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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

USA’s Adrienne Lyle & Salvino Move Up to Rider’s Highest Ever Ranking in Latest World Standings

6 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on USA’s Adrienne Lyle & Salvino Move Up to Rider’s Highest Ever Ranking in Latest World Standings
Adrienne Lyle on Salvino made the sport's biggest jump among the top 30 in world rankings to the American rider's highest ever career standing of No. 14 as the International Equestrian Federation (FEI) required scoring was extended into a third year to counter the impact of the coronavirus pandemic. Read More

USA’s Steffen Peters Tops Global Dressage Festival Prize Money Earnings, Yvonne Losos de Muñiz of Dominican Republic Second Ranked

7 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on USA’s Steffen Peters Tops Global Dressage Festival Prize Money Earnings, Yvonne Losos de Muñiz of Dominican Republic Second Ranked
Steffen Peters topped the Global Dressage Festival prize money earnings for the 2021 winter-long circuit of seven CDIs with more than 125 riders from 17 nations sharing in the total purse. A total of 597 combinations competed in Global CDIs this winter, a decline of less than eight per cent from the 644 rides in 2020 despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and the equine herpes outbreak in Europe in... Read More

Alice Tarjan Rides Candescent to Personal Best Score to Win Wellington CDI3* Grand Prix Special, First Big Tour Win for Amateur Rider

7 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Alice Tarjan Rides Candescent to Personal Best Score to Win Wellington CDI3* Grand Prix Special, First Big Tour Win for Amateur Rider
WELLINGTON, Florida, April 2, 2021--Alice Tarjan rode Candescent to a personal best score to win the Global Dressage Festival CDI3* Grand Prix Special Saturday, the first Big Tour victory for the adult amateur rider. Read More

Dressage World Cup Riders in Wellington Disappointed at Cancellation of Final, But Support Protection of Horses from Equine Herpes Virus

7 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Dressage World Cup Riders in Wellington Disappointed at Cancellation of Final, But Support Protection of Horses from Equine Herpes Virus
Dressage riders invited to the World Cup Final Friday expressed disappointment the event was canceled but strongly supported measures to protect horses from the equine herpes virus outbreak that led to the Gothenburg, Sweden championship being called off. Six riders representing four nations and competing in Wellington were preparing to head to the World Cup, three for the first time. Read More

Dressage World Cup Final Complete Lineup of 18 Pairs from 11 Nations

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GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Mar. 11, 2021--The dressage World Cup complete lineup of 18 rider and horse combinations from 11 nations was announced Thursday with 13 from Europe, including the first from Israel and five from the Western Hemisphere--3 USA, 1 Canada, 1 Dominican Republic. None are from Australia or New Zealand. Read More

USA Team Combination Olivia LaGoy-Weltz & Lonoir Win Wellington World Cup Freestyle

9 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on USA Team Combination Olivia LaGoy-Weltz & Lonoir Win Wellington World Cup Freestyle
WELLINGTON, Florida, Jan. 17, 2021–Olivia LaGoy-Weltz rode Lonoir to a personal best score to give the American team partnership victory in the Global Dressage Festival World Cup Grand Prix Freestyle Sunday. Yvonne Losos De Muñiz of the Dominican Republic, a non-league rider, on Aquamarijn placed second. Olivia of Newmarket, Virginia and the 17-year-old Danish Warmblood Read More