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Ramey DVM, David W.

Dr. David Ramey is a 1983 graduate of the Colorado State University School of Veterinary Medicine.  Following graduation, Dr.... more

Rath, Matthais Alexander

The son of a former German professional dressage champion, Matthais has had the benefit of riding a series of... more

Raymont, Billy

Billy began riding at a very early age and he developed into being one of Australia’s most successful showjumping... more

Rehbein, Herbert

Although he came from a non-horsey family, Herbert was always fascinated by horses and left school at the age... more

Robert, Michel

He began riding at age four. He states on his personal website that the first ‘horse’ he rode was... more


BVSc BScAgr MACVSc Diplomate ACT Simon has been involved in equine breeding and stud practice for many years.  He is... more

Robson, Gabriella

Successful young dressage rider. more

Roe, Nick

Nick Roe has had a multi-faceted equestrian life, as an event rider, a veterinarian, as a lecturer in Equine... more

Rolton, Gill

Gill Rolton competed at two Olympic Games, Barcelona and Atlanta – where her fall and subsequent remount to finish... more

Rose, Shane

As a young man, Shane had to choose between rugby and horses, and the horses won. He runs a... more

Rosie, Dirk Willem

Dirk Willem Rosie is editor-in-chief of Dutch equestrian newspaper, Het Sportpaard and Horsetelex.nl. Dirk worked for 13 years as editor... more

Rothenberger, Sönke

For the new face on the German Dressage Team, dressage is very much a family affair. Both his parents... more

Rowland, Alison

Alison Rowland started her riding career in Northhampton, West Australia, some 500 kilometers north of Perth. As a small... more

Roycroft, Barry

Selected for four Olympic Games: Tokyo (1964) reserve rider Showjumping, Munich (1972) Showjumping team abandoned due to horse injury,... more

Roycroft, Bill

Bill was one of the most respected and loved horsemen in Australian history. He was injured on the cross... more

Roycroft, Vicki

Vicki Roycroft has been a member of three Olympic and three World Championship Teams representing Australia. She has been... more

Roycroft, Wayne

Wayne a three-time Olympian; 1968, 1976 and 1984 (also selected for Moscow in 1980, which was boycotted) winning two... more

Ryan, Heath

After a successful career as an eventer, Heath Ryan has more recently been equally successful as a dressage rider.... more

Ryan, Matthew

Matt first came to the UK in 1984 to be a Working Pupil with British International 3 Day Event... more

Ryan, Rozzie

Rozzie has had a string of good dressage horses, starting with her first Grand Prix horse, the Thoroughbred, Stirling... more