News in the Northeast

Jonathan Corrigan Goes One-Two in $30,000 Manchester & the Mountains Grand Prix at Vermont Summer Festival

Jonathan Corrigan of Southampton, NY, claimed both first and second place in the $30,000 Manchester & the Mountains Grand Prix, presented by Purina Horse Feed, on Saturday, August 4, at the 25th annual Vermont Summer Festival, which continues through August 12 at Harold Beebe Farm in East Dorset, VT. Five entries successfully navigated the first round Gerry Briggs-designed track without fault…

Jones Reaches Gold Medal Goal at the Adequan®/FEI North American Youth Championships presented by Gotham North

©Susan J. Stickle After having the best overall score in Thursday’s Team Championship, Callie Jones and Don Philippo turned around to win the USDF North American Young Rider Individual Championship on Thursday at the Adequan®/FEI North American Youth Championships (NAYC) presented by Gotham North. Jones and Don Philippo performed a stunning test to earn a score of 72.20%, besting a…

Zone 2 Continues Young Rider Gold Tradition in USHJA North American Show Jumping Team Championship at the Adequan®/FEI North American Youth Championships

Wins don’t get much more convincing than Zone 2’s gold medal in the USHJA North American Young Rider Show Jumping Team Championship at the Adequan®/FEI North American Youth Championships, presented by Gotham North, at Old Salem Farm in North Salem, NY on August 3. Earlier in the day, Zone 5 handily won the USHJA North American Junior Rider Show Jumping…

Region 3 Turns Focus into Gold at USDF North American Junior Dressage Team Championship at the Adequan®/FEI North American Youth Championships

©Susan J. Stickle The United States Region 3 dressage team used consistency and concentration to secure gold in the United States Dressage Federation (USDF) North American Junior Dressage Team Championship at the Adequan®/FEI North American Youth Championships (NAYC) presented by Gotham North at Old Salem Farm in North Salem, NY. All four riders on the Region 3 team claimed the top spot…

Albelo, Farish, and Villamil Win USHJA North American Show Jumping Individual Qualifying Competitions at the Adequan®/FEI NAYC presented by Gotham North

The USHJA North American Show Jumping Individual Qualifying Competitions took place across the children’s, junior, and young rider divisions on Thursday at the Adequan®/FEI North American Youth Championships (NAYC) presented by Gotham North. With the focus on speed and handiness, The United States’s Mia Albelo (Children’s, Zone 4) and Daisy Farish (Young Rider, Zone 5) as well as Puerto Rico’s…

Quebec/Alberta Team Rides to Gold in USDF North American Young Rider Dressage Team Championship

At the Adequan/FEI North American Youth Championships

The Quebec/Alberta dressage team swept into the United States Dressage Federation (USDF) North American Young Rider Dressage Team Championship gold medal at the Adequan®/FEI North American Youth Championships (NAYC) presented by Gotham North at Old Salem Farm in North Salem, NY. The three-rider team claimed gold with a combined score of 210.145 ahead of the Region 4/7 combined team (202.646)…

Daisy Farish sweeps 2018 USHJA Hunterdon Cup Equitation Classic – East Coast

Daisy Farish rode Capital Hamilton to secure the victory in the 2018 USHJA Hunterdon Cup.©ESI Photography The 14th annual USHJA Hunterdon Cup Equitation Classic – East Coast, presented by Intermont Equestrian at Emory & Henry College, brought together 98 riders to compete for top honors in Saugerties, NY, of July 30. Daisy Farish stood out amongst the group, earning the…

Alexandra Carlton Scores Debut Grand Prix Win at Vermont Summer Festival

©Andrew Ryback Photography Alexandra Carlton of Madison, CT, ended her summer season with her first grand prix victory in the $30,000 Mount Equinox Grand Prix, presented by Hampton Inn & Suites Manchester, on Saturday, July 28, during the 25th annual Vermont Summer Festival, which runs through August 12 at Harold Beebe Farm in East Dorset, VT. The jump-off over Canadian…

Candice King Returns to Vermont Summer Festival on Top

©Andrew Ryback Photography After a nine-year hiatus, Candice King of Long Valley, NJ, returned to the Vermont Summer Festival to win the $10,000 Manchester Designer Outlets Welcome Stake on Thursday, July 19, during the 25th annual circuit running through August 12 at Harold Beebe Farm in East Dorset, VT. Four horses jumped through to a tie-breaking jump-off over courses set by…