Netherlands

World Young Horse 5-Year-Old Championship Won by Jovian Ridden by Andreas Helgstrand, also Takes Bronze on Queenparks Wendy

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ERMELO, Netherlands, Aug. 3, 2019--Jovian, a Dutch-bred stallion ridden by Andreas Helgstrand, won the World Young Horse five-year-old championship Saturday. Andreas also took bronze on Queenparks Wendy while Secret with Sweden's Jessica Lynn Thomas aboard earned silver. Read More

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

5 months ago admin Comments Off on Rothenberger Family Claims Cosmo Damaged by Vet Malpractice, Sues for €8/US$9 Million, Vet Records Reportedly Show Years of Treatments
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

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

5 months 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

5 months 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

5 months 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

5 months 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

5 months 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

5 months 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