Ilse Schwarz at the Rolex FEI World Cup in Las Vegas

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Story & Photos by ILSE SCHWARZ LAS VEGAS, Nev., Apr. 18–Between the Rolex FEI World Cup Dressage Grand Prix and the Freestyle there was a quiet day competition-wise, but plenty on offer in terms of entertainment and demonstrations. If you were up early enough, the warm-up with music began at 6 a.m. I confess I Read More

FEI World Cup Dressage Final Freestyle Field Dwindles. Peters & Ravel Spur Ticket Sales

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LAS VEGAS, Nev. Apr. 17–The Rolex FEI World Cup™ Dressage Final lost another starting combination Friday when Sweden’s Minna Telde withdrew due to an injury to her horse, Don Charly. The 34-year-old from Hasselholm finished ninth in Thursday’s Grand Prix, achieving a perfect score of 10 for Don Charly’s extended walk. They are the third Read More

Steffen Peters & Ravel Win FEI World Cup Grand Prix

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Steffen Peters and Ravel of the United States convincingly won the Rolex FEI World Cup Final Grand Prix Thursday, a feat unmtached by an American on their home soil in the history of the only annual global championship for dressage. Read More

International Trainers Present “Naked Truth in Riding” Symposium

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ESBJERG, Denmark, Apr. 15–International dressage rider and trainer Heather Blitz and equine experts Mary Wanless and Dr. Hillary Clayton will hold a two-day “Naked Truth in Riding” symposium at the Leatherdale Equine Center in Minneapolis May 9-10. The symposium will focus on the relationship between veterinary medicine and dressage performance, with special emphasis on prevention Read More

Rolex FEI World Cup for Dressage & Jumping Begins with All Horses OK at Vet Inspection

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All horses gathered from around the world for the Rolex FEI World Cup Finals in Dressage & Jumping in Las Vegas passed the veterinary inspection Tuesday and will begin competition on Thursday leading to the winners of the only annual global championships in horse sports. Read More

Universal Sports to Broadcast Rolex FEI World Cup Finals Live from Las Vegas

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LAS VEGAS, Nev., Apr. 13–Universal Sports will provide live television and online coverage in the United States of the Rolex FEI World Cup Finals in dressage and jumping from Las Vegas this week. Coverage will include the Dressage Grand Prix, Jumping Finals I, II, and III, and the Dressage Freestyle Final. The Rolex FEI World Read More