Plans for an equestrian competition stadium, five additional arenas and 624 permanent stables have been drawn up for construction next year at the International Polo Club as the third venue in the Global Dressage and Winter Equestrian Festivals complex
Dressage was the leader of the three Olympic equestrian disciplines for women earning the most individual medals in Rio de Janeiro in the only sport on the Games program where males and females compete as equals
AARHUS, Denmark, Aug. 21, 2016--Lucie-Anouk Baumgürtel and Massimiliano 3 wrapped up the European Pony Championships with victory in the Freestyle Sunday after claiming the individual title and leading Germany to team gold
Ashley Holzer posted back-to-back victories on Breaking Dawn in winning the CDI3* Grand Prix Freestyle Saturday while fellow Canadian Brittany Fraser rode All In to their second straight personal best score as runner-up
SAUGERTIES, New York, Aug. 19, 2016--Ashley Holzer rode Breaking Dawn, her 2012 Olympic mount for Canada, to victory in the CDI3* Grand Prix, only the second competition for the pair in three years
RIO DE JANEIRO, Aug. 19, 2016--Great Britain's Nick Skelton and Big Star won the jumping individual gold medal Friday with Sweden's Peder Fredericson on All In taking silver and Canada's Eric Lamaze on Fine Lady the bronze
Laura Graves, fresh from her Olympic triumph, plans to aim Verdades for the World Cup Final in Omaha next year after a long break for the horse she rode as the top finishing American in Rio de Janeiro
AARHUS, Denmark, Aug. 18, 2016--Germany claimed gold in the European Championships for Ponies dressage team competition Thursday while Denmark took silver and the Netherlands bronze
The top competitors in dressage at this year's Olympics earned higher scores than ever before but, according to an analysis of results, the start list expanded to the largest ever to display "more flags" led to a decline in the overall average of the Grand Prix compared with the 2012 Games in London.
RIO DE JANEIRO, Aug. 17, 2016--France won Olympic team jumping gold and the United States silver--both teams with only three of the four combinations able to start, while Germany won bronze after a jumpoff with Canada
The Olympic dressage individual final, the Grand Prix Freestyle, is staged Monday with Steffen Peters on Legolas of the United States the first first to go at 10 a.m. local (9 am US Eastern time, 15:00 CET) and Isabell Werth on Weihegold the last ride at 1:20 pm local (12:20 am US Eastern time/18:20 CET)
The United States return to the Olympic dressage medals podium to collect a bronze for the first time since 2004 was the ultimate in team efforts by three rookies and one veteran of the world's biggest stage
Despite a big increase in the number of horses starting in Olympic dressage, there were both smaller and fewer significant differences in the scores of the seven judges on the panel for two days of Grand Prix at the Deodoro Equestrian Center compared with the Games in London four years ago.