Double Olympic and World Champion Anky van Grunsven gave birth to a daughter on March 6, 2007, at 20.15h. The baby girl is called Ava Eden and weighs 3100 grams. Both mother and daughter are doing well.
The Equestrian Federation of Australia announced the EFA National Young Rider Dressage Squad for 2007. The squad recognises young riders who have achieved outstanding results in the past twelve months.
The highly pregnant double Olympic champion Anky van Grunsven has been admitted to the hospital after suddenly feeling unwell yesterday morning. Van Grunsven, who is in the final days of her pregnancy, was diagnosed with a mild case of pre-eclampsia
Ellen Schulten-Baumer's number one Grand Prix horse Lesotho has died unexpectedly following a severe illness that affected his nervous system. The 14-year old Hanoverian gelding suddenly started to suffered from illness on the central nervous system
Anna Merveldt is the winner of The Irish Field Dressage Rider of the Year Award for 2006. The announcement was made by Leo Powell, Managing Editor of The Irish Field at a lunch in Kilcullen, County Kildare on Monday 26th February 2007