Tag: Eventing safety

Leading NZ eventing horse fatally injured at NZ champs

| May 16, 2015 | 1 Comment
Leading NZ eventing horse fatally injured at NZ champs

Clarke Johnstone loses WEG and World Cup horse Orient Express.

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Eventer Jessica Phoenix recovering from rotational fall

| May 14, 2015 | 0 Comments
Eventer Jessica Phoenix recovering from rotational fall

Canadian rider suffers injuries in 2* fall on US cross-country.

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Sad loss of NZ horse after Kentucky 3DE

| April 27, 2015 | 0 Comments
Sad loss of NZ horse after Kentucky 3DE

Dambala aggravated suspensory ligament injury after jumping clear at the RK3DE.

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£25K award for safety innovation in eventing

| April 26, 2015 | 1 Comment
£25K award for safety innovation in eventing

British Eventing’s Safety Innovation Prize part of a three-year strategy.

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Italian eventer dies in cross-country fall

| April 13, 2015 | 0 Comments
Italian eventer dies in cross-country fall

Sabrina Manganaro, 25, fatally injured in fall in pre-novice event in Italy.

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Eventers successful in penalty rule change

| March 31, 2015 | 0 Comments
Eventers successful in penalty rule change

FEI makes changes to controversial rule over frangible device activation.

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Rotational fall claims life of eventer Conahy’s Courage

| March 12, 2015 | 0 Comments
Rotational fall claims life of eventer Conahy’s Courage

Irish-bred three-star horse dies after US cross-country accident.

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Rule change puts eventing in jeopardy, riders’ group says

| March 7, 2015 | 0 Comments
Rule change puts eventing in jeopardy, riders’ group says

Riders urged to show opposition to FEI’s rule change.

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Eventer killed on 2* cross-country in Spain

| February 15, 2015 | 0 Comments
Eventer killed on 2* cross-country in Spain

Portuguese rider Francisco Seabra fell at the water jump at competition in Seville.

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Leg up for emerging eventing course designers

| December 1, 2014 | 0 Comments
Leg up for emerging eventing course designers

Course Designer Scholarship scheme provides training and mentoring and promotes a safer sport through increased knowledge.

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Horse dies after Burghley cross-country injury

| September 7, 2014 | 0 Comments
Horse dies after Burghley cross-country injury

Orto euthanised after injuring his stifle during the cross-country phase.

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Harry Meade’s Wild Lone collapses after WEG cross-country

| August 31, 2014 | 1 Comment
Harry Meade’s Wild Lone collapses after WEG cross-country

Sad loss of British team horse after clear round at Normandy.

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US ‘unwilling to be complacent’ over cross-country safety

| June 24, 2014 | 0 Comments
US ‘unwilling to be complacent’ over cross-country safety

New task force to look at design safety and obstacle construction.

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Black day for eventing as two riders and horse die

| June 15, 2014 | 2 Comments
Black day for eventing as two riders and horse die

Cross-country accidents claim lives of two riders at events in Britain and Germany.

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Mary King cops two month suspension

| June 13, 2014 | 0 Comments
Mary King cops two month suspension

Leading British eventer “shocked and devastated” at yellow card and subsequent suspension.

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New guide provides help for equine event organisers

| June 3, 2014 | 0 Comments
New guide provides help for equine event organisers

Running better events with improved organisation the aim of new toolkit.

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Irish hunter trials rider killed in rotational fall

| April 14, 2014 | 3 Comments
Irish hunter trials rider killed in rotational fall

Rotational fall claims life of experienced rider Cathal O’Malley, 45. Jump was “just a log”.

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Two horses die during US horse trials

| April 8, 2014 | 0 Comments
Two horses die during US horse trials

Conair and Powderhound both collapse and die after competing at The Forks.

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Progress in reducing eventing accidents

| March 14, 2014 | 0 Comments
Progress in reducing eventing accidents

10 years of data collection reveals a decrease in total falls, particularly in 4-star competition.

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Britain steps up cross-country safety with free pins

| February 16, 2014 | 0 Comments
Britain steps up cross-country safety with free pins

Free reverse pinning kits for organisers adds to BE’s commitment to risk-reduction.

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