German 2010 WEG team rider Christoph Koschel was the keynote speaker at a training clinic and forum organized by the Japanese equestrian Federation at the Gotemba Equestrian centre on 28 February - 5 March 2014.
Changing the face of Latin American dressage and representing her nation at 5-star level events, Mexican O-judge Maribel Alonso recently replaced Anne Gribbons on the FEI dressage committee. After representing both Latin- and South-America on the International Dressage Officials Club (IDOC) for a number of years, Alonso is also recognised as the driving force behind the restructuring of the qualification format for the 2015 Pan American Games.
Five 4-year old dressage bred stallions were shown to the KWPN Stallion Licensing Committee on 6 March 2014 in the first under-saddle presentation for late submission to the 2014 KWPN Stallion Performance Testing.
Fifteen veterinarian x-ray experts from 10 different countries gathered on 22 January 2014 in Bargteheide, Germany, to work further on the process of harmonizing vet examinations, diagnoses and X-ray interpretation.