Way to go Team USA for ending England’s unbeaten run at Hickstead! Team USA was the dominant force in the annual International Arena Polo Test Match at Hickstead in March, beating England by 21 goals to 17. England had not lost in the International Test Match since 2008, but their unbeaten run was ended when
Sidelines Magazine, as well as the entire polo community, was shocked and saddened at the death of polo great Carlos Gracida. The 53-year-old Hall of Famer and former 10-goal rated player was taking part in a tournament at Everglades Polo Club when he fell and his horse rolled on him. He was taken to the
One of the world’s most glamorous winter destinations, Aspen was the setting for the Piaget World Snow Polo Championship at WagnerPark. Top-ranked Argentine polo players Facundo Pieres and Gonzalito Pieres of the Piaget Ellerstina Polo team, and polo’s most famous face, Nacho Figueras, joined America’s top-ranked player, Nic Roldan, along with hosts and co-founders of
Thursday, December 26 2013 by Editor
Paul O’Shea and Primo de Revel Win $25,000 Holiday Festival III Grand Prix For Immediate Release Lauren Fisher for Jennifer Wood Media, Inc. Wellington, FL – December 23, 2013 – Equestrian Sport Productions (ESP) hosted its Holiday Festival III this weekend on December 20-22, 2013, at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center (PBIEC) in Wellington, FL
Friday, August 09 2013 by Editor
Hampton Falls, NH – August 9, 2013 – In a rain shortened schedule on Friday at the Silver Oak Jumper Tournament in Hampton Falls, NH, Ramiro Quintana and his talented young jumper Bialda raced to his second victory in as many days, topping a field of just sixteen to win the 1.30m Jumpers Time First Round class on the grand prix field at the Silver Oak Equestrian Center. A not heavy, but steady rain fell throughout the day across New Hampshire and was forecast to end early this evening with clearing skies overnight
Friday, August 02 2013 by Editor
Upperville, VA (August 1, 2013) – “You never know when horses are going to be horses,” says Olivia LaGoy-Weltz, of LivDressage in Upperville, VA, who proved why a good seat and an even better sense of humor should be among an FEI competitor and USDF Gold, Silver and Bronze medalist’s most valuable assets.
Has Premier Equestrian gone to the dogs? Kind of! Their new Premier Canine launched by providing “mini dressage rings” for the Ukanuba National Dog Show in Orlando. The rings looked very elegant; but it seems it was the French “Bull Dog” kissing station that had Heidi and Shirley Zorn puckering up at the show! Draper
Tuesday, December 18 2012 by Editor
Wellington, FL – December 17, 2013 – Equestrian Sport Productions concluded its Holiday Festival I Show competion this weekend on December 14-16, 2012, at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center in Wellington, FL.
Congratulations to Olympic rider Adrienne Lyle and her star mount Wizard. Adrienne was the only American rider ranked in the Dressage FEI World Individual Dressage Rankings released at the end of October. Adelinde Cornelissen, of The Netherlands, topped the list followed by British rider Charlotte Dujardin. Adrienne cracked the top 50 with a ranking of
The third-annual Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic in Los Angeles was a star-studded event. Co-hosts Rachel Zoe, Rodger Berman, Nacho Figueras, Delfina Blaquier and Vanessa Kay, President of Veuve Clicquot US, welcomed Angelinos to the Will Rogers State Historic Park for a beautiful day of polo, sun and champagne. Actress Ali Larter threw out the ceremonial first