British Eventing Squad Change For Upcoming WEG Jul29

British Eventing Squ...

Unfortunately Billy Beware, owned by Mr Jonathan and Mrs Jane Clarke, ridden by Pippa Funnell has been withdrawn from the British squad for the upcoming Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games. Following his last run, there were some signs of lameness and unfortunately he will not now be ready for...

Squad and Alternates for US Eventing Team WEG Complete Preparation Event Jul29

Squad and Alternates...

A successful weekend at the Preparation Event for the Squad and Alternates for Squad for the Land Rover U.S. Eventing Team for the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games wrapped up Sunday morning with 11 U.S. combinations completing David O’Connor’s cross country. Crowds of 3,500...

Changes to Course Prove Exciting for Riders at Rebecca Farm Jul27

Changes to Course Pr...

After four miles and 33 jumps, Matthew Brown kicked into first place in the elite CIC 3-Star division at Rebecca Farm with a score of 54.5, riding Company Blossom Creek Foundation’s chestnut Irish sport horse Super Socks BCF. Great Britain rider James Alliston landed in second place...

Sara Kozumplik Murphy Wins Vita Flex Pass Award at Surefire Jul27

Sara Kozumplik Murph...

The winner of the Vita Flex Victory Pass Award at the June 21-24 Surefire Eventing Trials was Sara Kozumplik Murphy riding H. Poiroit. Kozumplik Murphy was thrilled with the event and especially excited about winning the Vita Flex Victory Pass Award. “I always have a great time...

In Memoriam: Tommy Brennan (IRL), 1940-2014 Jul24

In Memoriam: Tommy B...

Tommy Brennan, the legendary Irish Olympic event rider and championship course designer, has passed away after a short illness. He was 74. Tommy Brennan was born in Kilkenny on 29 January 1940 and grew up on the family farm at Dunnamaggin, where his love of horses started at an early age. He...

2014 North American Junior & Young Rider Championships Set to Host 216 Riders Jul12

2014 North American ...

With Opening Ceremonies just three days away, final preparations for the 2014 Adequan/FEI North American Junior & Young Rider Championships presented by Gotham North (NAJYRC) are in full swing. The Organizing Committee is pleased to announce that 216 Definite Entries have been received...

Lexington Students t...

About 150 students in the Summer Youth Employment Program in Lexington will get to observe the unique and varied careers associated with Kentucky’s horse industry this summer, thanks to a public-private partnership. Partners for Youth and Equestrian Events, Inc., organizer of the Rolex...

Plantation Field Ready To Foxtrot Into Seventh Year Jul10

Plantation Field Rea...

Plantation Field International Horse Trials celebrates the seventh year of its fall CIC3* competition in Unionville, Pennsylvania, the weekend of September 19-21, 2014. Plantation Field CIC3*, part of the Adequan USEA Gold Cup/PRO Tour Series, has made a name for itself as a premier event on...

Ten Things To Remember On International Helmet Awareness Day Jul10

Ten Things To Rememb...

July 12 marks the 5th annual Riders4Helmets International Helmet Awareness Day. Once again, Riders4helmets has teamed up with leading manufactures to offer special discounts on safety headgear. Hundreds of retailers in Australia, Canada, England, Ireland, the Netherlands, New Zealand,...

Resignation of Graeme Thom Jul08

Resignation of Graem...

Canadian Eventing Committee (CEC) has announced the resignation of Graeme Thom as chair of Canadian Eventing High Performance Committee, and in addition, the position of chef d’équipe for the Canadian Eventing Team heading to the World Equestrian Games in Normandy, France, later this...