Big news, EN! Boyd Martin announced this morning on Facebook that he and his wife, Silva, are expecting their first child in September. Boyd said Silva is feeling great and plans to keep riding her dressage horses for...» Read More!
Silva Martin presented the inaugural Charles Owen Equestrian Memorial Award to Courtney King Dye in an emotional ceremony yesterday at Millbrook Horse Trials....» Read More!
Their accidents occurred much in the same way. In March 2010, U.S. Olympic dressage rider Courtney King Dye was schooling a horse that tripped and fell. She fractured her skull and suffered a traumatic brain...» Read More!
The 14th annual Millbrook Horse Trials kick off this Thursday in New York, and nearly 500 horses and riders are entered to contest Tremaine Cooper’s cross-country course, which features new fences on the area’s famous...» Read More!
One of the perks of teaching riding lessons is that I can see students of all ages and experience levels fuel their insatiable and – dare I say it? – insane desire to learn everything...» Read More!
It’s another beautiful day at Luhmühlen, and with CCI4* dressage not starting until 1:30 p.m. local time, Team USA took advantage of the lovely morning to get in some dressage schooling. Boyd Martin was first out...» Read More!
A blog post has been published today with some updates on the respective recoveries of injured pair Boyd and Silva Martin. Silva sustained a head injury from a fall from a horse in Wellington earlier...» Read More!
Boyd Martin chatted with Chris Stafford this week and updated everyone on Silva’s condition. Boyd, ever the positive thinker, was in good spirits and reiterated that Silva is slated to make a full, albeit slow,...» Read More!
My tiny, awkward doglike creature sometimes accompanies me to the barn for work, however the last couple of months were too cold for him to comfortably tolerate the 30-minute drives without freezing his little toes...» Read More!
Boyd Martin has posted an update on his wife Silva on their blog last night. Silva has been undergoing four to five hours of rehab daily, working on her speech, balance, and movement. She hopes...» Read More!
Only Silva Martin could make an eye patch look this good. Boyd just posted this photo to his personal Facebook page along with more good news in his latest update following Silva’s injury: Thank you...» Read More!
Between Daylight Savings Time and spring officially beginning next week, things are really starting to lighten up around here! Check out this stunning photo from Liz Storandt, Kim Severson’s groom. Liz writes, “Hope Cove warming...» Read More!
Happy Monday, EN! Hopefully yesterday’s time change doesn’t have you too discombobulated today. I know I’ll be relying on a little extra coffee to get me through the early part of the week, but by...» Read More!
We’ve been relieved to report good news ever since a freak accident landed Silva Martin in the hospital with a brain injury Wednesday. Silva had a slight setback today, but the doctors have assured Boyd...» Read More!
Boyd Martin said his wife Silva is continuing to improve following the freak accident that landed her in the hospital at Delray Medical Center near Wellington Wednesday morning. “The doctor said her condition is the same...» Read More!
Yesterday, we reported that Silva Martin had been involved in a freak accident leading to her hospitalization. Boyd immediately left Tallahassee, where he was slated to compete at Red Hills, and drove to Delray Beach...» Read More!
We just received confirmation from Boyd Martin that his wife Silva has been hospitalized following a freak accident this morning at her winter base in Wellington. Silva was teaching a lesson on horseback when the...» Read More!