Calgary, AB, Canada – July 10, 2014 – Spruce Meadows kicked off its final week of summer competition with the ‘Pan American’ Tournament CSI 5* on Thursday and a win for Colombia’s Daniel Bluman and Apardi in the day’s feature $33,500 G&C Farm Cup 1.5
Upper Marlboro, MD – July 10, 2014 – The Capital Challenge Horse Show (CCHS) is pleased to announce revisions to this year’s Future Hunter qualifications in an effort to align with current USEF regulations.
Lexington, Ky.- The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) will be represented in both Large and Small Tour dressage competition at the CHIO Aachen, July 11-20, in Aachen, Germany. Four members of the Short List for the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games U.S. Dressage Team will compose the U.S. team in the CDIO5*, with a further four contesting CDI4* competition. Big Tour competition at CHIO Aachen will serve as the second Mandatory Outing for the Short List for the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games U.S. Dressage Team. Additionally, the U.S.
Traverse City, MI - July 9, 2014 - Although Scott Stewart is temporarily grounded after breaking his collarbone last week, his absence provided a unique opportunity for Amanda Derbyshire during Horse Shows by the Bay Series II, July 9-13.
Derbyshire, 25, a grand prix jumper rider from Leyland, Lancashire, England--who rides and trains for the Gochman family--had competed here and there in a hunter class, but before Horse Shows by the Bay she'd never competed in the Regular Conformation section.
For the past thirty years Virginia Native Professional Hunter Trainer, Winn Alden has been competing throughout Virginia and up and down the east coast. The Loudoun Benefit Horse Show, Upperville, VA was not a new destination for Alden. In fact it was OLD… like an OLD pair of boots. And this week the perfect fit was a 9 year old Berlin Brandenburg mare named ARIEL.
Parker, CO - July 8, 2014 -Colorado Horse Park got underway with Week V of Summer in the Rockies-their biggest ever with a Derby Day. Spectators crowded around the Derby Field to watch the feature events of the day, the $40,000 USHJA International Hunter Derby sponsored by Serenity Farm and the $10,000 USHJA National Hunter Derby. Derby horses from far and wide travelled to Colorado to compete.
With breeding season wrapping up, horsemen and women are now turning their attention to the preparation of their best young horses for annual inspections. With that in mind, the KWPN-NA (Royal Dutch Warmblood Studbook in North America) recently announced dates and locations for the 2014 KWPN-NA Keuring Tour. A respected jury of Royal Dutch Sport Horse experts including Lana Sneddon (IN) and Deborah P.
Cedar Valley, Ontario – Close to $10,000 was raised in support of the Canadian Dressage Athlete Assistance Program (C-DAAP) at the ‘Dressage Soiree’ fundraising event held Saturday evening, June 21, during the CDI3* Equivents competition.
ACTON, Mass. (July 2, 2014) – For years, veterinarians have used MRIs to aid in diagnostics, but the veterinarians at Equine Performax located at The Jaeckle Centre in Thompsons Station, Tennessee, are taking it a step further. With the recent installation of Hallmarq Veterinary Imaging’s standing equine MRI system, the veterinary team at Equine Performax is hoping to utilize MRIs in therapy progression.
July 1, 2014 – The Dressage Foundation has announced that Adrienne Lyle is the recipient of the 2014 Patsy Albers Award, established in 2012 in special remembrance of Patsy. The $500 award provides financial support for continuing education and training to a High Performance rider.