They say it’s never over until the fat lady sings, and at tonight’s FEI World Cup™ Dressage 2017/2018 Western European League qualifier at Olympia in London (GBR), when it seemed Sweden’s Patrick Kittel (41) already had it in the bag, along came the home side’s Emile Faurie (54) with a last-to-go... Read More
Some of the horse world’s best minds and most talented riders will share their knowledge and insights with spectators and competitors at the 2018 Adequan® West Coast Dressage Festival during the crowd-pleasing Masterclasses to be held on Festival Saturday evenings prior to the much anticipated... Read More
Second win in a row for defending series champion Isabell Werth as German riders claim five of top six places at the third leg of the FEI World Cup™ Dressage on home ground in Stuttgart, Germany. Read More
Christine Malpartida of Region 3 also had a big weekend with Freudentänze as the pair earned a score of 75.909% for the unanimous win under all three judges in the Training Level Adult Amateur Championship at the 2017 US Dressage Finals. Read More
For the last two years, Callie Jones has competed with Don Philippo at top FEI Junior and Young Rider competitions. And at just 19 years old, Jones had to draw upon all of that experience to successfully top a field full of adults and professionals and win the Fourth Level Freestyle Open... Read More
For the last two years, 28-year-old Adult Amateur competitor Taryn Anderson of Erie, Colo. has successfully qualified to represent Region 5 at the US Dressage Finals. Both of those years, she also had to make the decision not go to simply because she couldn’t afford it. But this year she was... Read More
Drawing the day’s first ride time of 8am, Linda Currie had to deal with some of the worst of the sub-freezing temperatures as she prepared for her championship ride. But 25 degrees did not stop her and her appropriately-named seven-year-old Dutch Warmblood gelding Frost from posting the best... Read More
Angela Jackson of Henderson, Ky. (Region 2) had her hands full juggling four rides on Saturday morning, but her hard work paid off in spades as she claimed both Champion and Reserve honors in the Third Level Freestyle Open division at the 2017 US Dressage Finals. Read More
The top placings for the Fourth Level Freestyle Adult Amateur Championship could hardly have been closer as less than one-tenth of a point separated champion from reserve. “He’s always very calm, but today six mounted police officers went by the warm-up 10 minutes before my ride, and I thought I... Read More
Little did retired dance teacher Lynnette Wadsworth of Hastings, Fla. (Region 3) know that her now 18-year-old Friesian gelding Wietze G (Rypke x Wijke by Reitse) would carry her to back-to-back victories in the Grand Prix Freestyle Adult Amateur Championship division at the US Dressage Finals. Read More

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