Equestrian

Delaveau delights home crowd as he moves into top-four jumping final at World Equestrian Games

By Paul Osborne

Patrice Delaveau booked a spot in the top-four jumping competition tomorrow after a strong performance at Caen today ©Dirk Caremans/FEIPatrice Delaveau set the Stade D'Ornano alight today as the Frenchman booked a spot in the top-four jumping final at the World Equestrian Games in Caen.

France face disqualification from Rio 2016 eventing after horse fails test

By Gary Anderson

Qalao de Mers, ridden by Frenchman Maxime Livio has tested positive for a banned medical substance in Normandy and could miss out on Rio 2016 ©AFP/Getty ImagesThe French eventing team faces the prospect of being thrown out of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games after Qalao de Mers, ridden by Maxime Livio, tested positive for a banned medical substance at the World Equestrian Games in Normandy.

Historic day for France with gold and silver in men's individual vaulting contest at World Equestrian Games

By Paul Osborne

Jacques Ferrari took gold in the mens individual vaulting competition at the World Equestrian Games ©Marie de Ronde-Oudemans/FEIThe noisy French crowds were given reasons to cheer at the 2014 World Equestrian as Jacques Ferrari led a host nation one, two in the culmination of an electric men's individual vaulting competition at the Zenith Arena in Caen.

Princess Haya to be made Officer of the National Order of the Legion of Honour

By Paul Osborne

Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein is set to be made an Officer of the National Order of the Legion of Honour ©Getty ImagesPrincess Haya Bint Al Hussein, President of the International Equestrian Federation (FEI), is set to be made an Officer of the National Order of the Legion of Honour, the highest distinction awarded in France.

Independent Advisory Committee set up to oversee FEI Presidential process

By Nick Butler

An Independent Advisory Committee has been set up to preserve the integrity of the Presidential election process ©FEIAn Independent Advisory Committee has been set up by the International Equestrian Federation (FEI) Bureau in order, they claim, to preserve the integrity of the Presidential election process and to avoid any potential conflict of interest.

Netherlands claim second jumping title at World Equestrian Games as places for Rio 2016 decided

By Gary Anderson

The Netherlands have claimed a second world team jumping title with victory in Normandy ©AFP/Getty ImagesA superb clear round from Jur Vrieling on VDL Bubalu helped secure a second ever team jumping title for The Netherlands at the World Equestrian Games, which also saw five nations secure their places at the Rio 2016 Olympics.

Frenchman Delaveau moves clear in jumping as Irishman Allen loses lead at World Equestrian Games

By Gary Anderson

Patrice Delaveau leads the individual jumping competition on home soil in Normandy ©Getty ImagesFrance's Patrice Delaveau leads the standings after the first round of the jumping competition at the World Equestrian Games in Normandy after producing a flawless run on board Orient Express HDC as Irish teenager Bertram Allen lost his grip on the lead.

Irish teenager Allen opens World Equestrian Games jumping competition with win

By Emily Goddard

Bertram Allen steered mare Molly Malone V to win the opening speed leg of the jumping championships at the World Equestrian Games ©FEIIreland's 19-year-old jumping star Bertram Allen has won the opening speed leg of the discipline at the World Equestrian Games in Normandy.

FEI secretary general De Vos joins race for Presidency as final six candidates confirmed

By Gary Anderson

Ingmar De Vos (left) has designs on taking over the FEI Presidency from Princess Haya (second from left) ©Getty ImagesInternational Equestrian Federation (FEI) secretary general Ingmar De Vos has put himself forward as one of six final candidates in the running to replace Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein as President of the organisation, it was announced today. 
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