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USA’s Kathy Priest & Damon’s Fantasy Win Iron Spring Farm Future Stars Performance Series Qualifier, Canada’s Cheryl Roberts & Famous Forever Also Qualify

4 months ago admin Comments Off on USA’s Kathy Priest & Damon’s Fantasy Win Iron Spring Farm Future Stars Performance Series Qualifier, Canada’s Cheryl Roberts & Famous Forever Also Qualify
WELLINGTON, Florida, Mar. 2, 2019–Kathy Priest of the United States rode her Damon's Fantasy to victory in the Iron Spring Farm Future Stars Performance Series Saturday while Cheryl Roberts on Famous Forever became the second Canadian to qualify to the final at the Global Dressage Festival at the end of March Read More

Charlotte Jorst & Nintendo Return to Wellington After 2-Year Break to Win CDI3* Grand Prix

4 months ago admin Comments Off on Charlotte Jorst & Nintendo Return to Wellington After 2-Year Break to Win CDI3* Grand Prix
WELLINGTON, Florida, Feb. 21, 2019--Charlotte Jorst and Kastel's Nintendo returned to the Adequan Global Dressage Festival to claim victory in the CDI3* Grand Prix Thursday after an absence of two years that she described as time spent "really learning to ride... getting all my basics." Read More

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

4 months 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

Sale of Horse Trainer’s Dream–by Ilse Schwarz

5 months ago admin Comments Off on Sale of Horse Trainer’s Dream–by Ilse Schwarz
On February 15, 2019, Magnolia Farm is going to luxury auction. Given the amount of foot traffic the farm has been receiving on its multiple open days, I am fairly sure that I will be looking for a new residence for Ilse Schwarz Dressage before the end of the Wellington winter season Read More

Alleged Abuse Case Involving Rider & Trainer at Wellington Dressage CDI Sidestepped by International & USA Federations

5 months ago admin Comments Off on Alleged Abuse Case Involving Rider & Trainer at Wellington Dressage CDI Sidestepped by International & USA Federations
WELLINGTON, Florida, Jan. 29, 2019--A decision by the International Equestrian Federation (FEI) and considered appropriate by the U.S. Equestrian Federation to not become involved in one of the first alleged incidents of violence at a horse show after America's Safe Sport Act was signed into law has thrust dressage judges into the unfamiliar role of dealing with violent actions that occur on show grounds Read More

Germany’s Christoph Koschel & Shakespeare Win Iron Spring Farm Future Stars Performance Series Wellington Qualifier

5 months ago admin Comments Off on Germany’s Christoph Koschel & Shakespeare Win Iron Spring Farm Future Stars Performance Series Wellington Qualifier
WELLINGTON, Florida, Jan. 26, 2019--German team rider Christoph Koschel and the nine-year-old Shakespeare won the Iron Spring Farm Future Stars Performance Series second round Saturday, a victory that he declared as exciting as competing as a teenager in the famed Nürnberger Burg-Pokal German Small Tour championships on which the new American event is based Read More

Laura Graves Tops Kickoff Global Dressage Festival Prize Money Earnings

5 months ago admin Comments Off on Laura Graves Tops Kickoff Global Dressage Festival Prize Money Earnings
WELLINGTON, Florida, Jan. 14, 2019--Laura Graves and Verdades, newly crowned as USA Equestrian and Horse of the Year, topped prize money earnings at the opening event of the winter-long Adequan Global Dressage Festival, according to a compilation by dressage-news.com and presented by Cunningham & Cunningham Livestock Insurance Read More