Our North American contingent is on the ground for the SsangYong Blenheim Palace International Horse Trials, which runs this weekend. We’ve got six pairs stepping forward in the CCI4*-L including Cornelia Dorr and Sir Patico MH, both making their overseas debut. Keep it locked here for all the latest! Blenheim Palace International: Website | Entries
National Holiday: National Apple Dumpling Day
Events Closing This Week: Kent School Fall H.T., Morven Park Fall International H.T. & CCIS-2/3/4*, WindRidge Farm Fall Horse Trials, Fair Hill International CCI****/***, Middle Tennessee Pony Club H.T., Heritage Park H.T., Woodside International H.T., Spokane Sport Horse Fifth Annual Fall H.T.
The Area VIII leg of the Charles Owen Technical Merit Award took place at the Cobblestone Farms Horse Trials last month, and Noah Stanlaske and Michelle Weeks earned the junior and adult amateur awards, respectively. [Stanlaske and Weeks Conquer Charles Owen Technical Merit Awards at Cobblestone]
The endurance day is the cornerstone of any USEA Classic Series Three-Day Event, and one important piece of that is the steeplechase phase. Frederic Bouland has a few top tips for this run and jump effort. The major key is that it’s ok to be a little behind! [The Thrill of the ‘Chase: Steeplechase Riding with Frederic Bouland]
Money can be a sore subject for many, especially those involved in a high cost sport like eventing. Noelle Floyd gets the conversation going. [This 35-Year-Old Nurse, Mom Of Three Feels Guilty About Her Horse Expenses]