EN would like to wish congratulations to west coast photographer Terri Miller, who was recognized at CHIO Aachen this weekend with the Silver Camera Award for the best photo of 2018. Third place also was won by an American, Ashley Neuhof. We are very lucky to have such talented photographers in the U.S. Congratulations!
National Holiday: National Vanilla Ice Cream Day
Events Opening This Week: Course Brook Farm Fall H.T., Five Points H.T., Seneca Valley Pony Club H.T., Bucks County Horse Park H.T., Dunnabeck H.T., MeadowCreek Park H.T – The Fall Social Event, Aspen Farms H.T., Chardon Valley Horse Trials
Events Closing This Week: GMHA Festival of Eventing August Horse Trials, Applewood Farm YEH/FEH & Mini Event, WindRidge Farm Summer Horse Trials, Fair Hill International H.T., Otter Creek Summer H.T., Feather Creek Farm H.T., The Summer Event at Woodside, Area VII Young Rider Benefit H.T., Spring Gulch H.T.
Para Dressage will be broadcasted live at Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games for the first time. Para Dressage was one of five to be included in the line up, which includes 21 disciplines from 19 sports in total. The Paralympic Games will run from August 25-September 6, 2020.
Great Meadow has released more doggone fun events and demonstrations for their August event. Visitors can expect two retriever demos, one detection demo and adoptable animals on site Friday-Sunday. Don’t forget if you bring items to donate to shelters (canned cat food, dry cat food, kitty litter, bleach, paper towels, trash bags, laundry detergent, and liquid dish soap) then you can get into GMI for free! [Great Meadow International]
The USEA is hiring! They’re on the hunt for a Customer Support Specialist. It’s a full time position in their Leesburg, Va office. [USEA Job Opportunity: Customer Support Specialist]
The question of mules is back in UK headlines again. Wallace, a rescue mule who has been excelling in the dressage ring, could be one victim of a proposed FEI ruling. [Don’t be an ass by banning my mule Wallace the Great, urges dressage champion Christie Mclean] [Wallace the rescue mule who beat his purebred rivals to become a dressage champion faces being BANNED from competition because his father is a donkey]