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Indoor Eventing gaining popularity with debut in Geneva 2014 events,Events

Canada, Germany, Sweden now Switzerland …indoor eventing is picking up steam. Organizers have been working to bring an indoor cross-country class to Geneva for a few years. With all the necessary infrastructure now available, they can include this innovative class. This is a fabulous opportunity for the world’s largest interior arena to exploit its lake, its bank as well as its training paddock. Switzerland’s first and only indoor cross country-course is gearing up to welcome some of the world’s top eventing riders including Olympic champions and a selected few Swiss riders. The star studded roster of eventers from nine different…

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Gearing up for his seventh CCI4* – Tom McEwen – 30 Under 30 2014's 30 Under 30,Riders

The achievements for Tom McEwen (GBR) began at the European Pony Championships with an FEI team gold medal and have not stopped. Winner of The Goldman Cup; winner of the Bramham U25 Championship CCI3*; the highest placed rookie at his Badminton debut in 2011 and the list goes on. The son of an equine veterinarian and a professional show jumper, Tom is keeping with the family tradition and is making a career in the horse business. He rides, produces, and sells horses to keep his operation going. At the age of 24, he will be competing at his seventh four-star…

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From fear of horses to fearless riding – Ludwig Svennerstal – 30 Under 30 2014's 30 Under 30,Riders

His parent’s could never have envisioned that their little boy who was terrified of horses would someday storm around the Olympics as a world-class eventer. In 2012, Ludwig Svennerstal (SWE) did just that. Now, at the age of 24, his success continues, placing in the top ten at two different four-stars, on two different horses in the past two years. He produces horses to the top levels; coaches; and studies part-time. He has big plans and he has the ability, making him one one of the world’s Top 30 Under 30. Parents were thinking football Ludwig’s parents started riding after…

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