Welcome to the EN Book Club! We’re always looking for new riding and training resources to add to our libraries. Today we’re taking a look at The Riding Horse Repair Manual by Doug Payne, which
Andrew Nicholson & Avebury – CIC*** Winners Once Again
The outcome of Barbury’s flagship class, the CIC*** was perhaps as expected, with local Marlborough based rider, Andrew Nicholson taking the honours once again on Avebury. After Clark Montgomery’s withdrawal (sat in second place, and on route to Aachen in a few weeks), Nicholson was left with a little extra breathing space and consequentlyView full post
Billy Bounce & Chris King 5th After Show Jumping
A decent crowd gathered for today’s CIC** & CIC*** action in spite of a few early rain showers this morning. CIC*** show jumping concluded without significant upset in the leaderboard and Andrew Nicholson & Clark Montgomery jumped clear to maintain their top 2 spots without further penalty.
Three gorgeous greys feature in the top ten – theView full post
Clark Montgomery & Loughan Glen – 2nd After The Dressage
Once again Andrew Nicholson took command of the flagship CIC*** class at Barbury, one of the largest and most competitive fields for this level you’ll find anywhere, leading the dressage on a score of 34.8. Little more than a rail away American Clark Montgomery lies in second on Loughan Glen.
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Barbury Castle Horse Trials
July is a great month to be in and around Marlborough, Wiltshire with The Marlborough Jazz Festival & Barbury Castle Horse Trials both happening this month. So if you’re looking for something to do this weekend head out of Marlborough on the Rockley Road past the rugby pitches and enjoy a day or two of top class horse sport.
Now in it’s 10th year Barbury hasView full post
Chatsworth – Breath-Taking Backdrops For The Horse Trials
Chatsworth being so close to Badminton in the calendar, makes it near impossible for me to visit or compete at. The ill-fated event in 2012, that was cancelled due rain-saoked ground like man…View full post
In honor of Riders4Helmets International Helmet Awareness Day on July 12, we launched a contest in partnership with Tipperary to win one of their awesome T-Series T2 helmets. We’ve already reviewed the helmet here and given
The U.S. Equestrian Federation has announced the horse-and-rider combinations that will represent the United States at the Hickstead CDIO***. The competition will run July 31-Aug. 3 in Hickstead, West Sussex, United Kingdom. The following combina…
The Swiss Association for Equestrian Sports announced their selections for the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games dressage team on July 22.
The team is as follows:
Caroline Häcki with Rigoletto Royal CH
Hans Staub with Warbeau
Melanie Hofmann with GB Cazzago CH
Marcela Krinke Susmelj with Smeyers Molberg
The dressage team is led by Evelyne Niklaus at the World Games.
The Swiss Association for Equestrian Sports announced their selections for the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games show jumping team on July 24.The team is as follows: Romain Duguet with Quorida you Treho Paul Estermann with Castlefield Eclipse Steve Gu…
The selection committee of the Swiss Federation (SVPS) has announced their selection for the Swiss Team that will attend the 2014 World Equestrian Games in Normandy in September. The following riders have been officially selected to represent Switzerland at WEG 2014: Romain Duguet with Quorida du Treho Paul Estermann with Castlefield Eclipse Steve Guerdat with(…)
It’s been a wild ride for this year’s Blogger Contest! We had four truly amazing finalists, and we definitely had a difficult time choosing a winner, especially after seeing how incredibly close the votes were in the
Eight teams will compete at Hickstead next week for the second to last Furusiyya Nations Cup event of the season. This event will prove important for some, such as Team USA, as Chef d’Equipe Robert Ridland will be using Hickstead as his second-to-last event of observation before making the final selection for World Equestrian Games(…)
The Britannia Dog Range from John Whitaker International is growing! Perfect for patriotic pooches, the Union Jack designs really stand out and make a statement, and will add style to any living room or kitchen. Proudly manufactured in the UK, …
With this year’s NAJYRC in the books, it seemed fitting this week to revisit some Young Rider competitions from years past. We found this gem from the 2001 NAJYRC and thought we’d challenge you to