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Alejandro Karolyi and Vichy Are Fastest to Win Spy Coast Farm 1.40m Speed Challenge

28. Jan 12 | 13:47 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

28 Jan 2012 The Spy Coast Farm 1.40m Speed Challenge had a class full of competitors going against the clock, but the fastest by almost six seconds was Alejandro Karolyi (VEN) on Vichy, owned by Torrey Pines Stable. Photo: Alejandro Karolyi and Vichy, Christel Weller and Kallaway won at the 2012 FTI Consulting Winter Equestrian […]



Steffen Peters Sets New Grand Prix Record at World Dressage Masters Palm Beach

28. Jan 12 | 13:43 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

28 Jan 2012 American Steffen Peters took a step toward defending his 2011 World Dressage Masters Palm Beach title by winning the WDM Palm Beach Nürnberger Grand Prix test with a record-shattering score of 81.383%. Not only is that a personal best result in a CDI Grand Prix for Peters and Akiko Yamazaki’s 14 year […]



CSI5*-W Zurich (SUI) – Results from Friday

28. Jan 12 | 10:06 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Welcome Class 01 Int. Jumping Competition (1.35 m) against the clock Quali. for “Mercedes Jump & Drive” Pl. Horse Rider Faults Time 1. Djakarta Williams, Guy GBR 0.00 42.46 2. Jesus de la Commune Moneta, Luca Maria ITA 0.00 43.62 3. Oscar Maher, Ben GBR 0.00 43.76 4. Osiris du Goyen Muff, Werner SUI 0.00 […]



CSI2*, CSIYH1* Roggel (NED) – Results from Friday

27. Jan 12 | 21:57 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

27.01.2012 4 Int. Jumping Competition Table A in two phases 1.35m – FEI 274.5.3 Pl. Rider Horse Faults Time 1. Rieskamp Goedeking Tim Royale’s Son 0/0 28,84 2. Alicioglu Mert Valdos 0/0 29,31 3. Timgren J. Zanra Z 0/0 29,75 4. Auer Cody Timo 0/0 29,86 5. Hendrix Michel Noble 0/0 30,77 6. vd Vleuten […]



CDI3* Boneo VIC (AUS) – Results from Friday

27. Jan 12 | 21:40 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

27.01.2012 Int. Dressage Competition 5B Pl. Horse Rider Points 1. DEBSTAR LP Maree Tomkinson (VIC) 67.236 2. UTOPIAN CARDINAL Heath Ryan (NSW) 66.057 3. REVERENCE F Anne-Catherine Hudson (NSW) 65.041 4. YARRA VALLEY FLEMMINGHA Kate Nash (VIC) 64.634 5. QUINLIN Monica Bird (VIC) 63.374 6. SNAPDRAGON Kathryn Crofts (NSW) 63.130 7. DUCHESS Judy Smith (VIC) […]



CSI2* Wellington FL (USA) – Results from Thursday

27. Jan 12 | 16:21 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

26.01.2012 100 Int.-Jumping Competition Table A with one Jump Off Pl. Horse Rider Faults Time 1. CARLO 273 NICK SKELTON 0/0 38.765 2. UCEKO KENT FARRINGTON 0/0 38.978 3. CANTANO MEREDITH MICHAELS-BEERBAUM 0/0 39.433 4. HH CAROTINO QUENTIN JUDGE 0/0 39.790 5. MERLIN JEFFERY WELLES 0/0 39.978 6. STAR POWER IAN MILLAR 0/0 40.344 7. […]



Germany: Totilas Presently in Mühlen

27. Jan 12 | 13:08 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

27 Jan 2012 Nearly everybody is probably curious how Totilas is doing! Well, since last week the stallion is stationed at Paul Schockemöhle’s stud in Mühlen. The breeding season has started and Totilas is very busy. Totilas is also fully trained by Matthias Rath. The visit of German national coach Holger Schmezer which was planned […]



American Lauren Hough Back in the Saddle

27. Jan 12 | 12:44 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

27 Jan 2012 In mid-November American show jumper Lauren Hough had a serious fall during the Stuttgart German Masters with her mare Blue Angel. The 34-year-old suffered amongst others three fractured ribs. After two months of convalescence Lauren Hough is back in the saddle and competed at the FTI Winter Equestrian Festival in Wellington, Florida. […]



Germany: Show jumper Rolf Moormann Fined

27. Jan 12 | 12:12 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

27 Jan 2012 German show jumper Rolf Moormann received a fine of 2.500 euros from the FEI, as his horse Londinium had been treated with salicylic acid during the Hanover (Germany) horse show last October. Salicylic acid is an active ingredient known for example from aspirin and is considered being a painkiller and is therefore […]



CDI3* Boneo VIC (AUS) – Results from Thursday

27. Jan 12 | 12:08 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Int. Dressage Comp. FEI Intermediate II CDN Pl. Horse Rider Points 1. DIAMANTINA Maree Tomkinson (VIC) 68.579 2. REGARDEZ MOI Heath Ryan (NSW) 67.474 3. RAMBO II Stephanie Spencer (WA) 65.105 4. CARLYLE Nadia Coghlan (NSW) 64.763 5. MAXX JASPER Jodie Newall (NSW) 62.158 6. SHEER ETIQUETTE Susan Paix (SA) 61.368 7. BETTY BLUE Judy […]



Denmark/Germany: Fie Skarsoe Rides Again for Stud Wiesenhof

27. Jan 12 | 11:58 | By | Category: Events, INTERNATIONAL NEWS

27 Jan 2012 Danish dressage rider Fie Skarsø, who owns a dressage stable in Luxemburg, cooperates again with her former employer, the German stud Wiesenhof. Fie Skarsø currently has three horses in training from the German stallion station:  the 6-year-old Salome (by Sandro King), the 5-year-old Kadensky (by Münchhausen) and the 6-year-old gelding For My […]



USA: Five Americans Headline World Dressage Masters Palm Beach

27. Jan 12 | 11:56 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

27 Jan 2012 The dressage world descends upon the Jim Brandon Equestrian Center in West Palm Beach, FL for the 2012 World Dressage Masters Palm Beach presented by International Polo Club Palm Beach. Fifteen riders from six countries have accepted invitations to compete at the prestigious event which runs January 26-28 at the CDI5* level. […]



Austria: Brilliant new additions to the Glock Horse Performance Center

27. Jan 12 | 11:22 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

27 Jan 2012 Two new exceptional horses owned by Gaston Glock! With Grandioso and Federleicht; the GLOCK HORSE PERFORMANCE CENTER has secured two more leading horses: Grandioso is an 11-year-old gelding which has been trained by Dr. Cesar Parra in the USA until now and has been presented very successfully up to Grand Prix level. […]



CSI2*, CSIYH1* Roggel (NED) – Results from Thursday

27. Jan 12 | 10:54 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

03 Int. Jumping Comp. 1.40m Pl. Horse Rider Faults Time 1. Wineda Clee Joe 0/0 35,88 2. Nosco de Blondel Andersson P. 0/0 35,92 3. Valley Poels Caroline 0/0 36,18 4. Valdos Alicioglu Mert 0/0 36,63 5. Upwood Bakken Siri M 0/0 37,51 6. Orson Des Hayettes De Simone R. 0/0 37,88 7. Riesling Danilova […]



2012 Wellington Classic Sunshine Challenge CPEDI3* Commencing Today

27. Jan 12 | 10:53 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

27 Jan 2012 Para-Equestrian Dressage riders returned to the Jim Brandon Equestrian Center for the 2012 Wellington Classic Sunshine Challenge CPEDI3*. On Wednesday’s schedule was a 3:00 p.m. jog where horses received their F.E.I inspection for the weekend’s CPEDI3*. USA Chef d’Equipe Missy Ransehousen and Whitney’s Willow walking back to barn from the jog in […]



USA: Schedule Change at World Dressage Masters Palm Beach

27. Jan 12 | 10:41 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

27 Jan 2012 Following Ashley Holzer’s winning ride with Pop Art in the Wellington Classic Sunshine Challenge CDI3*, a qualifier for the World Dressage Masters Palm Beach presented by International Polo Club Palm Beach, competition organizer Wellington Classic Dressage and the WDM management found themselves faced with a sports issue that has necessitated a decision […]



USA: All Horses Pass FEI Inspection At World Dressage Masters Palm Beach

27. Jan 12 | 10:34 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

27 Jan 2012 The World Dressage Masters Palm Beach presented by International Polo Club Palm Beach got off to an auspicious start on Thursday, when all 15 horses presented at the FEI horse inspection were accepted as fit and ready to compete in the WDM Palm Beach CDI5*, which will begin with the Grand Prix […]



2012 HITS Desert Circuit kicks off in Southern California

27. Jan 12 | 10:28 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

27 Jan 2012 The grounds are stunning, the barns are busy and the riders have arrived at HITS Desert Horse Park for the highly anticipated 2012 HITS Desert Circuit. All of the show rings will be action-packed for the next six weeks as junior, amateur and professional riders start off a new year of competition. […]



Nick Skelton and Carlo 273 Repeat Victory in $32,000 WEF Challenge Cup Round 3

27. Jan 12 | 10:25 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

27 Jan 2012 For the second week in a row, Nick Skelton and Beverley Widdowson’s Carlo 273 led the victory gallop in the Thursday afternoon $32,000 WEF Challenge Cup Grand Prix in Wellington. Today’s class was the third in the series at the 2012 FTI Consulting Winter Equestrian Festival, which runs through April 1, 2012. […]



Rolf-Gӧran Bengtsson claims the Green & Gold

27. Jan 12 | 9:52 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

27 Jan 2012 Swedish show jumper Rolf-Gӧran Bengtsson has claimed the coveted Green & Gold armband from Canadian rider and Rolex Testimonee, Eric Lamaze, after he was crowned the Number One rider in the world according to the latest Rolex Rankings. Bengtsson is the first ever Swede to become the number one ranked rider in […]



KWPN News: Adelinde and Galahad Clinic on Dressage Evening

26. Jan 12 | 11:26 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

26 Jan 2012 Adelinde Cornelissen has a new horse: the 11-year-old Jazz son, Molenkoning’s Travers (out of Geniaal keur by Blanc Rivage xx, breeder: W. Tolmeijer Delgijer of Beers, Noord Brabant). She acquired the chestnut gelding with expressive movement as a prospect for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. He is a half-brother to […]



Eventing: CIC3* and CCI2* Schenefeld (GER) is back!

26. Jan 12 | 11:20 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

26 Jan 2012 After a one year’s break in 2011, the traditional Schenefeld Eventing will be held again this year from 21 to 23 September. The organizers have planned two competitions: an international two star (CCI2*) and short three star competition (CIC3*). With a completely renewed cross country track, Schenefeld Eventing is supposed to prepare […]



New Zealand: Young Rider Dressage York Corporation Inter Island Challenge to Start on 3 February

26. Jan 12 | 10:49 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

26 Jan 2012 Young Rider Dressage York Corporation Inter Island Challenge Teams Announced The Dressage NZ National selectors have announced the young rider dressage teams to contest the York Corporation Inter-Island Challenge Trophy to be held at the South Island Dressage Championships on 3 – 5 February at McLeans Island NEC. The North Island team […]



USA: Entries Are Pouring In for First Event of 2012 Global Dressage Festival

26. Jan 12 | 9:54 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

26 Jan 2012 Entries are arriving daily for the first horse show of the inaugural 2012 Global Dressage Festival (GDF) to be held February 2 through February 5, 2012.  Competitors still interested in participating must hand delivered the entries to the GDF show office located at 13501 South Shore Blvd, Suite 105, Wellington, FL, no […]



World Dressage Masters Palm Beach Set to Begin

26. Jan 12 | 9:50 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

26 Jan 2012 The World Dressage Masters Palm Beach presented by International Polo Club Palm Beach will be officially under way at 12:30 pm on Thursday, January 26th, when 15 of the world’s top international dressage horses are presented at the FEI horse inspection. The Jim Brandon Equestrian Center is, for the second consecutive year, […]



USA: Debbie Stephens and Swagger Step It Up In $8,000 G&C Farm 1.45m Jumpers

26. Jan 12 | 9:46 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

26 Jan 2012 Week three of the FTI Consulting Winter Equestrian Festival started with a day full of competition, and the main class in the International Arena was the $8,000 G&C Farm 1.45m Jumpers. Debbie Stephens of Palmetto, FL, was victorious on Swagger, owned by Centennial Farm. Photo: Debbie Stephens (USA) and Swagger won the […]



René Tebbel and Shalva Gachechiladze – The Rolex One to Watch riders for January 2012

26. Jan 12 | 9:35 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

26 Jan 2012 René Tebbel and Shalva Gachechiladze The Rolex One to Watch for January 2012 is jointly awarded to René Tebbel (GER) and Shalva Gachechiladze (GEO). The pair both jumped from number 304 to 238 during December – a move up the Rolex Rankings of 66 places. Based in Emsbüren, Germany, 42-year-old René Tebbel […]



U.K.: Olympia International Horse Show Drops Final Day

25. Jan 12 | 14:12 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

25 Jan 2012 The organizers of Olympia – The London International Horse Show – taking place in London shortly before Christmas has dropped the final day (Monday) of the show. The provisional dates for this year are 18-23 December. This means that the event will be a day shorter this year, running over six rather […]



Ireland/Belgium: Irish Shane Breen with New Ride

25. Jan 12 | 13:34 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

25 Jan 2012 The promising 7-year-old stallion Figo de Muze (Vigo d ´Arsouilles x Ta  Belle van Sombeke)  was sold by Jos Lansink  to Old Lodge Stud. As stated on the online portal ww.studforlife.com, the new rider of Figo de Muze will be the Irish Nation Cup rider Shane Breen. Lansink bought the AES stallion […]



Prize Money Accumulated at GCT Events

25. Jan 12 | 12:36 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

25 Jan 2012 After 10 exciting and highly competitive Global Champions Tour shows across the world, the most successful riders and horses accumulated significant prize money during 2011. GCT offers the highest prize money in the sport of show jumping as well as being the most prestigious circuit with events in some of the world’s […]



German Driver Christoph Sandmann Terminates His Career

25. Jan 12 | 12:31 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

25 Jan 2012 The German four-in-hand driver Christoph Sandmann will participate at his last World Cup this coming August. The World championships in Riesenbeck, Germany are the highlight of this year’s drinving calendar. Twenty years ago Christoph Sandmann won his first world championship medal in Riesenbeck. Sandmann said: “I think it’s a good moment to […]



KWPN News: Tackeray Fourth in WEF Challenge Series

25. Jan 12 | 11:53 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

25 Jan 2012 In the second week of the Wellington Equestrian Festival in Florida, Ben Maher finished fourth in the 1.45m with Tackeray (Quick Star x Guinea by Sandro, breeder: Veehandel Musterd of Hooge Zwaluwe). First place in the class was for Nick Skelton with Carlo. Beezie Madden, who won last week’s Grand Prix with […]



Switzerland: The 24th Mercedes-CSI in Zurich Kicks Off from 27 to 29 January

25. Jan 12 | 11:31 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

25 Jan 2012 The 24th Mercedes-CSI event showcases horse sport of the finest and as appealing as nowhere else. World class horsemen and riders compete for points and attractive prize money close to one million Swiss Francs. This year’s sporting highlight will be the Rolex FEI World Cup™ taking place on Sunday at 1.45 pm. […]



German Team Coach Holger Schmezer to Resign After London Olympics

25. Jan 12 | 11:19 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

25 Jan 2012 Holger Schmezer, team coach of the German dressage equipe since 2000, has announced his resignment after this year’s London Olympic Games. As stated on the horse portal www.st-georg.de, Schmezer’s co-trainer Jonny Hilberath will take over the team coach function. In March 2012, Schmezer will celebrate his 65th birthday. His contract with the […]



Sweden: New Dream Team – Patrik Kittel and Donna Unique

25. Jan 12 | 10:49 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

25 Jan 2012 The sponsor Arlette Jasper-Kohl with Patrik Kittel riding Donna Unique A new dream pair has been born: Donna Unique (Don Schufro x Falkland) and Patrik Kittel. The purchase of this amazing horse was only made possible through Kittel’s great sponsors, Edwin Kohl and Arlette Jasper-Kohl. Last Monday, Patrik Kittel had his first […]



USA: Announcing 2012 London Paralympic Qualifier: Houston Dressage Society 2012 Spring Classic CPEDI3*

25. Jan 12 | 10:05 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

25 Jan 2012 As the 2012 London Paralympics approach, the opportunity to qualify individually as a para-equestrian dressage rider is down to just six months. Before time runs out para-equestrians should consider adding to their schedule the Houston Dressage Society 2012 Spring Classic CPEDI3* scheduled for April 26-29 in Katy, TX. The Houston Dressage Society […]



USEF Dressage Kicks off 2012 with USET/USEF pre-Olympic Games Clinics and USEF Developing Dressage Clinic

25. Jan 12 | 10:01 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

25 Jan 2012 Continuing with preparations for the 2012 Olympic Games, the United States Equestrian Team Foundation (USET) and United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) kicked off 2012 with two training sessions for Dressage Olympic hopefuls. Betsy Juliano graciously opened the doors of her Havensafe Farm South to riders in Wellington, FL, January 6-8. The following […]



Official Ankum Dressage Tournament – 20 to 22 January 2012

24. Jan 12 | 12:45 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

24 Jan 2012 Weltclassiker and Bianca Kasselmann – Another victory, this time in the Grand Prix Special This must have been a seriously satisfactory weekend of sport for Bianca Kasselmann from Hagen, Germany.  The professional rider, who feels right at home in almost every tournament venue in the world, followed up her victory in the […]



Canada/Belgium: Eric Lamaze with European Location

24. Jan 12 | 12:37 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

24 Jan 2012 After several months of searching Canadian show jumper Eric Lamaze finally found a stable for his sponsors to use as European base. The French horse portal www.studforlife.com stated that from 1st April Eric Lamaze will be stationed at the equestrian center Luc Tilleman and Sporthengsten (T&L) in Vrasene, Belgium. The Tilleman family […]



BWP News: Three new ambassadors announced

24. Jan 12 | 11:26 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

24 Jan 2012 The announcement of the BWP ambassadors is always one of the top moments during the second phase of the BWP stallion selection. This year Toulon (Heartbreaker x Jokinal de Bornival), Cornet Obolensky (Clinton x Heartbreaker) and Thunder van de Zuuthoeve (Argentinus x Nimmerdor) were named the new ambassadors by the Belgian Warmblood […]



Belgian Warmblood: 30 Stallions Approved for Third Phase

24. Jan 12 | 10:52 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

24 Jan 2012 During the Second Phase of the BWP Stallion Selection, 30 new stallions were approved for Third Phase. They must prove themselves during the riding tests. As of the BWP breeders could be expected, a lot of jumping stallions were promising talents. In dressage, the offer was a little bit less, three stallions […]



Driving: No European Pair Driving Championships in 2012

24. Jan 12 | 10:39 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

24 Jan 2012 This year there won’t be a European championship pair driving according to the FEI Driving Committee. The Hungarian federation was willing to organize this event, but Hungary was the only candidate. But the rules say that other countries should have a chance to enter as well. As the Hungarian federation passed on […]



USA: 2012 Land Rover U.S. Eventing Team Training Sessions and Selection Trials

24. Jan 12 | 10:26 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

24 Jan 2012 Below is the list of Training Sessions and Selection Trials for the 2012 Land Rover U.S. Eventing Team: February 1-3: Ocala Training Session 6-9: Aiken Training Session 13-14: Ocala Training Session 18-19: California Training Session @ Shannon Lilley’s 20-21: Katie Prudent Training Session in Aiken 28-29: Twin Rivers Training Session March 5-6: […]



FEI: SPORTS FORUM TO DISCUSS FUTURE OF EQUESTRIAN SPORT

24. Jan 12 | 10:17 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

24 Jan 2012 The 2012 Sports Forum, which will be held in Lausanne (SUI) from 30 April to 2 May, offers a unique opportunity to discuss issues related to the future of equestrian sport. The Forum is open to the National Federations and all FEI stakeholders, including members of the media. Delegates will hear detailed […]



World Dressage Masters Live on USEF NETWORK.COM

24. Jan 12 | 10:01 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

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USA: Derek Petersen and Via Dolorosa capture the $25,000 HITS Grand Prix as the road to the 2012 Pfizer Million begins at HITS Ocala

24. Jan 12 | 9:56 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

24 Jan 2012 The weather was beautiful in Ocala, Florida on Sunday as 26 competitors embarked on the first $25,000 HITS Grand Prix, presented by Pfizer Animal Health, of the winter season. It also served as the first qualifying class for the 2012 installment of the Pfizer $1 Million Grand Prix. Derek Petersen of Archer, […]



World Dressage Masters Palm Beach: European Horses Arrive at Jim Brandon Equestrian Center

24. Jan 12 | 9:39 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

24 Jan 2012 Four European horses arrived at the venue for the 2012 World Dressage Masters Palm Beach presented by International Polo Club Palm Beach on Sunday afternoon, following their release from quarantine in Miami. Charlotte Dujardin’s Valegro (GBR), Carl Hester’s Wie Atlantico (GBR), Anja Plönzke’s Le Mont D’Or (GER) and Minna Telde’s Deinhardt (SWE) […]



German Breeding: Hanoverian Auction Year Started Off Well

23. Jan 12 | 12:32 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

23 Jan 2012 Customers invested an average of Euro 13,271 in the 92 Hanoverian riding horses put up for the Winter Auction in Verden. Top-priced horse became the four-year-old mare Sunshine for whom her new owners paid Euro 47,000. Horse experts from 17 nations purchased a Hanoverian youngster at the auction, among them many new […]



CSI** Wellington / USA Results

23. Jan 12 | 12:23 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

50.000.-$ Grand Prix      1°     Scott Brash     GBR         Intertoy Z     0/0      40,02 2°     Eric Lamaze     CAN     Derly Chin de Muze     0/0      40,23 3°     Katherine Dinan     USA         Vancouver     0/0      41,2 4°     Meredith Michaels Beerbaum     GER        […]



Norway: Dressage Rider Siril Helljesen Named Equestrian Athlete of the Year 2011

23. Jan 12 | 12:16 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

23 Jan 2012 Last Saturday was a special day in Siril Helljesen’s life. The Norwegian dressage rider finished sixth in the World Cup in Amsterdam, took the plane back to Oslo and received two awards as Norwegian Equestrian Athlete of the Year and Sport Horse of the Year 2011 the same evening. A total of […]



New Zealand: Eventing & Dressage Head New High Performance Squads

23. Jan 12 | 11:48 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

23 Jan 2012 Eventing and dressage take another step towards the London Olympics in the latest high performance squads announced by Equestrian Sports New Zealand. Unsurprisingly the 2012 eventing squad features Mark Todd, Andrew Nicholson, Jonathan Paget and Clarke Johnstone. All have been solid in their performances and would need a disaster to not be […]



CSI4* Amsterdam (NED): Irish Jessica Kürten Claimed Victory of Grand Prix

23. Jan 12 | 10:51 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

23 Jan 2012 The Grand Prix of Amsterdam (NED) was won by Irish show jumper Jessica Kürten aboard her 9-year-old Vincente (Oakland x Ufarno) staying clear in 34.76 seconds. Receiving 24.500 euro for the victory Kürten was only 3/100 seconds faster than runner-up Gerco Schröder from the Netherlands and Eurocommerce California (0 / 34.79 sec). […]



ROLEX FEI WORLD CUP™ JUMPING 2011/2012 – ROUND 9, LEIPZIG

23. Jan 12 | 10:26 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

23 Jan 2012 AHLMANN TAKES THE WIN AT LEIPZIG, BUT ECKERMANN STEALS THE SPOTLIGHT Defending champion, Germany’s Christian Ahlmann, returned to the scene of his 2010/2011 triumph to win the ninth qualifying round of the Rolex FEI World Cup™ Jumping 2011/2012 series at Leipzig, Germany this afternoon. Host-nation competitors filled the top-three places, but both […]



FEI WORLD CUP™ DRIVING ROUND 7- LEIPZIG (GER)

23. Jan 12 | 10:20 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

23 Jan 2012 CHARDON STEALS THE SHOW IN LEIPZIG IJsbrand Chardon (NED) won the seventh leg of the FEI World Cup™ Driving 2011/2012 in front of a super enthusiastic crowd in Leipzig, Germany this afternoon. Wild card driver Chardon stayed ahead of runner-up Tomas Eriksson (SWE) and second wild card driver Christoph Sandmann (GER), who […]



World Dressage Masters Palm Beach Defending Champion Steffen Peters arrives in Florida

23. Jan 12 | 10:08 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

23 Jan 2012 Steffen Peters, Champion of the 2011 World Dressage Masters Palm Beach presented by International Polo Club Palm Beach, arrived in Wellington, Florida on Saturday evening. Ravel, Akiko Yamazaki’s 14 year old KWPN gelding with which Peters swept to WDM victory in both the Grand Prix and Grand Prix Freestyle last March, arrived […]



USA: Entries Are Still Being Accepted for the First Event of the 2012 Global Dressage Festival

23. Jan 12 | 10:03 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

23 Jan 2012 Entries are still being accepted for the first horse show of the inaugural 2012 Global Dressage Festival to be held February 2 through February 5, 2012. The competition will take place at the newly constructed venue that extends the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center (PBIEC) show grounds. The facility includes four outdoor […]



Marie Hecart and Oceane de Nantuel Are Victorious in $25,000 Suncast® 1.50m Championship Jumper Classic

23. Jan 12 | 9:59 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

23 Jan 2012 The second week of the FTI Consulting Winter Equestrian Festival came to a close today, and competition in the International Arena was fierce with the $25,000 Suncast® 1.50m Championship Jumper Classic. Marie Hecart (FRA) was the fastest clear round in the jump-off on Ecurie Michel Hecart’s Oceane de Nantuel. Second place went […]



Official Ankum Dressage Tournament – 20 to 22 January: World Classic Class in the Short Grand Prix at the ADC Tournament

23. Jan 12 | 9:43 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

23 Jan 2012 His name is Weltclassiker (World Classic), he is 16 years old and an Oldenburg, and he knows what needs to be done in the Dressage arena. And his rider is Bianca Kasselmann (Hagen a.T.W.), who knows her four-legged sporting partner like the back of her hand. The elegant duo won the first […]



CSI4*, CDI-W Amsterdam (NED) – Results from Sunday

22. Jan 12 | 23:56 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Provincie Noord-Holland Prize S7 Int. Jumping Competition 1,45m with jump-off Pl. Horse Rider Faults Time 1. Modena Penelope  Leprevost   FRA 0/0 35.23 2. Andrea Gert-Jan  Bruggink   NED 0/0 35.27 3. Uno Björn  Nagel   UKR 0/0 35.62 4. Cos I Can Shane  Breen   IRL 0/0 36.01 5. Bijou van de Vijfheide Guy  […]



CAI-W, CSI5*-W, CSIAm-A, CSIAm-B, CSIYH1*, CVI-W Leipzig (GER) – Results from Sunday

22. Jan 12 | 17:24 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

22.01.2012 23 SML Trophy Finale 2011/2012 – Small Int. Jumping Competition Table A with one Jump Off 1,15m Pl. Horse Rider   Faults Time 1. La Madam Pieper, Ellen GER 0/0 26.88 2. Casanova Kremser, Julia GER 0/0 29.02 3. Raja R Lüneburg, Jule GER 0/4 27.15 4. Christobal Sagel, Thomas GER 0/4 29.03 5. […]



CSI4*, CDI-W Amsterdam (NED) – Results from Saturday

22. Jan 12 | 10:46 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Reem Acra FEI World Cup Dressage Presented by Amsterdam RAI D2 International Dressage Competition Freestyle Grand Prix (FEI-Edition 2009) Pl. Horse Rider Points 1. Jerich Parzival Adelinde Cornelissen NED 87.050 2. Damon Hill NRW Helen Langehanenberg GER 83.150 3. El Santo NRW Isabell Werth GER 81.625 4. Sisther de Jeu Edward Gal NED 79.875 5. […]



Leipzig (GER): Championat of Leipzig goes to the Netherlands

22. Jan 12 | 10:39 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

22 Jan 2012 The new winner of the legendary Championat of Leipzig goes to the only 23-year-old Maikel van der Vleuten. The son of the Nation Cup rider Eric van der Vleuten and European championship participant in 2011 was the last rider to enter the arena for the jump-off and destroyed Denis Lynch’s dream of […]



USA: 2012 Global Dressage Schedule of Events

22. Jan 12 | 10:20 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

22 Jan 2012 2012 Global Dressage Festival (GDF), one of the world’s largest international and national dressage circuits.  The GDF features five CDIs, including a 5*, the first non-championship CDIO Nations’ Cup in the Western Hemisphere, and nine U.S. national events.  The circuit begins February 2 and continues through April 15, 2012. The schedule will […]



Scott Brash and Intertoy Z Top $50,000 Wellington Equestrian Realty Grand Prix, CSI 2*

22. Jan 12 | 10:15 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

22 Jan 2012 Scott Brash and Intertoy Z A great crowd came out to watch the $50,000 Wellington Equestrian Realty Grand Prix, CSI 2* at the FTI Consulting Winter Equestrian Festival (FTI WEF). Topping a full field of competitors and winning in front of more than 4,000 spectators was Great Britain’s Scott Brash on Stan […]



Amsterdam (NED): Veterinary Sport Horse Congress 2012

22. Jan 12 | 10:07 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

22 Jan 2012 Besides topsport, the last couple of days Jumping Amsterdam was the ambiance where sport horse medicine was discussed on a high level. Veterinary practitioners from the Netherlands and far over the borders have participated in the 8th edition of the Veterinary Sport Horse Congress. Besides big delegations of Dutch, Belgian and UK […]



USA: Team Guardian Tops the Field at PRO DerbyCross in Wellington

22. Jan 12 | 10:01 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

22 Jan 2012 It was an epic night for Team Guardian who dominated PRO DerbyCross at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center. A team event with teams of five made up of three eventing riders, a show jumper and a polo player, jumped a hybrid cross country and show jumping course and the fastest combined […]



REEM ACRA FEI WORLD CUP™ DRESSAGE 2011/2012 – ROUND 7, AMSTERDAM

22. Jan 12 | 9:55 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

22 Jan 2012 CORNELISSEN AND PARZIVAL DO THE DOUBLE IN AMSTERDAM Adelinde Cornelissen and the 15 year old Jerich Parzival stamped their authority all over the seventh leg of the Reem Acra FEI World Cup™ Dressage 2011/2012 Western European League on home turf in Amsterdam, The Netherlands this afternoon.  With a display of supreme confidence, […]



CAI-W, CSI5*-W, CSIAm-A, CSIAm-B, CSIYH1*, CVI-W Leipzig (GER) – Results from Saturday

22. Jan 12 | 1:30 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

21.01.2012 16 SML Tour – Small – Qualification SML Trophy 2011/2012 Int. Jumping Competition Table A two Phases 1,15m Pl. Horse Rider   Faults Time 1. La Madam Pieper, Ellen GER 0/0 24.73 2. Nickname Joergensen, Irmelin Alice Sofie NOR 0/0 24.81 3. Raja R Lüneburg, Jule GER 0/0 26.28 4. Helia Smith, Mandy GER […]



CSI4*, CDI-W Amsterdam (NED) – Results from Friday

21. Jan 12 | 13:21 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Reem Acra FEI World Cup Dressage D1 Int. Dressage Competition – Grand Prix Qualifying Competition for Competition D2 Pl. Horse Ruder Points 1. Jerich Parzival – KWPN Adelinde Cornelissen NED 80.936 2. Damon Hill NRW – WESTF Helen Langehanenberg GER 75.213 3. El Santo NRW – RHEINLD Isabell Werth GER 73.872 4. Sisther de Jeu […]



CSI5*-W Leipzig (GER): Bengtsson Continues Successful Streak

21. Jan 12 | 10:27 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

21 Jan 2012 Yesterday, Swedish Rolf-Göran Bengtsson and his top mare Ninja La Silla continued his successful start of the new year. The pair won the FEI World Cup qualifier (1.50m class) in Leipzig receiving a brand new Citroën on top of the prize money. Irish Billy Twomey came in second aboard Tinka’s Serenade (59.89 […]