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LUBBOCK, Texas – The University of Minnesota Crookston jumping seat equestrian team competed at the IHSA Zone Championships in Lubbock, Texas Saturday, April 9 and Sunday, April 10. The Golden Eagles competed as a team and individually after winning the...
Easter Sunrise Service at Hollywood Bowl By Orv Alveshere  OUTDOOR WORSHIP IMPRESSIVE FOR THOUSANDS Several interesting tickets came to my desk at work, Where my soldier duty was the Army Battery Clerk. The package contained outdoor amphitheater reserved seats; Those tickets would become one of my...
CROOKSTON, Minn. – The University of Minnesota Crookston equestrian team announced the signing of Ashlyn Montague (Draper, Utah/Corner Canyon H.S.) to a National Letter of Intent. Montague is the first signee for the Golden Eagles. “We are thrilled to welcome Ashlyn...
-By Charles Wilhelm- Safety on the trail is always our first concern. A horse that bucks, bolts or even rears when out on the trail is unsafe for the rider and for anyone who is near. This behavior is not...
CROOKSTON, Minn. – The University of Minnesota Crookston Equestrian Team will make their inaugural appearance in the Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference (ECAC) Equestrian Championship March 24-26 at Quillen Arena at the State Fairgrounds in Harrington, Del. The Golden Eagles will begin...
-By Orv Alveshere- A MOUNTAIN TOP PASTURE HIGH-We often contemplate the life of Ida, a young Norwegian girl,Who immigrated and literally became the ‘mother-of-Pearl’.Early years were spent working in summer mountain pastures way up high.They were called ‘seters’. It was...
LUBBOCK, Texas – The University of Minnesota Crookston Western Equestrian squad had three student-athletes compete at the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) Western Semifinals Friday, March 18-Sunday, March 21 in Lubbock, Texas. In Ranch Riding, Tristyn Bair (Sr., Winnebago, Minn.) took...
There’s only month left till international competitions start in Strzegom. What can the riders expect in the coming season?Five international Eventing shows with other 50 competitions including Nations Cup and FEI European Championships for Ponies in Eventing, Jumping and...
Photo - Katie Buttolph CROOKSTON, Minn. – The University of Minnesota Crookston jumping seat equestrian team captured their fourth-straight IHSA Regional Championship after a phenomenal weekend at Charles H. Casey Equine Arena in Crookston, Minn. The Golden Eagles had 10 riders...
Story by Michelle Christopherson, Director of Outreach and Engagement $20 thousand gift secures construction of new lean-to, enhances equine program at UMN Crookston CROOKSTON, Minn. - UMN Crookston Equine Program and the Equestrian Team reached its $35,000 fundraising goal last month....
Minnesota Crookston Western Equestrian Sends Three Riders to IHSA Semifinals after Nine Qualified for IHSA Regional ChampionshipsLeft to Right: Beatrice Streifel, April Klecker, and Tristyn Bair FARGO, N.D. – The University of Minnesota Crookston western equestrian team concluded the season with...
Prize List Now Available for Nilforushan Equisport Events Temecula Valley National Horse Show Prize ListTemecula, Calif. - Feb. 19, 2022 - Nilforushan Equisport Events (NEE) is pleased to announce that exhibitors can now access the highly anticipated prize list, which includes information regarding...
CROOKSTON, Minn. – The University of Minnesota Crookston equestrian team will compete in a pair of meets with South Dakota State University and University of Georgia at the DeHaan Equestrian Center in Brookings, S.D. Friday, February 18 and Saturday, February...
Minnesota Crookston Jumping Seat Equestrian Earns Reserve High Point Team Honors Saturday at NDSU FARGO, N.D. – The University of Minnesota Crookston jumping seat squad had a strong showing at the North Dakota State University meet in Fargo, N.D. The Golden...
RAHN'S OBITUARY Rahn Greimann always said he wanted to leave this life while riding a horse, and God granted him that wish. While riding his horse on Thursday January 13th, Rahn experienced a brain aneurysm in the countryside near his...
- By Charles Wilhelm - This is the first of three articles for amateur riders wishing to show in Western Pleasure who are working without a professional trainer. This article will discuss the selection of a western pleasure horse.Attitude...
The American Horse Council is proud to produce the horse industry’s leading source for all things equine! The 2022 Horse Industry Directory (HID) will have thousands of listings including equine publications, federal and state sources of information, breed registries and...
The Retired Racehorse Project (RRP) is pleased to announce the election of a new board chair, Sue Smith, and vice chair, Richard Lamb, along with the addition of three new board members: Malinda Lawrence, JudithAnn Hartman, and Clare and...
 Wild Horse, Animal Welfare Advocates Sue to Halt Cruel, Unjustified, SecretReno, Nevada – Friday, a coalition of wild horse and animal protection organizations filed suit in federal district court to halt the ongoing helicopter roundup operation by the Bureau of...
-by Orv Alveshere- AWAITING HIGH SPIRITED DOWNHILL SKI PARTY GOERSThe torrid, dusty ‘30’s made hay and grain growing very poor.The spirits of country folk sank, groceries and seed grain were not paid for.For encouragement they gathered at holidays and...
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Bureau of Land Management plans to increase wild horse andburro gather and fertility control operations in Fiscal Year 2022 to reduce the risk of starvation,thirst, and habitat destruction as climate change and extreme drought continues...
Safely Putting on the Pounds: A Closer Look at Why Your Horse is Too Thin -By Juliet M. Getty, Ph.D.- When it comes to weight problems, we are more likely to be concerned about the overweight horse. But the underweight...