All SWB eventing horses have passed the trot up. Good luck everyone!

The Timetable for Olympic Eventing is as follows:

Saturday 28 july 10.00-16.45 Eventing Dressage (Linda Algotsson with La Fair 11.28), Sunday 29 july 10.00-16.45 Eventing Dressage (Sara Algotsson-Ostholt with Wega 1.24, Niklas Lindbäck with Mister Pooh 13.02) Startlist >>. Monday 30 july 12.30-16.45 Cross Country and 10.30-13.15 first round Show Jumping (team), Tuesday 31 july 14.30-15.40 second round Show Jumping (individual).

All times are taken from www.london2012.com and are subject to change.

Picture: Wega, from http://www.hippson.se.

Kentucky Summer Horse Show, july 25-29

Shane Sweetnam (IRL) and Siri (SWB born 2002 by Quite Easy out of Silla (42) 21313 by Favorit-Emalj, breeder Lars Holmén) placed 5th in Hagyard Lexington Classic. Mallory Vale (USA) and Chawa (SWB born 1998 by Warsteiner out of Chatezze 24041 by Cortez-Chagall, breeder Christine Stålhammar) placed 8th in 1.40. Megan Edrick (USA) and Cadence (SWB born 2001 by Cardento out of Main Mirco (1) 25232 by Irco Marco-Crown Point xx, breeder Marina Björkman) placed 11th in 1.40. Shane Sweetnam (IRL) and Kalle (SWB born 2002 by Camaro M out of Kate (37) by Excall-Lansiär, breeder Kerstin Jansson) placed 4d in 1.35. Kaely Tomeu (USA) and Kalle (SWB born 2002 by Camaro M out of Kate (37) by Excall-Lansiär, breeder Kerstin Jansson) placed 9th in 1.40 for Junior riders.

Source http://www.kentuckyhorseshows.com

Soon to be double Olympian for the Canadian dressage team, Jacqueline Brooks says she has always wanted to be part of the Olympic Games!

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Her partner for London, Swedish Warmblood D Niro (by D-Day) has been training with the Canadian since Febuary 2011 and has given Jacqueline more than just what you see in the arena!

"D-Niro is a perfect match for both my riding style and my personality!! He was in Chris Von Martels' barn to be sold and Chris knew he was the horse for me!!!"

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Read the article on Eurodressage >>

CSI*/*** D’Heyboght Beervelde, Belgium 26-29 july

Peder Zeiloth (SWE) and Kelly Ek (SWB born 2004 by Cornetto out of Kim by Recruut-Vasco, breeder Lena and Benny Zeiloth) placed 11th and 12th in two 1.20.

Source http://www.flanders-horse-event.com

One and a half weeks ago, Malin Baryard-Johnsson’s ride Tornesch got an injury and was replaced on the team by reserves Lisen Bratt Fredricson and Matrix (SWB born 2002 by Cardento out of Medusa 17845 by Maximus-Drabant, breeder Charlotta and Jan Forsman). With these changes the Swedes have an extra back-up in Helena Persson and Bonzai H (SWB born 2000 by Baloubet du Roet out of Wotin 25052 by Caletto II-Capitano, breeder Anita and Bengt Johansson) who will join the team in their preparations towards the Olympics.

Source http://www3.ridsport.se