With the schedule here at Great Meadow reorganized to avoid the thunderstorms this afternoon, we enjoyed a brief morning of cross country action with just twelve horse and rider pairs. As the last outing before...» Read More!
Gird your loins, chaps: the countdown is ON to the Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials, and we, for one, couldn’t be more excited — not least because this year is a special one. 2019’s competition is...» Read More!
US Equestrian has named the Eventing High Performance Summer Training Lists for 2017. The High Performance Program continues to include Elite, Development and Merging Athlete Programs, but new to this summer’s list is a two-tiered...» Read More!
US Equestrian has opened the application process for the U.S. Eventing Team Performance Director, previously known as the Technical Advisor. The term will run from the date of hiring through the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games, though...» Read More!
The USEF Eventing High Performance Fall Training Lists have popped up on the USEF website, with six riders named to the World Class list and nine riders named to the National list. World Class List Hannah...» Read More!
Following yesterday’s big release of the USEF Eventing High Performance Summer/Fall Training Lists, the USEF has also announced the Land Rover Competition Grant recipients for the Event at Rebecca Farm’s inaugural CCI3*, which will be...» Read More!
Hot off the presses! The USEF has just released the 2015 High Performance Summer/Fall Training Lists. The following riders will participate in training sessions with Coach David O’Connor....» Read More!
A busy week in Aiken ended last Friday with High Performance Owner’s Day, which started in the morning with the USEF High Performance training sessions at Stable View Farm, followed by a tour of Aiken’s most...» Read More!
As we enter the final weeks prior to the World Equestrian Games, the U.S. Team for Eventing only has one final hurdle in their way: the mandatory preparatory trial at Great Meadow. This event has...» Read More!
From Colleen: A trip to Normandy has been on the minds of many upper level riders for months and months, and the anticipation is coming to an end in a few short weeks. An integral...» Read More!
Rolex entries closed Tuesday, and fans of a certain Flying Deer will notice two names notably absent from the list: Lynn Symansky and Donner. After the team vets found a little fill in one of...» Read More!
Samantha Clark was in attendance again at the USEF High Performance Training Sessions at Aston Le Walls in the UK, and provided a fantastic write-up for the PRO Blog. British-based US riders Clark Montgomery, Liz...» Read More!
You all did extremely well in our mystery guessing game this week! Here we thought we may have stumped you, but we have been proven wrong! The rider pictured below is… …Kate Chadderton! Kate sent...» Read More!
After much work, the Great Meadow Foundation, located in The Plains, Va., is ready to announce their final plans for a world class competition this spring to help prepare the members of the 2014 World...» Read More!
We’re partnering with Athletux this year to bring you blogs from several of the company’s sponsored riders. Tamie Smith will be bringing us the scoop on eventing on the West Coast, and today she talks...» Read More!
Brandi Williams of Foxy Photography was kind enough to send us her photos from this week’s USEF High Performance Training Sessions in Aiken. Riders worked with both David O’Connor and Silvio Mazzoni, the new show...» Read More!
For the first time in a long time, the Aiken Training Sessions were not frigidly cold and blustery, but instead a lovely sunny day with a light breeze that kept both horses and riders comfortable....» Read More!
Ellen Doughty and Sir Oberon, her 10-year-old Holsteiner/Thoroughbred gelding, had a breakout year in 2013, leading to their designation on the 2014 USEF Winter/Spring Training Lists on the National level. Ellen traveled from her home...» Read More!
Many thanks to Shelly at Ivegotyourpicture.com for sharing her beautiful photos from the High Performance Training Sessions in Ocala. Click here to read the report from yesterday....» Read More!
I was unable to attend yesterday’s session — thankfully our good friend Thehorsepester did! — but I caught almost all of today’s jump lessons with coach David O’Connor at Meredyth South in Ocala. The day...» Read More!
Today dawned the second day of USEF High Performance Training Sessions here in Aiken, and true to tradition at this point, it was positively freezing. The unseasonably bitter wind combined with the freshly clipped horses...» Read More!
Today was the first day of USEF High Performance Training Sessions in Aiken, S.C., and everyone was excited to see the upper-level horses after their winter break. For me, it’s really fun to see how...» Read More!
A championship year means higher stakes, especially for the USEF Eventing Selection Committee. And with one year of experience under their belts, the selectors — Chair Bobby Costello; Marcia Kulak; Derek DiGrazia; Deborah Furnas, who...» Read More!