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Japanese riders may not have had their moment in Tokyo this year, but they are still working towards Tokyo +1 and future Olympic Games, both at home and internationally

Doug Payne and Matthew Flynn took the Advanced classes at Blue Ridge Mountain Horse Trials at Tryon, USA and Australia's Dom Schramm was in the ribbons

“My goal was to win!" Liz Halliday Sharp did just that at Great Meadow International, the first CCI4*-S competition in the USA since the season re-started

The first CCI4* of the re-started season is also underway in the USA at the MARS Great Meadow International where storms stopped play on Saturday

Phillip Dutton and Fernhill Singapore test out the new CCI5* venue at Fair Hill, Maryland and come away with a win at CCI3*-S level

"With riders coming from 41 states we could not ignore the geographic pull of this event and the implications of that” The USEA cancel the 2020 American Eventing Championships (AEC) at Kentucky Horse Park in late August

We take a look at the science behind some of the changes to the Tokyo 2020 cross country course and footage from the Test Event

The Maryland 5 Star at Fair Hill will not take place in 2020 and the inaugural CCI5* event will now take place in October 2021

Dominic Schramm

USA-based Australian eventing rider Dom Schramm talks to Samantha Clark about how their plans to move to the UK have been upturned, but not defeated, by Covid-19

"If I was older AND wiser I would have stopped riding by now!" Olympic medallist Leslie Law still loves competing (despite giving his wife heart attacks) as well as coaching up and coming young riders. So would he ride for the States?