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Qualification Eased for North Americans Seeking World Cup Final Start

1 week ago admin Comments Off on Qualification Eased for North Americans Seeking World Cup Final Start
North American riders seeking to earn a start at the dressage World Cup Final next year will have to complete in only two qualifiers and not three as initially required, an impact of coronavirus reducing the number of competitions. Read More

US Olympic & Paralympic Committee Launches Covid Athlete Assistant Fund

3 weeks ago admin Comments Off on US Olympic & Paralympic Committee Launches Covid Athlete Assistant Fund
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado, July 23, 2020–The United States Olympic & Paralympic has launched a Covid-19 Athlete Assistance Fund to make a one-time payment to eligible American athletes. In partnership with the Athletes’ Advisory Council and national governing bodies–of which the U.S. Equestrian Federation is one–the USOPC said the fund is intended to ease financial disruption Read More

Laura Graves Looks Back to Her Birthday Celebration in Aachen, Germany on This Day 3 Years Ago

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One of the most memorable events for Laura Graves on Verdades was three years ago to the day when she beat German superstar Isabell Werth on her world No. 1 horse Weihegold OLD at the World Equestrian Festival in Aachen, Germany, watching the American flag raised and the crowd singing "Happy Birthday." Read More

Charlotte Bredahl Reports Brain Tumor Caused by Metastatic Melanoma as Cause of Near Paralysis

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July 5, 2020 By KENNETH J. BRADDICK Charlotte Bredahl, an American Olympic team medalist and official Developing coach, disclosed Sunday the cause of the loss of use of her limbs was a metastatic melanoma that was undetected by regular testing until it eventually resulted in a brain tumor. After weeks of being “terrified” as she Read More

Messages of Support for Charlotte Bredahl Pour in from Around World; Surgery for Brain “Mass” Postponed to Saturday

2 months ago admin Comments Off on Messages of Support for Charlotte Bredahl Pour in from Around World; Surgery for Brain “Mass” Postponed to Saturday
Messages of support for U.S. Developing Coach Charlotte Bredahl flooded in from around the world after the Olympic rider reported a "mass" in the brain required surgery. The surgery at Palms West Hospital near her home in Wellington, Florida was postponed a day to Saturday. Read More