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World Equestrian Center Ocala Dressage, Eventing Competitions Sought for 2022 Rejected by US Equestrian Federation

2 weeks ago StraightArrow Comments Off on World Equestrian Center Ocala Dressage, Eventing Competitions Sought for 2022 Rejected by US Equestrian Federation
World Equestrian Center in Ocala, Florida has had applications for national and international dressage and eventing competitions in 2022 rejected by the United States Equestrian Federation in an escalation of the dispute over licensing of hunter/jumper competitions at WEC Read More

Ben Ebeling Pursuing German Citizenship to Spend More Time Training in Europe With Goal of Making USA Team for 2022 World Championships

1 month ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Ben Ebeling Pursuing German Citizenship to Spend More Time Training in Europe With Goal of Making USA Team for 2022 World Championships
Ben Ebeling competing on American Nations Cup teams in Europe is seeking German citizenship so he can spend more time training with the goal of making the USA team for the 2022 world championships Read More

Wellington’s 2022 Global Dressage Festival Schedules Historic 6 CDI4* Competitions As Well As 5*, Nations Cup, 3 World Cup Qualifiers

1 month ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Wellington’s 2022 Global Dressage Festival Schedules Historic 6 CDI4* Competitions As Well As 5*, Nations Cup, 3 World Cup Qualifiers
The 2022 Global Dressage Festival in Wellington, Florida will upgrade to an historic six CDI4* competitions in addition to the top rated CDI5*, a Nations Cup and three World Cup qualifiers in a move by the organizers to spread out prize money and provide opportunities for competitors to earn more world ranking points Read More

Germany’s Jessica Süss & Duisenberg Win Hagen CDI3* Grand Prix, America’s Ben Ebeling Places 3rd in Only 2nd European Big Tour Event

1 month ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Germany’s Jessica Süss & Duisenberg Win Hagen CDI3* Grand Prix, America’s Ben Ebeling Places 3rd in Only 2nd European Big Tour Event
Germany's Jessica Süss and Duisenberg posted a personal best score to win the CDI3* Grand Prix Friday and claim the first Big Tour victory for the partnership. Ben Ebeling on Iluster van de Kampert placed third in only the American rider's second senior Grand Prix in Europe Read More

Nicholas Fyffe to Ride for USA Instead of Australia

2 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Nicholas Fyffe to Ride for USA Instead of Australia
WELLINGTON, Florida, Aug. 9, 2021--Nicholas Fyffe, who has ridden for Australia on Nations Cup teams in his 10 years living in America, has switched to now ride for the United States Read More

USA Tokyo Olympic Silver Medal Horses Back in Florida

3 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on USA Tokyo Olympic Silver Medal Horses Back in Florida
MIAMI, Florida, Aug. 3, 2021--Sanceo, Salvino and Don John arrived back in the United States Tuesday after silver medal performances at the Tokyo Olympics, ready for a vacation after traveling more miles than the circumference of the globe to produce the best results for an American team in almost three quarters of a century. Read More

Andreas Helgstrand’s Global Equestrian Group Acquires Palm Beach International Equestrian Center in Wellington, Florida

3 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Andreas Helgstrand’s Global Equestrian Group Acquires Palm Beach International Equestrian Center in Wellington, Florida
Andreas Helgstrand's Global Equestrian Group will acquire the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center, the world's premier winter destination for dressage and jumping, in what was described as an "unprecedented partnership" with the current ownership group to develop international equestrian sport. Read More

USA Dressage Team Horses Leave for Europe on Way to Tokyo Olympics

4 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on USA Dressage Team Horses Leave for Europe on Way to Tokyo Olympics
United States dressage team horses left Wellington, Florida early Saturday for the flight to Europe and a mandatory quarantine layover on the way to the Olympics in Tokyo. Two Canadian team horses were on the same Dutta Corp. flight. Read More

Australian Olympic Team of Simone Pearce/Destano, Mary Hanna/Calanta, Kelly Layne/Samhitas

4 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Australian Olympic Team of Simone Pearce/Destano, Mary Hanna/Calanta, Kelly Layne/Samhitas
Simone Pearce on Destano, Mary Hanna on Calanta and Kelly Layne on Samhitas were named Friday to Australia's Olympic team. Based on three continents--Australia, Europe and North America--they were the only combinations qualified for the Tokyo Games a month away after other riders withdrew mostly due to the impact of coronavirus on preparations. Read More