Tom’s Travel Tips

As we are in the height of the travel season, I wanted to share two tips that may save you money and make you a lot safer in your travels. A few days ago when we were riding on the famous Chisholm Cattle Trail in Kansas, I took another rider to town to fill their propane tanks. They wanted to do an 'exchange' of tanks.

Shows and Results


The Magnificent Met Mounted Police Return To Olympia, The London International Horse Show

Adding to this year’s stellar line-up of entertainment, the Mounted Branch of the Metropolitan Police will be returning with their breath-taking Activity Ride, a phenomenal demonstration of skill and bravery as they negotiate hazards, portraying complete trust between horse and Officer. Expect horses jumping through a solid paper wall, fire, and many more edge-of-the-seat moments as the horses boldly illustrate their nerves of steel, in perfect formation.

Here is some of the latest equine news!

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  • Monday News & Notes Presented by Fleeceworks
    by Abby Powell on August 26, 2019 at 4:01 am

    With so many events, and major ones at that, happening this weekend how many volunteers do you think were out there making at all happen? Frankly, I can’t even hazard a guess, but each and […]

  • MARS Great Meadow International Sunday Recap
    by Leslie Wylie on August 26, 2019 at 3:27 am

    It’s been a tough day at MARS Great Meadow International, but a great one as well, and we’d be remiss not to celebrate the tremendous accomplishments of the event’s human and equine athletes. We thank […]

  • Caroline Martin and Will Faudree Find Top 5 Finishes in Millstreet CCI4*-L
    by Leslie Wylie on August 26, 2019 at 2:13 am

    The U.S. had a very solid weekend abroad at Ireland’s Millstreet International Horse Trials. Of the six pairs contesting the four-star divisions, all six walked away with nary a jump fault deducted — well-played! CCI4*-L […]

  • In Memory of Ann Haller
    by Leslie Wylie on August 26, 2019 at 12:36 am

    The eventing community lost a national treasure today. We are devastated to share the news that Ann Haller, one of the most effervescent personalities and hardest working servants of our sport, died while in T […]

  • That’s a Wrap for 2019 Land Rover Blair Castle International
    by Edited Press Release on August 25, 2019 at 8:12 pm

    Sunday saw the finale of international divisions at Land Rover Blair Castle. Here’s a recap of the CCI4*-L, CCI4*-S, CCI3*-L, CCI2*-L results. CCI4*-L: Emilie Has a Real Diamond Emilie Chandler won her first ever CCI4*-L event […]

  • Burghley Drawn Order Is Live With 12 American Pairs
    by Leslie Wylie on August 25, 2019 at 2:52 pm

    Sure, we’ve got a lot of ground to cover between now and Land Rover Burghley, taking place Sept. 5-8: the European Championships and the American Eventing Championships will be dueling headlines this upcoming week, and […]