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The term equestrianism relates to the riding of horses.
This is a broad description and includes both riding horses for practical purposes such as in police work or for controlling herd animals on a ranch, as well as recreational and sporting aspects such as horse riding sports, dressage, show jumping, eventing and polo.
In former times equestrianism was closely associated with the military: mediaeval knights were equestrians, as were their military successors, the cavalry.
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 Equestrianism - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In former times equestrianism was closely associated with the military: medieval knights were equestrians, as were their military successors, the cavalry.
Many horse owners are interested in the well being and welfare of horses, and are allied with animal rights advocates and animal welfare advocates in believing that genuine abuse of horses should end.
E-Equestrian Horse Forum Equestrian Community dedicated to all aspects of riding disciplines and horsemanship.
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An Olympic sport, there are three main branches of equestrianism: showjumping, dressage, and three-day eventing.
Since 1990 the world championships in all disciplines except endurance riding are held at a combined World Equestrian Games rather than staged separately as was hitherto the case.
The venues for the World Equestrian Games have been Stockholm, Sweden (1990), The Hague, the Netherlands (1994), Rome, Italy (1998), and Jerez, Spain (2002).
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 Archive of all Games sports news stories
The first 14 horses for the equestrianism events have arrived in Sydney and will undergo two weeks of tests to make sure they recover well from their journey.
About 50 horses are scheduled to arrive in Australia in the last week of August, including stables from Britain, Germany and the Netherlands, among the world's leading nations in equestrianism.
They will be taken to the Sydney International Equestrian Centre at Horsley Park, which will become a temporary quarantine station until competition begins.
www.times-olympics.co.uk /archive/equesa3.html   (243 words)

 BBC SPORT | Other Sport... | Equestrian | Get into equestrianism
Britain has a long and proud history in equestrian - in Athens the team won one gold medal, five silver and one bronze.
Equestrian is the only Olympic sport in which men and women compete against each other.
At the Olympics, horses must be the same nationality as their riders and each horse must be at least seven years old.
news.bbc.co.uk /sport1/hi/other_sports/equestrian/4297338.stm   (137 words)

Equestrian - Event Three-Day Event Mark Todd, NZL 42.60 Ian Stark, GBR 52.80 Virginia Leng, GBR 62.00 Three-Day...
Equestrian - Event Three-Day Event Jean-Jacques Guyon, FRA –38.86 Derek Allhusen, GBR –41.61 Michael...
Equestrian - Event Three-Day Event Petrus Kastennmann, SWE –66.53 August Lütke-Westhues, GER*...
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 The Official Website of HRH Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein - Profiles and Articles   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-16)
I believe that equestrianism is part of our heritage as Arabs, but more importantly, it was the sport that my father God rest his soul, felt was the most classy, and the most suitable for his daughter.
He affected my life and my future undeniably, when I was six years old, by giving me first two camels, and then a filly on my birthday that was born and whose mother died in birth.
I did not choose jumping as my equestrian discipline, it chose me. I did all the other disciplines as a child, and still do now.
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 Equestrianism - Search Results - MSN Encarta
Equestrianism, the acquisition and display of horse training and riding skills.
Olympic Games : Summer Olympians : Equestrianism: Macken, Eddie
Macken made his riding debut on his father's...
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Morven Park is considered one of the best horse trials in the United States, and event riders look forward to the challenge of this competition.
This is an Olympic year for the equestrian disciplines in Sydney, and Morven Park is considered an excellent preparatory trial for the final selection trials later this spring.
The horses and riders who have been selected to train with the coach of the U.S. Equestrian team, Capt. Mark Phillips, have been involved in a concentrated training session at the facility.
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 Matlock Saddlery - The Home of English Equestrianism   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-16)
Matlock Saddlery is a family business established in 1977, which has rapidly become the leading supplier of all equestrian needs in Derbyshire and the UK.
Claire, a fully qualified master saddle fitter, and a member of The Society of Master Saddlers (UK), can be contacted to discuss saddle fitting by appointment, and any other general saddle enquiries.
All other horse and rider needs can be professionally dealt with by our experienced staff at the saddlery, a major stockist of the worlds equestrian supplies.
www.matlocksaddlery.co.uk   (91 words)

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Apart from the national honours system, The Queen's Award for Equestrianism is the highest honour in the UK for outstanding services to equestrian sport.
BHS Chairman Patrick Print FBHS said: "We are thrilled and honoured that Her Majesty, who is Patron of the BHS and a strong supporter of equestrianism, wishes to recognise outstanding achievement with an a ward in her name.
The Award, which replaces the pre-existing BHS "Patron's Medal", is presented annually on the recommendation of the Trustees of The British Horse Society.
equine-world.co.uk /news_read.asp?id=730&title=The+...+Equestrianism   (258 words)

 Equestrianism — news reports, Sydney results, ancient origins, Olympic history, Atlanta results, the competition, ...
Equestrianism — news reports, Sydney results, ancient origins, Olympic history, Atlanta results, the competition, rules in brief, the taking part and GB squad
It was, perhaps, the single greatest duel of the Olympic Games, and it took place between two trim blonde ladies who have in common a taste for pearl ear-rings and victory.
Exit to huge applause, and van Grunsven, as every good horsey person must in such circumstances, smiled and waved.
www.times-olympics.co.uk /communities/eques/equesreport29.html   (759 words)

Equestrian - Event Time Grand Prix (Jumping) Aimé Haegeman, BEL 2:16.0 Georges van de Poele, BEL 2:17.6...
Equestrian - Event Score Three-Day Event Matthew Ryan, AUS 70.0 Herbert Blöcker, GER 81.3 Blyth Tait, NZL...
Equestrian - Event Three-Day Event Richard Meade, BGR 57.73 Alessandro Argenton, ITA 43.33 Jan Jonsson, SWE...
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 Manchester Horse Riding Schools, Equitation and Equestrianism in Greater Manchester
Barton Equestrian Centre is a leading Equestrian Centre located in the North West of England.
Irwell Vale Horse and Pony Meet is an Equestrian Club founded in 1975, originally as a show for children and their ponies.
Rochdale and District Riding Club is a membership based equestrian society located in the North West of England.
www.manchester2002-uk.com /sports/others/equestrian.html   (622 words)

 Equestrianism.net - The ultimate horse riding shop and news site - Buy equestrian clothes, clothing, horse & pony ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-16)
We offer scores of quality equestrian, horse and pony products and clothing from quality brands including Harry Hall, Mark Todd, Caldene, Ariat, Hac Tac and many others...
Whatever your equestrian activity, you need fashionable, easy-wearing clothes and boots.
Set up in 2001 to provide an online catalogue of thousands of equestrian-related products, this Web site has been visited by thousands of happy customers who have continue to buy form us daily.
www.equestrianism.net   (234 words)

 Guardian Unlimited Sport | Breaking news | Equestrianism: Four horses fail Olympic drug test
Waterford Crystal, the mount of Cian O'Connor, Goldfever, ridden by Ludger Beerbaum, Bettina Hoy's Ringwood Cockatoo and Harald Riedl's Foxy Xx all tested positive during the games, and the riders now have 10 days in which to request that the second sample (taken at the same time) also be tested.
O'Connor, 24, gained the individual gold medal in the show jumping - Ireland's only equestrian medal in Athens.
He said yesterday that he was "utterly devastated" that the test had proved positive and added: "I am not a cheat." He intends to have the second sample tested as soon as possible.
sport.guardian.co.uk /news/story/0,,1323527,00.html   (250 words)

 equestrianism on Encyclopedia.com
EQUESTRIANISM; At Frying Pan Park, It's Show Time for Jumpers
EQUESTRIANISM; Despite Age-Old Difficulties, a Rider Looks to Get Back Up After Her Fall
EQUESTRIANISM [equestrianism] art of riding and handling a horse.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/e/equestr.asp   (447 words)

 Eurosport - Equestrianism   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-16)
The International Equestrian Federation (FEI) has stripped showjumper Cian O'Connor of Ireland's only gold medal from last year's Athens Olympics after his horse Waterford Crystal failed a dope test.
Ludger Beerbaum, disqualified from the Athens Olympics after his mount failed a dope test, has lodged an appeal to have team gold restored.
Part of a doping test sample taken from Irish Olympic show jumping champion Cian O'Connor's horse during the Athens Games has been stolen.
www.eurosport.pl /home/pages/v4/l0/s21/sport_lng0_spo21.shtml   (120 words)

 An Online Equestrian Community. Featuring horse chat, horse message forums, and horse photo galleries, and equestrian ...
Ok, Winter is over, and Spring has begun for us here in the Pacific Northwest as well as the current show season.
We have made some changes to the Equestrian Pages web site in the past couple of months.
We also added a Journal/Blog site for equestrians, called Equestrian Journal that can be found at www.equestrianjournal.com and we will be upgrading to the new version shortly.
www.equestrianpages.com   (343 words)

 Birmingham Post: EQUESTRIANISM: IN BRIEF - Nick Skel-ton@ HighBeam Research   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-16)
EQUESTRIANISM: Nick Skel-ton finished third in the world's richest showjumping event, the Al Maktoum Memorial Challenge Grand Prix in Dubai on Arko III.
Arko topped the British prize-money list last season and has started this one with a third prize of $120,000.
Our archive contains millions of documents from thousands of sources and goes back over 23 years.
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 Telegraph | Sport | Equestrianism: Stockdale revives British confidence
Stockdale is heading for the World Cup show in Oslo.
8 October 2002: Equestrianism: GB trot into top league
22 September 2002: Equestrianism: Olympic Games in doubt as British jumpers hit record low
telegraph.co.uk /sport/main.jhtml?xml=/sport/2002/10/15/soeque15.xml   (431 words)

 RTÉ.ie Sport - Further scandal in Irish equestrianism
RTÉ.ie Sport - Further scandal in Irish equestrianism
Irish horse Loughnatousa Bart has tested positive following the Nations Cup Event in Arezzo, Italy, last September.
The president of the Equestrian Federation of Ireland (EFI), Avril Doyle, has made no comment on the scandal.
www.rte.ie /sport/2005/0221/loughnatousabart.html   (100 words)

 British Equestrian Federation
to the website of the British Equestrian Federation, the recognised governing body of horse sports in the UK.
The BEF Facilities Strategy for Equestrian Sport and Recreation has just been launched.
Join in the fun of the National Riding Festival from June - August
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 UK Horse Riding / Equestrian Web sites directory from Equestrianism.net   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-16)
UK Horse Riding / Equestrian Web sites directory from Equestrianism.net
Fly repellent and sun block for sensitive areas of horses.
We've trawled the Web to create a definitive list of the UK's very best equestrian Web sites.
www.equestrianism.net /horse-riding-websites4.html   (101 words)

 Hints on Equestrianism for the Fair Sex from Godey's Lady's Book 1849
Hints on Equestrianism for the Fair Sex from Godey's Lady's Book 1849
Hints on Equestrianism for the Fair Sex from Godey's Lady's Book 1849 by a Noted Lady Equestrian
You may link to any page in my site.
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