The Ground Juries, Technical Delegates, Chief Stewards, Course Designers, Appeal Committee and Medical Officer have been appointed for the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014 in Normandy (FRA), where from August 23 to September 7, athletes from 60 nations will compete for medals in the FEI’s seven disciplines.
Original Post Date: 01/28/2014 - 09:25 | Last Updated: Tue, 2014-01-28 09:42
The two US cities – Wellington and Kentucky - have both submitted their formal bid applications and questionnaires to host the FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2018 and now officially join the Canadian bid from Bromont/Montreal.
Original Post Date: 11/15/2013 - 11:43 | Last Updated: Fri, 2013-11-15 12:16
Jock Paget kept an admirably cool head in the pressurised last few minutes of the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials, final leg of the HSBC FEI Classics™, and became the fifth New Zealander to lift the top prize here at this much-respected British CCI4*.
Original Post Date: 09/09/2013 - 08:00 | Last Updated: Mon, 2013-09-09 11:34
The spectators at Malmö (SWE) burst into noisy celebrations as Michael Jung (GER) produced yet another brilliant piece of riding to retain his individual title at the HSBC FEI European Eventing Championships and lead his German team mates to a second consecutive gold medal.
“I feel wonderful,” said Jung simply. “And the best thing is that I have a truly great horse for the future.”
Original Post Date: 09/01/2013 - 23:09 | Last Updated: Tue, 2013-09-03 10:17
Michael Jung and the German team gave an outstanding display of Cross Country riding at the HSBC FEI European Championships to remain in gold medal position, as all four riders came home triumphantly clear and inside the optimum time. The flamboyant Swedish quartet also made it look easy, flying through the direct routes with confidence, to the delight of an enthusiastic, flag-waving crowd clearly reveling in the spectacular sight of horses galloping alongside the beach at Malmö (SWE).
Original Post Date: 08/31/2013 - 18:04 | Last Updated: Tue, 2013-09-03 10:14
Michael Jung (GER) was in a class of his own in the Dressage arena at the HSBC FEI European Eventing Championships at Malmö (SWE) today, effortlessly taking the lead on an outstanding mark of 28.8 with his exciting new team ride Halunke FBW. The defending European Champion was awarded a 10 for his riding from Christian Landolt (SUI), the judge at B, and has a significant eight-penalty advantage over second-placed William Fox-Pitt (GBR).
Original Post Date: 08/30/2013 - 11:49 | Last Updated: Tue, 2013-09-03 10:16
The stage is set for a memorable HSBC FEI European Eventing Championships as some of the greatest talents in the sport gather in the unique seaside setting of Malmö, Sweden. This is the first time since the biennial Championships began 60 years ago that it has been held in Sweden, a nation with a proud Eventing heritage, and clearly a superb effort has been made to produce a relaxed yet beautifully presented event.
Original Post Date: 08/28/2013 - 15:06 | Last Updated: Thu, 2013-08-29 11:28
Eventing, the second in the 2013 series of test events for next year’s Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™, finished in Caen (FRA) today with victory for Italy’s Vittoria Panizzon and Merlots Magic, winners of the Irish CCI2* at Ballindenisk last September. The Italian Air Force rider, who celebrates her 30th birthday next month, led after Dressage and held on to the top spot overnight with a classical Cross Country clear round on Pierre Michelet’s 26-fence track that made the most of the spectacular countryside at Haras du Pin.
Original Post Date: 08/19/2013 - 09:35 | Last Updated: Mon, 2013-08-19 09:40