Michael Pollard showed his skills in the sandbox yesterday at the Rocking Horse Winter III Horse Trials, claiming the top two positions in Open Intermediate-B after the first phase. Halimey, a 10-year-old Trakehner stallion, scored...» Read More!
Michael Pollard is a well-known name in the eventing world, what with representing the U.S. on the international stage, producing talented young horses through Chatsworth Stud, and indulging his entrepreneurial side with numerous other businesses....» Read More!
Michael Pollard and Ballingowan Pizazz have certainly built a reputation for laying down some phenomenal dressage tests, and today was no different as the pair put in a 41.6 to take a hold of the...» Read More!
It was a wild ride on the Rolex cross country course today, and we definitely saw some wonderful performances across the board. The weather turned out gorgeous and the crowds really seemed to be enjoying...» Read More!
If you could put a microphone and a live audience in front of any three guys at Rolex, this trio — Michael Pollard, Will Faudree and Doug Payne, sitting in 1st-3rd respectively — would rank...» Read More!
Nobody is having a better day than Michael Pollard, who swept the early dressage lead thanks to an accurate and elegant test aboard Mensa. We imagine that this is a fairly close approximation of how...» Read More!
An exciting weekend at Ocala International is now behind us, and believe it or not that signifies the end of the spring season for many horses! So soon? It just stopped snowing! The competition was...» Read More!
The Ocala Horse Properties International HT wrapped up the FEI divisions today with show jumping. In the CCI2*, Michael Pollard led wire to wire with Halimey, who added one rail to his overall score for...» Read More!
I think I’m becoming far too attached to this fancy stallion that Michael has been campaigning. A 9-year-old Trakehner stallion, Michael has been working through some confidence issues with Halimey since picking up the ride....» Read More!
In 2012, Michael Pollard took to his keyboard to voice his opinions on the state of the eventing in the United States. While there is much good to say about the sport, it remains an...» Read More!
The CIC divisions here at Carolina International wrapped up the show jumping today, and the top three from both the one- and two-star divisions came over to the media tent for a quick press conference...» Read More!
The leaderboard certainly saw some changes this afternoon as the CIC3* division show jumped. As Jenni reported earlier, Marc Donovan’s course was challenging and required accurate, forward riding. It seems that this morning’s bogey fence,...» Read More!
How did you do this week? We’ve had quite a few guesses for Boyd Martin, so we are working on getting you some vintage Boyd photos, but this week the featured rider is … … Michael...» Read More!
Hello from Red Hills! I have to start by saying we’re sending our very best wishes to Silva Martin, who has been hospitalized following a freak accident in Wellington this morning. We have the full details on...» Read More!
Many thanks to Shelly and Ivegotyourpicture.com for these beautiful images from Intermediate and Advanced cross-country at Rocking Horse Winter 2 on Saturday....» Read More!
Thanks to Thehorsepesterer, who always spoils us with fantastic video coverage from the Florida events! Check out Michael Pollard’s gorgeous Intermediate dressage test with Songline, and Sinead Halpin’s show jumping round with Manoir de Carneville....» Read More!
Michael Pollard certainly came to win this weekend at the Rocking Horse Winter I Horse Trials. Michael had six horses going this weekend, five of which finished third or better across the Intermediate and Preliminary...» Read More!
We here at EN have had no choice but to begin searching for Michael Pollard’s cloning technology, as the man seems to literally be in a million places at once. When he is not blazing...» Read More!
I feel like maybe Michael Pollard has some incredible magic juju at work at the Ocala Horse Properties Horse Trials, because this spring he stunned us all with a score of 17.6 on Mensa in...» Read More!
Michael Pollard and Mensa and Shandiss McDonald and Rockfield Grant Juan both jumped in the first group to go in the show jumping at Les Etoiles de Pau, and they both pulled two rails. Michael...» Read More!
All 50 horses that presented at the final inspection here at Les Etoiles de Pau passed and will move on to the show jumping, which begins at noon local time (7 a.m. EST). Only Helene...» Read More!
Holy Pau. At the end of cross-country day at Les Etoiles de Pau, William Fox-Pitt is sitting in first, second and third places on scores of 41.5, 42.2 and 43.2 with Seacookie TSF, Cool Mountain...» Read More!
The cross country today here at Pau could not have been nicer, with warm temperatures and a light breeze, the crowds from all over the world packed in to see the horses and riders navigate...» Read More!