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Mollie Bailey

April 28, 2016

British Dressage Star Uthopia To Be Sold At Auction

Horse and Hound reports that Uthopia, one of the horses that helped Great Britain win team gold at the 2012 London Olympic Games with Carl Hester riding, will be sold at public auction on May 27.

Uthopia will be sold through Wilsons Auctions, with no reserve, and online bidding will be available.

April 25, 2016

Brunello Breyer Model To Debut At Tryon International Equestrian Center

Hunter derby superstar Brunello has won the USHJA International Hunter Derby Championships a record three consecutive times, the USEF National Horse of the Year title twice in a row and been named The Chronicle of the Horse’s Show Hunter of the Year. This summer he’ll be collecting a new honor as Breyer announced that the Brunello portrait model will debut at the Tryon International Equestrian Center in Tryon, N.C., during Tryon Spring 8 CSI*****.

March 24, 2016

One To Watch: Setback After Setback Didn't Stop VDL Wizard And Callan Solem From Getting To Gothenburg

VDL Wizard’s road to the top of the sport has been anything but straightforward. But rider Callan Solem has never doubted that he had the heart to go all the way, and he’ll prove her right when the two make their debut together at the Longines FEI World Cup Final.

March 6, 2016

Kittel Continues His Qatari Hot Streak

Doha, Qatar, March 5

Every since the CHI Al Shaqab began hosting a five-star dressage competition there’s been one thing in common: Patrik Kittel has won. This year he continued his domination, topping both the Grand Prix and Grand Prix freestyle with Deja.

The Swedish rider couldn’t control his grin when asked about the 12-year-old mare by Silvano.

“I’ve had her now five years and she just keeps improving a lot,” he said. “I think the mares are coming up in the sport—there are a couple really good ones out there. I couldn’t be happier.”

March 6, 2016

Beerbaum Leads The German Charge In Doha

Doha, Qatar—March 5

The recurring joke at the press conference following the €500,000 Doha CSI***** was that this year’s competition had a particularly German bent, as the top three riders all hailed from that country—not to mention course designer Frank Rothenberger.

“We’ve got one open seat—we could put someone there and field your Olympic team,” quipped moderator Steven Wilde.

March 4, 2016

Citizenguard Taalex Comes Into His Own In Doha

March 4—Doha, Qatar

Gregory Wathelet’s been on a roll since he arrived at the CHI Al Shaqab, already earning a second- and a third-place ribbon. Today he upped the ante by winning the €154,000 1.55-meter CSI***** to score a major payday.


Gregory Wathelet and Citizenguard Taalex. Photo by Mollie Bailey.

March 3, 2016

No Practice Is No Problem For Dreher In Doha

Doha, Qatar—March 3   

For the last three weeks Hans-Dieter Dreher hasn’t been able to get in the tack, but you’d never be able to tell watching him tonight. He trounced the competition in the 1.50-meter speed class at the CHI Al Shaqab, aboard Colore, cutting strides out of lines to win the $70,141 CSI***** class in Doha, Qatar.

February 19, 2016

Minikus Gets The Ride On Two New Top Horses

Todd Minikus is adding two experienced horses to his string: Clouwni and Vita 24.

December 3, 2015

What To Expect At The USHJA Annual Meeting

This year’s U.S Hunter Jumper Association Annual Meeting kicks off Dec. 6 in Orlando, Fla., and there will be plenty of conversation about issues big and small in the sport.

November 27, 2015

Equestrian Photographer Libby Law Suffers Serious Head Injury

International equestrian photographer Libby Law suffered a serious head injury in a roller blading accident on Nov. 17 in Melbourne, Australia. The crash happened days before the Kiwi was to photograph the Australian International Three-Day Event CCI**** in  Adelaide.

According to Law’s Facebook post on Nov. 22, she fractured the back of her skull and suffered a spinal fracture. 

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