WEG 2006

Nancy Jaffer at the WEG, ready to go in the 450 Euro hat she didn't buy, loaded down with her photo vest, photo pinnie, camera and monopod.

Looking Back at the 2006 World Equestrian Games

EquiSearch's Nancy Jaffer reflects on her favorite moments--and what she'd change--at the 2006 World Equestrian Games that ended September 3.

World Equestrian Games 2006: Photo Gallery

Want more photos from Aachen? Check out our photo gallery from the 2006 World Equestrian Games.

WEG 2006 Diary: Jim Wofford, Day 5

Veteran eventer Jim Wofford files his final diary entry from the 2006 World Equestrian Games after the last day of eventing action.

WEG 2006 Diary: Jim Wofford, Day 4

Veteran eventer Jim Wofford shares his take on cross-country day at the 2006 World Equestrian Games in his fourth diary entry.

WEG 2006 Diary: Jim Wofford, Day 3

Top eventing trainer Jim Wofford files his third report from the World Equestrian Games in Aachen, Germany.

WEG 2006 Diary: Jim Wofford, Day 2

Top eventing trainer Jim Wofford takes you through the cross-country course at the 2006 World Equestrian Games in his second online diary entry.

Debbie McDonald and Brentina competing August 23 at the 2006 WEG. | © 2006 by Nancy Jaffer

Brentina Withdrawn from WEG Competition

Due to a veterinary concern, Brentina and Debbie McDonald have withdrawn from the individual dressage competition at the 2006 World Equestrian Games.

Jim Wofford at the 2006 World Equestrian Games | ? 2006 by Nancy Jaffer

WEG 2006 Diary: Jim Wofford, Day 1

Top eventing trainer Jim Wofford is at the World Equestrian Games and is filing diary entries about his experience. Read his first entry here.

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WEG 2006 Blog: An Insider's View

Can't make it to Germany for the 2006 World Equestrian Games show jumping? Krista Freundlich, a trainer at Beacon Hill Show Stables, gives you the insider's scoop in her blog.

Final U.S. WEG Eventing Team, Individuals Named

The U.S. Equestrian Federation has named the final eventing team and individuals who will represent the United States at the 2006 World Equestrian Games.

The WEG opening with plenty of pomp and circumstance | © Nancy Jaffer 2006

WEG 2006 Opening Ceremonies

Over 37,000 enthusiastic fans attended the opening ceremonies of the 2006 World Equestrian Games in Aachen, Germany. Nancy Jaffer reports for EquiSearch.

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WEG 2006 Blog: Notes from Debbie McDonald

American dressage superstar Debbie McDonald and her mount Brentina are in the medal hunt at the 2006 World Equestrian Games. Read Debbie's blog about her experience abroad.

The 1986 world championship U.S. show jumping team | © 1986 by Nancy Jaffer

2006 World Equestrian Games Predictions

Veteran equestrian journalist Nancy Jaffer predicts who will take the medals in all seven disciplines at the 2006 World Equestrian Games in Aachen, Germany.

2006 FEI World Equestrian Games Schedule

The 2006 FEI World Equestrian Games kick off August 21 in Aachen, Germany. Get the complete event schedule here.

Dermott Lennon of Ireland and Liscalgot, gold-medal winners at the 2002 World Equestrian Games. | Photo by Kit Houghton/FEI

World Equestrian Games Preview: Show Jumping

Find out who's in the hunt for show jumping gold at the 2006 FEI World Equestrian Games.

Ijsbrand Chardon of the Netherlands, en route to his gold medal at the 2002 World Equestrian Games. | Photo by Kit Houghton/FEI

World Equestrian Games Preview: Driving

Discover what the courses will be like and who stands a chance at winning the four-in-hand driving championship at the 2006 FEI World Equestrian Games.

Gold medal winner Shawn Flarida at the 2002 World Equestrian Games. | Photo by Kit Houghton/FEI

World Equestrian Games Preview: Reining

August 9, 2006 -- Reining returns for the second time in World Equestrian Games history in 2006. Learn more about the sport and who's challenging the U.S. riders.

Nadine Capellmann and Farbenfroh win gold at the 2002 World Equestrian Games in Jerez, Spain. | Photo by Kit Houghton/FEI

World Equestrian Games Preview: Dressage

The world's best dressage riders will compete for individual medals in the Grand Prix Special and Freestyle for the first time since 1994 at the FEI World Equestrian Games. Find out about the competition and who the top contenders are.

The 2002 World Equestrian Games United States eventing team gold-medalists. L to R: David O'Connor, Kim Vinoski (now Severson), Amy Tryon and John Williams with team trainer Mark Phillips. | Photo by Kit Houghton/FEI

World Equestrian Games Preview: Eventing

Get a sneak peek at the cross-country course for the 2006 World Equestrian Games eventing competition, plus find out which countries will be the ones to beat.

The 1990 World Equestrian Games Endurance World Champion Becky Hart (USA) and Grand Sultan | Photo by Kit Houghton/FEI

World Equestrian Games Preview: Endurance

Find out what goes into organizing the 2006 World Equestrian Games endurance competition, what the route is like and who the strongest contenders are.

U.S. Reining Team Announced for 2006 WEG

Four horse-and-rider combinations have been named to the reining team that will compete for the United States in the 2006 FEI World Equestrian Games.

U.S. Show Jumping Team Announced for 2006 World Equestrian Games

The United States Equestrian Federation has named the show jumping team that will represent America at the 2006 World Equestrian Games.

Flarida Wins Adequan/USEF Open Reining Championship Qualifier

Shawn Flarida and Rowdy Yankee won the final Adequan/USEF Open Reining Championship Qualifier at the National Reining Breeders Classic on April 21.

USEF Names 10 to WEG Show Jumping Short List

The USEF has named 10 horse-and-rider combinations to the U.S. show jumping team short list. The 2006 World Equestrian Games team will be chosen from the list.