Monthly Archives: August 2015

Solaris EMF Named Grand Champ

Lexington, Ky. – This past week, the top young horses in the country showed off their best features at the 2015 Sallie B. Wheeler/US Hunter Breeding National Championships during the East Coast phase on August 29, in Lexington, Va. and…

Rolex Grand Slam of Show Jumping: Everything is set to write history!

In just a few days’ time, the eyes of the world will be cast on Calgary! Because when the prestigious Spruce Meadows ‘Masters’ begins on September 9th, the international show-jumping elite will gather there to compete against each other in…

Dedicated Sponsors Continue to Make Capital Challenge Horse Show a Top Competition Destination for U.S. Equestrians

Upper Marlboro, MD – As the Capital Challenge Horse Show (CCHS) prepares to host the 22nd edition of the competition from September 26-October 4, an array of families and sponsors continue to help make CCHS one of the premier equestrian…

FEI Classics\: Olympic champion Jung makes Burghley debut

By Kate Green Michael Jung (GER) has won most of the glittering prizes on offer in the sport of Eventing, but the reigning Olympic and European Champion has yet to take on the special challenges of the Land Rover Burghley…

USEF Launches Elite Training Center Designation Program

Lexington, Ky.- The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) is pleased to announce the creation of the USEF Elite Training Center Designation Program. The program will, initially, allow venue owners, who have hosted at least one USEF sanctioned team, developing rider…

Custom Saddlery MVR Catherine Chamberlain’s Young Rider Grand Finale

Wayne, IL (August 31, 2015)– Custom Saddlery MVR (Most Valuable Rider) Catherine Chamberlain ended her time as a Young Rider with the remarkable achievement of winning the Young Rider division at the U.S. Dressage Festival of Champions, held at the…

Katherine Miller, Sandra Zimmerli and Sarah Spire Secure Jumper Classic Victories at Swan Lake Fall Festival

Littlestown, PA – August 30, 2015 – Riders at Swan Lake Stables put on their best white breeches on Sunday for a day full of jumper classics, closing out a successful inaugural Swan Lake Fall Festival. Earning jumper classic victories…

Deslauriers Speeds to Top of $25,000 Campbell Stables Show Jumping Derby at the Hampton Classic

 With Hester, the local junior rider records the fastest time. Bridgehampton, N.Y., Aug. 30, 2015 – Lucy Deslauriers, of Southampton, N.Y., defeated three rivals to win the jump-off of the $25,000 Campbell Stables Show Jumping Derby. Her faultless round, in…