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CEI Fontainebleau a great success

Oct 17th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

During two days at the weekend Fontainebleau gathered 300 horsemen, spread over five races for it’s internationa endurance festival. They set out on eight loops in the forest, with elevations of 200 to 570 meters and distances ranging from 60 to 180 kilometers and saw no accidents. In Fontainebleau, eleven nations were represented, and France, which […]



Asia Horse Week launched in 2018

Oct 17th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Alongside the Longines Masters of Hong Kong, now in its 6 th edition, EEM launches the first edition of the Asian Horse Week, from February 8th to 11th 2018. Introducing the NEW Asian annual rendezvous of the equestrian community, Christophe Ameeuw, CEO of EEM a,d Founder of the Longines Masters Series Paris – Hong Kong – New York, and […]



THE MAGNIFICENT MET MOUNTED POLICE RETURN TO OLYMPIA, THE LONDON INTERNATIONAL HORSE SHOW

Oct 17th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

The Mounted Branch of the Metropolitan Police are set to make a fiery return to Olympia, The London International Horse Show (12-18 December, 2017). Adding to this year’s stellar line-up of entertainment, the Mounted Branch of the Metropolitan Police will be returning with their breath-taking Activity Ride, a phenomenal demonstration of skill and bravery as […]



British entry for Le Mans CDI

Oct 17th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

The following horse and rider combinations have been selected to represent Great Britain at the Le Mans CDI, 19 – 22 October: Big Tour Sarah Millis (36) from Horsham, West Sussex with Katja Kuistila’s Hofjuwel (dark brown, gelding, 16.2hh, 12yrs, Hofrat x Davignon I) Louise Bell (46) from Banbury, Warwickshire with her own Into the Blue (pictured) (roan, gelding, 16.2hh, 11yrs, […]



Peter Phillips to take over at Gatcombe Festival

Oct 17th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Peter Phillips, brother of Zara Tindall and therefore the son of Capt Mrk phillips and HRH Anne, the Princess Royal, is to take over as director at the Festival of British Eventing at his ancestral home of Gatcombe Park, where his father is currently Chairman and course designer. Captain Mark Phillips, Chairman of The Festival […]



Haddon Grooms Award nominations open

Oct 17th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

If you know a groom who deserves especial recognition for theor efforts behind the scenes,  nominations for the 2017 Haddon Grooms Awards are now open. With the continuing media coverage facilitating the rising awareness of the important role grooms play in their rider’s success and none more so than ever of those who supported the […]



Another record for Michael Jung

Oct 17th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Michael Jung created another record at the weekend when he won the CCI1* at Strzegom, Poland riding Choclat.  He finished the competition on his very impressive dressage score of 22.8 which is believed to be the lowest winning penalty score at a CCI ever.  Andreas Dibowski  and Yoshi Oiwa won the CCI3* and CIC3* sections […]



Video: Henrik Von Eckermann | Cincitty | Großer Preis | Longines Equestrian Beijing Masters 2017

Oct 17th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

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Hemingway van de Pandeborre leaves Robinson Maupiler

Oct 16th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Two weeks ago French show jumping rider, Robinson Maupiler was competing at the international horse show in Opglabbeek aboard the 10-year-old Hemingway van de Padenborre. Now the show jumping rider confirms the BWP-sire has been sold. The 10-year-old Diamant de Semilly-son was bred by Belgium’s André Leemans and is the half brother of Toronto van […]



Rider List for Helsinki International Horse Show CSI5*-W

Oct 16th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

The second qualifier in the 2017 Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping Western European League is set to take place at the Helsinki International Horse Show CSI5*-W between October 19-22 in Finland. Over the span of the competition, fifty international athletes will attempt to to secure prize money, points towards the Longines FEI Ranking, and qualifying points for […]



Roberto Brenna suspended

Oct 16th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Due to an unsportsmanlike behaviour at the 2017 Italian Dressage Championships, the Italien dressage rider Roberto Brenna has been suspended by the Italian Equestrian Federation (FISE) for one month. The rider had won bronze in the Senior Technical Dressage Championship after placing third in the Grand Prix behind Valentina Truppa and Micol Rustignoli, but ahead of […]



Tickets Now on Sale for FEI World Equestrian Games Tryon 2018 in Mill Spring, North Carolina, USA on September 11-23, 2018

Oct 16th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Click here for FEI World Equestrian Games™ Tryon 2018 tickets. Click here for WEG Ticket FAQ. Click here for 2018 FEI WEG Lodging  Tryon, NC – USA – October 16, 2017 – Tickets for the FEI World Equestrian GamesTM Tryon 2018(WEG) are now on sale. Set for September 11 through September 23 in the scenic Carolinas region […]



Video: Get ready for the new season of the FEI World Cup™ Dressage!

Oct 16th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

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Discover Dressage Committed to $1 Million 4-Year Program for American Youth Program

Oct 16th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

WELLINGTON, Florida, Oct. 15, 2017–Discover Dressage, a newly formed group named as title sponsor of United States Emerging Dressage Athlete Program, has committed to donate $1 million over the next four years to American junior, young rider and under-25 development efforts. The emerging athlete program was formed by uniting youth development programs of the U.S. […]



Fifteen Dressage Colts Entered for 2017 Danish Warmblood Autumn Stallion Performance Testing

Oct 16th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

The 2017 Danish warmblood autumn stallion performance testing is set to begin on 23 October 2017 at the Torring riding centre. Twenty-five stallions are entered for the test and fifteen of them are dressage bred. Of the group of 25 colts, 9 will be dressage tested, 7 will be show jumping tested and 9 will be […]



Facts, Figures and Quotes after the World Cup in Oslo

Oct 16th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Facts and Figures: 38 horse-and-rider combinations from 17 different countries competed in today’s first leg of the Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping 2017/2018 Western European League in Oslo, Norway. This League consists of 13 qualifiers in 10 countries. The Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping 2017/2018 Final will take place in Paris (FRA) from 10 to […]



Carlos Hank Jr. and Quantador Take Top Honors in the $35,000 LA Saddlery Grand Prix of the Pacific

Oct 16th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Del Mar International Welcome Week Ends with an Exciting Down to the Wire Jump Off in Sunday’s Grand Prix Del Mar International Welcome Week came to a thrilling close on Sunday afternoon with the $35,000 LA Saddlery Grand Prix of the Pacific. The week’s finale event drew 34 entries to Del Mar Horsepark’s grand prix […]



Tryon Fall IV Concludes With Top Honors Presented to Lauren Tisbo and Mr. Visto in $25,000 1.45m Sunday Classic

Oct 16th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Mill Spring, NC – October 15, 2017 – Competition concluded for Tryon Fall IV on Sunday, October 15, at Tryon International Equestrian Center (TIEC) featuring classes on the Grass Complex at the venue. The day featured a victory for Lauren Tisbo (USA) and Mr. Visto in the $25,000 1.45m Sunday Classic, the highlight class of the crowd-favorite […]



Millstreet Ruby bows out at the age of 33

Oct 14th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

One of the most successful and well-known Irish Show Jumping mares of the last century, the traditionally-bred Irish Sport Horse Millstreet Ruby passed away recently at her home in Millstreet Co. Cork, at the age of 33. Owned and bred by Noel C Duggan at the Green Glens Arena in Co Cork, Millstreet Ruby was […]



Victory for Markus Beerbaum in Silver Tour MET

Oct 14th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

It’s Germany’s Markus Beerbaum who speds to the win in the MET Silver tour with jump off. He attacked this 1m40 course with his Carlito’s Way 6 (by Casall) with whom he finished in only 40.13 seconds after a nine combinations strong jump-off. He stayed ahead of New-Zealand’s Grant Wilson who jumped a clear round […]



Daniel Deusser speeds to Grand Prix victory in Oslo

Oct 14th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

It looked a heavy Grand Prix at the Oslo Horse show in Norway. The 1.50 – 1.60m Grand Prix saw a total of  over 40 combinations at the start, only seven placed for the jump-off. After an exciting second round only three combinations remained clear. Eventually Daniel Deusser jumped to victory aboard the 9-year-old Z-sire, […]



Team Lauren Hough wins the team jumping competition

Oct 14th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

The international classes of the Longines Equestrian Beijing Masters 2017 began on Saturday evening in the Olympic Stadium in Beijing with the team jumping competition under floodlights, where each team comprises of one top international show-jumper and two Chinese riders. It was a particularly successful prelude for Lauren Hough (USA), Rima Da (CHN) and Abai […]



US Equestrian Announces Erik Duvander as New Eventing Performance Director

Oct 14th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

The United States Equestrian Federation (US Equestrian) is pleased to announce the appointment of Erik Duvander as the new Performance Director for Eventing, effective October 16, 2017. Duvander joins US Equestrian with over 30 years of strategic planning and program development at the high-performance level. Duvander transitioned from a competitive rider into a coaching role […]



Laura Renwick jumps to glory in Vilamoura

Oct 14th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

A multi-winner the previous week, Laura Renwick bounced back to form in Vilamoura, Portugal, to take victory in the top £8 1.45m two-phase on Bintang II.  The pair held off the challenges of 94 other competitors, the Tangelo Van De Zuuthoeve/Oprlando 11-year-old – bred by the Bleekman family in Devon – finishing with 0.45 sec […]



Revanche: Maikel van der Vleuten pays off with win in Oslo

Oct 14th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Yesterday evening he came in third place in the 1m50 evening course in Oslo, now it’s Maikel van der Vleuten who wins the 1m45 against the clock. In the saddle of his VDL Groep Quatro (by Quaprice Bois Margot) he took his revanche and finished with the fastest time of 52.89 seconds after a clear round. […]



HH Radco sold to Switzerland

Oct 14th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Switzerland’s Camille Böhning has invested in a new mount. Delice du Haras des Barrages has been sold from Lutz Jumping Horses to the Swiss rider through Frantz Ducci. The 8-year-old sBs-sire was born in the field with Belgium’s Catheline Philippron. The brown-son of HH RAdco and V.Quartz (by Baloubet du Rouet) jumped at an international […]



Tryon World Equestrian Games Dressage Officials Announced

Oct 14th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Anne Gribbons of the United States will be president of the World Equestrian Games seven-member ground jury for dressage at Tryon, North Carolina next September. The other members of the committee named by the International Equestrian Federation (FEI) are: Mariette Sanders-Van Gansewinkel of the Netherlands, Andrew Gardner of Great Britain, Katrina Wüst of Germany, Annette Fransen Iacobaeus […]



Video: Livestream – Presentation of the auction horses

Oct 14th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

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Speed devil Leopold van Asten victorious in Oslo

Oct 14th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

For a long moment it seemed that it would be Maikel van der Vleuten who would take the win in Oslo’s 1m50 course. But it was fellow Dutchman Leopold van Asten who will go home with the victory. In the saddle of his VDL Groep Miss Untouchable (by Chacco-Blue) he finished in just 60.89 seconds, […]



Junior Hunter Champions Are Crowned at The Pennsylvania National Horse Show

Oct 14th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Hunters with their young riders competing in the Junior Hunter Divisions concluded on Friday, the second day of competition at the Pennsylvania National Horse Show, presented by the Lindsay Maxwell Charitable Fund.  The PA National is held at the Farm Show Complex, October 12-21, in Harrisburg, PA. The Champion in the Large Junior Hunter 15 and Under […]



Pre-Sale Tickets Now Available for Customers of WEF, AGDF, PBIEC, CHP, and TIEC for FEI World Equestrian Games Tryon 2018!

Oct 14th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

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O’Hanlon Earns CCI*** Dressage Lead at The 2017 Dutta Corp. Fair Hill International

Oct 14th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Spectators were greeted with crisp, fall weather Friday at the 2017 Dutta Corp. Fair Hill International Three-Day Event. At the conclusion of dressage, Selena O’Hanlon and Foxwood High lead the CCI*** while Thursday’s CCI** leaders, Tamra Smith and Sunsprite Syrius, keep hold of their top position. Selena O’Hanlon and Foxwood High are winners of the […]



Todd Minikus Pilots Quality Girl to Quality Win in Tryon Fall IV $6,000 Nutrena® 1.40m Power & Speed CSI 3*

Oct 13th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Todd Minikus (USA) and Quality Girl started their week off on a positive note, besting 60 horse and rider combinations in the $6,000 Nutrena® 1.40m Power & Speed, on Wednesday October 11, at Tryon International Equestrian Center (TIEC). Roberto Teran (COL) captured the second-place position aboard Brilliant Du Rouet, a 2005 Oldenburg gelding (Balou Du […]



Liverpool International announces new pony classes

Oct 13th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

This year’s Liverpool International Horse Show will see exciting Pony Grand Prix showjumping classes for all three height divisions. The pony classes always prove hugely popular and 2017 is the first year all three 128cm, 138cm and 148cm Grand Prix Championships will take place. Making the classes even more special is the fact that for […]



Video: Livestream – Free jumping test of show-jumping horses

Oct 13th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

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Land Rover North America announces title sponsorship of Kentucky Three-Day Event

Oct 13th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Equestrian Events, Inc. (EEI), producer of the iconic Kentucky Three-Day Event, and the United States Equestrian Federation (USEquestrian) join with Land Rover North America to announce that Land Rover is assuming title sponsorship of the Kentucky Three-Day Event, signing a four-year agreement. Taking place at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, April 26-29, 2018, the […]



Equestrian Canada Recognizes Dressage Prince Edward Island with Dressage Volunteer of the Month Award for September

Oct 13th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Ottawa, ON, Oct. 12, 2017 – Equestrian Canada (EC) is pleased to announce that Dressage Prince Edward Island (DPEI) has been chosen to receive the September 2017 Dressage Volunteer of the Month Award. DPEI is a volunteer organization that has offered dressage shows in PEI for over 20 years. The team is comprised of Chairperson, […]



Jorge Bernhard and Lisa Lazarus Resign from Equestrian Canada Board

Oct 13th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Ottawa, ON, Oct. 12, 2017 – Jorge Bernhard and Lisa Lazarus have respectfully tendered their resignations from their positions as Directors on the Equestrian Canada (EC) Board, effective immediately. Bernhard of Clarksburg, ON first joined the Board in 2015, and served a one-year term as President, using his vital knowledge and experience in the areas […]



Farrington and Ward to Highlight Show Jumping Line-up at Toronto’s Royal Horse Show

Oct 13th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Toronto, Ontario – Kent Farrington and McLain Ward, both representing the United States, headline the list of international show jumping competitors at this year’s CSI4*-W Royal Horse Show, held as part of the 95th annual Royal Agricultural Winter Fair from November 3 through 12, 2017, in Toronto, ON. Currently ranked number one and number two […]



Kristen Vanderveen and Bull Run’s Faustino De Tili Ride to Strong Win in $35,000 Suncast® Commercial Welcome Stake CSI 3*

Oct 13th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Mill Spring, NC – October 12, 2017 – Kristen Vanderveen (USA) and Bull Run’s Faustino De Tili topped 82 horse and rider pairs in the Tryon Fall IV $35,000 Suncast® Commercial Welcome Stake CSI 3*, stopping the short course timers at a blazing 35.26 seconds. Kent Farrington (USA) and Dublin were just seven-hundredths of a […]



Interview with Ludger Beerbaum

Oct 13th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

The 7th Longines Equestrian Beijing Masters is being held from Friday to Sunday in the Olympic Stadium in Beijing. The German equestrian sport icon Ludger Beerbaum has been on board as a co-organiser from the very start and he revealed in an interview how his commitment in China began, which challenges the Chinese equestrian sport […]



Dressage in Turkey Thrives as New Champions are Crowned at 2017 Turkish Championships

Oct 13th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

With the sport of dressage gaining popularity and growing in Turkey each year, the 2017 Turkish Dressage Championships at the Kemer Country Club in Istanbul on 6 – 8 October 2017 featured a compact but promising field of younth riders and two seniors. The 2017 Turkish champions are Asya Eksioglu, Dila Akbacakoglu, Derin Lara Ekici, and […]



Venice Beach sold to Double H Farm

Oct 12th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

The 8-year-old Venice Beach 5 (Voltaire x Escudo I) has been sold to the USA. Venice was bred and owned by Carsten Meyer-Nordhorn and sold to Double H Farm. Under the saddle of Clarissa Crotta, the mare was developed up to an international 1.50m three-star level. The new rider will be Quentin Judge. The American […]



Legendary Clinton passed away

Oct 12th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

This morning the legendary show jumping stallion, Clinton has passed away aged 24-years-old. Clinton passed away duo to his age. Ridden by Dirk Demeersman, Clinton himself was a phenomenon in the international showjumping ring, while in breeding he is perhaps of even greater class. The son of the legendary Corrado I competed at the Olympic […]



International Riders List for Longines Equestrian Beijing Masters CSI3*

Oct 12th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

The 2017 Longines Equestrian Beijing Masters is set to take place from October 13th-15th at the Bird’s Nest, the Olympic Stadium in Beijing, China. In the seventh edition of the tournament, the best Chinese riders will compete against the sport’s top international athletes, with the event culminating in Sunday’s Longines Grand Prix on Sunday, previously won by Switzerland’s Jane […]



Split Rock Jumping Tour to Host 2018 Longines FEI World Cup™ Qualifier

Oct 12th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

The Split Rock Jumping Tour (SRJT) has been selected by the Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI) to host a Longines FEI World Cup™ Qualifier. Starting in 2018, the SRJT will become one of only 14 events selected to take part in the FEI World Cup™ Jumping North American League (NAL). “We are honored and absolutely thrilled to be chosen by […]



Horse stunt act “Luminoso” to perform at the Liverpool International Horse Show 2017

Oct 12th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Never seen before in the UK’, the ‘Luminoso’ horse act is set to dazzle crowds with a bespoke performance exclusively designed for the world-class equestrian event taking place at the Echo Arena between 29th-31st December. The performance will be a one-of-a-kind opportunity to see award-winning, internationally renowned riders take to the Echo Arena and perform a […]



International Polo Club Palm Beach Awarded U.S. Open Polo Championship® for 2019-2021

Oct 12th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Wellington, FL – October 11, 2017 – The United States Polo Association® (USPA) Board of Governors, Committees, Subsidiary Boards, Club Delegates, Members and staff met in the Pacific Northwest Circuit in Stevenson, Washington, September 27-30, for the 2017 USPA Board of Governors and Annual Member Meeting. Following much discussion, the top USPA national tournaments: U.S. Open […]



Victoria Colvin Claims Championships Honors at Capital Challenge Horse Show

Oct 12th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Upper Marlboro, Md. – October 11, 2017 – Victoria Colvin is no stranger to the Capital Challenge Horse Show, having competed at the show since she was just a pony kid. Though the young professional has accumulated many top honors at the indoors show, this year was especially rewarding considering Colvin is concluding the week with […]



Nice Pearl du Courtils, Cooley In Time and Celina IX best in the Autumn MET youngster finals presented by Kingsland Equestrian

Oct 12th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

The second week of the Autumn MET 2017 saw the young horses conclude their first cycle of competitions with the finals for 5,6 and 7-year-old horses presented by Kingsland Equestrian. It was three highly competitive classes in Oliva Nova today, with Nice Pearl du Courtils, Cooley In Time and Celina IX finishing as the best […]



2017 Del Mar International Horse Show October 11-29

Oct 12th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

DEL MAR INTERNATIONAL HORSE SHOW Welcome Week – October 11-15 World Cup™ Week – October 18-22 Season Finale – October 25-29 Three weeks of spectacular competition begins today October 11th and continues through to October 29th, 2017. This year the Del Mar International Horse Show is being held at the Del Mar Horsepark, with its beautiful […]



Top dressage sire De Niro passed away

Oct 11th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

The top dressage sire, De Niro (Donnerhall x Akzent II) has passed away. The stallion’s health was so poor the owner, Burkhard Wahler, decided to euthanize the stallion aged 24 years old. The Hannover stallion has produced the most dressage horses. De Niro himself was active up to an international Grand Prix level. The Donnerhall-son […]



All roads lead to final in Paris next April; 13 stops in 10 countries along the way

Oct 11th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

The days are getting shorter and the nights longer, but all across Western Europe equestrian fans know that means just one thing – the start of the much-loved Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping season. And this is going to be a really special one, as the series celebrates its 40th anniversary and the Final returns […]



New horse for Steve Guerdat

Oct 11th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

The 9-year-old KWPN-son of Ukator out of an Equador mare, Alamo has switched rider. The KWPN-horse was in the past competed by Steve Guerdat’s pupil, Gerardo Pasquel Mendez. The Mexican show jumping rider jumped to the second place this year at the CSI2* in San Miguel de Allende. Last weekend Steve Guerdat made his debut […]



California Forest Fires Devastate Communities, Wineries, Endanger Horses

Oct 11th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

SANTA ROSA, California, Oct. 10, 2017–The death toll from Northern California fires reached a confirmed total of 17 as multiple fires swept through parts of this city and nearby world famous wineries and endangered horses. Horse farms in both Northern and Southern California have evacuated, some just ahead of the flames that have burned some stables […]



Schelstraete Equine Lawyers won in Court of Appeal: No consumer purchase

Oct 11th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

In a court ruling from the Court of Appeal in Arnhem-Leeuwarden, the Netherlands, last week, Schelstraete Equine Lawyers (SEL) successfully argued the position of it´s client, not allowing the opposing party to get away with ungrounded accusations and statements. The European consumer protection laws In the case at hand the opposing party sought to be […]



New horse for Simon Delestre

Oct 11th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

This Summer the French show jumping rider, Simon Delestre welcomed already Filou Carlo Zimmequest and Gain Line in his stables. Now the French rider has added a new top horse to his string of horses. Catch Me T (by Contagio) joins the stables of the current number 18 of the world. The 9-year-old mare jumped […]



McKayla Langmeier Wins 2017 Platinum Performance/USEF Show Jumping Talent Search Finals – East

Oct 11th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

After several top finishes and a reserve championship at the 2015 Talent Search Finals, McKayla Langmeier finally led the victory gallop at the 2017 Platinum Performance/USEF Show Jumping Talent Search Finals – East after climbing the ranks to overtake the early leader. As the day one frontrunner with a commanding lead, Taylor St. Jacques entered […]



CSIO5* Lummen is abolished

Oct 11th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Belgium is not going to host the CSIO5* in Lummen anymore. Due to financial deficits and a decreasing interest of fans and riders, the event is not going to take place anymore.   « back to the news overview INTERNATIONAL NEWS« back to the news overview PORTUGUESE NEWS  Interesting Links to that News:horseweb.tv – Die […]



The World Cup is back! Oslo opens new season

Oct 11th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

The days are getting shorter and the nights longer, but all across Western Europe equestrian fans know that means just one thing – the start of the much-loved Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping season. And this is going to be a really special one, as the series celebrates its 40th anniversary and the Final returns […]



Olympic Athletes, Racing Ponies, and Charity Events Highlight the 2017 Washington International Horse Show

Oct 11th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

October 10, 2017 – Washington, D.C. – There will be something for everyone at the 2017 Washington International Horse Show (WIHS). The world’s number one and number two show jumpers, Americans Kent Farrington and McLain Ward, lead a strong field in competition. Adorable Shetland ponies will race for top billing, and charity events each night […]



Paris 2024: French Ministers visit the proposed equestrian site

Oct 10th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

This morning, the famous Palace of Versailles not far from Paris received a visit by the French minister of sports,  Laura Flessel. Herself an Olympic fencing champion,  Flessel came to the site where the equestrian and para equestrian competitions will be held at the Paris 2024 Olympic Games. The visit will likely quiet rumours that […]



Piaffe Secures Innovative Partnership Opportunities for Its Represented Riders

Oct 10th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Piaffe, the UK headquartered Marketing and Management Company continues its dominance in its sector as it agrees a groundbreaking initiative for the riders they represent. The company has agreed a partnership directly with Roeckl Sports, which will automatically give the option of sponsorship to the riders on the Piaffe roster should they choose the brand […]



Nigel Coupe lands the big grand prix at HOYS

Oct 9th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

In 1987, Nigel Coupe took the leading pony showjumper of the year title – then called the Daily Mail Christy Beaufort final and worth £250 to the winner – on Rogerio. Thirty years later, he returned to land the 3* leading showjumper of the year grand prix with Golvers Hill to pick up £13,200 in […]



Star studded field for the Western European World Cup season start in Oslo

Oct 9th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

This week the World Cup Season for the West-European League kicks-off at the Horseshow in Oslo.  A star studded field will gather this week in the Norwegian Capital. Some big names such as Steve Guerdat (SUI), Peder Fredricsson (SWE), Kevin Staut (FRA), Harrie Smolders (NED), Gregory Wathelet (BEL), Edwina Tops-Alexander (AUS), Michael Whitaker (GBR), Lorenzo […]



Horse International: Legal and Veterinary Journal – Schelstraete Equine Lawyers Join Veterinarians at the 2017 European ISELP Module

Oct 9th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

In this issue of Horse International’s Legal and Veterinary Journal we would like to draw our readers attention to the lecture that was given by Schelstraete Equine Lawyers during the recent meeting of The International Society of Equine Locomotor Pathology (ISELP) in the Netherlands. ISELP and SMDC At the beginning of September the Sporthorse Medical […]



Ramsay and Cocq A Doodle Win $130,000 Grand Prix at Split Rock Jumping Tour’s Columbus International CSI 3*

Oct 9th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

The Split Rock Jumping Tour’s Columbus International CSI 3*, held at the Brave Horse Show Park in Johnstown, Ohio, concluded with the $130,000 Split Rock Farm CSI 3* 1.55 Meter Grand Prix, which was won by Andrew Ramsay, USA, and Cocq A Doodle, owned by the Doodle Group. Of the original field of 39 starters, […]



Kirsten Vanderveen unbeatable at Tryon Fall III

Oct 9th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Tryon Fall III competition concluded on Sunday, October 8, at Tryon International Equestrian Center (TIEC), with the completion of the $35,000 Horseware®Ireland 1.45m Classic CSI 2*, which saw five combinations take an equal tie for first place due to inclement weather in region, which forced the cancellation of the jump-off. Each of the five riders […]



The 10th Sacramento International Horse Show Sunday Highlights

Oct 9th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

The 2017 Sacramento International Horse Show ended today after a fantastic week of show jumping. A sell-out crowd packed the Murieta Equestrian Center’s Indoor Arena on Saturday. Spectators were excited to watch top international riders and horses compete head to head for a chance to improve their standings and qualify for the FEI World Cup™ to […]



Video: Audrey Coulter makes the crowd go crazy in Sacramento #ThrowbackThursday | Longines FEI World Cup™

Oct 9th, 2017 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

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