was lying in equal sixth with Andrew Hoy...» Read More!
Click to play the video Irish Horse TV recently interviewed PJ Hegarty, owner of last year’s Blenheim CCI3* winner Fenya’s Elegance, about the mare’s spectacular 2013 season, and he passed the video along to us...» Read More!
Francis Whittington rode two horses around cross-country at Blenheim CCI3*, Fernhill Highlight, shown here in the helmet cam picked up an unfortunate runout in the main arena. He went clear, however, on his second horse...» Read More!