Episode #303 Features Idlewild, Harbor Springs and Reed City Airs Monday, February 13 at 7:30 p.m. “In this episode we go to a historic resort that’s reinventing itself in Idlewild and meet an Olympic-caliber equestrian competitor in Harbor Springs,” said Kurt Wilson, “Destination Michigan” host. “Plus, you’ll never guess what Bob Garner will find […]
Hexagon’s Louisville’s ATLAS – 6 Year Old Stallion
2005 16.2h Bay Stallion Hexagon’s Louisville (Burggraaf) x Day Dreams (Wishes and Dreams) Owned by Michael Etherly Date Event Level Score Place 7/29/11 – 7/31/11 Golden State Dressage 2-4 67.6% First 7/29/11 – 7/31/11 Golden State Dressage 2-4 67.6% First 4/28/11 – 5/1/11 Del Mar National 2-1 70.0% First 2-2 67.89% Second 2-3 69.0% Second 4/7/11 – […]
Brek-N-Ridge Farm Winter Excitement – Learn on Horses !
Northern Michigan Moms A message to all members of Northern Michigan Moms I have had the pleasure of spending some time at Brek-N-Ridge Farm! Instructors are offering off season rates for lessons. From November-May your rider will receive eight semi private 1-hour lessons for $300! Gift certificates are available. I have found that my daughter’s love […]
The Dressage Foundation’s Sad News
Lowell Boomer Passed Away Mon, 11/21/2011 – 21:56 Lowell Boomer American Dressage News G. Lowell Boomer of Lincoln, Nebraska, died Sunday 20 November 2011. Boomer was the founding father of the United States Dressage Federation in 1973. Lowell was born on October 12, 1911, in Burwell, Nebraska, to George R, and Grace Y Boomer. […]
Lingh’s Beijing is for sale ! Easy to sell !
Beijng is an acquisition for many buyers to consider! With her good-looking head, she knows how to impress you from the first moment you meet her! Beijng is not in full training, so it is to your advantage, to train her YOUR way! It’s amazing…When she is not ridden for several days or weeks […]
Bright-Lingh competes in Portugal !
Kaylie Tammerijn “This weekend we had our first competition in Portugal! First day 65.833% en second day 66.771%!!” Scroll back in earlier New News for stories about Kaylie and her journey with Bright Lingh !
I love to teach Riding Lessons in Harbor Springs – Upcoming clinic in Grand Rapids in December
Being allowed to teach riding to students like there is heaven on earth. To all the students at BreknRidge and at our Grand Rapid clinics….thank you for the opportunity ! Dear Karin, Thank you for a wonderful day yesterday. Thanks for a fun lesson yesterday. I love coming to the barn. It is a wonderful place to […]
Riding Grand Prix Dressage
This popped up on my computer, and it’s a nice story.
Why Show Your Horse…
Our colleague and writer of the great story ‘Atticus’ Nancy Parshall ( that I will share with you on the Lingh Story Page this weekend ) kindly offered up her “take” on the reasons why it is important to compete your horses. At these small schooling shows its critical to the management that riders […]
Lingh Mare for Sale : Reserve Circuit Champion in England L-1
For sale due to overcrowding ! Age: 4 Level: L Sex: Mare Studbook: KWPN Colour: Chestnut Height: 1.63 m – 1.65 m Price: € in consultation Cilotte is a 4 year old very talented dressage horse of the descendant Lingh.She is included in the pedigree of the KWPN. She is a horse for sport and breeding. Cilotte comes from the lineage 113,334 breeding family. She is a very nice horse to ride, super light on the hand and constantly in balance and light in the bridle. This summer she was Reserve Circuit […]
Summer 2011 Karin Offield and Horses
I have been busy at the stable and away from my computer for almost a month or two now…..and I have missed being in touch with my friends and Lingh fans ! My competition horse Good Heart has been injured so we are concentrating on teaching the children to ride this summer. I bet 200 […]
TRAINING WITH KARIN REID OFFIELD – A nice letter !
Training with Karin Reid-Offield After meeting Karin Offield at ‘Dressage by the Bay’ in Traverse City, I knew that she was the trainer for me. Her keen eye helped me evaluate my position and make the necessary corrections for a more effective seat. Her training concepts were very logical and in line with how I […]
HIGHEST SCORING 3 YEAR OLD IN BRITAIN …..LINGH MARE, ‘LINGUISTIC’ FOALS !
Video of Linguistic as a three year old Champion in the UK- Linguistic was awarded a higher first premium and was the highest scoring 3 year old! The Evaluator described her frame as “a very nice picture” and she scored 9’s for her trot and canter which was described as “very athletic and agile”. Linguistic […]
Bliss Polo Schedule this summer !
FROM THE HORSES MOUTH….The Fields are reported to be in top shape. They have been fertilized and mown. All they need now is hoof prints of playing ponies. “We plan on a game the 1st of July, Friday, and the 3rd of July Sunday at 2 PM. If that is convenient with the Knapps who have […]
Lingh News from Holland, 5 year old, Bellinghton ( Lingh x Farrington ) competes with success
AN EMAIL FROM RIDER / OWNER of BELLINGHTON : THE VIDEO LINK BELOW WAS FILMED IN JANUARY 2011 Hi Karin, How are you doing? With me and Blingh everything is going very well. I want to update you on how things are running on this side of the world! After my B, I started in […]