Endurance

Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum (UAE) and the outstanding mare Yamamah (meaning “little dove” in Arabic) led from the start to finish to win the individual gold medal .

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WEG Continues; Endurance, Para-Dressage Medalists Decided

August 28, 2014

The competition at the 2014 World Equestrian Games (WEG) with endurance, eventing, para-dressage, and reining.... Read More

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Costa Rican Endurance Horse Dies at World Equestrian Games

August 28, 2014

Dorado, an Arabian ridden by Claudia Romero Chacon, ran head-on into a tree early in the race and died instantly.... Read More

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'Minimalist' Endurance Saddle's Biomechanics Studied

June 21, 2014

The team found that it took the horse less time to finish a race in minimalist tack than in traditional tack.... Read More

FEI Director of Endurance Ian Williams addresses the session dedicated to the discipline during the 2014 FEI Sports Forum.

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Endurance Horse Welfare Initiatives Introduced

April 30, 2014

The Federation Equestre Internationale introduced steps designed to improve endurance equine welfare.... Read More

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Equine Body Type's Effect on Endurance Performance Studied

April 29, 2014

Researchers found that typical endurance-horse form and structure have little to do with racing success.... Read More

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10 Resources on Maintaining Performance Horse Health

April 24, 2014

Learn about management techniques and training protocols owners can use to give their horses the extra edge.... Read More

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AERC Presses for Horse Welfare Reforms

March 12, 2014

The American Endurance Ride Conference "condemns" abuses in international endurance riding competitions.... Read More

Meydan is an international supporter of equestrian sports, including endurance riding.

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Meydan Group Signs Sponsorship Agreement for 2014 WEG

February 26, 2014

The Meydan Group has become an official sponsor of the upcoming Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games 2014. ... Read More

Andrew Finding, chair of the Endurance Strategic Planning Group, addressed attendees at the endurance conference on Sunday, where broad consensus was reached on the way forward for the sport.

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FEI Receives Positive Response to Endurance Strategic Plan

February 12, 2014

A team of veterinary surgeons also held its own scientifically based review and shared its views.... Read More

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Could Stress Cause Gastric Ulcers in Performance Horses?

January 05, 2014

Researchers are studying the ill-defined syndrome of "stress" and its potential role in ulcer development.... Read More

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Rutgers Announces Seminar on Caring for the Equine Athlete

December 03, 2013

Lecture topics will include conditioning, saddle fitting, and hoof balance, among others.... Read More

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FEI Endurance Group Seeks National Federation Agreement

November 26, 2013

The Endurance Strategic Planning Group is seeking the federations' feedback on 37 proposed recommendations.... Read More

The Endurance Strategic Planning Group’s series of far-reaching recommendations and strategic plan for the sport for the next decade were well received by delegates.

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FEI Endurance Group Calls for Immediate, Sustainable Action

November 07, 2013

The group called for immediate, sustainable action to safeguard horses' welfare.... Read More

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New Jersey Trail Competition to Benefit New Bolton Center

September 21, 2013

The ride--a memorial to the Arabian mare, Taffeta Ribbons--will benefit the Penn Vet's New Bolton Center.... Read More

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FEI Endurance Strategic Planning Group Holds First Meeting

September 12, 2013

The group aims to help participants adhere to Clean Sport' standards and code of conduct for horse welfare.... Read More

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Medications Seized from Sheikh's Farm Overseas

September 11, 2013

Products unauthorized for use in the UK were seized from a farm housing the Maktoum family's endurance horses.... Read More

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2013 Kentucky Trail Summit Registration Now Open

August 11, 2013

Results from the 2012 Kentucky Equine Survey show that one in three horses are used for trail riding.... Read More

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Poll Recap: Ravishing Rides

August 06, 2013

Of the 942 voters, 399 (42%) said the most beautiful place they've ridden is in the mountains. ... Read More

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Poll Recap: Camping Out

July 23, 2013

Of the 472 voters, 147 (31%) said they look forward to horse camping every year.... Read More

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Toth and Take A Break Win Tevis Cup in Soaring Temperatures

July 22, 2013

High temperatures, which soared to over 100°F, played a role in the ride's 47% completion rate.... Read More

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Tevis Research Evaluates Horses' Blood Chloride Levels

July 16, 2013

Veterinarians are aiming to identify endurance horses in danger of metabolic failure during competition. ... Read More

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FEI Launches Global Safety Helmet Campaign

December 18, 2012

The move prefaces the implementation of a rule mandating the use of helmets while riding at FEI events.... Read More

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Assessing Elimination Rates of International Endurance Rides

November 22, 2012

Very little evidence-based information currently exists on reasons and rates of elimination from competition.... Read More

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Farrabba Wins 2012 Haggin Cup at Tevis

August 06, 2012

The 11-year-old Arabian gelding finished the 100-mile ride in fourth place.... Read More

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Husband and Wife Team Capture 2012 Tevis Cup

August 05, 2012

The pair completed the 100-mile ride in 14 hours, 50 minutes.... Read More