Charlotte Dujardin & Valegro set a new world record at the London Olympia Horse Show with an incredible 94.3% in the Grand Prix Freestyle!
The world's top showjumping horses and riders navigate a challenging CSI 5* 1.60m course to win their share of €350.000 & the Gucci Trophy at the 2014 Gucci Paris Masters. Only 13 of 44 horse & rider combinations make it to the jump-off.
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Philip is joined by a star of the silver screen - French actress Marina Hands - and Roger Deslauriers, the President of Bromont International where the next World Equestrian Games will take place in four years' time.
Frédérique Cottier and Steve Hadley talk jumping with Philip ahead of tomorrow's hotly anticipated final four. Sienna went out to the hippodrome to talk to some of the world's best drivers about the marathon course.
Jumping star Ben Maher (GB) paid us a visit, as did Hannah Selleck (USA) – here as a Just World ambassador. Jessica Schmitz, Pauline Riedl and Milena Hiemann – the German vaulters who are amongst the favourites to take gold in Normandy – also sat down with Philip today.
Philip was joined by two Aussies to kick off – Edwina Tops-Alexander and the driver Boyd Exell. Sienna visited the Alltech Experience in the Games Village to learn all about animal nutrition from the experts themselves.
Today on Chez Philip, Philip talks with Dr. Pearse Lyons, President of Alltech, members of the South African Vaulting team and US double Olympic gold medalist, Beezie Madden.
First up, Team USA’s drivers – in the form of Chester Weber, Misdee Wrigley-Miller and Allison Stroud - sat down with Philip to discuss their chances.
Germany’s golden girl, Sandra Auffarth, came into the studio to show off her two gold medals from the individual and team eventing. We had a visit from Fabien Grobon, the Director General of the organizing committee for the FEI Alltech World Equestrian Games 2014.
On this episode, Philip Ghazala talks with the Great Britain vaulting team plus a behind-the scenes look at the cross-country portion of the eventing competition, and a chat with the Australian endurance team.
Episode 7 of the Official Chat show of the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games 2014. In this episode we had British Reiners Jessica & Francesca Sternberg & Pedro Sebulka in the studio, as well a report from the Grand Prix Freestyle to Music.
Episode six features European, Olympic and World Champion Charlotte Dujardin. Patrik Kittel and his wife Lyndal Oatley also paid us a visit, and Sienna was up at the crack of dawn to report from the Endurance competition - won by HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum.
Episode five features the USA dressage team, Danish dressage star Nathalie zu sayn Wittgenstein, and USA para-dressage star Sydney Collier with her beloved helper Journey - the only dog to be accredited at WEG.
The Reiners Rested! And on today’s update, the stage was filled with Stetsons on US Gold Medalist and Hall-of-Famer Shawn Flarida and US champion Greg Darnall, now training for Mexico, who were joined by Ditte Poulsen of Denmark. Also, meet five-time German Olympian Isabell Werth who's horse, Bella Rose 2, injured a hoof.
Day three is the first medal day, so stand by for updates on HRTV.com for Team Reining and Team Dressage awards! On today’s show, meet the first ever Moroccan dressage rider at the Games, Yassine Rahmouni, Swede Minna Telde and para-dressage team member Bert Sheffield.
The day 2 update from the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games includes Britain’s double-paralympic gold medalist Natasha Baker as well as Valentina Truppa, the first Italian dressage rider to make an Olympic final for 20 years, and we meet a French cowboy!
In the inaugural episode of the Chez Philip show from the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games, meet one of Great Britain’s 2012 Olympic Team Dressage members, Carl Hester and hear from the US’s Mandy McCutcheon, the first woman to represent the USA in Reining at the FEI Alltech World Equestrian Games!
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