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ONLINE INITIATIVE BEFORE FALL CLASSES BEGIN…Continue
Added by Sydney Masters on August 6, 2012 at 9:27am — No Comments
Oakley had a light July.
We aren't going anywhere for August, and probably not in Septermber, either.
We are going to concentrate on basic dressage work and jumping skills over low jumps.
First, because he got kicked good and hard by a mare who wears…Continue
15-year-old Emanuel Andrade was presented as the Future Champions Leading Junior Jumper Rider on Saturday, February 25, at the FTI Consulting Winter Equestrian Festival in Wellington, Florida. The teen, who hails from Caracas, Venezuela and who has his stables and family home in Palm Beach County regularly champions the charity Step by Step Foundation in competition in show jumping competitions. He has been consisting winning in the Junior Jumper division and placing in Grand Prix…Continue
Added by Sydney Masters on March 4, 2012 at 5:55pm — No Comments
Long, long ago, when I first read of jumping horses I dreamed of effortlessly sailing through the air on my trustworthy horse. Needless to say my first jump (accidental) was a horrible wake-up call as I lurched all over the horse's back (I did stay on but the jump was only one foot.) Years later when I finally got my first horse I was DETERMINED to learn how to jump. Having learned about the Forward Seat I finally got one week of lessons at a FS school and from then on it was a…Continue
Added by Jackie Cochran on February 19, 2012 at 12:21pm — No Comments
Holy Crap!! I was training this little pony last night and when I was doing my 2'6 corse my sturup stamp =p and then I finshed the hole corse with out both of my sturups and he was a preety bumpy pony holy heck it hurt so bad haha but I still love my little guy ( photos of him to come soon)
Added by Holly on November 26, 2011 at 11:04pm — No Comments
Sarah Van Der Walde of Ann Arbor, MI won the $10,000 North American League Children’s Jumper Finals at the 66th annual Pennsylvania National Horse Show. Riding Vigo, owned by Thinkslikeahorse, the 15-year-old rider edged out Madison Lawton and Juliette by a fraction of a second for the victory.
“It was such a surreal moment,” said Van Der Walde of her win. “I never even wanted to ride jumpers and then when I learned I thought that it was so much…Continue
Added by North American League on November 10, 2011 at 11:06am — No Comments
Inaugural Event at Las Vegas National Horse Show is Huge Success
Competitors hit the jackpot at the inaugural North American League (NAL) West Coast Finals and none of the nearly one hundred exhibitors went home empty-handed. Every NAL member who competed in one of the five classics on “NAL Day” at the Las Vegas National Horse Show on November 6 received a gift bag and an NAL embroidered saddle pad. Those who earned a trip to the victory circle…Continue
Added by North American League on November 10, 2011 at 11:04am — No Comments
Patricia Hennessy of Kintnersville, PA, won the $10,000 North American League (NAL) Adult Jumper Finals riding Little Tom at the 66th Annual Pennsylvania National Horse Show.
“It was exciting because I had never done that well before and it was like, finally! I did it!” said Hennessy. “I knew I was able to do it I just had to execute it.”
The course designed by Steve Stephens proved to…Continue
Added by North American League on November 10, 2011 at 11:03am — No Comments
Kelsey Thatcher of Bluffdale, UT won the $5,000 North American League (NAL) Low Junior/Amateur Owner Jumper Finals on Klotaire Du Moulin, owned by Pony Lane Farm, at the 66th annual Pennsylvania National Horse Show.
“It meant a lot to win here,” said Thatcher. “I am so grateful to my mother and the Jaynes of Pony Lane Farm for making this all possible.”
Added by North American League on November 10, 2011 at 11:02am — No Comments
Noah Buehler of Wall, NJ, took top honors in the North American League (NAL) $5,000 Pony Jumper Finals at the 66th annual Pennsylvania National Horse Show on Thursday evening riding Porsche, his 11-year-old Quarter Horse.
Buehler was the only rider out of the field of 16 that negotiated a clear round to win the class. Elizabeth Shaffer and Styled with Perfection managed to leave all the rails up on the Steve Stephens designed course, but the pair…Continue
Added by North American League on November 10, 2011 at 10:57am — No Comments
By: Kenneth Kraus/PhelpsSports.com
Lexington, KY - September 30, 2011 - Nine Olympic veterans, including four gold medalists highlight the talented roster of riders scheduled to compete at this year's Alltech National Horse Show at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, Kentucky on November 2 - 6, 2011.
This year's debut event in Kentucky, designated a CSI-W 4*, will feature a big money Open Jumper division with over $370,000 in prize money, including the main event,…
Added by Alltech National Horse Show on October 13, 2011 at 2:15pm — No Comments
By: Kenneth Kraus/ PhelpsSports.com
Lexington, KY--June 13, 2011--The 2011 Show Jumping Hall of Fame Jumper Classic Series will culminate with a $50,000 Championship Final. The Final--the $50,000 Show Jumping Hall of Fame Junior/Amateur-Owner Championship Presented by Sleepy P Ranch, Deeridge Farm and Chansonette Farm--will be held on Saturday, November 5 as part of the Alltech National Horse Show, 128th edition, CSI-W Lexington 4*, at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington,…Continue
Added by Alltech National Horse Show on October 13, 2011 at 2:04pm — No Comments
Originally posted on http://galsandhorses.blogspot.com/
If you, like me, subscribe to Practical Horseman magazine, odds are you might also be a devotee of George Morris' monthly column called Jumping Clinic. Each month, readers faithfully turn the pages to see which four riders he picks and what he has to say…Continue
I have been having some difficulty lately with two trainers. My dressage trainer herself has issues with this too. The only difference is that she has two in the same discipline, I have two in different disciplines (dressage and jumping).
Sometimes I wonder if she is sad about me doing bothe and not be a…Continue
Everyone has a journey. You grow up, your parents do absolutely everything they can do to relish your talents and help you find something you love with all of your heart. Everyone has a passion. One thing that you think of when you wake up in the morning. One thing that makes you want to keep moving forward, even when the end of the tunnel is pitch black. That one thing will be on your mind for your entire life. No matter what life throws at you, you will always have that one special thing…Continue
Added by Hartley Hutchinson on August 25, 2011 at 2:30pm — No Comments
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The Hampton Classic Horse Show Attracts World's Best
Riders From Seven Countries Expected To Compete For Top Honors At This Year's Hampton Classic
Bridgehampton, NY— The world's best horses and riders, including riders from seven…Continue
Added by Hampton Classic Horse Show on August 25, 2011 at 9:00am — No Comments
Originally posted at www.galsandhorses.blogspot.com
Okay, so I recently posted about how wonderfully well our last horse show went. Well, just so you don't think I'm getting too big for my breeches, I'm going to share with you some pics from other shows, so you can see how things normally work in our world.
My mare, Sugar, is a master of…
Added by Me & My Big Girl on August 18, 2011 at 2:21pm — No Comments
Added by Hampton Classic Horse Show on August 17, 2011 at 1:00pm — No Comments
The Hampton Classic Horse Show returns to Bridgehampton, NY, August 28 – September 4, for its 36th year of bringing world-class equestrian competition, shopping and entertainment to the eastern end of Long Island. The horse show's scope, however, extends far beyond the Hamptons, attracting masses of spectators, socialites and celebrity riders from across the world, who turn out to see and be seen at this iconic end-of-summer event.
The Hampton Classic features 6…Continue
Added by Hampton Classic Horse Show on August 17, 2011 at 9:26am — No Comments
The 36th annual Hampton Classic Horse Show returns to Bridgehampton, NY, with an exciting schedule of events planned for Opening Day on Sunday, August 28.
The Hampton Classic, which takes place August 28 – September 4, is one of the most prestigious horse shows in the nation and features competitors at every level from young children in leadline to Olympic veterans in the Classic’s feature event, the $250,000 FTI Grand Prix and FEI World Cup…Continue
Added by Hampton Classic Horse Show on August 17, 2011 at 9:08am — No Comments