KWPN Dressage Stallion Approvals

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Three dressage stallions and eight jumpers were added to to KWPN Breeding Stallion Collection Thursday in Stegeren, the Netherlands Read More

FEI Defends its Handling of Dominican Republic-Brazil Olympic Qualifying Case

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LAUSANNE, Switzerland, Oct. 24--The International Equestrian Federation (FEI) issued a statement Wednesday expressing "full confidence" in the FEI handling of the case involving the Dominican Republic and Brazil to compete in dressage at the summer Olympics in London Read More

Dominican Republic’s Yvonne Losos de Muñiz Redeemed by Court on Olympic Qualifying, Quits Riding Career Over FEI Tactics

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Yvonne Losos de Muñiz, the only rider from the Dominican Republic ever to win medals at the Pan American Games, believes the Court of Arbitration for Sport's findings redeemed her in the battle over Olympic qualifying procedures but has quit her competition career because of the "unacceptable extremese" employed by the FEI in the dispute Read More

FEI Blamed by Court for “More than a Little Unfortunate” Mistake Allowing Exceptions to 3-Foreign-Judge Rule In Brazil Olympic Qualifying

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An "oversight" by the International Equestrian Federation (FEI) to enable Olympic qualfying events to be held with only two foreign judges without approval for an extension was blamed by the Court of Arbitration for Sport for causing "unnecessary upset and uncertainty" for riders from Brazil and the Dominican Republic Read More

World Cup Western European League Standings Update

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The Reem Acra FEI World Cup standings for the Western European League as posted Monday after the first of eight competitions in the 2012/13 season, including points earned in other leagues that can be transferred to the WEL Read More

Adelinde & Parzival Win Odense World Cup Freestyle, Best Ever Non-Championship Score

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ODENSE, Denmark, Oct. 21--Adelinde Cornelissen rode Jerich Parzival to their highest ever non-championship score in winning the Grand Prix Freestyle at the inaugural 2012/13 World Cup event Sunday, the first of two performances needed to go to the Final to seek her third straight title Read More