- Simon Delestre announces retirement of Hermès RyanJuly 5, 2022
At the age of 17, Hermès Ryan will be retired from the sport, Simon Delestre announced today.
- Martin Fuchs stays on top of the Longines RankingJuly 5, 2022
The top three riders on the Longines Ranking stay the same as last month, with Switzerland's Martin Fuchs leading the way on 3206 points.
- Germany announces long-list for the 2022 FEI Jumping World ChampionshipJuly 5, 2022
The German Equestrian Federation has announced their long-list for the 2022 FEI Jumping World Championship in Herning, Denmark, which takes place from 6–14 […]
- The Dutch long-list for the 2022 FEI Jumping World Championship announcedJuly 5, 2022
The Dutch Equestrian Federation (KNHS) has announced their long-list for the 2022 FEI Jumping World Championship in Herning, Denmark, which takes place from […]
- Thank you Fit For Fun 13!July 5, 2022
On Sunday, the curtains closed for the wonderful Fit For Fun 13 at CHIO Aachen.
- FEI publishes final part of EHV-1 Report on 2021 outbreak in mainland EuropeJuly 4, 2022
Last week, the FEI published the third and final part of the report into the 2021 outbreak of the neurological form of Equine Herpes Virus (EHV-1) in mainland […]
- British Equestrian announces nominated entries for 2022 FEI Jumping World ChampionshipJuly 4, 2022
British Equestrian and British Showjumping have today announced fourteen horse-and-rider combinations that will form their list of nominated entries ahead of […]
- Farewell to Couleur Rubin OLDJune 28, 2022
At the age of 26, Couleur Rubin OLD (Cordalmé Z x Grannus) has passed away.
- The Longines FEI Jumping World Cup™ Final 2025 to Basel, 2026 to Fort WorthJune 22, 2022
During its two-day in-person meeting taking place at the FEI Headquarters on 21 and 22 June, the FEI Board allocated major FEI Finals and Championships.
- Eric Lamaze’s Chacco Kid retired from competitionJune 21, 2022
Eric Lamaze has announced the retirement of the 16-year-old Oldenburg gelding Chacco Kid (Chacco Blue x Come On).
- DPS Revere to Marcus EhningJune 21, 2022
The 9-year-old DPS Revere (Hermes de Reve x Cento) has been acquired by Elm Rock BV, and will in the future be seen under Marcus Ehning.
- FEI Board approves updated Horse Health RequirementsJune 21, 2022
Among the first crucial decisions taken by the Board were the updates to the sanction system for non-fulfilment of the Horse Health Requirements.
- The Dutch Equestrian Federation suspends Bart Bles after positive doping testJune 20, 2022
The Dutch Equestrian Federation (KNHS) has announced that Bart Bles, currently ranked 74 in the world, has been suspended after returning a positive doping […]
- Canadian showjumping team announced for 2022 FEI World Championships in HerningJune 20, 2022
Equestrian Canada has announced the showjumping team selections for the 2022 FEI World Championships in Herning, Denmark.
- Monaco new no. one on the WBFSH Breeders Ranking for 2022June 17, 2022
Harrie Smolders' top horse Monaco, bred by Ralf Leutja, is the new no. one on the WBFSH Breeders Ranking for 2022.
- Kevin Babington Foundation calls for donations after severe accident for Kim PrinceJune 15, 2022
The Kevin Babington Foundation is calling for donations to help American rider Kim Prince, who last week had a severe accident at the Upperville Horse Show.
- Queensland E to Lillie KeenanJune 14, 2022
Lillie Keenan has acquired the 13-year-old Zangersheide gelding Queensland E from Dani G Waldman.
- Beth Underhill: “You have to play the cards you’re dealt and do the best you can”June 7, 2022
“There are life lessons in this sport every day,” Beth Underhill tells, as we talk with the 59-year-old who has put herself back on the map for Canadian […]
- Louise Persson: “Some grooms have maybe lost their why; why are we actually doing what we do?”May 31, 2022
From a groom’s point of view, Louise talks to WoSJ about the current issues in the industry and how self-care can contribute to a more sustainable career.
- Hunter Holloway: “I know my horses like the back of my hand, and I always rely on my relationship with them”May 27, 2022
WoSJ sat down with 25-year-old Hunter Holloway to learn more about her deep connection with horses, her path to become a professional rider, as well as her […]
- That Special Bond – with Philippe Le Jeune: “Vigo was like no one else”May 24, 2022
In our series That Special Bond, 2010 World Champion Philippe Le Jeune looks back at his career and the incredible horses that have been part of it.
- GoPro – part eighteen: Tips & tricks on preparing for a long tripMay 17, 2022
With our GoPro-series being such a big hit, WoSJ asked some of the sport’s top grooms to continue to share their knowledge so here are their tips and tricks […]
- Cian O’Connor invests in the future: “The fire is still burning inside me for the top sport”May 4, 2022
Cian O’Connor is fresh back from the Winter Equestrian Festival in Wellington and has in recent weeks been making waves by adding some exciting new horses to […]
- From youngster to international Grand Prix horse: Catch Me Not S – “To feel how fantastic he is, you have to sit on him”May 3, 2022
It was not many that believed in Catch Me Not S as a youngster, but his owner Ebba Berglöf proved them all wrong with her never-ending faith in the grey […]
- Harry Charles and Jack Whitaker – on friendship, family and reversed rolesApril 27, 2022
To WoSJ, Harry and Jack speak about their unique friendship, how the roles within their families have started to reverse and how the Royal Windsor Horse Show […]
- FEI President Ingmar De Vos: “We need to redefine the role of the horse in society”April 19, 2022
At the Longines FEI Jumping World Cup™ Final 2022, WoSJ was invited to join a round table interview session with FEI President Ingmar De Vos and FEI […]
- From youngster to international Grand Prix horse: MonacoApril 16, 2022
To learn more about Monaco, WoSJ spoke to his rider Harrie Smolders, Dimme D’Haese who helped producing the gelding, as well as Alessandro Mingoli who […]
- L'Amazing: A photo tribute to Eric Lamaze's epic careerApril 13, 2022
With contributions from several of our photography colleagues and friends from across the world, we celebrate Eric Lamaze’s incredible career.
- The importance of a good home rider – with Angelica Augustsson ZanotelliApril 4, 2022
“For me, the horses are always the number one priority – and that type of person, who shares this mentality, can be difficult to find,” Angelica […]
- The importance of a good home rider – with Olivier PhilippaertsMarch 30, 2022
"Home riders have to do the work at home as if they were going to the show themselves; they have to enjoy seeing the horses develop," Olivier Philippaerts says.
- The importance of a good home rider – with Darragh KennyMarch 29, 2022
"We need someone that can keep our horses happy and motivated when we are not there," Darragh Kenny says when speaking about which qualities he looks for in a […]
- That Special Bond – with Jacqueline Schröder: “H&M Legend of Love taught me to be patient and to give horses their space when they need it”March 23, 2022
In our series ‘That Special Bond’, we speak with grooms and riders about the horses that have made a difference in their lives. This time we hear from […]
- New chapter for Heidi Mulari after 17 years with Steve GuerdatMarch 22, 2022
After 22 years as a groom in the middle of Europe, 17 of them with Olympic Champion and former world no. one Steve Guerdat, Heidi Mulari is moving back to her […]
- Angelica Augustsson Zanotelli: “To move up a level, you need to go out of your comfort zone, even if it might make you nervous”March 15, 2022
Angelica is a firm believer in setting goals and pursuing them, and having a family with her Brazilian husband Marlon Modolo Zanotelli was never going to stop […]
- Thank you Clinta!December 7, 2021
With this photo special we look back at some of the magic moments in Clinta’s career, as we wish her a happy retirement!
- Thank you Rob!November 29, 2021
After sixteen hugely successful years as Dutch Chef d’Equipe, we pay tribute to Rob Ehrens – one of the most charismatic, friendly and including team […]
- Thank you Cento Lano!November 23, 2021
With this photo special, we wish Cento Lano a happy retirement.
- Thank you Chaqui Z!November 19, 2021
With this photo special, we wish Chaqui Z a happy retirement!
- Thank you Catwalk IV!November 15, 2021
With this photo special, we wish Robert Whitaker's Catwalk IV a happy retirement!
- Thank you Sangria du Coty!October 27, 2021
With this photo special, we wish Sangria du Coty a happy retirement!
- Thank you Cornado NRW!August 25, 2021
With this photo special we celebrate the stunning grey stallion's incredible career, as we wish him a happy retirement.
- Thank you Lizziemary!August 20, 2021
With this photo special, we wish Lizziemary a happy retirement!
- Thank you Albführen's Bianca!June 28, 2021
With this photo special, we look back at Bianca's incredible career with Steve Guerdat.
- Thank you Toveks Mary Lou!June 22, 2021
With this photo special, we look back at Mary Lou's incredible career and wish her a happy retirement!
- Thank you Garfield de Tiji des Templiers!June 9, 2021
With this photo special, we wish Garfield de Tiji des Templiers a happy retirement!
- Thank you Espoir!April 29, 2021
With this photo special, we wish Espoir a happy retirement!
- Thank you Rahotep de Toscane!April 14, 2021
With this photo special, we wish Rahotep de Toscane a happy retirement!
- At home with: Cian O’Connor at Karlswood StablesApril 12, 2021
Tour Cian O'Connor's stunning Karlswood Stables in County Meath, Ireland, where the Irish rider has left no stone unturned in his quest to create a Centre of […]