Tag: thoroughbreds

Shop.Feed.Give Hay Drive

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VR is honored to be a sponsor of the Shop.Feed.Give. Hay Drive benefiting After The Race Thoroughbreds!  In Classic Fashion has graciously offered to donate a bale of hay for each item purchased during the month of October!  At After…

Spotlight On: Sea Lord

We have all heard the extraordinary story of Boyd Martin’s OTTB Neville Bardos:  his amazing comeback after a devastating barn fire and his pursuit of the London Olympics.  I wanted to write a post on another Martin horse, Sea Lord…

Olympic Individual Dressage Results

The equestrian events at the 2012 London Olympic Games have finally come to a close.  This morning was the individual dressage competition, and one of my favorite events!  I love to watch freestyle dressage routines and see what music they…

Great Britain Takes the Gold in Team Dressage

Great Britain is on a roll!  Not only did they take the gold in the team show jumping, but they have just won the gold in the team dressage event!  Germany took the silver, and the Netherlands took the bronze. …

Great Britain Wins the Gold in Show Jumping

The Olympic show jumping team finals were held this morning in Greenwich Park with host country Great Britain coming out as the victors!  The Netherlands won the silver medal, and Saudi Arabia took the bronze.  The U.S. finished sixth.  The…

Dressage After Day 1 at Olympics

The individual dressage competition kicked off today with 25 riders, including US rider Jan Ebeling and the famous Rafalca.  The British are currently leading with Carl Hester in first with a score of 77.720% and Laura Bechtolsheimer in second.  Jan…

Olympic Individual Jumping and Dressage Schedule

Below are the Individual Jumping and Dressage competitions scheduled times and dates!   Individual Jumping: August 4, 10:30am (5:30/4:30 ET/CT):  Individual Jumping 1st Qualifier August 5, 11:00am (6/5 ET/CT):  Individual Jumping 2nd Qualifier August 6, 2:00pm (9/8 ET/CT):  Individual Jumping…