Linda’s star shines at Well Vale to crown a stunning 2021 season 

Linda Cowperthwaite Winner of the 166km CER 3 Day class. Image credit West End Photography

Linda’s star shines at Well Vale to crown a stunning 2021 season  Linda Cowperthwaite and Krakatau notch up superb win in three-day 166km National Ride to top off second place in International FEI CEI 2* 120km Royal Windsor back in July  Para-Equestrian Endurance rider Kirsty Wiscombe, only finisher in FEI International Classes taking victory with Yawl Hill Big Yin in FEI CEI 1* 100km class  100km CER was won by John Black and CA Jalmeer with Susannah French and CF Matilda in second place.  Nearly 100 riders competed over the…

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FEI Well Vale International Ride attracts over 100 riders

FEI Well Vale International Ride news piece image Nikki Malcolm and Osso Spiralling Wind competing at Lavenham Ride last year. Photo credit: Kerry Dawson

FEI Well Vale International Ride attracts over 100 riders Three-day extravaganza as Endurance GB’s new FEI Well Vale International Ride, sponsored by Emerald Green Feeds and Sheer Endurance kicks off  New venue to host three day extravaganza of Endurance (27-29 August) with classes of all distances and for all levels.   Nearly 100 riders set to compete over the three days including nine British combinations contesting FEI International classes   Popular Team Spirit returns to the schedule after Covid-enforced gap in 2020  Endurance GB welcomes a new FEI International Ride…

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Stunning Results for Endurance GB FEI Keysoe International

Endurance GB FEI Keysoe International Annie Joppe and Chiara winner of the top FEI 2* 125km class

Stunning results as new stars raise the bar at popular Endurance GB FEI Keysoe International Third victory at the event for Cornwall-based International rider Annie Joppe winner of the top FEI 2* 125km class   Emotional win for Leicestershire rider Fiona Videla in FEI 1*100km class back after double hip surgery   Cheshire-based John Black earns victory in 80km CER at first competitive ride back from illness  Young Rider Charlie Turley from Worcestershire crowned the weekend’s top rider for achievement of completing 80km both days on two different horses  …

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James Wilson seizes first CSI5* win in Trophy Casino de Monte-Carlo

Trophy Casino de Monte-Carlo CSI5*

Ecstatic James Wilson seizes first CSI5* career win in thrilling Trophy Casino de Monte-Carlo James Wilson faced down some of the biggest stars in show jumping to reign supreme in yesterday’s (2 July) Trophy Casino de Monte-Carlo CSI5* class, eclipsing Belgian star Pieter Devos by just tenths of a second. In an exhilarating jump-off, the 26-year-old British rider piloted Imagine de Muze to the top spot snatching the win from Devos who looked on phenomenal form with top mare Jade vd Bisschop. Elated after his victory James said: It is…

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Paris Panthers pounce into pole position for Saturday’s showdown

Paris Panthers pounce into pole position for Saturday’s showdown Paris Panthers kickstarted their overall ranking comeback, with a phenomenal double clear from Nayel Nassar and Darragh Kenny in an edge-of-the-seat first round of the GCL competition in Monaco. A formidable display, both Kenny and Nassar pulled out all the stops to deliver two flawless clear rounds to be the only team to keep a zero score today. Home team Monaco Aces were hot on the Panthers’ heels in second with London Knights securing third. Paris Panthers will start with a…

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Endurance GB new Southern Champion

Endurance GB new Southern Champion Endurance GB’s new Southern Champion Sally Mcilwaine, and her 15.3hh Irish Sport Horse, Winnie The Witch showed staying power in Sunday’s 80km title race ride at Three Rivers Ride, to complete and take the championship two years after settling for second place. They completed at a gritty 11.6km/hr, with Sally’s verdict on becoming Southern Champion being it was a nice ‘surprise’. It completed a good weekend for Sally, having bowled round Three Rivers’  34km the previous day with her New Forest gelding Tamba (registered as…

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Who can you expect for Endurance GB at RWHS?

endurance gb RWHS

Who can you expect for Endurance GB at RWHS? Endurance GB welcomes stellar field at Royal Windsor Horse Show (RWHS) for FEI Endurance ahead of Team GB squad selection A stellar line-up of British endurance riders will contest next week’s Royal Windsor FEI Endurance (Friday 2 July) with an extended track offering home-based riders their first shot at an FEI CEI 3* 160km in the UK this season. A total of 35 leading riders, the majority from Great Britain, along with representatives from Australia, The Netherlands and Italy, will take…

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Endurance GB Northern Champion Kate Atkinson’s ‘relief’ at return to sport

Kate Atkinson and DNS Ronaldo leading eventual third placed Jessie McHugh and CFS Eros followed by Linda Cowperthwaite and Epis Summer Breeze. Photo credit: Marimages/ Andrew Ray

Endurance GB Northern Champion Kate Atkinson’s ‘relief’ at return to sport after completing last ride at 2019 FEI European Championships Endurance GB’s new Northern Champion, Kate Atkinson has spoken of her relief at returning to post-lockdown competition just under two years after she and DNS Ronaldo finished their last ride together at the 2019 FEI European Championships at Euston Park. The combination won the headline 80km class at Dialstone at an average speed of 16.4km/hr just a split second ahead of Linda Cowperthwaite and Epis Summer Breeze, with Jessie McHugh,…

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It’s team gold again for Spain as UAE dominates individual podium

UAE riders claimed individual gold and silver at the Longines FEI Endurance World Championships 2021 in San Rossore, Pisa (ITA) today. On left is gold medallist Salem Hamad Saeed Malhoof Al Kitbi riding Haleh, on right is silver medallist Mansour Saeed Mohd Al Faresi with Birmann Aya. (FEI/Christoph Taniere)

Defending Endurance Champions Dominate Podium in Pisa Longines FEI Endurance World Championships 2021 – By Louise Parkes The defending champions from Spain claimed team gold once again at the Longines FEI Endurance World Championship 2021 at San Rossore in Pisa, Italy today where the UAE dominated the individual podium when clinching the top two places. The was the first championship to run under the new FEI Endurance Rules, and history was made when Boni Viada de Vivero became the first Chilean rider to stand on a World Championship podium when…

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Team USA Withdraws from FEI Endurance World Champs

Paula Muntala Sanchez (ESP), aged 21, riding 10-year old part-Arabian Echo Falls secured individual gold and also guided her team to gold at the 120km FEI European Endurance Championship for Young Riders and Juniors in Rio Frio, Portugal on 3 September. (FEI/Endurance in the World)

Team USA Withdraws from FEI Endurance World Championships in Pisa The United States of America have announced the withdrawal of their FEI Endurance World Championship team after one of it’s horses developed a fever. A total of 31 nations will line up for the start of the FEI Endurance World Championship on Saturday 22 May, 12 of which will be battling for the team medals.  The horse, which has been stabled off-site (approximately 2km away) since its arrival, was investigated by a veterinarian before bloods were taken to identify the…

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