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Portugal Dressage Nations Cup Scheduled for April 23-25 Canceled

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The Portugal dressage Nations Cup that was to be the first for the nation in the trans-Atlantic series has been canceled for the second year in a row in the wake of the equine herpes virus and the continuing coronavirus pandemic. Falsterbo, Sweden set for July has also been canceled. Read More

Frederic Wandres Back Home After Success at Wellington’s Global Circuit to Seek Place on German Teams

2 weeks ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Frederic Wandres Back Home After Success at Wellington’s Global Circuit to Seek Place on German Teams
Frederic Wandres has returned home to compete Duke of Britain for a place on Germany's Olympic or championship teams after the rider fulfilled a long-held dream of winter in Wellington where he successfully debuted the eight-year-old Harrods being developed as the Big Tour hope for the future. Read More

Frederic Wandres on Quizmaster Wins Wellington CDIO3* Freestyle to Complete Sweep of Nations Cup Small Tour in Farewell Performance in Florida With Borrowed

4 weeks ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Frederic Wandres on Quizmaster Wins Wellington CDIO3* Freestyle to Complete Sweep of Nations Cup Small Tour in Farewell Performance in Florida With Borrowed
rederic Wandres, riding Quizmaster to a musical routine borrowed a day earlier, won the Global Dressage Festival CDIO3* Intermediate I Freestyle under lights Friday night to complete a Small Tour sweep of the Nations Cup that was also a farewell performance before returning home to Germany. Read More

Adrienne Lyle & American-Bred Harmony’s Duval Win Wellington CDIO3* Nations Cup Grand Prix Freestyle With First Score Above 80%

4 weeks ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Adrienne Lyle & American-Bred Harmony’s Duval Win Wellington CDIO3* Nations Cup Grand Prix Freestyle With First Score Above 80%
Adrienne Lyle rode the American-bred Harmony's Duval to their first score above 80% in two years at Big Tour to win the CDIO3* Nations Cup Grand Prix Freestyle under the lights at the Global Dressage Festival Friday night. Silver went to the 21-year-old Benjamin Ebeling on Illuster van de Kampert in only the second musical performance in less than three months at Big Tour. Read More

Germany Wins Global Dressage Festival Nations Cup, USA Silver, Canada Bronze to Kick Off Trans-Atlantic Series

4 weeks ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Germany Wins Global Dressage Festival Nations Cup, USA Silver, Canada Bronze to Kick Off Trans-Atlantic Series
WELLINGTON, Florida, Mar. 18, 2021--Germany won the Global Dressage Festival Nations Cup Thursday with the United States less than 2/10ths of a percent behind to take silver and Canada bronze in the kickoff event of the 2021 trans-Atlantic series Read More

Germany Wins Wellington Dressage Nations Cup in 1st 2021 Trans-Atlantic Series Event

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Germany won the Global Dressage Festival CDIO3* Nations Cup Thursday, the first 2021 trans-Atlantic series event. The United States placed second, Canada third and Australia fourth. Germany's team comprised Frederic Wandres on Quizmaster, Kevin Kohmann on Five Star, Christoph Koschel on Eaton Unitechno and Michael Klimke on Domino. Read More

Germany Leads at Midway in Wellington Nations Cup, Small Tour Horses Hold Off Grand Prix Bonuses

4 weeks ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Germany Leads at Midway in Wellington Nations Cup, Small Tour Horses Hold Off Grand Prix Bonuses
By KENNETH J. BRADDICK WELLINGTON, Florida, Mar. 17, 2021–Two dominating Small Tour performances gave Germany the lead over the United States midway through the Global Dressage Festival Nations Cup Wednesday to kick off the 2021 trans-Atlantic series. Frederic Wandres on Quizmaster with 74.765% and the U.S.-based Kevin Kohmann on Five Star with 74.177% in the Read More

Global Dressage Festival Nations Cup Begins as Wellington Shows Go On While Much of Horse World in Lockdown–Part 1 of 3

4 weeks ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Global Dressage Festival Nations Cup Begins as Wellington Shows Go On While Much of Horse World in Lockdown–Part 1 of 3
WELLINGTON, Florida, Mar. 16, 2021--With equestrian sports beginning a second year of on-again, off-again lockdowns and Europe grappling with viruses infecting both horses and humans, Wellington is nearing its 40th week of dressage and jumper shows since resuming competitions last May. Read More