Start your Sunday right by riding around Ian Stark’s Carolina International CIC3* cross country course with Clark Montgomery and Loughan Glen, Doug Payne and Vandiver, and Elisa Wallace and Simply Priceless. Go Eventing. Carolina Links: Website,...» Read More!
I’ve been to an awful lot of cross country days in my lifetime, and still I am positive I have never done it as well as this little lady. I hereby solemnly swear to reconsider...» Read More!
Liz Halliday-Sharp’s Deniro Z has won his second two-star this spring with a wire-to-wire win in the Matt Faudree & Attwood Equestrian Surfaces CIC2* at Carolina International. The 9-year-old Dutch Warmblood took the lead in...» Read More!
Another exciting day of cross country has come to an end, and I’d like to personally congratulate Caroline Martin for being the hero of the day and taking home her first CIC3* win on a...» Read More!
The CIC3* cross country finale at Carolina International certainly lived up to expectations, with the top of the leaderboard shuffling in a nail-biting conclusion that ended with 22-year-old Caroline Martin clinching the first three-star win...» Read More!
Welcome to Carolina International CIC3* cross country! Jenni and Leslie T. are out in the field, covering the action live, and EQSportsNet is live streaming it for those of us following from home. Buck Davidson and Copper...» Read More!
Where there are horse people, there are dogs — and we love showing them off! Here’s your latest batch of canine Instagram pics. Be sure to tag your ‘Grams with #DogsOfEN for inclusion in a...» Read More!
It’s another busy day at Carolina International! The actions starts early as the first horse leaves the start box at 8:00 AM sharp for the Open Intermediate division, but for those of us not on...» Read More!
The CIC* competitors were the first to tackle Ian Stark’s cross country course this week at the Cloud 11 ~ Gavilan North Carolina International in Southern Pines, NC and the big, imposing course had its...» Read More!
It’s been a massively busy day at the Carolina Horse Park, with Advanced dressage running amidst CIC3*/CIC2* show jumping and CIC* cross country. Kim Severson and Cooley Cross Border ultimately prevailed in the sandbox, scoring...» Read More!
Clark Montgomery and his Rio Olympic partner Loughan Glen are our new leaders in the CIC3* at Carolina International thanks to delivering a clear round over Marc Donovan’s show jumping course at the bucolic Carolina Horse...» Read More!
Liz Halliday-Sharp and her 9-year-old Dutch Warmblood gelding Deniro Z jumped double-clear over Marc Donovan’s show jumping course to retain their lead in CIC2* at Carolina International...» Read More!
At just a few inches over five feet, I don’t quite fit the image of a tall, slender girl poised elegantly atop a fancy horse; rather, I look more like a pudgy child whose stirrups...» Read More!
I arrived at Carolina International yesterday afternoon and immediately went for a course walk around the CIC3*, eager to check out what was in store for the riders come Saturday afternoon. This is the second...» Read More!
Saturday at the Carolina International, the old Tobacco Barn on the cross country course will become the Village Smithy as a tribute to Evan Mickle, a local farrier who passed away suddenly last December. At...» Read More!
I almost feel as if we all get a bit spoiled when events start on Wednesdays; why wait for Friday to get the fun started? I’m loving following along with all of the Carolina International...» Read More!
Liz Halliday-Sharp’s Deniro Z and Elarona finished first and second, respectively, in the first CIC2* attempt for both horses last month at Pine Top Farm, and they’re in a good position to repeat their impressive...» Read More!
Allison Springer and Arthur delivered the leading dressage test today in the CIC3* at Carolina International, scoring 40.7 to hold the overnight lead as we look ahead to tomorrow’s show jumping. Last year they jumped...» Read More!
Allison Springer and Arthur are one step closer to defending their win in the CIC3* at Carolina International, scoring 40.7 to hold the lead following the conclusion of dressage. We have a video of their...» Read More!
Allison Springer and Arthur are back in familiar territory at Carolina International, leading the CIC3* on 40.7 at the lunch break on day two with just one more group to come this afternoon. These two...» Read More!
Horses can’t talk and yet they manage to express themselves just fine, thankyouverymuch. Hang around them long enough and you’ll have no trouble reading them loud and clear just by looking at their face. Can...» Read More!
On my way to my favorite event today! I’m only running the Open Intermediate, as it is my horse’s first event of the year. This sounds kinda nuts now, because these days the event season...» Read More!
In what will develop into a busy week at the Cloud 11~Gavilan North LLC Carolina International CIC, today felt fairly low key. It was only the first of three (yes, three) days of dressage, and...» Read More!