News: Horse Sport

Dressage Committee Proposes Judging Systme Changes

Following the FEI Dressage Committee meeting in Mannheim (GER) on 27 and 28 August, the Committee has put forward proposed changes for the judging system to be presented at the upcoming FEI General Assembly in Taipei (1-6 November). The proposals

FEI List Group Proposes 2011 Equine Prohibited Substances List

Following last month’s highly successful FEI Congress on NSAIDs and further discussion of the issues raised, the FEI List Group has proposed an Equine Prohibited Substances List for 2011 which simultaneously respects horse welfare and ensures a level playing field.

Ainsley Vince Wins $40,000 Swisscan Grand Prix

Strong winds and scattered showers in no way dampened the enthusiasm of fans and participants winding up the 2nd week of Halton Place’s Canadian Country Classic. Guests and fans continued to enjoy unparalleled viewing atop the newly elevated berm area,

Ainsley Vince and Frieda won the $40,000 Swisscan Grand Prix at Halton Place.

Powell Scores Vintage Win for New Zealand at Burghley

Caroline Powell rode a perfect Jumping round under pressure to become the first New Zealand female rider to win the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials (GBR), the fourth leg of the HSBC FEI Classics™. The win has propelled her into

Powell (NZL) and Lenamore on their lap of honour after winning the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials (GBR), the fourth leg of the HSBC FEI Classic™

Edge has the upper hand after Dressage at Burghley

Ruth Edge (GBR) and the 17-year-old Two Thyme lead the clutch of superbly executed Dressage tests which brought the first phase of the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials (GBR), the fourth leg of the HSBC FEI Classics™, to a close

Ruth Edge (GBR) and Two Thyme head the leaderboard after the Dressage phase at the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials, the fourth leg of the HSBC FEI Classics™. Photo by: Kit Houghton/FEI

Mary King Reigns at Burghley

Mary King (GBR) showed all her experience to take the lead after an eventful first day of Dressage at the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials (GBR), the fourth leg of the HSBC FEI Classics™. King, 49, has been riding at

Mary King and the white-faced chestnut Apache Sauce have a two-point lead after the first day of Dressage at the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials, the fourth leg of the HSBC FEI Classics™. Photo by: Kit Houghton/FEI