Tuesday, November 30, 2021

Facility Upgrades Implemented Ahead of 2022 Winter Equestrian Festival

Edited Press Release Starting in July of 2021, the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center (PBIEC) has been undergoing significant improvements to the grounds in order to benefit participants and their horses. Thanks to the investment...

Mare and Foals Workshop, Presented by Texas A&M AgriLife Extensions Service Available Now Online

Edited Press Release Horse owners and managers can learn about important topics related to managing the broodmare and foal by attending the online Mare and Foals Workshop, presented by Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service on AgriLife Learn. Horse owners...

Jimmy Torano and Lochridge Prince Reign Supreme in $10,000 USHJA National Hunter Derby at...

Edited Press Release Wellington, FL – November 28, 2021 – Hunters were the stars in Friday’s $10,000 USHJA National Hunter Derby, sponsored by Meadowview, Inc., during the 2021 71st Annual SFHJA Charity Horse Show. The...

Luis Pedro Biraben and Chacco Bumpy Win $50,000 Grand Prix at 71st Annual SFHJA...

Edited Press Release Wellington, FL – November 28, 2021 – The feature event of the 2021 71st Annual SFHJA Charity Horse Show took place under the lights on Saturday evening as 34 talented teams competed...

Jessica Springsteen & Volage du Val Henry Victorious in Agria Prize CSI 4* at...

By Jumper News Stockholm, Sweden – November 26, 2021 – Jessica Springsteen (USA) and Volage du Val Henry were victorious in the $610,000 (SEK) Agria Prize CSI 4*, the feature show jumping challenge Friday at the Sweden International Horse Show CSI...

Brilliant Billabong Gives Epaillard the Edge in Madrid

Edited Press Release Julien Epaillard was a happy man after winning the fourth leg of the Longines FEI Jumping World Cup™ 2021/2022 Western European League in Madrid, Spain. The 44-year-old French rider was one of...

Kristina Harrison-Antell and Claire Darnell Take Top CDI Honors in CDI1* Intermediate I and...

Edited Press Release Thermal, Calif. – Nov. 21, 2021 – The final day of Adequan® Desert Dressage II wrapped up Sunday, Nov. 21, at the Desert International Horse Park (DIHP) with three international classes and ample...

Carly Taylor-Smith and Aaron Janice Earn Blue in CDI-W Grand Prix Freestyle and CDI3*...

Edited Press Release Thermal, Calif. – Nov. 20, 2021 – International dressage competition returned to the Desert International Horse Park (DIHP) Saturday, Nov. 20, for the continuation of the Adequan® Desert Dressage II. Set amongst the...

Carly Taylor-Smith & Karen Pavicic Lead Victory Laps After Grand Prix Competition at Adequan...

Edited Press Release Thermal, Calif. – Nov. 19, 2021 – After a few weeks break, west coast-based dressage athletes returned to the Desert International Horse Park (DIHP) for the second installment of the Adequan® Desert Dressage...

Back-to-Back Wins for David Beisel in $30,000 WEC Grand Prix at Midwest Indoors

Edited Press Release The Sanctuary arena stands were filled for the Saturday evening feature classes at World Equestrian Center – Wilmington. Up-and-coming horses and their riders gave it their all in the $10,000 Futures Prix,...

Kelsey Epperson and Didgereedoo VDL Shine Bright on WEC Derby Friday at Midwest Indoors

Edited Press Release More than 50 stunning hunters lined up for World Equestrian Center’s Derby Friday during the second leg of the Midwest Indoors circuit. Course designer Joe Carnincom created a beautifully decorated and complex...

Show Strides Book 4 Available on Audible

BY Devyn Trethewey November 22, 2021 - The Show Strides Series Book 4: Testing Friendships is now available on Audible, in addition to Kindle and in print on Amazon.  Show Strides is a middle grade novel...

Nayel Nassar and Igor Van De Wittemoere Win Spectacularly in $137,000 Noltrex®Vet Grand Prix...

Edited Press Release Wellington, FL – Nov. 21, 2021 – The ESP Pre-Charity CSI3* reached its pinnacle on Sunday as 30 riders competed for the top spot in the $137,000 Noltrex®Vet Grand Prix CSI3*. Course designer Héctor Loyola...

Jamie Taylor Jumps to Victory in $50,000 CSI4*-W 1.45m Las Vegas National Winning Round...

By Emily Randolph/Randolph PR Las Vegas, NV – Jamie Taylor and Quatar sped to victory in the $50,000 CSI4*-W 1.45m Las Vegas National Winning Round Jumper Classic, presented by Blenheim EquiSports, on Saturday, November 20, at...

U.S. Jumping Team Places Eighth at FEI Jumping Nations Cup Vilamoura CSIO3*

By U.S. Equestrian Communications Department/Jump Media Vilamoura, Portugal – The U.S. Jumping Team placed eighth in the FEI Jumping Nations Cup Vilamoura CSIO3* on November 21, 2021, in Vilamoura, Portugal. Led by Chef d’Equipe Anne Kursinski, the...

Alissa Brandt Earns Her Biggest Win in WCE Medal Finals at Las Vegas National

By Emily Randolph/Randolph PR Las Vegas, NV – This year marked Alissa Brandt’s first year competing in the equitation, but she looked every bit a veteran as she navigated three rounds of competition to ultimately...

Holloway Unveils a Star in Las Vegas

By Catie Staszak for FEI Hunter Holloway (USA) knew she had a talented mount in the 10-year-old Westphalian mare Pepita Con Spita well before stepping her up to the World Cup level last month in...

Margie Engle and Jackofhearts Play Their Cards Right in $37,000 1.50m CSI3* at ESP...

Edited Press Release Wellington, FL – November 20, 2021 – The penultimate day of the ESP Pre-Charity CSI3* horse show on Saturday offered jumper competitors their final chance to compete for FEI points ahead of...

Canada’s Erynn Ballard is Best in $25,000 CSI4*-W 1.35m Blenheim EquiSports Jump-Off Classic at...

By Emily Randolph/Randolph-PR Las Vegas, NV – Canada’s Erynn Ballard and Nanini van d’Abelendreef bested a field of 26 entries to win the $25,000 CSI4*-W 1.35m Blenheim EquiSports Jump-Off Classic, presented by Human Touch, on Friday, November...

Kelly Soleau-Millar and Abel Crawford Dominate the $2,500 USHJA National Hunter Derby

Edited Press Release Wellington, FL – November 19, 2021 – Hunters were in the spotlight on Friday during the ESP Pre-Charity CSI3* at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center. Held in the E.R. Mische Grand...

David O’Brien and El Balou OLD Finish on Top of the $37,000 Assets Risk...

Edited Press Release Wellington, FL – November 19, 2021 – A wet second day of the ESP Pre-Charity CSI3* couldn’t dampen the competition that was seen in the $37,000 Assets Risk Management 1.50m CSI3* at the Palm...

Four New Champions Crowned at the 2021 USEF Endurance National Championships

By Leslie Potter/US Equestrian Communications Department Ehrhardt, S.C. – Four new national champions emerged over the weekend at the 2021 USEF Endurance National Championships for CEIYJI1*, CEI1*, CEIYJ2*, and CEI2* divisions. Horse-and-rider combinations took on the...