Post by Lainey Ashker. We’re so glad that the USEF lifted the temporary ban on helmet cams — how else would we get to experience courses like these from behind the ears of a horse...» Read More!
Growing up hearing about Wellington, I’d always imagined it as a far away luxurious island filled with all the shiny things (really sandy manicured bridle trails). I have to tell you that my imagination did...» Read More!
You’ve seen tons of photos and videos of the hugely successful Wellington Eventing Showcase this weekend, but we know what you were really waiting for: helmet cam footage! Lainey Ashker, who finished in third place...» Read More!
Ever wondered what an aerial view of eventing would look like? Thanks to photographer Alec Thayer and his drone guinea pigs, Laine Ashker and Sheila Wolff’s Jolly Good Sport, we now have an idea! “The...» Read More!
Laine Ashker begun her new year in the most tragic of ways, bidding an untimely farewell to Seajack, her 2006 homebred gelding who suffered an aneurysm yesterday. Sired by Aberjack, Seajack took Laine through the...» Read More!
Laine Ashker is still smiling through the pain after being kicked by a young horse yesterday, dislocating her elbow and breaking her arm in the process. Her mom, Valerie, confirmed that there were two breaks in...» Read More!
Laine Ashker has enjoyed a very busy 2014 season and is looking to continue to grow her training operation with a move from Hillbrook Farm in Richmond, Va., to a larger base, she announced yesterday...» Read More!
The PRO Bareback Gambler’s Choice competition pitted three riders and their best bareback horses against each other at the Dutta Corp Fair Hill International....» Read More!
After a long but thankfully uneventful journey back to Minnesota from the land of mouth-watering BBQ, startlingly large spiders, and Texas-sized hospitality, I feel both happy to be home and sad that the AECs are over....» Read More!
Laine Ashker and Anthony Patch had the fastest time across Capt. Mark Phillips’ Adequan USEA Gold Cup Final cross-country course on Saturday, picking up just 3.2 time penalties to take the overnight lead. Though Lainey...» Read More!
Excitement and anxiety at the AECs this weekend. On the excitement side, Laine Ashker is primed for a repeat of last year’s victory after a bold romp around cross country yesterday. On the anxiety side,...» Read More!
The Nutrena American Eventing Championships are upon us finally, and the riders have converged from both sides of the nation to Tyler, Texas. The best of the west meets the top of the east in...» Read More!
Laine Ashker and Anthony Patch have had a busy month, winning the big Advanced division at Millbrook Horse Trials for a second year in a row in preparation for defending their Adequan USEA Gold Cup...» Read More!
Laine Ashker repeated her win in the Advanced division at Millbrook this past weekend, and she has uploaded her helmet cam for our viewing enjoyment. Laine admitted in an interview after cross country that she...» Read More!
Millbrook Horse Trials came to an exciting conclusion yesterday, with Laine Ashker and Anthony Patch defending their title from last year and continuing along her path to the AECs in Texas. We posted a smattering...» Read More!
Today is the final day of what has been a very exciting Millbrook Horse Trials. In addition to plenty of exceptional riding to watch, there are also a number of other things you simply must...» Read More!
Laine Ashker had her veteran partner, Anthony Patch, out to stretch his legs in the Open Preliminary at Maryland HT this weekend. Laine and Al picked up third place in the Open Preliminary-C division after...» Read More!
Laine Ashker is looking ahead after withdrawing Anthony Patch from the holding box at Rolex due to an abscess. She’s decided to return to the American Eventing Championships in Tyler, Texas, to defend her Adequan USEA Gold...» Read More!
One of the best things about being an eventer is that if there isn’t an event on a given weekend and you have money burning a hole in your pocket, you can always hit up...» Read More!
Hello from Red Hills! I have to start by saying we’re sending our very best wishes to Silva Martin, who has been hospitalized following a freak accident in Wellington this morning. We have the full details on...» Read More!
Last week on EN’s Got Talent, we talked with Laine Ashker about her homebred gelding, Calling All Comets. Laine commented that the son of Comet Shine is an excellent mover, one that is blessed with...» Read More!
Laine Ashker and her mother, Valerie, are well known on the eventing circuit for, among many other things, their keen eye and unmatched ability to spot and bring along Thoroughbred event prospects. It would only...» Read More!
There are a few milestone birthdays in life and today is one of them for Laine Ashker. She turns the big 3-0 today and will undoubtedly be up to all sorts of shenanigans. Laine is...» Read More!