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Equestrian - 11 May 2016 - Events
With the annual Blair Castle Equi-Trek International Horse Trials set to take place for the 27th time this 25-28 August 2016, Atholl Estates, which runs and hosts the event, has released details of the Economic Impact Report carried out for last year’s FEI European Eventing Championship.
Equestrian - 05 Dec 2014 - Media rights
The Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI) has renewed its long-standing broadcast partnerships with the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) and IMG through to the end of 2022 in agreements that will generate markedly increased coverage of the world’s most prestigious equestrian events.
Equestrian - 15 Jul 2014 - Ticketing
Turkish Airlines as a new Top Level Sponsor, more than 350,000 spectators expected, record prize-money and an entry field that is stronger than ever this year: The organisers presented the CHIO in the course of an open-air press conference in the Main Stadium five days before the World Equestrian Festival, CHIO Aachen 2014, commences.
Equestrian - 27 Aug 2013 - Events
The ECCO FEI European Championships in jumping, dressage and para-dressage in Denmark this week have pushed the limits of staging equestrian events, engaging partners, involving sponsors, producing TV-coverage and created an outstanding set up for world class results.
Equestrian - 22 Aug 2013 - Events
There are sixteen sets of medals to be awarded during the triple European Championships in Herning this week. The official name is ECCO FEI European Championships where a string of equestrian sport stars, riders and horses have started the tight battle for the medals.
Equestrian - 15 Aug 2013 - Events
There are sixteen sets of medals to be awarded during the triple European Championships in Herning next week. The official name is ECCO FEI European Championships where a string of equestrian sport stars, riders and horses, will go into tight battle for the medals.
Equestrian - 26 Jun 2013 - Events
H.R.H The Crown Princess Mary, H.R.H. The Princess Benedikte and Minister for Business and Growth, Annette Vilhelmsen, visited the German World Equestrian Festival in Aachen, as Denmark is partner country due to the ECCO FEI European Championships this year.
Equestrian - 22 May 2013 - Events
H.R.H. Crown Princess Mary and H.R.H. Princess Benedikte will be present at the festive city parade at the Aachen Marketplace and they will also attend the official CHIO Opening Ceremony where alongside 40,000 spectators, they will experience a spectacular show that includes tattoo performances of the Danish Royal Life Guard’s Music Corps, the Guard Hussar Regiment’s Mounted Squadron, one of the Danish royal coaches, and not least a welcome speech by H.R.H. Princess Benedikte.
Equestrian - 02 Jan 2013 - Sponsorship
Longines has become the FEI’s first Top Partner following the agreement of a historic very long-term sponsorship deal that will see the Swiss watchmaker become the Official Timekeeping Partner of the FEI.
Equestrian - 06 Nov 2012 - Federations & NOCs
The FEI Nations Cup™ Jumping will have a fabulous new look – and a new name – from 2013 onwards, following finalisation of a 16 million Euro four-year sponsorship package from the Saudi Equestrian Fund. The series will now be called the Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup™.
Equestrian - 26 Oct 2012 - Events
From December 6th to December 9th, Geneva will host the 52nd International Horse Show. This year the city of Calvin will host a leg of the Jumping World Cup as well as the 12th Final of the top 10 Rolex IJRC.
Equestrian - 03 Oct 2012 - Sponsorship
The FEI is delighted to announce that Reem Acra, the internationally renowned fashion designer, has signed a new contract extending her title sponsorship of the FEI World Cup™ Dressage Western European League and Final for a further three-year cycle until 2016.
Equestrian - 04 Sep 2012 - Events
Lausanne, August 28, 2012 – The Lausanne International Horse Show today revealed the starting list for the Global Champions Tour competition, one of the most prestigious show jumping circuits in the world, taking place in Lausanne on Saturday, September 15.
Equestrian - 13 Aug 2012 - Events
Frankfurt/Lausanne, August 7, 2012 – September will be seeing the world's best riders and show jumpers meet in Lausanne for the Lausanne International Horse Show (www.lausannehorseshow.com). Television viewers around the world will be glued to their screens watching the coverage on this unique sport combining elegance and power.
Equestrian - 29 Nov 2011 - Events
21 November 2011, LONDON: The FEI, the international governing body for equestrian sports, has announced that a record eight countries have submitted initial applications to stage the FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2018.
Equestrian - 02 Nov 2010 - Events
The City of Herning is to host the FEI jumping and dressage 2013 – the largest equestrian event in Denmark ever. The announcement has just been made at the International Equestrian Federation, FEI’s, General Assembly in Taiwan, where Denmark was up against fierce competition from both Germany and Holland.
Equestrian - 20 Mar 2009
Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI), the international governing body of equestrian sport, and global digital sport and entertainment specialist Perform have today announced a three year partnership to develop, promote and monetise the Federation’s new video website www.feitv.org. <BR>
Equestrian - 03 Feb 2009 - Events
01/02/2009 - The developer of the biggest equestrian sporting venue in the world, Meydan Group, and the Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI) are proud to announce today, a major new agreement for 2009 for title sponsorship of the historic Nations Cup Series, Jumping’s premier team competition, to be known as Meydan FEI Nations Cup Series.
Equestrian - 22 Apr 2008 - Federations & NOCs
Federation Equestre Internationale (FEI), the world governing body for ‘horse sport’ including the Olympic disciplines of eventing, jumping, and dressage, has retained Sports Recruitment International to identify a new Commercial Director to drive commercial expansion.
Equestrian - 12 Jul 2007
The Opening Ceremonies of the XV Pan American Games will take place in the Maracaña Stadium in downtown Rio de Janeiro on 13 July.
Equestrian - 09 Feb 2007
Only a year after it came into being, the television magazine FEI Equestrian World is taking the world by storm.
Equestrian - 02 May 2006
Bonn, Germany - The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) President Sir Philip Craven and International Equestrian Federation (FEI) President HRH&nbsp; The Infanta Doña Pilar de Borbón have signed an agreement for the transfer&nbsp; of governance of Equestrian for persons with a disability from IPC to FEI.
Equestrian - 19 Oct 2005
As a result of the hugely successful European Eventing Championship at Blenheim Palace this September, UK Sport were pleased to report to the BE board and the BEF that “The funding of the European Eventing Championships proved to be an excellent investment and was one of the most successful events with which UK Sport has been involved.”
Equestrian - 22 Jul 2005
British Eventing is delighted to announce the first BEPL partner as Champagne Taittinger.
Equestrian - 21 Jan 2005
The organisers of the world-famous Burghley Horse Trials have announced that from 2005 the Event will enjoy title sponsorship from the most famous name in Four Wheel Drive manufacturing, Land Rover.
Equestrian - 21 Jan 2005
The organisers of the world-famous Burghley Horse Trials have announced that from 2005 the Event will enjoy title sponsorship from the most famous name in Four Wheel Drive manufacturing, Land Rover.
Equestrian - 14 Jan 2005
(UK, 14 January 2005) An exciting new partnership has been formed between the 2005 European Eventing Championships and Puffa, the leading country clothing specialists who are making a welcome return to sponsorship in horse trials.
Equestrian - 14 Jan 2005
(UK, 14 January 2005) An exciting new partnership has been formed between the 2005 European Eventing Championships and Puffa, the leading country clothing specialists who are making a welcome return to sponsorship in horse trials.
Equestrian - 07 Jan 2005
The British Show Jumping Association Executive Board met on the 6th January 2005 and elected Michael Mac of Leamington Spa, Warwickshire as Chairman of the Association unopposed.
Equestrian - 13 Dec 2004
Following his recent election as British Eventing Chairman, Mike Tucker has decided to stand down from his position as Director of Windsor International Horse Trials. The Board have appointed Jonathan Warr as his replacement. Jonathan has been involved at Windsor for 10 years as course designer and was an integral part of the Management Team in this year’s newly launched fixture.
Equestrian - 29 Nov 2004
For the first time ever, the BBC’s Interactive Service will be offering live coverage of the whole of the afternoon performance from Olympia, The London International Horse Show on Saturday, 18th December.
Equestrian - 23 Nov 2004
At a packed launch, attended by HRH The Duke of Edinburgh and held in The Undercroft, Windsor Castle today (22nd November), the organisers of the Royal Windsor Horse Show announced plans for the move of the historic show after 62 years in its current location, Home Park Public.
Equestrian - 11 Nov 2004
(UK, 10 November 2004) Revolution Sports Marketing Group, the premier sports marketing agency, has been appointed by the Blenheim International Horse Trials to provide consultancy and to identify and introduce commercial sponsors for the prestigious BBC-televised Blenheim Petplan FEI European Eventing Championships on 8-11 September 2005.
Equestrian - 14 Sep 2004
SKY SPORTS has secured the rights to the 2004 Horse of the Year show.
Equestrian - 08 Jul 2004
Added interest will be created in the outcome of this year’s premier Autumn Eventing fixture, Burghley Horse Trials (2nd-5th September), Stamford, Lincolnshire with the news that this year’s prize money is to benefit from dramatic increases of up to 50%.
Equestrian - 21 Jun 2004
CALDENE has launched a major new sponsorship deal with three of Britain’s leading equestrian stars.
Equestrian - 11 Jun 2004
Houston, TX - HorseTV has announced plans for the development and roll out of its consumer-based electronic news network. By inviting horse lovers and equestrian enthusiasts to submit video news stories for the weekly news program now in full development mode, HorseTV intends to expand its news gathering capabilities into all levels of the equestrian community.
Equestrian - 04 Jun 2004
Burghley Horse Trials (2nd-5th September 2004) has announced new supporting sponsorships to add to their existing portfolio of commercial partners.
Equestrian - 21 May 2004
Grandstand Event Management, organisers of the British Open Show Jumping Championships has confirmed the dates for next year’s event, which will return to Hallam FM Arena, Sheffield from Thursday 7th April to Sunday 10th April in 2005.
Equestrian - 18 May 2004
The Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI) has announced that the 2005 FEI World Cup Jumping and Dressage Finals will be held in Las Vegas, Nevada (USA) from 20 to 24 April 2005.
Equestrian - 13 May 2004
In a new partnership, the Event Horse Owners Association and Martin Collins Enterprises, one of Britain’s leading riding surface manufacturers, are to support the British Novice Championships. The EHOA Martin Collins British Novice Championship Final is held as part of the Festival of British Eventing at Gatcombe Park, August 6 – 8.
Equestrian - 28 Apr 2004
Houston, TX - HorseTV Media Group launched the HorseTV iChannel on the Internet on April 26th in an expansion of its current television operations. The 24/7 equestrian programming service will be available on a subscription basis to the rapidly growing universe of horse enthusiasts with access to broadband Internet connections.
Equestrian - 26 Apr 2004
The 2004 UAE Windsor International Horse Trials has gained further support with the news that Sky TV will be showing a one-hour programme featuring the Windsor International Team Challenge, to be shown shortly after the event.
Equestrian - 13 Apr 2004
HRH The Princess Royal, President of the Windsor International Horse Trials, has today formally announced the news that this famous event, which she has supported since its inception, will receive the valued support of The United Arab Emirates Racing and Equestrian Federation.
Equestrian - 01 Apr 2004
EquiVouchers, the revolutionary new voucher scheme for the equestrian market, has entered into a three year sponsorship deal with Horse of the Year Show (HOYS). It’s an affiliation which will link one of the largest events on the equestrian calendar with an exciting new commercial initiative. EquiVouchers will, for the first time, give the UK equestrian retail trade a formalised national gift voucher scheme.
Equestrian - 12 Mar 2004
Sony Ericsson is the title sponsor of the 2004 FEI World Cup Jumping Finals that will take place at the Forum of Assago (Milan, Italy) from 21st to 25th April.
Equestrian - 02 Mar 2004
The North American Beaulieu Classic and Horse Trials has announced a family of new sponsors for its spring event, which takes place from April 2-4th 2004 at Chatsworth in North Georgia.
Equestrian - 13 Feb 2004
Britain’s growing reputation as a host of world-class events is set to continue after UK Sport today committed £275,000 of Lottery funding towards the staging costs of the 2005 FEI European Eventing Championships at Blenheim.
Equestrian - 23 Jan 2004
The British Olympic Association is pleased to confirm that the rider, Diane Lampard, has successfully appealed against a BOA bye-law which states that any person found guilty of a doping offence is ineligible for consideration as a future member of the Great Britain Olympic Team.
Equestrian - 22 Jan 2004
The British Olympic Association is pleased to confirm that the rider, Tim Stockdale, has successfully appealed against a BOA bye-law which states that any person found guilty of a doping offence is ineligible for consideration as a future member of the Great Britain Olympic Team.
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