Madeleine Witte-Vrees & Cennin Win Mallorca CDI5* Grand Prix, 4th Straight Victory

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SON PROHENS, Spain, Oct. 7, 2016–Madeleine Witte-Vrees and Cennin won the Mallorca CDI5* Grand Prix Friday for the fourth straight victory for the Netherlands pair. Madeleine and the nine-year-old KWPN stallion scored 73.660 per cent for the win, the fifth in 11 starts since beginning Big Tour seven months ago. Three of those wins have Read More

Horse Communities Centered on Wellington Escape Brunt of Hurricane Matthew

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Perhaps the world's densest population of show horses centered on Wellington escaped the wrath of Hurricane Matthew Thursday with winds up to 140 miles/225 km an hour when the storm veered away just 20 miles/32 km from the Florida coast Read More

Record Number Of CDIs Scheduled Around World For 2017

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A record number of CDIs--international dressage competitions--is scheduled for 2017 led by the Americas and Europe, as shown at the deadline for listing horse shows with the International Equestrian Federation (FEI) Read More

Lilo Fore On A Judge’s Life

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Liselotte “Lilo” Fore has retired as an International Equestrian Federation (FEI) 5* judge and looks back on her life as a judge and to what the future holds Read More

“Lilo” Fore of USA Retires as FEI 5* Judge

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Liselotte "Lilo" Fore has retired as an International Equestrian Federation (FEI) 5* judge, one of four American top ranked judges and after a lifetime of horses at the center of her life Read More

Oldenburg Auction–Sir Olli Goes to Spain, Denoix & Rikki’s Zauber to USA

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VECHTA, Germany, Oct. 1, 2016--Sir Olli (Sir Donnerhall I x Florestan I x Landadel) was the most expensive horse at €370,000 (US$416,000) at the Oldenburg Fall Elite Auction Saturday, the six-year-old world championship bronze medal winner going to Spain Read More

New World Cup Event For Las Vegas Next January

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A new World Cup event will be staged in Las Vegas in January as the first dressage competition in the world in 2017 and aimed at offsetting a shrunken California winter circuit Read More