Adrienne Lyle & Salvino Win Wellington CDI4* Grand Prix for Highest Score This Year by USA Combination Seeking Olympic Team Spot

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WELLINGTON, Florida, Feb. 27, 2020--USA team partnership of Adrienne Lyle and Salvino won the CDI4* Grand Prix Thursday with a score identical to the last competition seven months ago and the highest for an American this year. Read More

USA’s Sarah Lockman Riding First Apple in Big Tour Debut Places 2nd Behind Diane Creech & Chrevis Christo of Canada

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WELLINGTON, Florida, Feb. 27, 2020--First Apple, forgetting that he had moved up to Grand Prix from Small Tour, halted instead of piaffing at X and dropped back to second place with Sarah Lockman aboard in the Big Tour debut at the Adequan Global Dressage Festival CDI3* Thursday Read More

Akane Kuroki & Zuidenwind Win Wellington CDI3* Grand Prix, 2nd Japanese Winner on Florida Circuit

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WELLINGTON, Florida, Feb. 27, 2020--Japanese Olympian Akane Kuroki rode Zuidenwind to victory in the Adequan Global Dressage Festival CDI3* Grand Prix Thursday in only the second international competition for the pair in Florida seeking to be on her nation's team at the Tokyo Olympics. Read More

Australia’s Mary Hanna Posts Her Highest Ever Grand Prix Score in Riding Calanta to Victory at Bawley Point CDI4*

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Australia's five-time Olympian Mary Hanna rode Calanta to victory at the Willinga Park Dressage by the Sea CDI4* Grand Prix Wednesday on the highest Grand Prix score ever for the rider and two days after posting a lifetime high in winning the Freestyle at the previous week's Big Tour event. Read More

Kiichi Harada & Egistar Successful at Wellington’s Global Dressage Festival Seeking Second Olympic Start for Japan–Graphic by BlackHorse-One

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Kiichi Harada has ridden Egistar to more success at Wellington's Adequan Global Dressage than anywhere else outside Japan with two successive victories in his campaign to make his nation's second Olympic team. Read More

Salvino Ready to be Back in Competition, First Apple to Show First Big Tour at Global Dressage Festival

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WELLINGTON, Florida, Feb. 26, 2020--Salvino goes back into the competition arena at the Adequan Global Dressage Festival Thursday for the first time in seven months at the start of the American team partnership's campaign for the Tokyo Olympics. Read More

Katherine Bateson-Chandler’s Victory on Alcazar in Wellington CDI5* Boosts Her to Top of Global Dressage Festival Prize Money Rankings

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WELLINGTON, Florida, Feb. 24, 2020--Katherine Bateson-Chandler's sweep of the CDI5* Grand Prix and Freestyle on Alcazar earned her the biggest purse of her career and boosted the American team rider to the top of the Adequan Global Dressage Festival prize money standings after seven weeks of the winter circuit. Read More