US Equestrian (USEF) has announced Rebecca Farm as the 2018 and 2019 host of the Eventing Adequan® FEI North American Junior and Young Rider Championships, presented by Gotham North, pending FEI approval. This year the Championship will...» Read More!
Hello from Grand Oaks Resort in Weirsdale, Florida, site of the newest USEA recognized horse trials. Located about 20 miles southeast of Ocala, the 340-acre venue has long hosted competitions ranging from pure dressage and show jumping to...» Read More!
When I texted Sinead a screenshot of the East Tennessee weather forecast for the weekend of her two-day show jumping clinic, her response was short and appropriate: “OMG.”...» Read More!
Do you have a horse new to eventing that is too old to compete in the USEA Young Event Horse program? Do you wish a similar program existed to assess suitability for the sport for older horses, or...» Read More!
It was a routine Thursday morning as Jess Hargrave oversaw operations at her own Charis Eventing in Bonsall, California. Horses basked in the early sunlight, and students were preparing for their upcoming Pony Club rating,...» Read More!
We’ve ALL heard it countless times from non-riders: “Riding isn’t a sport.” “Riding isn’t good exercise.” And the most annoying: “You just sit there...» Read More!
USEF Eventing 25 rider Madeline Backus, 22, is gearing up for an exciting season in 2018, as she is moving to England to work for William Fox-Pitt and immerse herself in an elite training program. Her year-long trip abroad is...» Read More!
Hello from Ocala, Florida! The riders named to the USEF Emerging Athletes Eventing 25 program participated in training sessions with Emerging Athlete Coach Leslie Law last week at Liz Halliday-Sharp’s...» Read More!
Want to volunteer at the 2018 Tryon World Equestrian Games? Good on you. If selected, not only do you get to play a helpful role in what is expected to be the largest event in...» Read More!
If you’ve been paying attention to the east coast eventing scene through the fall, then you heard a familiar name called over the show speakers. David O’Connor has officially ended his competition hiatus, piloting a few...» Read More!
What if my daughter wasn’t an eventer: Would I know what it was like to take a kid to the barn at 4 a.m. to get ready to go to a show or hunt? Would...» Read More!
FEI Eventing World #1 Michael Jung will make his show jumping team debut for Germany next month in the Abu Dhabi Nations Cup CSIO5* in the United Arab Emirates. Michael has competed at the 5* level of show...» Read More!
Today William Micklem continues his articulate recap of a presentation by British Olympic dressage gold medalist Carl Hester to top British and Irish coaches. If you missed part one, read it here. Carl was asked...» Read More!
Every year like clockwork on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, I climb up on my EN soapbox and squeamishly point out the lack of diversity in equestrian sport. And every year I feel underqualified, overprivileged....» Read More!
Even senior coaches can be inspired! An elite group of senior coaches from all disciplines recently spent a unique morning with Carl Hester, at his exquisite training base near Bristol, watching nine of his horses...» Read More!
3, 2, 1… GO Eventing in 2018! Stable View hosted the first competitors of the year at their January 13-14 horse trial. Despite the chilly weather (for Southerners), the event had a great turn out...» Read More!
In the market for a new four-legged partner? You may find your unicorn on our sister site, Sport Horse Nation. To help with the search, we’re going to feature a selection of current listings here on...» Read More!
The Emerging Athlete Eventing 25 winter training session wrapped up this week in Ocala, Florida, January 8-11. We are excited to introduce you to some of the riders making their debut on the E25 list,...» Read More!
New year, new competition schedule! From new horse trials to surprising cancellations on the North American eventing calendar, EN has compiled a list of canceled events and divisions, new events and divisions, date changes, plus which...» Read More!
Building on his meetings with the USEF High Performance athletes at the 2017 USEA Annual Meeting & Convention, newly hired Eventing Performance Director Erik Duvander has unveiled further details on his strategic plan for the 2018...» Read More!
We are delighted to announce that John and Judy Rumble’s Foxwood High has been named 2017 Eventing Nation Horse of the Year after besting the field of six nominees in a decisive victory this week. Now in its fifth...» Read More!
Area IX has rallied to fill the 2018 USEA calendar following the Colorado Horse Park’s announcement that the venue is canceling three horse trials this year...» Read More!
“Gallop poll,” haha. Get it? Bad puns aside, it’s time for the smart, good-looking citizens of Eventing Nation to stand up and be counted. The EN team is on an eternal quest to make this...» Read More!