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Iz dere room for Bertie Russell Murphy in the bags to Millstreet? Photo courtesy of Sara Kozumplik Murphy.
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It’s Strzegom week folks, and nobody in their right mind is betting against Michael Jung. He’s riding his little pocket rocket three-time-winner of Rolex, fischerRocana FST, and she’s not his top choice, but she’s not...
» Read More By on Aug 17, 2017 12:03 am
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The 2017 European Eventing Championships are finally here! All 77 horses passed the first horse inspection today at Strzegom in Poland, and now all eyes will be on Michael Jung to see if he can...
» Read More By on Aug 16, 2017 6:22 pm
Michael Jung and fischerRocana. Photo by Libby Law Photography.
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All 77 horses were accepted in today’s first horse inspection at the European Championships at Strzegom, sending 13 teams and individual riders from 19 nations forward to dressage. Dr. Ernst Topp (GER), Sue Baxter (GBR) and Dr. Slawomir...
» Read More By on Aug 16, 2017 3:25 pm
Photo courtesy of World Equestrian Brands
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Summer is winding down, and it’s hard to believe that the first day of fall is just five weeks away. What better way to celebrate the last gasp of summer than with a contest! We’re...
» Read More By on Aug 16, 2017 11:15 am
Sara Kozumplik-Murphy shows off her unicorns. Photo via Sara's FB page.
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Sara Kozumplik-Murphy has gone full unicorn in an effort to take her real-life unicorn Rubens d’Ysieux overseas to contest the CCI3* at Millstreet. With a fundraiser, schooling jumper shows, and salty unicorn t-shirt sales, she...
» Read More By on Aug 16, 2017 12:01 am
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SpectraVET sponsored rider Lynn Symansky and the Donner Syndicate’s 14-year-old Thoroughbred gelding Donner are one of eight U.S. riders preparing to contest the 2017 Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials over Labor Day weekend. Lynn and...
» Read More By on Aug 15, 2017 5:30 pm
AEC 2016 competitors during an awards ceremony in the George H. Morris Arena. Photo courtesy of Leslie Mintz/USEA.
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TODAY is the closing date of the 2017 USEA American Eventing Championships, presented by Nutrena, so if you’ve waited until the last minute, hurry and send your entry in! Last year saw a record 665...
» Read More By on Aug 15, 2017 3:00 pm
Ed Fernon and Barry Armitage cross the finish line together. Julian Herbert/Mongol Derby
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In August 2017 writer/rider Leslie Wylie will be attempting her most fearsome feat of #YOLO yet: a 620-mile race across Mongolia. Riding 27 semi-wild native horses. Carrying only 11 pounds of gear. Relying on nomads...
» Read More By on Aug 15, 2017 10:58 am
Photo via Ingrid Klimke on Instagram.
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Germany is officially on site at Strzegom for the European Eventing Championships! Ingrid Klimke and Horseware Hale Bob are fresh off their Aachen win, so they definitely have momentum for a big weekend ahead. Dressage will...
» Read More By on Aug 15, 2017 12:01 am
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If you read William Micklem’s latest EN column — Does Size Matter? In Praise of Smaller Horses — then you’ll love this helmet cam starring Hwin, a 14.1-hand Mustang mare, pinging around the Training cross country...
» Read More By on Aug 14, 2017 7:16 pm