Ian Stark walks through the CIC*** course at Galway Downs, part of the Adequan USEA Gold Cup/PRO Tour Series. The dressage begins today in Temecula, Calif., so stay tuned for daily updates from our friends Ride on Video and Frankie Thieriot.
Original Post Date: 03/28/2014 - 09:28 | Last Updated: 2014:03:28 09:29:03
Michael Pollard and Ballingowan Pizazz proved that not all who wander are (irrevocably) lost as they led the pack of 42 CIC*** competitors after putting in a double clear round over Marc Donovan’s show jumping course on Friday at the Carolina International CIC*** and Adequan USEA Gold Cup Qualifier/PRO Tour Series.
Original Post Date: 03/22/2014 - 10:30 | Last Updated: 2014:03:22 10:34:09
"You have to live one day at a time," explained Byyny after her leading performance in the dressage, reflecting on a sport that lifts you up to cloud nine one day, and leaves you in the dirt, the next.
Original Post Date: 03/20/2014 - 21:22 | Last Updated: 2014:03:20 22:17:05
Dressage day dawned cold, wet, and windy. The weather in Tallahassee, Florida was the kind that instills dread into the hearts of organizers. After weeks of intense preparation, the Red Hills International dressage arenas were dressed and ready to receive a large entry of CIC and horse trials competitors eager to earn the qualifications needed to achieve their 2014 goals.
Original Post Date: 03/06/2014 - 23:03 | Last Updated: 2014:03:06 23:16:53
The Fresno County Horse Park is running a CIC* and CIC** for the first time in 20 years, and event organizer John Marshall has impressed the competitors with his first International competition. All photos by Sherry Stewart.
Original Post Date: 02/16/2014 - 00:53 | Last Updated: 2014:02:16 13:48:47
The William Fox-Pitt clinic at Morningside Training Farm continued today with work over fences. William Fox-Pitt applied similar concepts to all of the groups that rode today, tailoring the complexity of the footwork and exercises to the experience of the horses.
Original Post Date: 11/06/2013 - 21:53 | Last Updated: 2013:11:11 13:46:27
About 200 auditors, riders, sponsors, and vendors lined the arena early this morning to watch sixteen horse-and-rider pairs participate in what is, for most riders, a once-in-a-lifetime experience: to school under the watchful eye of William Fox-Pitt.
Original Post Date: 11/05/2013 - 18:52 | Last Updated: 2013:11:11 13:45:50
Temecula, Calif., Nov. 3, 2013—Almost nothing about the Galway Downs International Three-Day Event worked out like Buck Davidson expected. Except that he came here from Pennsylvania to win the CCI3*, and he did, on Petite Flower, scoring 59.2 penalties.Jolie Wentworth rode GoodKnight to second place (59.7) and Liz Halliday-Sharp rode HHS Cooley to third place (61.6). Davidson also finished eighth on The Apprentice (77.9).
Original Post Date: 11/04/2013 - 08:26 | Last Updated: 2013:11:04 08:26:29