Category Archives: Top 10

Tuesday’s Top 10 – Things your horse thinks about winter in the North

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.”   We are heading into December and Northern horses have been sharing some shocking concerns about surviving winter. After combing through thousands of emails from complaining horses, these ten really stood out… Tuesday’s Top 10 – Things your horse thinks about winter in the North 10. “Thank god…

Scroll for more top stories on Eventing Connect

Tuesday Top 10 – Top 10s from the past three years

  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.” For three years, we have been teasing top riders and shocking readers with our Top 10 lists. To celebrate our third birthday, we bring you the 10 most shared Top 10 lists ever. Thank you for reading, it takes a wicked sense of humour to appreciate these…

Scroll for more top stories on Eventing Connect

Tuesday’s Top 10 – Reasons your horse’s life is better than yours

  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.”   Tuesday’s Top 10 – Ways a horse lives better than its rider 10. Your horse gets joint injections, massage therapy, acupuncture and you only go to the doctor when by ambulance. 9. When you ride badly, everyone says poor horse; when your horse is an ass, somehow it is…

Scroll for more top stories on Eventing Connect

Top 10 triumphant moments at Badminton 2017

  Connect with the Badminton CCI4* action:[Website] [Results] As eventers know too well, it is a rare occurrence to compete at an event and things go to plan. Badminton 2017 was a weekend filled with highs and lows for riders across the leaderboard. Let’s take a moment and celebrate the “Top 10 triumphant moments” at Badminton this year. We all were smiling for everyone on the list. We are Eventers, we can’t help but be happy for these riders. 10. Beanie Sturgis’ (GBR) Lebowski finishing in 23rd place at 17-years-young. Lebowski’s has been produced all the way up the levels…

Scroll for more top stories on Eventing Connect

Top 10 triumphant moments at Badminton 2016

  Badminton 2016 was a weekend filled with highs and lows for riders across the leaderboard. We all watched anxiously cheering on riders who were there to make history and some just to score a personal best. Let’s take a moment and celebrate  the “Top 10 triumphant moments” at Badminton this year.   10. Mark Todd (NZL) making another legendary cross-country save and riding to a 4th place finish with Leonidas II. He might be 60-years-old but he can still pull off saves that a fit 30-year-old wouldn’t be able to make. He also showed his fellow Kiwis that he is still…

Scroll for more top stories on Eventing Connect

Top 10 triumphant moments at Rolex 2016

As eventers know too well, it is a rare occurrence to compete at an event and things go to plan. Rolex 2016 was a weekend filled with highs and lows for riders across the leaderboard. Let’s take a moment and celebrate  the “Top 10 triumphant moments” at Rolex this year. We all were smiling for everyone on the list. We are Eventers, we can’t help but be happy for these riders.   10. Laine Ashker (USA) show jumping a perfect double clear round with Anthony Patch, to crack into the top 20 with a 19th place finish. This was their third clear show jumping…

Scroll for more top stories on Eventing Connect

Top 10 triumphant moments at Rolex 2015

As all eventers know too well, it is an excruciatingly rare to a non-existent occurrence to compete at an event without some type of a hitch, things are simply never 100-percent perfect. Rolex 2015 was a weekend filled with highs and lows for riders across the leaderboard.   For a little serotonin rush, take a moment to look back at the “Top 10 triumphant moments” at Rolex this year. We all were smiling for everyone on the list. We are Eventers, we can’t help but be happy for these riders, even if they are our competition.   10. Laine Ashker laying…

Scroll for more top stories on Eventing Connect