Category Archives: Today’s scoop

Saturday’s SCOOP

New updates all day, check back often Twitter: @eventingconnect to stay connected with everything eventing World wide bits and bites: United Kingdom: Badminton Horse Trials prizes: all about the Silver Jubilee Plate Racehorses to be tested for 8000 drugs at a time Think the Hickstead Derby bank looks scary? Try reversing down it.  Mental barriers Eventing United States: Mighty Nice undergoing surgery for bone chip Rolex in review with Elisa Wallace and Colleen Rutledge Cooled-shipped sperm quality’s effect on fertility 38 reasons why bad distances happen to good people New Zealand: NZ Young Rider and Junior titles to be hotly contested  …

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Friday’s SCOOP

New updates all day, check back often Twitter: @eventingconnect to stay connected with everything eventing World wide bits and bites: United Kingdom: Badminton’s baddest fences: This collaboration of pictures of some of the scariest fences from Badminton’s past, dating back from 1962-1995 will send shivers down your spine. Are these Badminton’s hairiest fences ever? [PICTURES] From Rolex to Whitfield Horse Trials: Austin O’Connor went straight from a 16th place finish at the Rolex CCI4* on Balham Houdini to winning the Novice section M at a British Eventing recognized horse trial in Northamptonshire, Whitfield. No rest for the best! The inaugural Whitfield Horse Trials, UK…

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Thursday’s SCOOP

New updates all day, check back often Twitter: @eventingconnect to stay connected with everything eventing World wide bits and bites: United Kingdom: Healthy legs for a sound horse: These 14 tips are crucially important to keep your horse’s legs in good condition so you have a sound and healthy mount. 14 ways to keep your horse’s legs healthy United States: Horse selling 101: Selling a horse takes a bit of preparation, marketing, showmanship and most importantly honesty. Follow these 12 tips to ensure you are successful in the event you need to sell a horse. 12 tips for selling a horse  Derby hat guide:…

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Wednesday’s SCOOP

New updates all day, check back often Twitter: @eventingconnect to stay connected with everything eventing World wide bits and bites: Canada: Meet Jacquie Brook’s mount D Niro: Jacquie has revolutionized how many riders in North America ride their dressage tests thanks to her unreal coaching skills. But when she is not coaching she is kicking ass on her Grand Prix horse, D Niro, get to know this incredible guy a bit better. Behind The Stall Door With: D Niro United Kingdom: Promote yourself: We living in a very technology using society, making it important to promote your riding and business online. Here is a list…

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Tuesday’s SCOOP

New updates all day, check back often Twitter: @eventingconnect to stay connected with everything eventing World wide bits and bites: United Kingdom: Showing solo: It is no easy task competing a horse with no one to help you out at the show, but with these tips you can make show day go much smoother even. Competing with your horse alone? Take a look at our top tips for success United States: Corn gone wrong: Moldy corn can cause poisoning in horses called Equine leukoencephalomalacia. It is the result of a fungus called Fusarium moniliforme, which often invades corn fields when crops are stressed by…

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Monday’s SCOOP

New updates all day, check back often Twitter: @eventingconnect to stay connected with everything eventing World wide bits and bites: United Kingdom: Top riders talk proposed changes: Hear what the likes of team riders such as Paul Tapner, have to say about the FEI’s list of proposed changes to Eventing. Riders speak out about proposals to radically change eventing New Zealand: Why change Eventing: Many people in the Eventing community are stunned by the proposed changes to the sport, but there is some reason behind the madness of these changes. Understand why the sport is in desperate need of some big changes….

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Sunday’s SCOOP

New updates all day, check back often Twitter: @eventingconnect to stay connected with everything eventing World wide bits and bites: United Kingdom: Is eventing ready to be renamed equestrathon or tri-equathlon? United States: There’s a secret club just for elite athletes. And Rodrigo Pessoa is president. The trouble with mud 10 Rolex Kentucky riders who love their horses today Bianca Jagger: ‘I did not ride the horse into Studio 54. I just got on it’ Horse therapy treatments for mental health issues   Events this weekend in North America Canada: Mt. Cheam Pony Club (BC) [Times/Results] Grandview Farm Combined Test (ON) [Website]…

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Saturday’s SCOOP

New updates all day, check back often Twitter: @eventingconnect to stay connected with everything eventing World wide bits and bites: United Kingdom: Zara Phillips withdraws from Rolex Kentucky before dressage  BE camera statement- April 2015 United States: “Big Bang” star backs push to end trade in US horse meat The long-lost classic-format three-day event The stirrups of the future are here Wofford’s wisdoms: What’s to come at Rolex Kentucky Sharon White has a guardian angel at Rolex this week Stuart Horse Trials take major jump with partnership   Events this weekend in North America Canada: Mt. Cheam Pony Club (BC) [Times/Results] Grandview…

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Friday’s SCOOP

New updates all day, check back often Twitter: @eventingconnect to stay connected with everything eventing World wide bits and bites: United Kingdom: Tour Kitty King’s crib: Check out top British eventer, Kitty King’s stunning yard which she converted from a disused chicken farm into a world class eventing operation. Look ‘through the keyhole’ at Kitty King’s yard [PICS] Shetlands curing allergies: Researchers believe that studying Shetland ponies’ immune response to insect bites might be able to reveal a way to prevent people from developing allergies. Pony power. Shetland pony study offers clues that could help prevent allergies in people United States: Ideal breeding…

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Thursday’s SCOOP

New updates all day, check back often Twitter: @eventingconnect to stay connected with everything eventing World wide bits and bites: Australia: Oceania Eventing Senior Rider Championship: The Aussie national selectors have confirmed their team picks for the Oceania Eventing Senior Rider Champions in Taupo, NZL. Australian Oceania Eventing Senior Rider Team named United Kingdom: Hearty education: Your horse’s heart is a critically important organ to its overall health and physical capabilities, here are some facts you should know about the equine heart. 16 things you need to know about your horse’s heart Badminton draw order: Paul Tapner and Kilronan are number 1, check out the…

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