Chez Philip: The WEG...

The tenth episode on DRESSAGE-international.com First up, Team USA’s drivers – in the form of Chester Weber, Misdee Wrigley-Miller and Allison Stroud – sat down with Philip to discuss their chances. With Monday being a non-competition day, Sienna took the chance to see the sights and...

Chez Philip: The WEG...

The ninth episode on DRESSAGE-international.com Germany’s golden girl, Sandra Auffarth, came into the studio to show off her two gold medals from the individual and team eventing. We had a visit from Fabien Grobon, the Director General of the organising committee for the FEI Alltech World...

Chez Philip: The WEG...

The eight episode on DRESSAGE-international.com Joanne and Hannah Eccles and Lucy Phillips, from the Great Britain vaulting team came to pay us a visit. Sienna reports from the cross country competition and Sasha Lawes-King, the Australian endurance rider, and her mother, Andrea, sat down with...

Chez Philip: The WEG...

The seventh episode on DRESSAGE-international.com Episode 7 of the Official talk show of the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games 2014. In this episode we had British reiners Jessica & Francesca Sternberg & Pedro Cebulka in the studio. As well a report from the Grand Prix Freestyle to...

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Dujardin takes gold in the Freestyle for a double ...

Great Britain’s Charlotte Dujardin and Valegro were the stars of the show once again today when collecting their second gold medal of the week in the Dressage Freestyle at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ in Normandy. The pair now hold the full complement of world Dressage titles, having already strutted to glory at Olympic, European and Reem Acra FEI World Cup™ level during their extraordinary three-year-career together. Mirroring Wednesday’s Grand Prix Special result, it was Germany’s Helen Langehanenberg who claimed silver with Damon Hill NRW, but this time around, the Netherlands’ Adelinde Cornelissen nudged...

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GP KUR Dujardin and ...

WEG Normandy Caen – Grand Prix Freestyle – 29 August 2014 Rank Horse Rider Nat. % K % E % H % C % M % B % F % Moy. 1. VALEGRO Charlotte DUJARDIN 89.500 (1.) 92.250 (1.) 92.750 (1.) 94.000 (1.) 93.375 (1.) 89.875 (1.) 93.375 (1.) 92.161 2. DAMON HILL NRW Helen...

Freestyle Day at the...

After a tense week of competition, the final day at the Hippodrome in La Prairie racecourse finishes with all five grades competing in the Freestyle tests with their dancing horses. Fifteen medals gleamed in the sun after the top riders from each grade battled it out for Freestyle...

Chez Philip: the WEG...

The sixth episode on DRESSAGE-international.com Episode six features European, Olympic and World Champion Charlotte Dujardin. Patrik Kittel and his wife Lyndal Oatley also paid us a visit, and Sienna was up at the crack of dawn to report from the Endurance competition – won by HH Sheikh...

Caen 2014: First Para-Equestrian team spots confir...

It was a dramatic day at the Para-Equestrian Dressage competition at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014 in Normandy (FRA) today, as a début rider took Grade II gold, and Great Britain, The Netherlands and Germany booked the first three team spots on offer for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games. The Netherlands’ Rixt van der Horst, at her first major international competition, defeated Great Britain’s Natasha Baker in the Grade II individual test. Riding Uniek, she scored 72.457% to Baker’s 71.429% on Cabral. Canada’s Lauren Barwick took the bronze, riding Off to Paris to score 70.914%. A tearful Van Der Horst told...

Christiansen Wins he...

Great Britain’s Sophie Christiansen once again reigns supreme in the Grade Ia Para Dressage competition in the Hippodrome at La Prairie racecourse in Caen. Sophie had an unexpected result in the Team Test on Tuesday, coming third, but pulled it out of the bag today to take the gold once...

Rixt van der Horst T...

It was a competition until the bitter end for the Grade II Individual Championship at the World Equestrian Games, where the form book was turned on it’s head and a new name has been crowned World champion for The Netherlands. Dutch rider Rixt van der Horst rode the test of her lifetime on...

Chez Philip: the Web...

The fifth episode on DRESSAGE-international.com Episode five features the USA dressage team, Danish dressage star Nathalie zu sayn Wittgenstein, and USA para-dressage star Sydney Collier with her beloved helper Journey – the only dog to be accredited at...