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Scrubbing buckets made easy – VIDEO Break

  All you need is an electric drill and a toilet brush… #BarnHack     View this post on Instagram Combine a toilet brush and a drill, what do you get? A GAMECHANGER. We're saving time and energy washing buckets with Mario's newest invention! #barnhack #yorkequestrian #howwedoit #mariosinventions #scrubscrubscrub #horselife #horsenation #gamechanger A post shared by York Equestrian (@yorkequestrian) on Mar 1, 2018 at 7:06am PST

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House horse – VIDEO Break

  Who needs a barn when you have a perfectly nice house your horse can live in…     View this post on Instagram What is the first thing you think of when you watch this clip? By unknown Don’t miss another great post and follow us ☝🏻 for daily updates 🙏🏻❤️ _____________________________________________________________ #equestrian #equestrianstyle #equestrians #equestriagirls #horse #horses #horseback #horsey #horseriding #horserider #horseracing #horsejumping #dressage #dressagehorse #horsemanship #horselover #horselovers #horselove #horsephotography #horsepower #showjumping #horsetraining #mytimespentinsaddle #horseinsta #horsegram #instahorse #instahorses #lovehorses #horsejumping A post shared by Horse Sports Club® ™ (@horse.sports.club) on Nov 21, 2019 at 7:24am PST

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Who needs jump standards – VIDEO Break

  Sometimes equestrians just need to get creative to catch some airtime…     View this post on Instagram Cool training clip By: @calliecoles Don’t miss another great post and follow us ☝🏻 for daily updates 🙏🏻❤️ _____________________________________________________________ #equestrian #equestrianstyle #equestrians #equestriagirls #horse #horses #horseback #horsey #horseriding #horserider #horseracing #horsejumping #dressage #dressagehorse #horsemanship #horselover #horselovers #horselove #horsephotography #horsepower #showjumping #horsetraining #mytimespentinsaddle #horseinsta #horsegram #instahorse #instahorses #lovehorses #horsejumping A post shared by Horse Sports Club® ™ (@horse.sports.club) on Nov 20, 2019 at 11:59am PST

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Today’s Top 10 – Things horse people won’t dare post on social media

  WARNING: Only read if you have a sense of humour Check in every Tuesday for our Top 10 list that could feature just about anyone or anything related to Eventing. No rider, owner, coach, or nation is off limits. Remember: “Life is a tragedy for those who feel and a comedy for those who think.”   10. Draw reins are a gift from the horse gods. 9. I love my OTTB because that is all I can afford. 8. There should be a weight restriction for equestrians but fat shaming is more frowned upon than being fat. 7. My horse is a shit head but…

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5 Simple ways to keep the barn spotless

  Think of all the barns you have been to in your life. Which barns stand out in your mind as being the nicest/most organized/well managed? I bet these barns will all of have something in common – they are spotless. You do not need to have expensive stall doors and fancy flooring to have a barn that leaves people with an incredible impression, it just has to be clean. However, a clean barn does sound like an oxymoron. Fortunately, you can have a barn and yard that sparkles if you implement these five easy rules: 1. Hang a hoof…

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Ocala Jockey Club 3-Day Event Finale – Thoroughbreds rule the day

  Connect with the 2019 OJC3DE action: [Website] [Results]    Concluding with a dramatic show jumping finale in the CCI4*-L, the 2019 Ocala Jockey Club 3-Day Event (OJC3DE) did not disappoint with nail biting results right to the last dropping rail. Rails were flying with only one double clear round by Ema Klugman (AUS) and Bendigo. However, with only one rail down, the Thoroughbred, Campground, ridden by Erin Sylvester (USA) took the win with a final score of 44.8. The pair entered the ring in 3rd place and despite the rail on today’s challenging course; it didn’t stop this Thoroughbred from…

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2019 Ocala Jockey Club 3-Day Event cross-country report: Lauren Kieffer and Landmark’s Monte Carlo speed into the CCI4*-L lead

  Connect with the 2019 OJC3DE action: [Website] [Schedule] [Times] [Cross-country course maps] [Results] [Live stream]   Cross-country day at the Ocala Jockey Club 3-Day Event (OJC3DE) was bitterly cold for Floridians but did not slow down today’s action. Flying into the lead in the CCI4*-L was Lauren Kieffer (USA) and Landmark’s Monte Carlo. They were one of only two pairs to finish within the optimum time and their double clear moved them up from 8th after dressage on a score of 32.7. As a seasoned pair, Lauren is fairly laid back about making time on him: “He is a…

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Thoroughbreds dominate the CCI4*-L after cross-country at the 2019 Ocala Jockey Club 3-Day Event

  Connect with the 2019 OJC3DE action: [Website] [Schedule] [Times] [Cross-country course maps] [Results] [Live stream]   The 2019 Ocala Jockey Club 3-Day Event (OJC3DE) is offering over $16,500 in cash prizes across the four divisions for Thoroughbreds competing at this weekend’s inaugural event. The Ocala Jockey Club is the host to this world-class Eventing competition but it is also a Thoroughbred farm. Ocala itself is a mecca for all things Thoroughbred so it only makes sense to honour these horses with special awards at this event. There are an impressive 30 Thoroughbreds competing across all four divisions at this…

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2019 Ocala Jockey Club 3-Day Event dressage report: Mara DePuy and Congo Brazzaville C dance into the lead

Connect with the 2019 OJC3DE action: [Website] [Schedule] [Times] [Cross-country course maps] [Results] [Live stream]   Off to a late start with a rain delay, the final day of dressage at the Ocala Jockey Club 3-Day Event began after a two-hour delay this morning. That didn’t stop the Eventers and Organizers and the show still went on. Luckily, once today’s competition began, no torrential downpours erupted from the cloud-covered sky. The weather definitely did not put a damper on Mara DePuy’s (USA) ride aboard Congo Brazzaville C as they are leading the CCI4*-L on an impressive 28.5. This pair also…

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