Louise Parkes is an equestrian journalist based in Ireland. She has covered international equestrian sport for the last 16 years on behalf of the FEI and is a familiar face at all major events. » Read Louise's profile
Louise Parkes's Latest Posts
Swiss vaulter keeps early lead to top European Champs podium.
Jasmin Lindner and Lukas Wacha retain European Champs title.
Germany pushed back to third behind Dutch after second day at Aachen.
Penelope Leprevost leads after first individual qualifier and team event.
Double-gold and individual bronze for German Juniors at Bialy Bor.
FEI European Jumping Championships for Children, Juniors and Young Riders.
Comment from the winning riders after the Kur at Aachen.
More gold – just – for British pair at European Dressage Champs.
Carl Hester and Charlotte Dujardin talk (mostly) about Valegro’s latest win.
Favourite takes out Grand Prix Special in Aachen.
British team stalwart says there are plenty of scores to settle at Aachen.
First of two days of team competition puts home side in front at Aachen.
56 vaulters from 21 nations vie for honors in The Netherlands.
Champs at Turkey’s largest indoor equestrian centre at Kemer Golf and Country Club.
Individual battle between Matthias and Totilas & Charlotte and Valegro.