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

2 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Dressage World Cup Final Complete Lineup of 18 Pairs from 11 Nations
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

Jessica von Bredow-Werndl & Zaire-E Win Doha Al Shaqab CDI5* Grand Prix

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DOHA, Qatar, Feb. 26, 2021--Jessica von Bredow-Werndl and Zaire-E won the Al Shaqab CDI5* Grand Prix Friday with German team mate Dorothee Schneider on Faustus posting a personal best for runner-up in the €150,000 (US$182,000) event. Read More

FEI Reviewing Top Rated CDI5* Entry Requirements Because of Coronavirus But Not in Time for Wellington & Doha Events

3 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on FEI Reviewing Top Rated CDI5* Entry Requirements Because of Coronavirus But Not in Time for Wellington & Doha Events
The International Equestrian Federation is reviewing qualification requirements for top rated CDI5* but possible changes are too late for the first two events of the year--at Wellington, Florida and Doha, Qatar in less than two weeks Read More

France’s Morgan Barbançon & Habana Libre A Post Personal Best to Win Le Mans CDI2* St. Georges

7 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on France’s Morgan Barbançon & Habana Libre A Post Personal Best to Win Le Mans CDI2* St. Georges
LE MANS, France, Oct. 15, 2020--France's Morgan Barbançon rode Habana Libre A to victory on a personal best score in the CDI2* Prix St. Georges Thursday in the first international dressage competition in France in 10 months. Germany's Christoph Koschel won the Intermediate B in the international debut of Werbel FSTF Read More

World Cup Events in Lyon, France for Dressage, Driving, Jumping to Go Ahead But Cancels Popular Western Horse Show & Exhibition to Meet Coronavirus Restrictions

7 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on World Cup Events in Lyon, France for Dressage, Driving, Jumping to Go Ahead But Cancels Popular Western Horse Show & Exhibition to Meet Coronavirus Restrictions
The World Cup events in Lyon, France of dressage, driving and jumping will go ahead with limited spectators over nine days late this month, but the organizers Thursday announced cancellation of the popular Western Horse Show and the Lyon Exhibition to meet concerns over the coronavirus pandemic. Read More