Tuesday News & Notes from Cavalor

Welcome to the world, Berkley Lisbeth Csik Bond! Photo via Kristen Csik Bond. Welcome to the world, Berkley Lisbeth Csik Bond! Photo via Kristen Csik Bond.

The EN family is thrilled to welcome Kristen and Andrew Bond’s newest addition, Berkley Lisbeth Csik Bond, who was born on February 28. Phillip Dutton will be competing Kristen’s usual ride, I’m Sew Ready, owned by John and Kristine Norton, at Rolex this year, and mom says that little Berkley already has tickets to Rolex to cheer on her future horse!

Events Opening This Week:

Jersey Fresh International Three-day Event (NJ, A-2), Loudoun Hunt Pony Club Spring H.T. (VA, A-2), Fresno County Horse Park H.T. (CA, A-6) University of New Hampshire Spring H.T. (NH, A-1)

Events Closing Today:

Galway Downs International Horse Trials (CA, A-6), Twin Rivers CCI,CIC & H.T. (CA, A-6) Texas Rose Horse Park H.T. (TX, A-5), Morven Park Spring Horse Trial (VA, A-2), Full Gallop Farm April H.T. (SC, A-3) Rocking Horse Spring H.T. (FL, A-3)

News & Notes:

Virginia HT has added a qualifier for the $20,000 War Horse Event Series Championship at Carolina Horse Park. The War Horse Event Series Championship will be held in November, and the qualifiers offered by Virginia Horse Trials will feature schooling events in unique formats. [VAHT Adds War Horse Qualifier]

Get to know the Adult Amateur winner of the 2017 Worth the Trust Scholarship from the USEA, Allison Murphy. Getting her start through Pony Club, Allison competes at Training level in Area IX. Take a look at her latest blog for the USEA. [Worth the Trust: Allison Murphy]

As spring approaches, it’s time to take a look at your horse’s diet. This helpful article from The Horse offers some guidance on calorie counts and proper nutrition as new forage begins to come in and the weather changes. [Spring Calories Count for Horses]

Tuesday Video:

Here’s another great West Coast recap from Fresno County Horse Park earlier this year: