Saturday Links from Nupafeed USA

Libby Head and Sir Rockstar fly over the Cottesmore Leap — the most famous leap we can think of! Photo via Libby on Facebook.

It comes around once every four years — Happy February 29th, a.k.a. Leap Day! Do we have any citizens of Eventing Nation out there celebrating birthdays today? What about event horses born on this date? Let us know and allow us to be the first to wish you the happiest of birthdays!

National Holiday: Leap Day

Grand Prix Eventing at Bruce’s Field: WebsiteLive ScoresEntry StatusTicketsLive StreamEN’s CoverageEN’s InstagramEN’s Twitter

U.S. Weekend Action:

Twin River Winter H.T. [Website] [Entry Status/Ride Times/Live Scores]

Rocking Horse III H.T. [Website] [Entry Status] [Ride Times] [Live Scores]

Chattahoochee Hills H.T. [Website] [Entry Status] [Ride Times] [Live Scores]

Sporting Days Farm March H.T. [Website] [Entry Status] [Ride Times] [Live Scores]

Saturday Links:

Sir Mark Todd to race against Irish Eventing riders at Dundalk Stadium in Event Riders Challenge Race

How horses see the world: Jump colours need a rethink, say researchers

The Value of Preventive Performance Exams for Your Sporthorse

A Comparison of Smartphone-Based ECGs for Horses

New joint approach for British Olympic equestrian disciplines

Saturday Video:  Tokyo is the first Olympics and Paralympics to create animated pictograms for each sport. You can check out each Equestrian discipline starting at 1:23 in the video below!