Olympic Equestrian Newswire

Olympic Equestrian Newswire

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  1. Queen's granddaughter Zara Tindall gives birth to baby girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Stuff.co.nz

    "Mrs Michael Tindall was safely delivered of a baby girl on 18th June, at Stroud Maternity Unit. Mr Tindall was present at the birth," the palace press release said on Tuesday.

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  2. All you need to know about the newest royal babyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | ITV

    The former royal rebel - who once had her tongue pierced as a teenager - is a champion equestrian rider who won a silver medal in the London 2012 Olympics with Team GB. And the new baby? The Tindalls' new daughter is the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh's seventh great-grandchild.

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  3. Queen's seventh great-grandchild, a girl, is born to Zara Tindall Source: Cox Media GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Fox 23

    Zara Phillips Tindall, the eldest granddaughter of Queen Elizabeth II, gave birth to her second baby, a girl, on Monday, giving Her Majesty her seventh great-grandchild, Buckingham Palace announced. "Mrs. Michael Tindall was safely delivered of a baby girl on 18th June, at Stroud Maternity Unit.

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  4. Why isn't Zara Phillips a Princess as she gives birth to second daughter with Mike Tindall?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Metro UK News

    And with Princess Anne's daughter being back in the news, royal fans are wondering - yet again - just why Zara, 37, isn't a Princess when her cousins Eugenie and Beatrice are, as well as Harry and William being Princes. But it's not just the world champion equestrian who is without royal rank - her older brother, Peter Phillips, 40, is too.

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  5. Defending world champion to miss this year's World Equestrian GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Horse and Hound

    World eventing champion Sandra Auffarth is likely to miss out on defending her title at this September's World Equestrian Games in Tryon, USA. The German rider and her 2014 WEG ride, Opgun Louvo, have been named in the "second group" of riders for this year's championship - effectively a reserve position as five riders have been listed in the "first group", which is the number required for the squad.

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  6. EQUESTRIAN: Price to the fore again in GermanyRead the original story

    Monday Jun 18 | This is Wiltshire

    MILDENHALL eventer Jonelle Price secured her own piece of history after winning her second consecutive CCI four-star event at the weekend. Price, who won Badminton Horse Trials last month, secured victory aboard Faerie Dianimo at Luhmuhlen in Germany to become the first female New Zealand rider to achieve back-to-back wins at top level.

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  7. Carl Hester: The opportunities at home equal the best in Europe *H&H Vip*Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | Horse and Hound

    As we have passed the 100-day countdown to the World Equestrian Games , Britain's team dressage prospects look healthy. If my counting is correct, there are approximately eight riders with promising horses who have scored over 70% internationally this year, which is impressive.

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  8. 93-acre Kildare stud farm offers scope for residential schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | Independent.ie

    A Kildare stud farm on 93 acres is expected to attract significant interest from the equestrian world, and from investors and developers when it goes for auction on July 5 next. A Kildare stud farm on 93 acres is expected to attract significant interest from the equestrian world, and from investors and developers when it goes for auction on July 5 next.

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  9. Lamaze, Fine Lady, claim Grand Prix win at Spruce Meadows tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 17 | The Daily Courier

    Canada's Eric Lamaze, from Schomberg, Ont., holds up his bronze medal after the equestrian individual jumping final at the 2016 Summer Olympics Friday, August 19, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Lamaze and Fine Lady won a $385,000 Grand Prix on Sunday at the Spruce Meadows Continental tournament.

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  10. Martin Storms To Luhmuhlen LeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | Chronicle of the Horse

    U.S. rider Boyd Martin took the lead after a phenomenal double-clear round in today's four-star cross-country. "It was a fantastic course, and my horse gave me the most amazing round today!" he said.

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  11. A Tie After Day 1 Of Dressage Has Martin On Top At Luhm hlenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | Chronicle of the Horse

    The last time Shamwari 4 cantered down centerline at a four-star was two years ago in Kentucky, but on the first day of dressage that the LuhmA1 4hlen CCI**** the German-bred Hanoverian proved he isn't ready to hang up his hat yet. With a score 27.4 penalties, "Shammy" and Boyd Martin are sitting in a tie for the lead with Great Britain's Kitty King and Ceylor L A N. "Shammie's feeling like a 6-year-old here at Luhmuehlen," said Martin.

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  12. The equestrian has been honoured for a career spanning more than three decadesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 8 | This is Bath

    Former world eventing champion and multiple Olympic medallist William Fox-Pitt has been awarded an MBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours list. Fox-Pitt, 49, who lives in Sturminster Newton, has been honoured for services to equestrianism for a career that has spanned more than three decades.

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  13. Think horse riding isn't physically demanding? Think again ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 6 | WICU12 Erie

    For former Olympic showjumping champions Steve Guerdat and Laura Kraut, fitness has become an integral part of their training regime. "I work out regularly, probably more four or five days of the week," Kraut, a 52-year-old American who won team gold at the 2008 Beijing Games, told CNN.

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  14. Olympic showjumper remains in intensive care after he falls during horse trialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 4 | Independent.ie

    Irish Olympic rider Jonty Evans remains in the neuro intensive care unit of Beaumont Hospital following a heavy fall on the final day of the Tattersalls International Horse Trials. Irish Olympic rider Jonty Evans remains in the neuro intensive care unit of Beaumont Hospital following a heavy fall on the final day of the Tattersalls International Horse Trials.

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  15. Olympic showjumper in intensive care after he falls during horse trialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 4 | Independent.ie

    Irish Olympic rider Jonty Evans remains in the neuro intensive care unit of Beaumont Hospital following a heavy fall on the final day of the Tattersalls International Horse Trials. Irish Olympic rider Jonty Evans remains in the neuro intensive care unit of Beaumont Hospital following a heavy fall on the final day of the Tattersalls International Horse Trials.

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  16. NetJets U.S. Show Jumping Team Clinches Berth In Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup FinalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 4 | Chronicle of the Horse

    The NetJets U.S. Show Jumping Team secured a spot in October's Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup Final with a challenging, yet persevering performance in the FEI Jumping Nations Cup Canada at the Langley Odlum Brown BC Open on Sunday. Under the guidance of Chef d'Equipe Robert Ridland, the U.S. team of Kent Farrington, Jamie Barge, Lucy Deslauriers, and Richard Spooner placed fourth with 34 faults.

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  17. Irish Olympian Jonty Evans in intensive care after fall on the final...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 4 | Independent.ie

    Top Irish rider, Jonty Evans , was rushed to hospital yesterday evening following a heavy fall from his Rio Olympic ride, Cooley Rorkes Drift, on the final day of the Tattersalls International Horse Trials in Ratoath, Co Meath. Top Irish rider, Jonty Evans , was rushed to hospital yesterday evening following a heavy fall from his Rio Olympic ride, Cooley Rorkes Drift, on the final day of the Tattersalls International Horse Trials in Ratoath, Co Meath.

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  18. Black Ferns captain Fiao'o Fa'amausili made Officer of The NZ Order of MeritRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 3 | The New Zealand Herald

    New Zealand women's rugby captain Fiao'o Fa'amausili has been named on the Queen's Birthday Honours list for services to rugby. Fa'amausili is regarded as one of the world's best hookers and has skippered the Black Ferns since 2012, leading the side to victory at last year's World Cup.

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  19. Andrew Nicholson awarded ONZM for services to equestrianRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 3 | Stuff.co.nz

    But it's also something of the past for the distinguished eventing rider, who was made an Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit for services to equestrian sport in the Queen's Birthday 2018 Honours List. The English-based horseman has represented New Zealand for more than 30 years, but didn't compete at the 2016 Rio Olympics after pulling out of Equestrian New Zealand's high performance squad.

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  20. Tattersalls International Horse Trials underway this week with some of equestrian's biggest namesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 29 | Independent.ie

    The Tattersalls International Horse Trials begin on Wednesday 30th May, and some of the leading names from the world of equestrian will be on show at the event in Ratoath, County Meath. The Tattersalls International Horse Trials begin on Wednesday 30th May, and some of the leading names from the world of equestrian will be on show at the event in Ratoath, County Meath.

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