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Olympic Equestrian TRIVIA!

Equestrian events have been a historic part of the Olympics since they first began. Following is some interesting trivia and info! • Equestrian made

Reining...Ride ‘n SLIDE!

Reining is one of the most popular Western events enjoyed by young and old alike. Dutch dressage rider Anky Van Grunsven, with three Olympic gold me

The X Factor

It’s often been said that some horses have the ‘X Factor’…but what exactly does this mean? Over the years it’s come to represent a champion horse, on

Living Legends–Australia's Champion Racehorses

If you’ve ever wanted to get up close and personal with champion racehorses like Melbourne Cup winners, then a visit to Living Legends is a must. L

The Art of Side Saddle

Up until the early 1900’s, side saddle was the ONLY way for a lady to ride! As far as history goes, women didn’t always ride side saddle...many actua

STATE OF ORIGIN on HORSE BACK - $4000 up for grabs

ENTRIES CLOSE 11/08/2014 The friendly but fierce spirit of competition that exists between Qld and NSW is the basis of an Eventing State of Origin ch

Equitana...You Never Forget the Magic!

Equitana 2013 is being held at Sydney Showgrounds from November 7-10. This year marks the tenth time Equitana has been held in Australia...and it rema

Alicia Fielmich

It doesn’t matter who you are, or what your dressage experience is, with the correct guidance…the sky is the limit! Alicia Fielmich had mostly you

Countdown to London!

As Australia and the world are counting down the days until the opening ceremony of the London Olympic Games, Equestrian Australia marked the start of

Top Horse's Tribute to Hickstead

Eric Lamaze and Hickstead competed in the World Cup Grand Prix in Verona, Italy, on Sunday, November 6, 2011. After finishing their round, the pair w

Carriage Driving–the most fun you can have sitting down!

The most fun you can have sitting down...that’s the motto of the Australian Carriage Driving Society (ACDS)…but what’s it all about? The ACDS is an o

Behind the Scenes on 'The Cup'

By now everyone knows the story behind The Cup...jockey Damien Oliver was due to ride Media Puzzle in the 2002 Melbourne Cup when just days before his