JustWorld Launches “Cheers for Change”

A New Grassroots Fundraising Initiative for 2016 Press Release It is together, through JustWorld's network, that JustWorld is able to empower more than 6,000 children in Cambodia, Colombia, Honduras, and Guatemala, giving them a hope for...

Scott Keller Quit Wall Street for the Jumper Ring

By Jona Lane Scott Keller has been very successful in both the business and equestrian world. Before opening his own training business, he spent many years on Wall St. handling accounts and trading amounts of...

Beezie Madden Makes it Count on Day 2 of GHM Horsemastership

By Erin Gilmore “A correct position is not always the same position all the time. You've got to be able to adjust what you're going to do.” Adjustability was just one show jumping cornerstone that Beezie...

Top Three Essential Oils to Use at a Show

By Intern Emmy Dolin   If you have competed in a horse show, you know how it sometimes goes. Both humans and horses can become tired, insecure, and sore. There is an all natural and simple way...

Reflecting on the 15th Anniversary of The Plaid Horse: June 2018 Publisher’s Note

BY PUBLISHER PIPER KLEMM, PH.D As I sit down to reflect on the 15th Anniversary of The Plaid Horse, I think about how far we’ve come as a sport over the last fifteen years. We’re...

Just One Look Takes Pony Jumper Blue

By Irene Elise Powlick After a winter of travelling to rack up points, Prima Rose Bonaventura, 12, and her own Just One Look took home the first blue ribbon in the Pony Jumper division at...

A Conversation with: Geoff Teall

By EDITOR SISSY WICKES Geoff Teall is a lifelong rider, trainer, and governance guru. He is an “R” rated judge, has served as President of the American Hunter Jumper Foundation, Vice President of the USHJA,...

EquiFit Makes the Difference

Read this article and more HERE, inside the 2017 Equitation Issue of  TPH BY TPH EDITOR-IN-CHIEF SISSY WICKES  As a child, EquiFit founder, Alexandra Cherubini, remembers playing with various forms of foam and materials brought home by her father...

An Open Letter to the Los Angeles Equestrian Community

BY STEVE HANKIN This coming Monday, July 23rd, I will be presenting about the future of the Los Angeles Equestrian Center (LAEC) to the LA Equine Advisory Board during their July Meeting. I come to...

Who Sliced It Best? HITS Coachella VI SmartPak $30,000 Grand Prix

The jumper ring is all about scope over style, but that doesn't mean we can't dive into a who jumped it best! The jump off from yesterday's $30,000 SmartPak Grand Prix had...

High Heels and Short Ponies: The Life of an Equestrian Pageant Queen

BY SKYELUR FESTA I grew up in a small town in the suburbs of Philadelphia, PA and have been obsessed with horses for as long as I can remember. I was always that girl who wanted...

The Battles We Face for the Horses We Love

BY KRISTEN FRANZ As you stand at the in gate, ready to ride through each technicality of the course, your mind focuses on the challenges that lay ahead. Every other person, thought, and worry is...

My Horse Show Dad Actually Tried Riding!

BY INTERN CARLY PHOON My dad is the classic, supportive horse show dad. He listens to rapid-fire accounts of my rounds, and raving over my equestrian idols. He grudgingly watches USEF videos with me. Tries...

TPH Young Rider Spotlight: Grace Klein’s Swift Ride to Success

Read the cover story from TPH March Young Rider Style issue and more by CLICKING HERE. Photos by Andrew Ryback Photography Grace Klein is a poised young woman with a shy smile and quiet demeanor –...

Photo Gallery: $75,000 Devoucoux Grand Prix of Lake Placid

Grand Prix photos from Lake Placid today are courtesy of Adam Hill of Decaseconds.    Tori Colvin and Chanel B 2 finished 4th. Carissimo and Molly Ashe-Cawley.   Alexa Lowe-Wiseman and November. Laura Chapot and Quointreau Un Prince jumped...

Determination, Discipline, and Teamwork Make the Dream Work for Caitlyn Shiels and...

BY EMILY RIDEN / JUMP MEDIA Ask anyone what they think it takes to make it in the equestrian industry, and, while you may get a myriad of answers, there is likely to be a...

“The Depo Debate”: Medroxy Progesterone Acetate (MPA) is back!

Saugerties to Sonoma, Balmoral to Blenheim, Tryon to Aachen, Colorado to Kentucky. Torano is tearing it up in Vermont, Kessler breaks her maiden in Cleveland, Cudmore scores two in a row. Tori derbys in...

From Junior Riders to Show Jumping Superstars: Past WIHS Equitation Winners Share Their Memories

By Lauren Fisher for Jennifer Wood Media, Inc Reprinted from the October Indoors Issue of The Plaid Horse Magazine Many of North America’s top show jumpers got their start in the equitation ranks. Riders compete all...