Totilas & Edward World Champions in WEG Gold Medal Sweep, Mistral Hojris & Laura 3rd Silver, Ravel & Steffen Double Bronze

8 years ago admin Comments Off on Totilas & Edward World Champions in WEG Gold Medal Sweep, Mistral Hojris & Laura 3rd Silver, Ravel & Steffen Double Bronze
LEXINGTON, Kentucky, Oct. 1--Moorlands Totilas was ridden by Edward Gal to a gold medal sweep with a dominating victory in the Grand Prix Freestyle under lights Friday night, while Great Britain's Laura Bechtolsheimer on Mistral Hojris collected her third silver medal and Steffen Peters and Ravel won their second bronze in an unprecedented medal haul for the United States at a world championship Read More

European Dressage Championships in 2011 to Include Under-25 Team Competition

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LEXINGTON, Kentucky, Oct. 1--A new permanent grandstand is being built in time for the European Dressage Championships to be held in Rotterdam next August. An under-25 team competition is also planned following the success of the inaugural event at Aachen, Germany this year Read More

Anky van Grunsven is Only Rider to Compete at Every WEG

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LEXINGTON, Kentucky, Oct. 1--Anky, a single name recognized the world over as a superstar whose championship battles with Germany's Isabell Werth kept the sport in the global spotlight for more than a decade, has created a new record--the only rider to have participated at every World Equestrian Games since they were created 20 years ago Read More

Red Cloud Is Nokota Champion at Devon

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DEVON, Pennsylvania, Sept. 30--Red Cloud was the champion Nokota horse at Dressage at Devon breed show Thursday displaying the best of an Indian and ranch stock of which fewer than 1,200 remain Read More

WEG Lexington Grand Prix. Day 2 “play by play”, part one

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Day 2 of the WEG Grand Prix dawns clear but COLD this morning. All my layers are piled on again and I am wondering about the lazy breeze that will gently blow through me (too lazy to go around me) in my nose- bleed media seat. LOTS of hot coffee later and I am warm and almost recovered from losing half my story from yesterday. Cyberspace gobbled it up... Read More

Grand Prix Freestyle Friday Night Start Times & Photo Gallery

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LEXINGTON, Kentucky, Sept. 30–The starting order and times of the Grand Prix Freestyle at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games in the Main Stadium of the Kentucky Horse Park Friday. All times are U.S. Eastern and (CET Central European Time) Read More

Rabiola is Grand Champion of Devon, Mustang is Reserve Stallion Champ

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DEVON, Pennsylvania, Sept. 29--Iron Spring Farm's Rabiola, a KWPN mare who has won more than 10 championships at Dresage at Devon over the years, won the Grand Championship, the most covered ribbons at North America's premier breed show Read More

Totilas Wins Gold, Mistral Hojris Silver, Ravel Bronze in WEG Grand Prix Special

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By KENNETH J. BRADDICK LEXINGTON, Kentucky, Sept. 29–Edward Gal and Moorlands Totilas won the gold medal for the Grand Prix Special at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games Wednesday, with Great Britain’s Laura Bechtolsheimer on Mistral Hojris and USA’s Steffen Peters on Ravel winning the first ever WEG individual medals for their nations. Edward and Read More

El Paso ISF Wins Young Horse and Colt Championship at Devon

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DEVON, Pennsylvania, Sept. 28--El Paso ISF, a yearling son of UB40 and bred by Iron Spring Farm, won the Young Horse and Colt Championship at Dressage, on the opening day of North America's premier breed show Read More

USA 4th in WEG Team Competition

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LEXINGTON, Kentucky, Sept. 28--A U.S. team with only one rider experienced in world championships came within 2.467 percentage points of pulling off a miracle at the World Equestrian Games Tuesday, placing fourth to powerhouse Holland and Germany and European silver medalists Great Britain Read More