Sunday, September 19, 2021

Crusaders Cruise to Victory in $200,000 MLSJ Team Competition CSI5* in Traverse City

Traverse City, Mich. – Sept. 17, 2021 – Major League Show Jumping (MLSJ) competition came to a pinnacle in Traverse City Friday, September 17, as the fifth leg of the exciting tour saw its eight...

Greg Crolick and Samantha Schaefer Top First Day of Inaugural Traverse City Hunter Finals

Traverse City, Mich. – Sept. 17, 2021 – The Traverse City Hunter Finals kicked off in spectacular fashion Friday morning with ribbons being awarded to some of the most competitive hunter athletes in the country....

Laura Chapot and Calafornia Kick Off 2021 Devon Fall Classic with $5,000 Welcome Jumper...

Devon, Pa. – Sept. 16, 2021 – Competition returned to the Devon Horse Show’s iconic Dixon Oval on Thursday, welcoming exhibitors on the opening day of the 2021 Devon Fall Classic. Hosted at the Devon...

Orbetello Sails Through Hanoverian Approval with Top Scores

Union - KY– Sept. 17, 2021 – Oldenburg stallion Orbetello (Orlando x Landgraf I/Cor de la Bryère) is now a fully-approved Hanoverian breeding stallion adding to his existing approvals with the GOV, OHBS and...

Valkenswaard United Cement Their Place At Top of Thrilling Championship Race With Win in...

The iconic pairing of Peder Fredricson and Edwina Tops-Alexander kept cool heads under extreme pressure today in the dramatic GCL of Rome second round to catapult into the top spot after delivering flawless clear...

Buttonwood Farm’s The Mean Queen Prevails in Epic Grade 1 Showdown

By Tod Marks Whether you were there in person or watching the live stream, Thursday’s $150,000 Lonesome Glory hurdle stakes at Belmont Park was a race fans will be talking about for a long time....

Ben Maher and Olivier Robert Make History with Joint Lead on Longines Global Champions...

Under bright blue skies in the ancient city of Rome, Olivier Robert secured his second win of the season as he rocketed to the top in the power-packed Longines Global Champions Tour Grand Prix...

Athletes Selected for 2021 Lindsay Maxwell Charitable Fund/USHJA Emerging Athletes Program National Training Session

Lexington, Ky.—Sept. 17, 2021—The U.S. Hunter Jumper Association is pleased to announce the 16 athletes and five stable managers selected to participate in the 12th annual Lindsay Maxwell Charitable Fund/USHJA Emerging Athletes Program National Training...

Sweden on Fire: Von Eckermann Snatches Win from Fredricson at Longines Global Champions Tour...

In one of the fastest jump-off’s of the 2021 season, it was the uber consistent combination of Henrik von Eckermann and Glamour Girl who stole the show in front of a full crowd at...

Oliver Townend Heads All-Star List of Athletes Entered to Compete at Maryland 5 Star...

Baltimore, Maryland – September 17, 2021 – Oliver Townend of Great Britain, World #1 on the FEI Eventing World Athlete Rankings, heads an All-Star list of riders currently entered to compete in the inaugural Maryland 5...

JustWorld Launches $100,000 Matching Gift Challenge

(Wellington, FL) - JustWorld is announcing the “Build Bright Futures, Together” matching gift challenge. Now through December 31, supporters of the equestrian-based organization have the opportunity to double their donations by participating in this...

NCEA Welcomes Dartmouth College for 2021-22 Season

WACO, Texas – Dartmouth College has announced its equestrian program will participate in the National Collegiate Equestrian Association beginning in the 2021-22 season. “We are quite excited to welcome Dartmouth College to the NCEA,” Dr. Leah...

NetJets® U.S. Jumping Team Clinches Victory in CHIO Aachen Mercedes-Benz Nations Cup CSIO5*

By U.S. Equestrian Communications Department Aachen, Germany – The NetJets U.S. Jumping Team earned the top podium position after a brilliant display of talent and poise under the lights in the iconic main stadium at the...

Kristen Vanderveen and Bull Run’s Risen Rise to $72,900 Premier Equestrian 1.50m CSI5* Win

Traverse City, Mich. – Sept. 16, 2021 – Show jumping competition during Week III of the Traverse City Tournament of Champions continued Thursday, September 16, bringing a star-studded list of athletes and their mounts back...

Max Kühner and Elektric Blue P win Turkish Airlines Prize of Europe at CHIO...

Following Tuesday evening’s Official Opening Ceremony, 2021’s edition of CHIO Aachen well and truly got underway with Wednesday’s Turkish Airlines-Prize of Europe, a qualifier for Sunday’s Rolex Grand Prix. The two-round Frank Rothenberger-designed course...

Olympic Dreams are Worth the Wait

Good things come to those who wait. For Olympic medalist Laura Kraut, the yearlong delay for the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo was definitely worth it. Kraut was a member of the Silver Medal team representing the USA, and...

Cozmic One Will Compete for a Wild Card Berth in the Sept. 26 $20,000...

Cozmic One, the first foal out of the champion mare Zenyatta, has joined the TAKE2 Thoroughbred League, and will compete in the TAKE2 Thoroughbred Jumper Division at the Kentucky National Horse Show in Lexington...

Five Students Awarded USEF Higher Education Equestrian Scholarships

By US Equestrian Communications Department Lexington, Ky. – US Equestrian (USEF) is pleased to announce the five recipients of the USEF Higher Education Equestrian Scholarships for graduating high school seniors. Created to support students who are committed to...

Introducing, CSI Greenwich Presented by CaptiveOne Advisors

By Catie Staszak Media for CSI Greenwich International show jumping will make its debut at the famed Greenwich Polo Club in Greenwich, CT for the inaugural CSI Greenwich Presented by CaptiveOne Advisors.  Consisting of CSI3* and...

From Junior Hunter Finals to NAYC and U.S. Dressage Festival of Champions: Wunderkind Kat...

Atlanta, GA (September 14, 2021) - Claiming an FEI or USEF National Championship is hard enough in one discipline, let alone multiple. But this summer 13-year-old Kat Fuqua accomplished just that, winning the overall...

Competitive Field of Seven to Battle It Out in Entenmann

By Tod Marks The $75,000 William Entenmann novice stakes at Belmont on Thursday pits a talent-packed, up-and-coming field in the early stages of their jumping careers. Six of the runners have become familiar names over...

U.S. Endurance Team Finishes in Fifth Place at 2021 FEI Endurance World Championship for...

By U.S. Equestrian Communications Department Ermelo, The Netherlands – The U.S. Endurance Team finished in fifth place at the 2021 FEI Endurance World Championship for Young Riders & Juniors in Ermelo, The Netherlands, marking the program’s...