Elisabeth Prouty-Gilbride

Chile to Open Polo Series Against USA

The Newport International Polo Series, presented by Brahmin is pleased to announce that will open its 28 season on Saturday, June 1, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. with USA vs. Chile. The highly anticipated return of Chile this year will mark their 7th appearance since 1996.   The teams will be introduced on the eve of the match at the Season Kick-off Celebration thrown by the Clarke Cooke House and Brahmin on…

ASPCA Offering $50,000 to Fund Innovative Equine Safety Net Programs

The ASPCA ® (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals ®) announced that it will award up to $50,000 in grant funding to inspire new thinking and initiatives to improve equine welfare and expand safety net services for equines. The ASPCA Equine Welfare Safety Net Innovation Grant Program will fund one-of-a-kind, innovative programs designed to keep owned horses…

Making Memories—A Look Back At Equestrians’ Favorite Moments of 2016

PHOTOS: (Top right) Courtesy of Jennifer Jelich; (Top Left) Brant Gamma Photography; (Bottom Right) Jane Carlton 2016 was certainly a year to remember—with the Rio Olympics, Michael Jung winning the Grand Slam of Eventing, and the first $1 million prize check handed out in show jumping, equestrians had plenty to celebrate. Equine Journal asked top riders and trainers what qualified as their most…

2016 Fall Photo Contest Winners

Equine Journal wants to say thank you to everyone who entered our 2016 Fall Photo Contest sponsored by Dover Saddlery! Congratulations to our four winners and their amazing photos! Heather H. of Vernon, CT!   Sophiea B. of Groveland, MA!     Allison W. of Monroeville, PA!     Callie O. of Wilmington, MA! What do you think of our…

Equine Journal’s Holiday Wish List

What is on your shopping list this season? If you’re a horse lover or someone just shopping for one, here are a few items to get you started, from stocking stuffers to presents to put under the tree.   This Sterling Silver Horse Head in Heart Necklace says it all. Isn’t your horse locked inside your heart!?! Visit my website www.JamiesHorseJewelry.com where you will…

Getting Over The Thoroughbred Makeover

It was hard to accept the fact that I would not be competing in the Thoroughbred Makeover held October 25 – 28 at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington. I had worked tirelessly to find the horse that could win, and then I put four months of training and board into said horse before he went lame. But apparently I…

Sophie Simpson and Why Not Win Opening Phase of Neue Schule/USEF Junior Jumper Championship at Pennsylvania National Horse Show

Al Cook Sophie Simpson and Why Not intimidated the competition jumping fast and fault-free early in the lineup to win the Individual Phase One of the Neue Schule/USEF National Junior Jumper Championship at the Pennsylvania National Horse Show, presented by The Lindsay Maxwell Charitable Fund. “My plan always for the speed is to just go have a nice clear,” said Simpson. “The…

Marilyn Little and RF Scandalous Take An Early Lead in the CCI*** at Fair Hill International

Shannon Brinkman Photo A heavy morning fog over the dressage rings greeted riders and spectators during the first day of competition at The Dutta Corp. Fair Hill International in Fair Hill, MD. Marilyn Little rode to an early lead with RF Scandalous in the CCI*** with a dressage score of 41.5. In the CCI**, Emily Beshear with Silver Night Lady…

All Horses Passed at Fair Hill International CCI Inspection

Shannon Brinkman Photo The autumn sun was bright and bold at the Dutta Corp. Fair Hill International as competitors dressed to impress for the formal horse inspection. Located in beautiful Fair Hill, Maryland, the Dutta Corp. Fair Hill International is one of the most prestigious international three-day events in the United States, and draws some of the world’s top eventing…