Netherlands

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

4 weeks ago admin Comments Off on Portugal Wins Hickstead Nations Cup, Britain’s Lara Butler & Rubin al Asad Win Freestyle with Personal Best Score
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

4 weeks ago admin Comments Off on Portugal Clinches Hickstead CDIO3* Nations Cup With Top Placings in Grand Prix Special
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

Portugal Takes Lead in Nations Cup Series Finale at Hickstead Despite Lara Butler & Rubin al Asad Winning Grand Prix

4 weeks ago admin Comments Off on Portugal Takes Lead in Nations Cup Series Finale at Hickstead Despite Lara Butler & Rubin al Asad Winning Grand Prix
HICKSTEAD, England, July 26, 2019--Lara Butler on Rubin al Asad won the CDIO3* Nations Cup Grand Prix Friday but it was not enough to prevent Portugal from taking the lead in the finale of the trans-Atlantic series in only their second team competition in seven years of the series. The event will be decided by the Grand Prix Special and the Freestyle. Read More

Aachen World Equestrian Festival Dressage Starts Wednesday

1 month ago admin Comments Off on Aachen World Equestrian Festival Dressage Starts Wednesday
AACHEN, Germany, July 16, 2019–The World Equestrian Festival dressage starts Wednesday with the CDI4* while the CDIO5* Nations Cup that is the major global team event of 2019 with eight countries participating begins a day later. Sönke Rothenberger and Cosmo, the German team gold medal pair from the 2016 Olympics and the 2018 World Equestrian Read More

Sweden Wins Falsterbo CDIO5* Nations Cup, Germany Silver, Netherlands Bronze

1 month ago admin Comments Off on Sweden Wins Falsterbo CDIO5* Nations Cup, Germany Silver, Netherlands Bronze
FALSTERBO, Sweden, July 14, 2019--Sweden won the CDIO5* Nations Cup Sunday to give the defending champions a clear lead in the trans-Atlantic series with two events to go. Germany took silver, the Netherlands bronze and Denmark was fourth. Read More

Hans Peter Minderhoud Rides Casper to Falsterbo CDI3* Freestyle Victory in Horse’s Debut Big Tour Event

1 month ago admin Comments Off on Hans Peter Minderhoud Rides Casper to Falsterbo CDI3* Freestyle Victory in Horse’s Debut Big Tour Event
FALSTERBO, Sweden, July 13, 2019--Hans Peter Minderhoud of the Netherlands rode Glock's Casper to victory Saturday in the CDI3* Grand Prix Freestyle in the first Big Tour event and first CDI in more than three years for the 12-year-old KWPN gelding. Read More

Germans Jil-Marielle Becks & Damon’s Satelite Win Exloo CDI3* Grand Prix Freestyle, Helen Langehanenberg & Hollywood Take Special

2 months ago admin Comments Off on Germans Jil-Marielle Becks & Damon’s Satelite Win Exloo CDI3* Grand Prix Freestyle, Helen Langehanenberg & Hollywood Take Special
EXLOO, Netherlands, June 30, 2019--Jil-Marielle Becks and Damon’s Satelite won the CDI3* Grand Prix Freestyle Sunday to complete a double victory in the pair's Big Tour debut while fellow German Helen Langehanenberg on Hollywood took the Special Read More

Netherlands Wins Gold in Narrow Geesteren CDIO3* Nations Cup Victory After Strong Swedish Challenge. Britain Bronze, USA 4th

2 months ago admin Comments Off on Netherlands Wins Gold in Narrow Geesteren CDIO3* Nations Cup Victory After Strong Swedish Challenge. Britain Bronze, USA 4th
GEESTEREN, Netherlands, June 23, 2019--The Netherlands narrowly won the CDIO3* Nations Cup gold Sunday, staving off a Swedish team mostly logging personal best scores to take silver after drawing even with one competition remaining. Great Britain captured bronze and the USA was fourth. Read More