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European Championship Grand Prix Freestyle Start List

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ROTTERDAM, Netherlands, Aug. 23, 2019--The European Championship Grand Prix Freestyle starts at 15:00 Central European Time (9 a.m. US Eastern Times) Sunday with the top 15 combinations from the 69 horses and riders that started the event Monday. Read More

Isabell Werth & Bella Rose Win Individual Gold, Dorothee Schneider & Showtime Silver, Catherine Dufour & Cassidy Bronze at European Championships

11 months ago admin Comments Off on Isabell Werth & Bella Rose Win Individual Gold, Dorothee Schneider & Showtime Silver, Catherine Dufour & Cassidy Bronze at European Championships
By KENNETH J. BRADDICK ROTTERDAM, Netherlands, Aug. 22, 2019–Isabell Werth and Bella Rose won European Championship individual gold with a personal best Grand Prix Special score Thursday night, with team mate Dorothee Schneider on Showtime FRH taking silver and Denmark’s Cathrine Dufour on Cassidy capturing bronze. Isabell and the 15-year-old mare were awarded 86.520% that Read More

European Championships Grand Prix Starts Monday, Germany Looking for 24th Title, 3 Other Nations Seeking Tokyo Olympic Berths

11 months ago admin Comments Off on European Championships Grand Prix Starts Monday, Germany Looking for 24th Title, 3 Other Nations Seeking Tokyo Olympic Berths
European Championship dressage gets underway in Rotterdam Monday with Germany expected to claim its 24th title since the first team event in 1965, but also at stake are the last three team berths at next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo. Denmark is considered a shoo-in but the remaining two slots appear up for grabs by eight other hopeful nations. Read More

Ilse Schwarz Reports on Aachen Nations Cup Grand Prix Special

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AACHEN, Germany, July 20, 2019--Today is Saturday at Aachen. It is a big day for the spectators as both the cross country and the driving marathon are taking place. The cross country was the deciding phase for the eventing and incredibly popular with about 38,000 spectators before they closed the course to more viewers. Read More

Isabell Werth & Bella Rose, Dorothee Schneider & Showtime Both Above 83% Lead Germany to Runaway Nations Cup Victory, Denmark Silver, USA Bronze

12 months ago admin Comments Off on Isabell Werth & Bella Rose, Dorothee Schneider & Showtime Both Above 83% Lead Germany to Runaway Nations Cup Victory, Denmark Silver, USA Bronze
AACHEN, Germany, July 20, 2019--With Isabell Werth on Bella Rose and Dorothee Schneider on Showtime FRH both scoring above 83% in the CDIO5* Grand Prix Special Saturday, Germany had a runaway victory in the Nations Cup with Denmark taking silver and the United States bronze. Charlotte Dujardin on what may be the last of the catch rides on Erlentanz also scored above 80% for Great Britain. Read More

Isabell Werth & Bella Rose Lead Germany to Dominate Aachen Nations Cup 1st Phase, Denmark Lying 2nd, USA 3rd

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By KENNETH J. BRADDICK AACHEN, Germany, July 18, 2019–Isabell Werth and Bella Rose led a powerful German team to dominate the CDIO5* Nations Cup Grand Prix Thursday, with riders from the home country filling three of the top four individual places. Denmark was standing second and USA third with the deciding Special scheduled in two Read More

Adrienne Lyle “Shocked” & “Excited” by Harmony’s Duval’s Successful Debut in Atmosphere of Aachen’s CDI4* Grand Prix

12 months ago admin Comments Off on Adrienne Lyle “Shocked” & “Excited” by Harmony’s Duval’s Successful Debut in Atmosphere of Aachen’s CDI4* Grand Prix
AACHEN, Germany, July 17, 2019--Adrienne Lyle rode Harmony's Duval to a CDI Grand Prix personal best score in the American-bred gelding's debut in the atmosphere-laden Deutsche Bank stadium at the World Equestrian Festival Wednesday. Read More

Sönke Rothenberger & Cosmo With Aachen CDI4* Grand Prix Win Career 2nd Highest Score

12 months ago admin Comments Off on Sönke Rothenberger & Cosmo With Aachen CDI4* Grand Prix Win Career 2nd Highest Score
AACHEN, Germany, July 17, 2019--Sönke Rothenberger rode Cosmo to victory in the World Equestrian Festival CDI4* Grand Prix Wednesday with a career second highest score for the Olympic and World Games team gold medalists. The USA's Adrienne Lyle in the Aachen debut of the American-bred Harmony's Duval posted a personal best score to place sixth after less than six months at Big Tour Read More