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Videos of Contessa Schooling at Stable View

Here are some quick videos of Contessa, owned by Gloria Callen, Densey Juvonen, Fernanda Kellogg, and Kelly Morgan, schooling at Stable View Farm in Aiken, SC.  We decided to put a number of the cross country portables, built by ETB Equine Construction, in the outdoor jumping ring, which has excellent all-weather footing by Attwood Equestrian Surfaces. As you can see, Contessa is a jumping machine! Link to Videos courtesy of Courtney Cooper and Neil Camens. Read more...

Sneak Preview of William Fox-Pitt Aboard Tura Lura

We wish to thank Gloria Callen and Nancy Hathaway, owners of Tura Lura, for graciously giving William the ride on their horse for tomorrow's Winter Horse Trials at Stable View. William's Ride times tomorrow in the Open Prelim are as follows: Dressage:  11:04am Stadium:  1:12pm XC:  1:32pm Enjoy some footage of Boyd and WFP's ride this evening at Stable View and if you're in Aiken, come out to spectate tomorrow! https://youtu.be/6Cp7ph1TO1o Read more...

Long Island T Joins Boyd’s String of Upper Level Horses!

Boyd recently acquired the multi-talented Long Island T from good mate, Peter Barry. "Ludwig" is a powerful, German bred gelding who is remarkable in the dressage and quite keen to the jumps. Boyd is taking his time to adjust his ride on Ludwig, who is quite a different ride from his usual string of upper level horses. Read more...

For Sale: SBF Henrietta 1/2 Sister to SBF Cortez!

NAME: SBF Henrietta SEX: Mare COLOUR: Black HEIGHT: 16h DATE OF BIRTH: 2012 SIRE: Contango (by Contendor) DAM:  North Run BREED: Oldenburg/Thoroughbred OWNER: Stony Brook Farm, NH Talented, young event horse prospect For Sale.  Henrie is a 4-year-old, 16H, black mare by Contango (by Contender) out of North Run.  Henrie is a striking Oldenburg/Thoroughbred cross with tons of talent and incredible breeding.  Henrie has super paces, a scopey jump and is very athletic, Read more...

Otis Barbotiere Sold

I am happy to announce that my 2012 Olympic partner Otis Barbotiere has been sold as a jumper to Kentucky based rider Catie Boone.  His second career as a show jumper has been very successful over the past year. After retiring from the eventing circuit at the end of 2015, the Otis Barbotiere Syndicate leased Otis to Catie's sister Ali Boone. The Boone family have done a wonderful job taking care of Otis. He has competed in Palm Beach, Lexington, Vancouver and Spruce Meadows during the past Read more...

Steady Eddie is An Exceptional Opportunity for a top Amateur, YR or Pro!

Hot off his top result in the Advanced (3rd) at Plantation Field Horse Trials, we wanted to remind the eventing community that this exceptionally talented horse is on the market. Steddie Eddie confirmed himself at Rolex this year and hasn't let up since.  He's a tough New Zealand Thoroughbred who's a stellar jumper, with guts and grit to match.  He was 4th at Fair Hill in 2015 and 4th in the 3* at Bromont this past June.  He is on a hot streak.  Eddie has been entirely produced by Boyd since Read more...

Celebrating Plantation Field International 2016!

Once again it was an action packed weekend on our home turf at Plantation Field International with a large number of entries in the CIC divisions.  Boyd had a full dance card riding multiple horses in each of the CIC and Advanced divisions.  Here are the top results from throughout the weekend: CIC 1* - 2nd Place finish aboard aboard Kathleen Crompton's Barry CIC 2* - 4th Place finish aboard Christine Turner's Tsetserleg CIC 3* - 2nd Place finish aboard Lucy Boynton Lie’s Crackerjack CIC Read more...

Saturday at the AEC’s

Crackers is not at peak fitness so I took it a bit easy on him and he had 8 times faults, but moved up from 19th to 12th place in the Adequan Advanced Gold Cup Finals at the American Eventing Championships. It was great to have Silva and Nox here today, as well. Thanks to everyone who came out to support the Windurra efforts this weekend! Finally, a big congratulations to Marilyn Little, who won the Intermediate Championship and took Reserve as well. My three Intermediate horses had Read more...

Friday at the 2016 American Eventing Championships

Crackerjack, owned by Lucy Boynton, performed his dressage today in the Adequan Advanced Gold Cup Final, and is currently in 16th place. Ray Price ran clear and around the Intermediate cross country track, but added 11.6 time faults. He's currently in 16th place.   Christine Turner's Tsetserleg was tied with Ray Price for 15th after dressage; he added only 2.8 time penalties and leapt into 5th place.   Santos, owned by Craig and Gloria Callen and Ron and Densey Read more...

2016 Richland Park Horse Trials

The Windurra horses had a successful trip to Michigan to compete at the Richland Park CIC2* and CIC3*. It was also heartwarming to see all the great tributes to Philippa Humphreys, who lived and trained in Michigan. We will be heading south tomorrow to compete at the American Eventing Championships at the Tryon International Equestrian Center in North Carolina. CIC3*: 5th - Steady Eddie, owned by George and Gretchen Wintersteen, Denise Lahey and Pierre Colin, Boyd and Silva Martin [Steady Read more...
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