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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.

New June rankings published
25-07-2016 - 10:26

You will now find the new rankings for 30th June online and you will find some changes in the studbook rankings

Oldenburg's Champion Mares Crowned
25-07-2016 - 10:26

Oldenburg's queen mares have been crowned. A stand-alone event in former times, the Elite Broodmare Show has been an integral part of the Oldenburg State Show, enchanting spectators in Rastede's Schlosspark for the eleventh year now

Ermelo participants published
21-07-2016 - 11:23

ERMELO – The FEI/WBFSH World Breeding Dressage Championships for Young Horses will be organised on the National Equestrian Centre in Ermelo from 28 to 31 July. By now, all the competitors of this prestigious world championship are known. No less than 97 riders, coming from 26 countries, presenting 111 horses will make their appearance at the event where sports and breeding come together

Summary of annual member reports for 2015
19-07-2016 - 14:28

Two years ago the Board decided to expand the annual foal number report into a report with additional breed information, and all members have received the WBFSH Annual Member/Studbook Report for 2015 by email to be filled in and returned. 

UPDATED - as per July 27th

The Dutch representatives for Ermelo
18-07-2016 - 11:49

The Dutch have name the 18 young dressage horses to compete at this year's World Breeding Dressage Championships for Young Horses in Ermelo

Newsletter from European Horse Network July 2016
14-07-2016 - 09:26

The European Horse Network just sent us a newsletter. Read more on Brexit influences, a new member, responsible ownership, and much more.

Programme for Ermelo now available
11-07-2016 - 09:02

ERMELO – The prestigious FEI/WBSFH World Breeding Dressage Championships for Young Horses is just around the corner

The Danish representatives for Ermelo
03-07-2016 - 08:12

During two selection days at Vilhelmsborg, Aarhus, the 5-, 6- og 7-year-old dressage horses to represent Danmark at the FEI/WBFSH World Championships in Ermelo have now been named

New updated guidelines for Ermelo 2016
21-06-2016 - 14:04

UPDATED: As per June 22nd a new and updated version of this year's guidelines for World Breeding Championship for Young Dressage Horses has been published. New is the information about the CDI1* for 8 year old approved stallions.

Older stallions KWPN approved
27-05-2016 - 14:20

After the approval of 15 jumper stallions and 8 dressage stallion, the past days two more stallions got their approval, the Clearway-son Chapeau TN and Wynton-son Four Legends KS

Collection of 15 Jumper Stallions Approved
27-05-2016 - 14:17

The spring performance test concluded with the approval of 15 jumper stallions, 9 of which scored more than 80 points. With 84.5 points, the Codex One son I Am Codex was deemed the most complete jumper

Eight Dressage Stallions Approved
27-05-2016 - 13:33

The spring performance test also yielded high-quality dressage stallions. All eight of the participating stallions were approved, with the highest score (85) awarded to the Desperado son Dettori

New department – an introductory letter and Forum Framework documents
27-05-2016 - 11:42

Since last General Assembly the WBFSH has constituted it self with a new department structure.

Newsletters are all online
27-05-2016 - 10:57

We publish and keep the newsletters sent to our members during the years.

Today a new newsletter was sent to your studbook from the WBFSH secreatariat.

The Rolex/WBFSH rankings are online
26-05-2016 - 13:01

The most recent 2016 Rolex/WBFSH dressage, show jumping and eventing rankings for breeders and studbooks are now online

Michael and Sam did the impossible
09-05-2016 - 15:15

La Biosthetique-Sam FBW and his rider Michael Jung wrote history at the CIC4* Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials by claiming the Rolex Grand Slam

Two British members have merged
26-04-2016 - 09:42

The WBFSH was recently informed that the Scottish Sport Horse Association has been taken over by the Sport Horse Breeders of Great Britain.

New German breeding cooperation
22-04-2016 - 09:09

The studbook of horse breeders in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern has voted on a decision to cooperate with the association of South German studbooks

Seven stallions approved at DWB licensing
21-04-2016 - 08:37

At the Danish Warmblood saddle licensing seven stallions were approved on 20 April; two show jumpers and five dressage stallions including a German licensing champion and Bundeschampion

Correction to the 2015 WBFSH Eventing Sire Ranking
24-03-2016 - 18:23

A correction to the 2015 WBFSH Eventing Sire Ranking has brought the Holsteiner sire Limmerick into the Top Ten