Ireland

European Championships–Germany Gold, Netherlands Silver, Sweden Bronze, Charlotte Dujardin/Mount St. John Eliminated–Denmark, Ireland, Portugal Going to 2020 Olympics

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ROTTERDAM, Netherlands, Aug. 20, 2019--Germany won European Campionships team gold Tuesday for the 24th time while the Netherlands took silver and Sweden bronze after Great Britain's Charlotte Dujardin on Mount St. John Freestyle was eliminated. Denmark, Ireland and Portugal earned 2020 Olympic berths, the first dressage team appearances in the Games for Ireland and Portugal. Read More

Portugal Wins Hickstead Nations Cup, Britain’s Lara Butler & Rubin al Asad Win Freestyle with Personal Best Score

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HICKSTEAD, England, July 28, 2019--A personal best score by Lara Butler on Rubin al Asad to top the CDIO3* Nations Cup Grand Prix Freestyle Sunday was not enough to halt Portugal's Lusitano juggernaut that won its first team competition in seven years of the trans-Atlantic series. Read More

Portugal Clinches Hickstead CDIO3* Nations Cup With Top Placings in Grand Prix Special

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HICKSTEAD, England, July 27, 2019--João Miguel Torrao rode Equador to a personal best score to dominate the Nations Cup Grand Prix Special Saturday and clinch Portugal's first victory in seven years of the official team series. The event will not be formally decided until the Grand Prix Freestyle Sunday, but Portugal has an insurmountable lead in only its second Nations Cup competition. Read More