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One of my favourite exercises to help with a multitude of skills for jumping . Particularly good for improving canter rhythm, accuracy (being central over rails and learning to ‘see ‘ distances ) steering with...
» Read More By on Jul 8, 2020 5:30 pm
Lynn Symansky and Under Suspection, 2019 GMI CCI4*-S winners. Photo by Shelby Allen.
Entries are officially open today for the MARS Great Meadow International, taking place Aug. 20-23 in The Plains, Virginia. This year, organizers are thrilled to offer an expanded selection of divisions, including a new Preliminary...
» Read More By on Jul 8, 2020 1:10 pm
View this post on Instagram And one day we all stood together in equality and fought the good fight… #BLM✊🏽 Comment a ✊🏽 if you’re done letting things slide. A post shared by Miguel Flores-Gayle...
» Read More By on Jul 8, 2020 12:01 am
I think I can speak for all eventers when I say that dressage is objectively the least fun of our three phases. But when done correctly it’s truly a thing of beauty, and no one...
» Read More By on Jul 7, 2020 5:00 pm
Photo courtesy of Jacquie Brooks.
If you could write a letter to your younger self, what would you say? That’s the topic of an ongoing series by Equestrian Marketing Firm Athletux. Today Team Canada Olympian Jacquie Brooks, dressage coach extraordinaire to many...
» Read More By on Jul 7, 2020 1:14 pm
Photo courtesy of Retired Racehorse Project Thoroughbred Makeover.
After extensive information gathering, research and consideration, the board of the Retired Racehorse Project (RRP) has made the difficult but unanimous decision to postpone the 2020 Thoroughbred Makeover and National Symposium, presented by Thoroughbred Charities...
» Read More By on Jul 7, 2020 11:20 am
Beautiful Spring Gulch Horse Trials in Highlands Ranch, Colorado. Photo by Leslie Threlkeld.
The eventing weekends are getting busier, and it’s encouraging to see horse showing coming back. While it remains to be seen what the immediate future holds, seeing horses and riders out doing what they love...
» Read More By on Jul 7, 2020 7:45 am
New jumps coming to The Carolina Horse Park!
Some new fences are slated to make their debut at The Carolina Horse Park in Raeford, N.C. Think this looks a little familiar? That’s because they have been generously given from Brad Turley at Southern 8th’s...
» Read More By on Jul 7, 2020 12:01 am
A super clear XC today aboard my amazing #firecracker OTTB Call Him Paddy! A miserable pole down in the SJ (due to exhuberance…but who can really blame us?) cost us the win but a lovely...
» Read More By on Jul 6, 2020 4:30 pm
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Over the past few years, Equilume sponsored rider Phillip Dutton has put his money where is mouth is when it comes to advocating for off-track Thoroughbreds. Together with racing trainer Graham Motion, he’s created an...
» Read More By on Jul 6, 2020 2:04 pm