Channel Archives: Sports

MLSJ Rookie Spotlight: Sam Walker

The inaugural season of Major League Show Jumping, a new league of five-star events in North America, launched in Traverse City, MI, last week—the first of 10 events that will...

Hall of Fame Thursday: Conrad Homfeld

Each week on #HallOfFameThursday, Horse Network recognizes members of the Show Jumping Hall of Fame with an inductee’s plaque, historical photos and, on the first Thursday of every month, an article written by a...

Who Made the Cut for MLSJ Round 2

New week, new starting lineups. Eight teams will return to the Turtle Creek Casino & Hotel International Ring at Traverse City for the second leg of the Major League Show...

Alex Granato’s Best Week Ever

“I’m going to retire now,” joked Alex Granato. The American rider scored the first CSI5* Grand Prix win of his career and second 5* win of the week on Sunday,...

Granato and Carlchen W Trust in the Plan

Forty-two horse-and-rider combinations tackled the first CSI5* event of the 2021 Major League Show Jumping tour. None could come close to veteran partners Alex Granato (USA) and Carlchen W. The $72,900...

Meet the Contenders, MLSJ Leg 1

Riders, start your horses! Leg 1 of the Major League Show Jumping (MLSJ) Team Competition gets underway Saturday at 6:00pm ET in Traverse City, MI. Three riders from each of...

The MLSJ Team Event Explained

The Major League Show Jumping team event isn’t a new concept, per se. It’s a better one. The first 5* team League exclusive to North America, MLSJ includes all the...

Rowan Willis Opts Out from Tokyo Team

Rowan Willis, the Australian showjumper currently splitting his time between the UK and USA circuits, has decided to withdraw from the Tokyo Olympic Games, for which he was named as...