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Equestrian Canada Nominates Para-Dressage Team for RIo

Ottawa, ON, July 25, 2016 – Equestrian Canada and the Canadian Paralympic Committee are proud to announce the four athletes nominated to represent Team Canada in para-dressage at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games this September.   Para-dressage is one of Canada’s most successful international equestrian disciplines and many of the athletes nominated for Rio have … More »

Remembering Consul

 Consul    photo by Terri Miller                                                                         Remembering Iron Spring Farm’s Consul March 5, 1984-July 7, 2016   Coatesville, PA—For 28 … More »
Equestrian - Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping Final in Gothenburg (SWE) date 25/03/2016 - 29/03/2016. Longines world number one Simon Delestre (FRA) just missed out on the win to compatriot Penelope Leprevost in the first round of the Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping Final in Gothenburg.
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French Olympian Simon Delestre regains top spot in Longines Rankings

Photo Caption: Olympic Jumping athlete Simon Delestre (FRA), Longines world number one, pictured in the first round of the Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping Final 2016 in Gothenburg (SWE). FEI/Arnd Bronkhorst     French Olympian Simon Delestre regains top spot in Longines Rankings   Olympic athlete Simon Delestre is back as world number one, having … More »
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In Memoriam: Six-time Olympian, Frank Chapot (USA), 1932-2016

Frank Chapot, the former Olympian and US Team Jumping coach who has passed away at the age of 84, competing with Trail Guide at the 1960 Olympic Games in Rome where he was a member of the silver medal team.  ©Collection Poudret           Frank Chapot, six-time Olympian and USA Jumping coach, … More »
Left to right Peter Thomsen, Josefa Sommer, Bettina Hoy, Josephine Schnaufer and Christopher Bartle      Credit:Trevor Holt

FEI Nations Cup™ Eventing: German team triumphant at Houghton Hall

Photo caption: Germany, winners of the FEI Nations Cup™ Eventing at Houghton Hall (GBR) for the second year running (left to right): Peter Thomsen, Josefa Sommer, Bettina Hoy and Josephine Schnauffer, with their coach Christopher Bartle (Trevor Holt/FEI)         The German team again showed their liking for the beautiful surroundings of Houghton Hall … More »
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Spanish reign supreme at Furusiyya leg in Lisbon

Photo Caption: Eduardo Alvarez Aznar and Fidux produced a double-clear round to help Team Spain to victory at the fourth leg of the Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup™ Jumping 2016 Europe Division 2 League in Lisbon (POR). (FEI/Nuno Pragana)   \     Marco Fuste’s Spanish team won the tenth leg of the Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup™ Jumping … More »
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Brilliant British post back-to-back win in Rome

Photo Caption: Team Great Britain made it a back-to-back double when winning the Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup™ Jumping Europe Division 1 leg at Piazza di Siena in Rome (ITA) for the second year in succession . On the podium (L to R) Michael Whitaker, Di Lampard Chef d’Equipe, Ben Maher, Jessica Mendoza and John Whitaker. … More »
France, Compigne : Kasey Perry-Glass (United States Of America)? riding Goerklintgaards Dublet???? during the Grand Prix Ville de Compigne, FEI Nations Cup Dressage competition of the CDI5* of Compigne on May 21th , 2016, in Compigne, France - Photo Christophe Bricot

FEI Nations Cup™ Dressage: Team USA on top again in rainy Compiegne

Kasey Perry-Glass and Goerklintgaards Dublet led Team USA to a convincing victory at the third leg of the FEI Nations Cup™ Dressage 2016 series at Compiegne (FRA). (FEI/Christophe Bricot)     Team USA were deemed winners of the third leg of the FEI Nations Cup™ Dressage 2016 series at CDI5* Compiegne (FRA) where torrential rain led to … More »

Six nations make Olympic and Paralympic débuts at Rio 2016 equestrian events

Photo Caption: Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games, where equestrian sport celebrates 104 years in the Olympic Movement and 20 in the Paralympic Movement. (FEI)       A total of six nations will be making their Olympic and Paralympic debuts at Rio 2016 when they field athletes for the equestrian disciplines of Jumping, Dressage, … More »

Chester Weber Wins Record 13th USEF Four-in-Hand National Championship

Chester Weber Driving Cones (c)Pics Of You       OCALA, Florida – February 28, 2016 – Chester Weber completed a sweep of all three phases of the 2016 Live Oak International combined driving competition to claim his record 13th USEF Four-in-Hand National Championship.   On Sunday, Weber won the cones event and finished with … More »