London 2012 Olympic Games - General News

The London 2012 Olympic Games marks 100 years of equestrian sport in the Olympic movement, and FEI President HRH Princess Haya is looking forward to celebrating the centenary at Greenwich Park this summer.

Well, we’re happy to advise that the rumour is now reality and the big fundraising event, Leaping to London is to be held at the Crowne Plaza Norwest

Click on the PDF link below to read the January issue of Operation Greenwich Gold - the official newsletter of the Australian Equestrian Team by Equestrian Australia.

Equestrian Sports New Zealand has announced 2012 Squads in Eventing and Dressage (combinations aiming for London 2012) and 2014 Squads in Eventing, Dressage, Showjumping, Para-Equestrian and Endurance (combinations aiming for Normandy 2014)

Equestrian Australia (EA) has today announced the 2012 National Squads

Twenty one nations are celebrating their Olympic qualification today, 9 January, which marks the 200-day countdown to London 2012 and 100 years of equestrian sport in the Olympic movement.

With London 2012 looming and a deadline of 31/12/2011 for eligible ownership, the decks have been shuffled to ensure that riders have some of the best horses available to them for the big event.

Lucky UK viewers are being treated to a series on top British riders aiming for London 2012 on Sky TV