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The Feb. 23/March 2 issue of The Chronicle of the Horse is the Show Jumping Issue...

Commentary by Molly Sorge: Too Much Of A Good Thing?

In writing the article "Only Time Will Tell: Show Jumping's Battle Of The Sponsors," the Chronicle's Associate Editor started thinking about the fact that growth is in many ways a double-edged sword.  (Subscribers can read more.)

In The Country

Al Reef Cup Endurance Fatality Incites Outrage, FEI Investigation; West Palm Events Offers Show Scholarships; Francisco Seabra Dies In Cross-Country Fall; NCEA Continues Fight To Keep Equestrian An NCAA Sport; Mindful Named WCHR Hunter Of The YEar; 2015 USPC Annual Meeting And Equine Symposium. (Subscribers can read more.)

Horse Of A Lifetime: Sundancer

Bred to run but born to jump, this off-the-track Thoroughbred found his niche and his place in the history books as a show jumper under the guidance of Michele McEvoy Grubb. (Subscribers can read more.)

Between Rounds With: Diann Langer
For Want Of A Horse

The U.S. Show Jumping Young Rider Chef d'Equipe sees the futures of this country's young riders and young horses as inextricably linked. "I believe that the young horse skill set that the European riders develop gives them a bigger advantage in the show ring," Langer writes. (Subscribers can read more.)

Free Rein With: Will Connell

The USEF's new Director of Sport Programs discusses how he's tackling the task of putting U.S. teams on top, what horse he'd most like to ride, what the main differences between equestrian sport in the United States and Great Britain are and so much more. (Subscribers can read more.)

Darragh Kenny Is Jumping Through Open Doors

The young Irishman who was determined to make horses his career is now stepping up to the world stage. (Subscribers can read more.)

Only Time Will Tell: Show Jumping's Battle Of Sponsors

Two luxury watch companies—Longines and Rolex—have staked their sponsorship claims in the sport—a situation which has pros and cons. (Subscribers can read more.)

Davis Scores A Benchmark Win At HITS Thermal

The California girl revisits her old stomping grounds with a new goal. "It's definitely special to be able to go away and try and learn different things in different environments and come home and still be able to perform," Davis said. (Subscribers can read more.)

Ballade Van Het Indihof Hits Her Stride In Wellington

"I'll never forget the call from the vet," Goutal said of the mare's MRI. "His exact words were, 'She lit up like a Christmas tree.'" Find out how Goutal got Ballade back to winning form.  (Subscribers can read more.)

Photo Gallery: The Great Charity Challenge

Top showjumpers in costume—what fun! (Subscribers can read more.)

Font Plays It Safe In Texas

By riding for a double clear, he pilots Kissimmee to her first grand prix win. (Subscribers can read more.)

Rosamunde Racks Up Her First CDI Grand Prix Wins At AGDF

With Steffen Peters, the young mare shows her promise in the CDI*** Grand Prix and Special. "When we retired Ravel, I didn't think I would ever get that feeling again in the show arena. It's a true honor to ride a horse like that every single day, not just in the show arena," Peters said. (Subscribers can read more.)

8 Things To Check Before Trailering This Season

Planning on hitting the road with your horse? Make sure to be safe and run down our checklist of pre-trip checks. (Subscribers can read more.)

Gone Away

Leonard King; Barbara G. Marks; Metallic; Tipperary Liadhnan. (Subscribers can read more.)

And, in the March/April issue of Untacked...

Editor's Letter by Kat Netzler: Life Lived Organically

Netzler explores how the stories in this issue prove that life doesn't always take us where we planned, and that's sometimes a very good thing. "We all want to feel in control of our own destinies. But in the midst of our overscheduled, overstressed and overstimulated grind, we're pushing the joys of spontaneity further and further into the periphery," she writes. (Subscribers can read more.)

Tech Spotlight: Polar Equine V800 Heart Rate Monitor

Heart rate monitors like the Polar Equine V800 can help riders hone their horses' fitness regimens at home, but they're not dummy-proof just yet. (Subscribers can read more.)

Test Lab: Non-Slip Pads Put Through Their Paces

A well-fitting saddle is key in any discipline, but sometimes you need a little extra security. Two staffers put some no-slips to the test. (Subscribers can read more.)

Editor's Picks: Kingsland Dressage Dali Advancd Training Jacket

Can a jacket truly be warm and easy to ride in? We found out. (Subscribers can read more.)

The Clothes Horse: 2015 In Technicolor

Our preview of the upcoming spring and summer lines from all your favorite equestrian brands reveals plenty of exciting new textures and patterns, but it's bold, beautiful colors that are really takng center stage and turning heads. (Subscribers can read more.)

The Perpetual Reinvention Of Sally Ike

From training horses to the highest level to fielding gold-medal teams to paving a path for future generations, this quiet horsewoman has left a lasting mark on U.S. horse sports. And she isn't done yet. (Subscribers can read more.)

Passion Play

Florence Flameng was born with an innate artistic talent and a love for the horse. More than 50 years later, she's now parlayed those passions into a magnificant career—thanks to a kind-hearted butcher, a famous French artist and a Belgian show jumper. (Subscribers can read more.)

The Maryland Hunt Cup: Where Tradition Always Wins

America's toughest steeplechase is a showcase of gritty endurance surpassed only by the tenacity of the 121-year-old race itself. (Subscribers can read more.)

Cover Story: Tripping The Light Fantastic

If you can't find top hunter rider Sandy Ferrell at the barn, your next best bet is the ballroom. in heels, feathers and sequins. (Subscribers can read more.)

Global Culture: On Foot Or By Hoof, The Fading History Of The Tea Horse Road

For more than 1,400 years, one treacherous trail facilitated commerce between two great cultures, but it's fading quickly into obscurity. (Subscribers can read more.)

Travel: Where Boot Camp Meets Paradise

Can riding beautiful horses in a beautiful setting equal beautiful riding? It's certainly worth a try at La Patrona, Mexico's newest equestrian holiday destination. (Subscribers can read more.)

Travel: A Nomad's World, Crossing Kyrgyzstan On Horseback

There's an old Kyrgyz saying: "On the long road, you may judge your horse." And for three months in the wild solitude, this rider knew it was also where her horse would judge her. (Subscribers can read more.)

Photo Feature: Charleston By Carriage

A glimpse into a controversial industry in one of America's most scenic cities. (Subscribers can read more.)

A Culinary Bucket List For Lexington

Kentucky is horse capital of the United States and equestrian enthusiast flock to the city of Lexington from all over the country for the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event, Thoroughbred racing and horse shows. We found the best places to explore the cuisine—from quick and easy delis to gourmet fare. (Subscribers can read more.)

Charity Spotlight: A Closer Look At Save The Horses

This non-profit's Barn Buddy program builds bonds between children and rescued horses. (Subscribers can read more.)


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