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In Memoriam: FEI pays tribute to former Belgian Federation President Jacky Buchmann, 1932-2018 24 May 2018

Jacky Buchmann, Honorary President of the Belgian Equestrian Federation, passed away this morning at the age of 86.Born on 5 March 1932 in Kapellen (BEL), Jacky Buchmann was elected President of the Belgian Equestrian Federation in 1990, a position he occupied until 12 March of this year. He was suc....

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Brazilians triumph over Europe’s elite in hard-fought battle at La Baule 20 May 2018

by Louise Parkes It took nerves of steel for anchorman Pedro Veniss (35) to clinch the honours for Brazil at the Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup™ of France in La Baule (FRA) today. In a contest that came right down to the very last ride of the afternoon he had absolutely no room for erro....

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Equestrian election fever: FEI President stands unopposed for re-election and over 50 athletes target eight sport posts 8 May 2018

Ingmar De Vos, who was elected as President of equestrian sport’s global governing body, the Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI) in 2014, is the sole candidate for this year’s Presidential election, which takes place at the FEI General Assembly in Bahrain’s capital Manama on....

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The Flying Dutchman: Olympian Harrie Smolders debuts as the Longines world number one 4 May 2018

Dutch Olympian Harrie Smolders has secured the number one spot of the Longines World Ranking for the first time in his career, taking the reins from Olympic silver medallist Kent Farrington (USA) who held the position since May 2017.Smolders, who turns 38 next week and made his Olympic debut at the ....

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Oliver Townend (GBR) is Eventing's new world number one! 2 May 2018

Oliver Townend (GBR) is Eventing's new world number one, taking over from longtime leader Michael Jung (GER).Jung, the reigning Olympic champion, has held top spot since the middle of 2015, but he has now been replaced by 35-year-old Townend following the British athlete's thrilling victory ....

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Swiss sweep to victory at opening leg of Europe Division 1 series in Šamorín 29 Apr 2018

by Louise Parkes Switzerland secured a definitive victory in the Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup™ of Slovakia in Šamorín today. With seven nations chasing points at this first leg of the 2018 Europe Division 1 qualifying series it was a hotly-contested affair, and the eventual winners ....

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Prohibited substance cases under FEI anti-doping rules 24 Apr 2018

The FEI has announced the provisional suspension of a Trainer as an Additional Person Responsible in the case involving the horse Sohair de Bruyere:Horse: Sohair Des Bruyere (FEI ID 104VK62/QAT)Person Responsible: Elizaveta Minina (FEI ID 10140497/RUS)Date of notification: 5 March 2018Additional Per....

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More Millar magic helps clinch second Canadian success 23 Apr 2018

by Louise Parkes In a case of “like father, like son”, Jonathon Millar (43) helped seal victory for Team Canada with a foot-perfect performance at the Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup™ of Mexico in Coapexpan today. His legendary father, Ian (71), produced a pivotal double-clea....

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Madden clinches her second title in a cliffhanger 15 Apr 2018

by Louise Parkes America’s Beezie Madden (54) held on to win the Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping 2018 title in Paris (FRA) today, but she didn’t do it the easy way. In a cliffhanger of a second round she faulted for the first time over three tough days of jumping when last to ....

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Werth reigns supreme to become a four-time champion 14 Apr 2018

by Louise Parkes In a dramatic conclusion to an extraordinary battle between two mighty forces, Germany’s Isabell Werth posted a back-to-back victory at the FEI World Cup™ Dressage Final 2018 in Paris, France today.  America’s Laura Graves and Verdades put all the pr....

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