Saturday, January 16, 2021

6 Pieces of Advice for Competing at IEA Nationals

 Written by: Carly Nasznic, Photos by: Stan Nasznic  The 2015 IEA National Finals are coming up very soon and with only a limited time to prepare for them, here are some tips on how to make...

Demystifying the Pre-Purchase Exam

DTR Equine Sports Medicine Helps Clients See the Whole Picture By Phelps Media Group It's an important but little-known fact among horse buyers: All pre-purchase examinations are not created equal. Pre-purchase exams performed by the DTR Equine Sports...

Shipping Long Distances

By Juliette Beauchamp As many start to thing about winter circuits and show vacations, hauling your horse long distances comes into play. Not only must they be happy and healthy for shipping, but they also...

Photo Gallery: $50,000 Equine Couture TuffRider Grand Prix of HITS Thermal

Will Simpson won with Katie Riddle and was also 9th with The Dude.  Eduardo Menezes and Clear Me finished 12th after an exciting jump-off.  Chianto is looking great again this season- he looks like he...

10 Ways to Stay More Organized at Horse Shows

By Marissa Cohen We have all been in this situation, we get to the show and realize we forgot something. Or the opposite? You happen to overpack and you just do not have enough space...

Are You WEF Ready?

BY MARGOT HIRSCH It’s the time of year when riders from all over the world gather in Wellington, Florida, to compete at the highly regarded Winter Equestrian Festival. Many come for months at a time,...

5 Tips for a Healthy Thanksgiving

by Kimball Willson, The Equestrian Health Coach Most Thanksgiving dinners consist of a big rich meal complete with sweets, cocktails, and of course, celebration with family and friends. You can maintain your healthy habits during...

25 Places to Shop on #SmallBusinessSaturday

Ready for #smallbusinesssaturday? So are we! Here are 25 recommendations from TPH of great places to shop this holiday season for all your equestrian gift needs. 1. Andrew Ryback Photography 2. Deco Pony 3. A Little Pet...

Check out the Charleston Summer Classic Video

 Well, I know we're well underway planning our Atlanta Fall Classic and our Gulf Coast Classic shows in Pensacola and Gulfport, but I was so excited about the following video, I just needed to share...

Equestrian Families Help Preserve the History of the Hunter/Jumper Sport

Garbers, Hallmans, Oberkirchers and Smiths become founding members of the Legacy Circle in support of the USHJA Wheeler Museum  by USHJA News Lexington, KY-August 19, 2014-On the heels of a week of championships in a sport...

Pony Finals Candids

Photos by Adam Hill of Decaseconds.com Hannah Loeffelbein and Saddle Sold Separately. Maddie Schaefer, Mimi Gochman, and Morgan Ward chat between classes. Emily Elek. Kylin and Smantha Meyer sporting their Plaid Horse golf cart! The ramp into the Walnut...

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...

Photo Gallery: Fashion of Lake Placid

Avid reader of The Sartorialist and Photographer-in-Residence at The Plaid Horse, Adam Hill of Decaseconds wandered around Lake Placid Horse Show today. Reading The Plaid Horse waiting for the Grand Prix to start.  Reacting to a crash on...

Photo Gallery: $30,000 BrookLedge Jumper Classic at Lake Placid

The Plaid Horse was on the ground yesterday for the $30,000 Brook Ledge Horse Transportation Jumper Classic at Lake Placid. It was a beautiful day- enjoy some photos below! Temptation and Michael Desiderio. Catherine Tyree and...

Photo Gallery: $10,000 Grand Prix of Woodside, California

The Plaid Horse was on the ground June 21, 2014 for the $10,000 Grand Prix of Woodside (California). Toni McIntosh and Lexito. Kristin Hardin and Bert. Olivia Brown and PVTC Jordan.  Jan Humphrey and Airwalk VC. Hugh C. Mutch...

Marisa Metzger is the Breakout Hunter Star of HITS Thermal

From the February 2014 Issue of The Plaid Horse Magazine: Coming to Thermal as a young professional can be pretty intimidating. In the hunter rings, beautiful and effective riding dominate the jogs and many...