We are is deeply saddened to announce that a tragic accident causing the death of rider Tina Richter-Vietor (GER), 32, occurred during the Cross Country phase of CIC 2* Schenefeld (GER) on Saturday 4 August.
Tina Richter-Vietor was a highly experienced and well known rider. She had been a double bronze medallist at the European Eventing Championship for Young Riders; two weeks ago she won the German national Eventing title with the regional team of Weser-Ems.
The causes of this accident are currently being investigated. This fatality is taken very seriously and will be addressed by the FEI Safety Sub-Committee.
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