Category archives for: Eventing

Germans Win Eventing Nation’s Cup in Belgium


Germany was again victorious in Waregem, Belgium, at FEI Nations Cup Eventing 2015. Germany beat by 50 penalties the home-side Belgium team, which came in second on this seventh leg of this 8-part Nation’s Cup series. It was Germany’s third win this season, following victories at Houghton Hall in England and in Aachen, Germany. But Britain, who have participated in the […]

Germany Main Event at Burghley Trials


Michael Jung (GER) and his impressive La Biosthetique Sam jumped the perfect clear round to win the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials in Great Britain, Sept. 4-6, 2015. The event was the sixth and final leg of the FEI Classics 2014/2015 tour. Burghley also saw Jung’s German compatriot Ingrid Klimke, 47, accept the FEI Classics 2014/2015 championship. […]

Germany Tops Aachen

Tiana Coudray and Ringwood Magister hurtle down a water drop.

Tiana Coudray and Ringwood Magister were the top U.S. finishers at the 2013 CHIO Aachen, where the local German team once again picked up the gold. Overall, the Land Rover U.S. Eventing Team finished seventh and Coudray 10th at the World Cup meet, which drew top competitors from around the world. Results for the CICO3* […]

Coleman, Dutton Top Bromont

William Coleman and Obos O'Reilly

U.S. riders William Coleman III and Phillip Dutton win the CCI3* and CIC3* divisions respectively at the 2013 Volvo CCI3* Bromont Three Day Event, The Todd Sandler Challenge, held June 6 to 9 at the Bromont Olympic Horse Park in Bromont, Quebec. The Olympic equestrian discipline of Three Day Eventing is often referred to as […]

U.S. Eventers Head to Aachen

Tiana Coudray smiling aboard her grey horse, Ringwood Magister, as they compete cross country.

The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) has named Tiana Coudray, Buck Davidson, Will Faudree and Clark Montogomery to represent the U.S. at the the Aachen CICO3* as part of the Land Rover Eventing Team. This marks the first time the United States has fielded an eventing team to compete at the prestigious German competition, taking […]

Dressage Day at Saumur

Hannah Sue Burnett and her bay horse Harbor Pilotcompete in the dressage phase of three-day eventing.

Competition officially kicked off May 23 at the Saumur CCI3* in France as 17 combinations performed their dressage tests. U.S. entries and Land Rover Competition Grant recipients Hannah Sue Burnett and Marilyn Little rose to the occasion as they propelled themselves into the top five on the first day of competition. Burnett (The Plains, VA). […]

Nicholson’s First Rolex Win

Andrew Nicholson fist-pumps in victory after winning his first Rolex.

New Zealand, with its challenging natural terrain, is a nation that produces strong eventers, and Andrew Nicholson continues to flaunt that tradition by donning the crown at the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event, riding Quimbo. Perhaps to drive the point home, he also placed third on Calico Joe. In all Nicholson, 51, scooped up the coveted […]

The Return of Contefino

Anke Magnussen poses with her grey stallion Contefino

Equine sport enthusiasts eagerly follow the results of our Olympic riders and the fate of the U.S. teams, but for at least one member of the Southern California horse community, the 2012 games in London had a different connotation. For Anke Magnussen the event marked a homecoming – the return of Contefino, a 13-year-old stallion […]

Morris Main Event at USEF

Joanie Morris, USEF

The United States Equestrian Federation has named Joanie Morris managing director of eventing. Morris spent the past five years as the USEF’s high performance communications director. The news was first reported on the website, which characterized the appointment as part of the “sweeping changes” that would take place as David O’Connor segues into his […]

Alliston’s Way at Galway

James Alliston and Tivoli on the cross country course.

James Alliston is his own toughest competition. The Castro Valley, CA-based rider finished first, second and sixth at the Galway Downs International Three-Day Event CCI 3* that took place  Nov. 1-4 in Temecula. In fact, the 27-year-old Alliston has become something of a legend at Galway, which has offered a CCI3* for the past three […]

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