Update: Uta Gräf & Le Noir Win Special, Richard Davison & Artemis Win Lipica CDI-W Grand Prix

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LIPICA, Slovenia, May 28--Great Britain's Richard Davison rode Artemis to victory in the Grand Prix qualifying for the Freestyle at the Lipica CDI-W World Cup event, while Germany's Uta Gräf on Le Noir won the Grand Prix Special. A record 128 riders from 20 nations are competing at Lipica Read More

FEI Sets Up New Development Task Force

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LAUSANNE, Switzerland, May 27--A Development Task Force has been established by the International Equestrian Federation (FEI) Read More

FEI May “Routinely” Review Rules Disqualifying Sapphire from World Cup

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The procedures that disqualified McLain Ward and Sapphire of the United States from the World Cup Final when they were in the lead but the complete range of drug tests cleared them of any wrongdoing may be "routinely" reviewed to determine whether any changes should be made Read More

McLain Ward’s Sapphire Clean on Leg Swabs as Well as Blood & Urine

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All tests--leg swabs, urine and blood--on Sapphire have all been found to be negative, the International Equestrian Federation announced Tuesday, but no immediate statement was made about further action involving the circumstances of the disqualification of the mare from the World Cup Final in Geneva last month. Read More

Belinda Trussell and Anton Leading Canadian at Wiesbaden

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Belinda Trussell and Anton led the Canadian armada in their first of four European competitions, the Internationales Wiesbadener Pfingstturnier CDI4*, finishing eighth in a highly competitive Grand Prix qualifier for the Special on Sunday Read More

Denmark’s Lars Petersen Taking Beemer to Europe in WEG Bid

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WELLINGTON, Florida, May 23--Lars Petersen, who represented Denmark at the Olympics and other world championships, left his Florida base Sunday to compete in Europe with the 12-year-old Oldenburg gelding Beemer in hopes of going to his fourth World Equestrian Games Read More