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The final day of competition at the FEI Para-Equestrian Dressage European Championships in Deauville, France, saw the Individual Freestyle medals contested across the five grades. Great Britain’s athletes replicated their performances from yesterday’s Individual Championship tests, securing an Individual Gold and four Silver medals, to head home with a total of eleven medals.
Some stunning performances from Great Britain’s equestrian athletes at the FEI Para-Equestrian Dressage European Championships saw the British Team retain their European title, and with it their unbeaten team record. Alongside the team title, there were five individual medals won in today’s Individual Championship classes, with Sophie Christiansen posting for the second day running the highest score of the day across the five grades.
There were some great performances from British athletes today on the first day of the FEI Para-Equestrian Dressage European Championships in Deauville, France, as Great Britain finished with all five riders placing within the top-five in their respective grades.
Following all five British horses passing today’s Horse Inspection at the FEI Para-Equestrian Dressage European Championships in Deauville, France, the quartet who will line up to compete for Great Britain in the team event has been announced.
The UK Sport National Lottery funded Great Britain para-equestrian dressage squad has been announced by the British Dressage selectors for the upcoming FEI European Championships, which takes place in Deauville, France (17-20 September 2015).
Following a bumper month of sport, the IPC has split August's Allianz Athlete of the Month into three categories - Best Male, Best Female and Best Youngster - and the first award the public can vote for is the Best Male.
The ‘god father’ of dressage put together a heavenly performance today to claim his hat-trick of Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games gold medals in the Grade Ib. It’s a title Lee Pearson has reluctantly accepted this week but with 22 championship gold medals over a 15 year career, it’s an appropriate one.
It was another successful day in the office for Britain’s para-equestrian dressage riders, as four more medals were added to Great Britain’s tally out at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games, including Team gold, and with it, Paralympic qualification for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.