Skelton broke his neck in September 2000 which could have ended his career, but after retiring in 2001 he recovered and began competing again in 2002. He has also had a hip replacement and two knee operations. “I would like to thank the FEI for this most fabulous award”, he said. “I've had an... Read More
The FEI General Assembly has today voted overwhelmingly in favour of the proposed format changes for the Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo 2020. “This was a really important vote for the future of our sport if we are to increase universality in accordance with the recommendations of Olympic... Read More
“We are a sport with 134 National Federations, and it’s correct that not all of them compete at elite level, but the development our sport has seen over the last decades as well as the recommendations of Olympic Agenda 2020 oblige us to focus on an increase in the number of participating nations... Read More
During the FEI Bureau meeting in Tokyo, four-times World Champion Boyd Exell from Australia was appointed as a member of the FEI Driving Committee, replacing outgoing member Mark Wentein (BEL). Boyd was a member of the technical committee before. From 2010-2014 he was the Vice President. Read More
“We are delighted to confirm the allocation of some of our major Finals and Championships to major global cities like Las Vegas, Gothenburg and Rotterdam”, FEI Secretary General Sabrina Ibáñez said today. “The organising committees for all these top events have such hands-on practical experience,... Read More
The shortlist for the FEI Awards 2016, the Oscars of the equestrian world, will be unveiled on Facebook and Twitter by the Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI), the world governing body of equestrian sport, this week. Follow closely as the remaining four FEI Awards 2016 categories are... Read More
Qualifying for the 2017 USEF Dressage National Championships will be divided between two competitions - check out where your division will be held. Read More
Experts gathered in Berlin to discuss ways to improve athlete safety across the entire sports world, equestrian sports included. The conference drew over 400 international medical professionals and scientists, as well as representatives from a number of sports, including equestrian, hockey,... Read More
he United States Dressage Federation (USDF) is pleased to announce that Sheila Woerth, of Lexington, KY, has been named the 2016 USDF Volunteer of the Year. "Sheila Woerth is the 'cog in the wheel' at the Kentucky Dressage Association, spending the majority of her waking hours coordinating... Read More
Germany’s Isabell Werth and Weihegold Old are now top of the world Dressage rankings thanks to their stellar win at last week’s FEI World Cup™ Dressage in Lyon (FRA), where Werth produced a personal-best Freestyle score of 90.09. The 47-year-old athlete and her 11-year-old mare, who won team gold... Read More

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