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Olivia LaGoy-Weltz on Lonoir Finds the “Piece” to Kick Through to Top Tier of Sport

1 day ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Olivia LaGoy-Weltz on Lonoir Finds the “Piece” to Kick Through to Top Tier of Sport
Over the past decade, Olivia LaGoy-Weltz has developed Lonoir into a successful American team horse but so far has missed out on the Olympics and world championships. She may have found in long-time friend and Olympic medal rider Allison Brock the "piece" to help her kick through to top tier Read More

Wellington’s Global Dressage Festival Preparing to Celebrate 10th Anniversary as a Premier Equestrian Destination

2 weeks ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Wellington’s Global Dressage Festival Preparing to Celebrate 10th Anniversary as a Premier Equestrian Destination
The Adequan Global Dressage Festival World Cup will be the first international event of 2021 and mark the 10th anniversary of the Wellington, Florida shows that have grown to become one of the world's premier circuits Read More

Gothenburg Organizers “Working Intensively” to Prepare for 2021 World Cup Finals of Dressage, Jumping

4 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Gothenburg Organizers “Working Intensively” to Prepare for 2021 World Cup Finals of Dressage, Jumping
Organizers of the 2021 World Cup Finals of dressage and jumping in Gothenburg, Sweden declare they are "working intensively" to prepare for the championships six months away after this year's event was forced by the coronavirus pandemic to cancel for the first time. Read More

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

6 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Laura Graves Looks Back to Her Birthday Celebration in Aachen, Germany on This Day 3 Years Ago
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

Verdades, Gary Rockwell, Dr Hilary Clayton Inducted Into US Dressage Federation Hall of Fame

6 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Verdades, Gary Rockwell, Dr Hilary Clayton Inducted Into US Dressage Federation Hall of Fame
Verdades, the Olympic and World Games medal horse ridden by Laura Graves, retired top level international judge Gary Rockwell and Dr. Hilary Clayton, equine-biomechanics expert, have been inducted into the Roemer Foundation/U.S. Dressage Federation Hall of Fame. Read More

Laura Graves Gets New Ride on SenSation HW, USA Champion at 5 & 6 Years

8 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Laura Graves Gets New Ride on SenSation HW, USA Champion at 5 & 6 Years
May 12, 2020 Laura Graves has been given the ride on SenSation HW, the seven-year-old black gelding that was the United States  champion at the ages of five and six, the rider reported Tuesday. “So excited to introduce the newest member of our stable, the one and only SenSation-HW,” said Laura, 32, of the Orlando, Read More

World Cup that Wasn’t in Las Vegas, Isabell & Weihegold’s Bid for Historic 4 in Row Delayed, Disappointed Champion Steffen Peters, Farewell to Verdades at Home

9 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on World Cup that Wasn’t in Las Vegas, Isabell & Weihegold’s Bid for Historic 4 in Row Delayed, Disappointed Champion Steffen Peters, Farewell to Verdades at Home
This was to be the 35th final of dressage World Cup, an event that this year in Las Vegas would have been memorable for the possibility of an historic fourth in a row title for Isabell Werth and Weihegold OLD, the return of a reinvigorated Steffen Peters to the arena where he became only the second American ever to win the championship and the retirement of Verdades that was... Read More