Europe

World Cup Finals of Dressage & Jumping in Gothenburg, Sweden Canceled–2nd Year in Row Championship Called Off

9 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on World Cup Finals of Dressage & Jumping in Gothenburg, Sweden Canceled–2nd Year in Row Championship Called Off
The World Cup Finals of dressage and jumping to be held in Gothenburg, Sweden have been canceled as a ban on international horse shows in Europe was extended Friday to April 11 amidst the on-going equine herpes virus outbreak. Read More

With Equine Herpes Virus in Europe, US Delays Announcement of Observation Events for American Olympic Team Short List

9 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on With Equine Herpes Virus in Europe, US Delays Announcement of Observation Events for American Olympic Team Short List
The equine herpes virus outbreak in Europe has delayed announcement of observation events for the short list for the American team for the Tokyo Olympics to the end of March, the U.S. Equestrian Federation notified riders Thursday. Read More

USA Olympic Team Qualifying Requirements Amended to Extend Time to Make Short List that May Increase to 12 from Eight if Europe Tour Out

11 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on USA Olympic Team Qualifying Requirements Amended to Extend Time to Make Short List that May Increase to 12 from Eight if Europe Tour Out
Riders seeking a place on the American Olympic team short list will have another three weeks to April 26 to qualify, under changes published Friday by the U.S. Equestrian Federation to cope with coronavirus-triggered cancellation of events. The short list may be expanded to 12 rider/horse combinations if there are no European competitions instead of up to eight currently planned. Read More

Britain Weighing Horse Travel Requirements With No Deal Brexit

3 years ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Britain Weighing Horse Travel Requirements With No Deal Brexit
With two months to go to the scheduled Brexit, British sport officials are working with the government and veterinarians on what could be a web of new requirements for getting horses into and out of Europe. Read More

Three USA Young Riders Named for European Tour

4 years ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Three USA Young Riders Named for European Tour
LEXINGTON, Kentucky, May 4, 2018--Three American Young Riders were named Friday to compete in Europe including the CDIO-Y Nations Cup in Hagen, Germany in mid-June Read More