December 19, 2008


The Quiet Man and Sarah Hansel fall at fence 13 at the Kentucky three-day-event in April 2008. The Quiet Man sustained a severe fracture of the distal scapula and shoulder joint of the right leg. He was later euthanised. © Tom Eblen/Lexington Herald-Leader

» Eventing safety news - 2009

 

19.12.08:
Eventing in crisis?

5.12.08:
Event course designers 'put horses at risk' - study

2.12.08:
Organisers saddened at death of Call Again Cavalier

1.12.08:
Express Eventing claims Mary King's Call Again Cavalier

25.11.08:
Caroline Pratt Memorial Bursary awarded for final time

23.11.08:
FEI approves horse trials safety innovations

13.11.08:
Three countries take part in injury survey

31.10.08:
British teenager killed in cross-country fall

26.10.08:
Zara Phillips' Tsunami dies after Pau cross-country fall

13.10.08:
Injured US event rider dies

9.10.08:
US engineers look to develop safer horse jumps

18.8.08:
Report made on Olympic cross-country change

16.8.08:
Irish eventer Stephen Moore dies after fall

10.8.08:
British rider killed in cross-country fall

1.8.08:
British Eventing snubs new safety rule

21.7.08:
Britain may reverse eventing safety rule
Dangerous cross-country riding targeted

9.7.08:
Wheelchair motorbike to make NZ debut

3.7.08:
Britain adopts 'fall and out' rule for eventing

1.7.08:
Aust eventing seeks national safety officer

14.6.08:
Insights into eventing injuries gained from research
Riders shoulder much of blame for falls

11.6.08:
Ideas flow as eventing explores safety issues

7.6.08:
New cross-country rule in place for Olympics

30.5.08:
Cross-country changes to stem horse, rider deaths

29.5.08:
Young rider's death accidental, inquest rules

28.5.08:
Mark Todd a welcome boost to troubled sport of eventing

27.5.08:
Parents of dead event rider sue equestrian bodies

21.5.08:
Nullabor's loss a tragedy for eventing

15.5.08:
Injured eventer Laine Ashker out of hospital
O'Connor's horse dies during cross-country
Study into equine pulmonary hemorrhage stepped up

9.5.08:
FEI starts study into eventing accidents

2.5.08:
Accidents damaging reputation of three-day eventing, says USEF

Laine Ashker making progress after cross-country fall

28.4.08:
US Eventing wants frangible pins compulsory

LOTR horse among two dead after Kentucky cross-country

22.4.08:
Ireland reels at death of event rider

10.4.08:
Darren Chiacchia's fall highlights equestrian safety

21.3.08:
Pulmonary hemorrhage and sudden death in the horse

19.3.08:
Event horses died of pulmonary hemorrhage

22.1.08
Eventing gets serious about preventing deaths

23.11.07
Eventing safety discussed before British rider's death

27.7.07
New cross-country safety measures introduced

12.5.07
Cross-country death, injuries concern equestrian federation

17.2.07
Is horse riding really that dangerous?