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Dear reader,

On this site you will find the latest news from all WBFSH members. With this service we aim to provide you with a broad insight into the worldwide sport horse breeding scene with relevant information and photos.

We feature stallion licensings, elite mare shows, foal championships, riding championships for young horses as well as we feature title winners such as Stallion of the Year and Breeder of the Year in the respective studbooks.

All news items are listed in the archives by calendar year in the menu bar on the left hand side whilst the most recent of news are listed below.

We hope you will enjoy the site and return regularly for an update on the latest breeding news.

Second day of qualifications
22-09-2017 - 17:59

Friday was the second day of qualifications for 5-, 6- and 7-year old horses at the FEI/WBFSH World Breeding Championships in Lanaken, Belgium

Sire of the World 2017: Jupiter VG
22-09-2017 - 17:42

50 stallions competed in the prestigeous show jumping class "Sire of the World 2017" this afternoon. Only 8 y.o. BWP stallion Jupiter VG claimed the coveted title

The best young jumpers meet at Zangersheide
21-09-2017 - 19:07

Once again the magnificent facilities at Zangersheide in Lanaken, Belgium set the frame of the FEI/WBFSH World Breeding Championships for Young Show Jumpers

What to do in November....
14-09-2017 - 10:22

How about a visit to Denmark for the WBFSH Annual meetings?

Weishaupt won the Rolex Grand Prix
11-09-2017 - 12:54

Spruce Meadows, Canada – The CP ‘International’, presented by Rolex has been won by Germany’s Philipp Weishaupt riding LB Convall at the CSIO Spruce Meadows ‘Masters’, one of the toughest Grand Prix on the global equestrian circuit. Luciana Diniz from Portugal riding Fit For Fun 13 was second and McLain Ward from the United States riding HH Azur came in third

Summary from seminar in Sweden
05-09-2017 - 10:38

From the seminar in Sweden during the European Championships we have received a summary and a link to the recording of the seminars.

Danish Warmblood Mares of the Year
30-08-2017 - 16:19

At the Danish Warmblood Equsana Elite Show the best young mares from all over the country gather to compete for the champion titles of the year. Four 3-year-old saddle-graded mares were awarded a gold medal

The future generation of DWB mares
30-08-2017 - 13:31

It is a popular tradition to present 2-year-old filles for evalution on conformation and gaits or free-jumping, and the best from all over the country gather at the Elite Show to compete for the champion titles

The Danish Foal Champions of 2017
30-08-2017 - 11:07

At the Danish Warmblood Elite Show at Vilhelmsborg four foal champion titles have been appointed

Two 10s for world champion Lordswood Dancing Diamond
06-08-2017 - 19:34

Concluding the FEI / WBFSH World Breeding Dressage Championships, the final for the six-year-old dressage horses took place this afternoon. This final was again an exciting one

A battle between stallions
06-08-2017 - 14:51

This morning the final of the FEI/WBFSH WORLD BREEDING DRESSAGE CHAMPIONSHIPS for five-year-olds took place. Both the qualifiers and the small final forecasted a dream final with lots of quality

Another triple world champion from Denmark
05-08-2017 - 18:53

For the third consecutive year the Danish Warmblood mare succeed in winning the gold medal beautifully steared through her test by Spanish Severo Jurado Lopez

Another three 5-year-old finalist
05-08-2017 - 15:14

The field of 15 five-year-old finalists is now complete. Riders from Denmark, Sweden and Belgium succeeded in getting a place in the finals on Sunday

Three more 7-year-old finalists
04-08-2017 - 19:04

ERMELO: After the small final for 7-year-olds the final field of 15 finalists are now known. Among the three qualified through the small final is today's winning horse, aTrakehner from Luxemburg

12 six-year-old finalists are lined up
04-08-2017 - 19:00

ERMELO: After the second heat in the 6-year-olds qualifier we now know the names of the first 12 finalists. Today a new horse came in the lead

The first 12 five-year-old horses ready for the finals
04-08-2017 - 13:47

ERMELO: The remaining 5-year-old horses did the qualification today and a new horse came into second place making it a very strong field for the finals

Qualifier for 7-year-olds completed
03-08-2017 - 20:19

ERMELO: All 39 seven-year-old horses have completed their qualification test today. Last year's winner Fiontini took the lead in supreme style

6-year-olds half way through
03-08-2017 - 18:17

ERMELO: 21 out of a total of 43 horse and rider combinations have completed the qualifier for 6-year-olds in Verden today. Last year's silver medal winning horse is in the lead with a new rider who has already won several gold medals

First half of the qualifier for 5-year-olds
03-08-2017 - 13:24

ERMELO: Today the first 20 out of a total of 39 five-year-olds have competed in the qualification and achieved nothing less than three times the top score 10

The FEI/WBFSH World Championships for Young Dressage Horses in Ermelo
03-08-2017 - 08:52

ERMELO: Today the qualifications for 5-, 6- 7-year-old horses in the FEI/WBFSH World Championships for Young Dressage Horses are taking place in Ermelo, the Netherlands