Leaky Gut Syndrome in Horses

Leaky Gut Syndrome in Horses (SAINT JOSEPH, Mo., Dec. 4, 2019) Nearly 70% of an animal’s immune cells live in the gut. It is no wonder why when the horse’s gastrointestinal tract is compromised, equine health is...

John French and Queen Celeste Take Top Honors in the $25,000 USHJA International Hunter...

John French and Pony Lane Farm’s Queen Celeste took home the blue ribbon in the $25,000 USHJA International Hunter Derby Hunt & Go.

Former Racehorse Stars in $20,000 TAKE2 Hunter and Jumper Finals

He finished at the back of the pack in every race he ever started, but MVP beat all comers to take the 2021 TAKE2 Hunter Final at the Kentucky National Horse Show in Lexington...

Champions Crowned at 2021 USEF Pony Finals Presented By Honor Hill Farms in Large...

By Kathleen Landwehr and Ashley Swift, US Equestrian Communications Department  Lexington, Ky. - As the Small Regular Pony Hunter National Championship started up, three new champions were crowned on the second day of competition at the...

In Memoriam: Roy Burek of Charles Owen

We are sad to learn that Roy Burek of Charles Owen passed away peacefully on April 27, 2019, after having a heart attack in his sleep. The following is from Charles Owen in tribute...

Stella Buckingham Wins the Top Prize in The American Tradition of Excellence Equitation Challenge,...

PRESS RELEASE San Juan Capistrano, CA - June 21, 2017 - Over seventy junior and amateur entries took to The Oaks International Grand Prix Field for the inaugural American Tradition of Excellence Equitation Challenge, presented...

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...

Equestrian sport confirmed in Initial Sports Program for Los Angeles 2028 Olympic Games

Edited Press Release The FEI President has welcomed the announcement by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) that Equestrian sport is officially confirmed in the Initial Sports Programme for Los Angeles 2028. The confirmation for inclusion in the...

Turning Pro During Quarantine: How 3 Grand Prix Equestrians Take the Leap at Stone...

Nicole Loochtan’s backstory of being a horse crazed kid is somewhat typical. She began riding at 8, competing ponies at local shows near her home town of Hawthorn, Illinois. Eventually graduating from the locals...

Jole Kosloske and Chic In Time Steal the Show in USEF Large Pony Medal...

Lexington, Ky. – Aug 5, 2021 – Ponies took to the Claiborne Ring at the Kentucky Horse Park showgrounds on Thursday afternoon where large ponies competed for the victory in the USEF Large Pony Medal....

Jessica Springsteen & Volage du Val Henry Victorious in Agria Prize CSI 4* at...

By Jumper News Stockholm, Sweden – November 26, 2021 – Jessica Springsteen (USA) and Volage du Val Henry were victorious in the $610,000 (SEK) Agria Prize CSI 4*, the feature show jumping challenge Friday at the Sweden International Horse Show CSI...

Samantha Thren Pilots Always Sunny to the Take2 Thoroughbred Hunter Championship

By Jennifer Wood and Sabrina Brashares for Jennifer Wood Media, Inc. The Take2 Thoroughbred Hunter division wrapped up on Thursday in Ring 12 after two days of competition. Samantha Thren, of West Chester, PA, and...

Top Hunter Sold to Newly Crowned WCHR Champion

By Catie Staszak/Catie Staszak Media Sorensen Stables has long established itself to be a source of top hunters, and another reference was sold this winter season, as Paisley Park has joined the stable of Geoffrey...

Scott Stewart and Catch Me Among First Champions Crowned at WEF WCHR Week 2021

By Kate Pettersen, Summer Grace, and Sabrina Brashares for Jennifer Wood Media, Inc. The first hunter champions of the World Champion Hunter Rider (WCHR) competition were awarded on Thursday, February 18, at the sixth week...

Three All-New Arenas at Palm Beach International Equestrian Center for 2021 Winter Equestrian Festival

For Immediate Release Wellington, FL – October 10, 2020 – Mark Bellissimo, CEO of Equestrian Sport Productions (ESP) and managing partner of the Wellington Equestrian Partners (WEP), announced today that Equestrian Sport Productions has undertaken a...

Jessica Springsteen Wins Martha Jolicoeur Leading Lady Rider Award at Winter Equestrian Festival Week...

Wellington, FL – Jessica Springsteen of the United States claimed the Martha Jolicoeur Leading Lady Rider Award on Saturday, February 1, during week four of the 12-week Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF) in Wellington, FL. Having...

National Horse Show Announces Important Changes to 2022 and 2023 ASPCA Maclay Regional Championships

Edited Press Release Lexington, Ky. - Jan. 4, 2022 - The National Horse Show announces important changes to the 2022 and 2023 ASPCA Maclay National Championship qualification process, including changes to the Regional Championships hosted across the country...

Ava Stearns Captures Prestigious Victory in 2019 ASPCA Maclay National Championship at National Horse...

Lexington, Ky. – Nov. 3, 2019 – On the final day of its 136th anniversary, the National Horse Show welcomed junior equitation riders to the Alltech Arena for the ASPCA Maclay National Championship, presented by...

USEF Suspends Competitions in California for 14 Days

From US Equestrian Communications Department Lexington, Ky. - USEF continues to work closely with the California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA), competition organizers, and participants to manage the EHV-1 situation in CA and provide updates...

Julianna Empie Wins USEF/Cacchione Cup, Emory and Henry Defend Collegiate Cup at 2022 IHSA National...

Edited Press Release HARRISBURG, Pa. – May 7, 2022 – USEF/Cacchione Cup competition culminated with the Penn State University junior Julianna Empie (Chester Springs, Pennsylvania) taking home the coveted championship title. Empie is the first Penn...

Winning Wednesday for Ward in the $37,000 Douglas Elliman Real Estate 1.45m CSI5*

By Kate Pettersen for Jennifer Wood Media, Inc. On the opening day of week seven at the 2021 Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF), McLain Ward (USA) and Catoki, owned by Marilla van Beuren, Bob Russell, and...

Watch: Hunt Tosh and Cannon Creek Lead After Round One of Platinum Performance/USHJA International...

After riding to victory in the 3'/3'3" section of the Platinum Performance/USHJA Green Hunter Incentive Championships aboard Ceil Wheeler's Twain, Hunt Tosh continued his strong form Friday in Lexington, KY, riding away with the...