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Changes to Anti-Doping Rules Could Lead to Review of Olympic, Championship, Nations Cup Team Penalties

7 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Changes to Anti-Doping Rules Could Lead to Review of Olympic, Championship, Nations Cup Team Penalties
Disqualification of a nation's entire team if only one horse is found to have been doped in Olympics, world championships and even Nations Cups is among proposals that will be put to member countries of the International Equestrian Federation (FEI) after a review of anti-doping rules. Read More

World Cup that Wasn’t in Las Vegas, Isabell & Weihegold’s Bid for Historic 4 in Row Delayed, Disappointed Champion Steffen Peters, Farewell to Verdades at Home

8 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on World Cup that Wasn’t in Las Vegas, Isabell & Weihegold’s Bid for Historic 4 in Row Delayed, Disappointed Champion Steffen Peters, Farewell to Verdades at Home
This was to be the 35th final of dressage World Cup, an event that this year in Las Vegas would have been memorable for the possibility of an historic fourth in a row title for Isabell Werth and Weihegold OLD, the return of a reinvigorated Steffen Peters to the arena where he became only the second American ever to win the championship and the retirement of Verdades that was... Read More

Steffen Peters & Suppenkasper–Graphic by BlackHorse-One

11 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Steffen Peters & Suppenkasper–Graphic by BlackHorse-One
Steffen Peters and Suppenkasper have only one more competition to go that could earn the rider a return to Las Vegas where 11 years ago he became only the second American World Cup champion. Read More

Steffen Peters Talks About Daily Mental Therapy as he Seeks Place on 5th USA Olympic Team

11 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Steffen Peters Talks About Daily Mental Therapy as he Seeks Place on 5th USA Olympic Team
Six months after Steffen Peters disclosed mental health issues sustained after a quarter century among the world's elite competitors, the rider reports he works daily on recovery, imprinting images of his 2009 World Cup victory on Ravel to control his thoughts and emotions as he seeks a place on what would be his fifth Olympic team for America. Read More

Steffen Peters Discloses Struggle to Overcome Depression So Severe He Feared Giving Up Competition

1 year ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Steffen Peters Discloses Struggle to Overcome Depression So Severe He Feared Giving Up Competition
AACHEN, Germany, July 19, 2019--Steffen Peters, America’s top dressage rider for most of the 21st century with four Olympics on his record, has disclosed a struggle for much of the past year with depression so severe that he did not know whether he would ever compete again in the sport he has devoted his life to. Read More

Adrienne Lyle & Salvino Win Leudelange CDI4* Grand Prix With Rider’s Career High Grand Prix Result

1 year ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Adrienne Lyle & Salvino Win Leudelange CDI4* Grand Prix With Rider’s Career High Grand Prix Result
LEUDELANGE, Luxembourg, July 6, 2019--Adrienne Lyle and Salvino won the CDI4* Grand Prix Saturday for the first European victory for the American World Equestrian Games team silver medal partnership and a career high Grand Prix result for the Olympic rider. World Games team mate Steffen Peters and Suppenkasper were runner-up at the event the pair swept a year ago. Read More

Steffen Peters & Suppenkasper Post Personal Best Score to Win Del Mar National World Cup Grand Prix Freestyle

2 years ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Steffen Peters & Suppenkasper Post Personal Best Score to Win Del Mar National World Cup Grand Prix Freestyle
Steffen Peters rode Suppenkasper to a personal best score to win the Dela Mar National World Cup Grand Prix Freestyle in Southern California Saturday night for the eighth straight victory this year and a head start to earn an invitation to the world championship Final in Las Vegas a year from no Read More

Steffen Peters Aiming Suppenkasper for 2020 World Cup Final in Las Vegas, Where he was 2009 Champion on Ravel

2 years ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Steffen Peters Aiming Suppenkasper for 2020 World Cup Final in Las Vegas, Where he was 2009 Champion on Ravel
Steffen Peters, with his first 2020 World Cup qualifying score in hand, is pointing Suppenkasper to the Las Vegas Freestyle championship a year from now aiming to repeat at the same arena where in 2009 he became only the second American ever to capture the title. Read More

Steffen Peters & Suppenkasper Win Temecula CDI3* Grand Prix

2 years ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Steffen Peters & Suppenkasper Win Temecula CDI3* Grand Prix
TEMECULA, California, Mar. 1, 2019--Steffen Peters and Suppenkasper posted the 12th victory in a year of Big Tour competition when the American championship rider and the 11-year-old gelding won the West Coast Dressage Festival CDI3* Grand Prix Friday. Read More