Monthly Archives: June 2016

A Holsteiner Gelding’s Transformation Leaves HORSE GYM USA® Speechless

: Speechless and owner John Zambrano have found great success in the hunter ring with the help of the WALK treadmill (photo courtesy of John Zambrano).  San Juan Capistrano, CA (JRPR) — Three years ago, a now seven-year-old Holsteiner gelding called…

For your horse’s sake: Salt needs more attention during hot months

Make salt a higher priority than electrolytes By Juliet M. Getty, Ph.D. Your horse sweats more during the summer, making electrolyte supplementation worth considering. But electrolytes alone will not protect against dehydration. Your horse needs to have enough sodium (salt).…

USEF Names Show Jumping and Dressage Teams and Individuals for CHIO Aachen

    Lexington, Ky. – The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) has named the Hermès U.S. Show Jumping Team and The Dutta Corp. U.S. Dressage Team, along with three individual athlete-and-horse combinations, for CHIO Aachen, taking place July 12-17, 2016. Robert…

2016 NRHA Derby The First Section of the Open Derby Qualifier

Oklahoma City, June 29 – It was an action-packed Wednesday in Oklahoma City where the 37th edition of the National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) Derby is taking place. The finalists of the $190,000-added Non Pro Derby were determined yesterday. Today,…

Spruce Meadows ‘Pan American’ Tournament, Presented by Rolex, Opens with Prix des Nations Competition

Calgary, AB, Canada –The 2016 Spruce Meadows Summer Series continues this week with the ‘Pan American’ Tournament CSI 5*, presented by Rolex, featuring world-class show jumping through Sunday, July 3. Opening competitions on Wednesday featured junior and amateur riders in…

OLD FRIENDS NAMED CHARITY BENEFICIARY OF 2016 BREEDERS’ CUP WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

OLD FRIENDS NAMED CHARITY BENEFICIARY OF 2016 BREEDERS’ CUP WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS; FANS CAN RESERVE A MAKER’S MARK® COMMEMORATIVE ZENYATTA BOTTLE THROUGH DONATION TO OLD FRIENDS The Maker’s Mark limited-edition commemorative Zenyatta bottle will be personally signed by Zenyatta’s connections. GEORGETOWN,…

Banner Year for Country Heir I & II in Bluegrass Country

Lexington, Ky. – June 29, 2016 – For more than 20 years, the Country Heir I and II Horse Shows scheduled in June have become a tradition for many at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, KY and 2016 was…

Kemper and Berry Claim Victories as Roanoke Valley Horse Show Finds Success in Move to Virginia Horse Center

Lexington, Va. (Roanoke Valley Horse Show) – An impressive crowd of over 1,000 spectators turned out Saturday night to see Virginian Brooke Kemper and her own Classified, a 12-year-old Holsteiner Thoroughbred gelding, take home the win in the $25,000 Grand Prix…