The venue is buzzing here at the Tryon International Equestrian Center as we count down to the start of the 2018 FEI World Equestrian Games. Riders will get their first look at Capt. Mark Phillips’s cross...» Read More!
The event horses are settled in at the FEI World Equestrian Games at the Tryon International Equestrian Center in Mill Spring, North Carolina. This morning, competitors were getting in final jump schools, fine-tuning dressage movements and hacking...» Read More!
Canada has been drawn first to go for eventing at the 2018 FEI World Equestrian Games, with the U.S. drawn fifth to go. There are 23 countries represented in eventing at WEG, with 16 teams...» Read More!
It’s T-minus whatever until the the 2018 FEI World Equestrian Games in Tryon, and we are ready to get this show on the road already! To kick things off, a free Opening Ceremony will be...» Read More!
It was a mixed bag of a weekend for stateside eventing, with two events being upended by Mother Nature but another four soldiering on despite some scattered sogginess. A prelude to our WEG week to...» Read More!
This very insightful and enlightening video is brought to us by Boyd Martin because, as he puts it, “I’m bored out of my mind riding one horse a day.” Team USA spent last week in training...» Read More!
It’s going to be a hectic, high-pressure week and the EN chinchillas are about to go full steam ahead on WEG coverage so before things get too serious, let’s take a moment to celebrate some birthdays and...» Read More!
It’s been a week since the exciting finale of the 2018 Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials, but it’s not been far from my mind since its conclusion — after all, reporters, riders, grooms and supporters...» Read More!
As the athletes and their teams began to arrive and settle in at the Tryon International Equestrian Center for the 2018 FEI World Equestrian Games last week, there was an immediate concern regarding inadequate accommodations for the...» Read More!
In Tryon2018‘s latest #Together feature video, Team USA rider Phillip Dutton talks about his early life with horses and bringing along his “bit of a fireball” WEG mount, Z...» Read More!
US Equestrian announced this morning that Marilyn Little has withdrawn RF Scandalous from the 2018 World Equestrian Games due to a minor injury sustained during training. Reserves Will Coleman and Tight Lines will now step in for Team USA. Kitty, a 13-year-old Oldenburg...» Read More!
We eventers learn to roll with the punches. Rando horse show up in the ring during your dressage test? Nod and smile. Rodeo erupting in the ring beside you? Nod and smile. View this post...» Read More!
If you’re not a resident of the Tryon area, here are three local media outlets we’re following for digestible, up-to-date WEG news. They might smooth out your visit. For certain they’ll offer insights into the...» Read More!
NBC Sports will broadcast nearly 65 hours of coverage from the 2018 FEI World Equestrian Games, including 57 live hours, beginning Wednesday, Sept. 12, from Tryon International Equestrian Center in Mill Spring, North Carolina. All...» Read More!
Canadian eventer Shelby Brost has had a successful season with Crimson, her own 15-year-old Thoroughbred mare (Etta x Dixieland Heat, by Cojak), including top 10 finishes in the Poplar Place CIC2*, Bromont CCI2*, and Jersey...» Read More!
It’s funny, there are so many moments in life that we can mark as the finale. The last day of school, or a job, or the last meal at a favorite restaurant that is closing....» Read More!
Amidst the high excitement and guts-and-glory savoir faire of Burghley’s final day, there was also a poignant moment: we said goodbye to Sam Griffiths‘ long-time partner Happy Times, who cantered into the main arena one last time, ears aloft to...» Read More!
Think you board at the ‘fun barn?’ HA! Erik and Trayce Dierks of Renovatio Farms in Tryon, North Carolina just took it to the next level and we’ve all got some catching up to do. Yesterday morning...» Read More!
There is some precious cargo in the air right now, high above the Atlantic. Following the first of several chartered flights that are part of the largest commercial airlift of horses in history, the next...» Read More!
Hands up if you’re feeling the post-Burghley blues, in which real life seems to pale in comparison to fence-hopping, celeb-spotting, vitamin D-topping glorious Stamford...» Read More!
When I was young I never thought I would ride. Then I got the bug when I started hunting in Ireland, and now I have progressed to the top level of eventing with some great equine partners. This week it was Sportsfield Othello...» Read More!
It’s time to play Who Jumped It Best? Foshay International CCI* Edition! Thanks to the venue’s location in a river valley, the footing on Jay Hambly’s cross country course was absolutely perfect....» Read More!
Definite entries for eventing at the 2018 FEI World Equestrian Games closed on Sept. 3, and we now have a final look at the horses and riders set to compete at Tryon International Equestrian Center...» Read More!