Bob McDonald

US Federation Not to Renew Debbie McDonald’s USA Dressage Team Coaching Contract

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The U.S. federation announced Wednesday that Debbie McDonald's American dressage team coaching contract will not be renewed, a decision disclosed six days after a civil lawsuit filed against Debbie and her husband, Bob, over alleged sexual abuse in the mid-1970s. Read More

Two Women File Civil Lawsuit in California Against Bob & Debbie McDonald Seeking Damages in Alleged Sexual Abuse Case in Mid-1970s

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Two women who allege sexual abuse in the mid-1970s by Bob McDonald, husband of U.S. team coach Debbie McDonald, have filed a civil lawsuit in California seeking damages. The suit names Bob McDonald for alleged rape and sexual battery and Debbie McDonald for alleged failure to supervise the then-teenage girls. Debbie was a teenager at the time. Read More

Bob McDonald “Categorically Denies” Allegations of Sexual Misconduct Triggering Lifetime Ban, Debbie McDonald Voices Strong Support

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Robert "Bob" McDonald on Friday "categorically" denied allegations of sexual misconduct involving minors that 48 hours ago led to the United States Center for SafeSport to imposing a lifetime ban on involvement in equestrian and hockey activities. Read More