Reiner Gunners Nite Special is US Horse of Year

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LEXINGTON, Kentucky, Jan. 22--The sole World Equestrian Games U.S. double gold medalist, the reining horse Gunners Special Nite, has been named 2010 Farnam/Platform U.S. Equestrian Federation Horse of the Year Read More

Tina Konyot & Calecto V Collect Palm Beach World Cup Qualifier Grand Prix

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WEST PALM BEACH, Florida, Jan. 21--Tina Konyot and Calecto V won the Gold Coast Dressage Association World Cup Qualifying Grand Prix Friday in their first outing since they rode for the United States at last year's World Equestrian Games Read More

Tinne Tops National Int. II at Florida’s GCDA CDI-W

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WEST PALM BEACH, Florida, Jan. 21--Tinne Wilhelmson-Silfvén roder her two Intermediaire II horses, Don Aurellio and Divertimento, to the top spots Friday in the national competition ahead of her first CDI Grand Prix since basing herself in Florida for the winter circuit Read More

Adelinde & Partzival Capture Amsterdam World Cup Qualifier Grand Prix

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AMSTERDAM, Jan. 21--Adelinde Cornelissen and Jerich Parzival had an overwhelming win in the Grand Prix at the World Cup qualifier Friday ahead of the freestyle that could give the Dutch pair their third victory in the winter indoor series Read More

Latin American Pan Am Games Hopefuls on Florida’s Winter Circuit

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WELLINGTON, Florida, Jan. 18--Riders from several Latin American nations have joined expatriates living in South Florida and competitors from North America on the intensely competitive winter circuit as they seek to qualify for the Pan American Games, the major international competition in the Western Hemisphere for 2011 Read More

Rabobank main sponsor of 2011 European Dressage Championships

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ROTTERDAM, Netherlands, Jan. 19--Rabobank, a major sponsor of equestrian sport in the Netherlands, has signed on to become the main sponsor of the 2011 FEI European Dressage Championships as well as extending sponsorship of the CHIO Rotterdam for two more years Read More

FEI EXTRAORDINARY GENERAL ASSEMBLY TO VOTE ON NEW STATUTES

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LAUSANNE, Switzerland, Jan. 18--An FEI Extraordinary General Assembly will be held on May 6 in Lausanne to seek approval of new FEI Statutes, the centerpiece of which is a proposal to streamline the governing structure of the organization that administers global horse sports Read More

Future Dressage Dress Code? Images from Wellington Classic Dressage

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WEST PALM BEACH, Florida, Jan. 16--Almost a year after U.S. Olympian Courtney King Dye was injured in a horse accident that left her in a coma for weeks and is now undergoing a lengthy rehabilitation, the wearing of safety helmets in national level competitions is now so common place as to be the new normal in the U.S. Read More