Tag: Dressage championship
A Different Way of Winning.
Winning isn’t everything. It’s the only thing. Vince Lombardi I don’t think I could live my life following that mantra. Vince Lombardi was a football coach and player and maybe it worked for him. But there are different ways of winning. At the Christmas party, at Belinda Trusell’s Oakcrest Farm, Belinda spoke about her ride…
Will Tryon 2018 be the last WEG?
FEI World Equestrian Games Tryon 2018. Eight equestrian disciplines. Competitors from 70 countries. 1000 horses. For some there were golden moments. For others it was a debacle and disaster. What went wrong? Grooms accommodation. The first problem occurred when it became apparent there was not nearly enough accommodation for the grooms who need to be…
Dressage Heroin…But Don’t Call WADA!
What a great experience it was…..
Dressage !Reining! But wait…what happened to Endurance?
Will Carl and Charlotte pull off an upset….?
Florence is not invited!
She may change her mind about where she is going to land….
On the Road to the FEI World Equestrian Games Tryon 2018!
I will be there and will let you know how it goes…
How Many People in the USA Ride a Horse Annually?
On Facebook 129 million people…..
A Day in the Life of a Championship Horse Groom!
What is it like to be the groom taking care of some of the most famous horses in the world at a big Championship like the Olympics or World Equestrian Games? I had the chance, last May, to find out from Alan Davies, travelling groom for British riders Carl Hester and Charlotte Dujardin. I asked…
Monday Minstrel: By the Numbers.
The biggest equine airlift into the US ever!
Canadian Teams for WEG announced!
Canada’s Dressage Team…here they are.