Athletes Who Put Their Horses First During The Olympic Games

By StreamHorseTV Staff While the world grumbled about Simone Biles pulling out of most of her Olympic events, athletes’ mental health has been thrust to the forefront of most Olympic conversations.  It’s been interesting to...

Ella and Whinny: Chincoteague Show Pony Steams Back to Health with Young Horsewoman’s Help

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Aug. 14, 2020. Franklin, Tenn. The mention of Marguerite Henry's Misty of Chincoteague novels beams many equestrians back to their childhood dreams. As the protagonists of the 1950s tales, these hearty, feral ponies roamed Virginia...

Hunter/Jumpers to Roll Out New Divisions Based On Income

BY TPH STAFF In the past year, there has been much debate on the line between professional and amateur. With the amateur “influencer rule” shut down and continued crisis determining who should and shouldn’t compete...

FEI Statement on Allegations Raised of Unauthorized Training Methods in RTL News Report

Edited Press Release The FEI is aware of the allegations made in the documentary broadcast on RTL in Germany on 11 January 2022 and is making enquiries regarding the matter. We are already in touch with...

Applications Now Open for 2023 Andrew Ryback Photography Scholarship, Deadline 3/31

The Andrew Ryback Photography and The Plaid Horse Higher Learning Scholarship is returning in 2023. Over the past years, the scholarship has awarded over $15,000 to students pursuing higher education.  The scholarship is open to...

World Equestrian Releases Ocala 3D Video Tour

Ocala 2021 Campaign Begins! WILMINGTON, Ohio – January 7, 2019 – The World Equestrian Center has released a dynamic 3D video tour of their burgeoning Ocala, Florida, facility; beginning a countdown to its Grand Opening in January 2021. The...

World Equestrian Center – Ocala Unveils 2021 Guide to Winter Spectacular Featuring $9 Million...

OCALA, Florida – Oct. 27, 2020 – The World Equestrian Center is pleased to present the Guide to World Equestrian Center – Ocala Winter Spectacular in advance of the grand opening of its state-of-the-art...

New Leadership Appointments at Danny & Ron’s Rescue

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Wellington, FL) Danny & Ron’s Rescue is pleased to announce the appointment of Devon Degen to the position of Executive Director and Kim Tudor to the position of Chief Marketing Officer...

USEF Update On Licensed Official’s Social Media Comments

On Wednesday, April 29th, The Plaid Horse shared an op-ed on USEF on our public Facebook page. A robust conversation in the comments resulted. This conversation included some comments from an individual licensed by...

Animal Groups Highlight Scofflaw Participation at Walking Horse Event and Renew Call for Federal...

The Humane Society Legislative Fund and the Humane Society of the United States have written to the United States Department of Agriculture about flagrant violations and flouting of the Horse Protection Act at the...

2020 Competition Year Rule Changes

BY ANNIE BIRMINGHAM New rules for the 2020 competition year took effect on December 1st, 2019 and were released during the 2019 USHJA Annual Meeting in Denver, Colorado. These ten new regulations include pony hunter...

Hannah Selleck Sails to $15,000 1.35m Bronze Tour Victory at Showpark Summer Classic

San Juan Capistrano, CA – August 28, 2021 – As the first entry in the ring for Saturday’s $15,000 1.35m Bronze Tour Jumper Classic at the Showpark Summer Classic, Hannah Selleck and Kasper van het...

US Equestrian Announces U.S. Jumping Team Short List Ahead of Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games...

US Equestrian has announced the 10 athletes who have been selected to the U.S. Jumping Team Olympic Short List for continued observation ahead of team selection for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games later this summer. The...

World Equestrian Center to Sanction All Competitions with National Snaffle Bit Association (NSBA)

World Equestrian Center management has decided that beginning May 3rd, all 2021 competitions at their Wilmington, Ohio, and Ocala, Florida, venues will be sanctioned by the National Snaffle Bit Association (NSBA). WEC released the following...

Meet Me in St. Louis! The St. Louis Horse Show Series Returns Under New...

A new year will mean a fresh start for the time-honored St. Louis Horse Show Series, which will return in 2021 under the ownership of Mo Duhon. With extensive experience in nearly all facets...

Desert Circuit V Cancelled as DIHP Announces Updated Rules and Protocols

Edited Press Release The Desert International Horse Park (DIHP) announced the cancellation of its fifth week of hunter-jumper competition Sunday in light of the continued outbreak of Equine Herpesvirus (EHV-1) onsite. Management released the following statement: Dear...

16 year old Brooke Peterson Soars To The Win In the $100,000 Great Southwest...

Katy, TX--Saturday night saw 24 riders put their skills to the test over the challenging 3* course where five pairs made it into the jump off. The youngest competitor, Brooke Peterson, took the win...

Stacia Madden Breaks Down the Basics at Rutledge Farm Sessions

Middleburg, Va. - November 12, 2019 - The Rutledge Farm Sessions welcomed renowned equitation trainer Stacia Madden of Beacon Hill Show Stables to its historic facility in Middleburg, Virginia Saturday, Nov 9-10, for a two-day clinic. Three groups of...

Horse Tests Positive for Equine Herpesvirus (EHV-1) in Ocala | WEC- Ocala Recommends Precautionary...

OCALA, Florida – March 2, 2021 – World Equestrian Center – Ocala management has been made aware that a horse in the Ocala area has tested positive for Equine Herpesvirus (EHV-1). There have been no...

Sonoma Horse Park Ceases to Show Under Auspices of USEF

Edited Press Release On Tuesday, November 9, 2021 Sonoma Horse Park announced that it will cease to host rated competitions due to restrictions related to USEF Mileage Rule. Please see below for the statement released...

Kady Abrahamson and Banco du Moulin Seize $50,000 ‘Ride for David’ Grand Prix at...

Edited Press Release Wilmington, Ohio – The final Grand Prix competition of the 2022 WEC Winter Classic series took place Saturday night in honor and support of recently injured show jumper David Beisel. A record-breaking...

McLain Ward Charges Into WEF Week Three With Douglas Elliman Real Estate CSI3* 1.45m...

Wellington, FL – January 22, 2020 – U.S. Olympic team gold medalist McLain Ward opened week three at the 2020 Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF) with a win riding Catoki in the $37,000 Douglas Elliman Real...