Month: October 2016

Hunter Holloway Wins WIHS Equitation Finals



The 2016 WIHS Equitation Finals concluded on Saturday evening with a win for Hunter Holloway (18), of Topeka, KS. Forty of the nation’s top junior riders qualified to compete in this year’s championship, which was held over three phases of…

Italy wins the cutting championship

Pietro Valeri is the new European Open Cutting champion. Riding Poundcake Deluxe, the Italian rider took first place in this  NCHA (National Cutting Horse Association) competition, with a total score of 294.50 after the two  rounds. “On Thursday, I completed a really good first…

EQUIDIA LYON INTERNATIONAL REINING OPEN

21 horses took part in the Equidia Lyon International Reining Open this afternoon at Equita Lyon. This is the flagship class of the reining competition with $35,000 in prize money. Although the French rider Fabien Boiron and Bastien Bourgeois did…

14 Riders Finish Grand Prix Jump Off

Fourteen riders made it through to the jump-off in the Longines Grand Prix qualifying class for the Equita Masters presented by Equidia Life and the Longines FEI World Cup Jumping on Sunday. Indeed, many riders were caught out by the…

Werth and Weihegold produce spectacular win in Lyon

Germany’s Isabell Werth produced a personal-best Freestyle score to win today’s second leg of the FEI World Cup™ Dressage 2016/2017 Western European League riding Weihegold at Lyon, France. (Pierre Costabadie/FEI).  by Louise Parkes   German superstar, Isabell Werth, produced a…