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…

Sharn Wordley Pilots Casper and Barnetta to Top Three Finish in $130,000 Asheville/Greenville BMW Centers’ Grand Prix CSI 3*

Mill Spring, NC – October 29, 2016 – Sharn Wordley (NZL) and Casper made a quick dash to the finish in the $130,000 Asheville/Greenville BMW Centers’ Grand Prix CSI 3* at Tryon International Equestrian Center (TIEC) to top the final…

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…

Love Horses, Love Your Friends and Family this Holiday Season through Tax-Deductible Brooke USA Shop Virtual Gifts

Lexington, Ky. – Oct. 29, 2016 – Make your holiday gift giving a little more meaningful this year with tax-deductible Brooke USA Shop (www.BrookeUSAshop.org) virtual gifts to support the world’s largest international equine welfare charity, Brooke. Brooke provides programs around…

Caelinn Leahy Travels to Beijing for BTEA Future Stars Competition

Bellis Show Jumping Wraps Up Season The teams and representatives for the BTEA Future Stars Equestrian Competition in Beijing, China. Beijing, China – October 26, 2016 – Junior rider Caelinn Leahy, 14, was invited to participate in the 2016 Beijing…

Equestrian Bit Study Conducted in the United Kingdom Results in Revolutionary Poll Pressure Guide developed by Neue Schule

An equestrian bit study conducted by Neue Schule in the United Kingdom has resulted in the revolutionary Poll Pressure Guide, developed by Neue Schule (Photos courtesy of Neue Schule) Riverhead, NY (October 28, 2016) — The revolutionary Poll Pressure Guide…

Ward and Vale Clear Seven Feet to Tie for Victory in $25,000 International Jumper Puissance

Amanda Derbyshire and Luibanta BH Take $50,000 GE International Jumper Speed Final; Eve Jobs and Beth Von Brecht Victorious in Junior/Amateur-Owner Jumpers Annabel Revers Earns Grand Junior Hunter Championship and Best Child Rider Title Washington, D.C – The 2016 Washington…

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…