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What you need to know about attending 2018 World Equestrian Games – 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. The one year to go countdown to the FEI World Equestrian Games™ Tryon 2018  (WEG) was launched today. With more than 500,000 people expected to attend the 2018 Games, the 12-day spectacle of equestrian champions is one of the biggest events on the global sporting calendar and will be the largest equestrian event in North Carolina’s history. Ticket sales Mark Bellissimo, CEO of host venue Tryon International Equestrian Center (TIEC) in Tryon, NC, announced today…

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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.   #competition #nostress #chillout #nicetime #lake #enjoylife #gutisingchiemsee @fayefuellgraebe A post shared by MichaelJungOfficialNews (@michaeljungofficialnews) on Sep 8, 2017 at 8:34am PDT   Sunday 🌈 Blooming Gorgeous 😂😂 @bloomfields_horseboxesscotland #SomeWhereOverTheRainbow 01387378323 #YehBoi A post shared by Ben Hobday (@benhobday) on Sep 10, 2017 at 8:39am PDT   Three legends. Back at it. @lizyoung2706 A post shared by Emily King (@emilykingofficial) on Sep 8, 2017 at 2:06pm PDT   Photo of the day outside…

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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…   😍😍 #eventing #crosscountry #aspenfarms A post shared by Sylvie (@flying.change.equestrian) on Sep 9, 2017 at 8:46pm PDT   Pics from Buckminster Park BE100 and 5YO sections (Sat 8th July) are now up on FB. Here's Helena Pope and…

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Eight horse photos that’ll tick you off, then eight that’ll calm you down

  Equestrians all have their pet peeves. Some of us have unique things that drive us up the wall but for the most part, our pet peeves are the same. Just remember that when you see something around the barn that is driving you berzerk there is probably a way to fix it. A post shared by Carolyn Horner (@ponynamed_peanut) on Aug 18, 2017 at 11:32am PDT   A post shared by Courtenay Fraser (@highburydressage) on Jul 25, 2016 at 3:08pm PDT     A post shared by Jess Wynne (@jesswynneinsta) on Sep 8, 2017 at 3:55pm PDT   A…

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Five fall reads to turn you into a dressage star before 2018

  Fall is the perfect time of year to curl up by the fire with a pumpkin spice something or other and read a good book. But why waste your precious time reading a book that isn’t horse-related? Improve your dressage for next season by taking affordable lessons from the world’s greatest dressage riders by reading their excellent books. Take advantage of your reading time and turn yourself into a dressage queen (or king) with these top books: 1) Dressage with Kyra: The Kyra Kyrklund Training Method – This is one of the easiest dressage books to read and you can…

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Friday’s Fashion – Modern and effective breastplates

  This series features fashion must have items for riders and their horses. Tune in every Friday with your (or your parents’ or your significant other’s) credit card in hand,  for some excellent fashion finds. Let’s bring style to the Eventing world!  I have not personally tested all of the featured products but the websites they are available through are reputable and I will not feature any products with negative reviews. If you own any of these products please share your to opinions so we can all find the best deals and look great.   Breastplates are a super useful and therefore common piece of tack. They keep…

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Who will you award the Perri’s Halter to this month? Vote now for the coolest horse name with a letter ‘Y’.

    VOTING HAS NOW CLOSED   Perri’s Leather is bringing you a monthly contest to celebrate horse names, have some fun and give you a chance to win a beautiful ‘Amish made’ Perri’s leather halter with an engraved plate to show off your horse’s unique name. For the next year, we will be calling for submissions based on a different theme each month. Vote for August entries now: For August, we invited riders to submit their horse’s name that contained the letter “Y” to see if our readers thought it was cool enough to receive a brand new custom…

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Dressage judge comments scribes did write: Part 29

  People from all over the world read, Tuesday’s Top 10 – Dressage judge comments scribes were NOT allowed to write. Many of our readers shared comments that HAVE actually made it onto dressage tests. There have been so many colourful dressage judge comments, we have enough gems for a series. The dressage judges who let their scribes write these comments certainly were not sugar coating anything. Thank-you to all the riders who shared these hilarious, real-life comments. Despite what a  judge writes on your test, this phase of Eventing remains interesting when the unexpected happens. Thank you to all the good sports who are sharing some of…

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Horses that are severely allergic to wood: Part 7

  Some horses are more careful jumpers than others. But there are overachieving mounts that seemingly defy the laws of gravity while jumping. Maybe it is because they are allergic to wood or perhaps, they are trying to avoid getting eaten a monster that could be lurking under the fence. These horses’ riders might want to wear a spacesuit during their next jump school because their steeds are jumping to the moon…   Hugo's got jump 💙 #noscopenohope #xc #jump #scope #eventer #eventhorse #kwpn A post shared by Adele (@the_adele1) on Sep 1, 2017 at 1:44am PDT   Just another…

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Grooming products that will revolutionize your life – Sponsored by Back on Track

  Great for muscles, ligaments, tendons and joints. Products for horses, dogs and people. Visit www.backontrackproducts.com   Trotting down centerline on an impeccably turned out horse will make a good impression on the dressage judge. Likewise, riding a horse that is groomed to the nines around the competition grounds will make you look like a more polished and professional rider. You also need the right grooming products to keep your horse in a healthy condition. Skin fungus, for example, can really hinder your riding goals. If you want your horse to look and feel Olympic-ready you have to use the…

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