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22 hrs ago | SportsNewsIreland

Olympics 2016

The Irish Sports Council today published their Anti-Doping figures for 2013. Last year, the Council conducted 868 tests across 32 sports including 192 blood tests, a 44% increase on 2012.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Annalise Murphy, Summer Olympic, Summer Olympics, Olympic Sailing, Ryan Seaton, James Espey, Cian O'Connor

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Horsetalk

Focus on great horses, great grooms in latest FEI mag

The spotlight is on grooms and legendary horses in the latest issue of FEI Focus, the official magazine of the FEI.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Beezie Madden, Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Helen Langehanenberg

Wed Apr 09, 2014

SportsNewsIreland

Olympics 2016

The Irish Sports Council today published their Anti-Doping figures for 2013. Last year, the Council conducted 868 tests across 32 sports including 192 blood tests, a 44% increase on 2012.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Annalise Murphy, Summer Olympic, Summer Olympics, Olympic Sailing, Ryan Seaton, James Espey, Cian O'Connor

Horsetalk

Sporting women gaining in prominence and power

Hot on the heels of a 23% increase in female representation on International Olympic Committee commissions, the impact of equestrian women in the sporting world is being highlighted at this week's SportAccord Convention in Belek, Turkey.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Summer Olympic, Beezie Madden

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Daily Mail

Sebastian Shakespeare: Peter Phillips paltry profit

When Peter Phillips left the state-owned Royal Bank of Scotland after seven years, he hoped to make his fortune with his own sports management company.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Zara Phillips, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Daily Mail

Zara Phillips set to return to competitive riding for the first time since birth of daughter

Zara Phillips is set to make her eventing comeback next week for the first time since giving birth to her first child - daughter Mia - in January.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Zara Phillips, William Fox - Pitt, Mary King, Nicola Wilson

Mon Apr 07, 2014

This is Wiltshire

EQUESTRIAN: Todd lands Belton prize

BASED New Zealander Sir Mark Todd won the feature class of this year's Belton Horse Trials in Lincolnshire by landing the Grantham Cup with Leonidas II.

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Related Topix: Sports, Vittoria Panizzon, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Fri Apr 04, 2014

Evening News

Saddle up for the EQ Life Burnham Market and Houghton International Horse Trials

Norfolk's Cancer Charity Big C are the official charity of the Burnham Market and the Houghton International Horse Trials.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Zara Phillips, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Tue Apr 01, 2014

Chronicle of the Horse

Headley Britannia Euthanized

Headley Britannia, Lucinda Fredericks' four-star mare, was euthanized today, April 1. Fredericks announced the loss on her Facebook page .

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Related Topix: Sports, Lucinda Fredericks, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Exmouth Journal

New look

Riders' entries are now in for this years' Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials , and another feast of top class international sport is in prospect.

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Related Topix: Sports, William Fox - Pitt, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Mary King, Lucinda Fredericks, Mark Todd, Andrew Hoy, Andrew Nicholson

Horsetalk

Nicholson back to defend Kentucky 3DE title

Defending champion Andrew Nicholson is heading back to the US for the 2014 Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event, with last year's winner Quimbo and stablemate Avebury.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Andrew Nicholson, Olympics, Summer Olympics, William Fox - Pitt, Mark Todd

Mon Mar 31, 2014

Chronicle of the Horse

Eric Lamaze and Artisan Farms' Zigali P S Honored at 2014 Wef

Eric Lamaze and Zigali P S, owned by Carlene and Andy Ziegler's Artisan Farms, were honored during the final event of the 2014 FTI Consulting Winter Equestrian Festival in Wellington, FL, on Sunday, March 30. Two special ceremonies were held in the International Arena prior to the start of the $500,000 CSI5* FTI Consulting Grand Prix Finale, the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Eric Lamaze, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Tiffany Foster, Horse Racing

Chronicle of the Horse

Tickets on Sale Now for American Invitational Just Days Away at Sun Life Stadium on April 5th

March 31, 2014 - Tickets for this year's $200,000 American Invitational, presented by G & C Farm, are on sale now! With the event less than a week away, now is the time to order your tickets for the best selection of seating as one of the world's most exciting and challenging show jumping event comes to Miami, Florida for the first time.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Miami Dolphins, Mclain Ward, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Chronicle of the Horse

David Marcus Wraps Up Winter Season in Wellington

Canadian Olympian David Marcus of Campbellville, ON, concluded his winter season in Wellington, FL, by competing in the CDI5* Adequan Global Dressage Festival Week 12 held March 25-30.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, David Marcus, Horse Racing

Stroudnewsand Journal

Stroud News and Journal: Mark Todd at the Badminton Horse Trials

DOUBLE Olympic champion Sir Mark Todd is one of eight former champions who will be heading to the Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials this year for another feast of top class international sport.

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Related Topix: Sports, Mark Todd, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, William Fox - Pitt, Mary King, Andrew Hoy, Andrew Nicholson

Sun Mar 30, 2014

Chronicle of the Horse

Brash Ends His Bridesmaid Streak In The $500,000 FTI Consulting Finale Grand Prix

A blazing jump-off gave Scott Brash and Hello Sanctos the top check in the $500,000 FTI Consulting Finale Grand Prix.

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Related Topix: Sports, Scott Brash, Summer Olympic, Summer Olympics, Ben Maher

Sat Mar 29, 2014

Horsetalk

Kiwis eye WEG selection at Badminton Horse Trials

Kiwi riders will be going all out for the selectors at this year's Badminton Horse Trials, with seven New Zealanders in the starting field, and 12 horses accepted.

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Related Topix: Sports, William Fox - Pitt, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Mary King, Mark Todd, Andrew Nicholson, Andrew Hoy, Caroline Powell

Fri Mar 28, 2014

The Horse

Graham Motion and Buck Davidson Team Up for UK Lecture

Sunshine came to us because she was unwanted because she had a crippled leg. She is a great companion horse and pretty easy to handle.

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Related Topix: Sports, Horse Racing, Racing, Kentucky Derby, Preakness Stakes, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Reed Kessler, Summer Olympics

Thu Mar 27, 2014

Chronicle of the Horse

Canada's Tiffany Foster Opens Final Week of WEF with a Win

Canadian Olympian Tiffany Foster of Vancouver, BC, opened the final week of competition at the FTI Consulting Winter Equestrian Festival in Wellington, FL, with a win in the $34,000 Spy Coast Farm 1.45m Speed on Wednesday, March 26. Entering the final week of competition at the 12-week FTI Consulting Winter Equestrian Festival, the $34,000 Spy ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Tiffany Foster, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Horse Racing

Horsetalk

Kiwis aim to make big impact at WEG 2014

South Island Championships 160km winner Suzie Latta and Tkiwa, who have just been added to New Zealand's 2014 'B' Endurance Squad.

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Related Topix: Sharn Wordley, Summer Olympic, Hayley Beresford, Sports, Eric Lamaze, Mark Todd, Andrew Nicholson, Olympics, Caroline Powell, Summer Olympics

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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