Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games 2010

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UK Horticulture Helps WEG Bloom

October 17, 2010

When the budget for the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games was cut in July, one area that took a hit was funding for decorative plants and ornamentals. The University of Kentucky College of Agriculture Department of Horticulture stepped up to help by... Read More

Gero Meyer from Germany shows a handstand during the compulsory test in Individual Vaulting at the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games.

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WEG Wrap-Up

October 15, 2010

A photographic wrap-up of the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games held in Lexington, Ky.... Read More

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WEG: All Horses Tested Negative for Prohibited Substances

October 15, 2010

The Federation Equestre Internationale (FEI) announced Oct. 15 that all blood and urine samples taken from horses competing at the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games were negative for all prohibited substances. ... Read More

A volunteer checks a horse's pulse with a stopwatch after the team completed the Driving Marathon during the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games.

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WEG Combined Driving

October 13, 2010

Images from the Combined Driving World Championships at the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games.... Read More

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FEI Announces Automatic Qualifiers for 2012 London Olympics

October 13, 2010

Following the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games, the Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI) has announced that the following teams have qualified to compete in the 2012 London Olympics (Great Britain, as the host country, ... Read More

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WEG: Eccles And Looser Score Individual Medals in World Vaulting Championships

October 10, 2010

Joanne Eccles gave Great Britain its first-ever World Equestrian Games medal in vaulting, as she won gold in the female individual division of the Vaulting World Championships, held as part of the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games. Patric... Read More

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WEG: Exell Stays On Top With Fast Marathon In Driving World Championships

October 10, 2010

Australia's Boyd Exell drove Saturday's third-fastest marathon to maintain the lead he took in the first phase of Driving World Championships at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games. Second-placed Ijsbrand Chardon has put the Dutch team... Read More

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WEG: Le Jeune Rides To Gold In Show Jumping World Championships

October 10, 2010

After five days of competition, six different courses, and a total of 115 jumps, Belgium's Philippe Le Jeune took home the gold medal in the Show Jumping World Championships, presented by Rolex, at the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Game... Read More

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WEG: Wentz and Hart Represent U.S. in Para-Equestrian Dressage Freestyles

October 10, 2010

The second day of freestyle competition for the FEI World Para Dressage Championships got under way early Saturday morning (Oct. 9) with the Grade II and Grade Ib riders. Two riders from the Kentucky Equine Research U.S. Para-E... Read More

Khaled Al Eid and Presley Boy of Saudi Arabia soar over an Alltech-themed fence.

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WEG World Jumping Championship, Round 2

October 09, 2010

Images from around the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games, including round 2 of the Show Jumping. ... Read More

Germany celebrates their gold medals in the Team Show Jumping competition at the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games. (Left to right are Carsten-Otto Nagel, Meredith Michaels-Beerbaum, Marcus Ehning, and Janne-Friederike Meyer)

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WEG Show Jumping

October 08, 2010

Images from the Show Jumping World Championships during the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games.... Read More

Kate Doughty on Heatherton Park Al Capone from Australia gets some water as her coach and team make final preparations for Kate's round in the Individual Test Grade IV during the Para Dressage.

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WEG Para Dressage

October 08, 2010

Images from the first-ever Para Dressage World Championships at the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games.... Read More

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WEG Results: Team Para-Dressage

October 08, 2010

Great Britain continued its historical domination of the Para Dressage World Championships by taking the team gold, and sweeping all three individual medals in the Grade Ia division, as well as the individual gold and silver in grade Ib. These ... Read More

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WEG Results: Team Show Jumping

October 07, 2010

Germany was nearly perfect Show Jumping World Championships Oct. 6, presented by Rolex, and they rode off with the team gold medal (17.8 faults). France jumped up to the silver medal (24.32), and Belgium climbed up to the bronze medal (24.7).... Read More

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WEG Results: Individual Para Dressage

October 07, 2010

British riders have traditionally dominated the medals at the Para Dressage World Championships, and Sophie Wells lived up to that history by taking individual gold in the grade IV individual test, aboard the flashy chestnut Dutch Warmblood, Pinocchi... Read More

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AAEP Students Work to Ensure the Health of WEG Equine Athletes

October 07, 2010

A group of talented fourth-year veterinary students preparing for careers in equine sports medicine are assisting with the care of elite competition horses during the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games.... Read More

Great Britain wins the Team Gold in Eventing at the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games. (L to R: Nicola Wilson, Piggy French, Mary King, and William Fox-Pitt)

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WEG Eventing

October 05, 2010

Images from the individual and team Eventing competition at the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games.... Read More

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Free Equine Nutrition Seminar at Michigan State

October 05, 2010

Two veterinarians from Michigan State University's (MSU) College of Veterinary Medicine will present a free seminar on equine nutrition on Oct. 30 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The seminar will take place in E-100 Veterinary Medical Center on the ... Read More

The flags of the individual medalists for reining are ready to be raised.

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WEG Reining Individual Finals

October 04, 2010

Sights from the Individual Reining Finals held during the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games.... Read More

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WEG Veterinary Student Team

October 04, 2010

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WEG Results: Team and Individual Eventing

October 04, 2010

It was back to Rolex Outdoor Stadium Sunday for the conclusion of the Eventing World Championships, presented by Reem Acra, where Germany's Michael Jung (33.0) remained dominant and claimed the individual gold medal as Great Britain (139.4) took the ... Read More

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WEG Results: Show Jumping Qualifier

October 04, 2010

United States riders Mario Deslauriers, on Urico, and McLain Ward, on Sapphire, set the pace in the first leg of the team competition at the Rolex Jumping World Championships at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games in Lexington, Ky. ... Read More