No Surprises in the Small Final for 6 year-olds in Verden

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VERDEN, Germany, Aug.07-The KWPN stallion Ziesto 2 (Lancet - Clavecimbel), ranked 16th after the preliminary qualification round with 8.04, significantly improved their score to 8.42 to win the small final and guarantee a place in the finals to be held Sunday, August 08. Read More

Kassie Barteau Moves With Style to Big Tour from Young Riders

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GLADSTONE, New Jersey, Aug. 6--The 2010 Collecting Gaits Farm/USEF Dressage Festival of Champions got off to a flying start Friday as the Intermediaire I National Championship kicked off a competitive two weekends featuring the best dressage riders in the United States Read More

Courtney King-Dye Returns to the Big Stage… to Watch

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GLADSTONE, New Jersey, Aug. 6--Courtney King-Dye, a top American Olympian whose life at age 32 was shattered by a horse accident, came back to the biggest stage Friday to watch a horse she had been training ridden by her assistant for the Intermediaire title at the U.S. National Championships known as the Festival of Champions Read More

Emily Wagner: From the Midwest to Verden

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VERDEN, Germany, Aug.6--At the grand old age of 22, Emily Wagner was in a prize giving , at the World Championships on her own stallion. She is neither wealthy nor heavily sponsored, just a lovely girl and rider, with a talented horse who managed to make it to Verden through the renowned Midwest generosity. Read More

FEI World Breeding Championships for Young Horses. Dressage, Day Two.

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VERDEN, Germany, Aug. 6- Denmark's Andreas Helgstrand is off to a perfect start towards the goal of winning consecutive Young Horse World Championship titles. On the breathtaking mare Uno Donna Unique (Don Schufro - Falkland) he scored 9.46, well ahead of the 9.12 scored by Eva Moller (Germany) and Soliere (Sandro Hit - Donnerhall) in second place. Read More

15 Combinations Seek to be on USA Team for WEG Kentucky

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GLADSTONE, New Jersey, Aug. 3--Fifteen horse and rider combinations from across America and Europe were confirmed by the U.S. Equestrian Federation on Tuesday as participating in the World Equestrian Games selection trials beginning this weekend Read More

Steffen Peters: Ravel “Polished” to be Better than Aachen 2009

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Steffen Peters has Ravel at the peak they achieved in their victories at the World Cup and the Aachen CDIO in 2009 but with more polish that could lead to better performances when they lead an untried American team at the World Equestrian Games next month Read More

North American Junior/Young Rider Champs End With Freestyle Medals

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LEXINGTON, Kentucky, Aug. 1--Jamie Holland on the Fleurina won the Young Rider gold in the musical freestyle, adding to her tally of three medals, while Jamie Pestana and her aptly named Winzalot won the Junior division for their second gold Read More