Monthly Archives: October 2016

Indoor Eventing and Dressage Highlight the 2016 Royal Horse Show

Toronto, Ontario – The $20,000 Horseware Indoor Eventing Challenge and the $20,000 Royal Invitational Dressage Cup, presented by Butternut Ridge, return to highlight the 2016 Royal Horse Show, held from November 4 to 13 as part of the 94th Royal…

Pennsylvania National Horse Show Receives USEF Heritage Competition Award

“Harrisburg” Receives Special Designation For Select Competitions HARRISBURG, PA – October 28, 2016– The Pennsylvania National Horse Show received the United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) Heritage Competition award in a special ceremony at this year’s event. USEF President Chrystine Tauber…

Show Jumping Stars Return to Vegas – Tickets on Sale!

Las Vegas, NV – October 28, 2016 –  The South Point Equestrian Arena will again be dressed in Longines splendor on Saturday, November 19th at 7:30pm to showcase a full evening of equestrian entertainment. Opening with a colorful Parade of Nations…

Announcing the 2017 Para-Equestrian Dressage FEI Grade Name Changes and Tests

By: Lindsay Y. McCall   October 28, 2016 – The FEI recently announced changes to the Para-Dressage Grade names in addition to new FEI Para-Equestrian Dressage Tests. The new Para-Dressage Grade names will not change a riders classification they are…

Lauren Hough and Ohlala Top $35,000 Welcome Stake at the 2016 Washington International Horse Show

Laura Kraut and Andretti S Victorious in $35,000 Accumulator Costume Class; Isabel Ryan and Eve Jobs Win Junior/Amateur-Owner Jumper Speed Rounds Washington, D.C. – The 2016 Washington International Horse Show (WIHS) hosted its third day of equestrian competition at Verizon…

Pony Club Members Win at North American Junior Field Hunter Championships

October 27, 2016 (Lexington, KY) — The 2016 North American Junior Field Hunter Championships were hosted by Dr. & Mrs. Jack van Nagell at their own Boone Valley Farm on October 23rd in Lexington, KY. The event, designed for junior riders,…

Isabela de Sousa Uses TheraPlate to Overcome Challenges and Compete in the Thoroughbred Makeover

Isabela de Sousa proves that her off-the-track Throroughbred, Carajillo, can excel in other equestrian disciplines  (Photo courtesy of Shawn McMillen Photography, www.shawnmcmillen.com Lexington, KY (October 27, 2016) – Fifteen-year-old Isabela de Sousa affectionately describes her off-the-track-Thoroughbred, Carajillo, as a perfect gentleman.…

Two Reserve Championships Kick Off SBS Farms’ Indoor Season

Harrisburg, Pa. – October, 25 2016 – With the Indoor Finals underway, SBS Farms, Inc. is once again showing off its winning ways. Kristy Herrera brought home the reserve championship in the Regular Conformation Hunter division aboard Jennifer Alfano’s Candid,…

EQUUS Foundation, Platinum Performance®, Kristin Hardin & Bentley Win “Charity Woof Cup” at Del Mar

The Del Mar International Horse Show opened its evening festivities on Saturday, October 22nd with the 2nd Annual Charity Woof Cup presented by The San Diego Union – Tribune. Team EQUUS Foundation sponsored by Platinum Performance® emerged victorious thanks to…