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Global Dressage Festival Lineup Changes to Provide Last-Minute Competition for Las Vegas World Cup

4 days ago admin Comments Off on Global Dressage Festival Lineup Changes to Provide Last-Minute Competition for Las Vegas World Cup
WELLINGTON, Florida, Sept. 18, 2019--The Adequan Global Dressage Festival lineup of seven CDIs this coming winter has been changed, the organizers reported Wednesday, to provide a last-minute Grand Prix Freestyle competition two weeks ahead of the World Cup Final in Las Vegas. Read More

Katherine Bateson Chandler & Alcazar Win Tryon CDI3* Grand Prix Special

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MILL SPRING, North Carolina, Sept. 15, 2019--Katherine Bateson Chandler and Alcazar won theCDI3* Grand Prix Special Sunday to make it two for two at the start of U.S. qualifying for the team to go to the Olympics in Tokyo next year. Read More

Dorothee Schneider & Showtime Confirmed as World No. 3, Isabell & Bella Rose 1st, Weihegold 2nd

3 weeks ago admin Comments Off on Dorothee Schneider & Showtime Confirmed as World No. 3, Isabell & Bella Rose 1st, Weihegold 2nd
Dorothee Schneider and Showtime FRH were confirmed Tuesday as the new No. 3 in the world at the end of August, up from 20th the previous month behind European Championship team mate and triple gold medalist Isabell Werth on Bella Rose at No. 1 and Weihegold OLD in second. Read More

Is Equestrian Gender Equality Upset by Female Domination in Only Olympic Head-to-Head Sports?

3 weeks ago admin Comments Off on Is Equestrian Gender Equality Upset by Female Domination in Only Olympic Head-to-Head Sports?
Sept. 2, 2019 By KENNETH J. BRADDICK As many sports still struggle with gender equality, equestrian as the only Olympic event of men and women competing directly head-to-head has become so dominated by females some questions are being asked about the future of men in horse sports. Two thirds of the 29,731 athletes in the Read More

Dorothee Schneider & Showtime to No. 3 in World Behind Isabell Werth & Bella Rose No. 1, Weihegold No. 2

4 weeks ago admin Comments Off on Dorothee Schneider & Showtime to No. 3 in World Behind Isabell Werth & Bella Rose No. 1, Weihegold No. 2
European Championship performances boosted Dorothee Schneider and Showtime FRH to No. 3 in the world behind German team mate and triple gold medalist Isabell Werth on Bella Rose at the top and Weihegold OLD in second. Germany fills six of the top 10 spots, the United States and Denmark two each in the rankings as of the end of August. Read More

Endel Ots & Lucky Strike Preparing for Grand Prix After Capturing USA Intermediate 1 Championship

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With the United States Intermediate 1 championship softening the disappointment of missing the Pan American Games, Endel Ots is working on putting together the Grand Prix for Lucky Strike that has been one of the nation's most successful partnerships up to Small Tour. Read More

Criminal Background Checks Required of Media Accredited to Cover US Equestrian Federation Events, International Journalist Group to Seek Clarification

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ROTTERDAM, Netherlands, Aug. 23, 2019--The International Alliance of Equestrian Journalists reported Friday the group with members in 24 countries is seeking clarification from the United States national federaion over a new requirement for media to undergo criminal background checks to be allowed to cover American-sanctioned events. Read More

Brittany Fraser-Beaulieu to Compete All In Three Months After Birth of Boy, Aiming for Canada’s Tokyo Olympic Team

1 month ago admin Comments Off on Brittany Fraser-Beaulieu to Compete All In Three Months After Birth of Boy, Aiming for Canada’s Tokyo Olympic Team
Aug. 16, 2019 By KENNETH J. BRADDICK Brittany Fraser-Beaulieu plans to compete All In a month from now and three months since the birth of Theo Fraser Beaulieu beginning a campaign to earn a place on Canada’s 2020 Tokyo Olympic team. Brittany, who gave birth to Theo on Fathers’ Day exactly two months ago, will Read More