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Adrienne Lyle & Salvino Win Tryon CDI4* Grand Prix Special to be Atop USA Olympic Short List

5 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Adrienne Lyle & Salvino Win Tryon CDI4* Grand Prix Special to be Atop USA Olympic Short List
MILL SPRING, North Carolina, April 25, 2021--Adrienne Lyle and Salvino won the Tryon CDI4* Grand Prix Special Sunday with a score that puts the partnership at the top of the U.S. Olympic short list with an observation event to come in less than two months to decide on the team for the Games. Olivia LaGoy-Weltz on Lonoir placed second to confirm their fourth place ranking. Read More

Canada’s Olympic Hopefuls Chris von Martels & Eclips and Lindsay Kellock & Sebastien Post Big Tour Career High Scores to Place 1st, 2nd at Tryon CDI4* Grand Prix Freestyle

5 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Canada’s Olympic Hopefuls Chris von Martels & Eclips and Lindsay Kellock & Sebastien Post Big Tour Career High Scores to Place 1st, 2nd at Tryon CDI4* Grand Prix Freestyle
MILL SPRING, North Carolina, April 25, 2021--Canada's Olympic team hopefuls Chris von Martels on Eclips and Lindsay Kellock on Sebastien posted almost identical Big Tour career high scores to finish first and second in the CDI4* Grand Prix Freestyle at Tryon International Equestrian Center Sunday. Read More

USA Dressage Team Scraps European Tour Before Olympics, Opts for Head-to-Head Wellington Competition in Tokyo-Like Conditions of Heat at Night

6 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on USA Dressage Team Scraps European Tour Before Olympics, Opts for Head-to-Head Wellington Competition in Tokyo-Like Conditions of Heat at Night
he United States dressage team has scrapped plans to go to Europe ahead of the Olympics and instead hold a head-to-head night time competition of up to 12 combinations in Wellington in June when conditions will be similar to what's expected in Tokyo, hot and humid. Read More

Tryon Spring Dressage Upgraded to CDI4* from CDI3*

6 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Tryon Spring Dressage Upgraded to CDI4* from CDI3*
Tryon Spring Dressage has been upgraded to a CDI4* April 22-25, the first competition at the level aside from the 2018 World Equestrian Games at the International Equestrian Center in North Carolina. Read More

USA Olympic Team Qualifying Requirements Amended to Extend Time to Make Short List that May Increase to 12 from Eight if Europe Tour Out

8 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on USA Olympic Team Qualifying Requirements Amended to Extend Time to Make Short List that May Increase to 12 from Eight if Europe Tour Out
Riders seeking a place on the American Olympic team short list will have another three weeks to April 26 to qualify, under changes published Friday by the U.S. Equestrian Federation to cope with coronavirus-triggered cancellation of events. The short list may be expanded to 12 rider/horse combinations if there are no European competitions instead of up to eight currently planned. Read More

Abraham Pugh & USA-Bred Trakehner Stallion Elfenperfekt Win Tryon World Cup Grand Prix, First CDI in Americas Since March

11 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Abraham Pugh & USA-Bred Trakehner Stallion Elfenperfekt Win Tryon World Cup Grand Prix, First CDI in Americas Since March
MILL SPRING, North Carolina, Oct. 23, 2020--Abraham Pugh and the American-bred Trakehner stallion Elfenperfekt won the World Cup Grand Prix Friday for the pair's first Big Tour victory and at the first CDI in the Americas since the coronavirus-triggered suspension of horse sports in mid-March. Read More

World Cup Western Europe Opening Leg in Denmark With 5 of Top 20 Ranked Combinations

11 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on World Cup Western Europe Opening Leg in Denmark With 5 of Top 20 Ranked Combinations
The World Cup's coronavirus-shortened Western European League series launches in Aarhus, Denmark Saturday with five of the top 20 ranked rider and horse combinations in the lineup including the 2019 winning partnership of home nation stars Cathrine Dufour and Bohemian. Read More

21 CDIs for USA in 2021, Includes 3 at New World Equestrian Center in Ocala, Florida

1 year ago StraightArrow Comments Off on 21 CDIs for USA in 2021, Includes 3 at New World Equestrian Center in Ocala, Florida
Twenty-one international dressage events have been set for the United States in 2021, including three at the newly constructed World Equestrian Center in Ocala, Florida just four hours from the lineup of seven events at Wellington's Adequan Global Dressage Festival Read More

Two New CDIs Set for Wellington, Florida in November & December

1 year ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Two New CDIs Set for Wellington, Florida in November & December
Two new international dressage competitions--in November and December--have been added in Wellington, Florida ahead of the planned winter-long Adequan Global Dressage Festival beginning in January Read More