Strong US contingent head to Lyon for 2014 World Cup Finals in Lyon… 0

A talented contingent of American riders have traveled to Lyon, France, looking to secure top results for the United States in FEI World Cup Final competition. Many of the world’s best jumping and dressage riders have assembled at the Lyon Eurexpo to contest the only annual FEI championship, which will be held April 17-21. In(…)

Rodrigo Pessoa and Citzenguard Cadjanine Z part ways… 0

It seems that Brazil’s Rodrigo Pessoa and Citizenguard Cadjanine Z have parted ways after discussion over the World Equestrian Games with owners Alain van Campenhoutd. Discussion occurred between owner and rider over which horse Rodrigo would elect to take to the World Equestrian Games in Normandy, France this coming September as part of Team Brazil.(…)

$12 Million in Prize Money offered for 2014 Global Champions Tour season… 1

Record prize money of approximately US $12 million, €9 million,  will be part of this year’s ground-breaking Longines Global Champions Tour series. The countdown to the start of the new championship season is underway and anticipation is mounting as riders and fans prepare for 14 incredible events and the biggest calendar in the Tour’s history.(…)

Photo of the Day… 0

Location: Hôtel de Ville de Paris, Paris, France Subject: Pictured: Global Champions Tour Paris Press Conference, (left to right) Lavinia Mancinelli (Gucci), Juan-Carlos Capelli (Longines), Virginie Coupérie-Eiffel, Charlotte Casiraghi, Jan Tops, Guillaume Canet, Alain Ducasse, Jean Rochefort, Edwina Tops-Alexander, Roger-Yves Bost, Charles Berling Source: Global Champions Tour

American Gold Cup at Old Salem makes bid for 2015 Furusiyya Nations Cup Finals… 0

The American Gold Cup, managed by Stadium Jumping along with Old Salem Farm, has made a bid for the 2015 Furusiyya Nations Cup Finals. Hosted in Barcelona, Spain at the Real Club de Polo de Barcelona this year for the second year in a row, the 2014 Furusiyya Nations Cup Finals will bring top-tier and(…)

Jan Tops brings Global Champions Tour to the heart of Paris… 0

From 4-6th July, the Esplanade of the Champ de Mars, Paris will once again welcome the best show jumpers in the world. The first edition of the Longines Global Champions Tour Paris Eiffel Jumping, presented by Gucci, will attract an estimated 120,000 visitors to this prestigious 5* international show jumping competition. The contest will unite(…)

Ludger Beerbaum to attend World Cup Finals instead of Roger Yves Bost… 0

Roger-Yves Bost has withdrawn from the 2013/14 FEI Longines World Cup Finals in Lyon, France. The French European Champion has explained that following the poor form of Myrtille Pauloise and the injury of Nippon Elle at the Saut Hermes Horse Show in Paris, he has decided not to take the start of the World Cup(…)

Full International Horse and Riders List for World Cup Finals in Lyon… 0

  Entries World Cup Final Jumping AUS Australia KERMOND, Jamie Killeter Park Caracas (3*), Quite Cassini (WCF) TOPS-ALEXANDER, Edwina Ego van Orti (WCF), Old Chap Tame (WCF) AZE Azerbaijan RAHIMOV, Jamal Warrior (WCF) BEL Belgium MATHY, François Jr Elvis van de Vrunte (3*), Polinska des Isles (WCF) PHILIPPAERTS, Nicola Donatella-N (WCF), Forever D Arco Ter(…)

Record 41 Teams nominated for the 2014 World Equestrian Games in Normandy… 0

No less than 72 National Federations (NFs) have declared their intention to participate in the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games 2014 in Normandy, meeting the 31 March deadline for entries in principle. The number is an all-time high and represents a 10% increase compared to the entries in principle for any of the previous editions(…)

Jessica Springsteen presented the 2014 Maxine Beard Award in Miami….

Jessica Springsteen presented the 2014 Maxine Beard Award in Miami…. 0

The American Invitational made its debut at SunLife Stadium in Miami, FL, on April 5, 2014. Before the main event got underway, the United States Equestrian Team Foundation made a special presentation to one of this country’s most talented young show jumping riders. This year, 22-year-old Jessica Springsteen of Colts Neck, NJ, was honored for(…)

Saudi Arabia’s Abdullah Sharbatly acquires Callahan, Sacremento & Tobalio in Eurocommerce auction… 0

Saudi Arabia’s Abdullah Sharbatly acquired more than one horse during the Eurocommerce auction for a total amount of €393,000. According to Dutch sport reports, Sharbatly acquired Callahan (Contendro x For Pleasure), Wout-Jan van der Schans’ ride Sacramento (Leendert x Corlando) and Albert Voorn’s 14 year old gelding Tobalio (Numero Uno x Jacorde). All three horses(…)

Glock Family secures London for Gerco Schroder… 2

Gaston and Kathrin Glock have secured London for two-time Olympic silver medalist Gerco Schröder. After so much uncertainty and speculation over the last few days, the Glock Horse Performance Center in Austria has confirmed that London will remain with his jockey of over 6 years and the pair will be able to contest for the(…)

Scott Brash’s Ursula XII and Hello Sanctos top WBFSH Rankings… 0

World #1 Scott Brash has both his amazing mare Ursula XII leading the new WBFSH World Rankings but his Olympic Gold medal mount and Global Champions Tour season winning mount Hello Sanctos has jumped up one spot to sit in second behind Ursula XII. In an incredibly impressive leap, Lord & Lady Kirkham and Lord(…)

BVA Auction for Gerco Schroder’s London closes at € 8.6 Million… 0

The BVA Auction of all Eurocommerce is drawing to a close in the Netherlands with the bidding for Gerco Schroder’s two-time Olympic silver medal winning mount London having closed only hours ago. The 12 year old Belgian-bred stallion, whose breeding rights were originally owned by the well-known Paul Schockemohle, saw the auction finish at the(…)

Bidding increases for Gerco Schroder’s London with less than 10 hours left in BVA Auction… 0

The BVA Auction of all Eurocommerce assets kicked off on Friday at 08h00 in the Netherlands and already three major bids have been given for Gerco Schroder’s two-time Olympic silver medal winning mount London. The 12 year old Belgian-bred stallion, whose breeding rights were originally owned by the well-known Paul Schockemohle, will have a new(…)

Beezie Madden & Coral Reef Via Volo win $200,000 American Invitational… 0

Tonight, history was made as the 42nd Gene Mische $200,000 American Invitational, presented by G&C Farm, found its new home at Sun Life Stadium in Miami, FL. The class has become a landmark of the showjumping world, and tonight was no exception as 29 horse and rider combinations gathered on the field to compete in(…)

Jessica Springsteen… 0

Q1: What was your international debut? “My international debut was at the Queens Cup in Spruce Meadows, I think it was 2010. It was my first big Grand Prix with my horse Vornado, and we ended up tenth! I was thrilled.” Q2: What is your favorite Horse show? Why? “It is hard to pick one(…)

Bidding has begun online for Gerco Schroder’s London… 0

The BVA Auction of all Eurocommerce assets kicked off this morning at 08h00 in the Netherlands. A total of 31 horses will be auctioned off including Gerco Schroder’s two-time Olympic silver medal winning mount from the 2012 Olympic Games in London. The son of Ger Visser requested in the summary proceedings that the horse London(…)