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It’s A Golden Glow For British Eventers As They Win Team Title In Tryon

©Sportfot Great Britain’s eventers claimed a golden double on an unforgettable day of action at the FEI World Equestrian Games™ Tryon 2018 (WEG). Rosalind Canter not only led the British team to glory—their first world Gold medal since 2010—but she also won the Individual title with her brilliant 13-year-old gelding, Allstar B. It is the first time Britain has won…

Bernard Fonck Secures First Reining Gold for Belgium at Tryon 2018

©Sportfot Belgian’s Bernard Fonck and What A Wave started a sliding development in the Johnson Control Reining of the FEI World Equestrian Games™ Tryon 2018 on Saturday. Scoring 227 at his fourth WEG, Fonck bested two of USA’s team gold medalists, with Daniel L. Huss taking the Silver medal and Cade McCutcheon securing Bronze. Fonck’s medal is the first Individual…

Second Time’s a Charm for Germany’s Isabell Werth in Dressage FEI Grand Prix Special

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Germany Wins Team Gold with Tearful Comeback for Isabell Werth and Bella Rose in Helgstrand Dressage Competition

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McCutcheon Steals The Show As United States Retain Reining Team Title

©Sportfot The United States underlined their domination of Johnson Controls Reining competition by taking Team Gold at the FEI World Equestrian Games Tryon 2018 on Wednesday, September 12. The American team, led by the brilliant 18-year-old Cade McCutcheon on his grandfather’s horse, Custom Made Gun, claimed a comprehensive victory from Belgium in second and third-placed Germany. It was Team USA’s…

Cade McCutcheon Takes Early Lead at FEI World Equestrian Games Tryon 2018

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Tamra Smith Clinches USEA Gold Cup Final Championship Title, Concluding 2018 Annual USEA Eventing Championships

The fourth day of competition at the 2018 USEA American Eventing Championships presented by Nutrena Feeds (AEC) concluded at The Colorado Horse Park (CHP) as the final competitors in the Advanced, Intermediate, Novice, and Beginner Novice divisions took center stage to be recognized for their hard work. Divisional champions across eighteen divisions were crowned, as athletes from across the United States…

Tori Colvin and Private Practice are Perfection in the $289,730 Platinum Performance/USHJA International Hunter Derby Championship

©Shawn McMillen Photography Defending champion Tori Colvin rose to the occasion, achieving an impressive victory over her peers to capture the $289,730 Platinum Performance/USHJA International Hunter Derby Championship after two days of competition. Aboard Brad Wolf’s Private Practice, Colvin earned near-perfect base scores of 96, 95, and 96 and earned 28 of the 30 available bonus points in the handy…

ASPCA Offering $50,000 to Fund Innovative Equine Safety Net Programs

The ASPCA ® (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals ®) announced that it will award up to $50,000 in grant funding to inspire new thinking and initiatives to improve equine welfare and expand safety net services for equines. The ASPCA Equine Welfare Safety Net Innovation Grant Program will fund one-of-a-kind, innovative programs designed to keep owned horses…

Adelaide Toensing Skyrockets to Welcome Stake Victory at Vermont Summer Festival

©Andrew Ryback Photography Vermont native Adelaide Toensing won the $10,000 G.H. Bass Welcome Stake, presented by Manchester Designer Outlets, on Thursday, July 26, during the 25th annual Vermont Summer Festival running through August 12 at Harold Beebe Farm in East Dorset, VT. Five horses jumped clear to advance to a speed battle over courses designed by 1976 Canadian Olympic individual…