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Denmark’s Nanna Skodborg Merrald & Atterupgaards Orthilia Win Hagen’s Horses & Dreams CDI4* Grand Prix

3 weeks ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Denmark’s Nanna Skodborg Merrald & Atterupgaards Orthilia Win Hagen’s Horses & Dreams CDI4* Grand Prix
HAGEN, Germany, April 25, 2021--Nanna Skodborg Merrald of Denmark on Atterupgaards Orthilia won a third Horses & Dreams CDI4* Grand Prix Sunday, the second Big Tour event for the Blue Hors rider and the British 2016 Olympic silver medal team mount Read More

Spain’s José Antonio Garcia Mena debuts Spanish-bred Divina Royal at Big Tour to win Abrantes CDI3* Grand Prix

3 weeks ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Spain’s José Antonio Garcia Mena debuts Spanish-bred Divina Royal at Big Tour to win Abrantes CDI3* Grand Prix
ABRANTES, Portugal, April 24, 2021--Spain's José Antonio Garcia Mena debuted the Spanish-bred Divina Royal at Big Tour to win the CDI3* Grand Prix Saturday, just 0.131% ahead of Portugal's championship team partnership of Rodrigo Torres on Fogoso Horsecampline. Read More

Two CDI3* Events for Valencia This Month Canceled, European Youth Championships for July to Move

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Two CDI3* events scheduled for Valencia, Spain later this month have been canceled and the European Dressage Championships for children, junior and young riders set for July will be moved from the show grounds where the equine herpes virus EHV-1 broke out leading to the death of at least 18 horses Read More

European Equestrian Stakeholders Review Return to Shows Amid Equine Herpes, Corona Virus Concerns

2 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on European Equestrian Stakeholders Review Return to Shows Amid Equine Herpes, Corona Virus Concerns
The International Equestrian Federation (FEI) held a stakeholder consultation session Wednesday to review requirements for a return to competitions in Europe April 12 designed to prevent a recurrence of the Equine Herpes Virus EHV-1 as the coronavirus pandemic is in its second year. Read More

All Horse Events in 10 European Nations Shut for Month to Deal with Equine Herpes Virus Outbreak Declared by FEI as “Probably Most Serious in Decades”

2 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on All Horse Events in 10 European Nations Shut for Month to Deal with Equine Herpes Virus Outbreak Declared by FEI as “Probably Most Serious in Decades”
Horse events in 10 European nations ordered shut down for a month to deal with an outbreak of aggressive Equine Herpes Virus EHV-1 that the International Equestrian Federation declared Monday as "probably the most serious" on the continent in decades. Read More

Canada’s Pia Fortmuller & Frieda Winner of Lövsta Future Challenge Developing Grand Prix, USA’s Marcus Orlob & Spirit of Joy Capture St. Georges Qualifier

3 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Canada’s Pia Fortmuller & Frieda Winner of Lövsta Future Challenge Developing Grand Prix, USA’s Marcus Orlob & Spirit of Joy Capture St. Georges Qualifier
WELLINGTON, Florida, Feb. 14, 2021--Canada's Pia Fortmuller rode Frieda to qualify for the Lövsta Future Challenge Developing Grand Prix Final Sunday, a month after capturing the final of the 2020 Developing Prix St. Georges that had been delayed a year by the coronavirus pandemic. Read More

USA’s Alice Tarjan & Donatella Capture Wellington’s Lövsta Future Challenge Warmup Developing Grand Prix

4 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on USA’s Alice Tarjan & Donatella Capture Wellington’s Lövsta Future Challenge Warmup Developing Grand Prix
WELLINGTON, Florida, Jan. 16, 2021--U.S. Developing Grand Prix Championship partnership of Alice Tarjan and Donatella M Friday won the Lövsta Future Challenge warmup competition for the Global Dressage Festival circuit final delayed from last year because of the coronavirus pandemic. Read More