July 12, 2012

2012 U.S. Olympic Equestrian Team Preview

from the USEF Communications Department

The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) named its 2012 Olympic Teams in Dressage, Eventing, and Jumping. The USEF will field three full teams in the disciplines of Dressage, Eventing, and Jumping. These teams are comprised of a mix of veterans and rookies, men and women from across the country with 17 Olympic Games between them. Seven men, six women. Eight geldings, three mares, two stallions. Keep reading ...

USEF Names Squad and Alternates for U.S. Endurance Team

From the USEF Communications Department

Following the approval of the USEF High Performance Working Group and the USEF Executive Committee, the squad and alternates for the U.S. Endurance Team for the 2012 World Endurance Championship is as follows. Keep reading ...

Renowned Equestrian Facility Highlife Farms and its Sport Horses to be Auctioned on July 28

Known by equestrian enthusiasts around the world as the place to acquire superior sport horses, Highlife Farms is the latest on an impressive list of high-profile properties to be brought to auction by Williams & Williams, the premier brand in real estate auctions. The full-service breeding, training and boarding operation will be auctioned on Saturday, July 28 at 5 p.m. EDT. The full-dispersal auction includes homes, land, equipment and more than 40 world-class sporting horses including Der Dollar, Prezioso S and Dionysuis. Bidding will open at $50,000 per real estate parcel and interested buyers can bid on-site or in real time remotely at auctionnetwork.com. Many horses sell without reserve. Keep reading ...

Galloping to Freedom - Support Wild Horses by Supporting the Book

Nothing less than the future of America's wild horse herds is at stake in Galloping to Freedom: Saving America's Wild Horses, a compelling new book in the works from award-winning equine photographer Carol Walker. "There are viable solutions to the wild horse problem," says Walker, "and I detail them all in the book." Raising funds for publication is Walker's most pressing concern. Keep reading ...

Omega Antioxidant Now Available in 20lb. Size
Listening to valuable feedback from Omega Fields' customers and dealers, Omega Antioxidant™ is now available in a 20 lb. bag size, as well as a 50 lb. size. The smaller size may be more convenient for single-horse and mini owners. Keep reading ...

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Waps Modern Art (aka Nikki) is a 17.1 hd., 1600 lb 2005 ApHC gelding that has the movement & talent to compete against warmbloods. As a 2 yr. old, Nikki was Reserve Champion USDFBC dressage sport horse, and won first place dressage sport horse prospect, scoring 74.9%. Last Sept. Nikki got a solid 60% on his first TEV-CDS Training Level test, and took home a first and second place ribbon. Also, started jumping. $15,000 (to go up w/training).

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