Last week, we brought you a great video featuring Phillip Dutton and Graham and Anita Motion’s Icabad Crane as they prepare for their 2015 season. Two more videos have since been published, taking a deeper look into...» Read More!
Post by Anita Motion. Phillip Dutton has begun preparing Graham and Anita Motion’s Icabad Crane for the 2015 season, and a new video series promises an inside look into Phillip’s training methods as well as...» Read More!
The final FEI World Eventing Athlete Rankings for 2014 have been released, and William Fox-Pitt finished the year as World No. 1 by a healthy margin, leading second-placed Jonelle Price by more than 80 points....» Read More!
What happens when a group of everyday eventers win a clinic with Phillip Dutton? Fortunately for us, Practical Horseman and Cosequin provided such an opportunity for “Team Misfits,” a group of eventers from Georgia, earlier...» Read More!
Phillip Dutton updated his blog today with a recap of the 2014 season, touching on the highlights and low points of the year. One of the biggest pieces of good news is he has been able...» Read More!
Graham and Anita Motion’s former star racehorse, Icabad Crane, has made waves in the eventing world this year after transitioning to a second career under the tutelage of Phillip Dutton. Not only has the 9-year-old...» Read More!
With Icabad Crane slated to go as the last horse in yesterday’s America’s Most Wanted Thoroughbred Contest at Pimlico Race Course, Phillip Dutton knew he had to pull out all the stops to take the...» Read More!
On the East Coast, Morven Park is running both a CIC3* and an Advanced this weekend. This year is Morven’s first CIC run concurrently with the fall horse trials, and as a result we may...» Read More!
It’s that time of year, EN! The Retired Racehorse Project’s ever popular Thoroughbred Makeover — this year branded America’s Most Wanted Thoroughbred Contest — will take place this weekend at Pimlico Racecourse, with 10 off-track...» Read More!
The eventing community mourns the loss of the great Connaught, who was euthanized this morning due to complications from old age. A sentimental favorite for many eventing fans, the big, quirky gelding enjoyed much success...» Read More!
Phillip Dutton announce via Facebook that Connaught was humanely euthanized this morning due to complications from old age; he was 21. A 1993 Irish Sport Horse gelding by Bromehill Rouge out of Ballysimon, “Simon” was born...» 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!
The U.S. contingent is down one horse at Burghley this morning, as Phillip Dutton posted on his Facebook page that he had to withdraw Mighty Nice before the first horse inspection: “Unfortunately, Bruce Duchossois’ Mighty...» Read More!
Phillip and Trading Aces took off in hot pursuit of morning leader Michael Jung after the lunch break, laying down a top-three score of 43.8. Jenni caught up with the U.S.’s veteran team rider after...» Read More!
Phillip Dutton posted on his Facebook page this afternoon that Bruce Duchossois’ Mighty Nice is resting comfortably after a mild colic episode last night, on the second day of U.S. training camp at the USET...» Read More!
From Anita: I was lucky enough to attend the Phillip Dutton clinic this past Tuesday and Wednesday with two horses. The clinic was organized by Nicole Parkin and her husband Frank. It was held at...» Read More!
I think we’ve all aspired, at some point in our lives, to be just like Phillip Dutton. Phillip has found himself at the top of the sport after competing in the big leagues for well...» Read More!
We’re very excited to announce that Kristen Bond and her husband, Andrew Csik, are expecting their first child on Dec. 21. As Kristen so aptly put it, there is a life outside of horses, and...» Read More!
The Cosequin Stuart Horse Trials ran their 25th anniversary edition of the annual event this year, and Phillip Dutton celebrated in style. With three rides in the CIC2* and four in the Open Intermediate, Phillip brought...» Read More!
It is with great sadness that we can confirm that Bruce Duchossois, 64, died yesterday. An accomplished equestrian and longtime owner for Phillip Dutton, Bruce was a staple in the eventing community, especially at his farm...» Read More!
If you’re like me and currently re-training an OTTB, it doesn’t get much better than watching Phillip Dutton work with Icabad Crane, the 2008 Preakness Stakes runner who is currently competing at Novice level after coming...» Read More!
Good friend of EN Nancy Jaffer has written an excellent story on Phillip Dutton, which was published today on Practical Horseman’s website. She interviewed Coach David O’Connor, Boyd Martin, longtime owners Annie Jones and Bruce...» Read More!
The U.S. eventing community is buzzing with excitement tonight after the WEG squad announcement. Team USA will be Buck Davidson and Ballynoe Castle RM, Phillip Dutton and Trading Aces, Sinead Halpin and Manoir de Carneville,...» Read More!