Photo Gallery: Young (?) Horse Exhibition at FEI World Cup

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Story & Photos by ILSE SCHWARZ LAS VEGAS, Nev., Apr. 20–The Rolex FEI World Cup saw, for the first time, a demonstration of young horses (actually, later research showed that they weren’t all as young as we thought). Steffen Peters on a five-year-old KWPN stallion opened the exhibition moving him through the basics required for Read More

Brittany Fraser Named Dressage Canada Red Scarf Equestrian Athlete for March

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OTTAWA, Canada, Apr. 21—Brittany Fraser has been named the Dressage Canada Red Scarf Equestrian Athlete of the Month for March. Fraser, 20, of Glasgow, Novia Scotia, competed on Florida’s winter dressage circuit earning top scores at Palm Beach Dressage Derby CDI W-Y and Wellington Classic Dressage Challenge II in the Young Riders Division. Riding her Read More

Canada Announces its Riders for 2009 Sydney CDI3* Invitational

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OTTAWA, Canada, Apr. 21–Rochelle Kilberg and Simone Williams will represent Canada at the Sydney CDI 3*/CDI–Y International Dressage Derby in Sydney, Australia, May 7–9. The event, hosted at the Sydney International Equestrian Centre at Horsley Park, site of the 2000 Olympic Games, is the only CDI3* held in Australia each year. Williams, of Navan Ontario Read More

Draft Schedule of 2009 NAJYR Dressage Championships in Lexington Released

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LEXINGTON, Ky., Apr. 21–A draft schedule has been released of the 2009 North American Junior & Young Rider Dressage Championships scheduled for the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington July 26-30. Riders from Canada, Mexico, Central America, Caribbean, Bermuda and the United States are invited by their national federations to participate in the championships organized under Read More

Rolex FEI World Cup Final: Images & More

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The victory by the USA's Steffen Peters and Ravel at the Rolex FEI World Cup Final made history and may be the birth of a new era of dressage. Read More

Stallion Pik L has Colic Surgery. Recovering Well

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WELLINGTON, Fla., Apr. 18–The Hanoverian stallion Pik L (Pike Bube II x Abajo xx), a two-time Pan American Games competitor, underwent colic surgery for an inguinal hernia. The stallion owned by Horses Unlimited, of Albuquerque, N.M. had a testicle removed in the surgery by Dr. Byron Reed of Loxahatchee, Fla. but it will not interfere Read More

USA’s Steffen Peters & Ravel Win FEI World Cup Final, Isabell & Satchmo 2nd, Anky and IPS Painted Black 3rd

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Steffen Peters and Ravel of the United States won the Rolex FEI World Cup on Saturday for the first American victory at home in the only annual global championship of dressage. Germany's Isabell Werth on Satchmo finished second and nine-time World Cup champion Anky van Grunsven on IPS Painted Black of The Netherlands was third. Read More