Tina Konyot & Calecto Appear to Cement Team Berth, Two Places Too Close to Call

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GLADSTONE, New Jersey, Aug. 13--Tina Konyot and Calecto V on Friday appeared to cement their place on the U.S. team for the World Equestrian Games in Kentucky next month, but the remaining two places were cast into doubt by cumulative scores that bunched three combinations within little more than one percentage point apart Read More

Anabel Balkenhol & Dablino Win Grand Prix at German Champs

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MÜNSTER, Germany, Aug. 13--Anabel Balkenhol, recovered from her hospital stay a month ago, rode Dablino to a narrow victory in the Grand Prix at the German Championships that saw its share of upsets, including Monica Theodorescu withdrawing Whisper who trotted unevenly part way through the ride Read More

Dressage Foundation Offers $85,000 in Awards

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LINCOLN, Nebraska, Aug. 11--The Dressage Foundation announced Wednesday it is offering three major awards totaling $85,000 for high performance athletes and instructors Read More

Dutch Maintain Dominance in World Rankings

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LAUSANNE, Switzerland, Aug. 9--The Dutch maintained their domination in the latest International Equestrian Federation world rankings taking five of the top 10 combinations of riders and horses, while Austria's Victria Max Theurer on Augustin OLD jumped into 10th place from 25 Read More

WEG Ticket Sales Top 300,000 With Seven Weeks to Go

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Sales of tickets for the World Equestrian Games i Kentucky "have topped" 300,000--about the half the total number available--less than seven weeks from the opening ceremony of the global championships for horse sports being held for the first time outside Europe Read More

Cesar Parra on Olympia Wins First US Championship

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GLADSTONE, New Jersey, Aug. 8--In his first opportunity to ride for a U.S, National Championship, Cesar Parra capitalized on the chance Sunday to take home top honors in the Intermediaire I Dressage Championship at the 2010 Collecting Gaits Farm/USEF Festival of Champions Read More

Andreas Helgstrand and Uno Donna Unique win 6 Year Old Young Horse World Championship

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VERDEN, Germany, Aug.08 Denmark's Andreas Helgstrand and the wonderful Danish mare, Uno Donna Unique (Don Schufro-Falkland) made it two in a row, winning both the preliminary round and the all important final. Similar to yesterdays 5 year old final, the silver and bronze medals were both won by the same rider. Read More

Cesar Parra & Olympia Take Lead in US Int. 1 Champs

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GLADSTONE, New Jersey, Aug. 7--Cesar Parra, a seasoned international rider for his native Colombia, took the lead Saturday in the U.S. Intermediaire Championship on Olympia, his first try for a national title as an American citizen Read More