Florida-Based Juan Matute & Quantico Ymas Win Inaugural Lövsta Future Challenge International Under-25 Grand Prix in Gothenburg

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GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Aug. 24, 2017--Juan Matute, Jr,, the Florida-based teen star for Spain, won the inaugural Lövsta Future Challenge International Under-25 Grand Prix, an invitational even being staged alongside the European Championships of dressage and jumping Read More

Germany Captures European Championships Team Gold in Domination Exceeding Expectations, Denmark Silver, Sweden Bronze

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GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Aug. 23, 2017--A German squad so powerful that exceeded expectations to dominate the European Championships to win its 23rd team gold medal while Denmark took silver for its best finish in 32 years and Sweden earned bronze Read More

Germany Powers to European Championship Gold, Denmark Silver, Sweden Bronze

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GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Aug. 23, 2017--Germany powered to European Championship gold Wednesday night with a lead so large after rides by three of the team combinations that anchor and world No. 1 Isabell Werth on her Olympic mount Weihegold OLD could have been given a bye Read More

Lars Parmler, Founder of Gothenburg Horse Show, Dies at Age 75

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GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Aug. 22, 2017--Lars Parmler, who with his wife founded the Gothenburg Horse Show that became world famous as a top event and frequent host of World Cup Finals, died Tuesday at the age of 75, a year after being diagnosed with cancer Read More

Britain’s Don Carissimo Ridden by Gareth Hughes Sustains Minor Injury, Pulled from European Championships

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GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Aug. 21, 2017--Don Carissimo, the 12-year-old Hanoverian gelding ridden by Gareth Hughes, sustained a minor injury and has been withdrawn from the European Championships leaving Great Britain with a team of three combinations Read More

European Championships Vet Check Complete, Team Start List

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GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Aug. 20, 2017--The powerful German team anchored by world No. 1 Isabell Werth and Weihegold OLD drew the favored last start in the lineup of 17 national squads in the European Championships when competition starts Tuesday Read More

Holga Finken on Don Frederic Win Schenefeld Nürnberger Burg-Pokal

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SCHENEFELD, Germany, Aug. 20, 2017--Holga Finken on Don Frederic won the Nürnberger Burg-Pokal qualifier Sunday to earn a start in the final in December of the German championship for small tour horses aged seven to nine years Read More