FEQHA-Board informs: Disqualification at European Championship 2012
Dec 22, 2012

Disqualification at the European Championship of American Quarter Horses 2012

During the European Championship in Kreuth in August 2012 all in all 12 different horses were tested for drugs. The Institute of  Biochemistry of the German University of Sports in Köln, a FEI-recognized laboratory, performed the tests according to the guidelines of the FEI.

Two horses tested positive and prohibited substances were found.

The horses in question are disqualified for the entire European Championship 2012 and stripped of any titles. Furthermore any potential awards have to be given back to the organizers for redistribution.

The horses in question are MADAME MACHINE and WISELY VICTORIOUS.

The owners and riders have been informed.