Italian-born Riccardo Ruggio is new to the Young Jumper Championships, rising to the second position in the YJC Leading Rider rankings. Our YJC interview reveals that his commitment to the development of young horses is a long oneRead More
(SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, CA) - Starting with the Emerson Burr Horsemanship Grant Exam, a Zone Ten Pony Challenge in the middle and ending with a Markel Pony Derby, Pony Palooza days were filled with gorgeous small, medium and large ponies that modeled, strutted and jumped on the grass. When not competing, pony riders participated in quizzes, cupcake and ice cream parties and wore smiles that could be seen for miles.
(SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, CA) - $30,000 Markel Insurance 1.40m Grand Prix, one of the final highlights of the four week Blenheim EquiSports June Series, welcomed twenty-nine entries. With five clean, fourth to go in the jump-off, Juan Pablo Jimenez Torres of Mexico rode like the wind on Relic L.S. for a bold finish and the winRead More
| By Devaney Iglesias/Phelps Media Group, Inc. International
(WELLINGTON, FL) - June 28, 2016 - Every four years, fans and competitors prepare for the highly anticipated Olympic Games. While fans eagerly await the chance to wave their countries' flag and cheer on their favorites, athletes train rigorously for the chance to wear their countries' colors and compete against the best in the world for a gold medal.
(CONYERS, GEORGIA) - It may be hot in Atlanta, but Daniel Geitner is on fire! After securing back to back Week I and Week II wins in the $15,000 Horseflight Open Welcomes, he went on to win the $25,000 USHJA International Hunter Derby with Kelly Sims' True Story last night under the lights in the Olympic Stadium.
(SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, CA) - Whether attending as a competitor or a spectator, Blenheim EquiSports offered something fun for everyone at the June Classic III. From taking quizzes and enjoying cupcakes and ice cream, to a Six Bar class that went to 1.80m with a teenage champion, as well as continuing popular classes, series and championships, it was a week of big winners.
(CONYERS, GEORGIA) - Aaron Vale of Williston, Florida in the irons of Amatoville Enterprise's Carlo, returned to the winner's circle in the $35,000 Sidelines Grand Prix, presented by EMO, Saturday night at the Olympic venue after winning the Atlanta Summer Classic's Week I $35,000 Outback Steakhouse Grand Prix with Bonzini S.