Thursday, January 27, 2022

Cathleen Driscoll and Flotylla Finish on Top in National Grand Prix Qualifier

By Summer Grace and Amanda Picciotto Feitosa for Jennifer Wood Media, Inc. Thursday was a big day for national jumper competition at the Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF), with 93 entries contesting the Nick Granat-designed course...

Joie Gatlin and D’Avant Dominate $5,000 USHJA National Hunter Derby – Open at Desert...

Edited Press Release Thermal, Calif. – Jan. 21, 2022 – The first feature hunter class of Desert Circuit took place on Friday at the Desert International Horse Park. Hunter athletes took to the ring first for...

Steeplechasing Returns to Sunshine State with New Meet, New Venue

By Tod Marks More than a decade has passed since the last steeplechase was run in Florida. The Little Everglades meet, in Dade City, had a checkered history, beginning as an NSA-assisted point-to-point in 2000...

Sharn Wordley and Gatsby Land C. Javis Insurance Welcome Prix Win at WEC Ocala

Edited Press Release Ocala, FL – Week III’s feature class action of the World Equestrian Center – Ocala 2022 Winter Spectacular Show Series kicked off Thursday afternoon with the $20,000 C. Jarvis Insurance Welcome Prix. FEI Level...

Shawn Casady and Fugon Fly to Win $2,500 Whittier Trust 1.35m Welcome Speed to...

Edited Press Release Thermal, Calif. – Jan. 19, 2021 – The first week of Desert Circuit 2022 kicked off on Wednesday at the Desert International Horse Park with the season’s first feature class in the Grand Prix...

Amanda Steege and Lafitte de Muze Shine in $20,000 WEC Ocala 3’6″-3’9″ Hunter Derby

Edited Press Release Derby Friday took over the WEC Stadium at World Equestrian Center – Ocala once again with nearly 90 entries in the $20,000 WEC Ocala 3’6”-3’9” Hunter Derby, $15,000 WEC Ocala 3’ Open...

North Iowa Fair Board Launches $1.5 Million Capital Campaign to Improve Horse Show Facilities

The North Iowa Fair Board has launched their $1.5 million capital improvement campaign that will allow the North Iowa Events Center to hold horse shows year-round, with plans to build a heated warm-up ring...

Laura Chapot Opens WEF 2 with 1.40m Victory

By Amanda Picciotto Feitosa for Jennifer Wood Media, Inc. Wellington, FL – January 19, 2022 – The 2022 Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF) continued Wednesday at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center in Wellington, FL, with...

Daniel Coyle and Tienna Back and Better than Ever in First FEI Win at...

By Summer Grace and Amanda Picciotto Feitosa for Jennifer Wood Media, Inc. Wellington, FL – January 20, 2022 – Another full day of premier sport at the 2022 Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF) kicked off Thursday...

Newcomer Eoin McMahon Makes a Splash with Victory in the $37,000 Adequan® WEF Challenge...

By Summer Grace and Amanda Picciotto Feitosa for Jennifer Wood Media, Inc. Wellington, FL – January 21, 2022 – The 2022 Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF) continued to host competition on the Derby Field at Equestrian...

The Plaid Horse’s Own Piper Klemm and Catie Staszak Give Educational Presentations at CPI...

Edited Press Release At the 2022 College Preparatory Invitational's opening address at the West Palm Beach Marriott in Florida, The Plaid Horse made up two of the evening's seven speakers. CPI Florida, held annually at West...

Circa No Stranger to Winner’s Circle in Young Hunter 2’9”/3’ (6 & Under) at...

By Amanda Picciotto Feitosa and Sabrina Schmidt for Jennifer Wood Media, Inc. On Friday morning at the Winter Equestrian Festival's Rost Arena, Victoria Colvin of Loxahatchee, FL, rode to first and second place finishes over...

Speed Queen Tracy Fenney Wins $75,000 Hampton Green Farm Grand Prix With MTM Apple...

Edited Press Release Ocala, FL – Thirty-six horse-and-rider combinations from eight different countries took to the WEC Grand Arena Saturday night to contest the $75,000 Hampton Green Farm Grand Prix. FEI Level III course designer Anderson Lima...

Applications Now Open for 2022 Andrew Ryback Photography Scholarship, Deadline 3/31

The Andrew Ryback Photography and The Plaid Horse Higher Learning Scholarship is returning in 2022. Over the past years, the scholarship has awarded over $10,000 to students pursuing higher education.  The scholarship is open to...

The Future is Bright For Baroness and Luis Fernando Larrazabal Winning the 7-Year-Old Jumpers...

By Summer Grace and Amanda Picciotto Feitosa for Jennifer Wood Media, Inc. Young jumpers started things off in the Mogavero Arena Friday morning at the Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF) with the DJS $1,000 7-Year-Old Jumpers, sponsored...

David Beisel and Vegas H Gallop to Victory in WEC – Wilmington Welcome Stake

Edited Press Release Wilmington, OHIO – Week six of the Winter in the Midwest 2022 kicked off Thursday with feature jumper class action in the Sanctuary Arenam where 17 horse and rider combinations contested the...

US Equestrian Announces 2022-2024 Adequan®/USEF Junior Hunter National Championship East and West Venue Locations

From the US Equestrian Communications Department Lexington, Ky. - US Equestrian is pleased to announce the new host locations for the 2022-2024 Adequan/USEF Junior Hunter National Championships on both the East and West coasts.Adequan®/USEF Junior Hunter...

David Beisel and Essince W Achieve $30,000 WEC Grand Prix Victory

Edited Press Release Wilmington, OH –David Beisel and daughter Izzy Beisel are both frequent visitors to the World Equestrian Center winners circle and Saturday was no exception as the father/daughter duo rode away with top...

It All Comes Together For Chapot and Chandon Blue In “Saturday Night Lights” Victory...

Edited Press Release Wellington, FL – January 22, 2022 – While the international competition during this week of the 2022 Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF) has been held at Equestrian Village, all eyes were on the...

In Writing and Sterling Malnik Dazzle in T&R Development Large Junior Hunter 15 &...

By Amanda Picciotto Feitosa for Jennifer Wood Media, Inc. Sunday's first championship in the Rost Arena at the 2022 Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF) was for the T&R Development Large Junior Hunter 15 & Under division. Sterling Malnik...

Karl Cook Commands Go Rentals Grand Prix with Kalinka van’t Zorgvliet During Desert Circuit...

Edited Press Release Thermal, Calif. – Jan. 22, 2022 – Show jumping athletes took to the Grand Prix Arena on Saturday afternoon for the $40,000 Go Rentals Grand Prix to compete for top honors and the...

2022 Alltech Agri-Food Outlook to Reveal Global Feed Survey Results, Trends and Insights

Edited Press Release The 2022 Alltech Agri-Food Outlook will reveal global feed survey results, along with industry trends and other insights. The data, collected from more than 28,000 feed mills in over 140 countries, serves as...