Tag: Olympics 2016

Video: Mark Todd on the Olympic road to Rio 2016

| 8 February 2016 11:49 am | 0 Comments
Video: Mark Todd on the Olympic road to Rio 2016

Todd is still working hard to stay on top of the three-day-eventing world.

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Brits behind “Equestrian Triathlon” replacing Olympic eventing

| 2 February 2016 8:52 am | 0 Comments
Brits behind “Equestrian Triathlon” replacing Olympic eventing

British Eventing supporting several FEI Olympic Agenda 2020 proposals.

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Showjumper Ian Millar aims for record 11th Olympics, aged 69

| 18 January 2016 9:34 am | 0 Comments
Showjumper Ian Millar aims for record 11th Olympics, aged 69

“I’m in showjumping because I love it and I’m having fun,” Canadian says.

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Delays in finishing of Rio’s Olympic equestrian centre

| 18 January 2016 9:13 am | 0 Comments
Delays in finishing of Rio’s Olympic equestrian centre

Centre “will be ready” says Rio mayor, following spat with contractor.

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Ireland fails in legal bid to secure Olympic showjumping spot

| 5 January 2016 8:59 am | 0 Comments
Ireland fails in legal bid to secure Olympic showjumping spot

CAS rejects appeal over O’Connor’s round at European Champs.

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50,000 volunteers chosen so far for 2016 Rio Olympics

| 30 December 2015 9:26 am | 0 Comments
50,000 volunteers chosen so far for 2016 Rio Olympics

Brazilians make up 82% of Olympic and Paralympic volunteers so far.

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Sports court to hear Ireland’s appeal over showjumping incident

| 12 December 2015 9:11 am | 0 Comments
Sports court to hear Ireland’s appeal over showjumping incident

Ireland pushes on with bid to get showjumpers to Rio Olympics.

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High-level sports court names Rio 2016 arbitrators

| 9 December 2015 9:13 am | 0 Comments
High-level sports court names Rio 2016 arbitrators

Court of Arbitration for Sport considers gender equality among arbitrators.

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Brits against proposal to limit Olympic eventing teams

| 20 November 2015 8:30 am | 0 Comments
Brits against proposal to limit Olympic eventing teams

Germans, Dutch and USA join Britain in opposing changes to team numbers.

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Deal finalised over Olympic horses bound for Brazil – report

| 2 November 2015 8:25 am | 0 Comments
Deal finalised over Olympic horses bound for Brazil – report

Details of arrangements expected this week.

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US adds extra Rio Olympic eventing qualifier

| 13 October 2015 9:13 am | 0 Comments
US adds extra Rio Olympic eventing qualifier

CIC three-star added to Georgia’s Pine Top Horse Trials in late February.

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Paperwork delays could stymie Olympic equestrian events – official

| 9 October 2015 8:40 am | 0 Comments
Paperwork delays could stymie Olympic equestrian events – official

Brazil’s agriculture ministry urged to act before end of month.

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Japan qualifies dressage team for Rio Olympics

| 14 September 2015 8:25 am | 0 Comments
Japan qualifies dressage team for Rio Olympics

South African team disappointed, but individual rider earns Rio qualification.

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Big margin for horse trials winner of Rio Olympic test event

| 10 August 2015 8:39 am | 0 Comments
Big margin for horse trials winner of Rio Olympic test event

Marcio Jorge and Coronel MCJ go clear to finish on their dressage score.

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Eventers complete dressage in Rio Olympic test event

| 9 August 2015 9:39 am | 0 Comments
Eventers complete dressage in Rio Olympic test event

Brazil’s Marcelo Tosi leads after the dressage phase at Deodoro.

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Aussie eventer Chris Burton blogs on his road to Rio 2016

| 6 August 2015 11:49 am | 0 Comments
Aussie eventer Chris Burton blogs on his road to Rio 2016

“Burto” adds his first blog as Australian athletes share their journey to Brazil.

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Eventers to test Rio’s Olympic chops

| 14 July 2015 9:24 am | 0 Comments
Eventers to test Rio’s Olympic chops

Riders and officials from 16 countries to attend Rio 2016 test event next month.

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€1.3b Olympic broadcasting deal sealed

| 30 June 2015 9:25 am | 0 Comments
€1.3b Olympic broadcasting deal sealed

Discovery Communications secures multi-platform rights, from 2018 to 2024.

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Format changes could be in place for WEG in 2018, says FEI president

| 4 June 2015 4:34 pm | 1 Comment
Format changes could be in place for WEG in 2018, says FEI president

Survey revealed as next step in process of reform.

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Game of Thrones in the world of sports politics

| 25 May 2015 9:05 pm | 0 Comments
Game of Thrones in the world of sports politics

Two sporting realms; there can be only one winner.

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