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Lindsay Berreth and Sara Lieser

October 19, 2014

Show Jumping Tips From The Top At Fair Hill

A three-day event is the ultimate test in eventing and with the recent rule change requiring Fédération Equestre International CIC events to hold show jumping before cross-country, being able to master the art of keeping the rails up on the final day on a tired horse at a CCI is a valuable skill and one not able to practiced often.

We asked some of the top riders at the Dutta Corp Fair Hill International their advice on jumping a clear round on a horse that's just run an 8- to 10-minute cross-country course.

October 18, 2014

Master Frisky Makes Quick Work Of Fair Hill CCI***

Oct. 18 - Elkton, Md.   

Boyd Martin has a lot of horses in his barn, and if you asked him, Master Frisky would probably not be the one to stand out in a crowd.

But the gelding held his own on cross-country day at The Dutta Corp Fair Hill International, tackling Derek di Grazia’s grueling course and showing Martin he’s earned a place near the top of his string.

October 18, 2014

Jessop Shines In Her Fair Hill CCI** Debut

Oct. 18 - Elkton, Md.   

Victoria Jessop had been grooming for friends at the Dutta Corp Fair Hill International for years, and when she finally came with her own ride, Desert Mystery, to contest the CCI**, she made her name known.

Jessop was lying second after dressage behind Californian Matt Brown and Happenstance, and when they picked up a runout early on course, Jessop knew she needed to lay down a clear ride.

December 12, 2012

FEI Releases Eventing Rules FAQ

As U.S. event riders begin to think about their 2013 competition calendars, a minor uproar has broken out over the new Fédération Equestre Internationale qualifications, which will go into effect Jan. 1.

In response to the confusion, the FEI released a Frequently Asked Questions document to further explain the new rules and qualifications.

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