Ella Fruchterman and Holts Le’mans Win Individual Junior Dressage Gold at FEI North American Youth Championships

Ella Fruchterman and Holts Le’mans Win Individual Junior Dressage Gold at FEI North American Youth Championships

At the midway point of the 2022 FEI North American Youth Championships (NAYC), Ella Fruchterman has already racked up a pair of gold medals in the Junior Dressage division. Fruchterman (West Lakeland, Minn.) and Holts Le’Mans, her own 2011 Danish Warmblood gelding, were part of the Region 4 team that won gold on Wednesday’s Junior

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Top 5 Largest Horse Breeds For Riding. All You Need To Know About Them

Top 5 Largest Horse Breeds For Riding. All You Need To Know About Them

1. Shire: Traditionally, the largest horse breed is the Shire. The Shire originated in Europe, tracing its roots back to older English and Dutch breeds. It is named for the countryside “shires” where the breed originated.  These horses were used primarily for plowing and farming before the Industrial Revolution and have since decreased in popularity

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Riden With Biden Strolls in Deputed Testamony

Riden With Biden Strolls in Deputed Testamony

Cash is King and LC Racing’s Ridin With Biden , second to First Captain  in last year’s Dwyer Stakes (G3), slowed things down early and came home running for a 6 1/4-length victory in the $100,000 Deputed Testamony Stakes July 30 at Laurel Park. With regular rider Frankie Pennington aboard for trainer Butch Reid, Ridin With Biden ($7.60) completed 1

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City of Light Sires First Winner at Ellis Park

City of Light Sires First Winner at Ellis Park

Multiple grade 1 winner City of Light   was represented by his first winner July 31 when Three Diamonds Farm and Joseph Besecker’s Roja Ligera  surged to a 1 1/4-length victory in a 5 1/2 furlong maiden special event at Ellis Park. After completely missing the break in her July 1 career debut at Churchill Downs to finish 10th, Roja Ligera was quick

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