Four young riders have been selected for the 2016 International Dream Program that annually sends US young riders to Europe for an intensive dressage experience. The program is administered and funded annually by The Dressage Foundation (TDF). Rachel Chowanec (NM), Emily Gill (OH), Rebekah... Read More
The team of Janine Little and Naima Moreira-Laliberté achieved a highly successful 2016 Florida season, with high scores and wins throughout the Adequan Global Dressage Festival series on numerous horses. Janine Little, a trainer and coach listed for the Canadian Team in 2011, achieved much... Read More
German vaulters Daniel Kaiser, Pia Engelberty and Torben Jacobs clinched the Male Individual and Pas-de-Deux titles, while Switzerland’s Simone Jäiser brought her brilliant career to a close when soaring to victory in the Female category at the FEI World Cup™ Vaulting 2015/2016 Final in Dortmund ... Read More
Week 5 of the Americas Equestrians Got Talent competition again came down to the wire in the second round of competition this week sponsored by Gardy Bloemers, Wealth Management Advisor for Merrill Lynch. Seven competitors battled for those top three coveted spots in the second round only to end... 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
The USPRE Week of 26-30 January held in Wellington, Florida, has been an unforgettable experience for the members of the association and all PRE horse lovers! The United States is the second country in the world in terms of the number of P.R.E horses, and each year its national association, USPRE... Read More
In our first CDE (Combined Driving Event) of 2016 there were a lot of firsts. Our first full blown marathon in the new Glinkowski vehicle (250 pounds heavier than the Hardwick Tadpole), the first CDE with my amazing assistant, groom and navigator Kate McIntyre, and the first cones with Kimba and... Read More
Two years to the day my pony pair "The Gangsters" Al Capony and Bugsy Maloney did their first event at Training Level at the Black Prong Equestrian Center with the trainer who started them, we continue our journey immersed in the sport of Combined Driving, now at the Intermediate Level at the... Read More
The American Quarter Horse Association (AQHA) concluded its 2015 show calendar in sunny Tampa, Florida, following the completion of the ideal year-end highlight horse shows: the Florida Gold Coast Quarter Horse Circuit. The four-day AQHA circuit, held Dec. 28-31 at the Bob Thomas Equestrian... Read More
In 2003 Natalie Hamilton went to Europe to groom for her long time trainer, David Wightman who was participating in the FEI World Dressage Young Horse Championships in Verden. Little did she know she was about to not only bring a new horse back to the USA, but a new husband as well. Read More