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Francis Clément: I want it to be impeccable

Francis Clément: I want it to be impeccable

Co-founder of the company Toubin & Clément, which designs equestrian surfaces, Francis Clément is on duty at D’Ornano Stadium to monitor how the surface holds up. The test events have given an idea about how the surfaces can be maintained,…

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Dressage: a smooth-running success

Dressage: a smooth-running success

After the two days of competition at d'Ornano Stadium, it is now "evaluation time" for the organisers, who seem very calm about welcoming the world’s ninety best dressage horses in less than two months. 

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Special Grand Prix: Aiming for a spot on the British team

Special Grand Prix: Aiming for a spot on the British team

Today’s Special Grand Prix looked almost like a repeat of yesterday’s Grand Prix. Great Britain came out on top again, this time with yesterday’s runner-up and winner switching places: Carl Hester took first today over fellow Brit Gareth Hughes,…

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Carl Hester: Nip Tuck – why not?

Carl Hester: Nip Tuck – why not?

The UK’s Carl Hester is THE guest star of the test events at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian GamesTM 2014 in Normandy. The reigning Olympic team gold medallist and coach of world dressage darling Charlotte Dujardin came in second today to fellow countryman…

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