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Half of International Dressage Shows for Year Already Canceled in Coronavirus Pandemic

3 months ago admin Comments Off on Half of International Dressage Shows for Year Already Canceled in Coronavirus Pandemic
Re-scheduling the world famous Future Champions Nations Cups in Hagen, Germany and cancellation of a second World Cup qualifier in the United States due to the coronavirus pandemic has led to about half of international competitions being dropped or postponed for the entire year. Read More

USA SafeSport Code Revised, Changes Came into Effect April 1

4 months ago admin Comments Off on USA SafeSport Code Revised, Changes Came into Effect April 1
United States SafeSport has revised the code introduced three years ago that covers the behavior of members of 47 sports bodies, including equestrian, in the wake of widespread reporting of sexual and other forms of abuse of minors. Read More

Cathrine Dufour & Bohemian Boosted to Pair’s Highest Ranking in World Standings, Giving Danish Rider Two Horses in Top 10

4 months ago admin Comments Off on Cathrine Dufour & Bohemian Boosted to Pair’s Highest Ranking in World Standings, Giving Danish Rider Two Horses in Top 10
Two personal best scores for Cathrine Dufour and Bohemian just days before the coronavirus pandemic shut down horse sports around the world were enough to boost the Danish team partnership into the top 10 in the world along with Cassidy, the rider's 2018 Olympic mount if the rankings for March follow the standard procedure Read More

Coronavirus Updates – USA Extends Suspension of Shows to May 2, FEI Sets Up Task Forces to Deal with About 360 Canceled/Postponed Horse Shows Stretching to Year End

5 months ago admin Comments Off on Coronavirus Updates – USA Extends Suspension of Shows to May 2, FEI Sets Up Task Forces to Deal with About 360 Canceled/Postponed Horse Shows Stretching to Year End
UPDATES--USA Extends Suspension of Shows to May 2, FEI Sets Up Task Forces to Deal with About 360 Canceled/Postponed Horse Shows Stretching to Year End Read More

USA Joins Growing Worldwide Chorus Seeking Postponement of Tokyo Olympics Due to Coronavirus

5 months ago admin Comments Off on USA Joins Growing Worldwide Chorus Seeking Postponement of Tokyo Olympics Due to Coronavirus
The United States Olympic and Paralympic on Monday night came out in support of postponement of the summer Olympics in Tokyo, joining a growing chorus of nations pressing the International Olympic Committee to delay the Games as the world battles the coronavirus pandemic. Read More

Canada, Australia Will Not Send Athletes to Tokyo Olympics Until Coronavirus Under Control

5 months ago admin Comments Off on Canada, Australia Will Not Send Athletes to Tokyo Olympics Until Coronavirus Under Control
Canada and Australia both declared Sunday their nations' athletes will not go to the Olympics in Tokyo in July because of the coronavirus or COVID-19 pandemic and appealed to the International Olympic Committee to postpone the Games. Norway earlier called for the Games to be postponed as did U.S. Swimming and U.S. Track and Field. Read More

Governments, Sports Bodies Grapple With Coronavirus Impact on Olympics

5 months ago admin Comments Off on Governments, Sports Bodies Grapple With Coronavirus Impact on Olympics
The U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee and Athletes Advisory Council described as "an important step" the move by the International Olympic Committee to consider postponing the Tokyo Games. U.S. Swimming and U.S. Track and Field had already called for a delay in the Games, scheduled to start July 24. Read More