Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games 2010

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Win WEG Tickets From Pennfield Equine Feed Technologies

July 31, 2010

Beginning this Monday, July 12, Pennfield Equine Feed Technologies will launch a weekly contest to give away pairs of tickets to the 2010 Alltech World Equestrian Games in Lexington, Kentucky. Entrants will need to correctly answer seven questi... Read More

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WEG: Kentucky State Vet's Office Safeguards Equine Athletes at Games

July 28, 2010

The Kentucky state veterinarian's office has the yeoman's responsibility to regulate and manage the importation of an estimated 800 horses representing 62 countries that are scheduled to participate in the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestr... Read More

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WEG: USEF Announces Nominated List for Para-Equestrian Dressage

July 22, 2010

The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) has named 15 horse/rider combinations to the nominated entry for Para-Equestrian Dressage for the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games (WEG). From this group, 10 horse/rider combinations... Read More

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Shoeing the Performance Horse

July 21, 2010

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WEG: USEF Names Final Short List for U.S. Eventing Team

July 20, 2010

The USEF has added the following horse/rider combinations to the Short List for the 2010 Land Rover US Eventing Team to represent the United States at the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games in Lexington, Ky. The Short List/Nomin... Read More

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Four More Mustangs Die After Nevada Roundup

July 16, 2010

The number of mustangs either found dead or euthanized due to complications from water starvation/dehydration or subsequent water intoxication after being relocated from their ranges to Bureau of Land Management (BLM) temporary holding faciliti... Read More

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FEI Athletes Receive Anti-Doping Regulation Training

July 16, 2010

With the adoption of the new Equine Anti-Doping and Controlled Medication Regulations (EADCMR), effective since April 2010, the Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI) has reinforced the concept of the Person Responsible in dopin... Read More

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WEG Trophies Revealed

July 15, 2010

The beauty of the horse and the spirit of the Bluegrass will be showcased in the unveiling of the trophies and medals to be presented to the world champions of the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games.

Lexington-based luxury gift store... Read More

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WEG Organizers Lower Ticket Prices

July 14, 2010

The hottest ticket in town just got hotter. Ticket prices for the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games (WEG), to be held Sept. 25 - Oct. 10 in Lexington, Ky., have been temporarily lowered in an effort to boost sales, according to Kentucky.com.... Read More

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WEG: USEF Announces Nominated List for Four-In-Hand Driving

July 13, 2010

The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) has named the following drivers to the Nominated Entry for the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games. From this group the Definite Entry (Team and Individuals) will be named to represent the Unit... Read More

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Morrissey Disqualified, Ground Jury Reprimanded in Excessive Whipping Incident

July 12, 2010

Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games (WEG) show jumping horse candidate Crelido, ridden by Michael Morrissey (USA), was abused during a WEG-qualifying event when he was "excessively whipped," and Morrissey has hence been disqualified, a... Read More

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WEG: Reiners Selected for Team USA

July 12, 2010

Team USA was set July 10 during the Adequan/USEF Open Reining Championships at the AQHA Battle in the Saddle in Oklahoma City, OK. The competition was also the selection trial for the United States Reining Team for the 2010 Alltech FEI World Eq... Read More

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Commentary: World Equestrian Games is Just The Beginning

July 07, 2010

The eyes of the international horse community will be on Kentucky in a few months, watching and awaiting the results of the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games (WEG). On one day, for example, NBC reportedly plans to broadcast live from the ... Read More

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WEG: Culver Academies to Perform in Opening Ceremonies

July 07, 2010

Culver Academies, known for their historic Black Horse Troop and Equestriennes horsemanship units, will bring their traditions to the World Equestrian Games Opening Ceremonies on Sept. 25.

"I am very excited Culver has been chos... Read More

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WEG Regional U.S. Endurance Team Selection Trials Held

July 05, 2010

The quality and depth of the horses and riders vying for the five coveted spots on the United States endurance team for the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games were made apparent after three regional selection trials held June 20-28. "... Read More

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World Equestrian Games Overview

July 01, 2010

For the first time in history, the United States is hosting the 16-day World Equestrian Games starting Sept. 25, including championships for the disciplines of eventing, jumping, dressage, para dressage, driving, endurance, reining, and vaulting.... Read More

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Alltech Appoints Duren As Official Nutritionist

June 25, 2010

Alltech, a global leader in animal health and nutrition and the title sponsor of the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games 2010, has named Stephen Duren, MS, PhD, the company's official nutritionist. Duren, owner of Performance Horse Nutrition, LLC,... Read More

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WEG Spectator Parking, Transportation Options Set

June 24, 2010

Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games spectators will have a variety of parking and transportation options, including hotel shuttles and on-site parking, for the 16 days of the event. With the recent availability of property adjacent to... Read More

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Anky: Salinero Won't Compete in WEG Dressage, Still Mending

June 23, 2010

Two-time Olympic gold medalist dressage mount Salinero will not be competing at the 2010 Alltech World Equestrian Games due to ongoing complications from having injured his withers, according to his owner, trainer, and rider Anky van Grunsven o... Read More

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Kentucky Horse Park's Nicholson Receives Equine Industry Vision Award

June 18, 2010

Kentucky Horse Park Executive Director John Nicholson is the recipient of the ninth annual Equine Industry Vision Award. Pfizer Animal Health, a world leader in discovering and developing innovative animal prescription medicines and ... Read More

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WEG Horse Feed Plan Emphasizes Consistency

June 17, 2010

With approximately 700 horses from dozens of countries anticipated for the upcoming Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games (WEG), feed management represents a vital part of the plan to ensure these elite athletes maintain optimal health and welfare...... Read More

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Live Video Stream of 100-Day Countdown Commemoration Available at TheHorse.com

June 17, 2010

Today Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games is commemorating 100 days to the opening ceremonies with a celebration in downtown Lexington, Ky., and live video will be available below.... Read More