‘One of the greats’: Olympic dressage ‘icon’ dies aged 83

Olympic dressage rider Eva-Maria Pracht dies
CANADA – AUGUST 09: Mother knows best: Eva-Maria Pracht beat her daughter Martina to a spot on the Canadian Olympic dressage team. Pracht; shown above on Emirage; knows what it’s like. Her father; a six-time Olympic medalist; once did exactly the same thing to her. (Photo by Richard Lautens/Toronto Star via Getty Images)

“We were extremely fortunate to have known her and worked with her. She was always positive, encouraging and honest and it was inspiring to learn from someone with her wealth of knowledge”

Pace picked up on Tokyo plans and preparations *H&H Plus*

As work goes on to ensure a Covid-safe Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics will run next year, British equestrianism also has its funding for the Paris Games confirmed. H&H finds out more and reports on the 2024 Games’ quotas

The equestrian park built for the Tokyo Olympics is now complete.

WORK is ongoing to manage the equestrian logistics within new Covid safety measures for Tokyo. Joint guidelines have been issued by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and Tokyo organisers to minimise numbers in the athlete village. These include limiting athletes’ time in the village to no more than five days ahead of their event and […]