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Totilas Sold

Dressage sensation Moorlands Totilas, who captured three gold medals at the World Equestrian Games with Edward Gal of the Netherlands, has been sold to German former showjumper Paul Schockemohle. The 10-year-old stallion has broken every world record for grand prix, special and freestyle scores in the past year. Schockemohle, now a top European breeder, offered […]
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Qualified Teams for 2012 Olympics

The FEI has today announced the teams which have qualified for the London 2012 Olympic Games following their success at the recently-concluded Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ in Kentucky. Great Britain, as hosts of the 2012 Olympics, qualify automatically for the three Olympic disciplines, Dressage, Eventing and Jumping. In Dressage those qualified as a result […]
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Flawless Le Jeune Claims The Jumping World Crown

Belgium’s Philippe Le Jeune won the thrilling Rolex Final Four to claim the Jumping World title at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ in Kentucky, USA tonight.  The 50 year old rider was not the favourite going into the competition.  He would have to see off the efforts of the reigning individual Olympic gold medallist […]
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Bronze Medal for Canada’s Eric Lamaze at WEG

Eric Lamaze of Schomberg, ON, won the Individual Bronze Medal on Saturday, October 9, at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games in Lexington, KY. Acting as the world championships for show jumping, the World Equestrian Games are held every four years. On the final night of competition, in the ultimate test of horsemanship, the top […]
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Chardon Fights Back in the Marathon

Title defender IJsbrand Chardon fought like a lion in today’s marathon, which he won ahead of Tomas Eriksson (SWE) and winner of the dressage Boyd Exell (AUS). Chardon had been under a lot of stress before the start of the marathon when he discovered his marathon carriage had been sabotaged, a case which is under […]
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Para-Dressage Championships at WEG

Great Britain’s Lee Pearson took the Para Dressage Grade 1b Freestyle Championship by storm at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ in Kentucky, USA today.  And in Grade 2 it was Germany’s Angelika Trabert who swept to victory with a great ride on her bay mare Ariva-Avanti. Pearson’s World Championship record is legendary.  He was […]
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Al Sharbatly Springs a Surprise to Join Lamaze, Le Jeune and Pessoa in Final Four

Saudi Arabia’s Abdullah Al Sharbatly sprang a big surprise today when, riding the brilliant mare Seldana di Campalto, he produced two more amazing clear rounds to earn his place in the Final Four competition which will decide the individual Jumping medals at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ in Kentucky, USA.  The 28 year old […]
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Canadian Vaulters Finish Individual Freestyle at WEG

Canadian vaulters completed their Individual Freestyle to wrap-up Round 1 of Vaulting competition at 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games (WEG) on October 7, 2010 in Lexington, KY. The Individual Freestyle consisted of a routine with elements chosen by the vaulter, designed to music and performed at the canter. Round 1 of the Vaulting competition […]
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Combined Drivers Complete Dressage Test at WEG

Australia’s Boyd Exell set a new World Championship record this afternoon with his team of black geldings, owned by Hungary’s Vincze Tamas. Exell put down a faultless dressage test, which was awarded with a magnificent score of 30.08 penalty points. The previous World Record was set by Chester Weber (USA), who scored 32.13 penalty points […]
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Eric Lamaze Advances to ‘Final Four’ at WEG

Olympic Champion Eric Lamaze of Schomberg, ON, moved to the top of the leader board on Friday night to qualify for the ‘Final Four’ that will contest the World Championship title at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games in Lexington, KY. With two clear rounds, Lamaze and Hickstead, a 14-year-old Dutch Warmblood stallion owned by […]