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Rio Olympic champion Nick Skelton takes top FEI Award

Rio 2016 Olympic Jumping champion Nick Skelton (GBR) added another major accolade to his collection tonight when he was declared the winner of the top prize at the prestigious 2016 FEI Awards gala dinner in Tokyo (JPN), in the presence [...]

November 23, 2016 Equestrian
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Nabil repeats win in MOP SEA Games Qualifier

The third SEA Games Qualifiers in Dressage and Showjumping took place on Sunday at Putrajaya Equestrian Park as part of Malaysian Open Polo (MOP) Tournament 2016. [...]

October 25, 2016 Equestrian
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Longines FEI World Endurance Championships 2016: Jaume Punti Dachs takes Spain to team and individual gold

In a day of weather that changed as often as the ride leaders, Spain’s Jaume Punti Dachs captured individual gold and led his compatriots Alex Luque Moral and Angel Soy Coll to the team title at the Longines FEI World [...]

September 20, 2016 Equestrian
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Record 46 nations for Slovakia’s Longines FEI World Endurance Championships 2016

A record 46 nations will contest the Longines FEI World Endurance Championships 2016 this Saturday (17 September), with the world’s top Endurance athletes already on-site at Slovakia’s state-of-the-art Šamorín Equestrian Centre, brain-child of Slovakian businessman Mario Hoffmann. [...]

September 16, 2016 Equestrian
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Christopher Burton lives his Burghley dream

Christopher Burton (AUS), one of the most talented riders to hit the Eventing circuit in the last few years, emerged victorious on Nobilis 18 at the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials (GBR), final leg of the FEI Classics™ 2015/2016, even [...]

September 5, 2016 Equestrian
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Comeback king Skelton scoops Britain’s first Olympic individual Jumping gold

He broke his neck in a fall 16 years ago, he has a replacement hip, he’s 58 years old, competing at his seventh Olympic Games and he was riding a horse that has been struggling with injury for over two [...]

August 20, 2016 Equestrian, Other

Formidable French fly to victory in Olympic Team Jumping final

France claimed Team Jumping gold for only the second time in the history of the Olympic Games with a brilliant performance at Deodoro Olympic Park in Rio de Janeiro (BRA) today. Lying only a single penalty point behind the joint-leaders [...]

August 18, 2016 Equestrian
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It’s tight at the top after first round of Olympic Team Jumping

Brazil, Germany, The Netherlands and USA all tied for the lead on a zero score after the first round of Team Jumping at Deodoro Olympic Park today, with France trailing by just a single time fault going into tomorrow’s second-round [...]

August 17, 2016 Equestrian
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Dujardin and her horse with a heart of gold do it again

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 in the Grand Prix Freestyle to claim their second successive individual title today. [...]

August 16, 2016 Equestrian, Other

Brazil and Germany dominate Olympic Jumping opener

The packed stadium at Deodoro Olympic Park in Rio de Janeiro (BRA) exploded into a wall of sound today when Team Brazil matched the performance of a mighty side from Germany to post a zero score as Olympic Jumping got [...]

August 15, 2016 Equestrian