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Pacific des Essarts and Esprit Earn Equis Boutique Best Presented Horse Awards at 2017 Winter Equestrian Festival

Wellington, Florida – Pacific des Essarts, ridden by Jennifer Gates (USA), and Esprit, ridden by Sloane Coles (USA), were named the Equis Boutique Best Presented Horse Award recipients during week 11 at the 2017 Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF) in Wellington,…

US Equestrian Announces Combinations for 2017 LONGINES FEI World Cup™ Jumping Final Omaha

Lexington, Ky. – US Equestrian has announced the eight athlete/horse combinations that will represent the United States at the 2017 LONGINES FEI World Cup™ Jumping Final, March 29-April 2, 2017, at the CenturyLink Center Omaha, Neb. The following athletes qualified…

FEI hosts International Jumping Riders Club for meeting at HQ

Representatives from the International Jumping Riders Club (IJRC) met with the FEI President and 1st Vice President in Lausanne (SUI) today for a formal discussion on discipline specific matters that have generated considerable media coverage recently.   FEI President Ingmar…

Springsteen Rocks in the Hollow Creek Farm CSI3* At Live Oak International

Sunday’s $100,000 Qualifier is final chance to qualify for Longines FEI World Cup Final in Omaha OCALA, Florida – March 10, 2017 –  Jessica Springsteen decisively won the $35,000 Hollow Creek Farm CSI3* on her little speedster, Davendy. Springsteen finished fault-free in…

Victoria Colvin Dominates Hunter Divisions at Deeridge Derby Weekend

Victoria Colvin won the $5,000 International Hunter Derby Welcome Stake with Cuba to kick-off hunter derby competition at the Deeridge Derby Weekend on Friday. The pair is pictured with Jennifer Burger (left), president of the USHJA Foundation, and Katie Jacobs-Robinson…

Cherry Knoll Farm Announces Retirement of Olympic Gold Medalist Cedric

Wellington, Fla. – Feb. 28, 2017 – Olympian Laura Kraut and Margaret Duprey of Cherry Knoll Farm, have announced the retirement of Cedric, Kraut’s Olympic partner. The 19-year-old Holsteiner gelding (Chambertin 3-Cortina, Carolus LL) is owned by Cherry Knoll Farm.…

Sweden’s Von Eckermann victorious in last-chance thriller at Gothenburg

: Henrik von Eckermann brought the Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping 2017 Western European League to a fairytale finish on home ground in Gothenburg (SWE) today when snatching victory with a breath-taking performance from the 11-year-old mare, Mary Lou. (Stefan Lafrentz/FEI)…