Destano

Lone Jorgenson Pulls Out of Australian Olympic Team Contention Citing Lack of Competition for Corinna Due to Corona

3 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Lone Jorgenson Pulls Out of Australian Olympic Team Contention Citing Lack of Competition for Corinna Due to Corona
Lone Jorgenson announced Wednesday she is withdrawing Corinna from contention for Australia's Olympic team, citing a lack of competition Down Under due to coronavirus to prepare for the Tokyo Games in just over five weeks. Read More

Lyndal Oatley & Elvive Complete Australian Olympic Team Qualifying Scores in Compiègne, France While Fellow Aussie Simone Pearce & Amandori Win Achleiten, Austria CDI4* Grand Prix

4 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Lyndal Oatley & Elvive Complete Australian Olympic Team Qualifying Scores in Compiègne, France While Fellow Aussie Simone Pearce & Amandori Win Achleiten, Austria CDI4* Grand Prix
Lyndal Oatley and Elvive completed qualifying scores at Compiègne, France for consideration for selection to Australia's Olympic team while fellow Aussie Simone Pearce rode Amandori to a personal best score to win the Achleiten, Austria, CDI4* Grand Prix Friday with less than two months to the Tokyo Game Read More

Australia’s Simone Pearce Rides Amandori to Personal Best Score to Win Achleiten CDI4* Grand Prix, 3rd Straight Victory

4 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Australia’s Simone Pearce Rides Amandori to Personal Best Score to Win Achleiten CDI4* Grand Prix, 3rd Straight Victory
ACHLEITEN, Austria, May 28, 2021--Simone Pearce rode Amandori to a personal best score to win the CDI4* Grand Prix Friday, the third straight victory for the Australian partnership this month with less than two months from the Olympics. Read More

Australia’s Lineup of Team Prospects for Tokyo Deeper, Stronger than Any Previous Olympics

5 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Australia’s Lineup of Team Prospects for Tokyo Deeper, Stronger than Any Previous Olympics
Australia is heading to the Olympics less than 11 weeks away with eight rider and horse combinations already fulfilling requirements for selection, a lineup that is deeper and stronger than any of the previous Games in which the nation has competed a team beginning with Sydney in 2000. Read More

Simone Pearce & Amandori Win Grand Prix Freestyle for 4th Victory at Ornago CDI4*, Aussie Rider’s Best Performance in Decade in Europe

5 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Simone Pearce & Amandori Win Grand Prix Freestyle for 4th Victory at Ornago CDI4*, Aussie Rider’s Best Performance in Decade in Europe
ORNAGO, Italy, May 9, 2021--Simone Pearce on Amandori won the CDI4* Grand Prix Freestyle Sunday to complete a sweep of four victories in four Big Tour starts that was the most successful event for the Australian rider in a decade in Europe Read More

Simone Pearce on Destano Declared Winner, Christian Schumach 2nd Reversing Results in Ornago CDI4* Grand Prix After Questions About Tie Break

5 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Simone Pearce on Destano Declared Winner, Christian Schumach 2nd Reversing Results in Ornago CDI4* Grand Prix After Questions About Tie Break
ORNAGO, Italy, May 8, 2021--Australia's Simone Pearce on Destano on Saturday was declared the winner of the CDI4* Grand Prix to reverse results that had placed Austria's Christian Schumach on Te Quiero SF in first after questions were raised about the breaking of a tied score of the two combinations. Read More

Austria’s Christian Schumach on Te Quiero Wins One Ornago CDI4* Grand Prix, Australia’s Simone Pearce on Amandori Takes Other to Earn Olympic Qualifying Scores in Addition to Destano

5 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Austria’s Christian Schumach on Te Quiero Wins One Ornago CDI4* Grand Prix, Australia’s Simone Pearce on Amandori Takes Other to Earn Olympic Qualifying Scores in Addition to Destano
ORNAGO, Italy, May 7, 2021--Austria's Christian Schumach on Te Quiero SF, a Totilas son, won one CDI4* Grand Prix Friday while Australia's Simone Pearce on Amandori captured the other to earn Olympic qualifying scores in addition to her top ranked Destano. Read More

Australian Olympic Dressage Selection Criteria Announced Amidst Continuing Caronavirus Pandemic

6 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Australian Olympic Dressage Selection Criteria Announced Amidst Continuing Caronavirus Pandemic
Australia's Olympic dressage team qualifying criteria was announced Wednesday with a score of 69% or better at Grand Prix from at  least two international level competitions required going back to Jan. 1, 2019. There have been no qualifying CDIs in Australia for well over a year because of coronavirus restrictions. Read More