"This is probably the one of the proudest moments of my life, and this invitation means everything to me,” said Jorst. “It’s been a challenging season so far this year - I set some lofty goals for myself and my horses and I have worked tremendously hard. Just like any athlete, you have ups and... Read More
“I think it’s simple: the arena in Florida is very electric, and he is a sensitive horse and he does need to get more comfortable with that, but I also know him well enough to realize that I can’t just compete in the tough arenas over and over and expect him to get better,” Peters explained. “It... Read More
The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) is pleased to announce that two athletes that will represent the U.S. at the Reem Acra FEI World Cup™ Dressage Final, March 23-27, 2016, in Gothenburg, Sweden at the Gothenburg Horse Show. Read More
After their performance at the FEI CDI 5* at AGDF a few weeks ago, Trussell found assurance in the pair's ability to overcome adversity. Anton looked as poised as ever in the Global International Ring this afternoon and seemed to grow even more poised in the arena after their preparations at home... Read More
Shelly Francis and Doktor, owned by Patricia Stempel, have consistently placed amongst the top three for the past two seasons at AGDF and have always seemed to fall just short of the victory gallop, but today, the duo wowed the judging panel as the final ride in the class, just nudging Kasey... Read More
"I think when you ride a freestyle to the music, the highlight becomes when everything works out and you can follow it along the way it should be. I had that nice feeling today, and it was just right. I was happy with him overall, with the feeling he gave me and the balance we had together. I... Read More
Peters and Rosamunde have taken the dressage world by storm as he and the stunning 2007 Rhinelander mare, owned by Four Winds Farm, continue to make a strong statement with their efficiency in the ring. "She's clearly improving and the one-tempis were already straighter. The weak parts were... Read More
Following a successful weekend in Wellington, Laura Graves and Verdades headed back to their farm in Oviedo, in Cental Florida to enjoy some down time and continue his favorite part of their training regimen-a once a week bareback hack. He will enjoy a lighter work schedule for a few weeks and do... Read More
Traveling from California to compete at AGDF this season, Marienau appreciated the larger group of riders and the impressive audience attendance, which offered her and Stefano 8 the chance to compete under pressure while working on pushing their scores above the 70% mark. Stefano is a typically... Read More
There is so much as a photographer you get to see from the 300 millimeter lens. It feels possible to reach into the soul of the horse sometimes, to see the eye, focus, concern, insecurity, trust.The golden light of "magic hour", something that can never be created by artificial lighting was... Read More


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