Horseware

12 Jul 19
Horses in the South - A Horse Blog

Mark Bluman and Cartouche ©Sportfot. Mill Spring, NC – July 11, 2019 – Mark Bluman (COL) and Cartouche claimed the win in a competitive $36,000 Horseware Ireland Welcome Stake CSI 2* at Tryon International Equestrian Center (TIEC) on Thursday morning, stopping the jump-off timers at 31.402 seconds. Abigail McArdle (USA) and Victorio 5, a 2006 […]

05 Jul 19
Horses in the South - A Horse Blog

Aaron Vale and Major ©Sportfot. Mill Spring, NC – July 4, 2019 – Aaron Vale (USA) and Major raced to win the $36,000 Horseware Ireland Welcome Stake CSI 3* at Tryon International Equestrian Center (TIEC), stopping the jump-off timers at 37.01 seconds. Sharn Wordley (NZL) and Casper, a 2006 Oldenburg gelding (Contender x Baloubet Du […]

22 Jun 19
Horses in the South - A Horse Blog

Caelinn Leahy and Dymendy ©Sportfot. Mill Spring, NC – June 21, 2019 – Caelinn Leahy (Maple Park, IL) and Dymendy sped to win the $5,000 Horseware Ireland Welcome Stake at Tryon International Equestrian Center (TIEC), stopping the jump-off timers at 39.881 seconds. Todd Minikus (Loxahatchee, FL) guided his own JuJu VDM, a 2009 Belgium Warmblood […]

20 Jun 19
Fat Buckskin in a Little Suit

Fly sheets. I have had a few. And lately it seems I am on a constant search for the right kind. I am including all these below (the best of the best or the worst of the worst) to give you an idea of what worked, what didn’t, and how much each one cost! Cause […]

14 Jun 19
Eventer in Progress

When you compare Australia to the Europe or the US…

08 Jun 19
Horses in the South - A Horse Blog

Minikus at the $72,000 Horseware Ireland Welcome Stake (photo: JRPR) Mill Spring, NC (June 7, 2019) — Todd Minikus keeps charging ahead on the feisty Amex Z, and it seems there are no limits to their success at the beautiful Tryon International Equestrian Center in North Carolina.  During Tryon Spring Week 4, Minikus rode to […]

05 Jun 19
The Thrifty Equestrian

Fly season is here and it is in full force. They are everywhere! The nasty little things drive me crazy. They have been nipping Z to the point of bleeding on his legs. They interrupt our hacks and lessons by being a constant distraction to both Z and myself. I have tried so many different […]

31 May 19
Horses in the South - A Horse Blog

Kristen Vanderveen and Bull Run’s Prince of Peace ©TIEC. Mill Spring, NC – May 30, 2019 – Kristen Vanderveen (USA) and Bull Run’s Prince of Peace came out on top in Thursday’s $36,000 Horseware Ireland Welcome Stake CSI 3* at Tryon International Equestrian Center (TIEC), stopping the jump-off timers in 35.167 seconds to take the […]