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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 workshop at the annual meetings
04-09-2015 - 11:13

Due to a request from the FEI to the common sport horse breeding world the Board has decided to change the workshop during our annual meetings.

Danish Champion Mares of the Year
03-09-2015 - 08:46

In retrospect the Danish Warmblood Elite Show 2015 has been the most successful to date in terms of numbers of visitors, participants and turnover, and not least the quality of the horses which was extremely pleasing to the breeding committee

2 y.o. Champion Fillies of the Year
03-09-2015 - 08:45

Two 2 y.o. Champion Fillies of the Year have been appointed at the Danish Warmblood Elite Show at Vilhelmsborg

Four Outstanding Champion foals
03-09-2015 - 08:43

At the Danish Warmblood Elite Show at Vilhelmsborg four foals have been named the 20015 Champion Foals of the Year

Last date for entry for the annual meetings approaching...
31-08-2015 - 13:19

Pleae remember that the latest entry for the annual meetings and the hotel room reservation in Vienna October 2015 is on September 6th - and since there are many tourists and congresses in Vienna during October, booking of axcommodation should not be further postponed!

Interview with HRH Princess Benedikte
25-08-2015 - 09:49

Following the announcement of WBFSH's new partnership with Rolex HRH Princess Benedikte, patron to the WBFSH, spoke to the press

Holsteiner Association 2014 JOC Owner of the Year
24-08-2015 - 14:31

Aachen, Germany - The Jumping Owners Club (JOC) is proud to announce that the Holsteiner Association, owner of the top ranked bay stallion, Casall Ask, has been named Owner of the Year for 2014

WBFSH and Rolex announce new partnership
22-08-2015 - 13:41

Aachen, Germany: The World Breeding Federation for Sport Horses (WBFSH) is proud to announce a new partnership with Rolex, the leading brand of the Swiss watch industry and a committed supporter of equestrian sports

WBFSH announces major new partnership
21-08-2015 - 13:44

On Saturday 22 August, Her Royal Highness, Princess Benedikte of Denmark and Jan Pedersen, President of the WBFSH, will be hosting a press conference at the European Championships in Aachen to announce a major new partnership

Ermelo ready to host WBCYH in 2016
13-08-2015 - 18:09

ERMELO – The prestigious FEI World Breeding Dressage Championships for Young Horses will be held at the National Equestrian Center in Ermelo from 28 – 31 July 2016

Stallions top the finals for 6-year-olds
09-08-2015 - 14:45

The three medals in the 6-year-old finals were claimed by three very different stallions from three different studbooks from three different countries

Sensational sisters' act
08-08-2015 - 18:16

The final for 5-year olds at the FEI/WBFSH World Championships for Young Dressage Horses in Verden, Germany, became a sensation as two full siblings claimed gold and silver

Winners with a well-kept secret
08-08-2015 - 08:49

VERDEN, GERMANY: After the two qualifications at the FEI/WBFSH World Championships for Young Dressage Horses in Verden, Germany, Danish Warmblood horses are in the lead of both age divisions. The two winners, Fiontini and Sezuan, have a well-kept secret – together!

The three last 5-year-old finalists
07-08-2015 - 19:49

The three last 5-year-old finalists have been named today. Hanoverian Florina overshone the rest of the crowd

Sezuan demonstrates his supremacy
07-08-2015 - 14:32

Last years' winner of the qualifier and final for 5-year-olds, Sezuan repeated his supremacy today under the saddle of Germany Dorothee Schneider riding for Denmark

An emotional end to the Verden era
07-08-2015 - 08:53

At the organisers' official reception at the Verden showgrounds last night emotions were expressed in the honest talks about the end of the world championships in Verden

Quaterback with five 6-year-old participants
07-08-2015 - 08:39

This morning the qualification for the 6-year-old horses at the world championships in Verden has commenced. The stallion Quaterback dominates the starting list with none less than five offspring competing

High quality in the first qualifier in Verden
06-08-2015 - 17:04

Unequalled high quality painted the picture of the 5-year-old qualifier of the FEI/WBFSH World Championships for young dressage horses at the Dressage and Jumping Festival in Verden today

Former Verden participants developing well
06-08-2015 - 15:52

In today's final for 7- and 8-year-olds which are former participants in the World Championg for Young Horses in Verden  we saw a promising development of the top placed horses

The show has begun
06-08-2015 - 09:26

At the Dressage and Jumping Festival in Verden the FEI/WBFSH World Championships for young dressage horses has kicked off with the qualification for the 5-year-olds this morning