Do you and your horse need a few things?

Olympic dressage star Courtney King-Dye is still in a coma after her fall with her horse a few weeks ago. As the days tick by, so do the numbers on her hospital bill. The equestrian world has joined forces to help her out.  Jackie at the Regarding Horses blog has the scoop on various fundraisers, including ...

Giddy up, Anky

[Editor's note added in 7/31/12 - Anky announced in May 2010 that she would not compete at WEG2010 because her horse was still recovering from an injury. Please still feel free to enjoy the article. Lots of fun surprises here.] Photo by Arnd Bronkhorst/courtesy Anky van Grunsven Multiple Olympic Gold winner for individual dressage (2000, 2004, ...

The Newbie’s Guide to Watching Dressage

[caption id="attachment_78" align="aligncenter" width="300" caption="John Rich/iStockphoto"] When you finally know what to look for, watching dressage really is more exciting than watching paint dry. After all, the casual viewer easily figures out jumping and cross country. In those faster-paced sports, the horse and rider must run an obstacle course faster than anyone else and not touch, let ...