Tuesday News & Notes from Legends Horse Feeds

William Weeks (left) and James McNerney (right) presented the 2020 Whitney Stone Cup to eventer Boyd Martin. Photo by Jump Media.

The USET Foundation has awarded Boyd Martin the Whitney Stone Cup for his accomplishments as active competitor who displays consistent excellence in international competition while also demonstrating high standards of sportsmanlike conduct.

“Winning this award is one of my proudest achievements. To be recognized alongside some of the past winners is truly a humbling feeling,” Boyd said. “The USET Foundation has given me every chance and every opportunity to allow me to be the best I can be and to achieve all the success I had in 2019.”

National Holiday: National Kazoo Day

Events Opening This Week: Ocala Winter II H.T.Pine Top Spring H.T.MeadowCreek Park – The Spring Social EventCopper Meadows H.T.

Events Closing This Week: Rocking Horse Winter II Advanced H.T.Paradise Farm H.T.Fresno County Horse Park CCI & H.T.

Tuesday News: 

There’s a reason so many upper level riders like to show jump with Richard Picken. He’s a wiz working with horses over the colored poles. You’ll want to save these three exercises to put in your own arena. [Grid Pro Quo with Richard Picken]

Charlotte Dujardin and Mount St John Freestyle nailed a new personal best result at the World Cup Qualifier in Amsterdam. Their result of 89.5% bested their previous record by 2% to have them finish second behind Isabell Werth and Weihegold OLD. [Charlotte Dujardin and Mount St John Freestyle set huge new personal best]

EN’s sister site, Jumper Nation, is on the hunt for a new part-time editor. We are going to miss Meagan DeLisle, who has taken a position with Phelps Media — best of luck, Meagan! The ideal candidate has excellent writing/editing skills and is plugged in to the hunter/jumper community. Email us at [email protected]. [Jumper Nation]

Tuesday Video: It’s never to early to start getting excited about Luhmühlen.