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International Dressage Shows Worldwide Closed for at Least a Month, Impacts Olympic Preparations

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Most of the world's international horse shows on Monday began coronavirus-triggered cancellations and suspensions for four weeks but closures could stretch well into May as a handful of events have already announced they will not be held. As with most sports, the pandemic will have a major impact on preparations for the Olympics in Tokyo scheduled for the end of July. Read More

Cosmo €8/US$8.9 Million Vet Dispute Gets First Court Hearing

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FRANKFURT, Germany, Mar. 14, 2020–The €8/US$8.9 million dispute over veterinary treatment of the German Olympic dressage gold medal team horse Cosmo has had its first court hearing. At the center of possibly the highest value in a legal dispute in the history of Olympic equestrian sport is the 13-year-old KWPN gelding that Sönke Rothenberger rode Read More

Dortmund, Germany CDI5* Joins Dutch Masters World Cup Event in Limiting Spectators to 1,000 at Any Time To Help Combat Coronavirus

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Mar. 11, 2020 The Dortmund, Germany CDI5* dressage competition reported Wednesday it is following government requirements to limit spectators to 1,000 at any one time, a day after the Dutch Masters World Cup announced a similar restriction in the Netherlands. The high profile Saut Hermès jumping event in the Grand Palais in Paris that was Read More

Denmark’s Cathrine Dufour & Cassidy Win Gothenburg World Cup Freestyle, Germany’s Benjamin Wendl Runner-up on Personal Best for Daily Mirror

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GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Feb. 22,2020--Cathrine Dufour and Cassidy recovered from a shaky Grand Prix to capture the World Cup Freestyle Saturday with a shot at going to the Final in Las Vegas if she goes to the last Western European qualifier next month. Germany's Benjamin Werndl on Daily Mirror posted a personal best score to be runner-up and likely cement a start in the Las Vegas Final. Read More