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I On The Horse: The Blessing of the Hounds & Fox Hunting Traditions in Wayne, Illinois

Wayne, IL is a small village nestled about 40 miles west of Chicago. The village has strong equestrian roots and a love for carrying on the centuries-old tradition of a formal fox hunt. Wayne’s famous fox hunt falls on September 30th this year, and it is sure to draw a considerable crowd of excited onlookers, just as it does every year.

I On The Horse: 43rd Annual Hampton Classic Horse Show

As the 43rd Annual Hampton Classic Horse Show winds up for the year until its end on September 2nd, we’re taking a look back on the highlights of the first couple days of the massive New York equestrian event that brings horses, riders, and their trainers together at the end …

Tempel Lipizzan Horses: 60 Exciting Years in the U.S.

Celebrating 60 years in the United States, descendents of The Smiths hosted a fabulous Diamond Anniversary Gala Performance featuring their extraordinary Lipizzan horses in Wadsworth, Illinois. Originally from Austria and arriving in the U.S. in 1958, Tempel Smith and his horses made their new home in Wadsworth, IL and horse …

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 …

The CSIO International Jumping Competition in Barcelona

I am highly looking forward to covering this year’s International Jumping Competition in Barcelona. This year will mark the organizations 107th show, with patrons flocking from all over the world to watch the incredible horsemanship and incredible feats. I’ve been involved with horses most of my life, but this is …

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 …

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

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Qatar Airways Chicago Beach Polo Cup

Chicago’s North Avenue Beach will be home to the “King of Sports,” as the Qatar Airways Chicago Beach Polo Cup gets underway September 9 through 11. Make sure you’re following I On The Scene on social media as we will be on location covering the three-day tournament. Polo stars from around …