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Climbing Quickly: Lauren Little Has the Formula for Success

Climbing Quickly: Lauren Little Has the Formula for Success

How does one define the formula that makes for a successful rider? Many would start with natural talent. An eye that leads them to perfect distances, poise in the saddle. There also needs to be an innate ability to connect with these animals… Now, what could happen if a rider possessed all of these elements? The talent, work ethic, love of the horse and support. That would be an exciting rider to watch. That would be someone to keep your eye on. That would be Lauren Little.

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YOUNG JUMPER PROFILE: CHIPOTLE

YOUNG JUMPER PROFILE: CHIPOTLE

Chipotle and Michelle Parker PC: Carol Brooks ParkerMichelle Parker is no stranger to developing young jumpers. Over the years she has successfully brought horses, like Cuplior, from the Young Jumper divisions to Grand Prix classes. One of her mounts this year, 7-year...

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A Plethora of Pony Fun: Tinkerbell & Petey

A Plethora of Pony Fun: Tinkerbell & Petey

At Blenheim’s June Classic III, or the week we like to call “pony palooza,” pony riders Paloma Primavera and Selma Eriksen gave us the scoop about each of their ponies. In a series of interview questions about what their ponies would be like as people, both of the...

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YOUNG JUMPER PROFILE: CABACENTO

YOUNG JUMPER PROFILE: CABACENTO

Jason McArdle and Cabacento, owned by Fairbanks Valley Farm, LLC (PC Captured Moment Photography)At only six-years old, Cabacento is already a silver fox! This beautiful dapple grey stallion, owned by Fairbanks Valley Farm, LLC is a relatively new mount for...

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YOUNG JUMPER PROFILE: RUMPLETEAZER DF AKA “RUMPLE”

YOUNG JUMPER PROFILE: RUMPLETEAZER DF AKA “RUMPLE”

Rumpleteazer DF and Hannah Selleck (PC Kristin Lee Photography)At 6-years old, this fiery chestnut mare is already following in the footsteps of her famous father. Rumpleteazer DF, aka Rumple, is out of Alvarina by Flexible. As a 5-year old Rumple displayed her scope...

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YOUNG JUMPER PROFILE: MONSEIGNEUR AKA ‘MONSTER’

YOUNG JUMPER PROFILE: MONSEIGNEUR AKA ‘MONSTER’

Matt Archer and Monseigneur  PC: Captured Moment PhotographyMonseigneur, or ‘Monster’ as he is affectionately referred to, hasn't been in California for long but he is quickly proving to be a solid partner with his rider Matt Archer. Owned by Rhys Farms, LLC, who have...

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