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The Sept. 28 issue of The Chronicle of the Horse includes...

Commentary by Molly Sorge: It's Not Easy To Be A Great Just Once, But To Do It Over And Over Again Is The Mark Of A True Horseman

Associate Editor Molly Sorge looks at Scott Brash's remarkable Rolex Grand Slam accomplishment from the perspective of horsemanship. "What a remarkable display of horsemanship Brash and his team put on, to get Sanctos absolutely in his prime, sound, healthy and happy, each and every time they needed to." (Subscribers can read more.)

In The Country

A Tiny George Morris Makes A Big Difference; Jung Undergoes Surgery For Broken Ankle; USET Foundation Launches U.S. Equestrian Team Registry; USEF And USPEA Partner To Create International Para-Equestrian Dressage Centers Of Excellence. (Subscribers can read more.)

Brash Brings It To Spruce Meadows Masters

 He tops the CP International Grand Prix to become the first show jumping Rolex Grand Slam winner. "I don't think words can describe how I feel," Brash commented. (Subscribers can read more.)

Confidence Helps Carrabis Z Claim $215,000 American Gold Cup CSI-W

Irish rider Richie Moloney allows the stallion time to mature into a contender, and his patience pays off in New York's World Cup qualifying class. Also read about amateur rider Patricia Hennessey's horse of a lifetime, Little Tom, the little pony cross who could. (Subscribers can read more.)

Tussey Takes Her Team To The Top At USHJA Children's And Adult Amateur Jumper West Regional Championships

Careful planning and a horse of a lifetime make this first team experience one to remember. Read all about the junior and amateur riders who had their moment of glory. (Subscribers can read more.)

Baker Stays Focused At USHJA Children's And Adult Amateur Jumper North Regional Championships

She buckles down to win two titles with Zyminka.   (Subscribers can read more.)

Cederick Claims First USHJA International Hunter Derby Win In Texas

This jumper-turned-hunter goes straight to the top with Happy Comly at the Texas Rose Sport Horse Cup. Read more about Comly, a young professional with European experience and dressage training in her toolkit. (Subscribers can read more.)  

Germany Reigns Supreme In Europe

They reinforce their dominance in world eventing with team gold and individual gold and silver at the Longines FEI European Championships. (Subscribers can read more.)

Between Rounds With Anne Gribbons: The Unpredictable FEI European Championships

Our columnist, one of the judges at the much-discussed championships at Aachen, gives her perspective on Totilas, Valegro and other performances that impressed or diappointed.  (Subscribers can read more.)

Gone Away

Tony De Groot; Hansi Wallmeier. (Subscribers can read more.)

And, the July/August issue of Untacked is The Travel Issue...

Editor's Letter by Kat Netzler: Invest In Experiences

Why do we travel, Kat Netzler, Editor, asks. "Sometimes we all need a little nudge to encourage our participation as citizens of the world, but as you'll read in the pages that follow, we're lucky to have horses as a powerful facilitator." (Subscribers can read more.)

Test Lab: Beat The Heat And Bid Sunscreen Bye-Bye

Every major equestrian brand seems to have a UV-blocking, moisture-wicking, body-cooling cute tech top on the market this summer, and we put them to the test. (Subscribers can read more.)

Test Lab: Fend Off Flies With The Perfect Spray

There are natural options and chemical-based ones, some made with oil and some with water, and some critics say that none truly work. But we put 10 different bug-repelling sprays to the test to discover the merits of each and come out with some clear winners.

Cover Story: Destination Showcation

The mercury's rising, the days are lengthening, and vacation season is here again. But summer doesn't have to mean scrimping on your saddle time—now's the time to pack up the whole family and check out some of our country's best destination horse shows. From surf lessons just a mile from the showgrounds in Southern California to a brewery crawl via kayak in Northern Michigan to wheeled luging and bobsledding down the mountains of upstate New York, these horse shows cater to more than just competition. They're serious about summer fun. (Subscribers can read more.)

Photo Feature: Il Palio É Vita

Dating back to the 13th century, this is more than just the world's oldest horse race: "The Palio is life.". (Subscribers can read more.)

Enrolling Now: The Safari School Of Life

Spotting South African wildlife from the back of a horse is a bucket list-worthy experience, but going off the grid is priceless. (Subscribers can read more.)

Unguided And Off The Grid

Facing a major birthday and a mild identity crisis, the author embarks with purpose on an Irish riding vacation without a plan. (Subscribers can read more.)

History: The Cleveland Grand Prix: An American Show Jumping First

Celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2015, this historic contest in Ohio's Chagrin Valley was once a giant step forward for American horse sport. In an excerpt from her book, author Betty Weibel details the inaugural event in 1965. (Subscribers can read more.)

A Thoroughly Modern Ghillie

Scottish pony trainer Lucy Riddell may be a fan of pearls and purple polish, but her skills on the hill match that of any man. (Subscribers can read more.)

The Horse In Art: Blue, Bold And Unbridled

Colorado's most famous and polarizing equine sculpture has been called everything from beautiful to "blucifer." (Subscribers can read more.)

History And Heartbreak Hide Behind Sandy Point's Genteel Exterior

This working hrose farm, once a crown jewel of notorioous playboy Reginald Vanderbilt's country estate, still houses memories of a bygone era.  (Subscribers can read more.)

The Patron Saint Of Thoroughbreds

The tragic loss of one horse inspired Jo Anne Normile to eventually save thousands more through her ingenious race horse rescue network, CANTER.  (Subscribers can read more.)

City Guide: Savor Summer In Saratoga Springs

The historic racetrack is the heart of this upstate New York town, but there are so many more wonderful attractions and amazing restaurants. (Subscribers can read more.)

Charity Spotlight: A Closer Look At SquirrelWood Equine Sanctuary

By focusing on treating each rescue as a unique individual, SES makes a significant impact on down-on-their-luck horses. (Subscribers can read more.)

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