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Elkton, MD- More than 100 horses, 77 of which were from the US, were presented to the Ground Juries Wednesday afternoon at the Dansko Fair Hill International, where 45 horse-and-rider combinations will compete in the CCI3* and 62 in the CCI2*. Three horses were held for re-inspection: Tipperary Liadhnan, ridden by Thailand's Nina Ligon, and King Billy, ridden by Laura VanderVliet, in the three-star; and Elizabeth Spencer's Firewater in the two-star. Only Monte Carlo, Ashley Leith's CCI2* ride, was not accepted.
Original Post Date: 10/13/2011 - 00:00   |   Last Updated: 2011:11:02 16:49:44

The United States Equestrian Federation's (USEF) delegation packs up and begins to head South of the Border next week - get ready Guadalajara. Dressage lands first on October 11. Eventing follows on the 15th and Jumping comes in on the 21st. Equestrian is represented by 14 athletes who make up 627 athletes heading to Mexico to represent the United States. Of the 79 Olympians represented in the entire U.S. Team - three are from the sport of equestrian. This delegation includes (in alphabetical order within each group): 
Original Post Date: 10/09/2011 - 00:00   |   Last Updated: 2011:11:02 16:40:07

Lexington, KY -  Boyd Martin carried the torch for the Land Rover U.S. Eventing Team on the final day of the Boekelo CCI3*. Riding Otis Barbotiere and Remington XXV, Martin (West Grove, PA) produced two top 35 results in his first attempt at the Dutch premiere CCI3*. Jumping first on Remington XXV, owned by Henley House Stables, Martin had rails at fence seven and the first element of the combination at 11 adding eight faults. They finished in 35th place on a score of 69.8.
Original Post Date: 10/09/2011 - 00:00   |   Last Updated: 2011:11:02 16:40:55

Lexington, KY - Soggy footing coupled with Sue Benson's demanding cross country track saw a massive shake-up of the leaderboard at the 2011 Boekelo CCI3*.  Boyd Martin led the charge of the Land Rover U.S. Eventing piloting two horses around the course with no jumping faults.
Original Post Date: 10/08/2011 - 00:00   |   Last Updated: 2011:11:02 16:37:42

The Land Rover U.S. Eventing Team lies fifth out of 13 teams after the first day of dressage at the 2011 Boekelo CCI3* on a combined score of 152.8. The team is led by Team veteran Boyd Martin, who is in eighth place with Henley House Stables' Remington XXV. They did their dressage test on Thursday. 
Original Post Date: 10/07/2011 - 00:00   |   Last Updated: 2011:11:02 16:29:05

Remington XXV, the first of four Land Rover U.S. Eventing Team horses to contest the Boekelo CCI3* in the Netherlands, got the team off to a good start on the first day of dressage. With Boyd Martin (West Grove, PA), he put in a polished performance to finish on a score of 45.8. This effort puts them fourth after the first day of dressage. Henley House Stables' 15-year-old Hanoverian gelding has had top finishes at the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event presented by Bridgestone and the Pau CCI4*, but this is his first attempt at Holland's showcase CCI3*. 
Original Post Date: 10/06/2011 - 00:00   |   Last Updated: 2011:11:02 16:28:21

Four American horses and three riders are set to take on a huge, and hugely competitive field at the Boekelo CCI3* in The Netherlands. The Land Rover U.S. Eventing Team for Boekelo is comprised of Boyd Martin's pair Remington XXV (owned by Henley House Stables, LLC) and Otis Barbotiere (owned by The Otis Barbotiere Syndicate), Michael Pollard on his own, his wife Nathalie's and his father-in-law Carl Bouckaert's DV8 and Tamra Smith on Leigh Mesher's Mar de Amor. 
Original Post Date: 10/05/2011 - 00:00   |   Last Updated: 2011:11:02 16:27:34

The following changes have been made to the 2011 Land Rover U.S. Eventing Team for the Boekelo CCI3* running in The Netherlands, October 5-9, 2011. Michael Pollard (Dalton, GA) was added to the entry last week on DV8, an 11-year-old New Zealand Thoroughbred gelding owned by Carl Bouckaert, Nathalie Pollard and Michael Pollard.   In addition, Ali Slusher has withdrawn Last Call and Jules Stiller has withdrawn  Charlie Weld leaving the following athlete/horse combinations contesting the CCI3*. Boyd Martin/Otis Barbotiere
Original Post Date: 10/04/2011 - 00:00   |   Last Updated: 2011:11:02 16:23:00

After a hugely successful early fall campaign for the Land Rover U.S. Eventing Team, six riders will receive Land Rover Performance Grants based on their performance at the 2011 Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials or the 2011 Fidelity Blenheim Palace International Horse Trials. 
Original Post Date: 09/28/2011 - 00:00   |   Last Updated: 2011:11:02 16:11:18

Lexington, KY - The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) is still accepting nominations for the Lifetime Achievement Award recipient as well as nominations for the Pegasus Medal of Honor Award honorees. Any current USEF members may submit nominations, and the deadline for nomination submissions for both awards is this Friday, September 23, 2011. 
Original Post Date: 09/21/2011 - 00:00   |   Last Updated: 2011:11:02 15:46:55


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