News in the Northeast

Switzerland’s Beat Mändli Steals $131,000 Empire State Grand Prix CSI3* Victory at Old Salem Farm Spring Horse Shows

©The Book, LLC Switzerland’s Beat Mändli and Simba, owned by Grant Road Partners, won the $131,000 Empire State Grand Prix CSI3*, presented by The Kincade Group, during the final day of the 2018 Old Salem Farm Spring Horse Shows at Old Salem Farm in North Salem, NY, on Sunday, May 20. The highlight class of the two-week event also had…

Beezie Madden Claims $35,000 Old Salem Farm Jumper Classic CSI3* at Old Salem Farm Spring Horse Shows

©The Book, LLC Reigning FEI World Cup™ Champion Beezie Madden topped the $35,000 Old Salem Farm Jumper Classic, CSI3* presented by Douglas Elliman Real Estate, riding Jiva on Saturday, May 19, at the 2018 Old Salem Farm Spring Horse Shows, running through May 20 at Old Salem Farm. Also highlighting Saturday’s action, Katherine Strauss won the $15,000 Under 25 Grand…

Morris Media Network Equine Group Seeks a Summer Intern for Equine Journal and HorseCity

   Location: Oxford, MA. This is an in-house position. Key Responsibilities: Help Editor obtain photos and captions for written articles Help with feature ideas for primary section of magazine, with potential of writing feature articles and news stories Test products for product reviews Edit content in magazine as needed Participate in editorial meetings Help with cover heads Answer and direct…

Jessica Ott and Rizzi’s Comet Claim Jockey Club T.I.P. Championship at Old Salem Farm Spring Horse Shows Welcome Day

©SEL Photography Jessica Ott of Katonah, NY, christened the 2018 Old Salem Farm Spring Horse Shows with a division title riding Rizzi’s Comet in The Jockey Club Thoroughbred Incentive Program (T.I.P.) $2,000 Low Thoroughbred Hunter 3′ division, held Sunday, May 6, during Welcome Day at Old Salem Farm in North Salem, NY. The Old Salem Farm Spring Horse Shows feature two…

IEA Competition Was Sizzling Hot Despite Freezing Temperatures at Hunt Seat National Finals

Despite snow flurries and biting winds at the start of the Interscholastic Equestrian Association (IEA) Hunt Seat National Finals in Syracuse, NY, the level of competition was certainly heated as nearly 400 riders vied for national titles in the Toyota Coliseum on the New York State Fairgrounds. From April 20-22, riders in grades 6-12 from across the United States showed outstanding…

Nations Top IEA Young Equestrians Head to Syracuse, NY, for Hunt Seat National Finals

2017 Hunt Seat National Finals.©Ron Schwane Photography. Nearly 400 of the nation’s leading middle school and high school equestrians will converge at the New York State Fairgrounds in Syracuse, New York, on Friday, April 20 through Sunday, April 22 to compete for top honors in Hunt Seat classes in the Interscholastic Equestrian Association (IEA) National Finals. The student riders, in…

Madison Goetzmann Takes Top Prize in $25,000 Hermès Under 25 Grand Prix

Victory on the grass derby field on Sunday, February 18, in the $25,000 Hermès Under 25 Grand Prix went to 17-year-old Madison Goetzmann riding Prestigious at the 2018 Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF) at Palm Beach International Equestrian Center. On the grass derby field on Sunday, 50 entries competed over a course designed by Ana Catalina Cruz-Harris, and ten of those were…