No one will ever know (nor will ever truly want to know, I hope) if Boyd Martin actually rides commando, but he certainly did ride Commando 3 (Connor 48 – R-Adelgunde, by Amigo xx) to...» Read More!
The organizers and officials at Morven Park International & Fall H.T. opted to shuffle the schedule for today’s cross country due to rain in the forecast, but by this morning — as the weather gods...» Read More!
I’m eagerly anticipating my first Morven Park cross country day, as it’s my very first visit to this gorgeous Leesburg, VA venue and I feel I’ve been sorely missing out to this point. It’s difficult...» Read More!
It’s an exciting time to be a part of Boyd Martin‘s team these days, with a full slate of top-quality horses steadily rising through the ranks in search of future team and 5* success. Among...» Read More!
Is there anything better than wall-to-wall live event coverage? Wall-to-wall FREE live event coverage, natch — and that’s exactly what’s coming out of Morven Park International this week. They’ll be bringing you 2*, 3*,...» Read More!
We’re safely through the first jog here at the Morven Park International and Fall H.T. (Leesburg, VA), where a smaller-sized field is contesting the CCI4*-L division, added here in 2021, this weekend. This weekend’s 4*-L...» Read More!
This weekend at Morven Park International includes one very special new award: the Rockview Mr Diamond Award for Preliminary riders. This award will be given to the top placed rider in the Preliminary Rider class,...» Read More!
We’re terribly sad to report another legend lost this week, as Rebecca Howard reported that Riddle Master was laid to rest at the age of 22 this week. Rupert may have not been solely responsible...» Read More!
View this post on Instagram A post shared by eliza (@epb.eq) Some exciting news out of New Jersey this week: after originally closed down and put up for sale for what we all assumed would...» Read More!
It’s the inarguable best time of the year (I say that because it’s my birthday month, so it’s ok if you actually would like to argue that point): a full slate of top-level eventing action...» Read More!
Introducing the newest member of the feral herd Martin family: Koa Brooks Martin! The warrior princess that is Silva delivered a healthy little lad this week, adding to her collection of boys. I can only imagine...» Read More!
My favorite thing about the dogs of horse people is that they never have a leash. I don’t mean that they’re unleashed, I mean they don’t own proper leashes. Because, like, are you going to...» Read More!
Galloping through Autumn leaves, touring a luxurious mansion, watching Olympic-level competition from a VIP tent…the Morven Park International & Fall Horse Trials has a lot to offer. We get it, the Fall season is a...» Read More!
Yesterday I was giving a usually very quiet horse a little lunge session in the morning, really enjoying those first feelings of fall, and just vibing. This little horse picks up the canter like a...» Read More!
There are always more stories after a big event than just who won, and really there are lots of versions of winning. I would say that feisty little OTTB Wabbit had a pretty winning weekend,...» Read More!
Burghley has always been my favorite five-star, mostly because when I was a child playing Mary King’s Riding Star (IYKYK), it was the scariest course. It’s also probably the scariest set of jumps to walk...» Read More!
It was a hot July day when roughly 200 attendees piled into the arena at the Morven Park International Equestrian Center for the Painted Horse Demonstration from Horses Inside Out, sponsored by HCS, USA Saddlery....» Read More!
California-based FEI World Championships team silver medalist Tamie Smith made her inaugural visit to the Morven Park Fall International CCI & Horse Trials a winning one, topping the CCI4*-L aboard Solaguayre California on Sunday in...» Read More!
Cross-country shook up the CCI4*-L leaderboard on Saturday at the Morven Park Fall International CCI & Horse Trials, with Pratoni silver medalist Tamie Smith and Solaguayre California now sitting in the lead with a score...» Read More!
Sharon White of Summit Point, WV, and Claus 63 currently sit atop the CCI4*-L leaderboard following the conclusion of international dressage competition at the Morven Park Fall International CCI & Horse Trials in Leesburg, VA....» Read More!
Two days before cross country, Morven Park is holding its breath for the big event: the 4*L course. Designed by Derek di Grazia for the second year in a row, it clocks in at 5804...» Read More!
24 horses were presented to the ground jury for the Morven Park Fall International CCI4*-L initial horse inspection on Thursday in Leesburg, VA, with all horses passing the trot-up. Serving as the ground jury were...» Read More!
Fresh off a team silver medal win at the 2022 Eventing World Championship in Pratoni, Italy, Will Coleman, Ariel Grald, Lauren Nicholson and Tamie Smith are headed to the Morven Park Fall International CCI &...» Read More!