Pippa Cuckson

Articles by Pippa Cuckson - 21 results

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Desert Endurance Could Jeopardize All Equestrian Sport, Says AERC

Fears that a welfare scandal at the 2018 World Equestrian Games will taint all equestrian sport are highlighted in a letter to the USEF from the AERC.

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British Rider Expelled from German Show After Whipping Incident

Netherlands-based show jumper Ben Talbot, 32, is now the second British rider is at the centre of a social media storm over whip abuse.

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Exhausted Winner Provokes New Endurance Controversy

An FEI Endurance Championship is again at the centre of controversy, with video evidence of a highly distressed gold-medal winning team horse.

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Fear Grows About Endurance Scandals at Tryon

Fear over a potential horse welfare scandal in the sport of endurance at the World Equestrian Games have come to a head in recent days.

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Workers Battle 24-7 to Get Tryon Ready on Time

Workers are battling round the clock in “multiple shifts” to get Tryon International Equestrian Centre serviceable on time for the World Equestrian Games.

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Chaos at WEG Endurance

Unprecedented scenes of chaos and anger have unfolded on the opening day of the WEG with the decision to re-start the race as a 120km 2* event.

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French Chef: Tryon could sign the death of endurance’

The French Endurance team’s long-standing chef d’equipe, believes the chaos that unfurled yesterday in Tryon could “sign the death of endurance.”

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WEG Endurance: cluster**** of the century

A few days before WEG, I shared a current aeriel video of Tryon on Facebook, saying it looked rather more finished than all the images we’

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Vet Administered Colic Medication Leads to Positive Drug Test

A Belgian jumper who turned down a “fast-track” fine for a colic-related controlled medication violation has been suspended for six months.

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In Memoriam: Tim Stockdale

British show jumper Tim Stockdale died on November 14, 2018, at age 54, just weeks after revealing he had been diagnosed with stomach cancer.