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Zanotelli supreme in Grand Prix of Zandhoven

Aug 29th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

29 Aug  2016 The Zanotelli family can look back on a very successful event. Angelica Augustsson-Zanotelli won the 2* Grand Prix, and a few hours later her husband Marlon Modolo Zanotelli won the 4* Flandria Rent en Centrauto Grand Prix with an astonishing round. First starter in the jump-off Michel Hendrix (NED) had a real […]



The international Grand Prix winners of last weekend

Aug 29th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

29.8.2016 25 Aug – 28 Aug 2016 Venue Event Rider Horse  Prize money Stadt Turnier Reiter Pferd  Preisgeld Wiener Neustadt ** CSI Dieter Köfler Askaban          25.000,00 € Ciekocinko *** CSI Jacob Hellström Happy Day ter Putte          25.000,00 € Zandhoven **** CSI Marlon Zanotelli Cool Hand Luke       150.000,00 € Zandhoven ** CSI Angelica […]



CSI 4* Zandhoven: Darragh Kenny on top in Zandhoven

Aug 28th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

28.8.2016 The 1.50m main class of the day at the De Kraal International CSI4* competition was claimed by Darragh Kenny. Only 15 combinations qualified for the jump-off in this class. One after the other combination took the lead, eventually it was Ireland’s Darragh Kenny who set the fastest time. Aboard Fixdesign Funke van ‘t Heike, […]



Great Britain takes the Furusiya FEI Nations Cup in Gijon

Aug 28th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

28 Aug  2016 As usually, the Nations cup at CSIO* Gijon was no walk in the park and it was finally team Great Britan who took the win with pts after two rounds. The British team consisted in Tim Stockdale / Fleur de L’Aube 0-4, Joe Whitaker and Lola V 8-12, Sam Hutton / Happydam […]



Lorenzo De Luca and Limestone Grey, top the standings opf the Championnat of St Moritz.

Aug 28th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

28.8.2016 Italy’s Lorenzo de Luca in the saddle of Stephex Stable’s Limestone Grey (Try Time) couldn’t be beaten in yesterday’s highlight at St Moritz as they topped the standings in the Championnat of St Moritz. The 1’55m class saw a long list of 19 entries advance to the jump off were only 7 would exit […]



Ashford Farm has found a new number one rider

Aug 23rd, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

23.8.2016 Last week Marlon Zanotelli and his wife, Angelica Augustsson announced they’ll go separate ways with Ashford Farms. Today Enda Carroll announced he has found a replacer for Marlon Zanotelli. Irish show jumping rider, Jonathan Gordon will be the new number one rider at Enda Carroll’s Ashford Farms. Gordon will start October 1st at the […]



YouTube: The SFN Auction: A review of the top-class horses on offer

Aug 23rd, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

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The international Grand Prix winners of last weekend

Aug 22nd, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

22 Aug  2016 19 Aug – 21 Aug  2016         Venue Event Rider Horse  Prize money  Stadt Turnier Reiter Pferd  Preisgeld  Ciekocinko ** CSI Nadège Janssen Rye Val Mai          25.000,00 € Wiener Neustadt ** CSI Niall Talbot Nicos de la Cense          25.000,00 € Macon Chaintré *** CSI Romain Potin Impressario […]



The Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup™ Jumping Final in Barcelona, last team competition for the Kaiser, Ludger Beerbaum.

Aug 22nd, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

22 Aug  2016 The Kaiser Ludger Beerbaum has announced that the Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup™ Jumping Final in Barcelona will be his last time in the ring with the team as he has decided to hang his red jacket. The German living legend will still compete internationally but stop with the team. Ludger is the most condecorated […]



Britain’s first Olympic individual Jumping gold

Aug 20th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

20 Aug  .2016 Comeback king Skelton scoops Britain’s first Olympic individual Jumping gold. He broke his neck in a fall 16 years ago, he has a replacement hip, he’s 58 years old, competing at his seventh Olympic Games and he was riding a horse that has been struggling with injury for over two years, but Nick Skelton […]



Nick Skelton and Big Star in GOLD!!!

Aug 20th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

August 20, 2016 The seventh Olympic Games for Nick Skelton has earned him a deserved Golden madal today when riding the amazing Big Star, he completed three fabulous clear rounds in Rio. The first round of the Individual Final in Rio saw 13 riders exit the ring on a clean sheet so Guilherme Jorge shortened […]



The 35 riders qualified for the Olympic Individual Final.

Aug 18th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

August 18, 2016 The thirty five best riders and horses after three rounds, are qualified for Friday’s Individual Olympic Final that will start at 10’00 local time, 15’00 CET. The best pair is Canada’s former Olympic Champion Eric Lamaze and Fine Lady 5 who’ll be last to go on Friday while n°35 is Great Britain’s […]



YouTube: showjumping: Germany wins bronze jump off | Rio 2016 | Sportschau

Aug 18th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

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Team France covered with GOLD!

Aug 17th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

August 17, 2016 Just some days after winning the Gold medal with their three day eventers, team France has confirmed it’s world class by also taking the showjumping team Gold today in Rio! The team competition final started today with four teams in the lead on a clean sheet, Germany, Holland, Brazil and USA and […]



Olympics claim another disqualified ‘victim’ for overly using spurs

Aug 17th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

17 Aug  2016 Stewards at the Olympics games in Rio are right on top of the welfare of the horses competing in the showjumping competition. Last Sunday it were Jur Vrieling and Nicola Phillipearts who got a reprimanded for their behavior on the horse. Today it was  Cassio Rivetti that got disqualified The rider from […]



Four teams in the lead of the team competition in Rio.

Aug 17th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

17 Aug.2016 Four teams have achieved the exploit of ending the first round of the team competition in Rio on a clean sheet . The host nation set the crowd on fire with three riders finishing clear and one on just 4 pts, team Germany, team USA and team Holland are currently in the lead […]



YouTube: Rio/ Dressage Kristina Bröring-Sprehe wins Bronze | Rio 2016 | Sportschau

Aug 16th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

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The opening bid for Zenith SFN set at 500’000€.

Aug 16th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

August 16, 2016 These are the last rounds for Jeroen Dubbeldam and his superstar Zenith SFN that will be auctionned online on September 14th. The opening bid is set on 500’000€ and every bid will be of 50’000€. Zenith SFN will be auctionned together with five other SFN owned horses as Wout Jan Van Der […]



YouTube: Isabell Werth wins Silver | Rio 2016 | Sportschau

Aug 16th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

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Interview Lucy Davis – Riding at her first Olympics

Aug 16th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS, interviews

16 Aug  2016 Being only 23 years old US-show jumping rider Lucy Davis will ride at her very first Olympic Games this year in Rio. For this she trained with German Markus Beerbaum again this year. So after being a bronze-medal-winner at the WEG in 2014 she now faces her newest challenge. In the interview […]



The international Grand Prix winners of last weekend

Aug 15th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

15 Aug  2016 Venue Event Rider Horse  Prize money  Stadt Turnier Reiter Pferd  Preisgeld  Ciekocinko ** CSI Giulia Levi Van Dutch       100.000,00 € Williamsburg ** CSI Andrew Kocher Zantos          25.000,00 € Allersehl *** CSI Marcel Marschall Utopia          50.000,00 € San Giovanni in M. *** CSI Sven Heitkemper Chopin          25.000,00 € Arnas […]



Laura Renwick takes the Millstreet Grand Prix

Aug 15th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

15.8.2016 British Show Jumper Laura Renwick always has a successful week when she pays a visit to the CSI3* show in Millstreet, Ireland. Today she won the 1.60m Grand Prix with the 9 year old gelding Heliodor Hybris (Diamant de Semilly x Cannonball) in fighting fashion. It was a difficult track which saw many riders […]



Marcus Ehning’s Cornado NRW, out, Meredith Michaels Beerbaum and Fibonacci, in!

Aug 14th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

14 Aug.  2016 Following yesterday’s warm up session in Rio, Marcus Ehning’s wonderful Cornado NRW has suffered a small injury and won’t be able to compete today in the first individual qualifier. It will be reserve pair, Meredith Michaels Beerbaum and her amazing Fibonacci who will take their place instead and will represent Germany in […]



Clarissa Crotta takes a Gold Tour win at the Baltica Tour

Aug 13th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

13 Aug  2016 fter a day of Polish wins is it none less then the Swiss Clarissa Crotta who takes home the win in the CSI2* Gold Tour qualifier for the Grand Prix today. Staying ahead of a Polish legion that took over spot two till  five. During a jump-off with thirtheen riders it was […]



Another fright for team France in Rio

Aug 13th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

13  aug  2016 Team France is having some trouble at Rio and two days after the withdrawing of their star Ryan Des Hayettes due to injury, this morning, Penelope Leprevost’s superstar Flora de Mariposa suffered a small colic. That’s why the fabulous chestnut mare did not compete in this morning’s training sesion on the competition […]



Oh D’Eole to retire

Aug 13th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

13 Aug  2016 The Haras de Hus’s top mare, Oh D’Eole (Kannan) retires from the sport at the age of 14. After a long and successfull career at the highest level, Oh D’Eole will now start a new career as a brood mare. Under Germany’s Marc Bettinger, the beautiful black mare won the German Championships […]



Emotional roller-coaster on opening day of Olympic Dressage

Aug 11th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

11 Aug 2016 by Louise Parkes   Great tests from both Dorothee Schneider and Sonke Rothenberger have given Team Germany a firm hold at the top of both the individual and team leaderboards after the opening day of Olympic Dressage at Deodoro Olympic Park in Rio de Janeiro (BRA) today. The Grand Prix is the […]



Ryan Des Hayettes definitely out for Rio

Aug 10th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

10 Aug 2016 Simon Delestre has anounced that his superstar Ryan Des Hayettes is definitely out for the Olympic Games in Rio as a small fracture on his hind leg’s knee cap has been found after undergoing an MRI scan today. It will be the reserve pair Philippe Rozier and Rahotep de Toscane who’ll fill […]



RIO / France: Ryan Des Hayettes, uncertain to compete in Rio.

Aug 10th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

August 10, 2016 Simon Delestre’s superstar Ryan Des Hayettes has hurt his knee cap in his stable in Rio and it is not yet certain that the little chesnut wonder will be able to compete for team France in Rio. He is being looked after by Jerome Thevenot, team France’s official Veterinary and will undergo an […]



Switzerland / USA: New ride for USA’s Katie Dinan.

Aug 10th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

August 10, 2016 USA’s Katie Dinan has a new ride in Pius Schwizer former ride, the 9 years old gelding Tarioso Manciais (Arioso du Theillet x First Bride). Since the beginniçng of the year, when Arioso Manciais joined Pius Schwizer’s string of horses, the pair has won a class at the Mediterranean Equestrian Tour and […]



Spain / USA: Don Vito to Emily Moffitt.

Aug 10th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

August 9, 2016 Spain’s Sergio Alvarez Moya has sold his promising 8 years old gelding Don Vito (Quaprice Z x Jus de Pomme) to the States. The new owner is Poden Farm and he will continue his sports career further under Emily Moffitt. Don Vito and Sergio Alvarez Moya had already achieved top placings in […]



Nine Olympic show jumping facts to know …

Aug 9th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

9  Aug  2016   By bram Van Hulle    While the Eventing riders are battling it out for the medals at the Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games, the show jumping horses and riders are on their way to the sunny Brasil to start their competition for eternal glory.  On Sunday August 14th, the show jumping […]



The international Grand Prix winners of last weekend

Aug 8th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

  8.8.2016 5 Aug – 7 Aug  2016         Venue Event Rider Horse  Prize money  Stadt Turnier Reiter Pferd  Preisgeld  Herluftmagle *** CSI Sören Pedersen Tailormade Chaloubet          30.000,00 € Verden ** CSI Andreas Kreuzer Stalido          25.000,00 € Beervelde *** CSI Maximillian Schmid Chacon          30.000,00 € San Giovanni in M. […]



Edwina Tops Alexander stays in the lead of the LGCT 2016 overall standings.

Aug 7th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

August 7, 2016 With only the LGCT  legs in Rome and Vienna to go before the final in Doha, Edwina Tops Alexander holds on to her lead on the overall standings of the 2016 LGCT. Edwina is currently in the lead on 265pts followed closely by yesterday’s Grand Prix winner Rolf-Göran Bengston who has 240pts. […]



YouTube: Video highlights CSI4* A Coruña 2016

Aug 4th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

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Jumping – Longines Rankings – N° 187 – 31/07/2016 (include validated results from 01/08/2015 to 31/07/2016) Christian Ahlmann new No 1 1

Aug 4th, 2016 | By | Category: Allgemein

4Aug  2016 Rank Previous Athlete NF Points Number of Results 1 2 AHLMANN, Christian GER 3204 102 2 1 DELESTRE, Simon FRA 3140 99 3 4 LEPREVOST, Penelope FRA 2909 84 4 5 FARRINGTON, Kent USA 2885 90 5 3 WARD, Mclain USA 2834 72 6 6 BRASH, Scott GBR 2720 66 7 8 DEUSSER, […]



Eventing – FEI World Eventing Athlete Rankings – N° 116 – 31/07/2016 (include validated results from 01/08/2015 to 31/07/2016)

Aug 4th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

4 Aug  2016 Rank Previous Athlete NF Points 1 1 JUNG, Michael GER 599 2 2 BURTON, Christopher AUS 457 3 3 DUTTON, Phillip USA 452 4 4 PRICE, Tim NZL 445 5 5 ROSE, Shane AUS 442 6 6 TODD, Mark NZL 421 7 7 MARTIN, Boyd USA 391 8 8 TATTERSALL, Gemma GBR […]



Olympic Dressage: Can Britain’s golden couple do it again?

Aug 3rd, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

3 Aug  2016 By Louise Parkes You could hardly have scripted it better when Great Britain’s Dressage riders scooped Olympic team gold on home turf at the London 2012 Olympic Games in Greenwich Park. A day after their jumpers topped the team podium for the first time in 60 years it was the turn of […]



Super-talented young trio take Longines titles at Ermelo

Aug 2nd, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

2 Aug  2016   The five-year-old Victoria’s Secret, the six-year-old Fiontini and the seven-year-old Sezuan were the shining stars at the Longines FEI/WBFSH World Breeding Dressage Championships for Young Horses that took place at the headquarters of the Dutch Equestrian Federation in Ermelo (NED) over the weekend. The event, which attracted over 20,000 spectators, is […]



LGCT Valkenswaard Serves As Last Olympic Warm Up

Aug 2nd, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

2 Aug  2016 25 Olympic Riders at LGCT Valkenswaard ahead of Rio Games       Photo: LGCT / Stefano Grasso   An impressive 25 of the 2016 Rio Olympics-named show jumpers will be in action for the Longines Global Champions Tour of Valkenswaard – one of the final CSI5* competitions ahead of this year’s […]



Dressage – FEI Youth Dressage World Ranking List – P – N° 19 – 31/07/2016 (include validated results from 01/08/2015 to 31/07/2016)

Aug 2nd, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

2Aug 2016 Rank Previous Athlete Horse NF Points 1 1 SCHROER, Tabea DANILO 80 GER 2081 2 2 Van PEPERSTRATEN, Daphne WONDERFUL GIRL NED 2008 3 3 CHRISTENSEN, Louise VEGELINS GOYA DEN 1946 4 4 SCHUSTER, Inga Katharina NK CYRILL GER 1934 5 5 KUINTJES, Zoe ELIN’S NONCISDADOR NED 1886 6 6 HYRM, Sara Aagaard […]



Dressage – FEI Youth Dressage World Ranking List – Ch – N° 18 – 31/07/2016 (include validated results from 01/08/2015 to 31/07/2016)

Aug 2nd, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

2.8.2016 Rank Previous Athlete Horse NF Points 1 1 ARISTOVA, Ekaterina SHANIA RUS 1765 2 3 IVANOVA, Polina NORLUNDS CARTOON RUS 1702 3 10 RUSAKOVA, Taisia TERRANO RUS 1580 4 5 DURANTI, Maria Vittoria COCO FEE ITA 1574 5 6 VOLPINI, Alessia MAY ITA 1571 6 28 GUSEYNOVA, Anna LAUDA RUS 1522 7 4 PINTO, […]



Dressage – FEI Youth Dressage World Ranking List – U25 – N° 19 – 31/07/2016 (include validated results from 01/08/2015 to 31/07/2016)

Aug 2nd, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

2.8.2016             Rank Previous Rider Horse   Points 1 12 MERRALD, Nanna Skodborg TRANEENGGAARDS AKONDO DEN 1822 2 1 PORSCHE, Diana DI SANDRO AUT 1807 3 3 ROOS, Laurence FIL ROUGE BEL 1778 4 2 KIENBAUM, Florine DOKTOR SCHIWAGO 3 GER 1777 5 4 KOOYMAN, Stephanie WINSTON NED 1715 6 […]



Aris CMS under Piergiorgio Bucci in Valkenswaard

Aug 2nd, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

2.8.2016 Janika Sprunger’s Aris CMS (Nassau) will be seen under Piergiorgio Bucci’s saddle this week in Valkenswaard for the 12th leg of the Longines Global Champions Tour. His rider will then be in Rio for the 2016 Olympic Games representing Switzerland so Piergiorgio Bucci will keep Aris CMS fit meanwhile. It is not yet known […]



Dressage – FEI World Individual Dressage Ranking – N° 187 – 31/07/2016

Aug 2nd, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

2 Aug 2016 Dressage – FEI World Individual Dressage Ranking – N° 187 – 31/07/2016 (include validated results from 01/08/2015 to 31/07/2016) Rank Previous Athlete Horse NF Points 1 1 BRÖRING-SPREHE, Kristina DESPERADOS FRH GER 2766 2 52 WERTH, Isabell WEIHEGOLD OLD GER 2569 3 15 SCHNEIDER, Dorothee SHOWTIME FRH GER 2454 4 2 FERRER […]



Guido Klatte is the new 2016 Young Riders European Champion.

Aug 2nd, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

August 2, 2016 Germany’s Guido Klatte is the brand new Young Riders 2016 European Champion. At Millstreet in Ireland, Guido Klatte and Qinghai took the Gold following their double clear round in the Finals to beat Holland’s rising star Lisa Nooren aboard her wonderful Sabech D’Ha who took the Silver medal and Switzerland’s Vladya Reverdin […]



The international Grand Prix winners of last weekend

Aug 1st, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

1 Aug  2016 29 Jul – 31 Jul  2016 Venue Event Rider Horse  Prize money Stadt Turnier Reiter Pferd  Preisgeld Lier *** CSI Sven van Dijck Vici R          50.000,00 € Bromont *** CSI-W Jonathan McCrea Special Lux       100.000,00 € Hickstead ***** CSIO Billy Twomey Lizzie Mary       200.000,00 € Dinard ***** CSI Christian […]



CSI 5* Dinard: Christian Ahlmann on top in Dinard.

Aug 1st, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

1 Aug  2016 With 15 entries qualified for the jump off, the shortened track of the Grand Prix de la Ville de Dinard needed speed and skill of riders and horses to have a place among the best ones. Belgium’s Jerome Guery and his experienced Papillon Z (Perhaps) entered the ring as third to go […]



CSIO5* Hickstead: Billy Twomey takes the Longines King George V Gold Cup

Aug 1st, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

1 Aug  2016. Ireland’s Billy Twomey aboard Lizziemary (Cabri D’Elle) couldn’t be beaten in CSIO5* Hickstead’s featured class, the prestigious Longines King George V Gold Cup. Thirteen pairs ended the first round on a clean sheet to advance to the jump off were no less than eight of them achieved a double clear. Billy Twomey […]



CSI 3* Ommen: Frank Schuttert wins his own sponsored Grand Prix in Ommen.

Aug 1st, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

1 Aug  2016 The Grand Prix of CSI3* Ommen saw his sponsor’s son Frank Schutttert take the blue ribbon aboard his feisty Winchester W (Numero Uno). Only 6 pairs out of 53 starters would exit the ring on a clean sheet to advance to the jump off were the home riders proved unbeatable and took […]



The Longines Trophy in La Coruna to Gudrun Patteet.

Aug 1st, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

1 Aug  2016 Gudrun Patteet is on fire and just a week after her win in Ascona, the Belgian lady rider aboard her speedy Sea Coast Pebbles (Picasso Z) won the Longines Trophy at CSI5* La Coruna. The 1’50m winning round event saw Gudrun and Pebbles enter the ring as first to go for the […]



Germany takes super win at Nations Cup in Hickstead

Jul 30th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

30.7.2016 Only two weeks after their triumph at the CHIO Aachen the German team  (foto) showed again that horses and riders are in top condition. Supported by their national trainer Otto Becker three riders managed to finish the first round without penalty points so that the fourth rider, Ludger Beerbaum did not even have to […]



Will it be Kentucky that host the World Equestrian Games in 2018?

Jul 27th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

27.7.2016 After a contract to hold the 2018 World Equestrian Games in Bromont, Quebec fell through, officials at the Kentucky Horse Park are hoping they get a chance to be host. The World Equestrian Games are often called the Olympics of the Sport Horse World. “Lexington does big events for horses better than anywhere else […]



WBFSH Ranking: Zimequest Chesall on top for a third consecutive month.

Jul 27th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

July 27, 2016 For a third consecutive month, Simon Delestre’s top ride Zimequest Chesall (Casall) tops the standings of the WBFSH Ranking. In the period from October 1st till June 30th, the 11 years old Holsteiner gelding  has collected a total amount of 1375pts. Kent Farrington’s BWP mare Gazelle (Kashmir vh Schuttershof) is 2nd on […]



INTERVIEW: Patrice Delaveau about his new prospects and Orient Express *HDC

Jul 27th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

27 Jul  2016 By Editorial Equnews.com Following the health problems of Patrice Delaveau’s Orient Express *HDC, Delaveau has retired his top show jumping horse from the Olympic Games in Rio. The team of Equnews France took some time to sit back and chat with one of France’s top show jumping riders. Orient Express *HDC will […]



Olympics: what can the athletes earn, besides eternal glory ?

Jul 27th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

27  Jul  2016 By Editorial Equnews.com Although the International Olympic Comité (IOC) does earn over 500,000,000 USD in television broadcast rights only /year on the Olympic Games, not a dime is going to the athletes themselves. That might be a very questionable decision from the IOC, certainly as it is thanks to the efforts and […]



FEI Welcomes Russian Athletes in Rio

Jul 26th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

26.12.2016 Ingmar De Vos, the Federation Internationale Equestrie (FEI) president has announced the Russian riders will be able to compete at next month’s Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. The International Olympic Comité (IOC) decided yesterday Russia wouldn’t be collectively excluded from the Games. It is up to the different federations to disqualify or welcome […]



Germany claims four-time gold at Dressage Championships in Valencia

Jul 26th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

26 Jul 2016 25 Jul 2016 By Louise Parkes   Team Germany more than lived up to expectations at the FEI European Dressage Championships for Young Riders, Juniors and Children 2016 staged in Valencia (ESP) which drew to a close yesterday, when taking gold in four of the eight Championship categories. They completely dominated the […]



Road To The Olympics: McLain Ward Has HH Azur More Than Ready For Rio

Jul 26th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

26   Jul  2016 By: McLain Ward as told to Catie Staszak After officially making the U.S. Olympic Show Jumping Team with his superstar mare HH Azur on June 29, McLain Ward packed his bags yet again and set off for the prestigious Aachen CHIO in Germany. Ward brought all three of his top mounts to […]



Mario Deslauriers Wins Modified Grand Prix at International Bromont

Jul 25th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

25.7.2016 On Saturday, Bromont’s favorite son, Mario Deslauriers, once again pleased the crowd by winning the Modified Grand Prix event at the Bromont Olympic Equestrian Park during the International Bromont CSI2*. 28 Pairs Start Out The Modified Grand Prix event had 28 horse and rider combinations competing, including Mario Deslauriers, his daughter Lucy as well […]



Canadian Olympian Beth Underhill Wins $100,000 CSI2* Classic at Ottawa International Horse Show

Jul 25th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

25.7.2016 In a thrilling conclusion to two weeks of world-class show jumping competition at Wesley Clover Parks, Underhill topped a 19-horse starting field in dramatic fashion to claim victory in the $100,000 CSI2* Classic. The packed crowd was treated to a spectacular day of sport, as 15 riders were clear over the first round track […]



Andreas Erni leaves Stall Bengtsson & Kristoffersen

Jul 25th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

25 Jul  2016 By Equnews.org   If you are looking for an exciting stable to work? Now is your time to apply for the job of your dreams as Rolf-Göran Bengtsson is looking for a new rider to help him at his stables. “Our stable jockey for the last 6 years, Andreas Erni, has decided to […]



CSI3* Jacubowice: Kamil Grzelczyk and Wibaro take the Grand Prix win

Jul 25th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

25 Jul 2016 It was Poland’s Kamil Grzelczyk and Wibaro (Balou du Rouet) who achieved the fastest of three double clear rounds in yesterday’s 1’60m Grand Prix at CSI3* Jacubowice to take the glory. Runner up position went to Holland’s Jelmer Hoekstra in the saddle of Arakorn (Cantos) while Poland’s Michal Ziebicki and Heartbreaker S […]



Nicola Philippaerts makes it a home win in Knokke

Jul 25th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

25 Jul  2016 Nicola Philippaerts and Ustina Sitte (Clinton) made it a wonderful home win in yesterday’s CSI3* Knokke 1’50m Grand Prix achieving the only double clear round of the event. His compatriot Hendrik Denutte aboard Antigone Quality (Berlin) had a rail down to take runner up position while France’s Titouan Schumacher et Oceane de […]



Girl power at CSI4* Ascona’s Grand Prix

Jul 25th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

July 25, 2016 The lady riders couldn’t be beaten in yesterday’s highlight at CSI4* Ascona, the Longines Grand Prix of Ascona presented by LGT Private banking. With a long list of 13 entries advancing to round two, Belgium’s talented lady rider Gudrun Patteet and her fabulous Sea Coast Atlantic (Schilling) achieved the fastest time, stopping […]



Lorenzo de Luca completes his successful week in Dublin with G.P win

Jul 24th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

24 Jul 2016 By Lorinda Equnews.com – 1 hour ago   Italian rider Lorenzo de Luca has had a tremendous week at the Discover Ireland Dublin Horse Show, clocking up a total of 6 wins. He started off with a brilliant win on the first day in the Sport Ireland Classic speed class, he then […]



Hallundbaek makes it a Danish win in the CSi2* Silver Grand Prix of Knokke

Jul 24th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

24 Jul  2016 In this mornings Grand Prix for the Silver league CSI2* it was the Danish Emil Hallundbaek who was not messing around as she left Belgian riders Niels Bruynseels and Jan Claeys far behind. With twelve combinations in the jump-off it the crowd in Knokke got served with a exciting battle for the […]



The international Grand Prix winners of last weekend

Jul 24th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS, RESULTS ONLY

24.7.2016 22 Jul- 24 Jul 2016         Venue Event Rider Horse  Prize money  Stadt Turnier Reiter Pferd  Preisgeld  Tryon **** CSI Todd Minikus Quality Girl       216.000,00 € Dettighofen ** CSI Steve Guerdat Albführen´s Happiness          25.000,00 € Knokke ** CSI Simon Delestre Chesall Zimequest          50.000,00 € Dublin ***** CSIO Lorenzo […]



CSI** Fontainebleau: Nicolas Delmotte wins Grand Prix +++ results from Saturday and Sunday +++

Jul 24th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS, RESULTS ONLY

24 Jul 2016 Fontainebleau (FRA): CSI2* 2016-07-24 Class 16: Grand Prix Two Rounds (1.45m) 1 Nicolas Delmotte Alex Van Pollaert FRA Ilex VP (BWP) Stallion \ 2008 \ Diamant de Semilly x Darco € 6.150 0/0/48.89 2 Rik Hemeryck Stephan Marty BEL Bretling du Paradis Z (Z) Stallion \ 2008 \ Bamako de Muze x […]



CSI3*-W Bratislava (SVK): Jaclyn Duff wins Grand Prix +++ results from Saturday and Sunday +++

Jul 24th, 2016 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS, RESULTS ONLY

24 JUl 2016   2016-07-24 Class 10: World Cup Two Rounds (1.50-1.60m) 1 Jaclyn Duff Mike & Corinne Van Belle-Verstraete CAN Pater Noster (BWP) Gelding \ 2002 \ Parco x Heartbreaker € 7.750 0/0,00/55.71 2 Kathrin Müller Van Uytvanck-Vervaet GER Felitia DH (BWP) Mare \ 2005 \ Querlybet Hero x Apollonios xx € 6.200 0/4,00/48.00 […]