Aussie Andrew Hoy is back with a new hat-cam video, which gives all us Vassily de Lassos superfans the chance to see life through his happy orange ears once again. This time, it’s a special edition from the...» Read More!
How must it feel, we wonder, to be Michael Jung, Ze Terminator himself, who has won everything there is to win and still just keeps on keeping on? Does it get boring, all this victory? Does...» Read More!
We know that weather chat is neither sexy nor zesty in any way, but when you’re at an event that’s been as hot as Haras du Pin — and that’s hot enough that we’ve been...» Read More!
For all that Haras du Pin has the reputation of not being a dressage competition, when you get a field of this calibre together to go head-to-head, it does kind of…become a dressage competition. Or...» Read More!
We’ve got to give credit where credit is due: 24-year-old Brit Mollie Summerland certainly put the pressure on the maestro. Her score of 22.5 with Charly van ter Heiden, which saw her take a decisive day one...» Read More!
Somehow — and with the help of plenty of cold beverages — we’ve made it to the end of the second day of dressage here at beautiful Haras du Pin, where the temperatures are in...» Read More!
Few riders have captured the public’s collective heart so wholly as 24-year-old Mollie Summerland, who became Luhmühlen’s youngest-ever winner last year with her longtime partner Charly van ter Heiden, and who has been so open about her...» Read More!
We’re well stuck into the first day of dressage here at Haras du Pin, but we couldn’t resist a look back at yesterday’s sizzling first horse inspection through the eyes of those who lived it...» Read More!
The Nations Cup competition this week goes by a few names already: officially, it’s Le Grand Complet; often, you’ll hear it referred to by the Normandy estate it sits within, Haras du Pin (colloquially “Harass”...» Read More!
If you like to summer where it sizzles, consider a trip to Normandy, in the north of France, where the temperature is currently rivalling that of the sun (nearly, anyway) and the eventing action on...» Read More!
It’s hard not to make an American girl in Paris reference any time we spot a U.S. rider competing anywhere in France – probably offending our French readers every time we do, to be fair...» Read More!
View this post on Instagram CICO4*- Nations cup @legrandcomplet Les français de bout en bout ! 🇫🇷 Superbe victoire, avec la manière, de l’équipe de France qui devance les Pays-Bas et la Grande-Bretagne ! En...» Read More!
View this post on Instagram [La Gazette du @legrandcomplet by Les Garennes] 📸 🤩😱 Remontés comme des pendules ! 🕰 💪 4 sans faute sur 4 parcours pour @tom.carlile, @christophersix_eventing, @karimlaghouag_officiel, et le Lieutenant Colonel...» Read More!
You’d be forgiven if, coming back from a months-long hiatus from competition, your riding and results were a little bit off the mark. After all, keeping your eye in, remembering how to ride for judges...» Read More!
Since the first edition of the FEI Nations Cup at Haras du Pin in 2017, the French squad has won…3 times. At the end of the suspense, the French, deprived of one of their best pairs...» Read More!
This was a signification weekend for high performance eventing around the world as the 2018 World Equestrian Games looms less than a month away. The nominated entry deadline is tomorrow, Monday August 13, and are still...» Read More!
Standing in the stable courtyard of Haras du Pin this morning, a wave of déjà vu washed over me. I had a chilly feeling about it, like I’d seen this place before — but where?...» Read More!