Author Archives: Carley Sparks

Coyled Again

When Ireland's Daniel Coyle elected to compete in Europe this season instead his usual winter haunt of Wellington, Florida, he dubbed it a "training exercise." Preparation for the Paris Olympics...

Don’t Poke the Boyd

“I never count the titles because you're only as good as your last competition,” said world no. 1 four-in-hand driver Boyd Exell ahead of the FEI Driving World Cup in...

The Jump Off Round Of the Year

Unbelievable. That's the first word that comes to mind watching Richard Vogel and United Touch's jump off round in the CSI5* Rolex Grand Prix at CHI Geneva on Sunday. But...

Guerdat, The Great

“Sh– happens,” is how Henrik von Eckermann described his rail at unlucky fence 13 in the Rolex IJRC Top 10 Final on Friday. The defending champion was one of only...

Harry Charles Is a Hustler

No one was more surprised that Harry Charles won the Longines FEI Jumping World Cup™ A Coruña on Sunday than Harry Charles. And for good reason. Charles’ mount, Sherlock, is...

Farrington vs Cook, the MLSJ Sequel

Same venue. Same players. Same ending. The script for the individual final Grand Prix of the 2023 Major League Show Jumping season read strikingly similar to the 2022 showing. But...