FEI - is the Fédération Equestre Internationale, founded in 1921, and is the international body governing equestrian sport recognised by the International Olympic Committee (IOC). Equestrian sport has been on the Olympic programme since 1912 with three disciplines: Jumping, Dressage and Eventing. The FEI is based on the principle of equality and mutual respect between all 134 affiliated National Federations, without prejudice to race, religion or internal politics.
USEF- is United States Equestrian Federation which serves as the National Governing Body for Equestrian Sport. The USEF is dedicated to uniting the equestrian community, honoring achievement, and serving as guardians of equestrian sport.
Horses - provides an overview of a large number of horse breeds.
British Showjumping - is an Olympic Sport and competes under the Team GBR banner at least once a year whether it be at the European Championships, the World Equestrian Games or the Olympics.
USDF - is the United States Dressage Federation and is a national membership organization dedicated to dressage, a method of horse training in existence since ancient Greece and an Olympic sport since the inception of the modern Olympics in the late 1800’s.
British Dressage - is committed to making sure dressage is the very best it can be, for grassroots riders to Olympians alike and to ensure the sport continues to go from strength to strength.
Spanish Riding School - in Vienna is the only institution in the world which has practiced for over 430 years and continues to cultivate classical equitation in the Renaissance tradition of the haute école.
Equestrian in Portugal
FEP - is the Portuguese equestrian federation which was founded in 1927 and is fundamental organising and regulating equestrian sports in Portugal.
Portuguese equestrian news - provided by Portugal Blog which is a blog focused in Portugal but giving an emphasis to the equestrian sports.
APSL - the Portuguese association of Lusitano horse breeders. As the Lusitano horse is the best known and appreciated Portuguese, horse this is an important horse breeders association in the Portuguese context.
Portuguese sadddles - handmade in Portugal, from the Lusitano brand and on sale at the Portugal Shop.
Horseball in Portugal - a must for anyone interested to know about horseball in Portugal.
Equestrian Portugal - offers a view about Portuguese horses, horse equipment and horse riding in Portugal.
Equitacao - the internet version of a Portuguese horse magazine about equitation.
Portuguese equestrian - covering a range of equestrian topics from a Portuguese perspective.
Portuguese School of Equestrian Art - an interesting equestrian school to understand and preserve the Portuguese equitation. If you will have an opportunity to see one of its performances you will not forget it.