Lexington, Ky. - Four-in-Hand driver, Chester Weber, has enjoyed an extremely successful 2014 competitive campaign with his own and Jane Clark's team winning both in the United States and abroad, and in doing so has risen to the number one ranked driver in the world. Weber (Ocala, Fla.) stands atop the FEI Top Driver Award Standings-Four-in-Hand with 71 points as well as the FEI World Cup Driving Qualification Standings with 81 points.
Las Vegas-August 12, 2014- Las Vegas Events, Inc., producer of the 2015 FEI World Cup Finals, is excited to announce that it is establishing the John Quirk Cup to be presented to the winner of the $75,000 Grand Prix of Las Vegas at next April's event.
Ridgefield, CT – August 11, 2014 – 'Anne's Night,' an evening to celebrate the life and philanthropy of Anne Heyman, is pleased to announce the line-up of fantastic entertainment for the fundraising event on September 13th. Held at Double H Farm in Ridgefield, CT, and coinciding with the top show jumping event, the American Gold Cup, 'Anne's Night' will feature three incredible artists: Five-time Tony Award-winning Kelli O'Hara, Grammy Award-nominated Sophie B Hawkins, and The Max Weinberg Band (drummer for the E Street Band) with vocalist Curtis King.
Lexington, VA - August 11, 2014 - The native ponies of Ireland were well represented at the American Connemara Pony Society's Region III Show, July 26-27, at the Virginia Horse Center. Pony owners flocked to the Horse Center from Pennsylvania and the Mid-Atlantic region of Virginia, North Carolina, Maryland, Washington D.C., West Virginia and Delaware.
Verden, Germany – Canadian Olympian David Marcus scored a personal best to finish second to Steffen Peters of the United States in Grand Prix competition held August 9 at CDI3* Verden, Germany. Marcus is preparing to represent Canada at the upcoming Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games from August 23 to September 7 in Normandy, France.
Devon, PA – Life-long horseman and stuntman, Guy McLean, will appear at the 2014 Dressage at Devon Horse Show on September 26 though September 28 at the Devon Show Horse Grounds, Devon, PA. Exhibits will take place each day of the performance show.
5 August, 2014 -- Scottsville, VA -- ETB Equine Construction of Scottsville, VA is thrilled to announce that they have signed a contract, in cooperation with Greg Schlappi, of Landrum, SC to build the cross-country course for the 2015 Pan-Am Games in Toronto. The Games will take place at Will O'Wind Farm, Jeff and Ann Morgan's farm in Ontario, and will be designed by Wayne Coping from Australia.