News: Horse Sport

In Memoriam: Rebecca Broussard (USA)

Rebecca Broussard, one of the most loyal supporters of Eventing in the United States, passed away at her home in Montana on 24 December 2010 after losing her battle against cancer. Born in Jeanerette, Louisiana on February 17, 1942, Becky

Jan 4 Rebecca Broussard

Hat Trick for Koos de Ronde in Mechelen

Koos de Ronde did it again. The Dutch golden team member of Kentucky has won the FEI World Cup™ Driving competition in Mechelen for the third time in a row. De Ronde beat Hungary’s Jozsef Dobrovitz with an exciting fast

Koos de Ronde on his way to his hat trick victory in Mechelen. Photo by FEI/Rinaldo de Craen

Gal Reigns Supreme in Mechelen

The Netherlands’ Edward Gal and his mare Sisther de Jeu simply did what they set out to do at the sixth leg of the 2010/2011 Reem Acra FEI World Cup™ Dressage series in Mechelen, Belgium today when following their victory

Kürten Keeps the Belgians at Bay in Mechelen

Ireland’s Jessica Kürtenfended off a powerful challenge from the host nation contingent to scoop maximum points in the eighth leg of the 2010/2011 Rolex FEI World Cup™ Jumping series at Mechelen in Belgium this afternoon.  From a starting field of

Jessica Kürten and Castle Forbes Myrtille Paulois

Canadian Dressage Community Loses Dressage Icon

It is with deep regret that Equine Canada (EC) acknowledges the passing of long-time member, coach, official, clinician and mentor, Jacqueline (Jacqui) Oldham, 72, of Langley, BC, after a courageous battle with cancer. Jacqui was born in Bellevue, AB in

Salzgeber Reigns Supreme As Germany Dominates

Germany’s Ulla Salzgeber and her reliable chestnut Herzruf’s Erbe won the fifth leg of the Reem Acra FEI World Cup™ Dressage series in the festive surroundings of the Frankfurter Festhalle in Frankfurt today. The victory was the more remarkable as

Germany’s Ulla Salzeber and Herzruf’s Erbe won the fifth leg of the Reem Acre FEI World Cup™ Dressage series in Frankfurt, Germany today. Photo by Stefan Lafrentz/FEI

Michael Whitaker Wins Coveted Olympia Crown

Emotion ran high as Great Britain’s Michael Whitaker celebrated his spectacular victory in today’s seventh leg of the 2010/2011 Rolex FEI World Cup™ Jumping series at Olympia in London.  The 50 year old Yorkshire-born rider was almost speechless with delight

Great Britain’s Michael Whitaker produced a sensational round against the clock with GIG Amai to win the seventh leg of the 2010/2011 Rolex FEI World Cup™ Jumping series at Olympia in London today. Photo by Kit Houghton/FEI

Colombia’s Ortega Clinches Victory in Guatemala

Colombia’s Santiago Diaz Ortega claimed gold at the 2010 FEI World Jumping Challenge Final staged in Guatemala City, Guatemala last weekend.  Kenya’s Karen Mousley took silver while the host nation’s Wylder Rodriguez took bronze. A total of 17 riders from

Colombia's Santiago Diaz Ortega claimed gold at the 2010 FEI World Jumping Challenge Final staged in Guatemala City, Guatemala last weekend.  Kenya's Karen Mousley took silver while the host nation's Wylder Rodriguez took bronze.