Friday, February 28, 2020

They Preach it and Teach it, But Can They Still Equitate?

The Santa Fe Summer Series’ $1,000 Professional Equitation on Wednesday proved to be a raving success. The day's warm temperature was no match for the heat the professional trainers brought to ring in their...

Continued Excellence Shines for Pin Oak II’s Classic Day

Katy, Texas – April 1, 2019 – Week II of the 2019 Pin Oak Charity Horse Show has come to a close with many exciting wins and a new rounds of Champions...

Brandywine Valley Summer Series to Host 2019 USEF Junior Hunter National Championships East

The Brandywine Valley Summer Series (BVSS) has been awarded the privilege to host the USEF Junior Hunter National Championships East for the 2019, 2020, and 2021 seasons. This year, BVSS will present the event...

Jordan Gilchrist and Shy Boy Win $11,000 in Rider Bonus Money at the Great...

Trainer Laura Hightower and her daughter Jordan Gilchrist bought Shy Boy, the stunning black Zweibruker stallion three years ago with the hopes that he would become a top hunter. He is proving...

Chris Wynne and Correlation Top the 2019 Virginia Hunter Championships Presented by Markel Insurance

Peg Seals, Shannon Maguire, Emma Woodworth, & Emily Roberson Win Big in the Largest Championships to Date Lexington, VA – August 10, 2019 – The fifth annual Virginia...

SCAD CONTINUES TO BE IMPRESSIVE IN 27TH ANNUAL HOLIDAY TOURNAMENT OF CHAMPIONS

Columbus, OH -- Sixteen top collegiate equestrian teams gathered in Columbus, Ohio for the 27th Holiday Tournament of Champions, December 1 at Otterbein University.  All but one of the teams had finished the fall semester...

Kat Fuqua and Clara Propp Ride to Early Lead at 2018 USEF Pony Finals

Lexington, Ky. - Aug. 7, 2018 - Tuesday morning marked the highly-anticipated commencement of the 2018 USEF Pony Finals, presented by Collecting Gaits Farm, at the Kentucky Horse Park, with nearly 200 ponies and...

Laura Cho and Westley Victorious in the Texas Winter Series USHJA National Hunter Derby

Katy, Texas – February 21, 2020 An exciting afternoon of competition took place at the Great Southwest Equestrian Center as 14 horse and rider combinations stepped into the ring...

Fair Hill Thoroughbred Show Announces New Kick Off Event In Partnership with The Real...

September 21-22, 2019 July 19, 2019 (Fair Hill, MD) – The Fair Hill Thoroughbred Show (www.fairhillthoroughbredshow.com) will hold their annual hunter/jumper show September 21 & 22th at the...

Jennifer Ritucci Rides to Meaningful Hunter Derby Win at Vermont Summer Festival

East Dorset, Vermont – Jennifer Ritucci of Wrentham, MA, won the $5,000 NEHJA Hunter Derby, presented by Eastern Hay, on Thursday, August 2, at the 25th annual, six-week Vermont Summer Festival, which continues through...

Congratulations to Regional Winners of the ASPCA Maclay Horsemanship Championship Qualifying Classes

Lexington, KY - Sept. 24, 2018 - The National Horse Show would like to congratulate all of the regional championship winners who have qualified for the 2018 ASPCA Maclay Finals, presented by Chansonette Farm....

The Vermont Summer Festival is Just Around the Corner

East Dorset, Vermont – The Vermont Summer Festival will return to Harold Beebe Farm, nestled in the hills of Southern Vermont in East Dorset, VT, for six weeks of diverse offerings for...

The 2019 Pin Oak Charity Horse Show Kicks Off with Blue Ribbons and Excitement

Katy, Texas – March 21, 2019 – The 74th Pin Oak Charity Horse Show is underway, and what a great way to start off the spring season! A USEF Heritage Competition and...

Marshall & Sterling/USEF Pony Medal RULE CHANGE

PRESS RELEASE   As of July 2nd, the Marshall & Sterling/USEF Pony Medal class will count for points if three (3) riders complete the class. This is a change from the previous six (6) entries required...

Lovingfoss Puts in Lovely Rounds to Win the 2018 USHJA Hunterdon Cup Equitation Classic...

Del Mar, Calif.- July 23, 2018 -Of the 47 riders who competed in the third annual USHJA Hunterdon Cup Equitation Classic - West Coast, presented by Intermont Equestrian at Emory & Henry College, Kaitlyn...

IEA Expands Membership to Include 4th and 5th Grade Riders

February 9, 2019 – Columbus, Ohio – The Interscholastic Equestrian Association (IEA) Board of Directors recently voted to expand membership to include 4th and 5thgrade riders in the middle-school division of Hunt Seat, Western and Dressage....

Scientists Reveal New Theory on Horse Hoof Disease

New light has been shed on an ancient and crippling hoof disease in horses thanks to unique and multidisciplinary research led by scientists at the University of Nottingham.  The...

Maria Rasmussen Pilots R & R to Green Hunter 3’3” Championship

The Green Hunter 3’3” division came to a close on Thursday with the crowning of Maria Rasmussen and R & R as the champions. Rasmussen rode R & R to a first,...

Fair Hill Training Center History & Construction Update

Fair Hill International is dedicated to offering the best eventing competitions and learning opportunities for all levels of riders.  We also host an endurance ride and a combined driving event.  For all...

Cecelia Perry and Pokerface Capture $5,000 USHJA Pony Hunter Derby, Presented by NickerDoodles

Fifty-three young riders on perfectly-braided ponies ventured to the Derby Field at Equestrian Village on Friday, March 8, for the $5,000 USHJA Pony Hunter Derby, presented by NickerDoodles. The class was part...

Northern Pines Farm: Bringing Along Jumpers For The Win

Maple City, MI – July 12, 2018 - With over 20 young horses at the farm of various ages and stages of being broke, everyone at Melissa Hirt’s Northern Pines Farm stays busy helping...

Significant Gift from Richard C. Colton Jr. will Advance Sweet Briar College Riding Program

SWEET BRIAR, VA. (Jan. 10, 2020) — Well-known philanthropist Richard C. Colton Jr. has given $1 million to Sweet Briar College to support the renovation of the College’s stables, which will be...