Author: Steven Long

RRP AND USEA COLLABORATE TO EDUCATE TRAINERS

    Retired Racehorse Project (RRP) and United States Eventing Association (USEA) announced today a collaboration aimed at educating the trainers of young event horses and Thoroughbred ex-racehorses. RRP’s Thoroughbred Makeover and USEA’s new Young Event Horse Professional Trainer Certification…

Aggie Study Says Bad Time for Farmers

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A majority of representative farms in major U.S. production regions used to project future farm financial conditions would face serious cash flow shortfalls based on 2016 crop prices, a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service economist told members…

Metroplex Track Posts Stakes Schedule

2017 THOROUGHBRED STAKES SCHEDULE SET GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (Wednesday, January 11, 2017) – The 2017 Thoroughbred stakes schedule at Lone Star Park at Grand Prairie will offer 11 stakes worth a combined $1 million in purses, headlined by the $200,000…

Tonight’s NFR Results

Wrangler National Finals Rodeo presented by Polaris RANGER Fourth Performance Results, Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016 Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas, Nev. Bareback riding: 1. Jake Vold, Ponoka, Alberta, 89.5 points on Flying U Rodeo’s Lil Red Hawk, $26,231; 2.…

Alamo City Takes Top Rodeo Honors – PRCA

SAN ANTONIO STOCK SHOW & RODEO VOTED PRCA’S LARGE INDOOR RODEO OF THE YEAR FOR A RECORD TWELVE CONSECUTIVE YEARS LAS VEGAS, NV (PRCA) – The San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo was awarded the 2016 Large Indoor Rodeo of…

FEI World Cup™ Vaulting: Taillez, Derks and the Chevrels prevail in Paris

France’s Clément Taillez with Dyronn and lunger Cedric Cotton won the FEI World Cup™ Vaulting second qualifier in Paris at the Salon du Cheval with marks in excess of 9 for technical moves. (Erin Cowgill/FEI) By Hannah Eccles The FEI World Cup™ Vaulting second qualifier at the Salon…

Winter Freedom!

By Juliet M. Getty, Ph.D. Brrrr! It’s cold! Time to take that heavy jacket out of the closet. And it’s time to prepare the barn! Extra soft bedding, perhaps some nice relaxing music. Close the windows. Even get those heaters…

USHJA Awards Announced

Lexington, Ky.- The United States Hunter Jumper Association is excited to announce the recipients of 2016 annual awards, including the Amateur Sportsmanship Award, Lifetime Achievement Award, Youth Leadership Awards and other prestigious year-end awards, that will be presented at the…

Rio Olympic champion Nick Skelton takes top FEI Award

Equestrian heroes were honoured tonight at the FEI Awards 2016, the “Oscars of the equestrian world”, presented by Longines at the Prince Park Tower Hotel in Tokyo (JPN). (left to right): Juan-Carlos Capelli, Longines’ Vice President and Head of International…