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Portugal Dressage Nations Cup Scheduled for April 23-25 Canceled

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The Portugal dressage Nations Cup that was to be the first for the nation in the trans-Atlantic series has been canceled for the second year in a row in the wake of the equine herpes virus and the continuing coronavirus pandemic. Falsterbo, Sweden set for July has also been canceled. Read More

US Federation Hopes to Allow Limited Number of Spectators at Horse Shows by Mid-May

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The United States Equestrian Federation said Wednesday it is "optimistic" a limited number of spectators will be allowed at horse shows by mid-May as well over 100 million Americans--about one-third of the population--have received at least one coronavirus vaccination. Read More

CHIO Rotterdam of Dressage & Jumping Nations Cups Wants to Delay Competition to Early July

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CHIO Rotterdam, one of Europe's premier dressage and jumping events, announced Wednesday it is looking to delay the competition for a week to the beginning of July in an effort to provide nations an opportunity to select teams for the Olympics beginning later the same month in Tokyo. Read More

USA’s Steffen Peters Tops Global Dressage Festival Prize Money Earnings, Yvonne Losos de Muñiz of Dominican Republic Second Ranked

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Steffen Peters topped the Global Dressage Festival prize money earnings for the 2021 winter-long circuit of seven CDIs with more than 125 riders from 17 nations sharing in the total purse. A total of 597 combinations competed in Global CDIs this winter, a decline of less than eight per cent from the 644 rides in 2020 despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and the equine herpes outbreak in Europe in... Read More

Two CDI3* Events for Valencia This Month Canceled, European Youth Championships for July to Move

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Two CDI3* events scheduled for Valencia, Spain later this month have been canceled and the European Dressage Championships for children, junior and young riders set for July will be moved from the show grounds where the equine herpes virus EHV-1 broke out leading to the death of at least 18 horses Read More

Alice Tarjan 1st on American-Bred Serenade MF, 2nd on Harvest in Lövsta Future Challenge Grand Prix, Marcus Orlob on Spirit of Joy Takes St. Georges

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WELLINGTON, Florida, April 4, 2021--Alice Tarjan rode the American-bred Serenade MF to the Lövsta Future Challenge Grand Prix title Sunday with the amateur rider also reserve on the year older Harvest. Alice's coach, Marcus Orlob on Spirit of Joy took the Prix St. Georges to wrap up 12 weeks of the Global Dressage Festival. Read More