Sönke Rothenberger Snipes at German Team Selectors After Riding Cosmo to Aachen CDI4* Grand Prix & Special Victories

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AACHEN, Germany, July 19, 2019--Sönke Rothenberger sniped at the German team selectors for not placing he and Cosmo on the Nations Cup team after he rode the 12-year-old gelding to victory in the CDI4* Grand Prix Friday night after taking the Grand Prix two days earlier. Read More

Steffen Peters Discloses Struggle to Overcome Depression So Severe He Feared Giving Up Competition

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AACHEN, Germany, July 19, 2019--Steffen Peters, America’s top dressage rider for most of the 21st century with four Olympics on his record, has disclosed a struggle for much of the past year with depression so severe that he did not know whether he would ever compete again in the sport he has devoted his life to. Read More

Isabell Werth & Bella Rose Lead Germany to Dominate Aachen Nations Cup 1st Phase, Denmark Lying 2nd, USA 3rd

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By KENNETH J. BRADDICK AACHEN, Germany, July 18, 2019–Isabell Werth and Bella Rose led a powerful German team to dominate the CDIO5* Nations Cup Grand Prix Thursday, with riders from the home country filling three of the top four individual places. Denmark was standing second and USA third with the deciding Special scheduled in two Read More

Adrienne Lyle “Shocked” & “Excited” by Harmony’s Duval’s Successful Debut in Atmosphere of Aachen’s CDI4* Grand Prix

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AACHEN, Germany, July 17, 2019--Adrienne Lyle rode Harmony's Duval to a CDI Grand Prix personal best score in the American-bred gelding's debut in the atmosphere-laden Deutsche Bank stadium at the World Equestrian Festival Wednesday. Read More

Sönke Rothenberger & Cosmo With Aachen CDI4* Grand Prix Win Career 2nd Highest Score

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AACHEN, Germany, July 17, 2019--Sönke Rothenberger rode Cosmo to victory in the World Equestrian Festival CDI4* Grand Prix Wednesday with a career second highest score for the Olympic and World Games team gold medalists. The USA's Adrienne Lyle in the Aachen debut of the American-bred Harmony's Duval posted a personal best score to place sixth after less than six months at Big Tour Read More

Aachen World Equestrian Festival Dressage Starts Wednesday

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AACHEN, Germany, July 16, 2019–The World Equestrian Festival dressage starts Wednesday with the CDI4* while the CDIO5* Nations Cup that is the major global team event of 2019 with eight countries participating begins a day later. Sönke Rothenberger and Cosmo, the German team gold medal pair from the 2016 Olympics and the 2018 World Equestrian Read More

Sweden Wins Falsterbo CDIO5* Nations Cup, Germany Silver, Netherlands Bronze

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FALSTERBO, Sweden, July 14, 2019--Sweden won the CDIO5* Nations Cup Sunday to give the defending champions a clear lead in the trans-Atlantic series with two events to go. Germany took silver, the Netherlands bronze and Denmark was fourth. Read More