Kristin Frishman on the purchase of Bella Fiona. Shama Alghurain on the purchase of Holland. Kayla Walker on the purchase of Middlemarch. Special thanks to Krista Olson and Point of View Farm, Genuine Farms and Vasile Zirnoveanu.
East Dorset, Vermont – Colin Syquia of Forest Hills, NY, won the $5,000 3’3” NEHJA Hunter Derby, presented by Eastern Hay, on Thursday, July 20, during week three of the six-week Vermont Summer Festival, running through August 13 at Harold Beebe Farm in East Dorset, VT. Course designer Gerry Briggs of Smyrna, TN, designed the […]
After reading “The Information Vacuum in U.S. Breeding,” (March 7 & 14, p.26) I’d like to say, wouldn’t it be nice if we could all go to the U.S. Equestrian Federation competition results column, search a stallion or mare, and find the show record of the progeny? In this day and age that shouldn’t be […]
When Phoebe Weseley won the WIHS Adult Hunter Finals on ‘Just Ask Me’ in 2010, and had continued success in that division, she was ready to move up. A new 3’3” Amateur-Owner Division would be underway in 2012, so she set out to find a new hunter. The search started, as many do, in Florida […]
Put that altogether and what do you have? This week it’s Reserve Champion at the USEF Pony Finals, Green Medium Pony division with over 70 entries. The pony is Brighton Heartbreaker, a 6-year-old Welsh cross, and this was her ninth show ever. The rider was the talented Daisy Farish, a 13-year-old competing in her seventh […]
Jennifer Wood Media Washington, D.C. – The 52nd annual Washington International Horse Show began today with hunter competition for professional and amateur riders, who had the first classes of their divisions and finish for championships tomorrow. In the evening session, children’s and adult hunter riders reigned the ring. After four years of competing in the […]