New Ethics Complaint Accuses Wellington Mayor, Financial Backer of “Working Together” to Cover Up Questionable Payment

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The organizer of Palm Beach horse shows is seeking to reopen a government ethics investigation of the mayor of Wellington and a financial backer, accusing them of "working together" making "false statements, half truths and material omission of critical facts" to cover up questionable payments Read More

USA Dressage, Jumping Teams for 19th Maccabiah Games in Israel

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The United States has announced teams for both dressage and jumping for the 19th World Maccabiah Games in Israel July 17-30, the first time equestrian sports are to be included in the event held every four years Read More

Palm Beach Pops Orchestra Live Freestyle Performance at Global Dressage Festival Canceled

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WELLINGTON, Florida, Feb. 19–A live performance by the Palm Beach Pops orchestra of about 55 members accompanying freestyle rides that was to be held at the Global Dressage Festival next month in an ambitious effort to promote the Olympic sport was canceled by the show organizers Tuesday over concerns the local government would not issue approvals in time Read More

Three-Year Plan to Improve International Travel of Top-Level Sport Horses

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The International Equestrian Federation (FEI) and the World Animal Health Organisation announced Monday a three-year plan to help improve international movement of top-level sport horses as participation in equestrian competitions reaches a record high. Proposals include basing a senior veterinarian full time at OIE headquarters in Paris to collaborate on defining a sub-population of lower Read More

Sylvia Gugler in Florida, Debuts Baudolino, Celebrates Son’s 1st Birthday, Weighs Switch to Ride as USA

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WELLINGTON, Florida, Feb. 16--Sylvia Gugler finds that performing dressage on Baudolino, newly acquired as an accomplished international Grand Prix horse, is like jumping a 1.50-meter course on one of the top jumpers her husband develops in his sales business in which she has been involved for years Read More

Mary Seefried is New Chair of Australian Dressage Committee

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SYDNEY, Feb. 17--Mary Seefried, an International Equestrian Federation (FEI) 5* judge and active in dressage around the world, has been confirmed as chairperson of the Australian Dressage Committee for the next 12 months, taking over from Lesley Sullivan who filled the post for six years Read More

Helen Langehanenberg & Damon Hill Motor to Highest Score in World in 2013 in NEUMÜNSTER World Cup Victory

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NEUMÜNSTER, Germany, Feb. 17–Helen Langehanenberg and Damon Hill NRW revved up their game again scoring a personal best result and the highest dressage score in the world in 2013 at 87.800 per cent in winning the VR Classic World Cup Grand Prix Freestyle Sunday, the seventh of eight qualifying competitions leading to the Reem Acra FEI World Cup Final in Sweden in April Read More

Tinne Vilhelmsson-Silfvén Notches 41st Grand Prix Level Win in Riding Don Auriello to Personal Best Special Result

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WELLINGTON, Florida, Feb. 16--Tinne Vilhelmsson-Silfvén recorded her 41st Grand Prix level career victory Saturday when she rode Don Auriello to a personal best score in the Special at the Global Dressage Festival World Cup event Read More