Austria, France Among 15 Teams, Individuals from 15 Nations Earning Starts at 2020 Tokyo Olympics

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Austria and France are assured of team starts at the Tokyo Olympics with the end of qualifying competitions Sunday while unofficial results indicate the tiny nation of Luxembourg will get an individual place for the first time ever and Bermuda since 1996. Read More

Holland’s Emmelie Scholtens & Desperado Post Personal Best Score to Win Mechelen World Cup Grand Prix Freestyle

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MECHELEN, Belgium, Dec. 29, 2019--Holland's Emmelie Scholtens and Desperado won the Jumping Mechelen World Cup Grand Prix Freestyle with a personal best score Sunday, the second straight best competition result for the European Championship team silver medal pair. Read More

South Africa Fails to Qualify Team for Tokyo Olympics, as Did Brazil–Austria, France, Belgium Battle for Starts

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South Africa failed to qualify a team for the Tokyo Olympics when the last remaining combination did not achieve a required minimum score in the Jumping Mechelen World Cup Grand Prix Saturday, with no more chances before the year-end deadline. Brazil had already dropped its bid, leaving two team places open with Austria, France and Belgium leading in the battle for tickets to Tokyo in July. Read More

International Dressage Judges, Officials at Annual General Assembly Review Developments in Sport

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The International Dressage Officials Club annual general assembly and dressage judges refresher seminar attended by more than 80 judges, stewards and other officials from more than 25 countries reviewed developments that will impact the sport in 2020. Read More

Senta Kirchhoff & L’Arbuste Win Louisdor Prize, German Developing Grand Prix Championship

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FRANKFURT, Germany, Dec. 22, 2019--Senta Kirchhoff, who had retired from the opening event when L'Arbuste OLD could not handle the atmosphere, returned Sunday to capture the Louisdor Prize, the German championship of developing Grand Prix horses aged eight to 10 Read More