Tag Archive for Eventing

Equestrian sport gallops into the Rio limelight

Equestrian sport gallops into the Rio limelight By Louise Parkes   Equestrian sport arrives in Rio with its head held high, the bit between its teeth and on the crest of a wave of expansion across the globe.   The…

USEF Announces Fall 2016 Eventing Competition Grant Recipients

From the USEF Communications Department Lexington, Ky. – The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) is pleased to announce the recipients of Land Rover/USEF and USET Foundation eventing competition grants for the Millstreet International Horse Trials CCI3*, Land Rover Burghley Horse…

FEI Nations Cup™ Eventing 2016: British team triumph again at Strzegom

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The winning British team at Strzegom (POL), fourth leg of the 2016 FEI Nations Cup™ Eventing: (left to right): Izzy Taylor, Laura Collett, Chef d’Equipe Philip Surl, Holly Woodhead and Rosalind Canter. (FEI/Eventing Photo)   By Catherine Austen Great Britain,…

USEF Announces Land Rover/USEF Eventing Competition Grant Recipients for The Event at Rebecca Farm

  From the USEF Communications Department Lexington, Ky. – The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) is pleased to announce the recipients of Land Rover/USEF Eventing Competition Grants for The Event at Rebecca Farm CCI3*, July 21-24, 2016, in Kalispell, Mont. The…

Katherine Bateson-Chandler Continues Successful European Tour in United Kingdom

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International Grand Prix dressage rider and trainer Katherine Bateson-Chandler continues her European competition schedule this summer in the United Kingdom (Photo courtesy of Katherine Bateson-Chandler). Hartpury, Great Britain (June 20, 2016) – United Kingdom native Katherine Bateson-Chandler returned to her…

USEF Names U.S. Olympic Eventing Team for Rio 2016 Olympic Games

The following athlete-and-horse combinations will compose the Team (in alphabetical order): Phillip Dutton (West Grove, Pa.) and Caroline Moran, Simon Roosevelt, and Thomas Tierney’s Fernhill Cubalawn, a 2003 Holsteiner gelding Direct Reserves HND Group’s Mighty Nice, a 2004 Irish Sport…

Accuhorsemat Sponsors Three-Day Eventing Competitons at the 2016 Colorado Horse Park

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Accuhorsemat sponsored the $10,000 Accuhorsemat Open Welcome Stake at Equestrian Sport Production Spring Series in Wellington, Fl. Mark Bluman won top honors Parker, CO (June 1, 2016) — Accuhorsemat, the new equine acupressure blanket distrubuted in North America by Acuswede of…

FEI Nations Cup Eventing: German team triumphant at Houghton Hall

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Germany, winners of the FEI Nations Cup™ Eventing at Houghton Hall (GBR) for the second year running (left to right): Peter Thomsen, Josefa Sommer, Bettina Hoy and Josephine Schnauffer, with their coach Christopher Bartle (Trevor Holt/FEI) The German team again…

Ten Teams to Compete at the Inaugural USEA Intercollegiate Eventing Championship at the Virginia Horse Center

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  Lexington, Va. – The inaugural United States Eventing Association (USEA) Intercollegiate Eventing Championship begins today at the Virginia Horse Center in Lexington, Va. Beginner Novice through CCI* level riders from ten colleges and universities around the East Coast make…

USEF Names Land Rover U.S. Eventing Team for Houghton International Horse Trials CICO3*

From the USEF Communications Department Lexington, Ky. –  The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) is pleased to announce the athlete-and-horse combinations who will represent the United States on the Land Rover U.S. Eventing Team in FEI Nations Cup™ Eventing competition…