USA “PIPELINE” CLINICS ANNOUNCED

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LEXINGTON, Kentucky, Dec. 19, 2013--The four American dressage coaches have joined to present U.S. Equestrian Federation/U.S. Equestrian Team Foundation Pipeline Clinics through a gift from Betsy Juliano and Havensafe Farm Read More

USEF Authorizes Americans to Enter CDIs Directly, Global Extends Deadline for 2014 Season Launch CDI

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The U.S. Equestrian Federation on Thursday authorized Americans to enter dressage CDIs directly with show organizers while the deadline for entries for Florida's Adequan Global Dressage Festival's 2014 opening CDI has been extended by two weeks to Dec. 30 to deal with problems with the launch of the FEI Online Entry System Read More

US Show Organizer Attacks FEI Dressage “Entry” System Already Launched as Seriously Flawed

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Serious flaws in the so-called FEI "Entry" system launched in the United States at the start of a worldwide rollout is threatening the ability of competitions to operate properly, the organizer of Florida's Global Dressage Festival of seven CDIs has reported to the International Equestrian Federation Read More

Farewell to “Alf”–Photo Essay by Jon Stroud

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Mistral Hojris--Alf as he was known to the world--retired at Olympia, the end of a career that saw him lead Great Britain to the pinnacle of the sport. His retirement as captured by Jon Stroud Read More

Charlotte Dujardin & Valegro Post 2nd Highest Ever Grand Prix Score in Winning London Olympia

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LONDON, Dec. 16, 2013--Charlotte Dujardin and Valegro posted the second highest Grand Prix score ever of 84.851 per cent in winning the London Olympia World Cup Grand Prix Monday, just 1.091 per cent below the British double Olympic gold medal pair's world record Read More

“Alf” to Retire at Olympia Horse Show–Journey of a Champion in Images

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LONDON, Dec. 15, 2013--Alf, as Mistral Hojris has been known to the world since the teenager Laura Bechtolsheimer rode the Danish Warmblood in Young Riders in 2005, their first international competition, officially retires in what is sure to be an emotional farewell ceremony at the Olympia Horse Show Tuesday night Read More

Woodstock a Year at Tuny Page’s Stillpoint Farm in Wellington

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WELLINGTON, Florida, Dec. 14, 2013--When Woodstock arrived at the stables of Arlene"Tuny" Page exactly a year ago the 10-year-old Dutch-bred gelding brought with him more than hopes to make a United States team Read More