Welcome back to dressage for Rio! We’re now entering the second day of competition, which means another full day of fancy prancing. Today is when we’ll see the majority of the heavy hitters, as the...» Read More!
I published my first blog from Rio yesterday singing the city’s praises, so naturally a bullet was shot from some unknown location and came through the roof of the media center tent today. If that all sounds very...» Read More!
William Fox-Pitt is well on his way to staging a spectacular comeback at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, currently sitting atop the leaderboard on 37.0 with Chilli Morning just 10 months after suffering...» Read More!
There’s much commotion currently surrounding the media center at the Olympic equestrian venue in Rio de Janeiro, as a stray bullet sliced through the tent and fell to the floor just over an hour ago. No one was...» Read More!
Plenty of heavy-hitters lie in wait this afternoon, and we expect to see a pair or few crack the 30s. Jenni is tweeting the action ringside in Rio; you can check out her lunch break...» Read More!
As was widely expected, reigning World Champions Sandra Auffarth and Opgun Louvo are leading the way for Germany at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro after the morning session on the first day...» Read More!
Yesterday we had a look at 2016 Olympic equine athlete stats. Today we’re breaking down a cross-section of eventing’s athletes of the two-legged variety! Keep it locked here for all breaking Olympic coverage. Go Eventing....» Read More!
This is the Saturday morning dressage live update thread. If you’re looking for the Saturday afternoon thread, click here. The first day of dressage is upon us at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games! The first...» Read More!
Welcome to the 2016 Olympic Games! Yesterday marked the beginning of the eventing competition, with the first horse inspection occurring in the morning. Last night the Opening Ceremony marked the official beginning to the Games, and today we’ll have...» Read More!
After walking the Rio 2016 Olympic Games cross-country course for the first time, members of the U.S. Olympic Eventing Team shared their first impressions of Pierre Michelet’s challenging course....» Read More!
Handicapping individuals is difficult enough, but the team dynamic including a dropped score makes predicting the outcome of the 2016 Olympic Games exponentially more difficult. To give you a good view of the numerical possibilities of...» Read More!
Welcome to Eventing Nation’s comprehensive and interactive guide to the athletes and equines competing in eventing at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. We’ve scoured the Internet to bring you detailed information on each...» Read More!
The team order and ride times have been confirmed for the 2016 Olympic Games (click here to see them), with two key last-minute shake-ups for top teams Germany and New Zealand following this morning’s first horse...» Read More!
It’s another sunny, stunning day here in Rio de Janeiro, and the eventing horses and riders took to the jog strip early this morning for the first horse inspection at the 2016 Olympic Games. All horses...» Read More!
The first horse inspection for the 2016 Olympic Games is this morning, and it’s crunch time for Team USA! Here’s how the human and equine athletes are making their final preparations for the Games. Blackfoot...» Read More!
Bom dia from Rio! We’re counting down the hours to tomorrow’s early morning first horse inspection, and with the competition about to kick off, there’s definitely a perceptible air of anticipation at the Olympic Equestrian...» Read More!
Words don’t often fail us, but they sure have this time. What is the creepiest part of this video? Is it the horse masks? The 80s-inspired clothing, music and scenery? The weird humanoid interpretation of...» Read More!
Olympic madness is upon us and excitement is building as the riders and horses settle in for the event ahead. With the first horse inspection scheduled for Friday, let’s take a closer look at the...» Read More!
Everybody handles stress the differently. For Team USA’s equine athletes, it’s all about keeping those legs stretched and muscles loose: Happy horses after a little gallop and jump at Deodoro today Phillip Dutton Eventing Boyd...» Read More!
William Fox-Pitt has had no easy path to the 2016 Olympic Games. After a scary fall at Le Lion d’Angers sidelined him through the 2015 fall season with a head injury, he got back in the tack...» Read More!
The Olympic Games isn’t an “another day, another horse show” type situation. It’s an experience to be relished, a collection of colorful memories our Team USA riders will be able to call on for the...» Read More!
The first groups of Olympic horses have been arriving in Rio over the weekend from all corners of the world. Team USA took to the skies out of Miami, Fl. on Friday and we’re happy...» Read More!
Two days ago we provided a complete rundown of how to watch eventing at the Rio Olympic Games via NBCOlympics.com. Since then we’ve discovered that both the cross country and show jumping phases of eventing...» Read More!