Abdullah Al Sharbatly takes the lead in Abu Dhabi

11. Jan 18 | 20:19 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

At the five star competition in Abu Dhabi the day continued with a 1m50 show. The win was for Abdullah Al Sharbatly and his Crazy Quick (by Chacco-Blue) who concluded the fastest time of 36.73 seconds. With that time he went ahead of Belgium’s Pieter Clemens who in the saddle of the Dutch Warmblood Corelli (by […]

New date for European Youth Championships Kisbér-Ászár 2018

11. Jan 18 | 20:12 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Due to a clash with a major international Show Jumping event in Budapest, the Organising Committee of the FEI European Youth Driving Championships in Kisbér-Ászár decided to move its event one week later. The new date is from 15th to 19th August 2018. The competitor’s camp will be open from Sunday, 12th August. For hotel […]

Video: Interview | Philipp Weishaupt | Al Shira’aa Horse Show | Abu Dhabi | 2018

11. Jan 18 | 18:10 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

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Philipp Weinhaupt strikes in Abu Dhabi

11. Jan 18 | 17:44 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

In Al Shasira’aa the Rolex Grand Slam winner of Spruce Meadows last year, has claimed the victory in the 1.45m Longines Ranking class. Germany’s Weishaupt jumped to victory aboard the 10-year-old Baloubet du Rouet-son, Belo Horizonte. The pair made a clear finish in 30.62 seconds, staying almost one second ahead on Henrik von Eckermann in […]

Alain Jufer wins Opening Class of CSI Basel

11. Jan 18 | 17:40 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

The CSI Basel started very well for the Swiss home rider Alain Jufer. He took the victory on board of the twelve year old mare Samira, clearing the field in 53.70 seconds in the opening class. The five star competition was set over 1,40m. Dutch show jumper Harrie Smolders couldn’t get near Jufer’s time against the […]

U.S. Olympic Silver Medalist Lucy Davis Joins Old Salem Farm Team

11. Jan 18 | 17:03 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Wellington, FL – U.S. Olympic team silver medalist Lucy Davis has joined the Old Salem Farm team at one of North America’s top boarding, training, and horse show event facilities based in North Salem, NY. Hailing from Los Angeles, CA, Davis rode on the U.S. silver medal team at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio […]

Chase Hickok to Compete Sagacious at Age 19 for USA World Games Team

11. Jan 18 | 12:42 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

WELLINGTON, Florida, Jan. 10, 2018–Sagacious HF that Chase Hickok leased to compete in the international Under-25 division four years ago begins a campaign this week to seek a spot on the American World Equestrian Games team–at 19 years old that could make the horse one of the oldest ever to start at a world championship […]

Natalia Bacariza Danguillecourt Takes Over Ride on Matute’s Dhannie

11. Jan 18 | 12:18 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Spanish young Grand Prix rider Juan Matute Guimon has handed over the ride on his 2015 European Championship kur gold medal winning ride Dhannie to the owner’s daughter, Spanish junior rider Natalia Bacariza Danguillecourt.   Please read the full article here. « back to the news overview INTERNATIONAL NEWS« back to the news overview PORTUGUESE […]

California Dreaming for Sarah Runge

11. Jan 18 | 12:00 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

German Under 25 Grand Prix rider Sarah Runge has made her California dream a reality. She packed up her horse Dark Dynamic and instead of picking the obvious choice of going to Wellington, Florida, she opted for Californian sunshine instead. At the 2017 CDI-W Temecula at Galway Downs on 4 – 6 January 2018, Runge […]

Kristian Roberts: Bouncing Back

11. Jan 18 | 10:18 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Four times US national Vaulting champion Kristian Roberts, 24, was all set to compete at the 2016 FEI World Championships when a freak accident saw him break his leg and miss six months of training. He’s now back, fully fit and aiming for WEG 2018. We caught up with him en route to the CVI in […]


11. Jan 18 | 9:56 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

A leading family of German endurance riders  and Arabian breeders has declined an invitation to ride in the United Arab Emirates with a stinging criticism  of desert enduance. Ahmed Al Samarraie has made a statement on behalf of himself and his daughters who all ride internationally, declining an invitation to next month’s 120km President’s Cup.  […]

Video: Shane Breen | Al Shira’aa HorseShow | Abu Dhabi | 2018 |

11. Jan 18 | 9:31 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

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11. Jan 18 | 9:16 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS offers you the new exclusive and free web series : “In Lucy Davis Eyes”. This series of ten episodes gets up close and personal to the young American Olympic medallist, Lucy Davis. She confides her love of horses and reveals her every day life of a high level rider. To be discovered on every Wednesday […]

ESP Holiday Series Concludes with Victory for Granato and Carlchen W

11. Jan 18 | 9:15 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Wellington, FL – January 10, 2018- Alex Granato of Wellington, FL, rode to victory in the $50,000 Equiline Grand Prix aboard Page Tredennick’s Carlchen W during the final day of competition at Equestrian Sport Productions Holiday Finale on Sunday, January 7, which served as the conclusion of the ESP Holiday Series at Palm Beach International Equestrian Center […]

Shane Breen wins CSI4* competition in Abu Dhabi

10. Jan 18 | 22:00 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

In Abu Dhabi it was the Irish show jumper Shane Breen who won the jump-off in the Team Z7 competition on Canturo-son Can Ya Makan. Their time in the CSI4* over 1,45m of 33.28 seconds put them in front of Syrian rider Kotayba Al Doygri with the Zangerheide stallion Queensland E. This duo ended second  with […]

Patrik Kittel against cybermobbing

10. Jan 18 | 19:05 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

The Swedish dressage rider Patrik Kittel posted a video on Facebook in which he strictly asks user to stop bullying other people. He refers to a suicide in Australia, where a young girl aged 14 ended her life due to cybermobbing. On his Facebook page he states: Yesterday a girl called Amy killed herself !! […]

Mclain Ward wins first show with new horse Hija van Stokapelleken

10. Jan 18 | 18:44 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Earlier today we spoke about a new horse for American rider Mclain Ward. Just now he won his first show with his new grey mare Hija van Stokapelleken. The new combination won the 1m45 Speed class today during the Winter Equastrian Festival in Wellington. With a beautiful round the pair crossed the finishline in just […]

Irish riders compete at 5 star show in Switzerland this week

10. Jan 18 | 13:02 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Team Ireland Equestrian’s showjumpers compete in 5 star action at Basel St Jakobshalle (SUI) this weekend. The Grand Prix takes place on Sunday at 13.15 GMT, where there will be over €280,000 on offer in prize money. Elsewhere on the showjumping circuit, Irish riders compete at Abu Dhabi (UAE), Drachten (NED) and Opglabbeek (NED). In […]

Benefit to Stay in Germany for 2018 Breeding Season

10. Jan 18 | 13:01 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Benefit, the 2017 Oldenburg Stallion Licensing Champion by Belantis x Sir Tender, will be staying in Germany for the 2018 breeding season. His Swedish owner Antonia Axson Johnson has decided not to bring him to Sweden just yet.   Please read the full article here. « back to the news overview INTERNATIONAL NEWS« back to […]

Tickets available for Badminton Horse Trials

10. Jan 18 | 12:51 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Our online Box Office is now OPEN to the public for the 2018 Mitsubishi Motors in the UK Badminton Horse Trials (2-6 May)! Find prices and full info on tickets, camping, membership and season tickets on our site ➡️ – we look forward to welcoming you to another fantastic year of #MMBHT « back to the news overview INTERNATIONAL NEWS« […]

New host for Badminton as Harry Somerset takes over

10. Jan 18 | 10:48 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

The organisers of the 2018 Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials (2-6 May) have a new host in the recently acceded 12th Duke of Beaufort, Harry Somerset. Harry has always taken an active role in the Event and knows many of the team, who are very grateful for the estate’s continued support. Last year’s rookie course […]

Beerbaum Stables: Good news from Casello

10. Jan 18 | 10:33 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

After a long injury-related break, there is good news to report from Casello. The successful partner of Ludger Beerbaum is back in training and can soon participate again in shows. “He’s just waiting for me to get fit again,” says Ludger Beerbaum. On the picture we see Casello with Ludger and groom Marie in Rio […]


10. Jan 18 | 10:28 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

January 9, 2018 – Lexington, Kentucky – Lauren Hester opened 2017 with a shoulder surgery that kept her out of the saddle until the spring, but even that setback didn’t slow the pace of life at Hester Equestrian. Demonstrating her characteristic energy all year, Hester made it back to the grand prix ring, welcomed foals […]

Wellington Regional Medical Center Invites You to Open House of New Urgent Care Facility On Thursday, January 11th

10. Jan 18 | 10:25 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Wellington, FL – January 9, 2017 – Wellington Regional Medical Center recently opened the doors of a new Urgent Care facility, the Wellington Physicians Urgent Care located in Wellington, FL. Wellington Regional Medical Center returns as a proud sponsor of WEF 1 to kick off the 2018 season. The facility, located at 13421 South Shore, Suite 101, […]

Dubbeldam’s breedingproduct, fia Colada for Kevin Staut

10. Jan 18 | 10:20 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

The French show jumping rider, Kevin Staut has welcomed the 8-year-old Fia Colada (by Diarado) in his stables. Staut acquired the mare from colleague-rider, Alexander Zetterman. The KWPN-mare competed the last two years successful under the saddle of Zetterman at an international youngster tour level. The 8-year-old mare, Fia Colada moves to Staut for the […]

Brace yourselves: THE WEF season is coming…

10. Jan 18 | 10:19 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

The kick-off of the 2018 season of the Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF) is near. In fact, this is one of the main reasons that avid equestrians from the US and beyond choose to call Florida their winter home. THE EVENT WEF is a multi-discipline event with classes in Showjumping, Dressage and Hunters, their competition doesn’t […]

New horse for McLain Ward

10. Jan 18 | 10:13 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Today the Winter Equestrian Festival kicks-off in Wellington. The next 12 weeks in Florida equestrian sports will flourish. At the same time many new combinations will be made. Also USA’s top show jumping rider, McLain Ward can count on his new mount. McLain will debut this week with Andre Van Den Nest’s breeding product, Hija […]

Fassianos To Make First Public Appearance at 2018 K+K Cup Stallion Show

09. Jan 18 | 9:11 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Fassianos, the For Romance x St. Moritz colt that enthused the judges, breeders and crowds at the 2017 Hanoverian Stallion Licensing in Verden, last October, will make his first public appearance at the 2018 K+K Cup Stallion Show in Munster, Germany, on Wednesday 10 January 2018. Bred by Cornelia Gedenk and owned by Michele Widner […]

Margaret McIntosh Sets the Bar For US Para-Dressage at CPEDI3*

09. Jan 18 | 8:42 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Wellington, FL – January 8, 2018 – In the lead-up to the 2018 Adequan® Global Dressage Festival (AGDF), beginning on January 11, Para-Dressage riders were welcomed to Equestrian Village at Palm Beach International Equestrian Center in Wellington, FL, to contest their first CPEDI competition of the season on January 5-7. The CPEDI 3* was presented […]

Isabella Tovek with farewell for Weltliebe

08. Jan 18 | 20:19 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

The U25 Grand Prix dressage rider of Sweden, Isabella Tovek, had to put down her danish warmblood Weltliebe. The 15-year-old was found by the family with a fractured leg after being put out in the field. He could have not been saved by the veterinary. In the saddle of Weltliebe the sister of Show Jumping […]

Epaillard welcomes new horse in his stables

08. Jan 18 | 19:33 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

French showjumping rider, Julien Epaillard has welcomed a new promising horse in his stables. Epaillard will debut this week at the CSI5* in Basel with his new ride, Res Queen Davier. The mare was before competed by Thomas Rousseau. The 13-year-old SF-mare and Rousseau have been a team since the beginning of 2015. The pair […]

Live Streams for this weekend

08. Jan 18 | 18:03 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

The new year kicks off with a busy show calendar. Follow-up the action at the second January weekend live with the following live streams of Clip My Horse. Longines CSI5* Basel (SUI) CSI2* Neustadt Dose (GER) CSI2* Drachten   « back to the news overview INTERNATIONAL NEWS« back to the news overview PORTUGUESE NEWS  Interesting […]

Epaillard welcomes new horse in his stables

08. Jan 18 | 17:53 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

French showjumping rider, Julien Epaillard has welcomed a new promising horse in his stables. Epaillard will debut this week at the CSI5* in Basel with his new ride, Res Queen Davier. The mare was before competed by Thomas Rousseau. The 13-year-old SF-mare and Rousseau have been a team since the beginning of 2015. The pair […]

Horse & Rider list for CSI5* Basel

08. Jan 18 | 12:56 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

This week the first international fivestar show jumping event on European soil is welcoming the top showjumping riders in Basel, Switzerland. On the list of riders are of course a strong string of the Swiss: Steve Guerdat, Martin Fuchs, Romain Duguet, Janika Sprunger and Pius Schwizer being some of them. Other big names include world […]

Eventing: Nereo on top

08. Jan 18 | 12:39 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

The winner of CCI4* in Badminton is also the horse with the most prize money: Nereo, ridden by New Zeeland’s Andrew Nicholson gained a total of 142.510€ in 2017. Place two went to fischerRocana FST and Germany’s Michael Jung (109.710€), place three went to Ballaghmor Class and Oliver Townend (100.260€). The whole ranking can be found here. […]

Dressage: Weihegold gained the most prize money in 2017

08. Jan 18 | 12:30 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Mare power: In show jumping it was Gazelle ridden by Kent Farrington who gained the most prize money in 2017. In dressage, it is Weihegold written by Isabell Werth. Number one in the world ranking, Weihegold gained a total fo 243.420€ in 2017 and won 12 of 13 starts. Second place is for Verdades ridden […]

Seven days until Spring MET 2018 kicks off

08. Jan 18 | 11:17 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

The countdown comes towards an end! Next week the Mediterranean Equestrian Tour 2018 finally kicks off with its spring-edition in Oliva Nova, Spain. The Spring MET 2018 will count a total of ten weeks of competition, offering 1.390.500 Euro in prize money, divided with 266.300 Euro for MET I (16-28.1.2018), 426.700 Euro for MET II […]

ClipMyHorse Expands Streaming Coverage to Five More Countries

08. Jan 18 | 10:01 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

WIESBADEN, Germany, Jan. 7, 2018–, a pioneer in streaming video of equestrian events from some of the major horse sport nations of Europe, announced Sunday an expansion of coverage to five more countries. The German-based organization said that equestrian events in Great Britain, Sweden, Austria, Russia and Switzerland have been added to their schedule, including several […]

Leif Hamberger Leaves Gestut Nymphenburg to Return South

08. Jan 18 | 9:48 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

After four months on the job, Leif Hamberger has decided to resign from his position as head rider at Helmut von Firck’s Gestut Nymphenburg. Hamberger used to be head rider at Gestut Tannenhof, but he got edged out in the spring of 2017 when the owner’s daughter, Anja Plönzke, decided to return home to Tannenhof and […]

Candy Old to stables Helen Langehanenberg

08. Jan 18 | 9:10 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

The Olympian dressage rider Helen Langehanenberg has found a new young talent for her stables. She will prepare the talented mare Candy old for the highest level. The five year old Sir Donnerhall I daughter won the Bundeschampionate in Germany. De mare is the full sister of the mare Cindy and the Westfaler approved stallion […]

Prague Lions reveal Global Champions League team

08. Jan 18 | 9:03 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

The first Global Champions League team has been announced. The Tsjech team, the Prague Lions have announced their riders for the new exciting season of the League. For the first zime Prague will be on the agenda with the première of the Play Offs December 13 until 16, 2018. The Prague Lions have appointed two Tsjech riders, […]

Olympic Champion Roger Yves Bost on winning, losing and giving up chocolate

08. Jan 18 | 9:02 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

2017  did not go exactly to plan for French team stalwart Roger Yves Bost, particularly the European Championships were a little disappointing for the Olympic gold medallists, but he is not letting that disuade him  from aiming high in 2018  with his strong team of horses. The year 2017 followed your coronation at the Olympic […]

US horse Gazelle: Most gains in 2017

08. Jan 18 | 9:01 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

What a season for Gazelle! Under the saddle of world number one Kent Farrington, the  bay is the horse with the most gains in 2017. She is indeed the only horse to have surpassed one million Euros in earnings in 2017, and ahead of LB Convall and Fit For Fun 13.Gazelle is not the world’s […]

Second Al Shira’aa International Horse Show Held Jan 10-13, 2018

07. Jan 18 | 11:37 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Global Showjumping Stars to Contest CSI4* World Equestrian Games Qualifying Event in Abu Dhabi Al Shira’aa Stables, Abu Dhabi, Tuesday November 14, 2018: A host of leading international and regional showjumpers will do battle for World Equestrian Games qualifying spots this January at the second renewal of the four-day CSI4* Al Shira’aa International Horse Show […]

Abdel Said wins FEI World Cup Jumping in Abu Dhabi

07. Jan 18 | 9:27 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

The FEI World Cup, which was the Grand Prix of Abu Dhabi at the same time, went to Egypt’s Abdel Said aboard of Hope van Scherpen Donder. The pair stopped the clock at 38,91 Seconds in the second round to take the first place. Nigel Coupe of Great Britain had to give Belgium rider Peter […]

Daan Van Geel takes victory in thrilling jump-off Grand Prix Zuidbroek

06. Jan 18 | 23:30 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

The international show jumping competition in the Dutch city of Groningen was very popular today. 20 000 viewers watched the live stream today. And that wasn’t without reason; the jump-off of the CSI2* 1,40m was very exciting with big names like Albert Zoer and Jur Vrieling in the ring. In the end, it was fellow […]

Spanish Squad Training Sessions to Begin in January 2018

06. Jan 18 | 21:17 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

The Spanish Equestrian Federation (RFHE) has announced the senior Grand Prix combinations which have been invited to the first squad training clinic with team trainer Rudolf Zeilinger in January 2018. The RFHE annually organizes squad training sessions with all team trainers before the start of the outdoor competition season. It will give the team trainer […]

Steffen Peters & Suppenkasper Improve Scores to Win Temecula CDI3* Grand Prix Special in 1st Night Show For Horse

06. Jan 18 | 21:16 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

TEMECULA, California, Jan. 5, 2018–Steffen Peters and Suppenkasper, being ridden in a night time competition for the first time, won the Adequan West Coast Dressage Festival CDI3* Grand Prix Special Friday night. With the ride what Steffen described as “much better” than their debut Grand Prix a day earlier, the four-time Olympic rider and the […]

New baby for Zara Tindall

06. Jan 18 | 19:34 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

The Queen’s grand-daughter, Zara Tindall,  has announced that she and husband Mike are expecting another baby  in 2018.  The notice to the Press association came just over a year since the couple lost what would have been their second baby when Zara suffered a miscarriage.  Her Majesty the Queen is said to be delighted at the news […]

Americans post open letter protesting at endurance fatalities

06. Jan 18 | 19:34 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

The American Endurance Ride Conference  (AERC) has written a strong open letter to the United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) urging them to take action over and formally protest  the continued fatalities in Middle Eastern endurance races.  The AERC is particularly concerned that if there are no changes, the coming World Equestrian Games (WEG) will focus attention on […]

Legolas supposed to retire in April

06. Jan 18 | 15:24 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

The former Grand Prix and olympic horse of Steffen Peters, Legolas, will retire in april this year. The gelding was seen the last year under the saddle of Dawn White-O’Connor the stable rider for Peters. Yesterday she won the World Cup Grand Prix in Temecula with a score of 66.192% with Legolas. Owner Akiko Yamazaki […]

Gerco Schröder Claims win in Groningen

06. Jan 18 | 9:26 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

This evening right before the Six Bars started in The Netherlands Groningen, it was time for the 1m40 Classic in the two star competition. The victory of the evening went to Dutch rider Gerco Schröder in the saddle of his Glock’s Debalia (by Numero Uno) with whom he finished in a time of 35.75 seconds. […]

Palm Beach Equine Clinic Returns as Official Veterinarians of Winter Equestrian Festival and Adequan® Global Dressage Festiva

06. Jan 18 | 9:05 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

PBEC to Sponsor “Improving Performance in the Sport Horse” Lunch & Learn Presentation on March 8 Wellington, FL – Palm Beach Equine Clinic (PBEC) returns this year as the Official Veterinarians of the 2018 Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF) running January 10 through April 1, and the Adequan® Global Dressage Festival (AGDF) running January 11 through March […]

Punchestown plan for Sam Spinner

05. Jan 18 | 14:39 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Trainer Jedd O’Keeffe is already looking beyond Cheltenham for his star staying hurdler Sam Spinner could have Punchestown and Auteuil on his agenda if all goes well at the Cheltenham Festival. Trainer Jedd O’Keeffe confirmed that the Long Walk Hurdle winner would be heading straight to the Stayers’ Hurdle in March but he is still […]

Suppenkasper Ridden by Steffen Peters to Victory in Temecula CDI3* Grand Prix, 1st CDI for Pair

05. Jan 18 | 12:29 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Suppenkasper was ridden by Steffen Peters to victory in the pair’s American CDI debut at the inaugural West Coast Dressage Festival CDI3* Grand Prix Thursday. Despite some expensive mistakes that Steffen attributed to the KWPN gelding trying too hard, the pair scored 71.152 per cent in the first dressage show in the world for 2018. […]

World Young Horse Champion Sezuan to be Presented by Swedish Olympian Patrik Kittel at Three Stallion Shows

05. Jan 18 | 12:04 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

PERL-BORG, Germany, Jan. 4, 2018–Sezuan, the winner of three world young horse championships when ridden by Dorothee Schneider, will be presented by Swedish Olympian Patrik Kittel at three stallion shows in the next three months. Arlette Jasper-Kohl and Prof. Edwin Kohl of the Peterhof stud that owns Sezuan, announced plans for the Danish Warmblood following the […]

Great-Britain tops World Finals in Poland

05. Jan 18 | 12:03 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Great-Britain has scored a golden hat-trick at the AIEC Student Rider Nations Cup  (SRNC) World Finals in Poland last weekend.  The team of three claimed overall combined gold as well as a gold medal in the team dressage, and tied for first place with Austria in the team showjumping competition. The squad’s performances throughout 2017 mean […]

Becky Moody Gets Ride on James Bond

05. Jan 18 | 10:56 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

British Grand Prix rider Becky Moody has received the ride on the 3-year old KWPN licensed stallion James Bond. Her British sponsor Jo Cooper acquired the black stallion and has put him in training with Moody. Dutch horse owners seem to be selling off their young colts. After the sale of Jay Destino (to Switzerland), Gaudi (to the U.SA.), and […]

Wellington Eventing Showcase Will Not Run in 2018

05. Jan 18 | 10:55 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Equestrian Sport Productions confirmed to EN that the Wellington Eventing Showcase, held during the Winter Equestrian Festival at Palm Beach International Equestrian Center in Wellington, Florida for the past three years, will not run in 2018. “Schedule and location changes to show jumping classes at the Winter Equestrian Festival will prevent the Wellington Eventing Showcase from […]

Eric Lamaze and Hickstead named one of the top partnerships in Canadian sports history

05. Jan 18 | 10:06 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

It is one of the greatest pairs in the history of Show Jumping — and Canadian sports as well. Eric Lamaze and Hickstead were recently named the 7th greatest partnership in Canadian sports history as part of a program by CBC Television, the national public broadcaster in the country. Mixed in amongst hockey players, skiers, […]

Peter Storr takes over as judges director

05. Jan 18 | 10:05 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

British Dressage is delighted to start the New Year by announcing the appointment of FEI 4* Judge Peter Storr to the Board as Judges Director. Peter has been co-opted to the role for a four year term, with immediate effect, and will take up chairmanship of the Judges Committee as part of his remit, alongside […]

Flanders Foal Auction now also to Ocala

04. Jan 18 | 21:48 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

After Flanders Foal Auction wrote history in 2017 by being the first to auction showjumping horse embryo’s in the United Arab Emirates, a new embryo auction is added to the international calendar: on 17 March the organisation travels to Live Oak International in Ocala, USA. As Belgian showjumping horses are performing extremely well worldwide, their […]

Hedda Droege’s Ernesto Sold to Helgstrand

04. Jan 18 | 20:01 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

German Grand Prix rider Hedda Droege has sold her number one horse, rising Grand Prix talent Ernesto, to Andreas Helgstrand in Denmark. Ernesto is bred by Hedda’s father Walter Droege and is a 9-year old Westfalian gelding by Ehrenwort out of Franziska (by Florestan x Upan la Jarthe AA x Der Clou). The tall liver chestnut […]

Mijas show jumping tour cancelled for 2018

04. Jan 18 | 19:56 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

The Spanish sunshine tour has not be authorised by the town of Mijas  THE Costa del Sol Equestrian Tour for show jumpers in Mijas, Spain, will not take place in 2018, it was announced today (Thursday). The event, which takes place in both the spring and autumn and offers world ranking show jumping competitions and […]

British Rider starts in UAE Endurance Race

04. Jan 18 | 18:13 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Endurance GB have allowed a British rider to compete in a forthcoming ride in the United Arab Emirates that last year was the scene of one of the many UAE endurance fatalities. To make matters worse, Endurance GB have sent out a press release to justify there action which effective endorses the well documented cruelty  […]

Kent Farrington’s Gazelle best earning horse in 2017

04. Jan 18 | 18:04 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

It’s the BWP who stands on top in the prizemoney rankings over last year. The title for the horse that won the most prizemoney over 2017 went to Kent Farrington’s Gezelle ter Elzen (by Kashmir van Schuttershof). The mare won 1.026.435 million euro. In second place it’s the grey Holstein stallion L.B. Convall (by Colman) […]

Comeback for HH Copin van de Broy

04. Jan 18 | 13:25 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

The now sixteen year old showjumping legend HH Copin van de Broy was last seen in the ring during the World Cup finales in Goteborg, Sweden, in 2016 with his American rider Quentin Judge. Soon after the Word Cup finales the Belgium Warmblood stallion got injured and was out of the running for over a year. […]

All Eyes on Steffen Peters & Suppenkasper at Temecula World Cup, Rosamunde Out for Now

04. Jan 18 | 12:28 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

TEMECULA, California, Jan. 3, 2018–Competition in a new lineup of four CDIs for the Golden State kicks off Thursday with focus on the new partnership of Steffen Peters and the Helen Langehanenberg-trained Suppenkasper but disappointment that stablemate Rosamunde is still recovering from an injury after an absence of eight months from the international show arena. […]

Endurance GB allow Britsh rider to compete in killer UAE race

04. Jan 18 | 9:58 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Endurance GB have alowed a British rider to compete in a forthcoming ride in the United Arab Emirates that last year was the scene if one of the many UAE endurance fatalities. To make matters worse, Endurance GB have sent out a press release to justify there action which effective endorses the well documented cruelty  […]

Rules changes announced for 2018 British eventing season

04. Jan 18 | 9:56 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

British Eventing have announced the rule changes and amendments  that will come into effect when the new season begins in March. Among the main changes are updates to the permitted body protectors and hat standardsnand the relaxation of the dress code.  The full rules can be read here  and some of the main highlights are below. […]