Earlier this week at the Young Event Horse Seminar there was a lot of discussion about what makes a good gallop in a horse. Robin Walker mentioned one of his favorite examples for an exceptional...» Read More!
The second day of the Hawley Bennett clinic had a wide variety of challenges. The skinnies from the previous day also featured heavily in the day’s coursework, as well as an exercise reminiscent of last...» Read More!
Hawley Bennett dropped in at Dragonfire this past weekend for another one of her fabulous clinics. Everyone was excited to show off how much they’ve improved since she last stopped by. Saturday’s coursework was primarily focused...» Read More!
While Monday primarily focused on Future Event Horse judging and conformation at the USEA Young Event Horse Seminar [Day 1 recap], Tuesday’s session was all about the Young Event Horses and under saddle performance. The...» Read More!
I had great fortune to attend the USEA’s Future Event Horse (FEH) and Young Event Horse educational seminar in Ocala, FL. The first day’s session concentrated on conformation and movement, with judging and evaluation of...» Read More!
Have you ever ridden a horse who prefers to decide that he’d rather not jump the fences you present him to? Me too. Thankfully, Dom and Jimmie Schramm have focused their latest EventionTV episode on...» Read More!
Erin Go Irish is our newest series highlighting the success of Irish-bred horses and ponies in eventing. Michael Doherty of Irish Horse Gateway will be writing each week to discuss what makes Irish horses so competitive in...» Read More!
The second session at the 2014 ICP Symposium at Longwood Farm in Ocala, FL featured jumping instruction with top U.S. show jumper Aaron Vale. Aaron is no stranger to eventing, as he’s a good friend...» Read More!
When longtime friend of EN Margaret Rizzo McKelvy, president of equine marketing and management company Mythic Landing Enterprises, asked us about writing a business column, we agreed it’s a fantastic idea. Have a business question for...» Read More!
I was fortunate enough to attend the ICP Symposium in Ocala for this morning’s dressage session with Jacqueline Brooks. Jacqueline is a top Canadian dressage rider and the dressage coach for the Canadian Eventing Team....» Read More!
I stumbled across a link on Twitter this morning from Totalsaddlefit.com. For once, I actually clicked on a “promoted” tweet– usually such ads are total blow-byes, like Dawn dish detergent, Red Bull, or Best Buy....» Read More!
What would we do without our weekly dose of Evention TV? Dom and Jimmie are back this week with ten tips on making the most out of your cross country walk. You can never be...» Read More!
Let’s face it — a number of us are currently battling a case of winter woes. Cold weather. Snow. Ice. I’m pretty sure that many people are just sick and tired of hearing about it; I...» Read More!
The second day of the Hawley Bennett-Awad clinic at Dragonfire Farm in Wilton, Calif., was just as challenging as the first. Perhaps even more so as we all partied a bit hard at the McFall’s...» Read More!
Hawley Bennett-Awad dropped in for a wild time at Dragonfire Farm in Wilton, Calif., last weekend. Stretching over two days, the exercises and insights Hawley brought to the clinic were very valuable and educational for...» Read More!
The new year provides a fresh start and a clear marker on the calendar to knock out all of those things we keep putting off. Last month we reminded you to check your helmet’s expiration...» Read More!
One of the coolest things about our sport, or any horse sport, is that you are never finished learning. I learn something new every day it seems. Sadly, over the years, I have seen the...» Read More!
After the first day of flatwork basics, George Morris is back for more on today with more flatwork and a bit of gymnastics. Yesterday produced a lot of “Inside leg to outside rein,” a mantra...» Read More!
We’ve been following along with Katie Murphy and her husband Roger — who just won the Amateur Groom Award at the USEA Convention! — as they build their dream farm in New Hampshire. Today, Katie...» Read More!
Today, I’m bringing you the fourth and final part of the Hamilton BioVet STAYONS series; if you haven’t done so yet, make sure that you check out part one, part two and part three of the series because you have definitely missed...» Read More!
This article originally appeared in the July 2011 issue of Dressage Today, but I recently stumbled across it on Equisearch.com. Is your event horse a little too hot and sensitive on the flat? Are you...» Read More!
Fran Jurga posted this awesome video over on The Hoof Blog, and she passed it along to me to share with EN readers. What happens when Santa needs a very special shoe for a certain reindeer on...» Read More!
It’s just five days until Christmas, and we’re teaming up with Point Two to give one lucky EN reader the present of a lifetime! Enter our Christmas Jingle Contest Presented by Point Two for a chance to win...» Read More!