Gansauer has had the ride on Delgado van't Neerhof for almost two years and agrees that the FEI Horse Inspection is a pivotal component of international competition. “They call horse sport the sport of kings and it needs to be presented that way,” said Gansauer. “These horses must be turned out... Read More
"The horses were good today and I was really pleased. I think this team is going to a really competitive cones team internationally," said Weber. Weber also spoke to the added challenge presented during the cones phase at Live Oak International which also hosts show jumping in the same arena. ... Read More
For Little, it was solid proof that she hasn't lost her show jumping touch since starting to focus on eventing a few years ago. "There's no more challenging course to jump than a Leopoldo course. There are always a number of tricks hiding in there and this was no different," Little continued. "... Read More
"I put in the best clear round I could and hoped that Adam wouldn't catch me," said Little referring to Adam Prudent, winner of both classes on Friday, who was the only rider remaining after Little turned in her winning ride. Prudent and Si Bella actually beat Little's time of 35.38 seconds,... Read More
With his stellar performance in the marathon, Weber has now won the two first phases of the three-phase competition. On Thursday, Weber with his team of KWPN Dutch Warmbloods -- Boris W, Danzer, Para and Ultra --won the driving dressage test with a score of 45.25. "I was really pleased. Great... Read More
"Vasco is one of the fastest horses I have ever ridden and he loves grass. I just let him open up the stride and go as fast as he could," Prudent said. "I'm am very, very happy to have won both classes. There is a saying, 'You can't win all of them if you don't win the first one,' I was saying... Read More
The first combined driving National Championship title of 2016 will be decided this weekend as Live Oak International CDE hosts the USEF Four-in-Hand Driving National Championship. Read More
Don't miss out on all the fun! It’s a special year for Live Oak International as the Combined Driving event celebrates its 25th anniversary in 2016. But it’s not the only bit of equine event history in 2016. This year also marks the inclusion of the Show Jumping Grand Prix as part of the... Read More
Suzy Stafford will try to win her third straight single horse driving title at the Live Oak International, scheduled for Feb. 25-28, but this time she’ll have a Hall of Fame horse in the harness. Stafford’s 8-year-old Morgan, PVF Peace of Mind, was recently selected to the Horse Stars Hall of... Read More
"This really is the premier event in the country," according to the Technical Delegate Ed Young and U.S. Driving Team Chef d'Equipe, "they really go over and above here; the grounds are turned out to the nines." The 20th Annual Live Oak International got underway today on the serene grounds of... Read More

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