Monthly Archives: March 2017

Sweet Victory For Didi Mackenzie and MTM Do Right

Didi Mackenzie and MTM Do Right Didi Mackenzie certainly enjoyed the first day of the Pin Oak Charity Horse Show Week II. She placed first and second over fences with MTM Do Right in the 3’6″ Green Hunters, March 28…

Dr. Cesar Parra and Don Cesar Dominate FEI Young Horse 7-Year-Old Tests at the Adequan Global Dressage Festival

Dr. Cesar Parra delivered outstanding performances aboard Don Cesar during weeks 10 and 11 of the Adequan Global Dressage Festival (Photo credit: Nuno Coelho Vicente) Wellington, FL (March 28, 2017) – Don Cesar, a seven-year-old Westphalian gelding (Desperados x Manhattan), has…

Jumping Horse Inspection Held at FEI World Cup™ Finals Omaha 2017

Dressage riders familiarize their horses with the main arena Omaha, Nebraska – March 28, 2017 – The main arena and the Colorado State Demonstration arena at the CenturyLink Center were in a flurry of action on Tuesday in preparation for the FEI…

FEI Tribunal issues Final Decision on two banned substance cases

The FEI Tribunal has issued its Final Decision on two cases involving human Erythropoietin (EPO), a banned substance under the FEI’s Equine Anti-Doping and Controlled Medication Regulations (EADCMRs).   Abdulla Mubarak Rashed Al Khaili (FEI ID 10076760/UAE) and Mohd Butti…

Lechuza Caracas claims the Copa de Oro title

On the 12-goal category, Pitirri-El Palenque defeats La Potranca and is proclaimed champion Lechuza Caracas (ph: Matías Callejo) (Dominican Republic, March 27th, 2017) – The definitions stage of the Copa de Oro, the third trophy of the Polo Challenge RD 2017,…

HOUSTON LIVESTOCK SHOW AND RODEO™ CELEBRATES RECORD-BREAKING ATTENDANCE OF MORE THAN 2.6 MILLION FANS AT THE 2017 SHOW

MARCH 27, 2017 — HOUSTON — FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — The world’s largest celebration of agriculture, education, entertainment and Western heritage drew a record-breaking 2,611,176 visitors in total attendance to the 85th annual Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo, March 7…

Matt Mills Reining Horses Sponsors NRBC Victory Party

The fun continues even after the Open Finals are completed at the 2017 National Reining Breeders Classic, slated for April 16-23 at the Great Southwest Equestrian Center in Katy, Texas. That’s because of the annual Victory Party, which is held…

Educational Horse Expo Highlights FEI World Cup™ Finals Omaha 2017

Free educational demonstrations and superb shopping offer first-class fan friendly experience.   Omaha, Nebraska – March 27, 2017 – The FEI World Cup™ Finals Omaha 2017 promises to be one of the most exciting events ever in the city and with the addition…

US Equestrian Announces Opening of U.S. Center for SafeSport

Lexington, Ky. – US Equestrian is pleased to announce the opening of the U.S. Center for SafeSport, the first national nonprofit solely dedicated to preserving the safety and well-being of athletes. Its purpose is to enable every sport participant to thrive…