Financial Difficulties Cause Cancellation of 2018 Bromont WEG

SFlaridaWEGwebSpooks Gotta Whiz and Shawn Flarida at the 2014 WEG • QHN file photoThe Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI) has announced that it is working on alternatives for the 2018 FEI World Equestrian Games™ (WEG) following a mutual agreement between the FEI and Canadian Comité organisateur des Jeux Équestres Mondiaux 2018 (COJEM) to terminate the contract to host the Games due to ongoing financial issues.

Electric Genes Wins Derby Level 4 Open at Reining By The Bay

fappaniElectric Genes & Andrea Fappani • Photo by Kristin PitzerOn July 23 at the Reining By The Bay in Woodside, California, the stands were packed as the first pair in the Derby Open draw ran in and slid to a stop. As time went by, several big runs were posted, but it was not until about halfway through the draw that the competition really heated up.

Da Big Kahuna Crowned at Reining By The Bay

DaBigKahuna TGilsonDa Big Kahuna & Tracer Gilson • Photo by Kristin PitzerAt the Reining By The Bay, held July 18-24 in Woodside, California, at the Horse Park at Woodside, beautiful weather combined with spectacular views and great reining to create the ideal afternoon. The Futurity Open took place first, and 27 horses vied for the winner’s circle.

Interview With Jase Staudt – NHSFR Four-Event Qualifier

 Jase Staudt Interview

The all-around title at the National High School Finals Rodeo in Gillette, WY has new meaning these days with the addition of the Reined Cow Horse event. In its second year, the Cow Horse is drawing NHSRA contestants to an arena they may never have been able to compete in prior. Senior Jase Staudt from Saguache, Colorado, is one such student who's focus was on the timed events until trying his his hand in the Reined Cow Horse event.

Metabolic Patients for Research Study Wanted

HorseInPen2 KPwebTwenty horses are needed for an upcoming research project • Photo by Kelsey PecsekNouvelle Research, Inc, in collaboration with Dr. Tom Schell are seeking 20 equine patients for an upcoming study to evaluate a new herbal research blend in metabolic patients.