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Worldwide Horse Show Cancellations Near One-Third of Total on 2020 Calendar, Suspension of Official Activities Extending

7 months ago admin Comments Off on Worldwide Horse Show Cancellations Near One-Third of Total on 2020 Calendar, Suspension of Official Activities Extending
Horse show cancellations worldwide are near one-third of the total on the 2020 calendar as a result of the coronavirus pandemic with the suspension of equestrian activities being extended in Britain to the end of May. Lockdowns in many countries are decreed by governments with no easing on the horizon for Europe and North America Read More

Patrik Kittel & Delaunay Win Doha CDI5* Freestyle, Ireland’s Kate Dwyer & Snowdon Faberge Take Special on Personal Best Score

8 months ago admin Comments Off on Patrik Kittel & Delaunay Win Doha CDI5* Freestyle, Ireland’s Kate Dwyer & Snowdon Faberge Take Special on Personal Best Score
DOHA, Qatar, Feb. 29, 2020–Patrik Kittel and Delaunay OLD won the CDI5* Grand Prix Freestyle Saturday for a double victory at the Al Shaqab event. Patrik and the 14-year-old Oldenburg gelding on Sweden’s team at the 2017 European Championships and in last year’s World Cup Final, scored 79.290% for the win. The pair won the Read More

South Africa Fails to Qualify Team for Tokyo Olympics, as Did Brazil–Austria, France, Belgium Battle for Starts

10 months ago admin Comments Off on South Africa Fails to Qualify Team for Tokyo Olympics, as Did Brazil–Austria, France, Belgium Battle for Starts
South Africa failed to qualify a team for the Tokyo Olympics when the last remaining combination did not achieve a required minimum score in the Jumping Mechelen World Cup Grand Prix Saturday, with no more chances before the year-end deadline. Brazil had already dropped its bid, leaving two team places open with Austria, France and Belgium leading in the battle for tickets to Tokyo in July. Read More

Olympic Berths for Brazil & South Africa Down to Wire, Austria & France in Wings

11 months ago admin Comments Off on Olympic Berths for Brazil & South Africa Down to Wire, Austria & France in Wings
With barely a month and only a handful of hard-to-enter qualifying competitions left, Brazil and South Africa are in danger of losing 2020 Olympic dressage team berths that would hand Austria and France the chance of filling the spots with composite squads Read More