Monthly Archives: October 2014

USHJA Announces Finalists for 2014 Emerging Athletes

 Program National Training Session  Olympic Gold Medalist Peter Wylde and Expert Stable Manager Anne Thornbury to Lead the Training Session LEXINGTON, (USHJA) – The United States Hunter Jumper Association is pleased to announce the 16 riders that have been invited…

Jung and Carlile take Young Horse Eventing titles at Le Lion

  by Louise Parkes   Jung and Carlile take Young Horse Eventing titles at Le Lion by Louise Parkes German star, Michael Jung, scooped the 6-year-old title with Star Connection while Frenchman, Thomas Carlile, steered last year’s 6-year-old winner Tanareze…

REEM ACRA FEI WORLD CUP DRESSAGE 2014/2015 – Round 1, Odense

   Gal wins Reem Acra opening leg at Odense by Louise Parkes   ODENSE, (DEN) – The Dutch were in dominant form at the Reem Acra FEI World Cup Dressage 2014/2015 Western European League opening leg at Odense in Denmark…

Dutch victory roll continues as Vrieling wins opening Longines leg at Oslo

  by Louise Parkes   OSLO, (FEI) – The Netherlands’ Jur Vrieling produced another spectacular result today when winning the first leg of the Longines FEI World Cup Jumping 2014/2015 Western European League series at Oslo in Norway. Partnering VDL…

Horses Buck High at Montana Rodeo, San Fran’s Grand National

NILE ProRodeoBillings, Mont., Oct. 16-18All-around cowboy: Kyle Whitaker, $2,029, tie-down roping and steer wrestling. Bareback riding: 1. R.C. Landingham, 86 points on Powder River Rodeo’s Craig At Midnight, $2,436; 2. Chase Erickson, 85, $1,868; 3. Kyle Bowers, 83, $1,381; 4.…

RAM California Circuit Finals Rodeo

  Lancaster, Calif., Oct. 17-18   Bareback riding: First round: 1. Teddy Athan, 83 points on Four Star Rodeo’s Star Wars, $1,062; 2. Tyson Thompson, 82, $797; 3. Cody Kiser, 77, $531; 4. George Gillespie IV, 75, $266.   Steer…

Rodeo Weekend Underway Across America

RAM Prairie Circuit Finals Rodeo Duncan, Okla., Oct. 16-18 Bareback riding: First round: 1. Caine Riddle, 82 points on New Frontier Rodeo’s Sinner, $1,130; 2. (tie) Brian Leddy and Justin Pollmiller, 72, $706 each; 4. Wyatt Clark, 71, $282. Second…

Texas Rodeos Fire Up for Friday Action

Trinity Valley Exposition Fair & Rodeo Reno Rodeo Photo by Laura Leigh, Horseback Magazine Liberty, Texas, Oct. 16-18 Bareback riding: 1. Evan Jayne, 79 points on Lancaster & Pickett Pro Rodeo’s Choates Cast, $865; 2. Cody Joe Ziober, 77, $649;…