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Dujardin Charlotte, GBR, Valegro
Olympic Games Rio 2016
© Hippo Foto - Dirk Caremans
15/08/16

Dujardin and her horse with a heart of gold do it again: Individual Dressage Final

Photo Caption:  Great Britain’s Charlotte Dujardin and Valegro secured their second successive individual Olympic Dressage title when winning the Freestyle today. (Dirk Caremans/FEI)           Great Britain’s Charlotte Dujardin (31) and the fabulous 14-year-old gelding, Valegro, were in a class of their own when posting an Olympic Dressage record score of 93.857 … More »
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Olympic Games Rio 2016
© Hippo Foto - Dirk Caremans
14/08/16

Packed stadium as Brazil and Germany dominate Olympic Jumping opener

Photo Caption: The reserve partnership of Meredith Michaels-Beerbaum and Fibonacci produced a spectacular performance when called into action for Germany today in the First Jumping Qualifier at Deodoro Olympic Park in Rio de Janeiro (BRA). (Dirk Caremans/FEI)         The packed stadium at Deodoro Olympic Park in Rio de Janeiro (BRA) exploded into a … More »
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PODIUM TEAM Germany

Normal order restored as Germany takes Olympic Dressage team gold once again

Photo Caption: Team Germany took its 13th Olympic Dressage team gold today at Deodoro Olympic Park. L to R – Isabell Werth, Dorothee Schneider, Sönke Rothenberger and Kristina Bröring-Sprehe. (Richard Juillart/FEI)           Like re-booting to re-establish a connection, Germany clinched team Dressage gold in considerable style at the Olympic Equestrian Park in … More »
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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 »
Consul

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 »