european championships

Germany, To No One’s Surprise, Has Commanding Lead Midway Through European Championhips, Denmark, Portugal & Switzerland Leading for 3 Olympic Berths

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ROTTERDAM, Netherlands, Aug. 19, 2019--Germany, to no one's surprise, took a commanding lead after the first day of the European Championships team Grand Prix with Great Britain and Sweden in early silver and bronze medal positions. Denmark, Portugal and Switzerland were in front for the three Olympic berths. Read More

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

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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

European Championships of Dressage, Jumping, Para Dressage Lists 220 Competitors from 33 Countries for Rotterdam

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ROTTERDAM, Netherlands, Aug. 5, 2019--The European Championships of dressage, jumping and para dressage lists 220 competitors from 33 countries to start Aug. 19-25, making it the largest equestrian event ever in Rotterdam that annually hosts two Nations Cups. Read More

German Federation Clears Cosmo for European Championship Team After Report of Lawsuit, Veterinary Records

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WARENDORF, Germany, July 31, 2019--The German equestrian federation reported Wednesday that Cosmo and the rider Sönke Rothenberger have been cleared for selection to the team for the European Championships next month after reports of a lawsuit over treatment of the Olympic and World Equestrian Games gold medal horse. Read More

Rothenberger Family Claims Cosmo Damaged by Vet Malpractice, Sues for €8/US$9 Million, Vet Records Reportedly Show Years of Treatments

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The selection of Sönke Rothenberger and Cosmo for the German team for the European Championships next month is reported to have been clouded by veterinary reports of treatment of the Olympic gold medal horse that emerged in response to a lawsuit filed by the Rothenberger family involving the value of the gelding Read More

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

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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

Sönke Rothenberger Snipes at German Team Selectors After Riding Cosmo to Aachen CDI4* Grand Prix & Special Victories

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AACHEN, Germany, July 19, 2019--Sönke Rothenberger sniped at the German team selectors for not placing he and Cosmo on the Nations Cup team after he rode the 12-year-old gelding to victory in the CDI4* Grand Prix Friday night after taking the Grand Prix two days earlier. Read More

Isabell Werth & Don Johnson Win Schindlhof CDI4* Grand Prix Freestyle for 53rd Victory as Horse’s Career Winds Down

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FRITZENS, Austria, June 30, 2019–Isabell Werth and Don Johnson FRH won the Schindlhof CDI4* Grand Prix Freestyle Sunday to log the 53rd victory as the German pair begin winding down the horse's career of more than eight years at Big Tour Read More