Grandioso, the Spanish team horse ridden by Jose Daniel Martin Dockx, has received the green light to return to competition after undergoing 10 weeks of treatment for an injury and will seek to earn a start for Spain at the summer Olympics
LIPICA, Slovenia, May 29, 2016--Marcela Krinke Susmelj rode Smeyers Sopran in their Big Tour debut to win the World Cup Grand Prix Freestyle Sunday. German Olympian Ulla Salzgeber on Sir Simon won the CDI3* Grand Prix Special
The hopes of Hiroshi Hoketsu to become the world’s oldest Olympian at the age 75 ended when Brioni W, the horse he was to ride in dressage for Japan became ill
Uthopia, the 2012 Olympic horse ridden by Carl Hester to a team gold medal for Great Britain, was sold at auction Friday for £165,000/€216,864/US$241,000. The buyer was not immediately identified but the bidding went to an individual at the auction site in Northern Ireland.
LIPICA, Slovenia, May 27, 2016--Russia's Tatiana Miloserdova and Awakening won the Grand Prix Friday with a personal best score in the second 2016-17 Central European League World Cup event leading to the Final in Omaha, Nebraska next year
When Anton canters into the Olympic competition arena 11 weeks from now, Belinda Trussell will be aiming for the performance of their 10 years together, putting behind her a broken heart when injury she feared had ended the horse's career
When the American squad won in France it was only the second time ever the United States was victorious in a Nations Cup in Europe and the average of the three winning scores was the highest recorded for any American Big Tour dressage team, according to a review of results
Californians Steffen Peters on Legolas and Rosamunde and Günter Seidel on Zero Gravity will compete for the first time in the American Olympic selection trials in Europe at the CDI4* in Roosendaal, Netherlands next week
Megan Lane and Caravella have climbed into second place behind Belinda Trussell and Anton on Canada's Olympic rankings less than six weeks to the deadline to qualify for the country's two individual starting spots in Rio de Janeiro, according to calculations by dressage-news.com
OTTAWA, Ontario, May 22, 2016–Ashley Holzer rode Arthur to victory in the Ottawa Dressage Festival CDI3* Grand Prix Freestyle Sunday, the first Big Tour musical performance for the pair
COMPIÈGNE, France, May 18, 2016--United States' horses and riders seeking to be on The Dutta Corp. team for the summer Olympics kick off the first of three selection competitions in Europe on Thursday with six of nine combinations lined up for this CDIO5* Nations Cup and CDI3*. Four American youth riders are also starting their European circuit
Denmark won the CDIO3* Nations Cup Monday, holding off a last-minute drive by Sweden that brought the team to within one-third of a percentage point of the leader after three days of competition in the inaugural year of the official FEI series. Germany was third and a gutsy Australian team down to three combinations after its top combination withdraw because of injury placed fourth and the United States fifth
WIESBADEN, Germany, May 15, 2016–Isabell Werth and Weihegold OLD won the World Dressage Masters CDI5* Grand Prix Special Monday, extending their winning streak to five.