Tryon, NC - February 24, 2015 – Tryon International Equestrian Center (TIEC) and the Tryon Equestrian Partners are proud to announce the 2015 spring show schedule for the equestrian center, which will feature FEI CSI 3*/4* competition set to take place at the end of May. Located in the beautiful rolling hills of North Carolina's Blue Ridge Mountain range, TIEC will look to expand FEI competition opportunities for equestrians of all disciplines during the 2015 spring, summer and fall seasons.
Wellington, Florida. February 22, 2015 - The equestrian community and Palm Beach residents gathered together on Sunday, February 22, 2015 for the Equestrian Aid Foundation’s “A Night of Legends.” An evening of cocktails, dinner and unique entertainment, the event was held at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center and raised money to support horsemen and equine-related professionals suffering from illness or catastrophic injury.
Houghton, NY (February 19, 2015) - Houghton College’s Equine program has received a national honor with the induction of lesson horse Pumpkin into the EQUUS Foundation and United States Equestrian Federation’s Horse Stars Hall of Fame for 2015. Pumpkin will be inducted at the EQUUS Foundation's Fete Cheval Etoile on Friday, Feb. 20 at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center in Wellington, Florida.
Pumpkin will be recognized in the humanitarian category in light of the many lives he has enriched and inspired through his years of service.
Wellington, FL - February 19, 2015 - Four National and European Champion youth riders from Belgium, Germany, and the Netherlands will be making the journey across the Atlantic to compete at the Adequan® Global Dressage Festival's Week 9 Palm Beach Dressage Derby and the Week 10 Florida International Dressage Youth Championships. All four riders, traveling with Jochen Arl, are set to compete in Wellington for the championships, increasing international presence in the Young Rider and Junior divisions.
Oslo, Norway, Feb. 7, 2015 - The Federation Internationale des Gentlemen Riders et des Cavalieres (Fegentri) elected prominent local horseman Mr. Donald Yovanovich to the Board of Directors of the Federation on February 7, 2015 in Oslo, Norway at the 60th Annual General Assembly representing a membership of 25 different nations with over 70 delegates. Mr.
Bedford, NY – February 14, 2015 – The 13th Annual Dressage4Kids’ Weekend Educational Program was a huge success! Forty speakers and 300 participants gathered at Nonnewaug High School in Woodbury, CT over two days to discuss all things horse and rider related in their quest to become better overall horsemen. As certified mental skills trainer and nationally ranked tennis player, Brian Lomax, said, “No one rolls out of bed #1 in the world.
Raeford, NC - February 12, 2015. - With just five weeks until the start of competition, the Cloud 11 ~ Gavilan North LLC Carolina International is once again set to host a world-class eventing competition. After a record setting inaugural event, the 2015 edition has raised the bar for competitors, owners, patrons, and fans as it announces major sponsorships, in addition to awarding increased prize money and delivering a live webcast of the weekend’s feature competition.
February 17, 2015 - Ten horses will be inducted into the Horse Stars Hall of Fame for 2015 at the EQUUS Foundation's Fete Cheval Etoile on Friday, February 20, 2015 at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center in Wellington, Florida.