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Just One Look Takes Pony Jumper Blue

By Irene Elise Powlick After a winter of travelling to rack up points, Prima Rose Bonaventura, 12, and her own Just One Look took home the first blue ribbon in the Pony Jumper division at...

Laura Chapot Stacks the Leaderboard in the $25,000 SmartPak Grand Prix

(C) ESI Photography Laura Chapot and Thornhill Kate on their way to a $25,000 SmartPak Grand Prix win.  PRESS RELEASE Saugerties, NY (May 28, 2016): The weekend sounded off with a bang at HITS-on-the-Hudson I, and there was...

Devon Horse Show Must-Dos

By Irene Elise Powlick As a Devon first-timer, I quickly learned what everyone must do when visiting this historic horse show. Being such an old show, there are many traditions, and I discovered just a...

Deslauriers Dominates Ronnie Mutch Equitation Championship

By Meghan Blackburn CLICK HERE to see more photos! For the first time, the 2016 Ronnie Mutch Equitation Championship was held as an actual class, rather than a tallying of points for high point rider across...

Eight Riders Will Compete for Ronnie Mutch Equitation Championship at Devon

By Meghan Blackburn Photos by Irene Elise Powlick Equitation is front and center during Thursday and Friday of junior weekend at the Devon Horse Show. Young riders who qualified from across the nation took their turns...

Kiley Ahn Races to the Win with Enthusiasm

By Chapel Puckett Rhode Island native, Kiley Ahn, although only 12 years old, is dedicated to and beyond passionate about something that not all kids her age are lucky or brave enough to pursue: Shetland...

7 Ways to Improve Your Focus in the Ring

Photo Credit: Adam Hill/Decaseconds Photography Article by John Haime Focus is a big buzzword today… in everything. Because of the infinite number of distractions around us, including advancements in technology, our attention spans seem to be...

McLain Ward Takes Tina la Boheme to the Top in $130,000 Empire State CSI3*...

McLain Ward and Tina la Boheme. Photo by The Book LLC PRESS RELEASE North Salem, New York – McLain Ward of Brewster, NY, and Tina la Boheme scored an impressive victory in the $130,000 Empire State CSI3*...

Louise Serio and El Primero Top $10,000 USHJA International Hunter Derby, presented by The...

Lucy Deslauriers and Hester. Photo by The Book LLC   PRESS RELEASE Lucy Deslauriers and Hester Win $15,000 Under 25 Grand Prix, presented by T & R Development   North Salem, New York – Louise Serio of Kennett Square, PA,...

Showplace Productions Introduces $150,000 1.30m Grand Prix Series

The Plaid  Horse May Cover story Doug Boyd PRESS RELEASE Wayne, IL – May 21, 2016 – Patrick Boyle, show manager of Showplace Productions, announced that a $150,000 1.30m Grand Prix Series has been added to his...

West Palms Events Honors Harriet Landrum At Central California Memorial Day Classic

PRESS RELEASE Join Us In Celebrating Harriet Landrum's Lifetime Contributions To The Horse Show Industry    We would like to recognize the achievements and contributions of a very special woman, Harriet Landrum, who has supported and worked...

McLain Ward and Rothchild Cruise to a Win in $35,000 Grand Prix of North...

  McLain Ward and Rothchild. Photo by The Book LLC PRESS RELEASE North Salem, New York – McLain Ward of Brewster, NY, and Sagamore Farms' Rothchild impressed an eager crowd under perfect conditions on Friday to win...

Addison Gierkink and Denver Van’t Goemanshof Take The Top Spot In The $30,000 Week...

PRESS RELEASE  By Margaret Lynch For Immediate Release With the first of her two rides Addison Gierkink navigated the Anthony D'Ambrosio course to find herself ultimately first and third. Denver Van't Goemanshof her first ride went clean...

Riding the Wave: The Road to IEA Nationals

By Bernie Villeneuve Early Sunday morning on the final day of competition at this year’s IEA Nationals, I found myself wide awake, long before the alarm was scheduled to shriek. Unlike the other mornings when we’d...

The New Guard: Stevie McCarron Wigley Doesn’t Live in Her Father’s Shadow

By Kelsey Konz For horse racing enthusiasts, Stephanie “Stevie” McCarron Wigley’s maiden name holds significant weight and star power. Her dad is Hall of Fame Jockey, Chris McCarron. But though she grew up exposed to...

Savannah College of Art and Design Repeats Win at National Championship

2016 IHSA Collegiate Cup Champions Savannah College of Art and Design. Photo Credit: Tricia Booker/USHJA Archives  PRESS RELEASE Lexington, KY----May 9, 2016----The Savannah College of Art and Design took their second consecutive hunt seat team win last weekend at...

Hamel Family Establishes $25,000 Scholarship Through USHJA Foundation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Lexington, KY----May 10, 2016----The Hamel Family has established the USHJA Foundation Hamel Scholarship for Further Education, which will award up to $25,000 to one USHJA member each year to be used for college,...

Sydney Zahn: Soaring to New Heights

Story and photo by Mackenzie Shuman Like many other riders at the beginning of the show season, Sydney Zahn found herself on a new horse walking into the arena. Nervously, she edged him toward the...

Norris Brings Home Derby Win at Idaho’s Inaugural USEF Rated Show

By Irene Elise Powlick Photos by Stefanie Reed Photography McKenna Norris was excited coming in to the Treasure Valley Classic, Idaho’s first USEF rated ‘B’ show. With normal horse shows regularly being eight to ten hours of...

Vale Wins Venice Concours I $25,000 Grand Prix at Fox Lea

Interview and Photos by TPH Intern Dominique Gonzales Aaron Vale—the name heard at the top of the leaderboard constantly. April 30 was no exception, at the Fox Lea Farm Spring Series (Fla.), he took home...

The World Equestrian Center Redefines Horse Showing in America

Press Release The management of the newly branded World Equestrian Center today unveiled their detailed plan for the development of the largest, state of the art indoor / outdoor equestrian sports venue in the world....

Christian Heineking Multitasks to Win $30,000 Texas Shootout Grand Prix

By TPH Intern Jordan Cobb Click here to see the full photo gallery! Christian Heineking and AJE Equitation’s AJE Cluny proved that sometimes the top of the order isn’t unlucky by starting and ending on top...