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US Equestrian Announces 45% Hike in Membership Fees, 87% Jump in National Drug Fee

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LEXINGTON, Kentucky, Aug. 2, 2017--A hike in annual membership fee to $80 from $55, more than 45 per cent, and to $15 from $8 for drugs and medication charges per horse per show was announced Wednesday by United States Equestrian. Members also pay $75 to the U.S. Dressage Federation. Competitors in international events pay hefty fees to the International Equestrian Federation (FEI) Read More

Germany’s Bianca Nowag & Fair Play, Juan Matute of Spain & Don Diego Ymas Jump Into Top 5 Under-25 Rankings, USA’s Lina Uzunhasan & Donna Ray Move to No. 2 Junior

1 year ago admin Comments Off on Germany’s Bianca Nowag & Fair Play, Juan Matute of Spain & Don Diego Ymas Jump Into Top 5 Under-25 Rankings, USA’s Lina Uzunhasan & Donna Ray Move to No. 2 Junior
LAUSANNE, Switzerland, Aug. 1, 2017--Germany's Bianca Nowag and Fair Play RB and the Florida-based Juan Matute, Jr. of Spain on Don Diego Ymas jumped into the top five in the latest world Under-25 rankings released Tuesday. Lina Uzunhasan on Donna Ray, based in the Netherlands, moved to No. 2 in the Young Rider standings seven months after switching to ride for the United States Read More

France Wins Hickstead Nations Cup After Mistake By Dutch Rider Drops Holland to 2nd, USA 3rd, Britain 4th

1 year ago admin Comments Off on France Wins Hickstead Nations Cup After Mistake By Dutch Rider Drops Holland to 2nd, USA 3rd, Britain 4th
HICKSTEAD, England, July 30, 2017--France managed to hold on to a lead built over two days to win the CDIO3* Nations Cup after Katja Gevers on Thriller was severely penalized for a mistake that dropped the Netherlands to runner up and the United States slipped to third with Great Britain fourth Read More

Pierre Volla on Badinda Altena Saved from Slaughter Keeps France in Hickstead Nations Cup Lead, USA Second, Netherlands 3rd, Britain 4th

1 year ago admin Comments Off on Pierre Volla on Badinda Altena Saved from Slaughter Keeps France in Hickstead Nations Cup Lead, USA Second, Netherlands 3rd, Britain 4th
HICKSTEAD, England, July 29, 2017--Pierre Volla on Badinda Altena, the mare he saved from slaughter because of a big scar from an injury as a foal, won the Grand Prix Special to lead France to extend its lead in the CDIO3* Nations Cup finale of the seven-event trans-Atlantic series. Read More

Charlotte Dujardin Rides Hawtins Delicato to Hickstead CDI2* St. Georges Victory

1 year ago admin Comments Off on Charlotte Dujardin Rides Hawtins Delicato to Hickstead CDI2* St. Georges Victory
HICKSTEAD, England, July 27, 2017--Charlotte Dujardin, competing Hawtins Delicato in preparing the nine-year-old gelding as a future British team mount for Carl Hester, won the CDI3* Prix St. Georges Thursday for the third victory since the beginning of the horse's international career this month Read More