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Following in the Wake of a Storybook Pony

Horses lend themselves to stories. In America in particular, wild horses, manes streaming, nostrils flaring, hooves…

Americans Storm the Gates of Royal Ascot

If there is a sure sign of the United States’ increased interest in Royal Ascot, it…

Newsom, Citing 29 Horse Deaths, Calls for Hold on Racing at Santa Anita Park

Gov. Gavin Newsom of California called on Tuesday for a moratorium on racing at Santa Anita…

2019 Preakness: War of Will Wins in Dramatic Rebound from Kentucky Derby Loss

BALTIMORE — War of Will, who lost a chance at victory in the Kentucky Derby after…

Before Those Beautiful Jumps, a Travel Scramble

A professional show jumper has to navigate a complicated set of obstacles with limited time. That…

Adding More Competitive Spice to Show Jumping

How do you add a new twist to a staid and traditional sport like show jumping?…

At Egypt’s Tourism Gems, Animal Abuse Is an Ugly Flaw

CAIRO — A trip to the storied pyramids of Giza was supposed to be a highlight…

Beezie Madden, the U.S. Star, Tries for a Repeat

With riders galloping their horses toward obstacles the size of S.U.V.s and then suddenly turning, show…

Santa Anita to Impose New Safety Rules for Horses

ARCADIA, Calif. — Santa Anita will impose new rules to scrutinize horses training on its racetrack…