Thursday, November 19, 2015

BID NOW! Sleeping Fox Farm LLC's Online Auction Is LIVE!

MLE client, Sleeping Fox Farm LLC is holding an online auction as a fundraiser to support their Thoroughbred Rescue. Sleeping Fox Farm LLC & Thoroughbred Rescue is a highly reputable 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to the rescue and retraining of off-the-track Thoroughbreds. They provide an alternative, solid, long-term rescue sanctuary as well as a rehabilitation and training facility. Their organization is dedicated to the love of Thoroughbred ex-racehorses’ welfare and care.

Some of the many great items up for bid are: 

-Lesson with Stephen Bradley
-Entry to a 2016 Maryland Horse Trials Starter Event
-Lesson with Timothy Bourke
-GRC Farm Call Photo Shoot 

...any many, many more!

Bidding will conclude on November 30th so be sure to get some early holiday shopping done for that horse lover in your life today! 

Visit the auction HERE!

Thursday, November 12, 2015

MLE Sends A BIG Congratulations To Woodge Fulton!

MLE would like to send a BIG congratulations to MLE client, Full Moon Farm's own Woodge Fulton for being named to the USEF 2016 Eventing High Performance Winter/Spring Eventing 25 List! This is such a big accomplishment and goes to show how hard Woodge has been working to achieve this honor. Best of luck to Woodge this winter as she continues her career! We can't wait to see what is still in store for you! 

Click HERE to view the 2016 Eventing High Performance Training Lists.

Thursday, November 5, 2015

Enjoy The Winter Down South With MLE Clients!

If you're looking to escape the bitter cold and spend some time training down south with a few of eventing's top trainers, MLE has you covered! A handful of our clients are lucky enough to spend time basking in the southern sun going on hacks, cross-country schooling and competing without being locked in the dreaded indoor for three months. Even if you can't get away, send your horse down for a few weeks or a few months of invaluable training. Check out who the lucky ones are! 

Katie Wherley Equestrian - Katie Wherley Equestrian provides top-notch care for your horse. Katie specializes in training horses for eventing, but welcomes horses from any discipline. She has vast experience training horses for the hunter or jumper circuit. Katie's patient personality, combined with her years of experience, make her an excellent choice for green or difficult horses. She makes the owner's goal her own goal, and works to create successful partnerships between horse and rider. Katie recently finished in 22nd place in the Two-Star division at the Fair Hill International CCI! Katie winters in Aiken, South Carolina. For more information, please contact Katie Wherley.

Courtney Cooper, C Square Farm - Courtney Cooper is the head trainer and instructor at C Square farm working with her own horses, sales horses, horses in training as well as riding students. She is experienced in training horses of all ages and experiences: halter breaking foals to ground driving and backing youngsters to training horses on the flat and over fences in many disciplines and levels. She has competed successfully in eventing, hunters, and jumpers, including her current success at the CCI3*** level of eventing with C Square Farm homebred “Who’s A Star.” If you would like to send your horse down south to be sold to their next partner, there is no one better than Courtney. At C Square Farm, Courtney and her team handle all the aspects of marketing and showing your horse and will also coordinate the completion of your sale all while treating your horse as one of their own. Courtney winters in Aiken, South Carolina. For more information, please contact Courtney Cooper. 

Sean & Kendra McQuillan, McQuillan EquestrianMcQuillan Equestrian's training program is tailored on a horse by horse basis with the needs and goals of the horse's owners in mind. Both Sean and Kendra have extensive backgrounds in training horses for success in a wide variety of disciplines, including eventing, dressage, hunters, show jumping and fox hunting. Sean and Kendra pride themselves on being patient and adaptable riders that put emphasis on giving each horse the confidence to do their jobs to the best of their ability with enjoyment while ensuring they are well broke and simple to ride. Sean and Kendra winter in Ocala, Florida. For more information, please contact Kendra McQuillan.

Stephen Bradley Eventing - Horses who are in training at Stephen Bradley Eventing receive excellent care and a great education. Our equine students range from yearlings to advanced-level event horses. Stephen prides his program in making sure that the horse has a positive experience while gaining a solid foundation. Stephen's enthusiasm, talent for communication, and ability to inspire confidence in both horse and rider makes him one of the most sought after trainers in the country. When training with Stephen, you can be confident that you will receive expert instruction for your level of riding. Stephen winters in Ocala, Florida. For more information, please contact Stephen Bradley.

Will Faudree - Will is an ICP level IV instructor. Will’s facilities at Gavilan Farm allow for top quality training for all three phases in eventing. His property contains an all-weather sand arena for show jumping and dressage lessons, a standard dressage arena set up on grass, and a brand new cross-country schooling field with portables from Beginner Novice through Advanced including ditches, water jumps, bank complexes, and a sunken road. Will is an engaging instructor for students of all ages and abilities, from Beginner Novice up to the Advanced level. An international competitor competing at the highest levels of the sport, Will is well-versed in all three phases of eventing. As such, students are encouraged to train in show jumping, dressage and cross-country. Will is available for riding lessons on his farm or yours. Riders are welcome to trailer in their horses for regular individual or group lessons. Will is also available to travel to local farms in the area for group and/or individual lessons. Will is based out of Southern Pines, North Carolina. For more information, please contact Will Faudree.

Melissa Hunsberger, MH Equestrian - MH Equestrian is home of upper-level eventer, Melissa Hunsberger. MH Equestrian combines Melissa’s drive and ambition with her desire to help riders of all levels achieve their best. Our goal at MH Equestrian is to bring along both horse and rider in a challenging, yet fun and safe environment. With a teaching style that appeals to riders and horses of all personalities and abilities, Melissa is committed to working with each horse and rider as an individual, and structuring a program to help them reach their individual goals, whatever they may be. Whether you are looking for training for yourself or your horse, or are in the market for a high-quality competition horse, let MH Equestrian help you reach your goals. Melissa winters in Aiken, South Carolina. For more information, please contact Melissa Hunsberger.