Yay! It’s August! I am so happy! And relieved. July was a disaster. So was June … and May … and well … yeah …. Moving on … August brings so many cool things: end...» Read More!
Heading to the 2019 American Eventing Championships? Show jumping course designer Richard Jeffery will be conducting two free show jumping clinics at this year’s AEC, to be held at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington....» Read More!
The 2019-2020 American Eventing Championships are coming to the Kentucky Horse Park … raise your hand (and tell us in the comments) if you’re going to be there! In the President’s Letter of the latest...» Read More!
Briana Delacruz is a 14-year-old Area V eventer from San Antonio, Texas, who contested the 2018 American Eventing Championships earlier this month. Riding Alleged Waki, a 15-year-old OTTB she trained to event herself, the pair had...» Read More!
What a weekend for eventing, huh? I’ve sure enjoyed all the Burghley coverage from overseas, but I’ve been waiting to get a rider’s-eye view of the Tremaine Cooper courses from the American Eventing Championships too! Thanks to two...» Read More!
Ruth Mock, age 16, and her horse Wodie worked hard to qualify for the 2018 American Eventing Championships presented by Nutrena. In the five Beginner Novice events they’ve contested in 2018, they finished 1st, 2nd,...» Read More!
Eventers traveled from all across the country this past weekend to compete at the 2018 USEA American Eventing Championships....» Read More!
This past weekend was so spectacular! To really top it off I received this amazing message from @prattprattpratt , the STAR-LORD HIMSELF!!...» Read More!
That’s a wrap for the 2018 American Eventing Championships presented by Nutrena! A final round of winners were crowned on Sunday here at the Colorado Horse Park. Check out our Adequan USEA Gold Cup Advanced...» Read More!
Reason #238 to attend the USEA American Eventing Championships presented by Nutrena: seriously pretty ribbons. Who even wants a boring old blue ribbon when you could have one of these … I don’t even know...» Read More!
The $20,000 check won by Mai Bau this morning in the Adequan USEA Gold Cup Advanced Final will at least put a dent in the vet bills he has accrued over the past three years....» Read More!
The American Eventing Championships is no ordinary event. There’s no hierarchy of prestige here: Every last competitor earned his or her place on the entry list, and nobody’s journey was easy. At the AEC, Beginner...» Read More!
If a picture is worth 1,000 words, is a video worth 1,000 pictures? Mmmmm. However that measures out, cross country is much too dynamic...» Read More!
Move over Burghley, it’s time for Jr. Beginner Novice cross country at the American Eventing Championships! This is the division to watch, as the country’s most formidable junior riders face off over the toughest yellow...» Read More!
Nobody looked more thrilled to leave a cross country startbox this morning than Mai Baum. With Tamie Smith in the pilot seat, he tackled every obstacle with air to spare and the expression of a...» Read More!
The last sound you want to hear in the middle of your dressage test is the judge urgently ringing a bell, but in the case of Jr. Beginner Novice rider Ava Cunningham, it wasn’t because...» Read More!
You know that saying, “I could see it coming from a mile away?” Well, you could see this storm coming from maybe the next state over. Ominous clouds, dramatic lightning, booming thunder … it was...» Read More!
I woke up this morning to Tilly Berendt’s dressage headline from Burghley, “Guess Who’s Back, Back Again – Townend’s Back, to Defend,” and while I don’t even know how to compete with that...» Read More!
Training through Advanced divisions were our trailblazers today here at the 2018 USEA American Eventing Championships presented by Nutrena, with 10 championship divisions taking their turns in the rectangle....» Read More!
The American Eventing Championships presented by Nutrena Feeds is off and running here in Parker, Colorado. Well, hopefully not actually “running,” as that speed doesn’t score too terribly well with dressage judges. The sandboxes were...» Read More!
The American Eventing Championships presented by Nutrena Feeds has made its way as far west as it’s ever been and the eventing population west of the Mississippi has responded with enthusiasm. With competition well underway...» Read More!
The eventers have landed at Colorado Horse Park in Parker, Colorado! Many made lengthy, even days-long treks to get here, all for their hard-earned chance to contest the 2018 American Eventing Championships presented by Nutrena...» Read More!
Move over, Advanced, with your fancy dressage tailcoats and show-boaty jumps. For one glorious week each year, we shove the Big Name Riders out of the limelight and focus instead on the cutthroat ranks of...» Read More!