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April 26, 2011

Shutterfly Makes World Cup Return With Michaels-Beerbaum

Germany’s Meredith Michaels-Beerbaum announced she will compete her 18-year-old gelding, Shutterfly, at the Rolex FEI World Cup Show Jumping Final in Leipzig, Germany. Michaels-Beerbaum previously entered two other mounts, Checkmate and Kismet, but recently confirmed that Shutterfly will take Kismet’s place.

April 25, 2011

Kirsten Coe Put In The Miles To Make Her First World Cup Final A Reality

Kirsten Coe never thought her life as a rider and trainer could involve so much math. But as the schedule of qualifying classes for the Rolex FEI World Cup Show Jumping Final neared its end, she was frantically tallying up points, trying to figure out if she had, indeed, succeeded in earning a spot in her first World Cup Final.

March 28, 2011

USEF Names Riders For Rolex FEI Show Jumping World Cup Final

U.S. Equestrian Federation officials have listed the 10 U.S. show jumpers who will head to Leipzig, Germany, for the Rolex FEI World Cup Final on April 27-May 1.

After 29 World Cup qualifying events throughout the 2010-2011 season, the following riders have qualified in this order in their respective leagues:


April 19, 2010

USEF Lodges Formal Protest Against Sapphire’s Disqualification

On Sunday, April 18, the U. S. Equestrian Federation lodged a formal protest against the disqualification of McLain Ward’s horse, Sapphire at the 2010 Rolex/FEI World Cup Final.

April 18, 2010

Marcus Ehning Gets His Third Rolex/FEI Show Jumping World Cup Victory In Geneva

No one was more surprised than Marcus Ehning to find himself on top of the podium in today’s Rolex/FEI World Cup Final in Geneva, Switzerland. He’d pretty much written off his chances after a conservative Round 1 left him 10th, but sheer will and a dash of luck boosted the German rider to his third World Cup title today, April 18.

Ehning finished just ahead of a tie for second between fellow countryman Ludger Beerbaum and the Swiss Pius Schwizer. Portugal’s Luciana Diniz finished fourth in her first individual championship just ahead of Dermott Lennon from Ireland.

April 17, 2010

Controversy Continues Over Sapphire's Disqualification at the Rolex/FEI World Cup Final

In an effort to explain the controversial decision to eliminate Sapphire from the Rolex/FEI Show Jumping World Cup Final, the Fédération Equestre Internationale held a press conference this afternoon, April 17, at the Palexpo Arena in Geneva, Switzerland.

A huge crowd that included journalists, riders, trainers and other curious equestrians packed in to hear why late last night the FEI decided to disqualify McLain Ward’s mount from Round 2 following a hypersensitivity test. 

April 17, 2010

Princess Haya Releases A Statement About Sapphire's Disqualification

On April 17, HRH Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein, the president of the Federation Equestre Internationale, released a statement concerning the disqualification of McLain Ward's Sapphire from the Rolex FEI World Cup Final.

April 17, 2010

Statement From USEF Show Jumping Team Veterinarian Tim Ober Regarding Sapphire’s Disqualification In The Rolex/FEI World Cup Final

In response to the disqualification of Sapphire, McLain Ward’s mount in the Rolex/FEI Show Jumping World Cup Final in Geneva, Switzerland, following a thermography and clinical exam yesterday April 16, the U.S.

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