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William Fox-Pitt back as Eventing world number one

 LONDON, (FEI) – William Fox-Pitt (GBR), multiple Olympic, World and European medallist, and the first British rider to lead the FEI World Eventing Rankings in 2002, is back as world number one. Fox-Pitt, who also led the world rankings in…

Colorado Horse Park Posts Event Schedule

The Colorado Horse Park Announces 2014 Calendar of Events     PARKER, CO (Phelps) -The Colorado Horse Park (CHP) offers the opportunity to participate in and support world-class equestrian sports. Amateur, junior and Olympic athletes compete in multiple disciplines at…

General Piero d’Inzeo (ITA), 1923-2014

Jumping Piero D'Inzeo with Uruguay 1956

    General Piero d’Inzeo, one of Italy’s greatest Olympic Jumping champions has died at the age of 90 in Rome, just three months after his younger brother Raimondo passed away.   The brothers, who were both military officers, were…

Equestrian Body To Mull Formation of Olympic Council

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Decisions of the FEI Bureau   LAUSANNE, (FEI) – The FEI Bureau held its monthly teleconference yesterday, Thursday 13 February, and approved a revised agenda for the Extraordinary General Assembly which will take place on 29 April in Lausanne (SUI).…

The Wonder of Vaulting is Coming to Wellington

        WESTPORT, CT (Equus Foundation) – Imagine an Olympic level gymnastic performance but the apparatus is alive and moving! Vaulting, one of only eight international equestrian disciplines, involves the combination of gymnastics and dance movements performed on…

FEI and Eventors Reach Understanding

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FEI and International Eventing Officials Club sign Memorandum of Understanding   LAUSANNE, (FEI) – The International Eventing Officials Club has become the third of the former FEI Associate Members to sign a Memorandum of Understanding with the FEI.   The…