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UV Protective Gear Tested

1. Kensington Protective Products UViator Protective Mask Blocking UV rays is what the UViator mask was made for and it does just that—it blocks up to 90% of them! Our tester popped this mask on a light-faced gelding for a few days and the owner was happy to report that he was sunburn-free. Kensington recommends checking the size chart online…

Summer Headwear

For equestrians who spend their summers at horse shows, teaching lessons, or even just riding in the sun, staying in the shade is difficult. Protect yourself from the sun and UV rays this season with these top picks for the top of your head. M&Co Straw Visor ($12) Don this visor (that rolls up for easy stowing in your barn…

Eco-Friendly Fashion

Bamboo isn’t just for pandas anymore; now, the plant is commonly renewed into fibers for clothing that is naturally antibacterial, breathable, and more environmentally sustainable. This month, we found some eco-friendly styles that make going green a little easier. In2Green Eco Stirrup Throw ($165) This cozy throw is made with 75% recycled cotton and mostly recycled polyester. in2green.com   One…

Stirrups Put to the Test

1. American Equus Hunter EQ “FILLIS” Ultra-Light Stirrups Insanely grippy—as in, our tester’s horse spooked a few times and her feet didn’t budge an inch—these stirrup irons have “traction pins” in the pad that are interchangeable, so you can customize your grip. Our tester found these to be super lightweight at only 255 grams, which is great if you’re a…

Trot Along, Tots

Whether you’re decorating a nursery or playing with your toddler, inspire the next generation of equestrians with these fun, horse-themed items. Snurk Equestrian Duvet Cover Set ($119) Dream the sweetest, pony-filled dreams with this adorable bedding. cuckooland.com Rachel Ashwell Dancing Horses Patchwork Mobile ($59) Let your future-rider drift off to sleep with this horsey mobile. potterybarnkids.com Dapple Grey Knitted Lambswool…

Townend and Cooley Master Class Defend Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event Title

©Equine Journal/Terisé Cole In a repeat finish, the 2019 Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event presented by MARS EQUESTRIAN at the Kentucky Horse Park found last year’s winners, Oliver Townend and Cooley Master Class, take the top prize again. Top-placing American team Boyd Martin and Tsetserleg stayed in second, securing the Land Rover/United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) CCI5*-L Championship, and Tim Price held…

Townend Stays in Front at 2019 Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event

©Equine Journal/Terisé Cole Cross-country day at the 2019 Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event presented by MARS EQUESTRIAN finished with a shuffled leaderboard and a familiar face on top. Last year’s winner and overnight leaders Oliver Townend and Cooley Master Class remained in the lead after tackling Derek di Grazia’s technical course. Boyd Martin fills the second place slot with Tsetserleg, and Tim…

Townend Back on Top at 2019 Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event

©Equine Journal/Terisé Cole A blustery day two of dressage at the 2019 Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event presented by MARS EQUESTRIAN found last year’s winners, Oliver Townend and Cooley Master Class, on top at the Kentucky Horse Park. Fellow countrywoman Piggy French sits in second aboard Quarrycrest Echo, and Boyd Martin is in the third place slot with Tsetserleg. The…

Felix Vogg Takes an Early Lead at 2019 Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event

©Equine Journal/Terisé Cole Aboard Colero, Switzerland’s Felix Vogg rode down the centerline at the Kentucky Horse Park and straight to the top of the leaderboard on the first day of dressage at the 2019 Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event presented by MARS EQUESTRIAN. Slotted in second is Elisabeth Halliday-Sharp and Deniro Z, while Buck Davidson sits closely in third with…

Natural and Earth-Friendly Products Tested

1. SADDLER’S BLANKET WASH Skip taking your blankets to a specialty cleaner and do it yourself with this blanket wash. Our tester was surprised to open the jar to a liquid product, but was thrilled when her blankets came out looking brand new after one cycle in the washing machine—it even got rid of that classic dirty blanket smell we…