Difficult Horses: 5 Reasons You Should Actually Thank Them

You may long for an easier horse on some days, but your difficult horse is teaching you valuable lessons in its own unique and frustrating way.

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Ryan Wood Is USEA Adequan Advanced Gold Cup Champion (and Reserve Champion)! | Eventing Nation – Three-Day Eventing News, Results, Videos, and Commentary

Ryan Wood had four horses contesting this year’s USEA Adequan Advanced Gold Cup Championship Finals, and he claimed the tip-top leaderboard positions with two of them. Ryan and cross country leader Powell, a 10-year-old Oldenburg gelding

Source: Ryan Wood Is Your USEA Adequan Advanced Gold Cup Champion (and Reserve Champion)! | Eventing Nation – Three-Day Eventing News, Results, Videos, and Commentary

Christopher Burton wins the Land Rover Burghley title – The Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials

The Australian Olympic medallist had four rails in hand as he cantered into the arena on Sue Lawson and Carolyn Townsend’s Nobilis 18, and he needed every single one of them as the 11-year-old dropped fence after fence.

Burton said “He’s basically a careful showjumper and he warmed up well, but in the end he got a bit tired and had a few down.”

In taking the title, Christopher became the first Australian rider to win Burghley for more than a decade and also ticked the important personal box of scoring his first four-star win on British soil.

Source: Christopher Burton wins the Land Rover Burghley title – The Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials