Great Reads

Great reads from the greatest news stories and editorial reads from around the equestrian globe touched up with a little bit of shopping. What ever can go wrong..

Hovis’ Friday diary: how is this fair?

Dear diary, If you ever needed proof that women are temperamental, then quite frankly the monumental epi that Mother Nature is throwing at the minute should suffice. What in God’s green little name is the loony lady doing?! As I told you last week, if we’d had any more seasons …

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Can wearables track gait symmetry?

Like many riders, I enjoy having a wearable that lets me track how far I’ve ridden, where I’ve gone and how long I’ve spent at different gaits. I use the free version of Equilab, and find it very accurately depicts what my horses and I have accomplished in a work …

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Boyd Martin Clinic, PLUS Colic & Weather

The Olympic eventer works with riders to focus on rhythm, balance and position. BONUS: Tips to adjust your horse’s routine in variable weather to avoid colic. From the Practical Horseman archives: Olympian and double Pan-American gold medalist Boyd Martin shared tips with the winner of the Practical Horseman and Dressage …

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Steffen Peters & Suppenkasper Win Wellington’s CDI5* Grand Prix for Seventh Straight Victory This Year

Steffen Peters and Sppenkasper winning the Global Dressage Festival CDI5* Grand Prix. © 2020 Ken Braddick/dressage-news.com By KENNETH J. BRADDICK WELLINGTON, Florida, Feb. 20, 2020–Steffen Peters and Suppenkasper won the Adequan Global Dressage Festival CDI5* Grand Prix Thursday night to extend the pair’s string of victories to seven in pursuing …

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USA’s Katherine Bateson-Chandler & Alcazar Win Wellington’s Global CDI5* Grand Prix

Katherine Bateson-Chandler and Alcazar in the Global Dressage Festival CDI5* Grand Prix. © 2020 Ken Braddick/dressage-news.com WELLINGTON, Florida, Feb. 20, 2020–The USA’s Katherine Bateson-Chandler riding Alcazarin the first competition in five months won the Adequan Global Dressage Festival CDI5* Grand Prix Thursday. Katherine of Wellington and the 15-year-old KWPN gelding …

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