Monthly Archives: December 2016

FEI World Cup™ Vaulting: Boe, Heiland and Lupacchini and Stopazzini dominate in tense qualifier at Mechelen

World No. 1, Germany’s Kristina Boe, got her FEI World Cup™ Vaulting 2016/2017 campaign off to the perfect start with victory at the fourth leg of the series in Mechelen, Belgium. (Dirk Caremans/FEI)   By Hannah Eccles   The fourth…

Bosty bursts the Belgian bubble with brilliant victory at Mechelen

Rio 2016 Olympic team gold medallists, Roger Yves Bost and Sydney Une Prince from France, stormed to victory at the ninth leg of the Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping 2016/2017 Western European League at Mechelen, Belgium today. (Dirk Caremans/FEI)  …

Florida Gold Coast Quarter Horse Circuit In Full Swing On Third Day Of Competition

Tampa, FL – December 30, 2016 – The Nation’s top Quarter Horses filled all four rings at the Bob Thomas Equestrian Center as the Florida Gold Coast Quarter Horse Circuit entered its third of the four-day event at the Florida State Fairgrounds. Twelve judges…

IJsbrand Chardon is the master in Mechelen

: The Netherlands’ IJsbrand Chardon was thrilled to win the FEI World Cup™ Driving leg in Mechelen (BEL) for the first time in his career tonight. (FEI /Dirk Caremans) By Cindy Timmer   After a very close battle it was Dutchman IJsbrand…

NRHA’s Newest Four Million Dollar Sire: Custom Crome

For Immediate Release- Oklahoma City, Okla., December 30, 2016- The National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) is excited to announce that Custom Crome has become the association’s newest Four Million Dollar Sire. With offspring earnings totaling more than $4,000,256 this accomplishment…

International language forms now available from APHA

FORT WORTH—APHA is making registering, transferring and breeding Paint Horses easier for horse lovers around the world. Select registration- and breeding-related forms are now available in Italian, French and German, with plans to release more in those languages as well as…

Para-Dressage Symposium with FEI 3* Dressage and FEI 4* Para Dressage Judge Kristi Wysocki January 22-24

Para-Dressage Symposium with FEI 3* Dressage and FEI 4* Para Dressage Judge Kristi Wysocki January 22-24, Open to All Countries Wellington, Florida – December 29, 2016 – Para-Equestrian Dressage riders from all countries are invited to participate in the USEF…

Marcus Fyffe Dressage Earn 2016 National Year-End Award Titles

Wellington, Fla. – December 28, 2016 – The competition season in 2016 brought much success for both Olympian David Marcus and Grand Prix competitor Nicholas Fyffe, as well as their Marcus Fyffe Dressage clients. To top off a standout year,…

CORRAL Riding Academy gets a leg up from Hagyard Pharmacy

  The EQUUS Foundation is pleased to announce that CORRAL Riding Academy has been selected as a recipient of the Hagyard Helps Horses program sponsored by Hagyard Pharmacy. An equine charity bearing the EQUUS Foundation Messenger designation is selected each…