Aussie WEG Team Rider Kelly Layne Moving to Florida

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WELLINGTON, Florida, Aug. 13--Kelly Layne, a member of the Australian team at the 2006 World Equestrian Games in Germany, is moving with her family and her Grand Prix prospect to Wellington, a premier high performance equestrian community in South Florida Read More

Blue Hors Matiné Retires From Competition to be Broodmare

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RANDBØLDAL, Denmark, Aug. 16--Blue Hors Matiné, the gray mare ridden by Andreas Helgstrand that captured the Grand Prix Freestyle silver medal at the 2006 World Equestrian Games and hearts of the dressage world for her extravagant gaits, has been officially retired to become a fulltime broodmare Read More

USEF Committees Summoned to Discuss Controversial Selection of New Chef d’Equipe

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WELLINGTON, Florida, Aug. 15--A meeting of U.S. Equestrian Federation committees that nominated Anne Gribbons as the new American chef d'equipe and Morten Thomsen of Denmark to handle coaching has been set for next Tuesday amidst an international controversy over the selection process Read More

UPDATE: World Cup Defense by Steffen Peters & Ravel May Be Victim of No California Qualifiers

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SAN DIEGO, California, Aug. 14--The defense by the USA's Steffen Peters and Ravel of the World Cup title may be jeopardized by a lack of qualifying competitions in California. A head-to-head competition between Ravel and Moorlands Totilas may have to wait at least a year for the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games in Kentucky Read More

2010 WEG Kentucky Tickets on Sale

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LEXINGTON, Kentucky, Aug. 13--Tickets for the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games in Kentucky go on sale on Sept. 25 Read More

IOC Executive Board Ratifies Sanctions Against Olympic Equestrian Riders

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BERLIN, Aug. 13--The International Olympic Committee Executive Board on Thursday ratified disciplinary action taken by the International Equestrian Federation against five riders connected with doping of horses at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games Read More

Anne Gribbons Announced as US Chef d’Equipe

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LEXINGTON, Kentucky, Aug. 13—The United States Equestrian Federation announce Thursday that pending successful contract negotiations, Anne Gribbons will be named U.S. Dressage Chef d’Equipe/Technical Advisor through 2012 Read More

Steffen Peters & Ravel Move Up to No. 2 in World

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LAUSANNE, Switzerland, Aug. 12--Steffen Peters and Ravel, the 2009 World Cup champion, have climbed to the second ranked combination in the world on the strength of their historic triple CDIO victories at the World Equestrian Festival in Aachen, Germany, last month Read More

Anne Gribbons & Morten Thomsen Selected as USA Dressage Chiefs, Robert Dover Rejected

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WELLINGTON, Florida, Aug. 12--An extensive process of selecting a national coach for the resurgent USA dressage team led by World Cup and Aachen champions Steffen Peters and Ravel has led to final choices that were reported Wednesday to have stunned top levels of the American dressage community Read More