Want to ride a SMOOTHER hunter round? Make a WINNING jump-off turn? Sit the trot BETTER? Rate your eventer’s cross-country speed ACCURATELY? Ensure your horse’s HEALTH? Practical Horseman magazine is the go-to source for information on riding and training, horse care and stable management to keep you and your horse happy, confident and healthy. We are your link to the top hunter, jumper, eventing and dressage trainers and veterinarians in the sport.
A favorite exercise from this top eventer to help you improve you show jumping. BONUS: Tips to help you decide whether your horse needs a blanket.
Some of us love it and find it therapeutic to clean our tack to a beautiful luster and suppleness. Some of us think it’s a chore before a show and wish we could “I Dream of Jeannie” it, and poof it’s clean! Regardless of your personality type, taking care of your tack is important for everyone. Max Corcoran, our resident professional and incoming USEA President, let us know what her tack cleaning routine is.
The Del Mar International World Cup Week CSI3*W is an all-important event for show jumpers hoping to qualify for next spring's Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping Final. Here's everything you need to know!
Granato bested a 12-horse jump-off to claim the $135,000 Longines FEI Jumping World Cup™ Columbus
As last to go in the six-horse jump-off during last night's CSI3*-W $100,000 Longines FEI Jumping World Cup™ Sacramento, Cook's speedy round earned him his first World Cup victory of the season.
Top riders set to compete in the $135,000 Longines FEI Jumping World Cup Columbus CSI3*-W
Next stop on this year's Longines FEI Jumping World Cup ™ North American League is in Sacramento, California, where international riders battle for qualifying points for the 2020 Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping Final.
Make a strong first impression with this head-to-tail grooming guide for the show ring. Horse showing is a lot like NASCAR. Pre-competition primping starts the night before so that everyone is ready for the inevitable “hurry up and wait” of race day. Pit crews and drivers furiously work from a “war wagon” stocked with preferred tools and products for fine-tuning months and years of hard work.
Madden clinches the first East Coast qualifier of the 2019/2020 North American League season at the American Gold Cup.
In this week's Practical Horseman Podcast, we catch up with international-level show jumper Georgina Bloomberg to chat about her charity work, competition strategies and training philosophies, and also how she handles setbacks and stays motivated as a rider to get better every day
Which top riders are headed to Old Salem Farm for the latest event of the Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping North American League? Here's everything you need to know!
Cutting-edge professionals present practical and innovative ideas for the equine athlete
An update on Irish Show Jumper Kevin Babington’s condition after he suffered a spinal injury and fundraising options to help support him.
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