The summer Nations Cup season kicks off with a 4-Star in Lummen, Belgium this weekend … a mix of veteran riders and younger horses will be defending the home team.
- Police horses break down barriers between officers and citizens, bring community closer
- Rolex Grand Prix of Aachen in images
Source: World of Showjumping
- Welcome to Breyerfest …
“… treasured summer rite for those deliriously in love with horses to indulge their obsession alongside approximately 30,000 (mostly teenage, mostly female) kindred spirits: “horse girls,” as they are sometimes called.
Source: The New York Times
- 5 Ways to Enhance the Viewer Experience for Show Jumping
All sports are continually taking steps to enhance their product to attract new viewers and to produce exciting sport … However, viewership still lags ...
- Countdown is on for construction crews preparing for World Equestrian Games at Tryon
With 3 months to go, 500 construction workers are working around the clock to complete major infrastructure projects in time for the World Equestrian Games in Tryon … “We’ll be ready.”
- Can horses help cancer patients?
via Horse & ...
- More Chinese parents sign their kids up for equestrian classes to learn discipline, love for animals and other soft skills
- The Journalist and the Equestrian
“My two vocations rarely intersected — until I came across a story about Jimmy A. Williams, a trainer who coached many young female riders to Olympic fame, while sexually abusing them.”
via The New York Times
- The Equestrian Coach Who Minted Olympians, and Left a Trail of Child Molestation
via The New York Times
- Leaps and bounds: Ingmar De Vos on why jumping is leading the way in equestrian
“I think the speed and the action of show jumping has always been what’s made it the most popular equestrian discipline…”
OTHER SHOW JUMPING SITES
World of Show Jumping.com
The best and most interesting international news from the world of showjumping - every day - with weekly exclusive interviews and a great guest blog.
Great show jumping riders and horses of the past. (Show Jumping Nostalgia website)
EQUESTRIAN SITES & BLOGS
Horses in the South
Equestrian blog site with a focus on events and coverage in the Southern United States
Dedicated To Putting a Horse in the White House & Selling Enough Books to Stay Off Food Stamps
News about horse health, care, equine science and research that affects horses.