Dono Di Maggio OLD: ‘I remember thinking that it was the best feeling I had ever had from a horse’ *H&H Plus*

This gentle giant may love a nap, but he is in the form of his life, discovers Polly Bryan

Need to know Dono Di Maggio OLD Age: 14 Breeding: Dimaggio x Santander H Studbook: Oldenburg Rider: Emile Faurie Breeder: Gabriele Heinisch Owners: Theodora Livanos and Emile Faurie Greatest achievements: first grand prix and grand prix special at Aachen CDI3* 2018; third grand prix and second grand prix special at Fritzens CDI4* 2018; team bronze […]

Lottie Fry strengthens her Olympic hopes at Compiègne CDIO5* *H&H Plus*

Lottie Fry finishes best of the British contingent at Compiègne CDIO5*, with two horses shaping up as serious Olympic prospects…

Lottie Fry riding Everdale at Compiegne CDI

Lottie Fry has strengthened her bid for a place on Britain’s Tokyo Olympic dressage team with her performance at Compiègne CDIO5*, France. In 2019, Lottie made her Nations Cup team debut at this show as the rookie of the British team; this year she returned to produce the best results of the British contingent. Riding […]

Domino does the job for Anna Ross at Hickstead: ‘There’s loads more in the tank’ *H&H Plus*

British-bred mares prove that breeding is no barrier to competing successfully, while another small tour winner flourishes in a new role at the ICE Horseboxes All England Dressage Festival Premier League, Hickstead, West Sussex

FIVE years after her last high profile grand prix victory, Anna Ross triumphed here with the exciting prospect Newton Domino (pictured. Anna and the British-bred De Niro x Rubinstein mare “Dotty” produced an attractive, mistake-free test to score a grand prix personal best of 70.54%, pipping Fiona Bigwood and Fame XX to the top spot […]

‘I just took it on’: the riders who made their championship debut at an Olympic Games *H&H Plus*

Making a team debut at an Olympics? No problem. Polly Bryan speaks to riders whose first championship experience has been on the biggest stage of all

Tokyo Olympic Games equestrian schedule

THE Olympics are widely hailed as being unlike any other championship. The pinnacle of sport, and the coming together of athletes from all walks of life – riders across the disciplines spend their lives dreaming of representing their country on the biggest sporting stage of all. For those select few who do make it, the […]