Featuring its biggest international turn out ever, the Galway Downs International Three-Day began today. We caught up with some riders in the barns and at the first horse inspection, and later took a tour of the CCI3* cross-country course with designer Ian Stark and international evener and commentator Mike Tucker.
Original Post Date: 11/04/2011 - 03:35 | Last Updated: 2012:08:10 11:34:47
We caught up with John Nunn of Bit of Britain at the Fair Hill International Three Day Event to chat about the last leg of this year's Bit of Britain Challenge, its future, and what new Challenges he hopes to establish next year.
Original Post Date: 10/18/2011 - 12:23 | Last Updated: 2012:08:10 11:32:57
The USEA Young Event Horse East Coast Championships got under way today at the Fair Hill International Horse Trials with conformation first thing in the morning and dressage in the main arena throughout the day. Doug Payne leads the 5-Year-Old division with his and Kristen Burgers' Royal Tribute, a 17.1-hand Oldenburg gelding by Royal Prince and out of Firstar. He earned an 11.55 out of 15 in the conformation phase and a 32.76 out of 35 in the dressage phase for a total score of 44.31.
Original Post Date: 10/13/2011 - 18:03 | Last Updated: 2012:08:10 11:38:02