Pippa Cuckson

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FEI Endurance Rules Under Review Again Following More Horse Deaths

Two horses sustained catastrophic injuries in a 40km qualifier at Dubai international Endurance

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Jumping ‘Pay Cards’ Shelved

A new rider invitation system for international jumping shows has been shelved, with a renewed pledge not to endorse Jumping “pay cards following a backlash

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‘Wrong Identity’ Claims Revive Bahrain Endurance Controversy

The FEI declined to review a controversial endurance fatality in Bahrain,despite new evidence suggesting both the dead horse and the ride were wrongly identified.

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World Arabian Organization Shames Desert Endurance

Endurance racing in the Middle East is sacrificing Arabian horses “on the altar of sport”

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Rollkur Back in the Spotlight

“Rollkur” is once again in the spotlight after the a German broadcaster ran a damning item claiming the practice was allowed in the dressage warm-up ring

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Study Finds 64% of Feed Contaminated

Eighteen of 28 commercially made feeds have been found to contain naturally occurring substances prohibited in FEI competition. 64% of Feed Contaminated

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Canadian Eventing Supports Frangible Pins

Canadian Eventing firmly in support of a new call by the United States Eventing Association for mandatory use of frangible devices on cross-country courses.

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Badminton Adds its Weight to the Mandatory “Pinning” Campaign

Badminton Horse Trials has joined calls to make the use of safety devices mandatory on suitable cross-country fences, as pressure mounts on the FEI

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Latest Endurance Horse Deaths Raise Concerns About “Airbrushing” Results

Concerns that endurance horse deaths are being airbrushed out of official results have been raised following two deaths at the 120km Al Marmoom Cup.

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18-Year-Old Rider at the Centre of Endurance Steroids Case

The horse involved in a blood controversy at the world young riders’ endurance championships, called 8 Minute, has tested positive to three banned steroids.

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