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New Grooms Working Group has first meeting with FEI President at HQ

The new Grooms Working Group had its first meeting at FEI Headquarters in Lausanne (SUI) this week. (L-R): Nanna-Riikka Nieminen (FIN) Jumping, Brent Kuylen (BEL) Jumping, Jackie Potts (GBR) Eventing, FEI President Ingmar De Vos and Alan Davies (GBR) Dressage…

FEI signs MOU with Equestrian Tourism

FITE President Frédéric Bouix (left) and FEI President Ingmar De Vos at the signing ceremony of the Memorandum of Understanding between the two organisations in Brussels (BEL). (Mark Wentein) The Fédération Equestre Internationale, world governing body of equestrian sport, has…

FEI Tribunal issues Final Decisions on banned substance cases

The FEI Tribunal has issued its Final Decisions on three banned substance cases under the FEI’s Equine Anti-Doping and Controlled Medication Regulations (EADCMRs).   Samples taken on 4 September 2015 from the horse Houkoumi G (FEI ID 104XV97/BEL), ridden by…

NRHA and FEI competition filled the second day of the 2017 NRHA Derby

Riders vying for 2017 NRHA world championship titles and for a spot on their national team in Fédération Équestre International (FEI) CRI competition showed off their skills during the second day of the 2017 NRHA (National Reining Horse Association) Derby.…

FEI President welcomes IOC confirmation of equestrian sport in 2024 Olympic programme and approval of Tokyo 2020 formats

The FEI President has welcomed today’s confirmation by the IOC that equestrian sport will be in the Olympic programme for the 2024 Games and approval of the Olympic formats submitted by the FEI for the Tokyo 2020 Games. The quota…

FEI Tribunal issues Final Decision in Kevin Thornton case

The FEI Tribunal found the athlete guilty of horse abuse and has suspended him for four months from the date of the decision (6 June 2017), and imposed a fine of CHF 5,000 and costs of CHF 5,000. In its…

FEI Tribunal lifts provisional suspensions

The FEI Tribunal has lifted the provisional suspensions of 11 athletes – two Jumping, two Dressage and seven Endurance – and three Endurance trainers.   Under the FEI’s Equine Anti-Doping and Controlled Medication Regulations (EADCMRs) athletes have the opportunity to…

With just a few weeks until Devon 2017, don’t forget to purchase your tickets TODAY – we can’t wait to see you there! This year’s show promises to be our best yet!

The FEI Five-Night World Ranking Competition Grand Prix Package includes Reserved Grandstand seating for all five FEI evening events: $50,000 Devon Welcome Stake on Tuesday, May 30th; the $40,000 Devon International Speed Stake on Wednesday, May 31st; the $225,000 Sapphire Grand…

Sky is the limit for equestrian sport as IOC President presents special trophy to FEI President

International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach (right) paid tribute to equestrian sport when presenting FEI President Ingmar De Vos with the IOC President’s Trophy, a bronze entitled “The Sky Is The Limit” during the annual FEI Sports Forum 2017 on…

FEI Bureau in-person meeting – main decisions

Following the successful two-day FEI Sports Forum in Lausanne (SUI), the Bureau met in FEI Headquarters for its spring in-person meeting (12-13 April 2017). The key decisions and updates can be viewed here.