Rider who died following cross-country fall named

Library image.The rider who died following a cross-country fall at a riding club horse trials has been named as Clare Bedford. Mrs Bedford, 31, from Rugby in Warwickshire, died on Saturday (13 July) as...

7 dressage combinations to watch at Aachen 2019

With the Aachen CHIO underway in Germany, the eyes of the dressage world will be trained on many of the top combinations in the world, fighting it out in the four-star competition and the...

‘They All Have a Desire to Win at Something’: Why OTTBs Have a Place...

Manuel swings his leg over Rusty’s back, settling gently into the Western saddle. He slides his feet into the stirrups, picks up his reins, and softly says, “Walk on.” Manuel, who is autistic, rides...

‘You Didn’t Give up on Me’: Why OTTBs Have a Place in Therapeutic Riding...

Manuel swings his leg over Rusty’s back, settling gently into the Western saddle. He slides his feet into the stirrups, picks up his reins, and softly says, “Walk on.” Manuel, who is autistic, rides...

Pjs Delights (ISH) claims victory at Barryroe Show

Horse Sport Ireland were delighted to sponsor the Mare and Foal Championship class at Barryroe Show on Saturday 13th July. The class was well supported and judged by Glen Knipe who said ‘I am...

At Aachen – The dressage warm ups…

Story – Christopher Hector Photos – Tanja Becker/Equitaris One of the many treats that are Aachen, is the chance to sit and watch the world’s very best dressage riders school their horses....

BD abroad: Deauville

The following horse and rider combinations have been selected to represent Great Britain at the Deauville CDI, 18 – 21 July:CDI2* - Small Tour Emily Harris from Dorset with Fay Thomas’s Freya FST (chestnut,...

What We’re Learning From Horse Racing Research

Researchers worldwide are examining ways to prevent injuries in racehorses; their findings could help prevent issues in sport horses, as well. The post What We’re Learning From Horse Racing Research appeared first on The...
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Drill team riding like you’ve never seen before – VIDEO Break

  Drill team riding like you’ve never seen before – VIDEO Break You’ve hopefully seen a drill team riding performance at some point in your life. If not, you should probably find one to...

Vets Discuss How They Use SAA in Equine Practice

An SAA test can identify illness in horses, and it can also ensure they’re healthy enough for other procedures, such as surgery. Here’s a look into how some vets use SAA in their practices....

Investigation under way after controversial derby round

The FEI has confirmed it is investigating after Andy Kocher jumped in a derby at Spruce Meadows on Carollo the day after the combination won a three-round grand prix. The US showjumper took the...

Aachen CHIO — an insider’s guide

Find out why Aachen CHIO is deemed the greatest horse show on earth and how to get the most out of a visit ahead of the bulk of the competition which kicks off tomorrow...