Di Grazia Taking Over Pine Top XC Course Design Apr22

Di Grazia Taking Ove...

Pine Top Farm has announced that Derek di Grazia will be taking over as cross-country course designer in 2015. Derek takes the reins from John Williams, who has had a very successful 12-year stint at Pine Top. John, who rode on the USET’s bronze medal winning team at the Athens...

On Rules, Course Design, and Growing the Sport of Eventing Apr17

On Rules, Course Des...

By Julie Hook Back in the 60′s when I started eventing, Preliminary was the lowest level offered. There were Pony Club rallies that introduced youngsters to the sport, but Preliminary and then Intermediate prepared riders for the top level of Advanced. Over the last five decades, the...

Ros Canter and Zensh...

A top five placing in the second leg of the 2014 Nations Cup CICO3* series boosted Lincolnshire-based Rosalind ‘Ros’ Canter and her own 10 year old Dutch-bred gelding Zenshera into the top of the recently launched Britannia League with 20 points. This result means that Ros is currently in...

Extensive Equine Surfaces Study Published Apr17

Extensive Equine Sur...

The world’s most extensive study into the effect of arena surfaces on the orthopaedic health of sport horses in the seven FEI disciplines and in racing has been published by the FEI. The Equine Surfaces White Paper, which is available to download here, is the result of a four-year...

2014 Heather Wellman Youth Bursary Apr16

2014 Heather Wellman...

The Ontario Horse Trials Association has once again partnered with Eventing Canada [!] to offer one bursary to an exceptional Young Rider in Canada who has exhibited the enthusiasm for the sport which sets them apart from his / her peers. This person has the passion for their horse and their...

Canadian Eventing Announces Recipients of Athlete Development Scholarships Apr16

Canadian Eventing An...

The Canadian Eventing Committee has announced the recipients of the 2013 Canadian Eventing Athlete Development Scholarships. Congratulations to Young Riders Leah Breakey of Carstairs, AB and David Ziegler of Beiseker, AB. Leah Breakey Breakey, 20, competed her own Master Plan, the 17-year-old...

Sensational Win for ...

Te Awamutu, New Zealand – Clarke Johnstone (NZL) is riding a high after a convincing win in the CIC3* at the BNZ Kihikihi International Horse Trial over the weekend. Aboard his new horse Balmoral Sensation, 26-year-old Johnstone rode a beautiful clear show jumping round to finish...

Deadline Nears For USA Equestrian Trust Grants Program For Equine Non-Profits Apr15

Deadline Nears For U...

There is still time to submit proposals for USA Equestrian Trust’s 2014 grants program. IRS-registered equine non-profit organizations are invited to apply by filling out the online grant application. The deadline is 11:59 p.m. Pacific Time on Monday, May 5. In 2013, the Trust awarded...

FEI Nations Cup Eventing: Britain Back To Winning Form Apr14

FEI Nations Cup Even...

Great Britain, winners of last year’s FEI Nations Cup™ Eventing, scored a close victory over France in the second leg of the 2014 series, which was held for the first time at Ballindenisk (IRL) last weekend. The French, successful on home ground last month at Fontainebleau, made the...

Land Rover Continues...

Land Rover North America is continuing its longstanding support of the United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) and equestrian sports by returning as Presenting Sponsor of the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event. The 2014 Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event Presented by Land Rover returns to the...