Off to Rio!

  The US Team horses have set off for Rio, and we riders will follow shortly behind them. It's been a brief training camp here at Mrs. Mars' Meredyth South in Ocala, Florida, and we've been working very hard to put the finishing touches on our training program. With the hot weather we've been up early in the mornings, riding before the worst heat of the day. The footing here is fantastic; we get a good thunderstorm every evening which really leaves impressive turf for us to gallop and Read more...

And They’re Off!

One last jump school for team USA in Ocala. Now they're off to Rio! Read more...

Throwback Thursday: Racing Video of Blackfoot Mystery

We’ve managed to dig up footage of Blackfoot Mystery in action – at the racetrack! He’s #10 (purple silks), and his odds were 40-1. Who would have bet that he’d be heading to the 2016 Olympic Games!

Boyd Selected for 2016 U.S. Olympic Team!

We are thrilled to announce that Boyd and the Blackfoot Mystery Syndicate's Blackfoot Mystery have been selected for the US Olympic Team competing in Rio this summer. It's been an incredible journey so far and Boyd is looking forward to the opportunity to represent Team USA alongside Phillip Dutton, Lauren Kieffer and Clark Montgomery. Gloria Callen's talented mare Welcome Shadow has been selected as a reserve horse for Boyd. A huge thanks to all of our owners, sponsors and friends Read more...

Video: The Story of Willy Every kid has that one special pony. Back when Boyd was a just a wee lad in Australia, he rode a pony named Willy ("Will He Do It"). Willy gave Boyd the start with horses that every kid needs, teaching him valuable lessons about horsemanship and perseverance. From the looks of Boyd's early course design skills, Willy was a real trooper, too. Lucky for us, Boyd and his mate decided to put together this treasure of a video. Remember kids, this was before you could whip Read more...
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