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Oct 26, 2016
A Sneak Peek at the New Ocala Jockey Club Cross Country Courses
Everyone is looking forward to the unveiling of the Ocala Jockey Club’s new cross country courses, which are nearly ribbon-cutting ready in advance of the inaugural event.
The inaugural Ocala Jockey Club International 3-Day CIC 3*, CCI 2* and 1* Event, organized and promoted by Equiventures LLC, will be held over Thanksgiving weekend, November 24-27, in Reddick, Florida.
The CIC3* course was designed by Mike Etherington-Smith and the CCI1*/2* courses by Clayton Fredericks, all built out by Tyson Rementer and Levi Ryckewaert. The two grass dressage and show jumping arenas, designed by Richard Jeffery, are competition-ready. Rounding out the star-studded lineup is Alec Lochore, who will serve as Event Director. More info...
Oct 21, 2016
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Oct 19, 2016
One Good Horse
Book Review: ‘One Good Horse’
In this novel, Tom chronicles his struggle with becoming a father to a child with Down syndrome and his early attempts at training a colt named Blue. Weaved throughout the story is a historical account of a 19th century cowboy named Teddy Blue, for which Tom’s colt is named.
Groneberg is without doubt a very good writer, despite this being only a mildly entertaining book. His prose is excellent and the small sections devoted to the colt’s point of view are easily my favorite. More info...