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Jan 17, 2017
The Chronicle of the Horse offers an editorial internship for people interested in horses and journalism.
Our internship gives interns a real feel for publishing. The job description varies little from the actual duties of the editorial staff. We work with the intern, offering personal attention and a level of responsibility fitted to the individual. Successful candidates arrive at the Chronicle ready to hit the ground running thanks to strong writing skills, familiarity with our products and in-depth sport horse knowledge. We are proud of our program. The Chronicle offers a chance to grow. More info...
Jan 16, 2017
Kentucky Horse Park Withdraws Bid for 2022 World Equestrian Games
The Kentucky Horse Park Commission has voted to withdraw from consideration to host the 2022 FEI World Equestrian Games, a press released stated today. The Horse Park was up against Slovakia's Samorin venue as the primary candidates for the Games. Had Kentucky Horse Park won the bid, it would have marked the return of WEG to Kentucky, which also played host in 2010.
Members of the Kentucky Horse Park Commission expressed concerns regarding potential conflicts with the long-term goals for the Horse Park as factors in their decision. More info...
Jan 14, 2017
Why I Am Proud To Be An Adult Amateur
I did not grow up in a wealthy, well-to-do horse family. My dad had a good job and sure, if we wanted something we could most likely earn it... through good old fashioned hard work. I never had the opportunity to compete as a Junior. My competitive years started at 18 when I began footing the bill for my training, my horse, his board, the show costs, etc. I was born a hardworking and dream-driven adult amateur and have known nothing else. More info...