Temecula, Calif., Feb. 22, 2014— The Galway Downs International Horse Trials will welcome top-level riders and horses from the United States, Canada and other countries on March 28-30 at the Galway Downs Equestrian Center. Riders will be competing in three international divisions—the CIC3*, the CIC2* and the CIC1*.
February 24, 2014-Lexington, Kentucky- This year’s Thoroughbreds For All event star line up will include: Olympic dressage rider Linda Zang, Pan American Games eventing gold medalist Lynn Symansky, and Kentucky Oaks winning jockey Rosie Napravnik. All three will share their experience in working with retired racehorses to an expected crowd of over 600 Thoroughbred enthusiasts.
Wellington, Florida – Alison Cooney claimed victory in the $15,000 High Amateur-Owner Classic held February 22 at the FTI Consulting Winter Equestrian Festival in Wellington, Florida. For wearing SSG ‘Digital’ riding gloves on her way to the win, Cooney also picked up a $1,000 bonus in the SSG Gloves “Go Clean for the Green” promotion in recognition of her loyalty to the SSG brand.
Gulfport, MS - February 21, 2014 - The innovative and world-class CWD Sellier saddles are the choice of countless riders at the Gulf Coast Winter Classics, and now the saddle has signed on as the official saddler of the Gulf Coast Classic Company through 2016.
Wellington, FL - February 21, 2014 - Laura Kraut and Cherry Knoll Farm's Cedric rode to a top three finish out of a field of 115 contenders yesterday during the $125,000 Ruby et Violette WEF Challenge Cup Round 7 held at the FTI Consulting Winter Equestrian Festival (FTI WEF). The 15-year-old grey gelding completed a quick and tidy jump off to nab third place in a time of 42.96 seconds for Section B of the "California Split."
Wellington, FL - February 20, 2014 - Citrus Series Horse Shows at Jim Brandon Equestrian Center at Okeeheelee Park provide the perfect setting for trainers to bring their developing horses for an easy-going outing and for amateurs to gain confidence over both hunter and jumper courses.
Wellington, Florida – For the second time this season, Alvaro ‘Doda’ Miranda claimed a $3,000 bonus for wearing SSG Gloves on his way to victory. Having won the Ruby et Violette WEF Challenge Cup Series Round II during the second week of competition, the Brazilian Olympian returned to the International Arena to take top honours in the $125,000 Ruby et Violette WEF Challenge Cup Series Round VII at the 2014 FTI Consulting Winter Equestrian Festival in Wellington, FL.