McLain Ward and Alanine De Vains Master $100,000 FarmVet Grand Prix at HITS-on-the-Hudson I

Edited Press Release Saugerties, N.Y. – May 28, 2023 – New York’s McLain Ward made his mark at the newly renovated HITS Saugerties showgrounds on Sunday, winning the $100,000 FarmVet Grand Prix during HITS-on-the-Hudson I. He...

Strides for Equality Equestrians and the United States Eventing Association Foundation Announce Ever So...

Edited Press Release Winter 2023/2024 Awarded to Toria Walker OCALA, Fla., November 28, 2023 -- Strides for Equality Equestrians (SEE) and the United States Eventing Association (USEA) Foundation are proud to announce the awarding of the...

USHJA Announces Participants for Horsemanship Quiz Challenge Nationals and Adult Horsemanship Quiz Challenge Nationals

Edited Press Release Lexington, Ky.—Oct. 16, 2023—The U.S. Hunter Jumper Association is pleased to announce the 32 participants for this year’s USHJA Horsemanship Quiz Challenge Nationals, which will be held at the University of Findlay...

Kate Sharkey Appointed IEA Hunt Seat Zone 9 Administrator

October 18, 2019 (Columbus, Ohio) – The Interscholastic Equestrian Association (IEA) is pleased to announce new leadership on the west coast.  Kate Sharkey of Snoqualmie, Washington has been appointed the new Zone 9 Administrator for Hunt Seat ( Alaska,...

Applications Now Open for 2024 Andrew Ryback Photography Scholarship, Deadline 3/31

The Andrew Ryback Photography and The Plaid Horse Higher Learning Scholarship is returning in 2024. Over the past years, the scholarship has awarded over $15,000 to students pursuing higher education.  The scholarship is open to...

Daniel Bluman Wins CSI2* Grand Prix at Terranova Equestrian Center

Edited Press Release Athletes representing 11 countries, including six Olympians, competed in the TerraNova Hunter/Jumper 1 feature class, the $77,300 FEI CSI2* 1.45m Grand Prix. Bernardo Costa Cabral, an FEI Level 4 Course Designer from...

12 Students Participate in MET Grant Week at Stonewall Farm

By Tatum Mitchell This week, 12 Metropolitan Equestrian Team students received grants for a week-long equestrian training session at Emily Elek’s Stonewall Farm in Ixonia, Wisconsin. During the first day of the training session,...

Triumphing Over Life’s Challenges.

Edited Press Release Hartford, Wisconsin (September, 2023) — Overcoming life’s challenges are difficult for adults, but it’s even more so for early teens and their limited experiences. In her latest book, Ghost Horse at Oak...

Equestrian Revolution: Fair Prices, Unparalleled Quality at Prīmī’s 3rd Edition!

Welcome to the thrill of Prīmī - First in Line’s third edition – an unparalleled celebration of equine magnificence! The Concept: Prīmī stands apart by redefining the equestrian sale experience. No auctions, no uncertainties. Instead, we...

The Dressage Foundation Selects Five Young Riders to Participate in Dream Program: Wellington 2024

November 09, 2023 – The Dressage Foundation (TDF) is pleased to announce the five young rider participants for its Young Rider Dream Program trip to Wellington, Florida, in January 2024.  Kylia Baker (CA), Caroline Colby...

Gemma W and Daniel Bluman Dominate Longines FEI Jumping World Cup™ Toronto

Edited Press Release Toronto, Ontario – Israel’s Daniel Bluman riding Gemma W triumphed in the $250,000 Longines FEI Jumping World Cup™ Toronto on Saturday evening, November 11, in front of a sold-out crowd to close...

Manifesting her Dreams: Ella McCaw Captures MarBill Hill U25 League 1.40m

Edited Press Release Chief is taking Ella McCaw (USA) to heights she never thought possible. Sunday afternoon at Thunderbird Show Park, the pair jumped to the win in the $15,000 MarBill Hill U25 League 1.40m...

Lilly Ward, Daughter of McLain Ward, Completes Her First Pony Finals 

BY TYLER BUI  Lilly Ward has had quite the year so far. In just six months, the seven-year-old went from showing in the Short Stirrup division to competing in the Small Ponies at the 2022...

Impressive List of International Course Designers Named for 2024 Winter Spectacular Show Series at...

Edited Press Release Ocala, FL – An impressive list of international course designers has been named for the 2024 Winter Spectacular Show Series at World Equestrian Center – Ocala in Ocala, FL, which runs for...

The Tried Equestrian Introduces Halter Ego, a Luxury Riding Brand, to Their Product Line

– The Tried Equestrian, a leading equestrian discount and consignment shop, is thrilled to announce the addition of Halter Ego, a renowned luxury riding brand, to their extensive range of products. This partnership...

Erynn Ballard Lands Double Podium Win in $25,000 BarnWalkers Grand Prix with Narcotique V/H...

Edited Press Release Kicking off competition this week for ESP Fall II was the $10,000 Bainbridge 1.40m Welcome taking center stage on the Derby Field. Thirty combinations readied themselves to contest Andy Christiansen’s 13-obstacle course....

Dominic Gibbs Hoists Winning Title at 2020 ASPCA Maclay National Championship, presented by Chansonette...

Lexington, Ky. – Nov. 1, 2020 – Capping off the 137th anniversary of the historic Heritage competition, the ASPCA Maclay National Championship, presented by Chansonette Farm, highlighted the efforts of hopeful equitation riders from...

First in New Jersey, New Team Will Offer Highest Level of Competition for Women...

Edited Press Release HACKETTSTOWN, NJ, Sept. 18, 2023—Centenary University will introduce a National Collegiate Equestrian Association (NCEA) Division III equestrian team beginning in the 2024-25 academic year. The University will be the first in New...

Kyle King Crowned $36,600 Winning Round CSI3* Winner

Traverse City, Mich. – Aug. 5, 2021 – Jumper competition during Week V of the Great Lakes Equestrian Festival (GLEF), presented by CaptiveOne Advisors, continued Thursday, August 5, at the Flintfields Horse Park. A new...

Kent Farrington and Dagny Win CSI2* Grand Prix at Terranova Equestrian Center

Edited Press Release The TerraNova Hunter/Jumper Week 2 $77,300 FEI 2* 1.45m Grand Prix had a very competitive field of 39 to contest the Manuel Esparza-designed track. In the star-studded field of top-ranked international riders...

That’s a Wrap! The Lexington Spring Encore Wrap Up

Edited Press Release The Virginia Festival of Champions’ Lexington Spring Premiere and Encore wrapped up today after two successful weeks at the beautiful Virginia Horse Center. Thank you to everyone for contributing to the show’s success....

Understanding the Role of Flexion Tests in a Pre-Purchase Exam

By Sabrina Brashares/Jump Media If you are a horse owner, you are probably familiar with flexion tests. Most pre-purchase and lameness exams involve a vet performing flexion tests on the horse. This type of test...