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

4 weeks 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

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

1 month ago admin 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

Hamburg Derby, Munich Horse International Set for May Latest Shows Postponed in Coronavirus Pandemic

2 months ago admin Comments Off on Hamburg Derby, Munich Horse International Set for May Latest Shows Postponed in Coronavirus Pandemic
Two more of Europe's major outdoor competitions, the Hamburg Derby of dressage and jumping and Munich's Horse International, both set for May 20-24, have been postponed, the German federation reported Wednesday in an update on the impact of the coronavirus pandemic. Read More

Biotech Firm Headed by Wayne Channon, Former British Team Dressage Rider, Reports Development of Coronavirus Capsule to be Mailed, Self-Administered

2 months ago admin Comments Off on Biotech Firm Headed by Wayne Channon, Former British Team Dressage Rider, Reports Development of Coronavirus Capsule to be Mailed, Self-Administered
Wayne Channon, a former British team dressage competitor, reported Monday that a biotechnology company he heads has developed a coronavirus vaccine pill that can be distributed through the mail and self-administered by patients. Read More

Worldwide Horse Show Cancellations Near One-Third of Total on 2020 Calendar, Suspension of Official Activities Extending

2 months ago admin Comments Off on Worldwide Horse Show Cancellations Near One-Third of Total on 2020 Calendar, Suspension of Official Activities Extending
Horse show cancellations worldwide are near one-third of the total on the 2020 calendar as a result of the coronavirus pandemic with the suspension of equestrian activities being extended in Britain to the end of May. Lockdowns in many countries are decreed by governments with no easing on the horizon for Europe and North America 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

2 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

International Dressage Shows Worldwide Closed for at Least a Month, Impacts Olympic Preparations

2 months ago admin Comments Off on International Dressage Shows Worldwide Closed for at Least a Month, Impacts Olympic Preparations
Most of the world's international horse shows on Monday began coronavirus-triggered cancellations and suspensions for four weeks but closures could stretch well into May as a handful of events have already announced they will not be held. As with most sports, the pandemic will have a major impact on preparations for the Olympics in Tokyo scheduled for the end of July. Read More