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IN THE FOCUS on Tour

The editor of IN THE FOCUS is currently traveling with a tour group in Russia to visit the famous stud of Russian purebred Arabians in Tersk. Also planned are visits to the Achal Teke Stud Stavropol and the Arabian and English Thoroughbred Stud Samovolov. Also trips to the town of Pyatigorsk, Kislovodsk, and – for …

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Arabian of the Year 2019 – Al Ashar

It was again an exciting race for first place and in the final spurt Al Ashar was ahead! In total, around 2,500 votes were cast, of which Al Ashar got over 900 – his fan club is truly remarkable! The talented Al Ashar (Ashur / Aswana V) * 2005, bred and owned by Helena Hecker, …

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Results of the Pride of Poland Auction 2019

At this year’s “Pride of Poland” auction, 14 out of 21 offered horses changed hands. Overall, almost 1.4 million euros were transacted. The most expensive mare was Galerida, who was purchased by Al Thumama Stud, Qatar, for € 400,000.

Umfrage – Welche Veranstaltung hätten Sie denn gern? (Seite 2)

Wie weit sind Sie bereit zu fahren, um an einer der vorangenannten Veranstaltungen teilzunehmen? ___________________________________________________________________________________ Wieviel Geld wären Sie bereit auszugeben, um an einer der vorangenannten Veranstaltungen teilzunehmen? Kosten bitte pro Pferd / Person an einem Wochenende veranschlagen (Boxengeld, Nenngeld, Hotel, Benzin, Essen, Trinken, Eintritt). ___________________________________________________________________________________ Welche Gründe gibt es für Sie, an keiner der …

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Umfrage – Welche Veranstaltung hätten Sie denn gern? (Seite 1)

Veranstaltungen haben es dieser Tage nicht leicht – entweder sie müssen mit einem Minimum an Teilnehmern sich so grad über die Runden retten, oder sie werden ganz abgesagt. Woran liegt es? Ist es das Veranstaltungskonzept? Besteht überhaupt ein Interesse, mit seinen Pferd irgendwohin zu gehen – oder gilt das Motto: Zuhause ist es am schönsten? …

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Cancelled! Day of the purebred Arabian in Bavaria

The event “Day of the purebred Arabian in Bavaria”, which was panned to be held on 21.-22. September, unfortunately had to be cancelled!With this, once again a horse-friendly event for the Arabian breed is lost …The plan was to have an entertaining, versatile and varied event, which was so well received last year. Unfortunately, there …

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For the first time show with price money in Switzerland

On 14th September, the Swiss Arab Horse Society (SZAP) invites you to its annual national championship and breed stock show in the Horse Park Zurich-Dielsdorf. Included in the event are also numerous riding classes and an international Aljassimiya Amateur Challenge.For the first time in Switzerland, the National Championship and the gelding classes will be awarded …

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Arabian blood in Trakehner breeding

Even though it has been a few months, the pain is still deep in breeder Bernd Zimmermann about the loss of his mare Amurath Masira (Dahab / Mahara) * 2001, who died shortly after the birth of her foal. On Masira, daughter Lena had learned to ride, she was Gabi Zimmermann’s darling, and for Bernd …

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The European Champions of Shagya-Arabians

All results, all Champions in the photo gallery.More photos on our photo agency website. Download the results here:

Potato Richardson had an accident

Potato Richardson with Filouette at the Tevis Cup 2015photo: www.cogneephotograhy.com American endurance icon Potato Richardson (aged 76) had an accident while training his mare La Princessa Tzia for the oncoming Tevis Cup. On a training ride, both horse and rider struck a tree protruding on the trail and fell. Potato Richardson suffered from a broken …

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