Dressage

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Dover Wows at Dressage Levy Performance Advantage Symposium

Four-time Olympic medalist Robert Dover (USA) taught at The Dressage Levy Performance Advantage Symposium, held Oct. 25, 2019, at the Caledon Equestrian Park in Palgrave, ON. Offered at no cost to 2019 Dressage Levy contributors, the Symposium featured coaching sessions that provided accessible and valuable advice to riders at every level. Approximately 150 attendees benefited […]
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Werth edges Dujardin in exciting second World Cup leg at Lyon

It’s three-in-a-row at the French fixture for the defending series champion Germany’s Isabell Werth showed exactly why she is known as The Queen of international dressage when, on her debut in the 2019/2020 FEI Dressage World Cup™ Western European League at the second leg in Lyon, France today, she produced yet another of her right-royal […]
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Charlotte Dujardin and Mount St John Freestyle win Grand Prix at Lyon

British rider Charlotte Dujardin was the fourth rider to enter the dressage arena for the FEI Dressage World CupTM Grand Prix presented by CREARA, and she managed to put in a great performance to hold off the competition. Taking first place in the provisional ranking with 79.978%, she held on to her lead throughout the […]
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Royal Horse Show set to feature Indoor Eventing and Dressage Derby

Indoor eventing and a dressage derby are two of the unique events highlighting the schedule during the 10-day Royal Horse Show, held as part of of the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair, from November 1 through 10, 2019, at Exhibition Place in downtown Toronto, ON. The $20,000 Horseware Indoor Eventing Challenge headlines events in the Coca-Cola […]
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FEI Postpones its Plan to Drop Medals for Grand Prix Special

The FEI is shelving a plan to stop awarding individual medals for the Grand Prix Special (GPS) at world and continental dressage championships, after strong protests from Canada, the U.S. and other national federations (NFs). Opponents of change were baffled why the classic set test that highlights correct training was deemed dispensable, as were the […]
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South Africa qualifies dressage team for Olympics in Exloo

It was a big moment for South African Dressage when qualifying a team for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at Hippisch Centrum in Exloo, The Netherlands. The only country to field a side in the Group F (Africa and the Middle East) qualifier incorporated into the CDI 3* Grand Prix at the Dutch fixture, the […]
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Olympia Horse Show Announces ‘Dressage Unwrapped’

Organisers of Olympia, The London International Horse Show are delighted to announce that a brand-new event, ‘Dressage Unwrapped’ will take place on Monday December 16th. Under the glass roof of Olympia Grand, three of Britain’s most celebrated dressage riders, Carl Hester, Gareth Hughes and Richard Davison will unwrap the secrets of dressage for the Olympia […]
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Cathrin Dufour Tops First Leg of FEI Dressage World Cup™

Cathrin Dufour (DEN) stole all the limelight at the first leg of the FEI Dressage World Cup™ 2019/2020 Western European League in Herning (DEN) this weekend, taking both the Grand Prix and Freestyle. Riding her exciting young Westphalian gelding Bohemian, she posted a whopping 83.022 to win yesterday’s Grand Prix. And today she posted the […]
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New Western European League Dressage Season Kicks Off

Hot on the heels of a super summer of sport, culminating in the edge-of-the-seat excitement of the FEI European Championships in Rotterdam (NED) in August, the best horse-and-rider combinations from all across Western Europe are ready to rock-n-roll when the new-season FEI Dressage World Cup™ series kicks off in Herning, Denmark this weekend. This first […]
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Dujardin and Werth Set to Take on FEI Dressage World Cup Lyon

Their male counterparts had better watch out! The FEI Dressage World Cup leg in Lyon, organised as part of the Longines Equita Lyon Concours Hippique International (October 30 to November 3), will offer its loyal public a line-up of riders, and in particular of lady riders, which has rarely been seen at a French dressage […]