Hawley Bennett-Awad has made a successful return to the Advanced level thanks to her new ride, Jollybo. In her latest Athletux Equine blog, Hawley talks about the special little mare who she has big plans...» Read More!
Hawley Bennett-Awad, USEA ICP Level IV instructor and two-time member of the Canadian Olympic Eventing squad came to True North Farm in Harwich, MA for a 2-day eventing clinic focused on show jumping and cross...» Read More!
Hawley Bennett-Awad has announced that she has acquired Jollybo (Jumbo – Polly Coldunnell, by Danzig Connection), a 12-year-old British Sport Horse mare formerly ridden by Justine Dutton and owned by Sport Ponies UK. Jollybo has...» Read More!
It’s been said that only in being uncomfortable can you truly reach your full potential. I’ve always been pretty skilled at making myself uncomfortable — whether or not I mean to — so it seemed...» Read More!
For many upper level upper level riders, the weekend before Rolex is filled with last minute preparations, for horse and rider alike. But at Tuscany Hollow Stables, located just north of Louisville, Kentucky, the weekend...» Read More!
Hawley Bennett-Awad has been busy quietly producing a talented horse that she has tagged as her next upper-level star. High Duty, a 7-year-old off-track Thoroughbred gelding, has been climbing his way through the levels, showing...» Read More!
Saturday wrapped up the CIC2*, CIC* and inaugural Advanced divisions at John Marshall’s Fresno County Horse Park. It was a beautiful weekend to celebrate the success of the second longest running event in the nation...» Read More!
Hawley Bennett-Awad recently stopped over in Kansas City for a three-day clinic including dressage lessons and jumping lessons out in a jump field at West End Farm. As usual, she brought a whole arsenal of...» Read More!
What a treat it is to have the opportunity to learn from an established upper level rider! This was my personal first attempt at organizing a clinic, and the magnitude of responsibility is enough for...» Read More!
With the questionable weather forecast for tomorrow looming and a formidable track set by course designer Derek di Grazia, there is plenty of buzz around the grounds today about how tomorrow’s cross country will pan...» Read More!
Area VI is home to many wonderful things, but when it comes to this past weekend, I’m focusing on two in particular: perfect “winter” weather and Hawley Bennett-Awad. I apologize to basically the entire rest...» Read More!
The USEF announced this week that the provisional ban on helmet cams had been lifted, just in time for the 2015 season to kick off in Ocala this weekend. Upon reading this announcement, eventers all...» Read More!
EN: Who has been the biggest influence on your life and riding career choices? Hawley: I knew at a young age that this is something I wanted to do. I really looked up to my...» Read More!
Hawley Bennett-Awad has welcomed Bikini Martini into her program as her next upper-level prospect, she announced last night on Facebook....» Read More!
Hawley Bennett-Awad announced yesterday she is moving in to a new facility at Sweet Oaks Ranch in Temecula, Calif., and she posted photos and a quick video on her Facebook page to give us a look...» Read More!
Nights like last night make me love teaching. Many of my students were coming back from a long weekend due to teacher workshops, and had the enthusiasm and energy that only preteens possess. Even though...» Read More!
Hawley Bennett-Awad announced today she’ll move her program to Sweet Oaks Ranch in Temecula, Calif., right across the street from Galway Downs...» Read More!
The eventing community continues to reel over the news that Terry and Linda Paine have decided Hawley Bennett-Awad will no longer ride Gin & Juice after a 10-year partnership, and she released a statement this...» Read More!
It’s the end of an era for longtime partners Hawley Bennett-Awad and Gin & Juice, as Linda and Terry Paine, who own the mare in partnership with Hawley, announced they’ve severed their relationship. “Hawley has...» Read More!
Hawley Bennett-Awad and Gin & Juice went clear cross country with just some time yesterday, and they also managed to make this amazing save at the very last water complex. Kudos to Hawley for her...» Read More!
From EN reader Janet: I would like to know personal training and nutrition tips from the riders. Hawley Bennett-Awad: Fitness is a huge part of our job, and there’s no point of us not being...» Read More!
The votes have been tallied, and we’re ready to name the 2013 EN Horse and Rider of the Year! The polls were incredibly close, with just seven votes deciding Rider of the Year and 28...» Read More!
The second day of the Hawley Bennett-Awad clinic at Dragonfire Farm in Wilton, Calif., was just as challenging as the first. Perhaps even more so as we all partied a bit hard at the McFall’s...» Read More!