Thursday, November 14, 2019

Norris Brings Home Derby Win at Idaho’s Inaugural USEF Rated Show

By Irene Elise Powlick Photos by Stefanie Reed Photography McKenna Norris was excited coming in to the Treasure Valley Classic, Idaho’s first USEF rated ‘B’ show. With normal horse shows regularly being eight to ten hours of...

Vote for Your Favorite horseCom Riding Star

By Danielle Henson More than 700 people have sent in applications, and horseCom is one step closer to finding their riding star! The up-and-coming equestrian tech company is getting ready to film a Kickstarter video...

Bernie Traurig Clinic at Sweet Briar and Lynchburg College

Clinic Report and photos by intern Rosie Powers Sweet Briar and Lynchburg College coaches emphasize the importance the American hunter/jumper forward riding system, brought about by George Morris. On February 6-7, student equestrians, school horses,...

Fox Lea Farm Adds Winter Circuit

By Intern Dominique Gonzalez Fox Lea Farm has been known to have a stellar summer series year after year, and they have revamped their show schedule in 2016 by adding six weeks of horse shows...

Congratulations to the 2015 USEF Horses of the Year

By Interns Jordan Cobb, Mackenzie Shuman, Irene Elise Powlick, Dominique Gonzalez, Emma Dubinsky and Olivia Schrager Small Pony Hunter: Bit of Laughter Reserve: Rollingwood's Lemony Snicket Augusta Iwasaki and Bit of Laughter. Photo by TPH Intern Jordan...

Winning! Here’s Who Won the $1,000 Head to Toe Equestrian Giveaway!

Congratulations to our Grand Prize Winner Emily M!!!! She and her 10-year-old OTTB will be receiving all of the fabulous prizes listed below. Because Emily is an equestrian, like the rest of us, she...

Passing on Passion for the Nations Cup on Day 3 of GHM Horsemastership Training...

Story and photos by Erin Gilmore A morning of teachable moments held high value for both the participants and the many spectators on the third and final day of the 2016 GHM Horsemastership Training Sessions...

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...

George Morris HorseMastership Sessions 2016 Day 1: Flatwork Under the Florida Sun

By Erin Gilmore The seventh annual George H. Morris Horsemastership Sessions are underway in Wellington, Florida, with a different energy than in years past. The man whose name this three-day clinic bears is absent this...

2015 Recap: Lake Placid Horse Shows

July 2015 - Lake Placid, New York - Photos by Adam Hill, Piper Klemm and HJK Photography Double G Stables' Summerwood Rhythm 'N Blues & Nikki Boyle were Reserve Champion Small/Medium Green Pony Hunters at...

2015 Recap: The Derby at the Genesee Country Village and Museum

June 2015 - Mumford, New York - Photos by Adam Hill  Jennifer Alfano and Miss Lucy Pony riders Francesca Calamari, Sophia Calamari, and Kate Taylor walk the $5,000 Pony Derby course, sponsored by Ponies & Palms...

2015 Recap: The Devon Horse Show

May 2015 - Devon, PA - Photos by Piper Klemm  Ecole Lathrop's Banderas and Nicolas Haness in the High Performance Hunters Jus d'O and Brandon Gibson in the 2nd Year Green Hunters Peter Wylde...

Looking Back on 2015

By Emma Marlowe When you ride on the circuit, and you’re a working student, everyone at the shows become your family. You depend on these people, need these people, and make friends for a lifetime....

Kaitlin Campbell and Rocky W Triumph in $25,000 Equiline Holiday I Grand Prix

Kaitlin Campbell and longtime mount Rocky W added another win to their extensive partnership, as the duo captured the $25,000 Equiline Holiday I Grand Prix on Sunday, December 13, at Palm Beach International Equestrian...

Riders Announced for the USEF 2016 George H. Morris Horsemastership Training Session

The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) is pleased to announce the riders for the 10th annual George H. Morris Horsemastership Training Session to be held at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center in Wellington,...

Jennifer Alfano Hits $1-Million in Lifetime Hunter Earnings

Jennifer Alfano recently celebrated 25 years of partnership with SBS Farms, Inc. and Susie Schoellkopf at this year's CP National Horse Show. Now, the celebration continues as Alfano recently hit the prestigious milestone of...

Paternoster Returns to Competition and Wins the $7,500 Horseflight Open Welcome!‏

By Classic Company with Photos by Alison Hartwell Paternoster and Zonneglans had their winning comeback ride yesterday in the $7,500 Horseflight Open Welcome. Gemma Paternoster formerly of the United Kingdom and now Wellington, Florida had an...

National Sunshine Series I Hunter Round-up‏

By HITS THERMAL, CA (November 4, 2015): Excitement filled the air at National Sunshine Series I with anticipation for the $100,000 USHJA Hunter Derby debut on Saturday, November 7, as hunter riders continued to prepare...

Meet the Riders‏: Get to Know More About a Few of the Contenders for...

By Brenda Mueller for Chicago Equestrian This article sponsored by Northern Pines Farm and Melissa Hirt. Chicago, IL – October 7, 2015 – USEF/Pessoa Medal riders from Zone 5 and ASPCA Maclay finalists from Region 4...

Wasatch Horse Shows – Bringing USEF Shows to “The Crossroads of the West”

By Irene Powlick Kaitlyn Truscott smiles big after a winning round in the Green Pony Hunter division at the Summer Classic II. While the equestrian world is constantly changing and the USHJA continues to develop new...

Happy 70th Birthday PA National Horse Show ~ Contest Time!

By PA National Horse Show & Jennie Carleton for The Plaid Horse Happy Birthday Harrisburg! Don't miss your chance to win an Essex Classics Show Shirt, and show us some love here at The Plaid Horse Magazine....