After Varsity Open Riders from each IEA Zone finished a challenging course, they hopped on a new horse for a round on the flat.
12 Riders from every IEA Zone faced off in two phases of the Varsity Open Championship, competing on different horses for their flat and fences phases.
Check out photos from the first day of IEA Nationals, where Horsey captured all the individual fences classes.
Going in circles is boring and spring is in the air. Ditching the arena and getting out on the trails is so much more than a break from regular schooling.
John Madden Sales in Cazenovia doesn’t just house Beezie’s top jumper horses. It’s also home to retired greats like HH Carlos Z, who arrived recently and is loving the snow.
From maple leaves to bright red hats, Canadian pride was in the air at the NAJYRC. It must have rubbed off on the Young Rider jumpers, as three Canadians stole the podium on Sunday.
Dylan Laiken was the only rider to go clear all week at the North American junior & Young Rider Championships. Oh yeah, she’s only 13.