News: Horse Sport

Sandra Auffarth Takes Germany to the Top in WEG Eventing

German riders gave a master class in Jumping at the finale of the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ Eventing competition to give Germany the full set of titles: Olympic, European and now World team gold medals, with Sandra Auffarth

Sandra Auffarth and the Normandy-bred Opgun Louvo were foot-perfect throughout to take individual Eventing gold and lead the Germans to team gold at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ in Normandy. Photo by Trevor Holt/FEI

Canadian Show Jumping Team Ready for WEG

The Canadian Show Jumping Team is set to begin competition at the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™, which is held every four years and acts as the world championships. Canada is represented by Yann Candele, 43, of Caledon, ON,

Eric Lamaze and Zigali P S. Photo by Cealy Tetley

Cody Sapergia Finishes Top 10 in Finals at WEG

Canadian reiner, Cody Sapergia of Lermoos, AUT and Nu Chexomatic (Nu Chex To Cash X Tejons Peppy Doc) earn their highest score at the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™, with 223.5, which kept them in the medals for the majority

Cody Sapergia and Nu Chexomatic in the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games 2014 Individual Reining Finals. Photo by Cealy Tetley

Shawn Flarida Wins Individual Reining Final at WEG

America’s Shawn Flarida galloped to gold in the Reining Individual Final at the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ in Normandy tonight where US riders filled every step of the podium. Partnering the seven-year-old Spooks Gotta Whiz, 45-year-old Flarida produced

Shawn Flarida steered Spooks Gotta Whiz to win individual Reining gold at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ in Parc des Expositions at Caen, Normandy. Photo by Dirk Caremans/FEI

Charlotte Dujardin Takes Gold in Grand Prix Freestyle

Revolution Sports – Great Britain’s Charlotte Dujardin and her magnificent Valegro reigned supreme at the Stade D’Ornano in front of a packed crowd, taking her second Gold medal of the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games in Normandy, winning the Freestyle

Charlotte Dujardin and Valegro.

WEG Eventing: Dressage Day 2

Germany’s cool-headed anchorwoman Sandra Auffarth and her long-time partner Opgun Louvo produced the Dressage test everyone was anticipating to bring the first phase of the Eventing competition at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014 in Normandy to a magical

Sandra Auffarth (GER) and Opgun Louvo, members of the leading German Eventing team, power into the lead after the Dressage phase in the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014 at Haras du Pin (FRA) (Trevor Holt/FEI)

Another Medal for Para-Dressage Rider Lauren Barwick at WEG

For the second day in a row, Canada’s Lauren Barwick had a podium finish for her Freestyle Test during the last day of para-dressage competition on Friday, August 29, at the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ in Normandy, FRA. Barwick

Lauren Barwick and her silver medal mount Off to Paris. Photo by Kevin Sparrow