Isabell Werth’s Suspension for Doping Doubled to One Year

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WARENDORF, Germany, Sept. 24--Isabell Werth's suspension for doping has been doubled for participation on team competitions to a full year on the recommendation of the German Olympic Committee that investigated illegal drug use beginning with the 2008 Olympics Read More

Two Champions Three-Peat at Devon’s Breed Show

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DEVON, Pennsylvania, Sept. 24--The two horses that dominated Dressage at Devon's first two days continued to grab headlines Thursday with Perfect Qredit, a yearling colt by Quaterback, winning the Oldenburg (GOV) Championship and Rabiola won the KWPN-NA Three Years and Older class Read More

Danish Riders Capture 5 & 6 Year Old Tests at Devon

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DEVON, Pennsylvania, Sept. 24--Steinway, a Sandro Hit gelding ridden by Ulla Petersen, won the FEI test for five-year-olds while Pikko Del Cerro HU with Mikala Gundersen aboard captured the six-year-old test at Dressage at Devon Read More

Gigolo is Dead at Age 26

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RHEINBERG, Germany. Sept. 24--Gigolo FRH ridden by Isabell Werth to become the most successful dressage horse in history, was humanely euthanized after his health deteriorated rapidly following an injury Read More

Top Young Horse at Devon Owned by Vacationing US Air Traffic Controller in Afghanistan

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DEVON, Pennsylvania, Sept. 22--Perfect Qredit, a yearling stallion whose owner uses her leave from being a U.S. air traffic controller in Afghanistan to indulge her passion for dressage, claimed the Young Horse Championship, the Colt title and the Yearling Colts and Geldings class at Dressage at Devon Read More

Star Riders to Join US Equestrian Team Holiday Gala Fund

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WELLINGTON, Florida, Sept. 22--Olympic medalists and Western equestrian stars will headline a U.S. Equestrian Team Holiday Gala Fundraiser being staged by the equine supplement company Succeed and Wellington Classic Dressage for Dec. 11-12 Read More

2010 US Young/Developing Horse Competitions Announced

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LEXINGTON, Kentucky, Sept. 22--Almost 100 competitions have been selected as qualifying events for the 2010 U.S. Equestrian Federation Young and Developing Horse Championships in the first six months across the country Read More

Danish Jumper Rider Wins First USA Dressage Class at Devon

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DEVON, Pennsylvania, Sept. 22--Rikke Poulsen, a Danish jumper rider based in the U.S., on Tuesday won the first dressage competition she entered in America by riding Pikk Elena HU to the blue ribbon for four-year-olds suitable to become a dressage horse Read More

Anky & Painted Black Win Donaueschingen Grand Prix Special

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DONAUESCHINGEN, Germany, Sept. 21--Two-time Dutch Olympic champion Anky van Grunsven and IPS Painted Black dominated the Grand Prix Special at the 53rd edition of the international S.D. Prince Joachim competition in Donaueschingen Read More