Cathrine Dufour & Bohemian Boosted to Pair’s Highest Ranking in World Standings, Giving Danish Rider Two Horses in Top 10

11 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Cathrine Dufour & Bohemian Boosted to Pair’s Highest Ranking in World Standings, Giving Danish Rider Two Horses in Top 10
Two personal best scores for Cathrine Dufour and Bohemian just days before the coronavirus pandemic shut down horse sports around the world were enough to boost the Danish team partnership into the top 10 in the world along with Cassidy, the rider's 2018 Olympic mount if the rankings for March follow the standard procedure Read More

Olympics Set for Friday July 23-Sunday, Aug. 8, 2021–Confirm All Sports from 2020 Calendar

11 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Olympics Set for Friday July 23-Sunday, Aug. 8, 2021–Confirm All Sports from 2020 Calendar
The Olympic Games will be held in Tokyo from Friday July 23 to Sunday August 8, the International Olympic Committee announced Monday, and will include all sports on the 2020 calendar, including equestrian before they were postponed for the first time in history by the coronavirus pandemic. The new dates for the Paralympic Games are Aug. 24-Sept. 5. Read More

All Dressage Team, Individual Places Already Qualified for Tokyo Olympics Will Remain in Place for Delayed Games

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National teams and individuals that have already qualified for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games will keep their places at the event that has been postponed until no later than the summer of 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read More

Riders Give Back Prize Money to Pacific Coast CDI Organizers to Support California Shows

11 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Riders Give Back Prize Money to Pacific Coast CDI Organizers to Support California Shows
Several riders returned to organizers prize money earned at the inaugural Pacific Coast CDI3* in Temecula, California that provided free beer and pizza instead of offering exclusive VIP treatment to a few. The prize money will go toward the next international event to be staged at Temecula in the fall. Read More

Coronavirus Updates – USA Extends Suspension of Shows to May 2, FEI Sets Up Task Forces to Deal with About 360 Canceled/Postponed Horse Shows Stretching to Year End

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UPDATES--USA Extends Suspension of Shows to May 2, FEI Sets Up Task Forces to Deal with About 360 Canceled/Postponed Horse Shows Stretching to Year End Read More

Aachen in Germany, Tryon Among 50 International Dressage Shows Postponed or Canceled Through July

11 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Aachen in Germany, Tryon Among 50 International Dressage Shows Postponed or Canceled Through July
The Aachen CHIO Nations Cups of dressage, jumping eventing and driving in Germany and the Tryon, North Carolina CDI3* are among about 50 international dressage shows postponed or canceled so far through to the end of July amidst the coronavirus pandemic. Read More

Tokyo Olympic Games Postponed to Next Year as Coronavirus Spreads

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The Olympic Games in Tokyo have been postponed until next year, the International Olympic Committee declared Tuesday, citing "accelerating" unprecedented and unpredictable spread of coronavirus around the world. The Games will remain in Tokyo. Read More

USA Joins Growing Worldwide Chorus Seeking Postponement of Tokyo Olympics Due to Coronavirus

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The United States Olympic and Paralympic on Monday night came out in support of postponement of the summer Olympics in Tokyo, joining a growing chorus of nations pressing the International Olympic Committee to delay the Games as the world battles the coronavirus pandemic. Read More