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The Super Six Year Olds

This week the eyes of the eventing world turn to the most exciting youngsters in the sport as we prepare for the World Young Horse Breeding Championships at Le Lion d’Angers. To get everyone in the mood, Michael Jung has just produced a record finishing score of 22.8 on his six year old Choclat. His wonder horse La Biosthetique Sam …

Michael Jung Sets World Record Finishing Score

Big news today out of Strzegom! Michael Jung won the CCI1* on the 6-year-old Hanoverian Choclat, finishing on their dressage score of 22.8 to set a new world record. That bests Bettina Hoy and Seigneur Medicott’s winning score of 24.2 in the Luhmühlen CIC2* in 2016 to become the mark to beat. Germany now holds seven of the best 10 …

Dressage Face-off: Seigneur Medicott vs. Louis M

Louis M’s record of 20 consecutive sub-40 dressage scores has been tied! Seigneur Medicott scored 32.1 today in the Montelibretti CCI1* with his new rider, Fouaad Mirza of India, to mark his 20th consecutive sub-40 dressage score. Louis M’s sub-40 streak came to an end at the Virginia CCI1* in 2016, so Seigneur Medicott now has the opportunity to set a new EquiRatings record …

All Eyes on Fair Hill International

There is a big weekend ahead in America as Fair Hill International hosts the USEF National CCI3* and CCI2* Championships in Elkton, Maryland, site of the newly proposed CCI4*. It is one of the final opportunities to qualify for the 2018 World Equestrian Games on U.S. soil this year. All the big names will be there. In the past decade …

10 Things to Take Away from Boekelo 2017

1. The two most nail-biting show jumping rounds I can remember both involved Tim Price. The first was the crushing disappointment at Kentucky in 2015 on Wesko. A pole down cost him $56,000 and gave ficherRocanna her first four star. The Dutch are madly enthusiastic about sport generally, but when they haven’t ever had a winner of their home event …

10 Numbers You Need to Know from Boekelo

The world’s biggest CCI3* is underway at Military Boekelo CCIO3*! You can watch the English live stream with EquiRatings statistics on the Boekelo website, and read on for 10 numbers you need to know.