Jacqueline Siu On Fuerst on Tour Wins Asian Games Individual Gold for Hong Kong’s First Dressage Medal In 36 Years of Continental Championships

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JJacqueline Wing Ying Siu rode JC Fuerst on Tour to win the Asian Games Freestyle and individual gold medal in Jakarta to earn the first ever dressage medal for Hong Kong in 36 years of competition at the continental championships held once every four years. It was also the first gold medal won by Hong Kong in any sport at these Games Read More

Heather Blitz & Quatero Win Prix St. Georges Campaigning for USA Intermediate 1 Championship

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WAYNE, Illinois, Aug. 22, 2018--Heather Blitz and Quatero began their campaign for the Intermediate 1 United States championship by winning the Prix St. Georges Wednesday at a bigger than ever Festival of Champions. The imminent World Equestrian Games, however, has depleted the headline Grand Prix lineup Read More

Aussie Simone Pearce Leaving Helgstrand Dressage After 3 “Amazing” Years to Develop Own Training Business in Germany

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Simone Pearce, an Australian who achieved success at the World Young Horse Championships and competing on both sides of the Atlantic, is leaving Helgstrand Dressage in Denmark after three years to return to Germany to develop her own training business Read More

USA Team Preparing for World Equestrian Games, Quietly Hopeful of Medals at Home Championships Opening in 3 Weeks–Laura Graves & Verdades

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The American riders on The Dutta Corp. team for the World Equestrian Games are focused on final preparations for the World Equestrian Games at home in Tryon, North Carolina opening in three weeks, with cameraderie that has already seen a return to Olympic success and quality built over years that coach Robert Dover says has produced the country's best ever team Read More

Asian Games Dressage Team Medals Podium Photos

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Japan won Asian Games dressage team gold, Korea silver and Thailand bronze in Jakarta Monday. Photos from awards ceremony, courtesy of the Asian Games. Read More

New Zealand’s John Thompson & Antonello Withdrawn with Vet Issue from Saugerties CDI 3 Weeks Ahead of World Games

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SAUGERTIES, New York, Aug. 19, 2018--New Zealand's John Thompson withdrew Antonello from the CDI3* Grand Prix Special Sunday with a veterinary issue at a warmup competition ahead of the World Equestrian Games in Tryon, North Carolina in three weeks. Kiwi Julie Brougham on Vom Feinsten also in the United States for the world championships was the sole competitor and was awarded 70.277 per cent. Read More

Sönke Rothenberger & Cosmo Recover to Beat Isabell Werth & Weihegold in Donaueshingen CDI4* Grand Prix Special

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DONAUESCHINGEN, Germany, Aug. 19, 2018--Sönke Rothenberger and Cosmo recovered from a shaky Grand Prix to post a personal best score for a smashing victory over Isabell Werth and Weihegold OLD in the CDI4* Grand Prix Special Sunday. Read More

Isabell Werth Qualifies Descolari for Nürnberger Burg-Pokal Final

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DONAUESCHINGEN, Germany, Aug. 18, 2018--Isabell Werth qualified Descolari for the Nürnberger Burg-Pokal, the German small tour championships, by winning the St. Georges Special Saturday and a start at the final in Frankfurt in mid-December Read More