A hat-trick for Harriet Biddick in the British Speed Derby

A hat-trick for Harriet Biddick in the British Speed Derby Somerset rider Harriet Biddick had another win in the British Speed Derby at Hickstead today, becoming the first lady rider to win this class three times. Harriet and Silver Lift have an extraordinary record in the Speed Derby, winning in 2016 and 2019 and finishing runner-up a further three times.…

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Confident Dutch victory on home ground in Rotterdam

A brilliant last-to-go round from Harrie Smolders and Monaco secured victory for the home team at the Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup™ 2022 Europe Division 1 qualifier in Rotterdam, The Netherlands today. (FEI/Shannon Brinkman)

Confident Dutch victory on home ground in Rotterdam Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup™ 2022, written by Louise Parkes The host nation threw down a definitive victory on home turf on Friday 24th June, when scooping the main honours with a zero scoreline in the third leg of the Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup™ 2022 Europe Division 1 series in Rotterdam (NED). As…

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Biddick and Funnell share the spoils in Hickstead Derby Trial

Biddick and Funnell share the spoils in Hickstead Derby Trial Two of the leading Al Shira’aa Derby contenders shared victory in today’s qualifying class, the Hickstead Derby Trial. Thirty-three horses came forward for the class, with clear rounds proving very hard to come by. It was until  William Funnell came in on Billy Diamo, drawn 20th to go, that the…

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“He’s like a bull in a china shop” says Breen following his Derby Tankard Win

Shane Breen won today's Hickstead Derby Tankard at the All England Jumping Course at Hickstead in West Sussex. Photo (c) Elli Birch/Boots and Hooves Photography

“He’s like a bull in a china shop” says Breen following his Derby Tankard Win Breen starts Derby campaign with a win  Shane Breen got the Al Shira’aa Hickstead Derby Meeting off to an excellent start, claiming the Hickstead Derby Tankard on the opening day of the show. The Hickstead-based Irishman is no stranger to success at the All England…

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Stockholm Hearts Steal The Show In Sizzling GCL Ramatuelle / Saint-Tropez

Stockholm Hearts

Stockholm Hearts Steal The Show In Sizzling GCL Ramatuelle / Saint-Tropez Round 1 The dream team pairing of Peder Fredricson and Malin Baryard-Johnsson secured Stockholm Hearts powered by H&M We Love Horses their second pole position of the season after turning up the heat in L’OPERA SAINT-TROPEZ GCL R1. The team fielded their top horsepower of Catch Me Not S…

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Chestnuts Reign at Royal Windsor Horse Show

Guy Williams Royal Windsor Horse Show. Image credit Kit Houghton/Horsepower

Chestnuts Reign at Royal Windsor Horse Show written by Roberta Coll Following a disappointing start to the 2016 Royal Windsor Horse Show, competitors, organisers and spectators didn’t allow the weather to dampen their spirits for this years extra special event. Four days of fun-filled action from a selection of equestrian disciplines, displays and demonstrations led to a final spectacular, held…

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Ben Maher and Sarena Triumph in $500,000 Rolex Grand Prix CSI 5*

Ben Maher and Sarena Photos © Sportfot

Ben Maher and Sarena Triumph in $500,000 Rolex Grand Prix CSI 5* Great Britain’s Ben Maher and Jane Clark’s Sarena jumped to victory in the $500,000 Rolex Grand Prix CSI 5*   Grand prix action at the 2016 Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF) concluded with an exciting international showdown Saturday night as Great Britain’s Ben Maher and Jane Clark’s Sarena jumped…

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Steve Guerdat claims second FEI World Cup Jumping Final victory

London 2012 Olympic champion Steve Guerdat of Switzerland is hosted aloft by runner-up Harrie Smolders (NED), left, and third-placed Daniel Deusser (GER), right after claiming victory in the Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping Final in Gothenburg (SWE) today.

Steve Guerdat claims second FEI World Cup Jumping Final victory Steve Guerdat (SUI), showed nerves of steel when galloping to victory at the Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping Final for the second year in a row today.   The crowd in the Scandinavium Arena in Gothenburg (SWE) went wild after the 33-year-old rider produced two faultless rounds with the 10-year-old…

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Christian Ahlmann wins dramatic second competition, but Guerdat holds lead going into last day of Longines Final

Germany’s Christian Ahlmann and Taloubet Z won tonight’s dramatic second leg of the Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping 2016 Final in Gothenburg, Sweden. (FEI/Dirk Caremans)

Christian Ahlmann wins dramatic second competition, but Guerdat holds lead going into last day of Longines Final By Louise Parkes Germany’s Christian Ahlmann won last night’s dramatic second leg of the Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping 2016 Final in Gothenburg, Sweden, but defending champion, Switzerland’s Steve Guerdat, leads the standings going into Monday’s third and last competition.   Christian Ahlmann…

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Disappointment for Renwick as French lead on opening day of Longines 2016 Final

Longines 2016 - French rider, Penelope Leprevost, steered Vagabond de la Pomme to victory in the opening competition at the Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping 2016 Final in Gothenburg, Sweden tonight. (FEI/Dirk Caremans)

Disappointment for Renwick as French lead on opening day of Longines 2016 Final By Louise Parkes Longines 2016 news – French riders took a firm grip of the leaderboard at the Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping 2016 Final in Gothenburg, Sweden last night when Penelope Leprevost steered Vagabond de la Pomme to victory ahead of compatriot Simon Delestre riding Qlassic Bois…

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Show Jumping Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup Jumping 2016 season gets underway with a double-header

Show Jumping Team Belgium topped the podium at the Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup™ Jumping Final in Barcelona (ESP) last season. The excitement begins all over again this week with the first two qualifiers of the 2016 Furusiyya series taking place at Al Ain (UAE) and Ocala (USA). (FEI/Dirk Caremans)

Show Jumping Furusiyya 2016 season gets underway with a double-header Show Jumping – There is an Olympic ring to the new Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup Show Jumping 2016 season which gets off to a flying start this week with legs in Al Ain (UAE) on Thursday 18 and Ocala (USA) on Friday 19 February. Just five months before horses and…

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Showjumping Dream victory for Staut and Reveur at last Longines leg in Bordeaux

Kevin Staut and Reveur de Hurtebise HDC won the nail-biting last leg of the Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping 2015/2015 Western European League on home ground in Bordeaux (FRA) tonight. (FEI/Eric Knoll)

Showjumping Dream victory for Staut and Reveur at last Longines leg in Bordeaux Showjumping – Kevin Staut pinned French compatriot, Simon Delestre, into runner-up spot at the nail-biting last leg of the Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping 2015/2015 Western European League in Bordeaux (FRA) tonight. It was Staut’s first major victory for some time, and it was achieved by a…

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Ghostbusters Rule Over Captain America at Liverpool International

Ghostbusters Rule Over Captain America and Other Fellow Superheros at Liverpool International Ghostbuster Corinne Collins along with Oscar Hobby rode to save the day during the mini major relay class, sponsored by Jolly Good Vehicle Leasing. A host of top riders rode into the arena dressed in their favourite super hero costumes led, on foot by Geoff Billington in his…

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Liverpool International Horse Show Gets Off to a Cracking Start Day 1

The horses have arrived at the Liverpool Waterfront Day 1 Liverpool International Horse Show Gets Off to a Cracking Start Afternoon Session round-up Liverpool International Horse Show Italian star Emanuele Gaudiano continued his rich vein form by making a flying start to the Equestrian.com Liverpool International Horse Show.   Gaudiano thrilled a sizeable crowd for the opening international session of the three-day,…

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Sadness Hits Inaugural Liverpool International as Horse is Put To Sleep

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Sadness Hits Inaugural Liverpool International as Horse is Put To Sleep Following on from our post yesterday evening it is with great sadness that we announce the death of Antello Z after the 1.45m two round class at the inaugural Liverpool International Horse Show. The bay gelding, owned by Cameron Hanley Showjumpers crashed into an oxer, unseating rider Cameron before…

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John Whitaker Rolls Back The Years In Ivy Stakes

John Whitaker Horse and Country livestream London International Horse Show

John Whitaker Rolls Back The Years In H&M Ivy Stakes John Whitaker, the most senior rider at Olympia, The London International Horse Show, showed his younger rivals a clean pair of heels in the H&M Ivy Stakes when, despite an un-promisingly early draw in a 12-horse jump-off, he set a target none could match. This hugely popular victory, which had…

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Emanuele Gaudiano Gallops to Victory in Longines Thriller in London

Italy’s Emanuele Gaudiano and Admara produced a devastating turn of speed in the jump-off to win the seventh leg of the Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping 2015/2016 Western European League at Olympia, London (GBR) today. (FEI/Jon Stroud)

Emanuele Gaudiano Gallops to Victory in Longines Thriller in London by Louise Parkes Victory for Emanuele Gaudiano! The Christmas show at the Grand Hall in Olympia is always something special, and the seventh leg of the Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping 2015/2016 Western European League more than lived up to expectations today when Italy’s Emanuele Gaudiano produced a sensational victory at…

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Olympia Horse Show, Sunshine for Alltech Christmas Puissance at Olympia

Jos Verlooy ( BEL ) riding Sunshine joint winner puissance image credit Kit Houghton

Olympia Horse Show – Sunshine for Alltech Christmas Puissance at Olympia Olympia Horse Show Puissance News It was 20-year-old, Jos Veerloy riding Sunshine and Hilmar Meyer on board Continuo who rode away with the Alltech Christmas Puissance title for 2015, yesterday evening. In a total of five rounds riders seemingly flew over the ever growing wall, effortlessly. The evenings top…

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FEI Americas Show Jumping Championships for Young Riders

In full flight - the host nation’s Santiago Orifici enjoyed a faultless week of competition with Voloma to take Junior individual gold at the FEI Americas Jumping Championships 2015 at Haras El Capricho in Capilla del Señor, Argentina. (FEI/Lucio Landa)

FEI Americas Show Jumping Championships for Young Riders – Following a familiar pattern, Brazilian athletes claimed a huge haul of gold at the, Juniors, Pre-Juniors and Children 2015 show jumping championships, which drew to a close at Capilla del Señor in Buenos Aires (ARG) last Sunday. Organised by the National Federation of Argentina, the event attracted 86 talented young competitors…

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