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Germany’s Jessica von Bredow-Werndl on Dalera Leads Olympic Grand Prix With Career High Score, USA’s Sabine Schut-Kery on Sanceo Sets New High

2 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Germany’s Jessica von Bredow-Werndl on Dalera Leads Olympic Grand Prix With Career High Score, USA’s Sabine Schut-Kery on Sanceo Sets New High
Jessica von Bredow-Werndl and TSF Dalera posted a career high Grand Prix score at the Tokyo Olympics Saturday to get Germany off to early success in the campaign for team gold while the USA's Sabine Schut-Kery on Sanceo produced a personal best result to stand fourth overall so far. Read More

Olympic Dressage Lineup–61.6% Female Riders, 4 All-Female Teams, 1 All-Male

3 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Olympic Dressage Lineup–61.6% Female Riders, 4 All-Female Teams, 1 All-Male
The Olympic dressage lineup of females in the majority of the 60 riders and horses--15 teams each with three combinations and 15 individuals--continues the trend begun at the 1972 Games. Four nations--Australia, Denmark, Germany and Russia--have all female teams while host nation Japan will have the sole all-male team. Read More

Olympic Dressage Teams, Individuals–Lineup as of July 8

3 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Olympic Dressage Teams, Individuals–Lineup as of July 8
The 15 teams to compete at the Olympic Games in Tokyo beginning with two days of Grand Prix Saturday July 24 and Sunday July 25. Each team will have three riders and horses, with no drop score Read More

Denmark’s Olympic Team–Cathrine Dufour/Bohemian, Carina Cassøe Krüth/Heilines Danciera, Nanna Skodborg Merrald/Zack, Charlotte Heering/Bufranco

3 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Denmark’s Olympic Team–Cathrine Dufour/Bohemian, Carina Cassøe Krüth/Heilines Danciera, Nanna Skodborg Merrald/Zack, Charlotte Heering/Bufranco
Denmark's Olympic team of Cathrine Dufour on Bohemian, Carina Cassøe Krüth on Heilines Danciera, Nanna Skodborg Merrald on Zack and Charlotte Heering and Bufrancofor was announced Friday. Read More

Australian Olympic Team of Simone Pearce/Destano, Mary Hanna/Calanta, Kelly Layne/Samhitas

3 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Australian Olympic Team of Simone Pearce/Destano, Mary Hanna/Calanta, Kelly Layne/Samhitas
Simone Pearce on Destano, Mary Hanna on Calanta and Kelly Layne on Samhitas were named Friday to Australia's Olympic team. Based on three continents--Australia, Europe and North America--they were the only combinations qualified for the Tokyo Games a month away after other riders withdrew mostly due to the impact of coronavirus on preparations. Read More

Cathrine Dufour & Bohemian Win Herzlake CDI3* Grand Prix Special for 2nd Win at Event with Scores Above 80%

3 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Cathrine Dufour & Bohemian Win Herzlake CDI3* Grand Prix Special for 2nd Win at Event with Scores Above 80%
HERZLAKE, Germany, June 20, 2021--Cathrine Dufour and Bohemian won the Gut Einhaus CDI3* Grand Prix Special Sunday to capture both Big Tour competitions with scores above 80% to confirm their top ranking for Denmark's team for the Olympics in five weeks. Read More

Denmark’s Cathrine Dufour & Bohemian Back on Top With Victory in Herzlake CDI3* Grand Prix With Score of 80%

3 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Denmark’s Cathrine Dufour & Bohemian Back on Top With Victory in Herzlake CDI3* Grand Prix With Score of 80%
HERZLAKE, Germany, June 19, 2021--Cathrine Dufour and Bohemian returned to form with a victory in the Gut Einhaus CDI3* Grand Prix Saturday on a score above 80% to confirm their top ranking for Denmark's team for the Olympics in five weeks Read More

Germany Wins Hagen Young Rider Nations Cup Gold, Denmark Silver, USA Bronze

4 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Germany Wins Hagen Young Rider Nations Cup Gold, Denmark Silver, USA Bronze
HAGEN, Germany, June 10, 2021--Luca Sophia Collin on Descolari led Germany to the Future Champions Young Rider Nations Cup team gold Thursday with Denmark taking silver and Christian Simonson on Zeaball Diawind leading America to the bronze Read More

Carina Cassøe Krüth & Heiline’s Danciera Win CDIO5* Nations Cup Grand Prix Special, but Denmark Team Eliminated–CORRECTION

4 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Carina Cassøe Krüth & Heiline’s Danciera Win CDIO5* Nations Cup Grand Prix Special, but Denmark Team Eliminated–CORRECTION
COMPIÈGNE, France, May 30, 2021–Carina Cassøe Krüth and Heiline’s Danciera won the CDIO5* Grand Prix Special but Denmark could not complete the Nations Cup when team mate Cathrine Dufour on Bohemian was eliminated. This Nations Cup was an important qualifier for Denmark’s Olympic team with less than two months to the Tokyo Games. Read More