Eventing

Fixtures and Results: Arena Eventing Dallas Burston

CLASSES AND FEES<p>Open to both BE members and non-members and run at BE80, BE90 and BE100 level, competitors first complete a round of show jumps …

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Horse suffers major trauma in stables at Osberton Horse Trials

British Eventing (BE) is investigating after <b>a horse was badly injured at Osberton Horse Trials</b> (27 September – 1 October).<p>Jemima Stewart’s Vendi Fox …

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Sensitivity: An Asset in Eventing and Life

<i>My name is Lyndsey and I am from Ohio. In the last three years I have been competing my “been there done that” WB/TB mare at the Novice level. I work</i> …

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A PSA to Eventing’s Armchair Quarterbacks: If You’re Not Doing This, You Don’t Get to Talk

Eventing is HARD. Don’t let anyone tell you different.<p>Full Moon Farm Horse Trials on Sunday morning. Photo by Holly Covey.<p>After the glow of the big …

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David Taylor Selected for Virginia Horse Trials Course Designer Mentor Program

David Taylor on course at Virginia Horse Trials in October 2017. Photo by Leslie Threlkeld.<p>Last year David Taylor, of Keymar, MD, realized he wanted …

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$450K Yearling Shines in Eventing Second Career

By: Erin Shea, @BH_EShea<p>The hammer fell at $450,000 for the son of Indian Charlie, with Eoin Harty bringing the final bid at the 2011 Fasig-Tipton …

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The week that was: seven days in the horse world

Germany will lose its team silver medal from the 2017 European Eventing Championships in Strzegom.<p>The news comes as the German federation revealed …

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Annoyed by rise in entry fees? Here’s what it really costs to run a horse trials

<b>This is an H&H magazine column by Farley Hall Horse Trials’ organiser Natalie Gaibani, published in February 2016. We are re-publishing it online now</b> …

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Watch eventer survive hairy moment as girth snaps on cross-country

Eventer Ginny Howe survived a hairy moment when <b>her girth snapped over a fence</b> at Osberton International Horse Trials.<p>Ginny was riding her sister …

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The Goldman Cup League 2017

For a second year in a row Sam Ecroyd will be taking home the 2017 Goldman Cup League for the leading under 21 rider. With 262 BE Points, Sam claimed …

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Let’s Discuss: Gender Equality and Eventing

We’ll be sharing comments from this “Let’s Discuss” thread with the organizers of the Celebration of Women in Peak Performance Equestrian Sports …

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#DropFaceChallenge & Other Highlights from the WD&CTA William Fox-Pitt Eventing Symposium

<i>William Fox-Pitt was in Madison for the Wisconsin Dressage & Combined Training Association’s Eventing Symposium over the weekend, November 4-5, 2017.</i> …

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Putting Our Money Where Our Mouth Is: Donate to Improve Eventing Safety

Photo courtesy of ERA International.<p>The eventing community has been engaging in a tremendous amount of discourse on the topic of eventing safety of …

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H&H Awards 2017: the winners are revealed

<b>The 11th Duke of Beaufort has posthumously been announced as the winner of the Horse & Hound lifetime achievement award</b> at a star-studded ceremony …

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Latest blood rules update: what you need to know

The FEI has <b>decided against a proposed rewording</b> of its so-called jumping blood rules that appeared to give stewards more discretion, following …

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Focusing On the Right Priorities at Pau

Fence 30 of Pau 2017: Le Balcon. Photo by Tilly Berendt.<p>The outpouring of comments and emotion following Crackerjack’s tragedy at Pau has one huge …

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Already missing eventing? Check these competitions out

<b>As the eventing season is now over, there’s no need to despair if you’re already missing it — take a look at this range of simulated eventing</b> …

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Monday Video from Tredstep Ireland: Lainey Ashker’s Virginia Horse Trials CCI1* Helmet Cam

“I wouldn’t sell this horse for a million dollars,” said Lainey Ashker after stripping the saddle from Call Him Paddy, having just ridden double …

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Horse put down following his cross-country round at Pau

<b>Cracker Jack, the ride of America’s Boyd Martin, has been put down after suffering a serious leg injury during his cross-country round at Pau CCI4*,</b> …

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Pau horse trials: major changes to the leaderboard after cross-country

<b>It is all change at the top end of the leaderboard following a drama-filled cross-country phase at Pau CCI4* this afternoon (Saturday 28 …

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Crackerjack Euthanized At Pau CCI****

Crackerjack, ridden by Boyd Martin, was euthanized today, Oct. 28, after sustaining an injury on cross-country at the Pau CCI**** in France. The …

English Riding

‘I owe him an awful lot’: top eventer loses medal-winning star

Leading Italian eventer Vittoria Panizzon has paid tribute to the horse who helped launch her career.<p>Grommet, known as “Womby” to his friends, was …

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Pau horse trials: riders react to ‘intense’ cross-country course

Britain’s Ros Canter, lying second overnight with Zenshera, <b>is competing at Pau for the first time.</b><p><b>“It’s intense,” she said.</b> “There’s lots of …

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A 40-Day Crash Course in Eventing: Laundered Stripper Money and Thank You’s

<i>For the past 40 days over at EN’s Blogger’s Row we’ve been following the adventures of Julie Maner, mom to Prelim eventer Emily who decided to</i> …

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US Equestrian Names 2018 Eventing 18 Program Participants

Mallory Hogan and Clarissa Purisima. Photo by Shelby Allen.<p>US Equestrian has just released the 2018 Emerging Athletes Eventing 18 Program …

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New name for world’s biggest horse trials in rules revamp

The world’s biggest three-day-events will be <b>renamed as “5* Majors”</b> from 2019.<p>Badminton, Burghley, Kentucky, Adelaide, Luhmühlen and Pau CCI4*s are …

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My Quest to Be Average at Hagyard Midsouth

There are moments in eventing that makes it all worthwhile. Where the stars align, the clouds part, and something amazing happens. After the early …

Wednesday News & Notes from SmartPak

Jennie Brannigan’s goat Aoki says she’ll have what you’re having. Photo courtesy of Stephanie Cauffman.<p>Sometimes we all need a goofball around to …

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Final Draft of Proposed FEI Rule Changes for 2018 Now Available

Photo by Eric Swinebroad<p>We have been anxiously awaiting the final draft of the FEI’s proposed 2018 rule changes for eventing, and after incessant …

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Badminton Casts Support for Compulsory Use of Frangible Technology

Photo courtesy of ERA International<p>Following last week’s call from the United States Eventing Association for the FEI to mandate use of frangible …

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