Kimberly van Kampen

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

1 month 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

Wellington’s Global Dressage Festival Preparing to Celebrate 10th Anniversary as a Premier Equestrian Destination

11 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Wellington’s Global Dressage Festival Preparing to Celebrate 10th Anniversary as a Premier Equestrian Destination
The Adequan Global Dressage Festival World Cup will be the first international event of 2021 and mark the 10th anniversary of the Wellington, Florida shows that have grown to become one of the world's premier circuits Read More

Kimberly Van Kampen, Prominent Wellington Equestrian Figure, Selling Hampton Green Farm, Moving to Ocala

2 years ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Kimberly Van Kampen, Prominent Wellington Equestrian Figure, Selling Hampton Green Farm, Moving to Ocala
WELLINGTON, Florida, Oct. 28, 2019--Kimberly Van Kampen, a major figure in Wellington's equestrian community, is selling her Hampton Green Farm within hacking distance of the Global Dressage Festival grounds she helped create and has moved to Ocala, 250 miles/400km away. Read More

Robert Dover at WEG, His Last USA Coaching Championship, His Hopes & Future

3 years ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Robert Dover at WEG, His Last USA Coaching Championship, His Hopes & Future
When Robert Dover heads to Tryon in the next few days for the World Equestrian Games, it will be his last coaching assignment for an American championship team that he hopes will be high on the medals podium as the crowning achievement of a career that has spanned a half century with medals from four Olympics Read More