"When you win two beautiful LONGINES watches in two days; it was a pleasure to give one to Alan to share the success, given how much Alan and grooms like him do behind the scenes for all of us riders. As I’ve always said; team work makes all the dreams work."
HorsesDaily's Mary Phelps and her flying pony pair "The Gangsters" Markel's Al Capony and Markel's Bugsy Maloney will be part of the show along with World Champion Gold Medal (and Breyer Model) Cefnoakpark Bouncer with Wayne Humphreys, will be doing a Driving Derby Demo at the Virginia Horse... Read More
The smallest ponies with the biggest hearts just make everyone smile. We hear the word "cute" a lot, and I just keep thinking, "Just you wait and see what they can do." Half brothers Al Capony and Bugsy Maloney are the only Classic American Shetlands competing at their level after just two years... 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
It was a grey day as the Fesitval festivities began in Wellington for the USEF Dressage National Championships for the grand Prix and Intermediare 1. Travelling from across the large United States were the elite group of horses and riders who will congregate over the rest of the week to vie for... Read More
After all these years covering equestrian sport for HorsesDaily, and working as an insurance agent for Markel, I am now a part of it; training, competing, traveling, and all that goes with it. We have just begun training with USEF Team Driving coach Thorston Zarembowicz after an amazing 3 weeks... Read More
In what will go down in history as the greatest racing career of all time, being there see American Pharoah's last race will also go down in the history of my life as one of the best days of a lifetime filled with many wonderful moments. Here are some of my favorite photos, the easiest photo... Read More
I would like to honor my Dad, Dr. MD Phelps Jr. who gave me my first camera, encouraged my dreams, was my first mentor, and the first man I ever loved.He encouraged his children to e-mail so we could stay connected, which in fact helped us all grow closer as we shared our lives and our love for... Read More