Danish WEG Team short listed Grand Prix rider Anders Dahl has been harvesting the fruit of success about his highly talented small tour mount Selten HW winning the international competitions in Barcelona and Hartpury. Dahl and Selten HW will contest the small tour one last time at the 2014 CDIO Hickstead this weekend before making the transition to Grand Prix level.
The 5-year old Sirius Black and the 6-year old won the Bundeschampionate qualification classes held at the regional show hosted at Hof Bettenrode on 11 - 13 July 2014. Several of the German based top international Grand Prix riders competed at Hof Bettenrode with their future FEI stars.
The 5-year olds Quotenkonig and Fiesta Bonita and the 6-year old For Comtess won the Bundeschampionate qualification classes at the 2014 Westfalian Regional Championships in Munster-Handorf on 22 - 27 July 2014. The qualifier in Munster was very well attended, as the 5-year old division included 42 combinations and was split into two groups.
Australian Dressage Selectors have confirmed Australia's Dressage Team for the 2014 World Equestrian Games held in Caen, France, on 25 - 29 August 2014. The only four combinations which competed at both mandatory European WEG selection trials in Fritzens and Deauville have been nominated on the Australian dressage team.
The French equestrian federation with Jan Bemelmans as team trainer, Alain Francqueville as chef d'equipe and Emmanuelle Schramm as Technical Director have selected the team that will represent France on home turf at the 2014 World Equestrian Games in Caen, France, on 25 - 29 August 2014.
With the 2014 World Cup Finals rapidly approaching, one of the 2014 show season highlights is about to take place. After the last wild cards were distributed the line-up for Lyon has been known for two weeks. Olympic and European champion Charlotte Dujardin and Valegro will be going head-to-head...