Sky Miles Gets Her Swan Song At U.S. Pony Jumper National Championships

Lexington, Ky.—Aug. 10

After eight years of competing at USEF Pony Finals, Sky Miles is ending her career with a bang.

She didn’t touch a fence all weekend across four rounds of the U.S. Pony Jumper National Championship with Hallie Rush to earn individual gold today in her last competition before retiring to be bred.

There was a four-way tie for silver in tonight’s individual final, and in the end, overnight leader Devi Ferreira and Silver Charm took home that medal after a rail down in the first round. Her winning Zone 10 teammate Tabitha Okitsu and Spoot De La Jourlais took bronze.

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Connemaras Crowned Champions in Area III

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June 9, 2019

For the first time in a number of years, the USEA Area III Championships returned to Poplar Place Farm in Hamilton, Georgia, taking place on the first weekend in June. Competitors from all over the Southeast sighed with relief when unseasonably hot weather broke, and the days were met with little humidity and a refreshing breeze!


My First Connemara

By Glenye Cain Oakford

Featured in US Equestrian, Winter 2018 Issue

Riley Wiltison has found a great combined driving partner in the brave and hardy Willow's Aslan...

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New York State Breeders Show

by Sally Oxnard


The turnout was sparse but the classes were limitless in Syracuse this weekend at the NewYork State Breeder’s Show. This USEF recognized show is a great opportunity for green pony riders and drivers

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Weekend Winners: Jersey, Spokane, Texas Rose, Galway, Winona, Plantation, WindRidge, Mill Creek, Woodland Stallion Station

Article from Eventing Nation


May 14, 2019 - Comin’ in hot a day late and a dollar short, it’s the latest edition of Weekend Winners. Give me a little credit though … compiling results from nine — count ’em, NINE — events is a time consuming task! Mid-May is prime real estate on the American eventing calendar, and this past weekend saw action from coast to coast.

Of all this weekend’s gazillion winners, the honor of lowest score in the country went to Tamie Smith and MB MaiStein, who won their Open Training division at Galway Downs on their score of 20.0.

Enough talk, let’s get to the action. Here are your weekend winners!


What Did They Say? Riders Talk #LRK3DE Cross-Country

APRIL 27, 2019

By Claire Kelley - USEA Staff

It was a day filled with emotions as 31 pairs crossed the finish flags at the 2019 Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event. Allie Sacksen was the first to complete Derek di Grazia’s five-star course and the day wrapped up with Lauren Kieffer and Vermiculus. Read top quotes from the action-packed day of cross-country.


Five-Star Horses of a Different Breed

APRIL 25, 2019

By Ashley Swift

US Equestrian’s 11 recognized breeds are all stellar ambassadors for the versatility, athleticism, and power of the horse. Each has its own special characteristics, and many of these breeds excel in a multitude of disciplines.

While breeds like the Thoroughbred, Irish Sport Horse, and warmbloods are numerous in the field of competitors at the Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event presented by Mars Equestrian, keep your eyes on the lookout for a few horses boasting some different bloodlines in the start box on Saturday.


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  2. Congratulations Cathy & Special Delivery!
  3. From Jumper Champion to TV Star
  4. Land Rover 3 Day Event
  5. Look Who's Famous!
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  7. 2018 Letter to Juniors
  8. Kentucky Three Day
  9. Become a FREE US Equestrian Fan Member & Join the Lettering Program!
  10. Congratulations to Black Dog's Top of the Morning & Charlotte
  11. Q&A With a Three-Day Winner - Carol Kozlowski, Part One
  12. Correction: Tabitha Okitsu and Spoot De La Jourlais Sweep Three Phases to Earn Individual Gold in USEF National Pony Jumper Championship at 2017 USEF Pony Finals Presented by Collecting Gaits Farm
  13. Balmullo's Catfish wins Avery Dudasch Memorial Trophy
  14. Hall of Fame Nominations
  15. ACPS Annual Meeting, Fall 2017
  16. Fifinella GCF
  17. Tullymor’s Houdini Gets a New Lease on Life
  18. Connemara/Bavarian Warmblood, "Just What the Doctor Ordered"
  19. Thurman Farm Ponies were Champion & Reserve Champion at Upperville
  20. Two Foals born to Sue Antilla
  21. Region IV Annual Show
  22. Region 1 Summer Newsletter is Now Available!
  23. Please send us your new foal photos!
  24. Two Connemara Ponies Qualify for West Coast USEA Future Event Championships
  25. 2016 Annual Meeting
  26. 6 Connemaras we won't forget in a hurry
  27. One To Watch: Eliza Farren And Bantry Bay's Dublin Want Your Cheers At The Carolina International
  28. Connemaras Shine at Rocking Horse Winter III Horse Trials
  29. New Junior Member to ride Denmark at Anniversary Show
  30. The Seldom Seen Trophy
  31. USEF Horse of the Year (HOTY) banquet
  32. Ridgetop Windy City Receives Multiple Awards
  33. Kynynmont Ponies Receive National Recognition
  34. Jeanne Woodward-Poor & Kier
  35. The Blackmon Girls at the Ocala Horse Properties Fall Horse Trial
  36. American Connemara Magazine Stallion Issue
  37. Glenmeadow Golden Wish & Kim Harrison
  38. Equine Affaire in Springfield, MA
  39. Sir Lancelot daughter places 12th at Pony Finals!
  40. Kynynmont Gunsmoke’s Gideon
  41. 2015 American Eventing Championships Results
  42. ACPS Annual Meeting 2015
  43. This Just in from Horseware Ireland
  44. USDF Region 7 Dressage Results
  45. Region III Holds 29th Annual Show
  46. Breaking News for ACPS Junior Members
  47. Can You Guess?
  48. Purebred Connemara Wins at Dressage
  49. Junior Driver Wins Big
  50. Register Now! 59th Annual Meeting & Awards Banquet
  51. Midwest Connemara Breeders' Show and Inspections Held
  52. 49th Annual Region I show Held
  53. Oakfields Farms Takes Home Top Prizes at Warrenton
  54. Hidden Haven Show
  55. New Foals in Canada
  56. Region IV Annual Show
  57. Two New Purebred Fillies Born
  58. Rolex Kentucky Three Day Event
  59. A Horse of a Different Color: Poppyfields Tristan
  60. American Connemara Pony Society Adds Sporthorse Registry
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  62. All in the Family
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  66. ACPS St. Patrick's Day Party
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  71. Region IV Annual Show at FL Horse Park
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  81. Region III 30th Anniversary Show
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