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Eventing absolutely slaying it again on Instagram this weekend

  Instagram connects the world through photos and eventers love to share their lives on this social media platform. We have found Eventing pics from every continent in the world on Instagram. This is your chance to check out the entire world of eventers competing, training and having fun. Enjoy some international Eventing action thanks to some social media savvy riders…   #ClaraFall hat mir ein tolles Wochenende beschert. Zusammen mit ihr (und dank @suusb320 😊) bin ich am Samstag Ăźber meinen Schatten gesprungen und wurde mit ganz viel Spaß belohnt. 💝 Ich warte schon gespannt auf die Fotos von…

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Here is your Canadian 2018 Eventing High Performance Squad

Congratulations to all these amazing riders and good luck in 2018! The Equestrian Canada (EC) Eventing Committee is pleased to announce the athletes invited to the 2018 Eventing High Performance Squad, based on FEI results from the 2017 season. National Squad Athlete / Hometown / Horse / Owner Colleen Loach / Dunham, QC / Qorry Blue d’Argouges / Peter & Susan Barry Selena O’Hanlon / Kingston, ON / Foxwood High / John & Judy Rumble Jessica Phoenix / Cannington, ON / Pavarotti / Don J. Good Kathryn Robinson / Kettering, GBR / Let It Bee / Kathryn & Gayle Robinson…

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Caption this for a chance to win a very cool prize!

  Throughout 2017, we captured some remarkable images at horse trials all over North America. As we share some of the most “interesting” photos over the next four weeks, we are going to let you add the captions. For your effort and entry, you will automatically be entered in our monthly T-shirt draw to be held on December 31st. (For a variety of reasons we accept entries into a monthly T-shirt draw for a T-shirt of the winner’s choice from Shop ATTITUDE.) If you have the best caption for the above image Our writers will decide on their favourite captions and…

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Add your logo to these great Christmas gifts for the peeps on your list

  Christmas is closer than you want to believe and your time is limited. We have the perfect gift solution for the horse people on your list. Give T-shirts that promote our sport with edge and humour. What makes this gift even cooler is that you can also build your business by adding your logo to the back of the shirt like in the Carter Eventing sample attached (Thanks, Kyle and Jen!). Your brand is what the outside world thinks of you. That’s it. So here is a great opportunity to build your brand by being kind and thanking clients, grooms,…

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The ups and downs of riding – Bit of Britain’s Next Top Rider finalist Grace Gaynor

  After an overwhelming response with over 100 entries, Bit Of Britain has narrowed down the finalists for the Next Top Rider sponsorships. It has been narrowed down to 11 finalists. Austin Skeens, VA Ally McGlynn, CA Lauren Yeagy, Elizabeth Henry and Emma Sloan, IN Mia Braundel, NC Jane Cook, TX Hannah Herrig, FL Alexandra Tett, PA Grace Gaynor, MD Carter McInnis, SC Magdalena Valenti, TN Tosca Holmes-Smith, BC Tune into www.eventingconnect.today as these 11 finalists continue to strut their sponsorship worthiness with blogs and vlogs over the next few weeks. We encourage you to provide feedback and share your favourite blogs and vlogs…

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Last Week TODAY

  Catch up on interesting tidbits that you might have missed last week. We work hard to catch all the good stuff so you don’t have to.   Have had the BEST time having polo lesson with @BlondeMoment01 in Dubai 😁🏑☀️😎 #awesomefun #chillingwithmybestie #DubaiPoloAcademy pic.twitter.com/xIiSLl7s0o — Laura Collett (@CollettEventing) November 8, 2017     Just before heading to Pa for a clinic in the land of @summercogan, @jesshampf @ I were able to squeeze in 9 holes with my Aunt Maureen and Uncle Bob (the creeper in the back)! #babyhudson came out to play as well. #ontheway #golf #sc #aiken…

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How to grow Eventing in your area through the community schools – Sponsored by MD Barnmaster

  MD Barnmaster is the leader in custom designed barns, horse housing, professional equestrian facilities, horse stalls, modular buildings and barn accessories. Build A Better Barn. Contact MD Barnmaster today.   How to grow Eventing in your area through the community schools – Sponsored by MD Barnmaster This year in Ontario, Eventing entries throughout the province were alarmingly low. It has become apparent that riders and business owners that have a vested interest in the continuation of Eventing, must put forth an effort to grow the sport. Eventing needs an influx of riders at the grassroots level. Ideally, attracting riders from other disciplines…

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Stylish Six: First horse inspection – Virginia CCI2* and CCI1* International Horse Trials

  Connect with the Virginia International Horse Trials action: [Omnibus] [Website] [Times]   The Virginia International Horse Trials in Lexington, VA has kicked off with the first horse inspection. Riders competing this weekend are representing Canada, the USA, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, Mexico and Great Britain This event is running a CCI2*, CCI1* and a CIC2* along with national divisions ranging from Beginner Novice up to Intermediate. Dressage takes place tomorrow and the CIC2* also show jumps on Friday. Saturday is cross-country day for all of the FEI divisions and the event concludes on Sunday with show jumping. Capt. Mark Phillips…

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Tuesday’s Top 10 – Thoughts your horse has during dressage

  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. I bet I can do this dressage test so fast that we’ll set a world record. 9. All these circles are making me dizzy. 8. Don’t worry, I can easily clear that tiny white fence! Let’s get out of here. 7. Going on the bit makes…

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Meet the fifth 2018 Bit of Britain’s Next Top Rider finalist

  After an overwhelming response with over 100 entries, Bit Of Britain has narrowed down the finalists for the Next Top Rider sponsorships. The quality of the entries was outstanding. It was a very difficult decision but it has been narrowed down to 11 finalists. The finalists range in age from 14 to 22. Entries poured in from all over North America. There are finalists from Canada and the United States. Tune into www.eventingconnect.today for the next 10 days, as we continue to announce a finalist each day (in no particular order). #BofBNextTopRider   Congratulation to Jane Cook, TX! Jane was named to the 2017 USEF Eventing…

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