Noelle Maxwell

Noelle Maxwell

Photo Challenge: 18 Horses Who Are Just Done With 2020

From bucking and kicking to sticking their tongues out or giving the world “The Butt,” as one reader

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BreyerFest Goes On (Online) During COVID-19

“It’s going to be a bit different but it’s going to be robust with all the different things

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Catching Up With Sarah Maslin Nir, Author of “Horse Crazy”

NYC native, Pulitzer finalist and horsewoman? Those are three terms not often seen together. We catch up with

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Standing Ovation by Ovation Riding: Saddle Up and Read

“The most rewarding part is seeing their faces the moment they see the horses – they just light

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Thoroughbred Incentive Program Recognizes Virtual Horse Shows for 2020

With COVID-19 restrictions leading many shows to go virtual, the Jockey Club’s Thoroughbred Incentive Program (T.I.P.) is working

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A Look at the Adventurists’ Newest Ride: The Gaucho Derby

“The adventure starts when s–t goes wrong. In our world, too many things are overly prepared to save

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Game Review: Turf Dynasty

A surprisingly fun, addictive mobile Thoroughbred racing game.

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Standing Ovation by Ovation Riding: GallopNYC

Every week Horse Nation teams up with Ovation Riding to recognize those doing good in the horse world.

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Photo Challenge: 13 Equestrian Events

It’s #ThrowbackThursday, so we wanted to see your past events.

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Photo Challenge: 15 Horses Laying Low

These horses are enjoying their down time — probably much more than we are!

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Photo Challenge: Social Distancing

Our readers are taking social distancing seriously — as long as it means they don’t have to distance

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Noelle’s Must-Read Horse Books

If you’re looking for your next read while you’re social distancing, take a look at these recommendations.

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US Equestrian Seeks Endurance Affiliate Association

USEF seeks expressions of interest for an endurance recognized affiliate.

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Photo Challenge: Look Ma, No Hands!

Our readers continue to impress us with their skills. These 12 photos show off just how talented you

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Verdades Retirement Ceremony to Be Held at FEI World Cup Finals in Vegas

Veradades will be recognized in a retirement ceremony at the FEI World Cup.

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Photo Challenge: Six Horses Enjoying Their Grooming Sessions

“Grooming is the process of transferring dirt and hair from the horse to the person grooming them.”

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Forging New Paths: Morehouse College Forms Polo Club

Morehouse College, a well-known historically black college with a rich history (Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. graduated from

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Photo Challenge: 5 Readers Eating & Riding

Pizza is a surprisingly popular on-the-go treat when riding.

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Equine Slaughter Fact Check: By the Numbers

Following the numbers and finding the facts – how many horses are really exported across borders for slaughter

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Photo Challenge: 23 Horses at Sunset

Sunsets are beautiful. Horses are beautiful. Horses at sunset? Doubly beautiful.

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Book Review: “Better Lucky Than Good: Tall Tales and Straight Talk from the Backside of the Track”

An excellent book showcasing and humanizing a side of Thoroughbred racing most don’t see and, equally important telling

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