We all love springtime and turning our horses out on the green grass.
Described as gymnastics on horseback, Vaulting is a harmonious bond between horse and athlete that creates awe-inspiring acrobatic displays of skill and precision
INCREASES BLOOD CIRCULATION, SOFTENS MUSCLES AND RELEASES ENDORPHINS
Ludwig Wilken, that has been the rider of Capo Knight (owned by Susanne Tovek) for about a year has acquired Capo. Ludwig has competed this talented horse internationally and achieved great success. During our resent visit to Capo’s stable Ludwig’s mother explained about the special bond between Ludwig and Capo “Ludwig just loves this horse and they seem like soulmates”. So happy day’s! Congratulations to the combination that will be able to continue their successful partnership in the future.
It’s a dream come true for Mai Tofte Olesen and her Rustique to be participating at the FEI World Cup Finals Omaha 2017. Congratulations to the pairs fine performance last night – really impressive. Truly impressive is also the ‘entourage’, as she comments on it: “the smallest ever seen at an event like this” – … but it’s not quantity but quality that matters and the support from husband and son is not to be mistaken by Mai, we can’t wait to watch you in the Freestyle on Saturday.
Ingrid Klimke at the CHIO Aachen. DHL-PRIZE CROSS-COUNTRY COMPETITION will be happening tomorrow morning 10:00 AM CET. Join us at Dreamsports.tv to enjoy the spectacular live coverage will be from more than 32 cameras on the 4000 meters long course …
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During the Danish Championship at Broholm castle a few weeks ago, the Danish Equestrian Federation selected the danish team for Aachen CDIO5*. Atterupgaards Cassidy and I were among the four “lucky” one to represent Denmark in the Nations Cup.
Normally it would have been amazing to be selected for this huge competition, but according to the fact that the Olympic Games will begin just two weeks after Aachen, makes it very stressfull for both Cassidy and I. Usually when we come home from a big competition we spend like two weeks in the forrest, in the field and simply just relaxing and taking the time to restitute.
And maybe we will have all the time in the world after Aachen if we don’t perform well, but if the case is that we perform super good and stay on top of our game, then we should have a change to be selected for Rio De Janeiro.
So on one hand I’m super excited about Aachen, and everyone I know are telling me how great, big and amazing Aachen is to be a competitor at, but on the other hand I’m very concerned about Cassidy and his health. Before going to Aachen he was checked by our vet, and everything is completely perfect; blood tests and clinical tests were simply super. My vet secured me that Cassidy is in toptoptop shape and ready to perform.
That made me relax a little, and now I’m feeling more secure that we can do this together. So for now my focus in 100% on Aachen, and our performance at this huge competition. Yesterday I saw the masterlist, and booooy it’s a killer. The german A-team is represented and a lot of the best riders in the world are joining too. That kinda made my expectations drop a little, which is quite healthy I think. Now I can simply relax, keep focus on Cassidy and try to perform as good as we did on Broholm for the Danish Championships.
I’m super excited to arrive at the big competition ground, and of course to get started with everything.
You can follow Cathrine on dreamsports.tv Sunday morning for the Grand Prix Freestyle or on her blog
Photo: Cathrine Dufour
It’s has been quite a weekend for the British team at the CDI tournament this weekend at
Hartpury Festival of Dressage 2016 6. – 10. July 2016
Charlotte Dujardin and Valegro performed to their new Rio music at Hartpury Festival of Dressage in the Superflex CDI Grand Prix Freestyle. They scored 90.625% #readyforrio #equestriancommu watch the last day of competion at Hartpury Festival of Dressage or enjoy high lights of Britan’s best riders and their younger and upcoming horses.
To watch more highlights ie Carl Hester, Michael Eilberg + more: DreamSports.tv the Equestrian Channel
After sadly missing participation at the 2016 Europeans Championships due to a fever Nanna Merrald/Traneenggaards Akondo show their strength at Falsterbo Horse Show Dressage 2016 – First winning the U25 Grand Prix and then U25 Grand Prix Kür.
Watch the interview with Nanna about her performance by Ridehesten.com