Jumpers Olympic rider Jaime Azcarraga, of Mexico City, Mexico, is presented a check for $350,000 after winning the AIG $1 Million Grand Prix on Anton Radio Formula, in Thermal, March 2015.  (Photo by ESI Photography)

Game On for HITS $3 Mil Marathon »

Okay, sports fans, time to get out the scorecards and track the action to the three biggest prize offerings in U.S. show jumping, the HITS Triple Crown: three individual $1…

Jan 20 2016 / By
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French Masters Take Spotlight in Paris »

Just three weeks after the attacks that plunged the world and the City of Light into mourning, French riders elected to wear their French team jackets in all classes at…

Dec 7 2015 / By
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Ahlmann on a Roll to World Cup »

Germany’s Christian Ahlmann won two in a row, taking top honors at the Longines FEI World Cup Jumping contest in Madrid, Spain. Riding the 15-year-old stallion Taloubet Z he came out on top in…

Nov 29 2015 / By
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Davis, Barron, Slam-Dunk HITS 5* »

Show jumping’s biggest stars took center stage at HITS Desert Horse Park in Thermal, California, for the $350,000 Sunshine Grand Prix FEI CSI-5* on Sunday, Nov. 8. Stellar names filling out the…

Nov 10 2015 / By
The Round Up

USEF Hurdles Distance, Safety at Annual Meet »

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The USEF Board wrapped its annual meeting in Lexington, KY, with an emphasis on the importance of IDing horses and…

Jan 19 2016 / By

Moroney Takes Reins at USEF »

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Bill Moroney has jumped from his role as president of the USHJA to head the nation’s equestrian controlling body the…

Jan 14 2016 / By

U.S. Continues to Fuel Horse Slaughter Market »

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The year 2015 was not a great one for U.S. opponents of horse slaughter. Although the last two U.S. horse…

Dec 28 2015 / By

Battle of Saddles Between FEI and GCL Continues »

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After legal tussling that has yet to come to a conclusion, the Fédération Équestre Internationale has granted interim approval for member riders…

Dec 8 2015 / By

Don Johnson Proves Werth »

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Germany’s Isabell Werth and Don Johnson FRH produced one of the finest performances of their career together to win today’s…

Dec 6 2015 / By

Minderhoud Flirts to the Top in World Dressage »

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The Netherlands’ Hans Peter Minderhoud reigned supreme in the Reem Acra FEI World Cup Dressage 2015/2016 Western European League qualifier…

Nov 29 2015 / By
Style

Equestrian World Takes Palm Desert by Storm »

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They’ve been at the fore with golf togs for 22 years, and now Lady Golf the Fashion House is jumping to new heights with equestrian wear. The 6,000-foot Palm Desert, CA, store has carved out a 1,600-square-foot space for style-conscious riders. The boutique, which carries clothing for…

Jan 20 2016 / By

Mustang Eco-Resort an Idyllic Getaway »

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Madeleine Pickens has been a horse advocate her entire life, fighting to protect the 30,000 Mustangs designated by Congress as “living symbols of the historic and pioneer spirit of the West.” Now she’s put her hospitality where her heart is, creating the Mustang Monument Wild Horse Eco-Resort in…

Jan 18 2016 / By

Conquest Jumping from Longines »

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Fresh off the Masters of Los Angeles show jumping competition, Longines has unveiled a new watch, Conquest Jumping, a model dedicated specifically to the discipline. Fitted with an exclusive, cutting-edge movement, this watch can be used to time jumping competitions to 1/100th of a second and…

Oct 6 2015 / By
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Brunello, Peace of Mind Earn USEF HOTY Honors »

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The 17-year-old Hanoverian hunter Brunello earned the coveted USEF National Horse of the Year title, while combined driving dynamo PVF Peace of Mind was crowned…

Jan 19 2016 / By

Goth USEF Equestrian of the Year »

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Capping a milestone year, Elisabeth Goth was awarded the Robert P. Strub Trophy as the 2015 USEF Equestrian of the Year at the USEF Pegasus Awards Dinner…

Jan 15 2016 / By

Possible Clue in Phedras Killing »

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There is a possible new clue in the killing of Phedras De Blondel, the Florida show jumping horse that was removed from its stall and…

Dec 29 2015 / By
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Brunello, Peace of Mind Earn USEF HOTY Honors

The 17-year-old Hanoverian hunter Brunello earned the coveted USEF National Horse of the Year title, while combined driving dynamo PVF Peace of Mind was crowned USEF International Horse of the year. The honors were bestowed at…

Jan 19 2016 By
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Cox Fights USEF Drug Charge

Trainer Archie Cox is taking on the United States Equestrian Federation over a 2014 allegation that a rider in his program was in violation of USEF rules by presenting a horse with a higher than acceptable amount…

Dec 22 2015 By
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Zone 10 Equ Champs Ridin’ On Sunshine

Stephanie Goodson, Grace Tuton and Grady Lyman took home the Zone 10 USHJA Equitation Championships in a spirited competition at the HITS National Sunshine Series II, Nov. 4-8 at the HITS Desert Horse Park in Thermal, CA.…

Nov 18 2015 By
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Don Johnson Proves Werth

Germany’s Isabell Werth and Don Johnson FRH produced one of the finest performances of their career together to win today’s fifth leg of the Reem Acra FEI World Cup Dressage 2015/2016 Western European League in Sallzburg,…

Dec 6 2015 By
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Minderhoud Flirts to the Top in World Dressage

The Netherlands’ Hans Peter Minderhoud reigned supreme in the Reem Acra FEI World Cup Dressage 2015/2016 Western European League qualifier at Stockholm in Sweden today. The 42-year-old rider who, with Glock’s Johnson, claimed team gold and…

Nov 29 2015 By
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Landkamer Memoriam

U.S. FEI steward Lloyd Landkamer passed away peacefully at his home, Brandywine Farm in Minnesota, on Sept. 25, after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Landkamer was an FEI Dressage Steward and discipline manager for Dressage and Para-Equestrian…

Sep 30 2015 By
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Germans Win Eventing Nation’s Cup in Belgium

Germany was again victorious in Waregem, Belgium, at FEI Nations Cup Eventing 2015. Germany beat by 50 penalties the home-side Belgium team, which came in second on this seventh leg of this 8-part Nation’s Cup series. It was Germany’s third win this…

Sep 29 2015 By
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Germany Main Event at Burghley Trials

Michael Jung (GER) and his impressive La Biosthetique Sam jumped the perfect clear round to win the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials in Great Britain, Sept. 4-6, 2015. The event was the sixth and final leg of…

Sep 6 2015 By
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Germany Tops Aachen

Tiana Coudray and Ringwood Magister were the top U.S. finishers at the 2013 CHIO Aachen, where the local German team once again picked up the gold. Overall, the Land Rover U.S. Eventing Team finished seventh and…

Jun 30 2013 By
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Uruguayan Endurance Rider Sanctioned

The FEI has imposed a provisional suspension on a Uruguayan Endurance rider whose horse has tested positive for a prohibited substance. Samples taken at a CEI2* event in Trinidad (URU) on 8 August 2015 from the…

Oct 1 2015 By
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Equestrian World Mourns Loss of Dubai Sheikh

The son of renowned equestrian Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the ruler of Dubai and VP and Prime Minister of the UAE, died this morning, felled by a heart attack at age 33, according to the United…

Sep 19 2015 By
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72-Year-Old Endures, Tops Tevis Field

Potato Richardson, 72, of Greenwood, CA, and his 14-year-old chestnut Arabian mare, SMR Filouette, beat a scrappy field of 201 riders to claim victory in the 60th Tevis Cup endurance competition. Twenty U.S. states and 11 countries…

Aug 3 2015 By

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