Monthly Archives: February 2017

HOUSTON FOOD ENTHUSIASTS PACK NRG CENTER FOR A TASTE OF THE HOUSTON LIVESTOCK SHOW AND RODEO™

FEB. 27, 2017 — HOUSTON —The sold-out Rodeo Uncorked! Roundup and Best Bites Competition featured dishes from 111 distinguished Houston restaurants, chefs and caterers paired with winning wines from the 2017 Rodeo Uncorked! International Wine Competition. Champion wines were selected…

Where Dreams Become Reality: NRHyA Buy A Pro Auction

Ever wonder what it is like to ride with elite reining trainers in the industry? The National Reining Horse Youth Association (NRHyA) hosts the annual Buy A Pro online auction where reining enthusiasts can bid on their chance to ride…

James R. Wolf Appointed USET Foundation Deputy Executive Director

  James R. Wolf Gladstone, N.J. – Feb. 27, 2017 – The United States Equestrian Team (USET) Foundation is pleased to announce that James (Jim) R. Wolf has been named deputy executive director. Wolf has been involved in equestrian sport governance…

Seventh FEI World Cup™ Driving title for Boyd Exell

Boyd Exell on his way to his seventh FEI World Cup™ Driving title (FEI / Stefan Lafrentz) By Cindy Timmer After a breath taking competition at the renowned Gothenburg Horse Show in Sweden, Boyd Exell (AUS) won the FEI World…

Peter Leone and Wayfarer Top $50,000 Grand Prix CSI 2* at the 2017 Winter Equestrian Festival

Samuel Parot Wins $86,000 Suncast® 1.50m Championship Jumper Classic; Erika Luter Victorious in THIS Children’s Medal 15-17 Wellington, FL – February 26, 2017 – Peter Leone (USA) and Wayfarer concluded week seven of the 2017 Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF) with…

Sweden’s Von Eckermann victorious in last-chance thriller at Gothenburg

: Henrik von Eckermann brought the Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping 2017 Western European League to a fairytale finish on home ground in Gothenburg (SWE) today when snatching victory with a breath-taking performance from the 11-year-old mare, Mary Lou. (Stefan Lafrentz/FEI)…

First CDI-W Victory for Arlene Page and Dr. House 2 at AGDF 7

Wellington, FL – February 25, 2017 – Arlene Page (USA) and Dr. House 2 captured a win in the FEI Grand Prix Special CDI-W, presented by The Axel Johnson Group, on Saturday, February 25, during the seventh week of competition…

Isabell and the horse that nearly went to heaven win in Gothenburg

Germany’s Isabell Werth strutted to her fifth victory in the FEI World Cup™ Dressage 2017 Western European League in Gothenburg, Sweden today riding Emilio. (Stefan Lafrentz/FEI) by Louise Parkes   He was once so frightened and unmanageable that no one…