Emilie Nyreröd & Miata Claim Falsterbo CDIO5* Grand Prix Special

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FALSTERBO, Sweden, July 11, 2015--Sweden's Emilie Nyreröd on Miata won the Falster CDIO5* Grand Prix Special Saturday with a personal best score in the first performance of the Special in a year Read More

Pan American Games Nations Cup Kicks Off With Brazil First To Go USA Last, But No Broadcast Or Online TV

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PALGRAVE, Ontario, July 10, 2015--The Pan American Games dressage Nations Cup kicks off Saturday with Brazil first to go in the unique competition of mixed Big and Small Tour horses and riders and the final ride by the powerful United States that is favored to capture gold and the sole 2016 Olympic start through these hemispheric championships held only once every four years Read More

Pan American Games Nations Cup Start List Day 1 Saturday, July 11

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Start list for the Pan American Games dressage Nations Cup first phase of the Prix St. Georges and Grand Prix at the Caledon equestrian center in Palgrave, Ontario Saturday. The second phase of Intermediate 1 and Grand Prix Special will be held Sunday, with the same start order except that one minute will be added to the Grand Prix Special rides. Read More

Charlotte Dujardin & Valegro Win Hartpury CDI3* Grand Prix on 85.44%

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HARTPURY, England, July 10, 2015--Charlotte Dujardin and Valegro, the No. 1 ranked combination in the world, won the CDI3* Grand Prix Friday with a score of 85.44 per cent a month before the European Championships. British combinations swept the top three places Read More

Totilas Victorious on Return to Competition With 80.360% Win in Hagen CDI4* Grand Prix

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HAGEN, Germany, July 10, 2015--Totilas ridden by Matthias Alexander Rather made a triumphant return to the competition arena Friday to win the CDI4* Grand Prix with a score of 80.360 per cent that should put the pair on the German team for the European Championships next month Read More

Sweden Takes Commanding Lead in Falsterbo CDIO5* Nations Cup

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FALSTERBO, Sweden, July 10, 3025--Dominating performances by Tinne Vilhelmsson-Silfvén on Don Auriello and Patrik Kittel on Deja gave Sweden a commanding lead in the three-phase CDIO5* Nations Cup after the Grand Prix on Friday. The Netherlands and Germany were neck and neck for second and third places, Denmark fourth, the United States fifth and Spain sixth Read More

Totilas Returns to Competition, Hagen CDI4* Grand Prix With 80%

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HAGEN, Germany, July 10, 2015--Totilas returned to the international competition arena after the latest year-long injury time out, ridden conservatively by Matthias Alexander Rath to a score of 80.360 per cent in the CDI4* Grand Prix before half-empty spectator stands on Friday Read More

A “Different” Verdades at Pan American Games After Vet Check Clears All But One Horse

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PALGRAVE, Ontario, July 9, 2015--A “different” Verdades showed up for the United States team at the Pan American Games, moving to a higher level of performance that rider Laura Graves credited with newfound confidence developed during two months of training with Debbie McDonald in the mountains of Idaho’s Sun Valley Read More

Germany Sweeps Hagen Grand Prix to Win CDIO5* Nations Cup

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HAGEN, Germany, July 9, 2015---Kristina Sprehe and Desperados posted their highest score in more than three years to lead a German sweep of the top three places in the Grand Prix to capture the CDIO5* Nations Cup Thursday, a day before Totilas is ridden by Matthias Alexander Rath in an international competition for the first time since last summer Read More