Monthly Archives: December 2014

From Bloodhorse Magazine: A View From the Other Side of the Fence

  by Phil Combest, President, Florida Horsemen’s Benevolent and Protective Association As many in the Thoroughbred industry are aware, there is an ongoing dispute regarding stabling at the track formerly known as Calder Race Course, now operating as Gulfstream Park…

Equestrians Got Talent

 “American Equestrians Got Talent” to Debut During Wellington Winter Season   Wellington, FL – December 16, 2014 – Mark your calendar and make your plans now for the new highlight of the winter social calendar in Wellington, Florida. American Equestrians…

Famed Colorado Horse Park Sold

Mark Bellissimo Partnership Signs to Acquire the Colorado Horse Park PARKER, CO (Colorado Horse Park) – Mark Bellissimo announced today that a new partnership has been formed and has signed a contract to acquire the Colorado Horse Park (CHP) in Parker, Colorado.…

Devon Horse Show and Country Fair Reports Record Results

    DEVON, PA (Devon Horse Show) – Strengthened by record revenue earnings, the Devon Horse Show and Country Fair experienced historical results in 2014, making it a “banner” year according to President and CEO, Sarah Coxe Lange. “By all measures,…

FEI and Perform announce extended media services agreement

Renewal of FEI TV partnership secures live and on-demand delivery of the world’s top Equestrian events to global online and mobile audiences  LAUSANNE, (FEI) – The Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI), world governing body for equestrian sport, has announced a two-year…

ACTHA Pens Strategic Alliance With FOSH

To learn what the acronyms stand for, read on…  Friends of Sound Horses (FOSH) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an educational partnership with ACTHA, the American Competitive Trail Horse Association. ACTHA founder, Carrie Scrima, and FOSH…

ACTHA Post Solid Gains 2014

“It is never as much as we want but we’ll take a 33 percent gain over the previous year as long as we can keep the lights on and keep horses employed in record numbers,” states Tom Scrima, ACTHA’s General…

Texas State Parks Join the Spirit of the Season

AUSTIN, (TPWD) – State Park Hosts Christmas Play – Come to Goliad State Park from 2 to 4 p.m. on Dec. 20 to see “Los Pastores,” a shepherd’s play. Created after Spain came to the New World, shepherd’s plays were used to…