Nothing is quite as exciting as rain in July, and if you don’t know what I mean, please move to Virginia and hang out for the summer. The “feels like” temperature on Monday was 116....» Read More!
In 2010, a series of tragic earthquakes struck the Caribbean nation of Haiti, killing 200,000 people and leaving millions more with lifelong wounds and scars. In the midst of the ongoing healing process for the...» Read More!
It was a good day at the office for Liz Halliday-Sharp, who won the CCI2*-S and holds the top two placings after cross country in the CCI2*-L at the Virginia Horse Trials (VHT) International. A...» Read More!
Boyd Martin came to Virginia Horse Trials (VHT) International to get himself and his horses back into the swing of competing, and he picked up an international win along the way. Leading from start to...» Read More!
Applications for the 2020 Adequan® USEF Futures Team Challenge are open beginning on August 3. The Futures Team Challenge, part of USEF’s Eventing Pathway Program, was established in 2019 to prepare future senior team athletes...» Read More!
It’s the time of year where we’re ordinarily gearing up for an epic on the ground weekend at Rebecca Farm. We’d also be eagerly looking ahead to the Olympics in Tokyo. But alas, the year...» Read More!
This writing was inspired by an interaction with a friend years ago. And in the development, I realized how that interaction has come full circle in many respects. At that time, I was showing a...» Read More!
We love seeing riders catch the eventing bug! A warm welcome to the club, Amber Young of Bergen, NY, and Emmerich (“Henry”), a 17.2 Hanoverian who gets an “A” for effort but could probably step...» Read More!
Anyone who watched the Strzegom live feed over the weekend will know exactly what I mean when I say that...» Read More!
In this excerpt from his book Horses Came First, Second, and Last, legendary coach Jack Le Goff talks about the importance of using your eyes properly on course. Whether it is on the flat in...» Read More!
The Virginia Horse Trials (VHT) International got underway Tuesday at the Virginia Horse Center in Lexington, Va. The organizing staff is pleased to welcome nearly 400 horse and rider combinations to this week’s competition. This...» Read More!
The 2020 USEF Eventing 25 Emerging Athletes Program is filled with talented and determined upcoming professionals. Just like the rest of us, these young adults have continued to persist throughout this year’s suspension of competitions....» Read More!
View this post on Instagram Today is a great day to be an equestrian! Check out our last episode with @tuckerstablesequine on YouTube or your favorite podcast platform! #youngblackequestrians #blackequestrians #barrelracer #westernriding #coltstarter A post...» Read More!
Going into a little more detail about what we set up and why at the clinic in Kentucky yesterday…thanks again to Liz… Posted by Phillip Dutton Eventing on Friday, July 17, 2020 Want to change the...» Read More!
A Portable HG One Hay Steamer will be awarded to the Training Level Amateur Division champion. Eventers were the earliest adopters of Haygain Steamed Hay when it was introduced 11 years ago, and Haygain is...» Read More!
Equilume, the world leader in the research and development of light therapy solutions for the global horse industry, announced two new partnerships with award-winning riders: Phillip Dutton of the United States and Sam Watson of...» Read More!
It’s time for a fresh new edition of Who Jumped It Best? from Course Brook Farm in Massachusetts. The Area I event hosted divisions from Starter through Preliminary this past weekend — you can take...» Read More!
French eventer Thibault Fournier suffered a crushing a fall on cross country at Pompadour Horse Trials in France on October 13, 2019. The fall left the now-25 year old rider in a temporary coma with...» Read More!
View this post on Instagram 👀 Looking ahead to an exciting few days at Virginia Horse Trials! @hannah_zaragoza_acres @c_talley75 @emma_keahon #ZaragozaAcres #Eventing #Dressage #VAHT A post shared by Zaragoza Acres LLC (@zaragoza_acres) on Jul 20,...» Read More!
We are flashing back to 2017 today with a look back at eventing icon Ingrid Klimke‘s first individual gold medal in the FEI Eventing European Championships. After 17 years of numerous championship competitions and team medal, she finally rode...» Read More!
Sorry-not sorry … that was about as click-baity a headline as I’ve ever written. But it’s true! Sounds like “Happy,” 16-year-old patron saint of Team USA at the 2016 Rio Olympics, is back. And he’s...» Read More!
Covid-19 took to the 2020 eventing calendar like a tornado in Oklahoma, leveling everything in its path and requiring a near total reconstruction in its wake. We’ve been impressed at the way some still-standing events...» Read More!
Eventing in England resumed two weeks ago at the national level after the season was halted due to the Covid-19 lockdown. The sport itself is the same — three phases all counting to a final...» Read More!