Full Individual Results WEG Endurance

29 August 2014, Normandy, France ~ As the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games continues near Caan, France, the tents are coming down at the Sartilly endurance event, staged 28 August. Endurance Championship 2014 Individual Gold: (UAE) HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed al Maktoum and Yamamah (little dove) Silver: (NED) Marijke VISSER and Laiza De Jalima (Best…

Yamamah Makes It Gold for Sheikh Hamdan  

29 August, 2014, Sartilly, France ~ HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum (UAE) and the Austrailian-bred mare Yamamah, meaning little dove in Arabic, led from start to finish to win the individual gold medal at a challenging Endurance competition in Sartilly at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014. He takes over the world title…

Montashir Crowned Champion of Aseel International Cup in Germany

27 August 2014 Kassel, Germany ~ The  three-day Aseel International Purebred Arabian Horse Cup Germany 2014 held in Kassel, Germany, from August 22 to 24 has now been taken under the patronage of HH Sheikh Mansoor bin Zayed al Nahyan. The three day event included a Purebred Arabian horse show with the addition of demonstrations of the versatility…

WEG U.S. Endurance Riders Ready to Go After First Horse Inspection

27 August, 2014, Sartilly, France  ~ After today’s first horse inspection, U.S. Endurance horse-and-rider combinations are poised and ready for the start of the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games endurance race on August 28, 2014,. Setting out over the picturesque 100 mile (160km) track stretching from the Lucerne Forest to the bay of Mont-Saint-Michel…

Scouting Trail – Scenes from the WEG Endurance Competition

26 August 2014, Sartilly, France ~ “It probably will be very wet,” said USA Chef D’Equipe, Emmett Ross, of the Endurance Championship course for 28 August. Normandy has vibrant green grass due to an abundance of rain, and the week of the World Equestrian Games Endurance venue has been no exception. After the deluge on Monday,…

Ameretto Claims Third European Racing Award in Poland

24 August, 2014, Poland ~ Ameretto (Amer), ridden by M Manueddu, proved his brilliance as Europe’s Best Purebred Arabian Horse with a superb win in the 11th round of the Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan Cup Group-3 (PA) to claim the European Racing Award for the third time at the Służewiec Horse Race Track…

Ameretto Eyes European Races Award

August 24, 2014, Warsaw, Poland ~ Indian professional lady jockey Rupa Narpat Singh breaks new grounds as the leading rider faces the challenge of her sex in the 13th round of the 30,000 euro HH Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak Ladies World Championship (IFAHR), the penultimate leg of the series at the Służewiec Horse Race Track…

Let the Games begin!

23 August, 2014,  Caen, France- ~ A parade of athletes from the 74 participating nations, an incredible musical and hi-tech lightshow extravaganza featuring over 100 horses, the Garde Républicaine and giant Mexican waves entertained a sellout crowd of 21,000 for the Opening Ceremony of the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014 in Normandy at the D’Ornano…