Charles Caramello is John H. Daniels Fellow at the National Sporting Library and Museum in Middleburg, Virginia and kindly submitted the following essay on Federico Caprilli, the Italian cavalry officer who revolutionized cross-country riding and jumping circa 1904-06,...» Read More!
What’s Happening is EN’s guide to lessons, clinics, schooling shows and other riding and educational opportunities during the winter. It’s free to post a listing. Just email the date, location, contact information...» Read More!
Explaining one’s discipline to onlookers — even onlookers within the equestrian world — can be a tricky business. In every discipline, from hunters to eventing to fine harness driving to reining, there are nuances and...» Read More!
With the winter enveloping us, it’s the perfect time to sit back and contemplate how to achieve greater success in 2018 in our lives with horses. As riders, we never stop questing for improvement and...» Read More!
Stable View kicked off its bustling 2018 show schedule with the Aiken Opener Horse Trials over the weekend, Jan. 6-7. The event was the first of the 2018 calendar year for 124 horse/rider combinations who...» Read More!
The Emerging Athlete Eventing 25 winter training session wrapped up this week in Ocala, Florida, January 8-11. We are excited to introduce you to some of the riders making their debut on the E25 list,...» Read More!
Following an extensive review of feedback on the USEA Young Event Horse program, significant changes are rolling out for 2018. From shorter dressage tests to the elimination of the conformation portion at qualifiers, read on for...» Read More!
Sarah Broussard is a woman of many talents, among them mom, rider, event organizer, firefighter and cancer-fighting superhero. And she’s also quite the skijorer, apparently!...» Read More!
Join us in issuing a great big unauthorized congrats to Eventing Nation founder and publisher John on his engagement to Jessica Fink! John got down on one knee just before the holidays and Jessica, a...» Read More!
Last week we challenged you to share your New Year’s resolutions for a chance to win a Boyd Martin Eventing 4-Pack from our fantastic sponsor Majyk Equipe — and you delivered! We selected our top 10 favorites, which are as...» Read More!
As the New Year rings in, thousands of Jockey Club registered thoroughbreds in the Northern Hemisphere are celebrating birthdays! The practice of having all registered horses celebrate a birthday on the same day date –...» Read More!
Every year the EN team looks back on the last 12 months and tries to narrow down the many remarkable stories of hardworking, determined, passionate eventers to include in the annual list of eventers who...» Read More!
Hip hip hooray! The Donner Syndicate’s Donner has earned the title of Equiratings Horse of the Year! For those who have followed him since his humble beginnings in the sport under Lynn Symansky, this...» Read More!
For the past 10 days we’ve been counting down the most popular videos shared on EN in 2017, and now we’re ready to crown the champion! The #1 spot goes to “Here Comes Chalupa,” which...» Read More!
It is an honor and a privilege to be a steward of this website. It allows me to work in the service of the sport I love, which has been the backbone of my life...» Read More!
After teaching a symposium on retraining racehorses in Japan earlier this month, the next stop on Boyd Martin’s pedagogical world tour is a masterclass on Saturday, Jan. 6 at the Adequan West Coast Dressage Festival in Temecula...» Read More!
Christmas may be over but here in the Eventing Nation the giveaways are still going strong! We’ve got one more awesome prize to kick out into the universe this year: a Boyd Martin Eventing 4-Pack...» Read More!
Yeah, well, I snuck a couple of Christmas cookies for breakfast along with my coffee, so I’m wired up to write a big long holiday blog all about exciting stuff, but, I did a bad...» Read More!
This post from 2014 is such a Christmas reader favorite, we can’t resist sharing it again! Here we go … ‘Twas the night before Christmas and all through the farm not an event horse was...» Read More!
Happy Christmas Eve, EN! We know it’s a busy day as you many of you are heading home for the holidays, fighting the crowds on last-minute shopping trips and wrapping presents in anticipation of Christmas Day tomorrow....» Read More!
Have you ever dreamed of writing about your sport for a living? Do you have a perspective and a direction for the hunter jumper universe that you want to share? Are you a self-motivated, well-spoken...» Read More!
The USET Foundation awarded 25-year-old Mackenna Shea with the 2017 Amanda Pirie Warrington Grant. This award is given in memory of Amanda to an emerging athlete with the talent and ability to represent the U.S. on the world...» Read More!
‘Tis the season to pay it forward and support good causes! If you’re looking for a way to give back this holiday season, look no further than the Stirrups ‘n Strides Online Auction. You can bid...» Read More!