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Isabell Werth & Weihegold Dominate Donaueshingen CDI4* Grand Prix, Sönke Rothenberger & Cosmo Disappoint With 3rd Place

2 years ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Isabell Werth & Weihegold Dominate Donaueshingen CDI4* Grand Prix, Sönke Rothenberger & Cosmo Disappoint With 3rd Place
Isabell Werth rode Weihegold OLD to the highest Grand Prix score of any of the Olympic superstar's Big tour horses in a year to totally dominate the Donaueshingen CDI4* Saturday while the performance by team mate Sönke Rothenberger and Cosmo left in doubt their selection for the World Equestrian Games in Tryon less than four weeks away Read More

Cassidy Competed by Cathrine Dufour Out of World Equestrian Games After Minor Injury, Loss of World No. 4 Blow for Denmark’s Medal Hopes

2 years ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Cassidy Competed by Cathrine Dufour Out of World Equestrian Games After Minor Injury, Loss of World No. 4 Blow for Denmark’s Medal Hopes
Cathrine Dufour and Cassidy will not compete for Denmark at the World Equestrian Games next month after the 15-year-old Danish Warmblood gelding sustained a minor injury that the rider said will not be healed in time for Tryon Read More

Saugerties World Cup qualifier Attracts Single Entry, 2 New Zealanders Preparing for Tryon World Games Only CDI3* Big Tour Competitors

2 years ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Saugerties World Cup qualifier Attracts Single Entry, 2 New Zealanders Preparing for Tryon World Games Only CDI3* Big Tour Competitors
SAUGERTIES, New York, Aug. 17, 2018--With the top Canadian and American riders and horses preparing for the World Equestrian Games in Tryon in less than four weeks and the U.S. Festival of Champions being staged near Chicago next week, the World Cup qualifier Friday attracted a sole entry while a couple of New Zealand competitors warming up for the championships were the only competitors in the CDI3* Grand Prix... Read More

Tryon World Equestrian Games Dressage Nominated Entries

2 years ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Tryon World Equestrian Games Dressage Nominated Entries
Tryon World Equestrian Games nominated entries of 135 dressage combinations from 33 countries announced Friday will likely result in about 84 horses and riders starting the Grand Prix on Sept. 12--in 26 days--that would make it equal to the third largest championships. Read More

Sönke Rothenberger & Cosmo to Compete at CHI Donaueschingen Seeking to Qualify for Tryon

2 years ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Sönke Rothenberger & Cosmo to Compete at CHI Donaueschingen Seeking to Qualify for Tryon
DONAUESHINGEN, Germany, Aug. 16, 2018--Sönke Rothenberger will compete his Olympic gold medal mount Cosmo this weekend in a last-minute bid to qualify for the Tryon World Equestrian Games, along with team mate Isabell Werth giving German selectors a choice of three different horses for the championships Read More

Germany Wins European Under-25 Championships Team Gold for 3rd Year, Netherlands Silver, Charlotte Fry Leads Great Britain to Bronze

2 years ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Germany Wins European Under-25 Championships Team Gold for 3rd Year, Netherlands Silver, Charlotte Fry Leads Great Britain to Bronze
EXLOO, Netherlands, Aug. 15, 2018–Germany won the European Under-25 Championships team gold Wednesday for the third year, the Netherlands took silver and Great Britain led by skyrocketing youth star Charlotte Fry captured bronze for their first ever medal in three years of competition for the continental title. Charlotte Fry, 22, and the 10-year-old KWPN gelding Read More