eventing

Michael Barisone Listed Again as Temporarily Suspended, Month After Not Guilty by Insanity Verdict in Shooting on his New Jersey Farm

3 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Michael Barisone Listed Again as Temporarily Suspended, Month After Not Guilty by Insanity Verdict in Shooting on his New Jersey Farm
Michael Barisone has been placed by SafeSport back on temporary suspension a month after the U.S. Olympic dressage team reserve rider was found not guilty by reason of insanity of two counts of attempted murder Read More

Equestrian Included in 2028 Los Angeles Olympic Games Initial Sports Program

6 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Equestrian Included in 2028 Los Angeles Olympic Games Initial Sports Program
Equestrian was among the 28 sports included in the Los Angeles Olympic Games Initial Sports Program approved Thursday by the International Olympic Committee meeting in Beijing during the Winter Games. Traditional equestrian disciplines at Olympics are dressage, eventing and jumping. Read More

Discover Dressage Withholds Sponsorship of USEF Youth Program Until Federation Restores International Competitions to Ocala’s World Equestrian Center, Riders Launch Petition Drive

10 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Discover Dressage Withholds Sponsorship of USEF Youth Program Until Federation Restores International Competitions to Ocala’s World Equestrian Center, Riders Launch Petition Drive
OCALA, Florida, Oct. 25, 2021--A donation of $200,000 to support youth dressage programs in 2022 is being withheld from the United States Equestrian Federation until international dressage and eventing licenses are restored to the World Equestrian Center. At the same time, more than 500 riders, trainers and supporters signed a petition calling on the USEF to provide international dressage and eventing licenses to the show organizers. Read More

Fan Donations of More than $550,000 Reverses Cancellation of Lexington 5* 3-Day Event

1 year ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Fan Donations of More than $550,000 Reverses Cancellation of Lexington 5* 3-Day Event
Fans of the Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event have donated more than $550,000/€454,000 so that five-star event can go on in April in what the organizers on Wednesday described as an "unprecedented outpouring of support" to reverse an earlier cancellation. Read More

FEI Sets Up Group to Urgently Create Roadmap for Future of Endurance After Tryon World Games Fiasco

4 years ago StraightArrow Comments Off on FEI Sets Up Group to Urgently Create Roadmap for Future of Endurance After Tryon World Games Fiasco
LAUSANNE, Switzerland, Oct. 22, 2018--The FEI, International Equestrian Federation, announced Monday formation of a temporary committee to urgently "create roadmap for the future of Endurance," a discipline that has been embroiled for years in controversy culminating in cancelation of the world championship at Tryon last month Read More