All 18 Dressage World Cup Horses Pass Veterinary Inspection at Gothenburg

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GOTHENBURG, Sweden, April 4, 2019--All 18 dressage horses passed the World Cup veterinary inspection Thursday, a day ahead of the Grand Prix where Laura Graves on Verdades will be trying to repeat the performance of a year ago when the American pair beat reigning champion Isabell Werth on Weihegold OLD Read More

USA Dressage Trio Arrives in Gothenburg, Sweden for World Cup Final

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GOTHENBURG, Sweden, April 1, 2019--The USA's trio of dressage riders and horses arrived here early Tuesday morning before the World Cup Final starts Friday with 18 combinations lining up for the Grand Prix and the Freestyle that decides the annual championship set for Saturday Read More

How Australia Missed Start at Dressage World Cup Final Under FEI Rules

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Australia's request for European-based Kristy Oatley to go to the World Cup Final this week was turned down by the International Equestrian after two combinations Down Under that qualified but passed on the event because of high cost and travel that would be gruelling for the horses. Read More

German & USA Combinations Continue to Dominate Top Rankings Ahead of World Cup, Denmark’s Daniel Bachmann Andersen First Dane With Two Horses in Top 10

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German and American riders and horses continue to fill upper levels in the latest world rankings posted Monday just days before the World Cup Final while Daniel Bachmann Andersen becomes the first Danish rider with two horses in the top 10 of the FEI standings. Read More

USA’s Katherine Bateson Chandler Tops Global Dressage Festival Prize Money Standings With Record Entries for Florida Winter Circuit–Correction

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WELLINGTON, Florida, Mar. 31, 2019--Katherine Bateson Chandler's victory in the Adequan Global Dressage Festival season-ending CDI4* Grand Prix Freestyle vaulted the American rider to the top of the prize money earnings for the 12-week circuit that set a record for the total of national and international entries. Read More

Germany’s Christoph Koschel & Shakespeare Take Wellington’s Future Stars Performance Series Final

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WELLINGTON, Florida, Mar. 30, 2019–Christoph Koschel of Germany and Shakespeare won the final of the inaugural Iron Spring Farm Future Star Performance Series for horses aged seven to nine years old at Prix St. Georges that competed throughout the Global Dressage Festival for an invitation to the wrapup event that was highly praised by riders. Read More

USA’s Ashley Holzer In First Show on Havanna in 8 Months Wins Wellington CDI3* Freestyle, Three Combinations She Coaches Capture Day’s Other Three Big Tour Competitions

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WELLINGTON, Florida, Mar. 29, 2019--Ashley Holzer riding Havanna in the first show in eight months won the CDI3* Grand Prix Freestyle in a finale of the 2019 Adequan Global Dressage circuit the Olympic rider dominated with two other American and a Canadian combination she coaches capturing the three other Big Tour competitions of the day Read More