The FEI World Equestrian Games™ Tryon 2018 countdown is underway!

There’s no event quite like it! The FEI World Equestrian Games™ is the pinnacle of equestrian sport and today marks two months to go to the opening ceremony for Tryon 2018! With an anticipated 1,000 athletes, 1,500 horses and 500,000 spectators from more than 70 countries scheduled to attend, this edition will be one of…

Equestrian Driving boosted with allocation of five major events

Equestrian Driving, the sport that combines athletic horses, daredevil drivers and state-of-the-art carriages, has been given a valuable boost today with the allocation of five major events over the next three years. The showdown for the FEI Driving World Cup™ Final 2019, the culmination of tough global qualifiers broadcast on more than 40 television channels…

FEI Tribunal issues Final Decision In Victoria Goñi’s Ergonovine Case

The FEI Tribunal has issued its Final Decision in a case involving Ergonovine, a *Banned Substance under the FEI’s Equine Anti-Doping and Controlled Medication Regulations (EADCMRs). Uruguayan Endurance athlete Victoria Goñi (FEI ID 10042167) has been suspended for two years following the adverse analytical finding in samples taken from the horse El Mate (FEI ID…

Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup™ 2018: Irish On Song At Langley

5 posted a convincing victory in the Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup™ of Canada at Langley (CAN) today. In a five-country challenge they established their authority when holding the lead with just two faults on the scoreboard at the halfway stage, and then they wrapped it up in round two without having to call on…

Oliver Townend (GBR) Is New Number One in The FEI World Eventing Rankings

Oliver Townend (GBR) is eventing’s new world number one, taking over from longtime leader Michael Jung (GER). Jung, reigning Olympic champion, has held top spot since the middle of 2015, but he has now been replaced by 35-year-old Townend following his thrilling victory at the Lexington (USA) CCI4* last weekend. Townend (35) was briefly world…

FEI Takes Lead On Sustainable Equestrian Future

FEI Secretary General Sabrina Ibáñez led the way on equestrian sustainability at the IF Forum 2017, which brought together over 350 experts in sports, environmental and sustainability experts in the Olympic capital Lausanne (SUI). The FEI’s own sustainability strategy and green practices, and its wider commitment to conserve the environment, were highlighted on the first…