Saturday, November 27, 2021

Area II Dominates Adequan®/USEF Youth Team Challenge – East Coast Final

By Leslie Potter for the US Equestrian Communications Department  New for 2021, the Youth Team Challenge series came to its conclusion at Tryon, with teams and individuals competing for titles in the CCI1*, CCI2*-L, and...

Woods Baughman and C’est La Vie 135 Win 2021 The Dutta Corp./USEF CCI4*-L Eventing...

By Leslie Potter for the US Equestrian Communications Department  Mill Spring, N.C. – With a huge number of entries, the final day of competition at the 2021 Tryon International Three-Day Event was just as full and...

Lorcan Gallagher Gets $100,000 Great American Insurance Group Grand Prix Win at National Sunshine...

Edited Press Release Thermal, Calif. – Nov. 13, 2021 – Saturday night hosted the highlight event of Week II of the National Sunshine Series at the Desert International Horse Park as the $100,000 Great American Insurance...

Woods Baughman Leads The Dutta Corp./USEF CCI4*-L Eventing National Championship

From the US Equestrian Communications Department Mill Spring, N.C. – Nearly 170 horse-and-rider combinations took to the White Oak Cross-Country course at The Dutta Corp. Tryon International Three-Day Event on Saturday, including contenders for The Dutta...

An Open Letter From Giant Steps Therapeutic Equestrian Center: The USEF Mileage Rule in...

An open letter from Beth C. Porter, Executive Director of Giant Steps Therapeutic Equestrian Center Dear all, I am writing today to ask for your help. As you likely know if you are active in the...

Shawn Casady Strikes Again with Cortechico in $30,000 FarmVet Grand Prix

Edited Press Release Thermal, Calif. – Nov. 11, 2021 – Show jumping action at the Desert International Horse Park continued on Thursday during Week II of the National Sunshine Series. As the sun set over...

Patrick Billes Blazes to Victory in $5,000 Welcome Speed at National Sunshine Series II

Edited Press Release Thermal, Calif. – Nov. 9, 2021 – The Grand Prix Stadium at the Desert International Horse Park welcomed back athletes for the start of Week II of the National Sunshine Series on Wednesday....

Maison McIntyre Secures Individual Gold at USHJA Platinum Jumper Championships

Edited Press Release Thermal, Calif. – Nov. 11, 2021 – The Grand Prix Arena served as the backdrop for the Individual Final for the USHJA Platinum Jumper Championships on Thursday at Week II of the National Sunshine...

Nick Haness and Caldiano Capture $65,000 Butet Saddles International Hunter Derby Regional Championships

Edited Press Release Thermal, Calif. – Nov. 12, 2021 – The Grand Prix Arena was transformed on Friday morning at Week II of the National Sunshine Series as the hunters took center stage for the $65,000...

Belmont, Wireman Top Equitation Championships at National Sunshine Series

Edited Press Release Thermal, Calif. – Nov. 12, 2021 – Equitation athletes took over the Grand Prix Arena at the Desert International Horse Park on Friday during the National Sunshine Series II for the NCEA Junior...

Remarkable Numbers Come into Play at Callaway, Montpelier, and Pennsylvania Hunt Cup

By Tod Marks The second-to-last weekend of racing on the National Steeplechase Association 2021 schedule provided a series of accomplishments involving the numbers two and three. With 13 races at two venues on Saturday in...

Will Coleman and Chin Tonic Lead The Dutta Corp USEF CCI4*-L Eventing National Championship

By US Equestrian Communications Department Mill Spring, N.C. – The first day of competition at The Dutta Corp. Tryon International Three-Day Event was a busy one, with more than 100 horse-and-rider combinations taking to the dressage...

Equine Canada Responds to Mark Laskin’s Resignation as Canadian Show Jumping Team Chef d’Équipe

FROM EQUESTRIAN CANADA -- The Technical Advisor, Jumping (including Show Jumping Team Chef d’Équipe) position in its current format has been in place for two Olympic cycles. As early as 2020, in planning for...

Aaron Vale Back on Top in Aiken to Win $50,000 Restylane Welcome CSI3* Aboard...

Edited Press Release Reaching its penultimate stop of the 2021 calendar year, the Split Rock Jumping Tour (SRJT) returned to Bruce’s Field for the second year of the Aiken International, this time with an upgraded...

Equine Elixirs Launches First Equine Antacid Delivered in Gummy Form: Tummy Gummies

Edited Press Release After two years of development, Equine Elixirs has released the first fast-acting equine antacid gummy. Wellington, FL., Monday, November 1, 2021 — Horses evolved to forage for up to 20 hours per day. Because...

USA Pentathlon Multi-Sport Team Selects Muirneen as Official Equestrian Sponsor

Edited Press Release METRO DETROIT — November 10, 2021 — “Despite the recent UIPM decision to replace riding, we remain steadfast in our commitment to sponsor the USA Pentathlon Multisport team through the 2024 Paris Olympics,” said Shelly Watts, founder...

Gallops of Jordan: A Breathtaking Expedition

Edited Press Release Leading 133 riders and horses from the gates of the spectacular Wadi Rum desert to the mythical Nabataean lost city of Petra is the crazy and daring bet that Bady Kebir, Benoît...

The Plaid Horse announces Media Partnership and Magazine Distribution with DMG Winter Series

BY Devyn Trethewey November 10, 2021 - St. Louis, MI - The Plaid Horse has partnered with the DMG Winter Series as a media partner with full magazine distribution. The DMG Winter Series will run...

Jayven Kilgore Selected for Equine Opportunity Program

BY Devyn Trethewey November 10, 2021, New York, NY - Jayven Kilgore has been selected for the Metropolitan Equestrian Team’s Equine Opportunity Program.  The Equine Opportunity Program allows riders across the country to become as creative...

2022 Andrew Ryback Photography and TPH Higher Learning Scholarship

BY Devyn Trethewey November 10, 2021 - In 2022, The Andrew Ryback Photography and The Plaid Horse Higher Learning Scholarship is returning. Over the past years, the scholarship has awarded over $10,000 to students pursuing...

Ashley Conkle and Return to Me Conquer $2,500 USHJA National Hunter Derby at Tryon...

Edited Press Release November 6, 2021 – Ashley Conkle (Wellford, SC) and Return to Me earned a pair of 89s from the judges to take the title in Saturday’s $2,500 USHJA National Hunter Derby. Just...

Harold Chopping Champions $25,000 Cleghorn Golf & Sports Club Grand Prix at Tryon Fall...

By Sarah Madden for TIEC Mill Spring, NC – November 7, 2021 – Harold Chopping (Southern Pines, NC) claimed first and third place honors in Sunday’s $25,000 Cleghorn Golf & Sports Club Grand Prix at Tryon International...