Author Archives: Randy Dunn

American Equus Congratulates Victoria Colvin on Successful Summer

Colvin on Zambia Mystic Rose

Gilbert, Ariz.- Aug. 22, 2018 – American Equus is thrilled to be able to congratulate Chosen Rider, Victoria Colvin, on a summer full of horse show success that concluded with Saturday’s victory in the 2018 USHJA International Hunter Derby. Colvin repeated her victory from 2017 by executing a flawless round on Brad Wolf’s Private Practice. […]

American Equus Congratulates Sharn Wordley on Making New Zealand’s 2018 WEG Team

Sharn Wordley aboard Casper

Gilbert, AZ. — Aug. 17, 2018 — American Equus is excited to announce that Chosen Rider, Sharn Wordley, has been selected as a member of New Zealand’s 2018 World Equestrian Games Show Jumping team! Wordley is New Zealand’s highest ranked show-jumper, as he sits within the top 100 riders on the FEI Longines List. The […]

American Equus Congratulates Ireland’s Jason Foley on Taking Home Gold

Gilbert, Ariz. – July 23, 2018 – American Equus is thrilled to congratulate one of its youngest Chosen Riders, Jason Foley, on taking home top honors in the incredibly competitive Longines European Youth Championships. The 2018 event took place from July 8-15 in Fontainebleau, France; and gathered more than 620 competitors under the age of […]

Mike Smith and Justify Carry American Equus to Flawless Triple Crown Victory

Justify 2018 Belmont

Gilbert, AZ – June 14, 2018 – American Equus rode into history with longtime sponsored rider Mike Smith as he and Justify swept the 150th Belmont Stakes on Saturday, making them only the 13th horse and rider pair to win the coveted Triple Crown. A crowd of 90,000 cheering fans, as well as millions of […]

Mike Smith Wins the 143th Preakness Stakes Wearing American Equus Thoroughbred Racing Irons

MS-Justify-PreaknessWinnerCircle-2018

Gilbert, AZ. – May, 23, 2018 – American Equus Chosen Rider Mike Smith raced to victory at the 143th Preakness Stakes at the Pimlico race track on Saturday, May 19. Riding atop race favorite, Justify, trained by Bob Baffert, Smith chose to take on the muddy conditions of the track wearing American Equus Thoroughbred Racing […]

American Equus Sweeps Kentucky Derby with Mike Smith and Justify

Smith Wins on Justify

Gilbert, AZ – May 9, 2018 – The 144th running of the Kentucky Derby presented by Woodford Reserve took place Saturday, May 5, at Churchill Downs. Twenty of the worlds most talented three-year-old race horses vied for the $2,192,000 prize and a leg up in this year’s hunt for the next Triple Crown winner. Race […]

Sharn Wordley Joins the American Equus Team as Newest Chosen Rider

Sharn Wordley piloting Casper in American Equus Elite stirrups

Gilbert, Ariz. – April 25, 2018 – American Equus, the popular designer and manufacturer of premium stirrups, spurs, and horse shoes is proud to announce its newest partnership with leading Grand Prix showjumping rider, Sharn Wordley. Wordley adds an incredible amount of depth and international experience to the Chosen Rider team boasted by the company […]

American Equus Congratulates Chosen Rider Victoria Colvin on WEF Overall Hunter Rider Circuit Championship

Victoria Colvin competing I Love Lucy

Wellington, Fla. – April 9, 2018 – After 12-competitive weeks of racking up accolades at the Winter Equestrian Festival, American Equus Chosen Rider, Victoria Colvin, was awarded the circuit championship award as the WEF Overall Hunter Rider. Colvin has been a force to reckon with in the hunter and equitation world for many years previous […]

American Equus Unveils New Bespoke Farrier Shoeing Tool Box

Bespoke Farrier Shoeing Toolbox

Gilbert – AZ – March 8, 2018 – American Equus is pleased to be adding to their outstanding line up of products for farriers by offering an update on the traditional Farrier Shoeing Box. This box excels as a functional, durable, and eye-catching tool for the modern professional farrier. Like all other American Equus products, […]