A First-Person Account of Valegro's Retirement Ceremony

As the two of them danced through their moving 2012 London Olympic freestyle with the same wonderful combination of athleticism, energy and control that they always display, the place was so still it felt like the only movement involved the two of

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Robert Dover to Serve as U.S. Dressage Technical Advisor

December 2, 2016--The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) is pleased to announce that Robert Dover will act as Technical Advisor in addition to serving as Chef d'Equipe at agreed upon U.S....

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USEF Votes to Support Olympic Format Changes at FEI General Assembly

November 22, 2016--The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) voted at the November 22 FEI General Assembly to support changes to the Olympic format for equestrian sport.  The biggest...

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FEI-Level Dressage Championships Return to Gladstone

The foundation offered to host the competition at the request of the USEF, though an organizer who will handle the nuts and bolts of the show has yet to be named. The deadline for qualifying is May 1. The Gladstone competition will include the Grand

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Postcard: 2016 Dressage at Devon

Foreign riders dominated at the fall highlight of the U.S. dressage season, with Canadians taking the Grand Prix Special, the Prix St. Georges and Intermediaire I, while Ireland’s Judy Reynolds took the Freestyle.

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Postcard: Dressage at the 2016 Rolex Central Park Horse Show

Valegro and Charlotte Dujardin were mobbed by fans after their incredible U.S. farewell performance set against Manhattan's bright lights on a marvelous night to remember.

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Strong Start for U.S. Equestrian Team at the Rio Paralympic Games

Angela Peavy (Grade III) and Sydney Collier (Grade Ib) got the U.S. team off to a solid start, putting the U.S. provisionally into third place among the 14 nations, following day one of team competition.

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Buffini and Barton Claim Final Titles of the 2016 U.S. Dressage Festival of Champions

Anna Buffini earned the National Champion and Reserve National Champion titles in the USEF Young Adult ‘Brentina Cup’ Dressage National Championship presented by Dressage Today with Sundayboy and Wilton II, respectively.

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Allen and Hopkins Take 2016 USEF Dressage Seat Medal Final Titles

August 28, 2016--An elite group of young dressage athletes competed for championship honors in the USEF Dressage Seat Medal Finals on Sunday at the Lamplight Equestrian Center. Judges examined the...

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Dujardin and Valegro Win Second Consecutive Individual Olympic Gold at Rio

For the first time in her Olympic career, Charlotte Dujardin felt the rattle of nerves when she rode down centerline to perform her individual freestyle with Valegro, Monday, August 15 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Debbie McDonald Talks About Rio

Debbie McDonald's efforts on behalf of U.S. dressage paid off in Rio, contributing to the first Olympic medal for the country since the 2004 team on which she rode Brentina

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Team USA Earns First Olympic Dressage Medal in 12 Years

In their first Olympic appearance, Laura Graves and Verdades anchored the US team with a fantastic Grand Prix Special test that was well over the score needed for the USA to medal, at 80.64%. That mark was a personal best for Graves, who came through

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Robert Dover's Olympic Dressage Outlook

U.S. Dressage Chef D'Equipe Robert Dover shares his thoughts on the forecast for the team in the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics.

Kasey Perry-Glass on Her Ride to Rio

This American dressage rider shares some details about her path leading to Rio.

Debbie McDonald: The Excitement of the FEI World Cup™ Dressage Final Omaha 2017

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