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USA Launches Coaches Support Network to Expand Training, Support Across Nation–Willy Arts, Ali Brock, Ashley Holzer, Günter Seidel Sign On to Give Back

1 week ago admin Comments Off on USA Launches Coaches Support Network to Expand Training, Support Across Nation–Willy Arts, Ali Brock, Ashley Holzer, Günter Seidel Sign On to Give Back
Some of America's top riders and trainers, including three Olympians, have joined a Coaches Support Network newly created by the United States Equestrian Federation to expand training and support to overcome vast distances across the nation. The trainers described their involvement in the program unique in U.S. dressage as an "honor" to give back to the sport in which they have been successful. Read More

Laura Graves Named United States Equestrian of the Year for 2018

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WEST PALM BEACH, Florida, Jan. 10, 2019--Laura Graves, who led the United States team to World Equestrian Games team silver and claimed individual silver and with her Verdades the first American to become No. 1 dressage combination in the world, on Thursday night was named U.S. Equestrian of the Year for 2018. Read More

Charlotte Bredahl, Olympic Team Bronze Medal Rider, FEI 4* Judge, Selected as USA Development Coach

2 months ago admin Comments Off on Charlotte Bredahl, Olympic Team Bronze Medal Rider, FEI 4* Judge, Selected as USA Development Coach
LEXINGTON, Kentucky, Dec. 11, 2018--Charlotte Bredahl, a 1992 Olympic team bronze medalist and FEI 4* judge, on Tuesday was named United States Development Coach, to continue building a sustainable system to produce combinations for the Dressage Elite Athlete Program Read More

World Cup Series Shaping Up as One of Most Competitive Moves to Higher Gear in Western Europe With North America’s Top Qualifiers Set for Winter

4 months ago admin Comments Off on World Cup Series Shaping Up as One of Most Competitive Moves to Higher Gear in Western Europe With North America’s Top Qualifiers Set for Winter
A World Cup series that could be one of the most competitive ever moves into higher gear next week with the start of an expanded Western European League, the last of the four geographic groups around the globe to launch competitions for a final in Gothenburg, Sweden next April that will be the freestyle deferred from the washed out Tryon World Games. Read More

Laura Graves & Verdades Make History: Their Journey and Where it Goes Next–Part 1 of 2

5 months ago admin Comments Off on Laura Graves & Verdades Make History: Their Journey and Where it Goes Next–Part 1 of 2
Laura Graves is waiting to see what Verdades decides to do while taking a break from the competition arena after making dressage history as the first American combination to rank No. 1 in the world and achieving the best ever finish at an Olympics or global championship with two silver medals Read More