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FEI Dressage Ranking List: German Kristina Sprehe From 125th to 17th Place

05. Apr 12 | 11:44 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

5 April 2012 Dutch dressage rider Adelinde Cornelissen is still in lead of the new FEI dressage ranking list as per 31st March 2012. The top five places including British Carl Hester as runner-up remain the same. German dressage rider Kristina Sprehe made a huge jump from the 125th place to the 17th position of […]



New Zealand: Kiwi Riders in Sydney CDI Derby

05. Apr 12 | 11:28 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

5 April Abbie Deken (Taranaki) and Andrea Bank (Waitemata) will represent NZL in the International Derby at the Sydney CDI in May. Both have been consistent performers at small tour level this season on KH Ambrose (Deken) and Doringcourt & Northern Fortuous (Bank). Photo: Abbie Deken & KH Ambrose (courtesy Lisa Potter) The Sydney CDI […]



FEI WORLD CUP™ JUMPING – NORTH AMERICAN LEAGUE ROUND-UP

05. Apr 12 | 11:05 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

5 April 2012 STAR-STUDDED LINE-UP EMERGES FROM NORTH AMERICAN FEI WORLD CUP™ JUMPING QUALIFYING LEAGUES The 2011/2012 North American FEI World Cup™ Jumping qualifying leagues concluded last weekend at Tampa in Florida (USA), yielding a star-studded selection of contenders for the 34th Rolex FEI World Cup™ Jumping Final at ‘s-Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands which is now […]



USA: Hilltop Farm’s Balissa HTF and Christopher Hickey Earn Highest Score at Global Dressage Festival National 2 Horse Show

05. Apr 12 | 10:49 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

5 April 2012 Christopher Hickey of Colora, MD rode Balissa HTF to the highest score of the day at the Global Dressage Festival National 2 Horse Show on Wednesday.  The pair scored 75.323% in the USEF First Level Test 3-Open at the Stadium show grounds of the Global Dressage Festival (GDF).  Mary Ambrose of Canada […]



USA: The Future is Now at Lionshare Farm Peter Leone and Homebred, Wayfarer, Win the Six Year Old Jumper Classic

05. Apr 12 | 10:05 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

5 April 2012 Olympic Silver Medalist, Peter Leone and Lionshare Farm’s Wayfarer rode a faultless first round along with 11 other riders out of a total field of 46 in the the $15,000 Adequan Six Year Old Young Jumper Classic. Leone and Wayfarer were last to go in the jump off. The formidable team of […]



Germany: Open Day at Hof Sosath on Easter Saturday

05. Apr 12 | 9:54 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

5 April 2012 On Easter Saturday there will be a presentation of the stallions, different demonstrations and a great exhibition as well as the 4th foal-championships of Lemwerder. You can have a look at pictures and a video of our last open day here. Source: www.sosath.com « back to the news overview INTERNATIONAL NEWS« back […]



ROLEX RANKING LIST JUMPING: BENGTSSON STILL IN LEAD

04. Apr 12 | 13:30 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

4 April 2012 Swedish show jumper Rolf-Göran Bengtsson is still at the top of the lastest ranking list followed by Canadian Eric Lamaze and Ludger Beerbaum from Germany: Platz Name 1 BENGTSSON, Rolf-Göran SWE 2582 2 LAMAZE, Eric CAN 2498 3 BEERBAUM, Ludger GER 2322 4 AHLMANN, Christian GER 2218 5 STAUT, Kevin FRA 2153 […]



Australia: Edwina’s 2012 Global Champions Tour Campaign Begins

04. Apr 12 | 12:38 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

4 April 2012 Australia’s Edwina Tops-Alexander and the world’s best show jumping combinations have converged on Doha, Qatar for the opening round of the Global Champions Tour – the world’s premier show jumping circuit. Tops-Alexander is the GCT 2011 overall champion and will be looking to make a solid start to the season when the […]



U.K.: Ben Maher to Receive Honorary Doctorate

04. Apr 12 | 12:25 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

4 April 2012 The British horse portal horseandhound.co.uk reported that British show jumper Ben Maher will be officially recognized for his contribution to the equestrian industry. Therefore, Ben will receive an honorary doctorate from the University of Essex on 16 April. Maher is not only honored as a talented horseman, but also for his training […]



Global Champions Tour, Doha, Qatar, 5-7 April 2012: Up-dated Riders List

04. Apr 12 | 11:35 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

29 March 2012 Forty of the world’s leading show jumping riders are making their last-minute preparations for Doha for the much-anticipated opening event of the 2012 Global Champions Tour season. The start list for the first leg is made up of the most famous names in the sport of show jumping today and will set […]



USA: Greg Crolick Rides Landino to the Top of the Tournament of Champions 1.30m Jumpers

04. Apr 12 | 10:09 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

4 April 2012 The first day of the Tournament of Champions got underway at the Bob Equestrian Center at the Florida State Fairgrounds this morning. The day was filled with sunshine and a cool breeze as riders stepped forward to compete over the challenging jumper course. It was Greg Crolick who stole the show aboard […]



USA: Ilse Schwarz And Don Joseph Post The Highest Score at Global Dressage Festival National 2 Horse Show

04. Apr 12 | 9:48 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

4 April 2012 Transplanted Australian dressage rider Ilse Schwarz and Don Joseph, a six-year-old Oldenburg gelding, were the High Score Award winners on Tuesday, as they received a score of 72.591% in 1st Level Test 3 Open on the first day of the Global Dressage National 2 Horse Show at the at the Stadium show […]



CSI** Barbizon (FRA) 1.4.2012: Results Grand Prix (24.000.-€)

04. Apr 12 | 9:45 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

4.4.2012 1° Swen Hadley IRL Adelgonde Z 0/0 39,13 2° Franck Schillewaert FRA Marquis de la Lande 0/0 39,3 3° Philippe Lazare FRA Oke Au Heup 0/8 39,88 4° Patrice Delaveau FRA Orient Express 0/elim. 5° Nadine Traber SUI L´Amour 1 81,17 6° Frederic Lagrange FRA Bacardi van het Lambroeck 1 81,27 7° Alexandra Francart […]



International Horse Show in Wiesbaden (GER) from 25 to 28 May 2012 on German Television

03. Apr 12 | 14:49 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

3 April 2012 The International Horse Show in Wiesbaden, Germany taking place over the Pentecost weekend from 25 to 28 May 2012 will host a leg of the legendary Global Champions Tour this year. The Global Champions Tour competition will be broadcast on Eurosport on Saturday 26 May from 21.45 to 23.00 hours (German time). […]



2012 FTI Consulting Winter Equestrian Festival: Week Twelve Wrap-up, March 28-April 1

03. Apr 12 | 13:27 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

3 April 2012 The twelfth week of competition at the 2012 FTI Consulting Winter Equestrian Festival (FTI WEF) concluded on Sunday following Saturday night’s season highlight of the $500,000 FTI Consulting Finale Grand Prix, CSI 5*. The 2012 FTI Consulting Winter Equestrian Festival hosted 12 weeks of fantastic competition and awarded more than $6 million […]



Germany: CSI3* Maimarkt Show Mannheim Launched New Website

03. Apr 12 | 12:32 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

3 April 2012 The Maimarkt Show in Mannheim is now online with a new webpage www.maimarkt-tournament-mannheim.de and can be followed on www.facebook.com/mannheim. Visitors of the website can experience the show already online and gain a lot of information around the MVV-Equestrian Arena. Share your Excitement of the the biggest equestrian event in the Rhine-Neckar Metropolis […]



Zangersheide (BEL): Acapulco Z Wins Sunshine Tour Finals for 7-Year-Olds

03. Apr 12 | 11:23 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

3 April 2012 On the Zangersheide product Acapulco Z (Action Breaker, bred by Future Stables from Brecht, B) Kevin Gielen won the finals of the Sunshine Tour for 7-yr-olds. This was the rich rewards for five weeks work, it turned out, because ‘in the first few weeks I could just barely steer him’, Gielen explained. […]



Ukraine: Kati Offel Rides Onischenko’s Vivant Again

03. Apr 12 | 11:03 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

3 April 2012 Last weekend Kathie Offel, who is riding for the Ukraine, could be seen in Arezzo riding the 14-year-old Vivant. The pair had a placing in one competition. Last year, Australian Chris Chugg sold Vivant to Ukrainian millionaire Alexandre Onischenko, who passed on the ride to Kathi Offel. Offel and Vivant claimed victory […]



EVENTING: WILLIAM FOX-PITT LEADS HSBC RANKINGS GOING INTO KENTUCKY

03. Apr 12 | 10:11 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

3 April 2012 William Fox-Pitt (GBR) will head into the third leg of the HSBC FEI Classics™ at the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event (USA) on 26-29 April sporting the armband reserved for the leader of the HSBC Rankings. Fox-Pitt, who last wore the armband at the second last leg of the HSBC FEI Classics™ 2011 […]



USA: UPCOMING EVENTS AT THE GLOBAL DRESSAGE FESTIVAL

03. Apr 12 | 9:57 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

3 April 2012   This week the Global Dressage Festival (GDF) features the Global Dressage Festival National Show 2 Horse Show.  The event takes place at the Stadium show grounds on Tuesday, April 3 through Thursday, April 5. Classes range from the USDF Training Level up through the national Grand Prix level. The final event […]



Tampa Bay Classic Wrap-Up – March 28 – April 1, 2012

03. Apr 12 | 9:50 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

3 April 2012 The Tampa Bay Classic, held at the Bob Thomas Equestrian Center at the Florida State Fairgrounds in Tampa, FL, has come to an end after an exceptional week of competition. After a week of unparalleled athleticism and talent, exhibitors are reveling in their success and taking a quick break before the second […]



CSI** -FEI World Cup Tampa(USA): Results

02. Apr 12 | 14:53 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

2.4.2012  FEI WORLD CUP 50.000.-$ 1° Elizabeth Patton Madden USA Mademoiselle 2° Margie Engle Goldstein USA Pauly du Breuil 3° Charlie Jayne USA Uraya 4° Nicholas Dello Joio USA Geledimar Z 5° Nicholas Dello Joio USA Notre Star Le Nutria 6° Molly Ashe Cawley USA Carissimo 7° Christine Tribble McCrea USA Avenir 8° Jonathan McCrea […]



Vechta Auction (GER): Stern von Afrika OLD Becomes Top Horse of 2012 Oldenburg Spring Elite Auction

02. Apr 12 | 11:40 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

2 April 2012 The 76th Oldenburg Spring Elite Auction in Vechta, Germany took place on 31st March 2012. The top selling horse of this auction was 4-year-old dark bay gelding Stern von Afrika (by San Amour x Harvard), who was sold for 200.000 euro to a dressage rider from Berlin.  Stern von Afrika was already […]



CSW 2012: Happy Clients, Top Atmosphere

02. Apr 12 | 10:47 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

2 April 2012 The atmosphere at the fourth edition of Classical Sales Warendorf rocked. “We are delighted with the way the auction went,” said Pferdewirtschaftsmeister Fabian Scholz, who initiated the auction together with Grand Prix trainer Susanne Miesner. “The indoor school was full, with around 800 people in attendance, including several famous faces, and we […]



U.K.: London is Ready to Welcome the World

02. Apr 12 | 9:58 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

2 April 2012 The International Olympic Committee’s (IOC’s) Coordination Commission today concluded its tenth and final visit to London with the message that the 2012 Host City is ready to welcome the world’s best athletes and Olympic and Paralympic fans this summer. Chairman of the IOC’s Coordination Commission Denis Oswald said: ‘With only 119 days […]



USA: Rick Rockefeller-Silvia Earned Top Score at Global Dressage Festival National Show

02. Apr 12 | 9:46 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

2 April 2012 Rick Rockefeller-Silvia, a USDF Gold Medalist, scored the highest on the final day of the West Palm Beach National Show on Sunday.  Riding Sakramenter, an Oldenburg gelding, the pair earned 79.595% in the USEF First Level Test 2 – Open at the at the Stadium show grounds of the Global Dressage Festival. […]



USA: Beezie Madden Secures World Cup Spot With Final Qualifier Victory at Tampa Bay Classic

02. Apr 12 | 9:20 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

2 April 2012 It was the concluding day of the Tampa Bay Classic today at the Bob Thomas Equestrian Center, and competition was fierce as the nation’s top competitors strived to pave their way to the 2012 World Cup Finals in ‘s-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands. The $50,000 Grand Prix of Tampa CSI 2*-W was the last opportunity […]



USA: MANDATORY HELMET ALERT FOR ALL RIDERS AT PBIEC

02. Apr 12 | 9:13 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

2 April 2012 Riders at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center should be aware of the impending rule change that goes into effect today, that will call for mandatory helmets for anyone on horseback on the property. United States Equestrian Federation GR801 reads: “It is compulsory for riders all persons at Federation licensed hunter, jumper or […]



CSI1*, CSI3*, CSICh-A, CSIJ-B, CSIP, CSIYH1* Arezzo – Toscana Tour (ITA) – Results from Sunday

01. Apr 12 | 22:54 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

01.04.2012 78 Int. Jumping Competition Table A in two Phases 1.25m – Bronze Tour Pl. Horse Rider   Faults Time 1. Vega Morssinkhof, Evy BEL 0 26.79 2. Jk Horsetrucks Valentino Curcio, Serena ITA 0 28.22 3. Lady Quicklj Morganti, Violetta ITA 0 28.93 4. Baladin de Litrange XXXXII Diego Soares da Silva, Thalison BRA […]



CSI2* Vilamoura (POR) – Results from Sunday

01. Apr 12 | 21:41 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Int. Jumping Competition with jump-off Big Tour – Grand Prix Pl. Horse Rider Faults Time 1. Urlanmore Aldi Henry Turrell GBR 0/0 36.22 2. Cruise on Clover Thomas Ryan IRL 0/0 37.08 3. Kolibri Classic Chloe Aston GBR 0/0 37.21 4. Pluco T Joao Chuva POR 0/0 39.06 5. Roller Coaster Laura Renwick GBR 0/4 […]



CSI1*, CSI2*, CSIAm-B, CSICh-A, CSIP, CSIYH1* Barbizon (FRA) – Results from Sunday

01. Apr 12 | 21:19 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

01.04.2012 24 CSI ** Prix LAMICELL– Int. Jumping Competition Table A (Art.238,2,1) 1m30 Pl. Rider   Horse Faults Time 1. PATRICE DELAVEAU FRA QUARTO MAIL 0 55.21 2. NICOLAS HOUZELLE FRA QUI VIVE DE L’ATRE 0 59.22 3. DOROTHEE AMAR FRA MELODY DU GOLFE 0 60.57 4. FREDERIC BUSQUET FRA PHARONE 0 60.70 5. ABDELKABIR […]



2012 ESP Spring Circuit Features Five Weeks of Competition on April 3- May 13

01. Apr 12 | 10:14 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

1 April 2012 Equestrian Sport Productions (ESP), the management company of the FTI Consulting Winter Equestrian Festival, is pleased to announce the dates of their 2012 ESP Spring Circuit. The ESP Spring Circuit will continue the fantastic show season at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center in Wellington, FL, featuring five weeks of world-class competition […]



Daniel Bluman and Sancha LS Conquer All-Star Lineup in the $500,000 FTI Consulting Finale Grand Prix, CSI 5*

01. Apr 12 | 10:09 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

1 April 2012 Kraut Wins $100,000 FTI Consulting Rider Challenge, Skelton Takes $50,000 Suncast 1.50m Championship Jumper Series Bonus, Lamaze Triumphs In $32,000 Suncast 1.50m Championship Jumper Series Final Twenty-two-year-old Daniel Bluman, of Colombia, jumped to an exciting victory on Saturday night in the $500,000 FTI Consulting Finale Grand Prix, CSI 5* at the 2012 […]



Germany: HORSES & DREAMS meets Great Britain Kasselmann Stables I Hagen aTW/ GER 25-29 April 2012

01. Apr 12 | 9:41 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

1 April 2012 Pure dressage and Olympia are just around the corner… Horses & Dreams meets Great Britain, the CDI4*/CDI4* from 25th to 29th April. This will be a vital test of strength for the best riders in the run up to the Olympics: We’re still several weeks away from the top sporting highlight of […]



USA: Katherine Bateson with New Ride

01. Apr 12 | 9:12 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

1 April 2012 American dressage rider Katherine Bateson has got a new ride: 7-year-old Dutch bred Alonzo. Katherine Bateson is the current rider of Nartan, who used to be with Dutch Jeannette Haazen. Alonzo finished 12th at the World Championships for Young Horses in 2012. At that time his rider was Dutch Jonna Schelstraete who trains with […]



Yvonne Losos de Muniz Scores High at Global Dressage Festival National Show

01. Apr 12 | 9:05 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

1 April 2012 Yvonne Losos de Muniz of the Dominican Republic received one of the highest scores on Dondolo Las Marismas at the West Palm Beach National Show on Saturday. The pair won the Freestyle with 77.875% at the Stadium show grounds of the Global Dressage Festival. (GDF) “It was amazing! It felt like one […]



Global Dressage Festival (USA): Adrienne Lyle And Wizard Capture The Freestyle At The $120,000 5* West Palm Beach

01. Apr 12 | 9:04 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

1 April 2012 Adrienne Lyle and Wizard returned to the stadium spotlight and danced away with the win in the FEI Grand Prix Freestyle during the Global Dressage Festival (GDF) at the $120,000 5* West Palm Beach, presented by Diamante Farms on Friday evening. Their score of 77.275% placed them well above the competition and […]



USA: Molly Ashe-Cawley and Carissimo Pave the Way to Victory in $32,000 Tampa Bay Welcome Stake at Tampa Equestrian Series

01. Apr 12 | 9:02 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

1 April 2012 The crowd was alive with anticipation as 10 riders moved into the Tampa Bay Welcome Stake jump-off yesterday evening. The nation’s top riders joined the series, attempting to garner the championship prize in the $32,000 Tampa Bay Welcome Stake CSI 2* at the Tampa Equestrian Series. Molly Ashe-Cawley and Carissimo were the […]



CSI5* Wellington FL (USA) – Results from Saturday

31. Mar 12 | 23:46 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

31.03.2012 1025 Int. Jumping Competition Table A – High Amateur/Owner Classic Pl. Horse Rider 1. TEMMIE JESSICA SPRINGSTEEN 2. VALENTINA 156 ALEX PARRISH 3. VIEKIE MELISSA ORLICK-ZBIERSKI 4. CORDINA Z ALONSO VALDEZ PRADO 5. SANDMAN MARIA COSTA 6. NICHOLAS AMELIA MC ARDLE 7. OLYMPIC DE CHAMANT NICOLAS PAILLOT 8. WALIBA VDL DANIELLE GOLDSTEIN 9. TINSDAY […]



CSI1*, CSI3*, CSICh-A, CSIJ-B, CSIP, CSIYH1* Arezzo – Toscana Tour (ITA) – Results from Saturday

31. Mar 12 | 23:42 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

31.03.2012 81.1 Int. Jumping Competition Table A 1.40m – Silver Tour Pl. Horse Rider   Faults Time 1. Quisas Diamant Devos, Lieven BEL 0 59.36 2. Al Capone Sas Jaworski, Bohdan POL 0 60.77 3. Kir Chaniere Pellegrino, Marco ITA 0 61.86 4. At Berry Luck Costa, Fernando BRA 0 62.41 5. Delphinium del Sole […]



CSI2* Vilamoura (POR) – Results from Saturday

31. Mar 12 | 23:34 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Int. Jumping Competition against the clock Big Tour – 1,30m Pl. Horse Rider Faults Time 1. Zafira Chloe Aston GBR 0.00 51.14 2. In Chala D’en Haut Luis Sabino POR 0.00 49.76 3. Toe The Line Chris Smith GBR 0.00 48.90 4. Finer Bride Lana Craker GBR 0.00 48.80 5. Let’s Rock Sebastian Hass GER […]



CSI1*, CSI2*, CSIAm-B, CSICh-A, CSIP, CSIYH1* Barbizon (FRA) – Results from Saturday

31. Mar 12 | 22:21 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

31.03.2012 12 CSI ** Prix JUMP BOST– Int. Jumping Competition Table A (Art.238,2,1) 1m30 Pl. Rider   Horse Faults Time 1. DOROTHEE AMAR FRA MELODY DU GOLFE 0 54.60 2. PHILIPP MILLER GBR BRANDO VAN HET BRUNO’SHOF 0 54.67 3. PHILIPPE ROZIER FRA NEOFITO DE TUS 0 55.06 4. NICOLAS HOUZELLE FRA QUI VIVE DE […]



USA: Equestrian Sport Productions Announces Adequan® as Title Sponsor for the Global Dressage Festival

31. Mar 12 | 8:25 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

31 March 2012 Equestrian Sport Productions, the management company for the Global Dressage Festival at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center, is pleased to announce that Adequan®has signed on as the title sponsor of the Global Dressage Festival. This three-year, major sponsorship begins in 2013 and will extend through the 2015 show season. Adequan® has […]



Global Dressage Festival (USA): Pierre St Jacques And Lucky Tiger Are Tops At $120,000 5* West Palm Beach

31. Mar 12 | 8:21 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

31 March 2012 Pierre St Jacques and his mount Lucky Tiger won the FEI Olympic Grand Prix Special in the $120,000 5* West Palm Beach, presented by Diamante Farms on Friday.   St Jacques, who hails from Anthony, FL, took the blue ribbon with a score of 67.311% at the Stadium show grounds of the Global […]



2012 FTI Winter Consulting Equestrian Festival: McGuigan and Capall Zidane, Rodriguez and Aberdeen, Leone and Wayfarer Win Adequan Young Jumper Finals

31. Mar 12 | 8:16 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

31 March 2012 The FTI Consulting Winter Equestrian Festival hosted the Adequan Young Jumper Finals today in the International Arena for three age groups. The $20,000 Adequan 8-Year-Old Young Jumper Final victory went to Ronan McGuigan (IRL) and Capall Zidane. Andres Rodriguez (VEN) and Aberdeen took the top spot in the $20,000 Adequan 7-Year-Old Young […]



CSI1*, CSI3*, CSICh-A, CSIJ-B, CSIP, CSIYH1* Arezzo – Toscana Tour (ITA) – Results from Friday

30. Mar 12 | 23:52 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

30.03.2012 67.1 Int. Jumping Competition Table A in two Phases 1.40m – Silver Tour Pl. Horse Rider   Faults Time 1. Bacardi Orange de Muze Giunti, Matteo ITA 0 27.64 2. Obion Hällgren, Elin SWE 0 28.84 3. No One So Cool Sanny, Ulrika SWE 0 29.93 4. Zuversicht Minoli, Ludovica ITA 0 30.19 5. […]



CSI5* Wellington FL (USA) – Results from Friday

30. Mar 12 | 23:37 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

30.03.2012 82 Int. Jumping Competition Table A – Adequan 6 Year Old Jumper Classic Pl. Horse Rider 1. WAYFARER PETER LEONE 2. BILION JEFFERY WELLES 3. NINA VDL CANDICE KING 4. BELLA ASHLEE BOND 5. RIVIERE ROUGE ALEJANDRO KAROLYI 6. LAVENDER ZF NICOLE SHAHINIAN-SIMPSON 7. GENTLEY FILIP DE WANDEL 8. CORNISHMAN TIFFANY CORNACCHIO-MORRISSEY 9. S […]



CSI2* Vilamoura (POR) – Results from Friday

30. Mar 12 | 21:11 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Int. Jumping Competition Big Tour in 2 phases1,35m 30th March 2012 Pl. Horse Rider Faults Time 1. Limelight de Breve Laura Renwick GBR 0.00 29.29 2. Reine du May Laura Renwick GBR 0.00 30.39 3. Clever Boy VD Ruitershoeve Joăo Chuva POR 0.00 30.44 4. Caribo Thomas Ryan IRL 0.00 32.69 5. Wannahave Alexandre Mascarenhas […]



CSI1*, CSI2*, CSIAm-B, CSICh-A, CSIP, CSIYH1* Barbizon (FRA) – Results from Friday

30. Mar 12 | 21:09 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

30.03.2012 1 CSI ** Prix JUMP BOST – Int. Jumping Competition Table A (Art 274,5,3 FFE 2.2D3) 1m25 Pl. Rider   Horse Faults Time 1. ERWAN AUFFRET ADC FRA KAHOLIN DE CLUIS*MILI 0 25.80 2. ABDELKABIR OUADDAR MAR CORDANO SITTE Z 0 26.56 3. NICOLAS HOUZELLE FRA QUI VIVE DE L’ATRE 0 26.61 4. PHILIPPE […]



France: Zeta de Hus Now with Michel Robert

30. Mar 12 | 11:27 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

30 March 2012 French show jumper Michel Robert will take over the mare Zeta de Hus (Zandor Z x Atlantus Z) from his compatriot Kevin Staut. For Michel Robert Zeta de Hus might be an alternative for the Olympic Games, as his former ride Kellemoi de Pepita was sold a few months ago. Source: PSI […]



USA: Meredith Michaels-Beerbaum Rules $32,000 WEF Challenge Cup Round 12

30. Mar 12 | 10:39 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

30 March 2012 Johannes Ehning and Cayenne 162 Win $32,000 G&C Farm 1.45m Classic Germany’s Meredith Michaels-Beerbaum rode to an exciting one-two finish on Thursday afternoon in the $32,000 WEF Challenge Cup Round 12 at the FTI Consulting Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF). Michaels-Beerbaum topped the class aboard Cantano and finished second riding Checkmate 4, both […]



CSI1*, CSI3*, CSICh-A, CSIJ-B, CSIP, CSIYH1* Arezzo – Toscana Tour (ITA) – Results from Thursday

30. Mar 12 | 10:26 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

60 Int. Jumping Comp. 1.30m Pl. Horse Rider Faults Time 1. Femke de Kalvarie Philippaerts, Ludo (BEL) 0/0 36.86 2. Fakir van Orshof Clemens, Pieter (BEL) 0/0 37.46 3. Casalita Hicks, Julie (USA) 0/0 38.60 4. Aiyetoro Clayton, Joseph (GBR) 0/0 38.73 5. Fidele Hamood, Olivia (AUS) 0/0 40.34 6. Simar Mascenti, Bryan (ITA) 0/4 […]



USA: Adrienne Lyle And Wizard Are Magical At $120,000 5* West Palm Beach

30. Mar 12 | 9:46 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

30 March 2012 Adrienne Lyle, 27, and Wizard took the top award at the Global Dressage Festival (GDF) in the FEI Grand Prix at the $120,000 5* West Palm Beach, presented by Diamante Farms.  Their score of 73.021% placed them well above Anja Plonzke of Germany on Le Mont d’Or, who received 71.851% to come […]



Denmark: Long List of Danish Dressage Riders Announced

29. Mar 12 | 15:45 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

29 March 2012 The long list of the Danish dressage riders participating at the Olympics are: –          Nathalie zu Sayn-Wittgenstein –           Anne van Olst –          Andreas Helgstrand –          Lisbet Seierskilde, Lone Jørgensen –          Anne Troensegaard –          Sidsel Johansen –          Anna Kasprzak and –          Lars Petersen Source: Danish Equestrian Federation « back to the news overview […]



Belgium: Jeroen Devroe Renounces Wildcard

29. Mar 12 | 11:27 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

29 March 2012 Belgian dressage rider Jeroen Devroe was just awarded with a wildcard for the World Cup finals in s’Hertogenbosch. But now he rejects the wildcard. The dressage rider wants to focus on the outdoor season. The Belgian National Federation set him a goal of 70%, which he would like to achieve at outdoor […]



U.K.: Bronze Statue for Uthopia

29. Mar 12 | 11:16 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

29 March 2012 The KWPN stallion Uthopia, who won team gold and two silver medals with his rider British Carl Hester during the European dressage championships last year, will be immortalized in bronze. According to the horse portal horseandhound.co.uk sculptor Lorne McKean already visited the glamorous pair and made a wax model of Uthopia performing […]



USA: Harding Replaces Kofford in US Line-Up for 2012 Reem Acra FEI World Cup Dressage Final

29. Mar 12 | 10:54 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

29 March 2012 Due to veterinary reasons Jim Kofford (Raleigh, NC) has chosen not to compete in the 2012 Reem Acra FEI World Cup Dressage Final with Hannah Shook and Mitzi Presnell’s Pharoah. Shawna Harding and Come On III, the next highest placing pair in the North American League behind Kofford and Pharaoh, will instead […]



FEI WORLD CUP™ DRESSAGE – NORTH AMERICA AND CENTRAL EUROPEAN LEAGUE ROUND-UP

29. Mar 12 | 10:46 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

29 March 2012 LAST-MINUTE DRAMA IN THE COUNTDOWN TO THE REEM ACRA FINAL With the Reem Acra FEI World Cup™ Dressage Final 2011/2012 now only a few short weeks away, the line-up of riders who will represent North America and Central Europe at ‘s-Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands from 19 to 22 April has been confirmed.  The […]



Cesar A. Hirsch Continues Successful Career as an International Equestrian Official

29. Mar 12 | 10:41 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

29 March 2012 Mr. Cesar A. Hirsch is a passionate equestrian who began riding horses as a child in Venezuela and has spring boarded his interest in the sport into an international career. Hirsch grew up with a passion for horses and has been participating in equestrian sports since 1979. He competed both individually and […]



Global Dressage Festival (USA): David Marcus Wins Best Turnout Award for $120,000 5* West Palm Beach

29. Mar 12 | 10:30 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

29 March 2012 David Marcus of Campbellville Ontario was the unanimous winner of the Best Turned Out Award at the initial horse inspection for the $120,000 5* West Palm Beach, presented by Diamante Farms.  The inspection took place on Wednesday at the Stadium show grounds of the Global Dressage Festival (GDF) in preparation for the […]



FTI Consulting, Inc. Continues Title Sponsorship of 2012 Winter Equestrian Festival

29. Mar 12 | 10:11 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

29 March 2012 Long-time Supporter to Sponsor $500,000 Grand Prix for Fourth Consecutive Year FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: FCN), the global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance their enterprise value, is pleased to announce the continuation of its title sponsorship of the 2012 Winter Equestrian Festival, one of the world’s largest […]



FTI Consulting Winter Equestrian Festival: Pessoa and HH Palouchin Dominate in $32,000 G&C Farm 1.45m Classic

29. Mar 12 | 10:07 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

29 March 2012 The FTI Consulting Winter Equestrian Festival began the 12th and final week of competition today with the $32,000 G&C Farm 1.45m Classic. Rodrigo Pessoa (BRA) and HH Palouchin, owned by Double H Farm, are familiar faces in the winner’s circle and were able to speed to victory in today’s class. Richard Spooner […]



USA: Leslie Howard Rides to the Top of the 1.30m Leaderboard On Tampa Bay Classic’s First Day

29. Mar 12 | 9:59 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

29 March 2012 The Tampa Equestrian Series began their two-week horse show this morning at the Bob Thomas Equestrian Center with the Tampa Bay Classic, bringing in many of the top jumper riders to vie for the coveted championship honors. The competition was intense as competitors raced against the clock beneath the shade of the […]



European Youngster Cup Jumping – 2012 Final in Salzburg

29. Mar 12 | 9:41 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

29 March 2012 The final of the 2012 EY Cup will for the first time take place in Salzburg, at the international riding tournament Pappas Amadeus Horse Indoors. From 6th to 9th December the winners of the stations of the 2012 EY Cup, and the top point scorers in the rankings will come up against […]



CSI** Moorsele (BEL): Results Grand Prix (23.000.-€)

29. Mar 12 | 9:39 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

29.3.2012 1° Eric Dewulf FRA Norton d´Eole 0/0 34,41 2° H.R.H. Prince Abdullah Al Saud Bin Metab KSA Davos 0/0 35,26 3° Nina Weck SUI U Two III 0/0 36 4° Bertram Allen IRL Zenzation 0/4 33 5° Thiago Ribas da Costa BRA Don Camillo van Paemel 1 85,04 6° Candice Lauwers BEL Cibolin Prieure […]



Switzerland: Potential Olympia Candidates Named

28. Mar 12 | 12:16 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

28 March 2012 Swiss team coach Urs Grünig has named seven horse-rider combinations that could be considered for the Olympic Games in London in summer. Morover, he stated the riders participating at the first Top League Nations Cups in La Baule (FRA) and Rome (ITA). According to Urs Grünig the selection of candidates was based […]



The Netherlands: Participants at Dressage World Cup Final in s‘Hertogenbosch

28. Mar 12 | 12:05 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

28 March 2012 The start list for the Reem Acra FEI World Cup Dressage Final has been officially announced by the FEI, with 18 riders from 12 countries travelling to ‘s-Hertogenbosch in the Netherlands  next month. The Dutch flag will be represented at the Brabanthallen from Thursday April 19 to Sunday April 22 by title defender and […]



Ireland: Jessica Kürten with New Horse and New Team Rider

28. Mar 12 | 11:59 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

28 March 2012 Irish show jumper Jessica Kürten, who is has stationed her horses with Edouard de Rothschild in France, will be supported in her dressage work by her compatriot Judy Reynolds. The Irish dressage rider worked with Johann Hinnemann in Germany before. It is planned that Reynolds will work for herself. She participated at […]



Germany: Heike Kemmer with Two New Rides

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

28 March 2012 According to the Danish website ridehesten.com German Heike Kemmer has got two new horses to train and to ride. The horses are both Danish owned and are the 6-year-old L’Espoir (by Lord Loxley) and the 7-year-old Tailormade Temptation (by Tuschinski x Haarlem). Tailormade Temptation is presently stationed at Paul Schockemöhle’s stud in […]



Netherlands: Two Dutch Wildcards for Selection World Championships of Young Horses

28. Mar 12 | 10:05 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

28 March 2012 Yesterday in Ermelo (The Netherlands) a selection has taken place for the world championships young horses. Horses that did not qualify in the normal selection procedure could go for a wild card today. There was one wild card for the five-year- olds and one for the six-year-olds. The judges Wim Ernes, Johan […]