British WEG team gold medal winning dressage rider Carl Hester has officially stated that he does not endorse the Valegro Syndicate which has been set up by fans on Facebook to gather money to buy a 49% share of the horse to keep the ride with Charlotte Dujardin.
The second annual Robert Dover Horsemastership Clinic will be held at The Stadium at Palm Beach International Equestrian Center on January 1-6, 2013. The clinic will consist of training with world-renowned dressage riders as well as lectures from the industry's best horsemen and women.
Belgian team junior rider Jorinde Verwimp became the runner up in the Belgian Talent of the Year 2012 competition, which was won by Belgian Grand Prix show jumper and young rider Olivier Philippaerts. The competition is run by the Flemmish Equestrian Federation (VLP).