British Firm Assigned Investigation of FEI Handling of Dominican Republic Olympic Case

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A British firm that specializes in "integrity issues" is handling a request by the International Dressage Riders Club for an independent investigation of the International Equestrian Federation (FEI) handling of the legal appeals by Dominican Republic rider Yvonne Loso de Muñiz over Olympic selection procedures in Latin America Read More

What’s Allowed by Helmet Rule for Dressage Riders

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Campaigns stressing that safety helmets are mandatory for riders in International Equestrian Federation (FEI) events effective Jan. 1, 2013, have brought questions for clarification from dressage riders. Read More

New USA Dressage High Performance & Eligible Athletes Committees Appointed

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LEXINGTON, Kentucky, Dec. 19--New Dressage High Performance and Eligible Athletes Committees were announced by the U.S. Equestrian Federation Wednesday with new leadership and a return to active involvement by six-time Olympian Robert Dover Read More

Charlotte DuJardin Fends Off Bronchitis to Capture London Olympia World Cup Freestyle

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LONDON, Dec. 18--Charlotte Dujardin ignored her bronchitis to ride Valegro to a clear victory in the Olympia World Cup Grand Prix Freestyle Tuesday night but some small mistakes kept the score below Olympic gold medal results and fell short of their world record performance in the Grand Prix Read More

International Equestrian Federation Launches Global Safety Helmet Campaign

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The International Eqestrian Federation launched a global campaign to promote the use of protective headgear two weeks before a new rule makes the use of a properly fastened protective headgear mandatory while riding on the show grounds at FEI events. Read More

34% Increase in British Government Funding for Olympic Equestrian Sports, 46% Rise for Development of Horse Sports

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LONDON, Dec. 18--Great Britain's history-making Olympic equestrian performances led by double gold medals in dressage has led to an increase of almost 34 per cent to £17.9 million (US$29 million) in United Kingdom Sport funding for the Olympic disciplines of dressage, eventing and jumping over the next four years Read More

British Media Hail Charlotte & Valegro Grand Prix World Record

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LONDON, Dec. 18--The British media with the global reach of the BBC to London's array of gossip tabloids to serious journals and newspapers across the country hailed the world record set by Great Britain's Olympic double gold medal winner Charlotte Dujardin and Valegro Read More

Charlotte Dujardin & Valegro Set World Record Grand Prix Score at London Olympia

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LONDON, Dec. 17--Charlotte Dujardin and Valegro set a new world record score of 84.447 per cent for the Grand Prix at London Olympia Monday night in the first competition since winning team and individual gold medals at the summer Olympics and eight months after claiming the record for the Special Read More