All eyes will be on the Ocala Horse Properties International Festival of Eventing in Florida this week as the action kicks off with USEA Young Event Horse and Future Event Horse classes today, with the...» Read More!
Marilyn Little had a bang-up day at Ocala Horse Properties Winter II Horse Trials, winning the Open Intermediate A and Intermediate Horse divisions. You might remember seeing RF Overdressed’s name from the first winter H.T....» Read More!
Every year, eventers flee the frigid temperatures and precipitation that’s not conducive to training horses and head south. This annual “Great Migration” is coming up fast. Do you have a place to hang your helmet? In...» Read More!
Richard Sheane is well known for his prowess at sourcing, producing and selling Irish Sport Horses under the Cooley name in Ireland. Thanks to his new business venture with British-based U.S. rider Liz Halliday-Sharp, Americans...» Read More!
Ocala is gearing up to welcome the winter season as eventers flock to warmer weather to flee the impending Polar Vortex II. Here are five reasons to get excited about the upcoming Ocala Winter Series: 1. Ocala...» Read More!
More sad news in the eventing community as we’ve just learned Jody Harwood’s D-Vine passed away following a terrible trailer accident today on I-75 in Sumter County, Fla., near Ocala. Jody was hauling “Vinnie” in...» Read More!
Hot on the heels of a thrilling weekend in Florida, Eventing Nation is excited to add another Sunshine State sponsor to our amazing team: Equiventures, the hardworking people who organize all the USEA competitions at the...» Read More!
Jump X Extreme is a new show series in Ocala that integrates show jumping fences with cross country terrain. Fredericks Equestrian International and Exmoor Eventing are putting on this exciting new event, and there are...» Read More!
I was fortunate enough to attend the ICP Symposium in Ocala for this morning’s dressage session with Jacqueline Brooks. Jacqueline is a top Canadian dressage rider and the dressage coach for the Canadian Eventing Team....» Read More!
Thanks to Thehorsepesterer, who always spoils us with fantastic video coverage from the Florida events! Check out Michael Pollard’s gorgeous Intermediate dressage test with Songline, and Sinead Halpin’s show jumping round with Manoir de Carneville....» Read More!
Ocala isn’t just an appealing place to be right now due to the balmy weather. It’s also quickly becoming a popular winter base for eventers, and Chris Desino of Ocala Horse Properties said he’s been...» Read More!
The first two months of the year always mean training sessions, and 2014 has been jam packed with them all around the country. These are always especially exciting because we get to see the old...» Read More!
With rough winter weather flogging much of the country, it’s definitely a good year be in the south. Many snowbirds flock to Florida for the ability to ride, train, and compete in the winter, but...» Read More!
So you aren’t packing the four legged kids up and high tailing it to Aiken or Ocala. Maybe it just wasn’t in the cards financially, or your boss simply didn’t understand the importance of wintering...» Read More!
Thehorsepesterer is on site this weekend at the Rocking Horse Winter I Horse Trials, and true to form there are many videos available to view on YouTube. Thehorsepesterer is one of EN’s favorite videographers, so...» Read More!
The Intermediate and Preliminary divisions are wrapping up in Ocala today at the Rocking Horse Winter I Horse Trials. Social media is buzzing with excitement as everyone opens the pipes and knocks the rust off...» Read More!
So you’re thinking of joining the great migration, and you’re not sure how to start. Do you go to Aiken? Or do you trek to Ocala? How do you go about finding a barn with...» Read More!
The first of the Rocking Horse Winter Horse Trials is well underway this weekend, and many top pairs are out to stretch their legs. The weather looks wonderful in Ocala, and it’s great to see...» Read More!
I was fortunate enough to attend a little bit of the Eventing 25 training sessions in Ocala, Fla., this week. Formerly known as the Developing Rider list, the Eventing 25 group is selected from successful...» Read More!
Some of the sports top eventers and show jumpers from six different nations will team up on Sunday, Jan. 19 to debut Jump X Extreme with a Nations Cup competition in the Ocala area’s newest cross-country...» Read More!
EN last caught up with Leah Lang-Gluscic and her superstar ride, AP Prime, on our EN’s Got Talent series last year. To recap, Leah took a leap of faith and quit her job in the...» Read More!
As we all slowly exit our holiday hangover, most horses and riders are suffering through tolerating the cold winter weather, including ice, snow and bitter winds. Some horses are starting to go back into more structured...» Read More!
Many thanks to Hannah Sue Burnett for checking in with us! Many horses are headed south to Ocala for the winter, and Hannah just arrived this past week. We wish her all the best in...» Read More!