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Olympic riders among top names to campaign against endurance scandalsAn online petition demanding the FEI removes the December 2016 world endurance
Olympic riders among top names to campaign against endurance scandals
Horse and Hound / Posted yesterday
An online petition demanding the FEI removes the December 2016 world endurance championship from Dubai reached 4,000 signatures over night (Tuesday 9 – Wednesday 10 February). It has also attracted high-profile support from outside endurance, with... Read more
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6 top equestrian familiesThe daughter of Mary King, who’s competed in six Olympic games and won Burghley
6 top equestrian families
Horse and Hound / Posted 2 days ago
The daughter of Mary King, who’s competed in six Olympic games and won Burghley, Badminton and Kentucky, Emily had some pretty big (horse)shoes to fill when she decided to pursue an eventing career, but she’s doing pretty well so far. Now aged 20,... Read more
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Burns Night: 10 reasons why equestrians love Scotland so muchThe people of Peebles in the Scottish Borders are lucky to claim showjumper Sco
Burns Night: 10 reasons why equestrians love Scotland so much
Horse and Hound / Posted 17 days ago
The people of Peebles in the Scottish Borders are lucky to claim showjumper Scott Brash as one of their own. The 30-year-old made history in September when he became the first rider to win the Rolex Grand Slam of showjumping with Hello Sanctos. He... Read more
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Careers week: 6 equestrian jobs that don't involve mucking out1. Photography What to expect: photography can be incredibly varied, from visi
Careers week: 6 equestrian jobs that don't involve mucking out
Horse and Hound / Posted 18 days ago
1. Photography What to expect: photography can be incredibly varied, from visiting shows and events to engaging in privately commissioned shoots. Are you right for the job? “If you wish to excel as a photographer, a great deal of motivation,... Read more
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German Equestrian Federation enforces 'good riding' ruleThe horse world is continuing to clamp down on riding styles and training techn
German Equestrian Federation enforces 'good riding' rule
Horse and Hound / Posted 18 days ago
The horse world is continuing to clamp down on riding styles and training techniques in order to promote a positive public view of the sport. Last month the board of directors of the German Equestrian Federation decided to implement a new rule based... Read more
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Emile Faurie Foundation pupil to star on CBBCA teenager whose life has been changed by learning to ride has caught the atten
Emile Faurie Foundation pupil to star on CBBC
Horse and Hound / Posted 22 days ago
A teenager whose life has been changed by learning to ride has caught the attention of the CBBC producers. The edition, to be broadcast on 24 February at 5.10pm, follows Kai Packer, a pupil who was introduced to horses by the Emile Faurie... Read more
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Spotlight falls on whips in racing: should they be banned? H&H investigatesThe spotlight has fallen once again on the use of the whip in racing — and the
Spotlight falls on whips in racing: should they be banned? H&H investigates
Horse and Hound / Posted 23 days ago
The spotlight has fallen once again on the use of the whip in racing — and the need for equestrian sport in general to promote the best possible image to the public — following recent high profile whip bans. Cue Card’s thrilling King George VI Chase... Read more
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'Most wonderful' Hanoverian wins H&H's outstanding mare awardThe broodmare Seven Percent was the recipient of the Horse & Hound outstanding
'Most wonderful' Hanoverian wins H&H's outstanding mare award
Horse and Hound / Posted 24 days ago
The broodmare Seven Percent was the recipient of the Horse & Hound outstanding mare award at this year’s British Horse Foundation’s breeders’ awards dinner in London (16 January). Suzy Mainprice’s 21-year-old performance-tested Hanoverian mare by... Read more

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