After a day of intense competition on a challenging world-class cross-country course, overnight leader Michael Jung (GER) retained his lead aboard Biosthetique-Sam FBW, running a flawless round. Standings shifted dramatically as U.S.
Original Post Date: 10/03/2010 - 00:02 | Last Updated: 2011:12:16 11:31:17
The atmosphere during the final press conference at the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games was full of giddy excitement, as the riders were all smiles after their successful week. After a turbulent four days, the Great Britain team of William Fox-Pitt/Cool Mountain, Mary King/Imperial Cavalier, Nicola Wilson/Opposition Buzz, and Kristina Cook/Miners Frolic reigned supreme to take home the gold medal.
Original Post Date: 10/03/2010 - 00:00 | Last Updated: 2011:05:11 12:45:56
Sunday morning's final horse inspection at the Alltech FEI World Eventing Championships proved to be a dramatic one. The top nations in the team competition are separated by mere points heading into the last phase of the event, and the atmosphere was tense at the jog lane, as spectators and riders alike held their breath and crossed their fingers.Each of the U.S. team horses (Neville Bardos, Ballynoecastle RM, Mandiba, and Woodburn) all passed. The U.S. is currently seated in the silver medal position, though only mere points separate them from gold.
Original Post Date: 10/03/2010 - 00:00 | Last Updated: 2011:05:11 12:47:30
Over 50,800 spectators poured into the Kentucky Horse Park today to cheer on the riders during the cross-country phase of the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games. The US had a great day, and currently sit in the silver medal position, behind Great Britain, while the Canadians are in third. Becky Holder, riding as an individual for the U.S., was the top finisher of the day, and currently sits in third place with Courageous Comet.
Original Post Date: 10/02/2010 - 00:00 | Last Updated: 2011:05:11 12:49:59
The Eventing world is one step closer to crowning its newest World Champion. The dressage phase of eventing at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games ended today and Germany has made it abundantly clear that they want gold.
Original Post Date: 10/01/2010 - 00:00 | Last Updated: 2011:05:11 12:56:33