Olympics

Debbie McDonald Named USA Team Coach to Succeed Robert Dover

4 weeks ago admin Comments Off on Debbie McDonald Named USA Team Coach to Succeed Robert Dover
Debbie McDonald, one of the biggest stars in American dressage with Olympic and World Equestrian Games medals and a World Cup, will become the technical advisor and chef de'equipe of the United States for which she is already the personal trainer of several of the top riders Read More

Emilio, World No. 3 Mount for Isabell Werth, Becomes 3rd Olympic Squad Horse Withdrawn from German Championships

1 month ago admin Comments Off on Emilio, World No. 3 Mount for Isabell Werth, Becomes 3rd Olympic Squad Horse Withdrawn from German Championships
Emilio, ranked No. 3 in the world with Isabell Werth, was withdrawn Thursday from the German Championships with an injury, the third Olympic squad horse to be pulled out of the Balve competition in what the federation labeled "deplorable news." Read More

Ravel Celebrates 20th Birthday, Looking Good

1 month ago admin Comments Off on Ravel Celebrates 20th Birthday, Looking Good
Ravel, one of the most successful horses for American dressage, celebrated his 20th birthday Tuesday, showing off his good condition in a photo at the Northern California farm of owner Akiko Yamazaki where the KWPN gelding retired after the 2012 Olympics Read More

Monica Burssens Rides Elfentanz to Victory in Mexico City CDI3* St. Georges To Virtually Assure Selection for Central American Games Team

2 months ago admin Comments Off on Monica Burssens Rides Elfentanz to Victory in Mexico City CDI3* St. Georges To Virtually Assure Selection for Central American Games Team
MEXICO CITY, May 25, 2018–Monica Burssens rode Elfentanz to victory in the CDI3* Prix St. Georges Friday move closer to assuring selection for Mexico's team for the Central American and Caribbean Games in July Read More

Britain is Back! Past, Present, Future (?) Performances Heading to Tryon World Games

2 months ago admin Comments Off on Britain is Back! Past, Present, Future (?) Performances Heading to Tryon World Games
Great Britain's back! The success of Charlotte Dujardin on Mount St. John Freestyle and Carl Hester partnered with Hawtins Delicato at the Royal Windsor Horse Show has roiled the World Equestrian Games medal prospects exactly four months before the first horse rides down the centerline in the Grand Prix at Tryon, North Carolina. Read More

Claudio Castilla Ruiz & Alcaide Win Segovia CDI3* Grand Prix Kicking Off Spain’s World Games Selection Events

2 months ago admin Comments Off on Claudio Castilla Ruiz & Alcaide Win Segovia CDI3* Grand Prix Kicking Off Spain’s World Games Selection Events
Spain's Olympic combination combination of Claudio Castilla Ruiz and Alcaide won the Segovia CDI3* Grand Prix Friday in the first round to decide the team of four riders and horses for the World Equestrian Games starting in Tryon, North Carolina exactly four months. Juan Matute, Jr., who is campaigning for a team spot, placed third on Quantico Ymas and fourth on Don Diego Ymas after winning the Young Rider... Read More

Australia’s Kristy Oatley & Du Soleil Post Personal Best Score to Win Hamburg Dressage Derby CDI4* Grand Prix

2 months ago admin Comments Off on Australia’s Kristy Oatley & Du Soleil Post Personal Best Score to Win Hamburg Dressage Derby CDI4* Grand Prix
HAMBURG, Germany. May 10, 2018–Australia’s Kristy Oatley on Du Soleil posted a personal best score to win the Hamburg Dressage Derby CDI4* Grand Prix Thursday for the third straight victory in the past month and the most consecutive first places in two decades of Big Tour competition. Kristy and the 14-year-old Hanoverian gelding that she Read More