Posts referencing the sport of Eventing, professionally or casual, riders or horses and including specific events.

Three WARHorses to Inspire Your Weekend Ride

February 10th, 2017|Categories: Features|Tags: , , |

Riding horses when you’re “of a certain age” can be a bit unnerving but we do it because we love it. We find a way to mitigate our physical limitation and shut down that voice in our heads trying to psych us out. Yes, it’s a long way to the ground. Yes, the ground is hard. [...]

A Century of Change Made by Leaps and Bounds – Olympic Eventing Then and Now

August 9th, 2016|Categories: Features|Tags: , , , |

Eventing began at the turn of the last century. Each phase was designed as a test to demonstrate the abilities of horse and rider; dressage a showcase of the horse’s elegance and obedience to rider, cross country a grueling test of stamina and courage and show jumping to prove the horse’s fitness. In 1912, eventing became [...]