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Just Four Days Before Valentine’s Day Ashley Holzer Sweeps Global Dressage Festival CDI3* Small Tour on Valentine, Gift From Husband

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WELLINGTON, Florida, Feb. 10, 2019--Ashley Holzer swept the Adequan Global Dressage Festival CDI3* Small Rour with a victory on Valentine in the Intermediate 1 Freestyle Sunday, just four days before the celebration for which the horse was re-named to honor the gift from her husband. Read More

France’s Morgan Barbançon Mestre & Bolero Post Personal Best Score to Win Le Mans CDI3* Grand Prix Freestyle

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LE MANS, France, Feb. 9, 2019--France's Morgan Barbançon Mestre and Bolero posted a personal best score to win the CDI3* Grand Prix Freestyle Saturday, the first musical performance victory for the pair since beginning Big Tour nine months ago. Read More

Luxembourg’s Nicholas Wagner & Quater Back Junior Win Le Mans CDI3* Grand Prix

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LE MANS, France, Feb. 8, 2018–Nicholas Wagner and Quater Back Junior won the CDI3* Grand Prix Friday in the first international competition for the Luxembourg pair since last August. Nicholas and the 10-year-old Hanoverian gelding scored 71.109 per cent for the win in their ninth Big Tour start. Germany’s Marcus Hermes on Zinq Abegglen FH Read More

Isabell Werth On Weihegold Enters 2019 at No. 1 for 3rd Year, Laura Graves & Verdades Match USA Record for Top 2 Placings

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Isabell Werth on Weihegold entered 2019 at No. 1 for the third year while Laura Graves on Verdades matched the American record of eight months of top two placings held for more than 13 years by her personal trainer and newly appointed USA team coach Debbie McDonald Read More

Hans Peter Minderhoud & Dream Boy Claim Mechelen World Cup Grand Prix Freestyle With Personal Best Score

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MECHELEN, Belgium, Dec. 29, 2018–Hans Peter Minderhoud and Glock’s Dream Boy won the World Cup Grand Prix Freestyle Saturday in only the second Big Tour musical performance for the Dutch pair and with a personal best score for the second day Read More

Hans Peter Minderhoud & Glock’s Dream Boy Win Mechelen World Cup Grand Prix

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MECHELEN, Belgium, Dec. 28, 2018--The Netherlands' World Equestrian Games team combination of Hans Peter Minderhoud and Glock's Dream Boy posted a personal best score to win the World Cup Grand Prix Friday just 11 days after capturing the experimental "short" Grand Prix at London. Read More

London Olympia’s “Short” Grand Prix–What Was Intended & How Did it Work?

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LONDON, Dec. 18, 2018--Simon Brooks Ward has developed major international horse events with a special allure--at Windsor Castle where the Queen and other "Royals" have been known to stop by and the Olympia indoor in a Victorian era behemoth in the heart of London that hosts World Cup qualifiers in dressage, driving and jumping. Read More

Stockholm Top 10 World’s Richest Dressage Competition

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STOCKHOLM, Nov. 26, 2018--The Saab Top 10 has received a big boost in total prizemoney to almost a quarter million Euros/US$275,000, making it the richest single dressage competition in the world and to be staged in Stockholm this week Read More