“We had an incredible season,” said Andrade, who was gifted a pair of leather riding gloves by Maybach – Icons of Luxury as his Circuit Championship prize. “I have a really great team behind me, and all of my horses have tried so hard this winter. Thank you to everyone for their hard work and for... Read More
Kodachrome is an eight-year-old Warmblood gelding that Moore purchased for Frey last year with hopes that the gelding had Derby Finals potential. "He was doing the 3'3" Performance Hunters starting out, and I just saw him and liked him, and then I tried him and had to have him," Frey stated. "He... Read More
Class winner, Mia, is a six-year-old Holsteiner mare by Quick Star x Contender, owned and home bred by Franco and his wife, Beth Goodwin Franco. Speaking of his winning mount, Franco stated, "Since she was four years old she has just been nice, wanting to go, and wanting to do the right thing.... Read More
Seven-year-old winner, Easy, is a Dutch Warmblood mare (Mr. Blue x Burggraaf) owned by Javier Salvador. Ballard explained that she purchased a new horse named Z Diamanty from Salvador at the beginning of the winter, and through the process of getting to know each other and showing that horse, he... Read More
"When I walked the jump-off I thought, 'Okay, hopefully I can get into this one, because this would be a good one for him.'" In the jump-off, Foster left a big stride out to the last jump, and her experience and trust in Victor paid off. "That was a bit of a Hail Mary," Foster laughed. "I did... Read More
De Miranda and AD Nouvelle Europe Z, a 12-year-old Zangersheide mare (Nelson Z x Jimtown), have had many great results this circuit, including a win in week one's $35,000 Ruby et Violette WEF Challenge Cup Round 1, and victory in week five's $35,000 Douglas Elliman 1.45m Jumper Classic. The mare... Read More
Geddes, of Jacksonville, FL, owns and operates out of Geddaway Farm. She has developed a special partnership with Geddaway since she purchased him in 2005. "I have had him for a long time so I know him inside and out," Geddes remarked. Geddes has been competing with Geddaway, a 17-year-old... Read More
An open meeting for riders, trainers, owners, and interested parties will be held on Thursday, March 31, at 3 pm in The Gallery at Palm Beach International Equestrian Center to discuss the Winter Equestrian Festival and future plans for the facility in 2017 and beyond. Equestrian Sport... Read More
Gazelle, a Belgian Warmblood mare by Kashmir Van Shuttershof x Indoctro, is just ten years old, and Farrington has been trying her out in different classes over the winter. "She is still a green horse for the big sport," the rider noted. "I had her jump a couple of grand prixs at the beginning of... Read More
Laura Chapot (USA) and Mary Chapot's ISHD Dual Star briefly took the lead with their time of 36.29 seconds, but were soon bested by Lauren Hough and Cornet 39, who stole the show with a blazing round in a time of 35.98 seconds. Last to go, Laura Kraut (USA) and Old Willow Farms' Zeremonie jumped... Read More


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