Hickstead Announce Contingency Plans for 2020 Events

The All England Jumping Course at Hickstead (c) Craig Payne

Hickstead Announce Contingency Plans for 2020 Events Show Jumping News :: Everything Horse The All England Show Jumping Course Directors, responsible for holding leading UK equestrian events Al Shira’aa Hickstead Derby Meeting, and the Longines Royal International Horse Show, have today announced they are on course to deliver July’s event. In a statement, the Directors at Hickstead say plans are underway for the July’s Longines Royal International, however, understandably conditions are being constantly reassessed. In a forward-thinking move, June’s Al Shira’aa Hickstead Derby Meeting has been postponed, where organisers are hopeful…

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Equerry Bolesworth International Horse Show Announce Cancellation

Bolesworth International Horse Show VIP Hospitality and Ticket Upgrades image of showring with new branding

Equerry Bolesworth International Horse Show Announce Cancellation for 2020 Equestrian News :: Everything Horse Organisers of the Equerry Bolesworth International Horse Show have announced cancellation of the 2020 event by release of the following statement; We have been closely monitoring the status of the COVID-19 pandemic as events have unfolded Nationally and Internationally.  Following the Government public health guidance regarding social distancing, and the termination of non-essential travel, together with the statement that emergency services have been withdrawn from supporting mass gatherings, it is clear that events of this scale…

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RWHS Organisers Announce Cancellation of Events

Royal Windsor Horse Show Announce Cancellation of Calendar of Events

RWHS Organisers Announce Cancellation of Events Equestrian News :: Everything Horse Organisers of Royal Windsor Horse Show (RWHS), which includes Royal Windsor Endurance and The Edwardian Pageant, have today announced the cancellation of the 2020 events following the Government’s announcements around coronavirus COVID-19. Royal Windsor Horse Show was due to be held from 13-17 May, Royal Windsor Endurance on 15 May and The Edwardian Pageant on the evenings of 14-16 May. Commenting on the decision, Show Director, Simon Brooks-Ward, said: Following government guidelines announced on Monday 16 March 2020, stating…

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LGCT and GCL Announces Reschedule due to Coronavirus Outbreak

Longines Global Champions Tour of Valkenswaard.

LGCT and GCL Announces Reschedule due to Coronavirus (COVID-19) Outbreak Show Jumping News :: Everything Horse The team behind the Longines Global Champions Tour (LGCT) and the Global Champions League (GCL) have announced plans to reschedule the upcoming events in Mexico City, Miami Beach and Shanghai due to the evolving Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. A statement followed; We are working with the Alliance of Jumping Organisers (AJO) and the FEI (International Equestrian Federation) to find consensus about new dates this year for these upcoming events. The health and wellbeing of our…

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Daniel Coyle Bookends Wins at North American Leagues Longines FEI Jumping World Cup

Daniel Coyle (IRL) and Farrel won the Longines FEI Jumping World Cup™ Ocala (USA) on 8 March 2020 and qualified for the Longines FEI Jumping World Cup™ Final in Las Vegas (USA). (FEI/Shannon Brinkman)

Daniel Coyle Bookends Wins at North American Leagues Longines FEI Jumping World Cup Show Jumping News :: Everything Horse :: Written by Catie Staszak Daniel Coyle (IRL) and Farrel won the Longines FEI Jumping World Cup Ocala (USA) on 8 March 2020, in turn qualifying for the Longines FEI Jumping World Cup Final in Las Vegas.  After beginning the season with a win in Vancouver, Coyle rode Farrel to the top of the Longines FEI Jumping World Cup Ocala (USA), besting an eight-horse jump-off. The duo crossed the timers…

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Holly Smith Retains Top Spot with Another Sunshine Tour Grand Prix Win

Holly Smith and Alberto Zorzi during the prize giving. Sunshine Tour ®Oxer Sport

Holly Smith Retains Top Spot with Another Sunshine Tour Grand Prix Win Show Jumping News :: Everything Horse Holly Smith held on to her winning form following another Grand Prix win during this year’s Sunshine Tour on Sunday (8/02/2020). Following an exciting first stage of the CSI3* Grand Prix round, the jump-off took the class to the next level leaving the crowd on the edge of their seats cheering. There were a total of 15 horse and rider combinations who made it through to the jump-off, adding tension to each…

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Chester Weber Continues Top Form at Live Oak International

Chester Weber Live Oak International 2020

Chester Weber Continues Top Form at Live Oak International Driving and Show Jumping News :: Everything Horse Chester Weber has continued top form at Live Oak International with a thrilling win in the Four-in-Hand Marathon, taking yet another step closer to the Advanced Four-in-Hand USEF National Championship for a record 17th time. The Driving Marathon started the day at Live Oak International and didn’t disappoint the sea of spectators that came to watch the drivers compete. The weather cooperated today, and it was a perfect day for the Marathon at Live…

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Daniel Deusser Kicks Off LGCT Title Campaign with a Win in Doha

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Daniel Deusser Kicks Off LGCT Title Campaign with a Win in Doha Show Jumping News :: Everything Horse Daniel Deusser kicked off his campaign for the 2020 Longines Global Champions Tour title with a stunning win in Doha against the cream of show jumping. The 1m60 CSI5* Longines Global Champions Tour Grand Prix of Doha, thrilled spectators with a spectacular showdown with on-form German champion Deusser taking top honours at the first event of the season. Delighted with his win, Deusser also clinched the first golden ticket to the LGCT…

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Sunshine Tour CSI3* Competition Sees in Wins for Leading Riders

Sunshine Tour 2020: Michael Duffy collecting the Pavo Trophy. ®Moises Basallote

Sunshine Tour CSI3* Competition Sees in Wins for Leading Riders Show Jumping News :: Everything Horse CSI3* Sunshine Tour competition had a collective of 836 horses on the start lists on Friday. The highlight of the day was the 1.50m, Big Tour that was sponsored by Pavo, the equine feed specialists The class had a lot of competitors and was finally won by the Irish rider Michael Duffy. Michael is 26yrs old and was the youngest rider to ever win the Irish National Championships. He has already represented his country…

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Chloe Reid Shuttles Home with a Win in Live Oaks CSI3* Class

Chloe Reid aboard Souper Shuttle Live Oak International

Chloe Reid Shuttles Home with a Win in Live Oaks International CSI3* Class Show Jumping News :: Everything Horse Chloe Reid aboard Souper Shuttle took home the win with a fast time of 63.23 in the $36,600 Live Oak International CSI3* Longines World Ranking Table A Speed Class in Ocala, Florida. Winning the opening $10,000 Waldron Private Wealth 1.40 Power and Speed (Table A) was Jonathan Corrigan riding his 12-year-old Super Chilled with a time of 32.03. 0Souper Shuttle felt amazing today and I knew this was going to be a…

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Daniel Deusser and Pieter Devos Thrill with a Tricky Jump Off at Al Shaqab

Al Shaqab Longines Global Champions League, Doha, Qatar

Daniel Deusser and Pieter Devos Thrill with Tricky Jump Off at Al Shaqab Show Jumping News :: Everything Horse Daniel Deusser went head to head with Pieter Devos in a tense and tricky jump off setting the stage for a thrilling Super Saturday of the Longines Global Champions Tour Grand Prix and GCL Team showdown. Daniel Deusser pulled off the only double clear of the night under floodlights in the dramatic Longines Arena at Al Shaqab, as spectators witnessed the world’s leading riders in action in Doha, Qatar. Saturday sees…

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Francisco José Mesquita Musa wins Big Tour D Class at the Sunshine Tour

Francisco José Mesquita Musa. SUNSHINE TOUR 2020 www.moisesbasallote.com

Francisco José Mesquita Musa wins Big Tour D Class at the Sunshine Tour Show Jumping News :: Everything Horse The Big Tour D at this year’s Sunshine Tour was kicked off with a smashing win from Francisco José Mesquita Musa, following a week of classy jumping from the Young Horse Class at this year’s event. With the youngsters now enjoying a well-deserved rest, the more experienced horses started off the Big Tour with three classes, thus opening the week’s CSI3* action at Montenmedio. The Brazilian rider Francisco José Mesquita Musa,…

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NAF Boosts Hartpury Title Sponsorship Ahead of 2020

Hartpury Equestrian Events

NAF Boosts Hartpury Title Sponsorship Ahead of 2020 Equestrian Events NAF has renewed and expanded its sponsorship deal with Hartpury, taking up the title sponsorship role at the Hartpury Festival of Dressage (1-5 July), Hartpury Showjumping Spectacular (14-16 July) and International Hartpury Horse Trials (12-16 August). The supplement company has sponsored the annual International Horse Trials since 2011 but will add the NAF Five Star name to the titles of all three major equestrian events for the first time this summer. Taking place just weeks before the Tokyo Olympic &…

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Exciting Riders and Drivers for Live Oak International Announced

Live Oak International, Florida competition showjumping and driving competition

Exciting Riders and Drivers for Live Oak International Announced Live Oak International Preview :: Show Jumping News :: Driving News :: Everything Horse The entries are in, and top riders and drivers are set to compete at Live Oak International (LOI) this week. Notable competitors include Ireland’s world-ranked Bertram Allen, USA rider Jennifer Gates, USA driver Mary Phelps and Ocala’s own 16-time USEF National Four-in-Hand Driving Champion, Chester Weber. The only international combined driving and show jumping tournament in the U.S. returns to Live Oak Stud, March 5-8, 2020. Live…

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Tabitha Kyle Joins the Zebra Products Herd

Tabitha Kyle showjumping with two horses in hand

Tabitha Kyle Joins the Zebra Products Herd Tabitha Kyle has secured a new sponsorship with well-known equestrian distributors, Zebra Products and the popular brand Bucas. At just 12-years-old, Tabitha competes both nationally and internationally and 2019 proved extremely successful for the young International showjumper. Her highlights include being selected for the Children on Horses European Championships on her 17.1hh horse, Bart. The duo finished in an individual place of fifth and brought home GBR Team European bronze medal, along with creating history by winning both the 128cm and 138cm Championships…

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2020 LGCT and GCL Season Declared Open at Al Shaqab

Longines Global Champions Tour Doha Qatar Al Shaqab

2020 LGCT and GCL Season Declared Open at Al Shaqab in Doha, Qatar Show Jumping News :: Everything Horse The 2020 Longines Global Champions Tour and GCL were officially declared open today (03/03/2020) in Doha as top rider Nicola Philippaerts and local organisers hailed the ‘amazing, prestigious’ circuit and predicted an epic battle for the individual and team titles. Al Shaqab is the launchpad for the new season with 50 riders from 15 different countries heading to Qatar’s capital city from 5-7 March. Horse and rider combinations will take part…

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Scott Brash takes Second in the CSI5* Commercial Bank CHI AL SHAQAB Class

showjumping image Scott Brash on Hello Shelby

Scott Brash takes Second in the CSI5* Commercial Bank CHI AL SHAQAB Class while there’s a Double Delight for France’s Epaillard The seventh edition of Commercial Bank CHI AL SHAQAB, Presented by Longines, got off to an exciting start at the Longines Arena at Al Shaqab for Day 1 of competition. With 88 riders from 23 countries competing in the Olympic disciplines of showjumping, dressage, and para-dressage, fans can expect to enjoy a mixed array of equestrian action and family entertainment during the three-day event. Showjumping Julian Epaillard, of France,…

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A Well Deserved Round of Applause for Dermott Lennon!

The Irish rider outclassed over 100 competitors in the CSI4* Big Tour Class

A Well Deserved Round of Applause for Dermott Lennon! Show Jumping News :: Everything Horse :: Sunshine Tour Irish rider Dermott Lennon outclassed over 100 competitors in the CSI4* Big Tour Class. It was a perfect day for the first CSI4* of the XXVI Sunshine Tour, with plenty of sun and an electric atmosphere as around 1000 combinations took to the arenas. Dermott Lennon riding “MJM Pursuit” really demonstrated their talents, beating off 109 competitors, 47 of whom went clear in this 1.50m speed class. The ‘time allowed’ was 73sec…

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Video Interview, Joe Clayton Makes Sunshine Tour Debut

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Video Interview, Joe Clayton Makes Sunshine Tour Debut Show Jumping News :: Everything Horse :: Sunshine Tour, Oxer Sport Rider: Joseph (Joe) Clayton Rider Base: Ashford Farm, UK Location: Sunshine Tour 2020 Here Oxer Sport journalist, Carlota, was lucky enough to capture the opportunity to interview Ashford Farm rider, Joe Clayton, who is currently making his Sunshine Tour debut. Joe, as he is fondly known by fans at home, talks in the interview about the horses brought to compete at this year’s Tour (all 16 of them!), his plans for…

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Young Horse Classes a Resounding Success for the 2020 Sunshine Tour

Kendra Claricia Brinkop with Number One ®Sunshine Tour

Young Horse Classes a Resounding Success for the 2020 Sunshine Tour Show Jumping News :: Everything Horse :: Sunshine Tour The young horses continued to surpass expectation during this week’s 2020 Sunshine Tour, as the 5, 6 and 7-year-olds section A and B classes continued. The 7yr old class was divided into two sections. Section A was won by the German rider from the Stephex stables, Kendra Claricia Brinkop, where her horse really lived up to its name, Number One. The pair have consistently jumped well, with good results during…

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Gudrun Patteet Wins Sunshine Tour’s CSI3* Grand Prix a Hair Ahead of British Rider Kayleigh Watts

Gudrun Patteet, CSI3 star Grand Prix Sunshine Tour

Gudrun Patteet Wins Sunshine Tour’s CSI3* Grand Prix a Hair Ahead of British Rider Kayleigh Watts Show Jumping News :: Everything Horse :: Sunshine Tour There was a great atmosphere in the stands as the Sunshine Tour’s Grand Prix class kicked off this weekend (23/02/2020). With top riders Roger Yves Bost, Gudrun Patteet, Laura Kraut, Alberto Zorzi, Harry Charles and the 72 year old, Michel Robert lined up to compete, it was clear the class would be hotly contested. It was a close run duel between two top lady riders…

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Ellen Whitaker Wins Sunshine Tour Small Grand Prix

Ellen Whitaker Wins Sunshine Tour Small Grand Prix

Ellen Whitaker Wins Sunshine Tour Small Grand Prix Show Jumping News :: Everything Horse :: Sunshine Tour Ellen Whitaker and Arena UK Winston flew to win the Small Grand Prix during the fourth Longines Ranking, FEI, class held at the Sunshine Tour this Saturday (22/02/2020). The 1.45m, Small Grand Prix was held in the grass arena, “Hickstead” and was sponsored by the Ayuntamiento de Barbate. There were 79 entries and 15 went through to the jump-off competing for a share of the €25.400 prize money. Ellen Whitaker (4th in the…

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Geir Gulliksen Posts Career-Defining Victory in Gothenburg

Norway’s Geir Gulliksen posted the first World Cup victory of his long and successful career in the thrilling 14th and last qualifier of the Longines FEI Jumping World Cup™ 2019/2020 Western European League (WEL) in Gothenburg, Sweden today riding the brave little VDL Groep Quatro. (FEI/Satu Pirinen)

 Geir Gulliksen Posts Career-Defining Victory in Gothenburg Show Jumping News :: Everything Horse :: Written by Louise Parkes Norway’s Geir Gulliksen posted the first World Cup victory of his long and successful career in the thrilling 14th and last qualifier of the Longines FEI Jumping World Cup™ 2019/2020 Western European League (WEL) in Gothenburg, Sweden. He pinned young Swiss star Bryan Balsiger into second place and French Olympic gold medallist, Kevin Staut, into third. But, not satisfied with having stolen the show with the ride of his life on…

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