Otto to be Retired, Not to be USA Team Reserve in London

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GLADSTONE, New Jersey, June 17--Otto, ridden by Todd Flettrich on the U.S. team at the World Equestrian Games to qualify America for the Olympics, is being retired and will not go to the London Games as the first reserve Read More

Lauren Sammis’s 7 Years With Sagacious Ends

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GLADSTONE, New Jersey, June 17--The partnership between Lauren Sammis and Sagacious HF has ended after seven years and a career that included team gold and individual silver medals at the Pan American Games that were dedicated to the owner died just months later of  breast cancer Read More

Colombia Fails in Last Hope to Send Rider to Olympics, Austria Gets 2nd Individual

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LIPICA, Slovenia, July 15--Colombia failed to qualify a single dressage combination for the Olympics starting next month when their last hope, Maria Ines Garcia on Kupfermann was unable to get a second qualifying Grand Prix score at the Lipica World Cup event Saturday and Austria will get a second individual to join Victoria Max-Theurer in London Read More

USA Team of 3 & 1 Individual for London Olympics Decided

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GLADSTONE, Florida, June 16--The United States will send Steffen Peters and Ravel and Legolas, Tina Konyot and Calecto V, Jan Ebeling and Rafalca and Adrienne Lyle and Wizard for the team and one individual place at the London Olympics starting next month Read More

Jan Ebeling, Rafalca & the Romneys

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The brightest spotlight by the global media on Jan Ebeling on Rafalca, a horse part-owned by the wife of possibly the next President of the United States, has not distracted the rider from producing the best performances of his life to put him on the verge of earning a place on his first American Olympic team at the age of 53 Read More

Jacquie Brooks & D Niro Top Blainville CDI3* Grand Prix, Special in Last Canadian Olympic Team Qualifier

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Jacqueline Brooks and D Niro posted victories in the Grand Prix and the Olympic Grand Prix Special Friday at Dressage@Blainville CDI3*, the last Olympic team qualifying competition in Canada and appeared to earn the pair a ticket to London. Pia Fortmüller made a last-ditch effort to get into contention for Canada by winning the Grand Prix at Lipica, Slovenia Read More

Anky & Salinero Named to Dutch Team for Rotterdam, Parzival Not

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ROTTERDAM, June 15--Anky van Grunsven and Salinero, her gold medal mount at two Olympics, were named to the Dutch team at the Rotterdam CHIO along with Edward Gal and Undercover, Hans Peter Minderhoud and Tango and Imke Schellekens-Bartels and Toots, the second of two Olympic observation events Read More

USA Olympic Team ALL BUT SET near end of SELECTION TRIALS

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GLADSTONE, New Jersey, June 15--Tina Konyot and Calecto V scored above 80 per cent in the Grand Prix in the second stage of the United States' Olympic selection trials Friday to lead a feast of personal best scores for the dozen combinations seeking a ticket to London Read More

Linda Zang to Coach Dressage for USA Olympic Team in London

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Linda Zang, a top ranked judge and trainer who rode for the United States at the 1980 alternate Olympics, has signed on to coach dressage for the American eventing team for the London Games Read More

Sagacious, “Struggling” to be Best, Withdrawn from USA Olympic Trials

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GLADSTONE, New Jersey, June 14--Sagacious HF was withdrawn from the U.S. Olympic selection trials Thursday when rider Lauren Sammis said the Pan American Games team gold and individual silver medal winner was "struggling" to perform at his best Read More