We knew we wouldn’t see every pair going for the notoriously difficult optimum time at MARS Great Meadow International, but a few of the top 10 riders gave it a good crack in the CCI4*-S...» Read More!
Good afternoon from MARS Great Meadow International! We’re anxiously awaiting the start of the CCI4*-S class, where we’ll see our potential Pratoni World Championship pairs strut their stuff in the hopes of team selection, along...» Read More!
Fact: The Plains, Virginia wouldn’t be known for being flat. Despite its position early on in the beginnings of the fall season, David O’Connor’s track remains a formidable test for any combination, seasoned or otherwise....» Read More!
Team USA put their show jumping chops to the test this evening as the sun began to ease its relentless beating on the Virginia hills at MARS Great Meadow International, making for some enjoyable viewing...» Read More!
We are well underway here at the 2022 MARS Great Meadow International in The Plains, VA, where a robust entry list in the CCI4*-S also features the members of Team USA heading to Pratoni in...» Read More!
We’re just a day away from the start of competition at one of the landmark summer events on the calendar each year at MARS Great Meadow International. Held in The Plains, VA, this event has...» Read More!
Before too long, we’ll finally know who will represent Team USA for this year’s FEI World Championships for Eventing, held just to the east of Rome in Rocca di Papa, Italy. While the identity of...» Read More!
Another edition of the MARS Equestrian Great Meadow International is in the rearview, but we’re still reliving the action thanks to the archived live stream on H&C+. Covering an event in real-time is always an...» Read More!
This week’s coverage of MARS Great Meadow International is brought to you by Kentucky Performance Products. It was an exciting day of eventing sport this afternoon at the MARS Great Meadow International. We were blessed...» Read More!
Welcome, welcome to another EN live update thread! This time we’re coming at you from the MARS Great Meadow International. Well, sort of … technically I’m coming at you from my house north of Boston...» Read More!
It’s cross country day at the MARS Great Meadow International in The Plains, Va. and we’re getting set for a thrilling finale that will see the CCI3*-S and CCI4*-S divisions run in reverse order of...» Read More!
This week’s coverage of MARS Great Meadow International is brought to you by Kentucky Performance Products. Chris Barnard’s show jumping tracks, which tested all levels here at MARS Equestrian Great Meadow International, caused their fair...» Read More!
This week’s coverage of MARS Great Meadow International is brought to you by Kentucky Performance Products. Day one of CCI4*-S competition is done and dusted (and rinsed, thanks to some early showers), and unsurprisingly it’s...» Read More!
“Is that who I think it is??” It’s a question Lynn Symansky’s had to answer a lot this week, and we’re only through the dressage portion of competition for the Preliminary horses and riders competing...» Read More!
We’re excited to be on site in The Plains, Va. this weekend as the action for the MARS Great Meadow International is set to kick off for the headlining divisions tomorrow. Today, the Preliminary and...» Read More!
The MARS EQUESTRIAN™ Great Meadow International (MARSGMI) and Strides for Equality Equestrians (SEE) are pleased to announce a partnership to promote diversity, equity, and inclusion in the sport of Eventing. MARSGMI is excited to be...» Read More!
Hats off to the team of MARS Equestrian and Great Meadow International for an excellent weekend of competition. It was fun, and most importantly safe! Though spectators missed this year’s edition, our friends at Horse...» Read More!
Phillip Dutton wrapped up a busy weekend at the MARS Great Meadow International, where he piloted four of his own rides in addition to two of Boyd Martin’s. He finished two horses (Z: 8th, 31.5...» Read More!
The 2020 edition of the MARS Great Meadow International CCI4*-S came down, quite literally, to the wire. The rolling hills of Northern Virginia made the clock today’s biggest competitor, and time penalties ultimately decided Liz...» Read More!
We’re almost wrapped up here at MARS Great Meadow International, but we still have the exciting finale of the premier CCI4*S before we go home. Show jumping proved to be not quite as influential as...» Read More!
Top of the morning to ya! I’m about three coffees in from my very early West coast alarm today, so pardon any additional excitement I may show during today’s cross country action. We’re in for...» Read More!
Saturday at the 2020 MARS Great Meadow International was already slated to be a jam-packed day, but Mother Nature pushed the boundaries even further with a heavy, afternoon storm that delayed the competition by over two hours. How...» Read More!
Sharon White was all smiles on the final day of the first ever CCI3*-L at the MARS Great Meadow International with her rising star Claus 63. Sourced by German eventer Dirk Schrade, Claus, an 8-year-old Holsteiner (Catoo x Tina II)...» Read More!