Totilas: A First Impression

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AACHEN, Germany, July 19--With the technology today, when there is a new sensation we can leap online and watch via YouTube, live video feed, video (if you are old-fashioned!!) and of course we look at photos. Consequently, I have watched every one of Totilas' performances, live feed being more impressive than YouTube, but finally I had the chance to watch him "in the flesh." I have to admit I... Read More

Totilas Sweeps Aachen CDIO with 90+% In Freestyle

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AACHEN, Germany, July 18--Moorlands Totilas was ridden by Edward Gal to a convincing win in the CDIO Grand Prix Freestyle Sunday but even some "small mistakes" did not prevent them scoring 90.964 per cent, still the only horse ever to receive a mark better than 90 per cent Read More

Totilas Sets New Grand Prix Special World Record at Aachen CDIO

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AACHEN, Germany, July 17--Moorlands Totilas was ridden by Edward Gal to a new world record score of 86.458 per cent for the Grand Prix Special at the World Equestrian Festival CDIO Saturday, and now hold the records for all three top dressage competitions Read More

Isabell Werth & Warum Nicht Post 2nd Straight Win, Aachen CDI Grand Prix Special

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AACHEN, Germany, July 16–Isabell Werth rode Warum Nicht FRH continued at the top of their game with a victory in the CDI Grand Prix Special under lights Friday night, following on from their win in the Grand Prix two days earlier and a sweep of the Exquis World Dressage Masters in Cannes last month Read More

Imke on Toots wins Aachen Prix St Georges

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AACHEN, Germany, July 16-- Imke Schellekens Bartels of the Netherlands won a closely contested class on the 10-year-old gelding Toots by Jazz with a score of 70.132 per cent. Read More

Parzival Warming Up for Kentucky, Comments from Riders in Aachen CDIO Grand Prix

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AACHEN, Germany, July 15--Adelinde Cornelissen admits that she and Jerich Parzival won't beat Moorlands Totilas but if they are prepared for the right opportunity they can win--and says look out for the No. 2 ranked combination in the world when they get to the World Equestrian Games in Kentucky in two months Read More

Totilas Captures Aachen CDIO Grand Prix, Parzival 2nd, Mistral Hojris 3rd

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AACHEN, Germany, July 15--Moorlands Totilas brought silence to the hallowed cathedral of dressage for six minutes before spectators who filled every available space erupted into a celebration fit for a true super star after Edward Gal rode the black stallion to another winning performance in the CDIO Grand Prix Friday Read More

Prices Cut for WEG Kentucky Tickets

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LEXINGTON, Kentucky, July 15--Faced with poor ticket sales, the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games has cut prices of tickets for selected early sessions of most disciplines--dressage, jumping, eventing, endurance and reining Read More

Isabell Werth & Warum Nicht Take Aachen CDI Grand Prix

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AACHEN, Germany, July 14--Isabell Werth rode Warum Nicht FRH to a convincing victory in the Grand Prix CDI at the World Equestrian Festival CHIO Wednesday night, after a violent storm interrupted competition for two hours Read More

Germany’s Anja Plönzke Tops Nürnberger WDM Rider Rankings

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Anja Plönzke of Germany is atop the latest Nurnberger World Dressage Masters Rider Rankings after the first two of five CDI5* events on the 2010-11 lineup in which Nurnberger Versicherungsgruppe awards €25,000 (US$31,800) to the winner Read More