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Olympic formats take centre stage at FEI General AssemblyOlympic formats were the focus of this afternoon’s session at the FEI General Assembly in San Juan (PUR), with FEI President Ingmar De Vos leading discussions with National Federations on proposed radical changes to Olympic competition formats.“Olympic Agenda 2020 is a driving force in this process, but even prior to that we already knew that changes needed to be made to our formats and the presentation of our sport”, the FEI President said in his opening address.
Original Post Date: 11/13/2015 - 08:27   |   Last Updated: 2015:11:13 08:27:09

FEI BUREAU MEETING San Juan (PUR), 10 November 2015 Main decisions taken by the FEI Bureau at its in-person meeting held on 10 November in San Juan (PUR): OLYMPIC STRATEGY
Original Post Date: 11/11/2015 - 09:45   |   Last Updated: 2015:11:11 09:47:09

Michael Jung (GER) gave a masterclass in Cross Country riding at Les 4 Etoiles de Pau (FRA), opening leg of the FEI Classics™ 2015/2016, and remains in first and second places on Halunke FBW and fischerRocana FST.However, tomorrow’s Jumping phase promises to be a thriller as he does not have a Jumping fence in hand over CCI4* first-timer Emily King (GBR), who is still in third place on Brookleigh, or France’s Astier Nicolas, fourth on Piaf de B’neville.
Original Post Date: 10/24/2015 - 16:49   |   Last Updated: 2015:10:24 17:02:25

Experts from three continents gathered at a special two-day equine surfaces forum held at the FEI headquarters in Lausanne (SUI) last month.A total of 36 equine, veterinary and footing specialists from Belgium, Canada, Germany, Italy, Malaysia, Netherlands, Switzerland, the UK and United States came together to discuss standards for arena surfaces in Jumping.
Original Post Date: 08/26/2015 - 09:42   |   Last Updated: 2015:08:26 09:42:11

Marcio Jorge (BRA) and Coronel MCJ were popular and convincing winners of the Aquece Rio International Horse Trials, the test event that wound to a close at the Deodoro Olympic Equestrian Centre today. In front of a huge contingent of voluble fans, Jorge steered the talented grey to a supremely confident clear over the coloured fences to claim victory – and the gold medal – by a huge margin over runner-up Marcio Appel (Cross Rock), with Marcelo Tosi (Glenfly) in bronze.
Original Post Date: 08/09/2015 - 22:26   |   Last Updated: 2015:08:09 22:26:23

Marcio Jorge (BRA) and his compatriot Marcelo Tosi still hold the advantage at the Aquece Rio International Horse Trials, but it is Jorge at the head of the field after cross country not yesterday’s Dressage leader Tosi.
Original Post Date: 08/08/2015 - 20:45   |   Last Updated: 2015:08:08 20:46:30

William Fox-Pitt (GBR) re-wrote the record books when he became the first rider in history to win a CCI4* on a stallion, jumping a magnificent clear round in today’s final phase on Christopher Stone’s Chilli Morning to capture the Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials, fourth leg of the FEI Classics™ 2014/2015. The popular German rider Ingrid Klimke finished runner-up by just 1.2 penalties on her new star Horseware Hale Bob, and New Zealander Jock Paget was third on Clifton Lush, a great achievement on a horse coming back after a year’s lay-off for injury. 
Original Post Date: 05/10/2015 - 20:20   |   Last Updated: 2015:05:10 20:20:04

Andrew Nicholson (NZL) joked that he was “still living the dream” after judging his Cross-Country round on Nereo to perfection at the Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials, fourth leg of the FEI Classics™ 2014/2015. 
Original Post Date: 05/09/2015 - 22:35   |   Last Updated: 2015:05:09 22:35:24

Andrew Nicholson (NZL), the man who has completed the Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials more times (33) than any other rider, is still in pole position on Nereo after a fascinating two days of Dressage at this fourth leg of the FEI Classics™ 2014/2015.The 53-year-old Kiwi, who performed his test early yesterday morning, is still out in front of the 81 starters, although his lead has shrunk to just 1.2 penalties over world number two William Fox-Pitt (GBR) and the 15-year-old stallion Chilli Morning.
Original Post Date: 05/08/2015 - 13:53   |   Last Updated: 2015:05:08 13:53:21

The FEI Tribunal has issued its final decision in the case involving the athlete Maxime Livio (FRA) and horse Qalao des Mers at the Eventing competition of the FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014, following a positive finding for a Controlled Medication Substance.The FEI Tribunal has imposed a six-month suspension on Livio, effective immediately from yesterday (7 May), in accordance with Article 169 of the FEI’s General Regulations and Article 10.2 of the Equine Controlled Medication Rules.
Original Post Date: 05/08/2015 - 11:42   |   Last Updated: 2015:05:08 11:42:55


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