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European Championships Grand Prix Starts Monday, Germany Looking for 24th Title, 3 Other Nations Seeking Tokyo Olympic Berths

6 months ago admin Comments Off on European Championships Grand Prix Starts Monday, Germany Looking for 24th Title, 3 Other Nations Seeking Tokyo Olympic Berths
European Championship dressage gets underway in Rotterdam Monday with Germany expected to claim its 24th title since the first team event in 1965, but also at stake are the last three team berths at next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo. Denmark is considered a shoo-in but the remaining two slots appear up for grabs by eight other hopeful nations. Read More

d’Avie Wins World Young Horse Championship for Seven-Year-Olds, Ridden by Spain’s Severo Jurado Lopez for Second Straight Title

7 months ago admin Comments Off on d’Avie Wins World Young Horse Championship for Seven-Year-Olds, Ridden by Spain’s Severo Jurado Lopez for Second Straight Title
By KENNETH J. BRADDICK ERMELO, Netherlands, Aug. 4, 2019–d’Avie, the Hanoverian stallion, was ridden by Spain’s Severo Jurado Lopez to the World Young Horse Championships for seven-year-olds Sunday, a year after claiming gold as a six-year-old. Hasselhoej Donkey Boy, a Danish Warmblood stallion, claimed silver and Total Hope, an Oldenburg stallion sired by Totilas, took Read More

Zucchero, Oldenburg Stallion Ridden by Germany’s Frederic Wandres to World Young Horse Six-Year-Old Gold, Andreas Helgstrand Horses Silver, Bronze

7 months ago admin Comments Off on Zucchero, Oldenburg Stallion Ridden by Germany’s Frederic Wandres to World Young Horse Six-Year-Old Gold, Andreas Helgstrand Horses Silver, Bronze
ERMELO, Netherlands, Aug. 4, 2019--The World Young Horse Championships for six-year-olds was won by Zucchero, an Oldenburg stallion, ridden by Frederic Wandres of Germany with 2018 champion Revolution with Andreas Helgstrand taking silver and on Zhaplin Langholt the bronze. The third-placed horse is owned by America's Charlotte Jorst. Read More

World Young Horse 5-Year-Old Championship Won by Jovian Ridden by Andreas Helgstrand, also Takes Bronze on Queenparks Wendy

7 months ago admin Comments Off on World Young Horse 5-Year-Old Championship Won by Jovian Ridden by Andreas Helgstrand, also Takes Bronze on Queenparks Wendy
ERMELO, Netherlands, Aug. 3, 2019--Jovian, a Dutch-bred stallion ridden by Andreas Helgstrand, won the World Young Horse five-year-old championship Saturday. Andreas also took bronze on Queenparks Wendy while Secret with Sweden's Jessica Lynn Thomas aboard earned silver. Read More

Zucchero, Oldenburg Stallion, Wins World Young Horse Championships Six-Year-Old Preliminary Division at Ermelo

7 months ago admin Comments Off on Zucchero, Oldenburg Stallion, Wins World Young Horse Championships Six-Year-Old Preliminary Division at Ermelo
ERMELO, Netherlands, Aug. 2, 2019--Zucchero OLD, an Oldenburg stallion, was ridden by Frederic Wandres of Germany to win the World Young Horse Championships six-year-old preliminary competition Friday by a slight margin over Revolution with Andreas Helgstrand, the champion as a five-year-old. Read More

With Hickstead Remaining In 2019 Nations Cup Series, Sweden Already Clinched Title

7 months ago admin Comments Off on With Hickstead Remaining In 2019 Nations Cup Series, Sweden Already Clinched Title
With the Hickstead, England Nations Cup wrapping up the 2019ntrans-Atlantic series of eight competitons, Sweden has already clinched its third straight annual title with no indication the International Equestrian Federation (FEI) is considering changes to put more life into the team event. Read More

Ilse Schwarz Reports on Aachen Nations Cup Grand Prix Special

7 months ago admin Comments Off on Ilse Schwarz Reports on Aachen Nations Cup Grand Prix Special
AACHEN, Germany, July 20, 2019--Today is Saturday at Aachen. It is a big day for the spectators as both the cross country and the driving marathon are taking place. The cross country was the deciding phase for the eventing and incredibly popular with about 38,000 spectators before they closed the course to more viewers. Read More

Isabell Werth & Bella Rose, Dorothee Schneider & Showtime Both Above 83% Lead Germany to Runaway Nations Cup Victory, Denmark Silver, USA Bronze

7 months ago admin Comments Off on Isabell Werth & Bella Rose, Dorothee Schneider & Showtime Both Above 83% Lead Germany to Runaway Nations Cup Victory, Denmark Silver, USA Bronze
AACHEN, Germany, July 20, 2019--With Isabell Werth on Bella Rose and Dorothee Schneider on Showtime FRH both scoring above 83% in the CDIO5* Grand Prix Special Saturday, Germany had a runaway victory in the Nations Cup with Denmark taking silver and the United States bronze. Charlotte Dujardin on what may be the last of the catch rides on Erlentanz also scored above 80% for Great Britain. Read More

Isabell Werth & Bella Rose Lead Germany to Dominate Aachen Nations Cup 1st Phase, Denmark Lying 2nd, USA 3rd

7 months ago admin Comments Off on Isabell Werth & Bella Rose Lead Germany to Dominate Aachen Nations Cup 1st Phase, Denmark Lying 2nd, USA 3rd
By KENNETH J. BRADDICK AACHEN, Germany, July 18, 2019–Isabell Werth and Bella Rose led a powerful German team to dominate the CDIO5* Nations Cup Grand Prix Thursday, with riders from the home country filling three of the top four individual places. Denmark was standing second and USA third with the deciding Special scheduled in two Read More

Adrienne Lyle “Shocked” & “Excited” by Harmony’s Duval’s Successful Debut in Atmosphere of Aachen’s CDI4* Grand Prix

7 months ago admin Comments Off on Adrienne Lyle “Shocked” & “Excited” by Harmony’s Duval’s Successful Debut in Atmosphere of Aachen’s CDI4* Grand Prix
AACHEN, Germany, July 17, 2019--Adrienne Lyle rode Harmony's Duval to a CDI Grand Prix personal best score in the American-bred gelding's debut in the atmosphere-laden Deutsche Bank stadium at the World Equestrian Festival Wednesday. Read More