Carl Hester

Valegro Meets Himself in Half-Size Statue to be Placed Near His Retirement Home

4 weeks ago admin Comments Off on Valegro Meets Himself in Half-Size Statue to be Placed Near His Retirement Home
Valegro, ridden by Charlotte Dujardin to three Olympic medals, met a version of himself when he went to the unveiling of a half-size statue of himself that will eventually be located in the center of the town of Newent, England, near the full size horse's retirement home at Carl Hester's farm. Read More

Charlotte Dujardin Posts Personal Best on Freestyle to Win Keysoe CDI3* Grand Prix, Places 2nd in International Debut on Gio

2 months ago admin Comments Off on Charlotte Dujardin Posts Personal Best on Freestyle to Win Keysoe CDI3* Grand Prix, Places 2nd in International Debut on Gio
KEYSOE, England, Oct. 9, 2020--Charlotte Dujardin rode Mount St. John Freestyle to victory in the CDI3* Grand Prix Friday with the rider's highest score since Valegro at the 2016 Olympics and placed second in the international debut of the nine-year-old Gio she found in California four years ago.Judg Read More

Dane Rawlins Stops Running Dressage at Hickstead After 27 Years Organizing a Premier European Event

4 months ago admin Comments Off on Dane Rawlins Stops Running Dressage at Hickstead After 27 Years Organizing a Premier European Event
Dane Rawlins announced Tuesday that he will stop running events at Dressage at Hickstead that for 27 years has been a premier European show hosting top sport near London such as Nations Cups and European Championships, including the open version in 2003. Read More

Elmegardens Marquis Competed by Georgia’s Joanne Vaughan at Age 21 at Wellington, One of World’s Oldest Active Big Tour Horses

11 months ago admin Comments Off on Elmegardens Marquis Competed by Georgia’s Joanne Vaughan at Age 21 at Wellington, One of World’s Oldest Active Big Tour Horses
WELLINGTON, Florida, Jan. 12, 2020--Emegardens Marquis, loaned to Great Britain for the 2011 team that won its only European Championship gold medal, is competing in Florida at the age of 21 as one of the oldest active Big Tour horses in the world. Read More

London Olympia to Test Another Version of Short Grand Prix at World Cup Event

12 months ago admin Comments Off on London Olympia to Test Another Version of Short Grand Prix at World Cup Event
The London International Horse Show at Olympia will test a new Grand Prix designed to be shorter than the current version when the World Cup qualifier is staged next Monday, an update of a similar experiment at the same event a year ago. Read More