Monthly Archives: September 2016

Pennsylvania National Horse Show joins EQUUS Foundation Alliance

The EQUUS Foundation is pleased to welcome the Pennsylvania National Horse Show Foundation (PNHS) as a member of the EQUUS Foundation Alliance. As the charitable arm of the Pennsylvania National Horse Show in Harrisburg, PA, the PNHS Foundation supports projects…

Frederik The Great to Continue North American Tour and Make Special Appearance at Tryon International Equestrian Center on Saturday, October 1st

Mill Spring, NC – September 26, 2016 – Frederik The Great, a fifteen-year-old Friesian stallion and internet sensation, will travel to Tryon International Equestrian Center (TIEC) for a special appearance and meet and greet event on Saturday, October 1, during…

Olympic Riders Head Impressive List of Entries at 2016 Pennsylvania National Horse Show

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania – September 27, 2016 – Seven Olympians from five countries head an impressive list of entries set to compete at the 2016 Pennsylvania National Horse Show presented by The Lindsay Maxwell Charitable Fund (PNHS) when it returns to the Pennsylvania Farm…

Washington Intl. Set for Late October

Gladstone, N.J. – Sept. 27, 2016 – The capital of the United States will once again be filled with more than 500 of the world’s top horses and riders vying for half a million dollars in prize money as the…

Horses Healing Hearts Hosts Florida Atlantic University’s Counseling and Psychological Services Department

  Wellington, Fla. – Sept. 26, 2016 – Horses Healing Hearts (HHH) hosted twenty-six members of Florida Atlantic University’s Counseling and Psychological Services Department for a unique team-building exercise on Friday, August 19. While many participants did not know what…

Double-gold for France and Germany at Montelibretti

An abundance of medals! On the Young Riders podium at the FEI European Eventing Championships for Juniors and Young Riders 2016 in Montelibretti (ITA) yesterday: (L to R) individual silver medallist Hella Meise (GER), individual and team gold medallist Marie…

Reminder: Beware of laminitis risk in fall pasture!

As temperatures begin to dip, Dr. Juliet Getty, equine nutrition specialist, reminds you to help your horse make the transition to winter feeding in good shape—and that means you being informed about the sugar and starch that lurk in your…

USEF Announces the 2017 U.S. Saddle Seat Young Riders Teams

From the USEF Communications Department Lexington, Ky. – The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) is pleased to announce the selection of the 2017 U.S. Saddle Seat Young Riders Teams. The USEF received nearly 100 applications from around the country. After…

Peyton Warren Secures 2016 Platinum Performance/USEF Show Jumping Talent Search Finals-West Title

San Juan Capistrano, Calif. – Always a test of mindfulness and skill, the four phases of the 2016 Platinum Performance/USEF Show Jumping Talent Search Finals – West illustrate the demands on a show jumper. Nineteen qualified riders began the finals…

Final Championship Titles Awarded at GAIG/USDF Region 2 Championships at Lamplight Equestrian Center

Wayne, Ill. – Sept. 25, 2016 – The final group of champions was determined on Sunday as the GAIG/USDF Region 2 Championship concluded. Rachael Hicks of Louisville, Kentucky, stole the show this weekend, winning three championships on her talented horses.…