Steffen Peters & Suppenkasper Win Thermal CDI3* Grand Prix for 14th Straight Victory, Sabine Schut-Kery & Sanceo Earn Personal Best for Runner-up

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Steffen Peters and Suppenkasper won the Thermal Desert Dressage CDI3* Grand Prix Friday to lengthen their undefeated streak to 14 this year while U.S. team mate Sabine Schut-Kery on Sanceo posted a personal best score for runner-up. Read More

Del Mar National Canceled for 2021

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The Del Mar National, three weeks of top equestrian events including one of the most popular international dressage competitions in California, has been canceled for next spring, a victim of the coronavirus pandemic. Read More

Monica Theodorescu, German Team Coach, 3-Time Olympian, Appointed to FEI Dressage Committee–Now No Members Outside Europe

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Monica Theodorescu, a three-time Olympic gold medal rider and coach of the German team for the past eight years, on Thursday was appointed a member of the International Equestrian Federation (FEI) Dressage Committee, the six-person group that oversees the sport. Monica succeeds George Williams of the United States so the committee will now be made up only of Europeans for the first time in many years. Read More

Top Hats Off, Protective Headgear On for All Dressage Competitors

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Top hats will be outlawed in all dressage competitions as of Jan. 1, 2021 and protective headgear only will be required, thus apparently ending a debate that was renewed recently by many senior riders seeking to keep the tradition alive Read More

Steffen Peters & Suppenkasper in Early Lead in USA Olympic Team Selection Standings, Anna Buffini & Newly Acquired Davinia la Bouce

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Steffen Peters and Suppenkasper got a head start for a place on America's team at the delayed Tokyo Olympics going to the top of new standings based on results from the first competition for the four-time Olympian since the coronavirus lockdown. Read More

Steffen Peters & Suppenkasper Win Thermal CDI3* Grand Prix Special for 13th Straight Victory in 2020

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Steffen Peters and Suppenkasper won the Desert Dressage CDI3* Grand Prix Special Sunday to maintain an unbeaten string of 13 victories, the longest streak in the Big Tour career of the four-time American Olympian. Anna Buffini completed her successful debut on Davinia la Douce as runner-up on a score above 70%. Read More