The more the merrier at Great Meadow International. The landmark event continues to grow bigger and better, now it’s expanding to include a Preliminary level division in 2020. Hosted in The Plains, Virginia, the competition will be held August 20-23. Five...» Read More!
Lynn Symansky is the kind of athlete everyone loves cheering for. She’s a lovely rider. She takes immaculate care of all her horses, always prioritizing their needs, and she’s a hard worker. She had the...» Read More!
This past weekend, a group of my friends, fellow riders and boarders from Oakdale Equestrian Center and myself attended the Great Meadow International event. This has become a yearly tradition, where we make our two-hour...» Read More!
It’s been a tough day at MARS Great Meadow International, but a great one as well, and we’d be remiss not to celebrate the tremendous accomplishments of the event’s human and equine athletes. We thank...» Read More!
Will Coleman’s up-and-coming partner Chin Tonic HS made a smashing impression in his FEI debut at the 2019 MARS Great Meadow International...» Read More!
Overnight leader Lynn Symansky is still sitting pretty in the MARS Great Meadow International CCI4*-S after a beautiful double clear show jumping performance with Mary Ann Ghadban’s Under Suspection. Their success this weekend is something...» Read More!
It was a good day at the office for Lynn Symansky at the 2019 MARS Great Meadow International. She danced to the top both the CCI4*-S and CCI2*-L with Under Suspection and Global Cassero 3, respectively, after...» Read More!
We have the Millstreet ERM live stream above queued up to Liz Halliday-Sharp’s dressage test today with Fernhill By Night. The pair scored a 29.4 to sit in 13th place heading into show jumping tomorrow. Press play...» Read More!
With a new date and new divisions, the MARS Great Meadow International also welcomed David O’Connor as the new cross country course designer in 2019. He takes the reins from Mike Etherington-Smith, who served the...» Read More!
Phillip Dutton is no stranger to the pressures of riding for owners, but he’s got an extra special one to impress this weekend: his stepdaughter Lee Lee Jones. She, her grandmother Annie Jones, and Caroline Moran...» Read More!
Now in its fifth running, Great Meadow International in Virginia is solidly ensconced as a top destination for summer eventing on the East Coast. A new August date sets pairs up nicely to kick off the fall season, as...» Read More!
The highly-anticipated Bareback Puissance is returning to the MARS Great Meadow International this summer. Don’t miss the exciting exhibition in the Fleming arena held after dressage on Friday, Aug. 23. The premise is simple: riders ditch...» Read More!
Held Aug. 22-25 in The Plains, Virginia, the completely revamped MARS Great Meadow International is right around the corner. With a new date and new levels, the GMI team has been hard at work to give spectators and...» Read More!
The MARS Great Meadow International has has joined forces with PEDIGREE Foundation and the Middleburg Humane Foundation...» Read More!
MARS EQUESTRIAN has been announced as the new title sponsor for Great Meadow International (GMI), which will host a CCI4*-S, CCI3*-S and CCI2*-S on Aug. 22-25 in The Plains, Virginia. David O’Connor, founder of event...» Read More!
Great Meadow International will have an entirely new feel this year in The Plains, Virginia. In addition to a new date of Aug. 22-25, Great Meadow is also adding a CCI3*-S and CCI2*-S alongside the...» Read More!
Great Meadow International is rolling out major changes in 2019. As they assume their new date, August 22-25, 2019, Great Meadow will no longer be included as a part of the FEI Eventing Nations Cup™ Series, but they have...» Read More!
Will Coleman and Off The Record clinched a surprise win by a slim 0.1-penalty margin at the Brook Ledge Great Meadow International, presented by Adequan, as one of only five pairs that caught the time...» Read More!
Good morning, EN! Cross country at Brook Ledge Great Meadow International presented by Adequan in The Plains, Virginia gets under way at 9:30 a.m. EST. Ben Hobday (GBR) and Jane Chambers’s Shadow Man hold the top spot after...» Read More!
Kim Severson and Cooley Cross Border jumped clear over Marc Donovan’s course to defend their lead in the Brook Ledge Great Meadow International but withdrew following the conclusion of show jumping, as they are heading...» Read More!
After a marathon day of dressage at the Brook Ledge Great Meadow International, presented by Adequan, Kim Severson and Cooley Cross Border top the FEI Nations Cup CICO3* leaderboard on a score of 28.3 on a picture-perfect...» Read More!
Mike Etherington-Smith returns as the cross country course designer once again at the Brook Ledge Great Meadow International, presented by Adequan. Now in its third year as an FEI Nations Cup leg, this venue in The...» Read More!
Now in its fourth running, Great Meadow International in Virginia has become the premier event on the East Coast in the summer. With the FEI awarding Great Meadow the only FEI Eventing Nations Cup leg...» Read More!