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26  oct 2016   There were very few people who thought the USA could catch an Olympic medal. And there were also few who thought Laura Graves and her horse Verdades could be individual 4th. But all that happened and Laura Graves couldn´t be more happy with that. In the interview she talks about Rio, […]

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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 […]

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14  June  2016   Abdelkebir Ouaddar is probably one of the most interesting persons in show jumping. The 54 year old rider came all the way from Morocco to the big show jumping arenas of the world. He now lives in France but is visiting Morocco very often because his wife and daughter are still […]

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1 June  2016 Laura Renwick is currently Great Britain´s strongest female rider in show jumping. She is a competitor for the Olympic team this year in Rio. Laura Renwick is a former flight attendent and now mother of a young son and better than ever at the show grounds around the world. With me she […]

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27 Jan 2016 Phoebe Peters (16) is considered as a future Charlotte Dujardin by many experts. Indeed the young dressage rider won everything possible in her age group. She won no less than three gold medals at the Pony European Championships in Sweden last year. Now she is facing a new challenge going to the […]

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“I’m still extremely hungry for more success in Geneva!” Interview with Rolex Grand Slam winner Scott Brash He is a living legend: Scott Brash was the first rider ever to succeed in winning the Grand Prix in Geneva, Aachen and Spruce Meadows in direct succession and in doing so claimed the Rolex Grand Slam of […]

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2 dec   2015 Chloe Reid just turned 19 a few months ago but since this summer she has become a very successfull competitor all over Germany´s showgrounds. She trains with Markus Beerbaum and says Meredith Michaels-Beerbaum is an idol for her. So – thinking of Lucy Davis – she is following quite successful and big […]

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  The German company OTTO Sport- und Reitplatz GmbH is one of the best in the equestrian field but still down to earth. Sheiks and kings gallop on their riding surfaces – right now OTTO Sport is installing arenas for the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro 2016. Founder Werner Otto told us how a […]

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21 oct 2015 29-year-old Danish rider Andreas Schou was one of the winners of this years European Championships in Aachen. In the end he was just one fault away from the medals finishing 9th. He won the hearts of the crowds riding the less than 1,60 meter tall horse with the cute name „Lenardo der […]

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Sep 22 2015 About five years ago the teenager Lucy Davis won the young riders cup at the international show in Frankfurt. Now she is one oft he best riders the United States have to offer. I spoke with the 22 year old show jumping rider about her season so far, her graduation and her […]

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Sep  15  2015 While the last few years you heard the name Marlon Zanotelli more and more often. He had great success in Aachen – and of course is now looking forward to the Olympics in Rio 2016.The young Brazil rider is situated at Ashford Farms in Belgium – a place becoming famous while the […]

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Aug 4  2015 17-year old Juan Matute Guimon excited everyone at the European Championship for Junior and Young Dressage Riders in Vidauban/France at the beginning of July. Only 15-year old German Semmieke Rothenberger already seemed to be the winner oft he Freestyle scoring over 80 percent. But Juan, son of Spanish dressage legend Juan Matute, […]

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Apr  1 2015 Jessica Mendoza is a really big talent – and jumping into the first class of show jumping right now. She is only 18, celebrating her 19th birthday on April 9th. She was placed in almost every important class she did, even coming in as 2nd at the Hong Kong Masters this winter. […]

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23 Dec 2014 Birgitte Raitan was one of the secret stars of the WEG – although she didn´t get a medal! It was the incredible performance of the 21-year-old law student from Norway which excited everyone. Also her Norwegian mare „Sno“ was just such a cute horse everyboby loved them from the beginning. But here […]

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17 Dec 2014 An interview with Scott Brash, who has the chance to be the first equestrian athlete in history to win the Rolex Grand Slam of Show Jumping.   Question: Your victory in the Rolex Grand Prix at the CHI Geneva means that your personal Rolex Grand Slam of Show Jumping has begun. What […]

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28.10.2014 22 year old Lucy Davis is one of the shooting stars of the last few years in show jumping. Five years ago she won the final of the EY Cup in Frankfurt, and now she was at her first WEG in France wining the bronze medal there. Here she talks about her amazing horse […]

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  Once again one of the most amazing combinations over the last years in dressage – Adelinde Cornelissen and Jerich Parzival – have proved once again at the WEG in Caen this year that they remain at a top level. The 17-year-old gelding and his riders won double-bronze and were close to Charlotte Dujardin and […]

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23.9.2014 Did you ever hear of Laura Graves before the WEG? Most people will certainly answer „No“ because the 26 year old rider, who is based at her own farm in Florida, was a real nobody in Europe before she went to rise into the Top 10 and even becoming 5th in the freestyle in […]

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12 Sep 2014 What does winning the Rolex Grand Prix in Aachen mean to you? Christian Ahlmann: It means an awful lot to me. My victory in the Rolex Grand Prix is definitely my best achievement so far. I came very close several times, and now I eventually succeeded! This victory is worth more than […]

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10 Sep 2014 Pierre E. Genecand is a Swiss Businessman and keen horseman who officially announced his candidacy for the FEI Presidency earlier in the year.     QTell us about your background? AAfter a Business degree I travelled around Europe to improve my English and German and worked in London, New York and Mannheim […]

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26. Aug. 2014 Swedish rider Jeanna Högberg (32) did a real jump in the big world of dressage this year being placed at the Pferd International in Munich and the being in great form at the CHIO in Aachen. She is now officially selected with her horse Darcia, a 10 year old Danone x Don […]

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4 Aug 2014 Exclusive Interview: The legend Ludger Beerbaum on sport, life, family and an Olympic surprise In an exclusive interview, German show jumping legend and four-time Olympic Gold medallist Ludger Beerbaum talks about the extraordinary level of the competition on the Longines Global Champions Tour and gives a rare insight into his personal life. […]

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29.1.2014 In 2012 and 2013 Reed Kessler was always worth a new headline. At first she was the young girl, only 17 beating all the experienced riders at the US-trials, then she was the youngest equestrian athlete ever competing in the Olympic Games. A moment where she wrote history. In 2013 Reed Kessler reached the […]

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10.Dec.2013 In fall 2013 Acorte, horse of German Rolf Moormann, was sold to US-youngster Audrey Coulter. The mare won several Grand Prix with Moormann and was highly successful at the German championships. Coulter (21) is the younger sister of Saer Coulter (22) and has been training with Markus Beerbaum for more than a year along […]

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5. Nov. 2013 5.11.2013 Interview Lucy Davis – “I definitely thought I could do it with some luck” Having just turned 21 Lucy Davis is looking forward to 2014 and all the things coming up then. She hopes to maybe even compete at the WEG – her latest results could certainly be a recommendation for […]

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24.9.2013 Interview Reed Kessler – „I´d love to be number 1 one day!“ Last year Reed Kessler was the surprise in the US show jumping team for the olympics. The young girl just went 18 – and won the US trials. Since London 2012 the name Reed Kessler won´t be missed at any big starting […]

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10. September 2013 A few years ago Bliss Heers came to Germany – first to only ride a few shows. But she stayed, became the girlfriend of Germany´s best young rider Philipp Weishaupt and is riding at Otto Becker´s stable at the moment. When you get to know this 26 years old charming show jumping […]

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21.august 2013 For many years Cameron Hanley was known as one of the leading Irish riders. Then he was out of the sport for more than a year. He had been injured playing with his children. A small medical problem in the beginning, a huge one in the end, causing almost 20 operations. Now Cameron […]

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6 august 2013 For more than 20 years Tinne Vilhelmsson-Silfven is a world-class rider. She competed in all Olympic games since 1992 in Barcelona, last time in 2012 with Don Auriello. The 11-year-old Hannoverian gelding has been her new top-class partner for more than two years now. He is said to be one of the […]

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30 July 2013 Danish young star Anna Kasprzak (23) became famous in Germany when she was announced as the new rider of Christoph Koschel´s Donnperignon. Two years later she is one of the best Danish riders and looking forward tot he European Championships in her homeland. This will be a very special occasion for the […]

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16 July 2013 While the last few weeks you could very often read the name Saer Coulter top-placed at prestigious shows all over Europe. The 21-year-old Stanford student is training with Markus Beerbaum since 2010 – three years where she learned a lot and always tries to spend the summer in Germany at the Michaels-Beerbaum […]

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9 July 2013 She was the predecessor of Daniel Deusser at Stephex Stables. She rode his second best horse at the moment, Mouse. And everybody who knows Stephex Stables, is aware that this great place for horses and riders can be the key to success fort hem. Nevertheless, Nina Fagerström decided after 10 years working […]

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22.may 2013 Interview Bertram Allen – a newcomer from Ireland based in Germany The rise of young Bertram Allen is absolutely fascinating. This young boy is just 17 – and in Linz-Ebreichsdorf he was ahead of all the senior riders there who have the experience of many years in the sport. The youngster is best […]

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20.2.2013 Peter Wylde – one of the most successful riders of the past decade wining Team-Gold at the 2004 Olympics in Athens and Individual-Bronze in Jerez 2002 – has been back in the USA since this winter. Before that he lived in Europe and the west of Germany for a long time but now decided […]

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4.2.2013 We certainly not have to introduce Charlotte Dujardin. She is for sure the most successful dressage rider at the moment after winning two gold medals at the London Olympics 2012. Charlotte´s star rose incredibly fast after catching the public eye first time in 2011 at the European Championships in Rotterdam where the young team […]

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1st Feb 2013 We all know Edwina Tops-Alexander as the top-rider from Down Under. But while the last few months another “Aussie” woman made it to the headlines. Amy Graham was highly placed at some top-shows including Frankfurt (where she won the top-female rider trophy), Munich and Vienna. In Drachten she even won the Grand […]

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9.1.2013 18-year-old Reed Kessler set a world record last year being the youngest person ever to go for an Olympic medal in show jumping. In the end she and the US-team could not reach the medals but it was an unforgettable experience for young Reed who started riding before she could walk. London motivated her […]

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13.12.2012 Valentina Truppa – now 26 – was sitting on a horse before she was able to walk… Her father, a famous dressage judge, was at her side when she became better and better and went from being the European Champion of the Young Riders to being now Number 6 in the World and a […]

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09 Nov 2012 Carl Hester is one of Great Britain´s finest dressage riders. This year he reached the top of his career when he won the Gold medal with the British team at the London Olympics after over 20 years of riding at the highest level. Carl´s horse Uthopia is acclaimed as one of the […]

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8.11.2012 She is one of the most brilliant female riders in the world – many say along with Meredith Michaels-Beerbaum the best over the last few years. Experts and the public first really recognized her when she reached the final Top Four at the WEG in Aachen 2006. Since then the Australian born now situated […]

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3 Feb 2012 BOBBY LOVGREN (Horse Trainer) was born in South Africa into an equestrian family. He grew up surrounded by horses and developed the confidence and skills necessary to become both an accomplished rider and trainer.   After spending five years as a stable manager at Brentwood Park Stables, the largest jumping and eventing […]

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