Canada 1st Team in Wellington Nations Cup to Kick Off Global Series

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WELLINGTON, Florida, Feb. 18, 2014--Australia will be first of nine teams to go in the Wellington Nations Cup Wednesday that kicks off the second season of the experimental global series of dressage team events Read More

Isabell Werth With Most Championship Horses in History Has Biggest String of Career for Possibly More Titles

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Isabell Werth has trained and ridden more horses to championships than any other rider in dressage history and with a bigger string of horses at any time in her career she has a shot to add to the record of titles created over the past quarter century Read More

International Dressage Returns to Royal Windsor Horse Show in May

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International and national dressage will return to the Royal Windsor Horse Show in mid-May for the first time since the 2009 European Championships and the show will debut as a CHI (Concours Hippique Internationale) Read More

Helen Langehanenberg & Damon Hill Break 90% For 1st Time in Winning Neumünster World Cup Freestyle

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NEUMÜNSTER, Germany, Feb. 16, 2014--Helen Langehanenberg and Damon Hill NRW scored 90.375 per cent Sunday for the first career mark above 90 per cent when the pair won the World Cup Grand Prix Freestyle Sunday less than two months before defending the title Germany's top combination captured a year ago Read More

Wellington Nations Cup Show Largest CDI Ever in Western Hemisphere

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WELLINGTON, Florida, Feb. 16--The Adequan Global Dressage Festival Nations Cup show this week with 242 rides scheduled over five days will be the largest CDI ever staged in the Western Hemisphere and possibly the world, according to a review of official records Read More

Midge Leitch, Former USA Team Vet, Dies

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Midge Leitch, a former United States equestrian team veterinarian and on the staff of the world renowned University of Pennsylvania's New Bolton Center, died Friday after a long battle with cancer. Read More

Caroline Wagner & Tango in 1st CDI Victories Make It Two for Two at Orange 3*

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ORANGE, Australia, Feb. 15, 2014--Caroline Wagner and Tango V won the Dressage With Altitude CDI3* Freestyle Saturday, a day after the pair posted their first international victory in three years at the top level of the sport and days after the rider's 50th birthday. Read More

Helen Langehanenberg & Damon Hill Win Neumünster World Cup Grand Prix

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NEUMÜNSTER, Germany, Feb. 15, 2014--Helen Langehanenberg and Damon Hill NRW showed Saturday the pair are ready to defend their World Cup title by winning the Grand Prix with a score of 84.300 per cent that was within 0.077 per cent of the personal best posted at last year's European Championships Read More

Spain’s Juan Matute, Aged 16, Top Small Tour Rider in USA

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WELLINGTON, Florida, Feb. 14, 2014--At 16 years old, Juan Matute, Jr. has vaulted to the top of American small tour results in just three international competitions in 2014. The problem is he's Spanish so he isn't ranked on the official standings to determine the best combinations to go to the United States championships in June Read More