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Rio 2016 Olympic Games - General News

Five key British players from the Greenwich-based team of London 2012 are sharing the experience they gained with those involved in the 2016 Rio Games.

The Rio 2016 organising committee has announced its ticket programme advising how ticketing will be managed and revealing the price of all tickets including equestrian

The home side took team and individual gold at the FEI South American Eventing Championship 2014 in Barretos, Sao Paulo, Brazil, one of the two qualifying competitions in the South American region for the Pan-American Games

Bud Hyem

Former Australian Olympian and breeder of two of Australia's most successful event horses, Olympic gold medallists Kibah Tic-Toc and Kibah Sandstone, Bridget ‘Bud’ (McIntyre) Hyem has passed away at the age of 81

Clayton Fredericks

A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was signed by Canada and Australia on Saturday – does this mean Clayton could be coaching the Canadians Down Under?


After consultation with the National Federations and ERA, the FEI has announced changes to eventing MERs and do you know which events in Australia are 'targeted'?

Australian eventing team London 2012

This year’s FEI Sports Forum in Lausanne in April will propose changes to the number of eventing riders per team competing at Rio 2016

Despite occasional fears that equestrian sport may be removed as an Olympic discipline, it is now set to be included until at least 2020

Christopher Burton

Equestrian Australia today announced the interim national squads for Eventing under the new criteria released earlier this year.


It’s nothing but Rio on the minds of Equestrian Sports New Zealand, who today have announced their new high performance eventing squads.