Monthly Archives: November 2016

Triple Crown® Nutrition Officially Partners with Rio Olympic Games Bronze Medalist Allison Brock

Triple Crown is proud to now officially sponsor Olympic medalist Allison Brock (Photo courtesy of Susan J Stickle) Wayzata, MN (November 29, 2016) – Triple Crown Nutrition, Inc., is pleased to officially announce its partnership with international Grand Prix dressage…

Congratulations to Amy Rushing and West Coast Magnum: NAAC Silver Spurs Equine Rookie of the Year Champions

Oklahoma City, November 29 – The National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) hosts the Adequan® North American Affiliate Championships (NAAC) each year during the NRHA Futurity in Oklahoma City. The championships are for NRHA members and horses who have qualified through…

NRHA’s 50th Anniversary Special Events Kick Off at the 2016 NRHA Futurity & Adequan® NAAC

The 2016 National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) Futurity & Adequan® North American Affiliate Championship (NAAC) Show is in full swing. On Sunday, November 27, the kick off of NRHA’s 50th anniversary special events began with “Learn from the Legends,” a…

Stories of Greatness: Michele McLeod, Bound for Barrel Racing

Top barrel racer and Purina® Ambassador Michele McLeod is featured in the third Stories of Greatness installment.   Shoreview, Minn. [November 28 2016] – Being at the top of your game is far from a walk in the park, and…

ALRV is expanding its commitment to youth promotion in the field of equestrian sport: Dressage show in the winter from 2017 onwards

The aspiring top young show-jumpers have been hailing in the festive season at the Salut-Festival Aachen for over a quarter of a century. In four age groups they battle it out to take the victories in the Grand Prix and…

Otto Becker about the CHIO Aachen: “Moments that one never forgets”

(Photo: CHIO Aachen).  f.r.l. Frank Kemperman, Otto Becker and Carl Meulenbergh. 230 days before the traditional CHIO Aachen begins, together with the national coach the organisers presented the programme during the “Salut-Festival Aachen”, the show for aspiring young riders. The…

FEI World Cup™ Vaulting: Taillez, Derks and the Chevrels prevail in Paris

France’s Clément Taillez with Dyronn and lunger Cedric Cotton won the FEI World Cup™ Vaulting second qualifier in Paris at the Salon du Cheval with marks in excess of 9 for technical moves. (Erin Cowgill/FEI) By Hannah Eccles The FEI World Cup™ Vaulting second qualifier at the Salon…

Winter Freedom!

By Juliet M. Getty, Ph.D. Brrrr! It’s cold! Time to take that heavy jacket out of the closet. And it’s time to prepare the barn! Extra soft bedding, perhaps some nice relaxing music. Close the windows. Even get those heaters…

Shannon Rafacz and Iboom win the NAAC Novice Horse Non Pro Level 2 – Kara Gray Frye and Juice N Silk win the Level 1

Oklahoma City, November 27 – It was an action-packed Sunday at the 2016 NRHA Futurity & Adequan North American Affiliate Championship Show (NAAC). The first section of the second go-round of the $472,500*-added (*subject to change based on nominations) Open…