Sports & Horses

Kentucky CSI3* Invitational Grand Prix

Thousands of horse enthusiasts from across the country and around the world rose to their feet and gave Santiago Lambre a standing ovation as he guided show jumping horse Dingeman across the finish line to win the inaugural $225,000 Kentucky CSI3* Invitational Grand Prix at the Land Rover Kentucky Three …

Hampton Classic 2017

The Hampton Classic Horse Show in Bridgehampton, NY, is one of the most high-profile and elegant equestrian events in the nation. Held annually, it showcases the very highest levels of jumper competition, and hosts the top tier of riders and horses from all over the world. The elegance of the …

Saratoga Icons: The Whitney Stakes & Marylou Whitney

Winchell Thoroughbreds and Three Chimney’s Gun Runner was the clear favorite to take home the $1.2 million purse at the 90th running of the Whitney Stakes at Saratoga Springs, New York this year. This fact, however, did not diminish the excitement of the race. The vibe at the racecourse was …

And They’re Off

The 143rd running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs race track: this equestrian spectacular showcasing the best talent that horse racing has to offer took place in front of a capacity crowd of 158,070 and millions of viewers worldwide as the first race of the highly regarded Triple Crown …

Cavalia’s Odysseo: Under the White Big Top – Chicago

Rising 125 feet into the air, the White Big Top sits on the south lot of Chicago’s Soldier Field bearing more resemblance to an Arabian-style castle than a show tent. Imagined by French-Canadian creator and artistic director, Normand Latourelle, the Odysseo lakefront compound (five tents including stables) has captured the …

Irene Speaks with the Creator and Stars of Cavalia’s Odysseo

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Aspen Hosts the 2017 Audi FIS Ski World Cup Finals

Reaching speeds of up to 75 mph while dropping 2,434 feet, the 25 top ranked men and women skiers competed in the FIS Ski World Cup Finals in Aspen, Colorado in front of a worldwide television audience of 100 million viewers. All eyes of the skiing world were on Aspen for …

Westminster Dog Show: Canine Champions Compete

A historic day was May 18, 1877. For on that fateful afternoon, the first Westminster Dog Show was held. Dog owners throughout the globe can do little more than dream of entering this coveted tournament, presenting their beloved pets/athletes for viewers beyond count! Westminster Dog Show Both ‘showings’, in which …

2017 Cubs Convention: The Road to Another World Series

With the advent of a new season almost upon us, we segue from 2016 to 2017 with fond memories of a historical World Series.  Cubs fans from across the country and around the world reflect on an amazing championship and look forward to the upcoming season. The Cubs convention is …

I ON EXCEPTIONAL LIVING: Trudy Midas

Trudy Midas and her husband, Bob Hansen, are the owners of the Espana SILK, an all-natural product line specially formulated to promote hydration while enhancing the natural luster and shine of manes, tails, and coats.