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You could win cool Eventing swag. Choose your Burghley Fantasy Eventing Teams today.

  NO ENTRY FEE – PLAY FOR FREE  CHOOSE THE WINNING BURGHLEY FANTASY EVENTING TEAM Join the fun and see how well you know the Eventing talent!!! In the simplest terms, you choose a Fantasy Team of four pairs from the CCI4* Burghley competition and if your team delivers the lowest accumulated score, you win $117.00 worth of Eventing swag shown above. It is easy to enter and fun to follow along. Scores will be updated all weekend. Deadline: You can enter and change your teams up until 4:00 am EST on August 27. The results of your Fantasy Eventing Team can be…

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Eight new directors elected to 2017 Equestrian Canada Board

  The Equestrian Canada (EC) Nominating Committee is pleased to announce the board candidate election results and the eight (8) new Directors who have been elected to the 2017 EC Board. The full results of the board candidate election are as follows: *The full election process, including the process for points tabulation, will be detailed in a final report by the Nominating Committee. The report will be presented during the 2017 EC Annual General Meeting in September 2017, and then made available on the EC website. The following returning Directors will round out the 2017 EC Board: Jorge Bernhard –…

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Elite eventers competing at Blair Castle for £50,000 – Event Rider Masters leg 6 preview

  Connect with the Blair Castle ERM CIC3*: [Website] [Results] [Live stream] The spectacular setting of Blair Castle in Scotland will play host to the sixth and penultimate leg of the 2017 Event Rider Masters (ERM) series at the Blair Castle Equi-Trek International Horse Trials on the 26th and 27th August. Home to the only private army in Europe – The Atholl Highlanders, the 700-year-old estate will provide the historic setting where the world’s best event horses and riders will compete for the £50,000 prize fund up for grabs at Leg 6 of the global Eventing series. Cohen hot on…

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Rider alert: Pairs to watch at Richland Park this weekend – Sponsored by MD Barnmaster

  MD Barnmaster is the leader in custom designed barns, horse housing, professional equestrian facilities, horse stalls, modular buildings and barn accessories. Build A Better Barn. Contact MD Barnmaster today. Connect with all the Richland Park Horse Trials action: [Omnibus] [Website] [Entries]  This weekend, many top North American pairs will be contesting at Richland Park Horse Trials in Richland, Michigan. The FEI divisions at this event include a CIC3*, CIC2*, and a CIC1* and there are also national divisions ranging from the Novice level through to Advanced. The courses should require bold riding, as Ian Stark is the course designer and the builders are…

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Individual and team eventing gold streak for Jung and Germany end at Strzegom

  A jubilant British team was celebrating after jumping three superb clear rounds in the final phase to hold onto their overnight lead and clinch the longed-for team title at the FEI European Eventing Championships in Strzegom (POL) today. Kristina Cook, British gold medal team member: We are very excited to be back on top. We’ve got some amazing riders and horses and we’ve worked hard for this. Ingrid Klimke, who has been such a key member of the German team for 17 years, also delivered a jumping perfect round under pressure on Horseware Hale Bob to win her first…

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Great Britain bounces back at Eventing Championships to take lead in Strzegom after cross-country

  Connect with the Strzegom FEI European Eventing Championships action: [Website] [Times/Results] [Watch on FEI TV] Germany’s Ingrid Klimke and Michael Jung top individual standings ahead of Sara Algotsson Ostholt (SWE) Great Britain has swept into the lead after cross-country at the FEI European Eventing Championships in Strzegom (POL) with three brilliant clear rounds from team rookie Ros Canter on Allstar B, Kristina Cook (Billy the Red) and anchorman Nicola Wilson (Bulana). British team member Nicola Wilson (GBR), lying 4th individually: Bulana is so honest and good on a line. She was in a rhythm from start to finish. It’s very…

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World Eventing record total puts Germans out in front after dressage in Strzegom

  Connect with the Strzegom FEI European Eventing Championships action: [Website] [Times/Results] [Watch on FEI TV] France and Great Britain locked in battle for silver and bronze Germany, winners of the last three FEI European Eventing Championships, have risen to new heights with a record team score of 87.7 penalties after dressage at Strzegom (POL). The defending champions have an incredible 24.1-penalty lead over France, with Great Britain breathing down their necks just 0.1 behind the French in bronze medal position. Bettina Hoy (GER) riding Seigneur Medicott is still out in front with a 5.7-penalty lead over her team mate Ingrid…

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European championship record score gives Hoy commanding lead after first day of dressage

  Connect with the Strzegom FEI European Eventing Championships action: [Website] [Times/Results] [Watch on FEI TV] Bettina Hoy (GER), competing at her 10th FEI European Eventing Championships, set the standard for the rest of the field with a flawless display of dressage and has now set up a commanding lead after the first day’s competition at Strzegom (POL). Hoy, 54, who took the title 20 years ago with Watermill Stream at Burghley (GBR), scored two 10s for her riding and set a European Championship record with her mark of 24.6 penalties which will significantly boost Germany’s chances of a fourth successive…

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Find out where the 2019 FEI European Eventing Championships will be held

  The German venue of Luhmühlen has been allocated hosting rights to the FEI European Eventing Championships 2019. The 2019 fixture will be the sixth time that Luhmühlen has hosted the Europeans, having previously staged the Championships in 1975, 1979, 1987, 1999 and most recently in 2011. It also hosted the world championships in 1982. Luhmühlen was the fourth event in the world to become a four-star when it joined this elite group in 2005. The 2019 Championships, will be particularly important on the international calendar as they will be a qualifier for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Dates for…

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Rider alert: Pairs to watch at Strzegom FEI European Eventing Championships – Sponsored by Back on Track

  Great for muscles, ligaments, tendons and joints. Products for horses, dogs and people. Visit www.backontrackproducts.com   Connect with the Strzegom FEI European Eventing Championships action: [Website] [Entries] This weekend, the best eventers in Europe are facing off at the 2017 Strzegom FEI European Eventing Championships in Poland. There are 77 riders from 19 nations competing at this prestigious championship event. A total of 51 combinations from 13 countries will take part in the team competition and 26 as individuals. Rüdiger Schwarz is the cross-country Course Designer at Strzegom. He designed the 2013 European Championship course at Malmo in Sweden and…

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