Canada’s Victoria Winter & Proton 1st, USA’s Lauren Sammis & Sagacious 2nd at Blainville CDI3* Grand Prix

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BLAINVILLE, Quebec, June 17--Victoria Winter and Proton, riding for a place on Canada's team for the World Equestrian Games in Kentucky, won the Grand Prix at Dressage at Blainville CDI3* Friday while the USA's Lauren Sammis and Sagacious HF were a fraction behind in second place in their first appearance in the show ring in more than four months Read More

USA Helmet Awareness Day Set for Saturday, July 10

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AURORA, Ohio, June 17--A U.S. National Helmet Awareness Day has been set for Saturday, July 10, with major helmet manufacturers offering discounts at participating dealers across the country and event at the Kentucky Horse Park Read More

Totilas Leads Dutch Juggernaut in Rotterdam CDIO Grand Prix, Germany 2nd, Canada 3rd

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ROTTERDAM, The Netherlands, June 17--Moorlands Totilas ridden by Edward Gal led the Dutch juggernaut to the top three places and winner of the Nations Cup in the CDIO5* Grand Prix Thursday, while an improving Germany made strides in returning to form for second place and the touring Canadian squad were third Read More

Ikle, Pläge Pull Out of WEG, Probably No Swiss Team for Kentucky

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Silvia Ikle and Christian Pläge, Switzerland’s top two riders, have decided not ride at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games in Kentucky, most likely leaving the Swiss without a team at the world championships, the Internet site, PferdeWoche, reported Wednesday. Silvia had been expressing doubts as early as February about the fitness of her 16-year-old Read More

Edward Gal & Sisther de Jeu Win Rotterdam CDN GP Freestyle & GP, Marlies von Baalen & Phoebe Take Special

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ROTTERDAM, The Netherlands, June 18--Edward Gal and Sisther de Jeu won the CDN Grand Prix Freestyle by the narrowest of margins over Hans Peter Minderhoud and IPS Tango at the Rotterdam CHIO. Marlies von Baalen and Phoebe won the Grand Prix Special Read More

Marco Kutscher Second German Disqualified From 2008 Olympics

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LAUSANNE, Switzerland, June 15--Marco Kutscher who rode Cornet Obolensky for Germany in the 2008 Olympics has been ordered to pay a record fine for violating doping rules, and became the second member of the team to be disqualified Read More

Guenter Seidel Injured in Riding Accident on U II in Germany

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Guenter Seidel, riding U II for the first time since arriving in Germany for training with Klaus Balkenhol in preparation for the World Equestrian Games selection trials, was thrown from the horse and fractured his pelvis Sunday Read More

Isabell Werth & Warum Nicht Win Exquis World Dressage Masters Cannes Grand Prix Freestyle

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CANNES, France, June 12--Isabell Werth rode Warum Nicht FRH to victory in the Exquis World Dressage Masters Grand Prix Freestyle Saturday night, the event providing the first victory for the German pair in more than a year and since returning to competition after a six-month break to give birth to a son Read More