Witness recalls hearing ‘pops and snapping noises’ at a show where Kocher told him he was trying to fix the spurs as they were ‘too hot’.
The new International Grooms Association will sign a MOU with the FEI, giving the unsung pros the same status as other stakeholder groups.
Covid mitigation measures may complicate heat stress management in horses, plus calls for future Olympics to be moved to later in the year.
Difficulty obtaining a ‘confirmation result’ means that some countries could yet drop out, opening the door for Canada.
TV station RTL is set to broadcast video of the controversial practice, but has refused to give the German equestrian federation a copy.
Europe loses its second major Nations Cup fixture as a result of uncertainty over the re-opening of Irish society.
CAS partially dismisses appeal against suspension, leaving race promoters to pay the FEI over $1m in fines and organisers’ dues.
Team Canada personnel had no idea that ‘coca’ tea translated as cocaine when picking it from the breakfast buffet in their Pan Am Games hotel.
As well as horse abuse, the US rider is found to have brought the sport into disrepute and committed criminal acts under Swiss law.
By approving the MMG’s new league, the FEI says it is not de-recognizing the original NEL concept and that there is room for both series.