USDF Calls for Action Against Cruel, Abusive Riding at Shows

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LEXINGTON, Kentucky, Nov. 24–The U.S. Dressage Federation Executive Board has spoken out over the recent incident in which Swedish rider Patrik Kittel on Watermill Scandic HBC was being investigated by the International Equestrian Federation (FEI) for his warm up at the recent World Cup competition in Odense, Denmark. “The USDF does not approve of training Read More

Steffen Peters & Ravel Score 80% in Dressage Getaway Grand Prix

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THERMAL, California, Nov. 21--Steffen Peters and Ravel, the 2009 World Cup champions, won the Grand Prix with a score of 80.23 per cent at the USEF Dressage Getaway in this California desert community Saturday Read More

Moorlands Totilas Gets Standing Ovation in Freestyle Victory at Stuttgart German Masters

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STUTTGART, Germany, Nov. 21--World record holding Moolands Totilas was ridden by Edward Gal to victory and a standing ovation in the Grand Prix Freestyle Saturday night at the Stuttgart German Masters CDI5*. Laura Bechtolsheimer and Mistral Hojris claimed the Grand Prix Special. Read More

Kariel Swanfeldt 2009 USDF Youth Volunteer of Year

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LEXINGTON, Kentucky, Nov. 20–Kariel Swanfeldt has been selected as the 2009 U.S. Dressage Federation Youth Volunteer of the Year. Kariel, of Ayer, Massachusetts, was selected for the award presented by The Paddock Saddlery and sponsored by the USDF Youth Executive Board for contributing “on a national and local basis to USDF and dressage.” Kariel’s name Read More

First FEI Awards Presented

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COPENHAGEN, Nov. 19--The first FEI Awards were presented at a ceremony in Copenhagen Thursday night Read More

Dressage Task Force Recommendations Approved, Kemperman New Chairman

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COPENHAGEN, Nov. 19–The FEI General Assembly on Thursday approved the Dressage Task Force recommendations to overhaul the Olympic discipline and voted Frank Kemperman who chaired the task force as the new chairman of the Dressage Committee. The new members of the Dressage Committee are Thomas Bauer of Germany for organizers, Margit Otto Crepin of France Read More