Olympic formats were the key topic at the FEI General Assembly session in the Japanese capital on Monday, November 21, 2016 ahead of tomorrow’s crucial vote on the proposals that will be submitted to the IOC on the formats for the three Olympic equestrian disciplines at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. The format for the […]
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FEI President Ingmar De Vos had double cause for celebration this week after confirmation that all human and equine samples taken during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games had returned negative. “Keeping our sport clean is a central part of our daily work at the FEI, but to have back-to-back clean Games in London and Rio […]
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On Thursday, April 28th, 2016, the Brussels Court of Appeal denied the FEI appeal on the interim measures imposed by the Belgian Competition Authority which prevent the FEI from imposing its unsanctioned event rule on athletes and horses competing in the Global Champions League. “We are of course disappointed that the Brussels Court of Appeal has […]
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Penelope Leprevost of France will not face disciplinary action regarding an incident in the warm up ring on March 28th, 2016 during the Longines FEI World Cup Final in Gothenburg, Sweden. Leprevost was recorded pulling her horse, Vagabond De La Pomme, up sharply and spurring him forward after he tripped and fell to his knees. […]
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