Austrian Rider Ulrike Prunthaller, Trainer Frederick Atschko Suspended for 9 Months for “Painful & Illegal” Training Methods

7 years ago admin Comments Off on Austrian Rider Ulrike Prunthaller, Trainer Frederick Atschko Suspended for 9 Months for “Painful & Illegal” Training Methods
Austrian dressage rider, Ulrike Prunthaller, and her trainer, Frederick Atschko, have been suspended from compettion for nine months for training methods that a District Court of Innsbruck arbitration panel determined to be "painful and illegal." Read More

Palm Beach Dressage Derby Celebrates 30th Anniversary as Oldest Florida Event

7 years ago admin Comments Off on Palm Beach Dressage Derby Celebrates 30th Anniversary as Oldest Florida Event
The Palm Beach Dressage Derby celebrates its 30th anniversary as the oldest event in South Florida and it paved the way to a current calendar of the world's most intensive calendar of dressage shows, 12 CDIs among a total of 30 horse shows at four venues within 30 minutes of each other over five winter months Read More

Aussie Emma Weinert in California Competes in 1st Grand Prix

7 years ago admin Comments Off on Aussie Emma Weinert in California Competes in 1st Grand Prix
Emma Weinert, who left Australia four years ago to work with Shannon and Steffen Peters after she staged a symposium Down Under for the U.S. Olympian, competed in her first ever Grand Prix at the national CDS Mid-Winter competition in Del Mar, California Read More

Günter Seidel & Coral Reef Wylea Win at California CDN Grand Prix in 1st Outing in USA

7 years ago admin Comments Off on Günter Seidel & Coral Reef Wylea Win at California CDN Grand Prix in 1st Outing in USA
DEL MAR, California, Feb. 10--Günter Seidel competed Coral Reef Wylea in their first Grand Prix since arriving in the United States two months ago, making a big first impression with a winning score of 72.234 per cent in the national CDS San Diego Mid-Winter event Sunday Read More

Spain’s Matute Family Hope to Make Up Entire Team for Wellington Nations Cup

7 years ago admin Comments Off on Spain’s Matute Family Hope to Make Up Entire Team for Wellington Nations Cup
WELLINGTON, Florida, Feb. 10--Juan Matute who rode for Spain in three Olympics is coming out of retirement from international competition to attempt to qualify for a rare, possibly unprecedented, team made up solely of the same family members that he hopes will represent Spain in the dressage Nations Cup in Wellington, Florida in April Read More

Daniel Martin Dockx & Grandioso Complete Sweep of Two Weeks of Sunshine Tour Grand Prix

7 years ago admin Comments Off on Daniel Martin Dockx & Grandioso Complete Sweep of Two Weeks of Sunshine Tour Grand Prix
VEJER DE LA FRONTERA, Spain, Feb. 10–The Spanish Olympic team partnership of Daniel Martin Dockx and Grandioso on Sunday completed a sweep of two weeks of Grand Prix competition at Sunshine Tour CDI3 events with a succession of personal best scores including the finale Grand Prix Freestyle Read More

Two Swans Farm in Wellington Sold, Believed to be Close to $7 Million

7 years ago admin Comments Off on Two Swans Farm in Wellington Sold, Believed to be Close to $7 Million
WELLINGTON, Florida, Feb. 9–Two Swans Farm, a dressage showcase and a center of high performance training clinics, was sold at a premium auction Saturday. Carol Cohen who created and owned the property would not disclose the purchase price but it was believed to be near the asking amount of $7 million. The buyer was a Read More

Katherine Bateson-Chandler & Alcazar Successful in Small Tour, Looking to Grand Prix For 2014

7 years ago admin Comments Off on Katherine Bateson-Chandler & Alcazar Successful in Small Tour, Looking to Grand Prix For 2014
WEST PALM BEACH, Florida, Feb. 9--Katherine Bateson-Chandler's plan for Alcazar has moved into a higher gear after a visit from her longtime coach Carl Hester and it showed in a national Prix St. Georges Saturday that she views as a stepping stone to the Grand Prix within a year Read More

Lars Petersen & Mariett Win Florida CDI3* Grand Prix With Personal Best Score

7 years ago admin Comments Off on Lars Petersen & Mariett Win Florida CDI3* Grand Prix With Personal Best Score
WEST PALM BEACH, Florida, Feb. 8--Lars Petersen rode Mariett, the Danish Warmblood mare that was feared would not recover from a serious foot injury that took two years to heal, won the WCD Spring Challenge CDI3* Grand Prix Friday with a personal best score of 71.979 per cent Read More