Monthly Archives: October 2015

REINING: EQUIDIA LYON REINING INTERNATIONAL OPEN

LYON – Like each year, the Lyon Reining International Open lived up to its promises; the grandstands were full and the majority of top European riders were present. There was suspense right to the end, since Bernard Fonck, a million…

Richie Moloney and Alsvid Sail to Victory in Salamander Hotels & Resorts $35,000 Accumulator Costume Class

Lexington, KY – October 30, 2015 – There was a fun-filled atmosphere at the CP National Horse Show on Friday night as athletes and residents alike got in the Halloween spirit. Local groups were invited out for “Barn Night” to…

USHJA Zone 5 Horseman of the Year Award Presented to the Howard Lewis Family and Elizabeth Johnson at the CP National Horse Show

The Howard Lewis Family accepted the Award for the USHJA Zone 5 Horseman of the Year presented by Diane Carney, Kevin Price and Emma Nichols of USHJA.  Photo by Chicago Equestrian. Lexington, KY – October 30, 2015 – The USHJA…

Starlights Wrangler Earns NRHA Million Dollar Sire Status

Congratulations are in order for Starlights Wrangler, owned by Hendricks Broten Equine Assets, who has become an NRHA Million Dollar Sire. Starlights Wrangler joins other notable sires who have achieved the lofty distinction. His remarkable breeding career was preceded by…

Bentley Scottsdale Polo Championships Sets New 1-Day Attendance Record

12,469 Attended “World’s Most Interesting Polo Event” (SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.) – On Saturday, October 24th, nearly 12,500 spectators attended the Bentley Scottsdale Polo Championships: Horses & Horsepower, taking in all of the sights and sounds of the “world’s most interesting polo…

Spain’s Ferrer-Salat steals Reem Acra limelight in Lyon

by Louise Parkes   Riding the crest of the wave that saw them take Freestyle bronze at the FEI European Championships in Aachen, Germany two months ago, Spain’s Beatriz Ferrer-Salat and Delgado registered a convincing victory at the second leg…

Vanlandingham Reaches a Million

NRHA Professional Jason Vanlandingham recently reached what many riders consider the “crowning achievement” in an NRHA competitor’s reining career when his NRHA earnings topped the million dollar mark. “It’s a big honor and a tribute to all the people who…

2015 Royal Horse Show® Opens in One Week

Toronto, Ontario – With one week to go before the opening of the 2015 Royal Horse Show, tickets are selling fast. Held as part of The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair from November 6 to 15 at Exhibition Place, the Royal…

Spooks Gotta Gun Earns Million Dollar Sire Status

Congratulations are in order for Spooks Gotta Gun, owned by Silver Spurs Equine, who has become an NRHA Million Dollar Sire.  The much heralded and sought after achievement marks a stallion’s success in the breeding pen and punctuates his ability…

Royal Show One Week Away

Toronto, Ontario – With one week to go before the opening of the 2015 Royal Horse Show, tickets are selling fast. Held as part of The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair from November 6 to 15 at Exhibition Place, the Royal…