Valentina working on a trio as hope for Tokyo Olympics
Valentina Truppa salutes a great sporting year, marked by the beautiful participation at the past Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
For Valentina Truppa, the post Olympic period was one of the most productive and a source of great satisfaction.... (continue reading)
Thank you Chablis!
Rio de Janeiro, August 2016 - In tears, with heart touching words and a long hug, Valentina Truppa wanted to say "thank you" to her partner, Chablis, at the end of their performance at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
"To you partner of countless... (continue reading)
Go Valentina! Live the dream!
Asti, August 2016 - Valentina Truppa is in Rio de Janeiro and this marks the beginning of the dream of the Italian Olympic Dressage. Valentina has prepared herself to this moment, and riding Fixdesign Chablis will show us the value of passion and real sport, sharing... (continue reading)
Valentina Truppa continuing her remarkable return to the top
Italy's Valentina Truppa and Fixdesign Eremo del Castegno were also highly impressive when posting 79.400 which would earn fourth spot at the end of the day. There is something very different about this pair since they have returned to action following a very nasty... (continue reading)
Italy's Valentina Truppa, continuing her remarkable return to the top
Italy's Valentina Truppa, continuing her remarkable return to the top end of the sport after a career-threatening head injury sustained in June, presented a lovely clean test from the 14-year-old Fixdesign Eremo del Castegno. The picture looked a little different,... (continue reading)
Valentina Truppa is back
After the severe accident occurred on June 7th in Arezzo (ITA) Valentina Truppa is back to official competions next week for the Italian Championship in Arezzo where she will be present with Fixdesign Eremo del Castegno. Her statement: "I start again in the Italian... (continue reading)
In September I will be back riding and every show, every results achieved will be for me a GREAT VICTORY!!
A very difficult period of my life is over and I have so many huge thanks to address: to my parents and my family, my boyfriend Gianandrea, my horse mates, Marta and Jack, my horse grooms, vet, blacksmith an my fitness trainer Roberto Garri.
A special... (continue reading)
Complete recovery for Valentina Truppa, on time to be back in the saddle for the qualifications' legs of the World Cup and Olympics Games Rio 2016
Siena, on 30th July 2015 - Truppa family is glad to share the latest medical press release concerning Valentina's health condition. As stated by prof. Alessandro Rossi from the Policlinico Santa Maria delle Scotte in Siena. Valentina Truppa went through a scheduled... (continue reading)
Valentina Truppa is getting better. She’ll be soon out of hospital
Siena, June 9th - The family of Valentina Truppa hereby gives notice about the medical bulletin issued by the Policlinico Santa Maria delle Scotte in Siena.
June 9, 2015, 2,00 pm: medical report of the patient Valentina Truppa. General and neurological... (continue reading)
Prognosis being reserved for Valentina Truppa
Arezzo, 7th June 2015 - Able Carabiniere Valentina Truppa has lost consciousness as a consequence of falling from her horse. She has been sent to San Donato Hospital emergency row. After some medical check-up, she has been transported to Policlinico Santa Maria... (continue reading)
The riding stars in the CDI4*
The dressage elite's galloping exhibition at Dressage International!
Their homes are the world's most famous dressage arenas and millions of fans worldwide celebrate them as if they were pop stars. From the 28th till the 31st of May 2015 they will be really... (continue reading)
2nd place for Valentina Truppa in Muenich-Riem
Today all combinations in the Global Dressage Analytics WDM Grand Prix Special presented by the Fürst Fugger Privatbank showed much better performances than in yesterday's Grand Prix. The sun was shining in Munich and the ambiance in the NÜRNBERGER... (continue reading)
Valentina and Chablis win with solid performance
Italy's Valentina Truppa won the WDM Vian Group Grand Prix Freestyle with her Danish-bred Fixdesign Chablis. The pair showed a solid performance with hardly any mistakes. Valentina did leave out a few difficult excersises she usually shows in her Freestyle, probably... (continue reading)
Italian Team Selected for 2014 World Equestrian Games
The Italian Equestrian Federation (FISE) and its head of the dressage department, Laura Conz, have announced the team that will represent Italy at the 2014 World Equestrian Games in Caen, France, on 25 - 29 August 2014.
The Italian WEG team... (continue reading)
Sometimes the score is not important
Sometimes the score is not important.
Today Eremo has been at the top and to me our performance was of 82/83%, but this is dressage and we are on foreign soil... The Indoor brabant pubblic's ovation is worth more than a victory.
The next appointment for... (continue reading)
Promising rider line up at inaugural WDM Vidauban
Top dressage riders will compete for the 100,000 euros prizemoney which is on offer in the World Dressage Masters in Vidauban from 5 til 9 March. In total 18 riders from 9 nations will start in either the Horse Box Austria Grand Prix Special or the Exquis WDM Grand... (continue reading)
Golden tris for Italian Valentina Truppa and Fixdesign Eremo del Castegno
At the Vidauban Dressage festival, the Italian lady rider wearing the uniform of the Carabinieri scored victory in Grand Prix, Grand Prix Special and Grand Prix Freestyle
The Carabiniere Scelto Valentina Truppa and her Fixdesign Eremo del... (continue reading)
Valentina Truppa wears gold
Frankfurt (GER), December 2013 - Valentina Truppa took the first place in the Freestyle Grand Prix at the Cdi4* Festhallen Reitturnier in Frankfurt on Italian horse Fixdesign Eremo del Castegno.
The pair scored the 79,475%. The Italian lady rider danced on... (continue reading)
Valentina Truppa & Eremo del Castegno Take Salzburg CDI5* Grand Prix for Freestyle
SALZBURG, Austria, Dec. 6 2013- Italy's Valentina Truppa and Fixdesign Eremo del Castegna won the Grand Prix to qualify for the Freestyle at the Pappas Amadeus CDI5* Friday.
Valentina and the 12-year-old Italian-bred gelding (Rohdiamany x Weltmeyer) scored... (continue reading)
Raimondo d'Inzeo passed away. Farewell to a legend
Raimondo D'Inzeo su Bellevue alle Olimpiadi di Montreal del 1976 (Olycom)
Rome, November 2013 - It happened yesterday, November the 15th 2013. At 8,30 pm, what we all knew soon or later has to happen still took us by surprise. You can never be completely... (continue reading)
Equita' Lyon 2013
The first-class Carabiniere Ms. Valentina Truppa on Fixdesign Eremo del Castegno will compete at the Cdi4* "Equita' Lyon" in France (30 October-1 November). The Penitentiary Police Assistant Ms. Ester Soldi on Harmonia will join on, a couple that will finalise their... (continue reading)
Next appointment of the Monferrato's Team
13-15 Coppa Italia Mondovì
26-29 Italian Dressage Championship 2013 and Cdi3* Arezzo
11-13 Coppa Italia None
Next appointment for Valentina Truppa on... (continue reading)
Proud father and trainer
Vincenzo Truppa has many titles: international dressage judge, chairman of the A.I.D.E.O the organisers' alliance as well as dressage trainer and father of Valentina Truppa, successful Italian dressage rider.
"Here in Herning I am a proud father and trainer... (continue reading)
Day of departure
It is the day of departure for European Dressage Championship in Herning (DEN).
«This was the last stage of many years of hard work. It was the summary of uphill roads and of some defeats. It has never been easy but we finally made it: 3 young girls, 3... (continue reading)
What a little big team Italia!
From the Italian Championships in 2012 to the Continental one in Herning.
What a challenge... What a perfectly reached dream: a complete Italian team by Monferrato with horse that were bred and trained in Italy, at Truppa's stables.... (continue reading)
Sauvignon and Scara Boa
Sauvignon, 4 years old, is full brother of Scara Boa - Scolari x Wolkenstein II - ridden by Lena Stegemann, the winner of World Young Horse Championship 5-year-old in Verden... (continue reading)
Italian Team Eu Ch in Herning (DEN)
Italian Equestrian Federation (Fise) has announced its team for the European Dressage Championships ECCO FEI European Championships Jumping, Dressage and Para-Dressage... (continue reading)
Valentina Truppa danced to victory in front of 4,000 spectators
"I had three very special days here on Schindlhof. It’s a place of good fortune for me. I think that our Freestyle worked out really well despite some little insecurities. Now Eremo will... (continue reading)
Valentina Truppa Grabs All Grand Prix Victories at Fritzens CDI4*, USAâ€™s Tina Konyot 2nd in KÃ¼r
FRITZENS, Austria, July 14-Italy's Valentina Truppa grabbed victories in the Freestyle on her Olympic mount Eremo del Castegno and the Special on Chablis on Sunday after taking both Grand Prix qualifying events at the Manfred Swarovski... (continue reading)
Golden Sunday for Truppa & Friends
Fritzens, July 2013 - Fixdesign Eremo del Castegno and Carabiniere Scelto Valentina Truppa dominated at the Cdi4* Manfred Swarovski in Fritzens (Aut). The Italian couple danced today on the Verdi and Rossini's music to score top position in the KuÌˆr. They achieved... (continue reading)
Second Grand Prix victory for Victoria Truppa with record score
Second Grand Prix victory for Valentina Truppa. Using her top horse Fixdesign Eremo del Castegno - they are the current number-9 duo according to the FEI ranking - Valentina Truppa won the Grand Prix (Qualifying for the Grand Prix Freestyle) with the excellent score... (continue reading)
Italyâ€™s Valentina Truppa & Chablis Capture Fritzens CDI4* Grand Prix
FRITZENS, Austria, July 12-Italy's Vlentina Truppa and Fixdesign Chablis, the horse she rode to medal-winning performances as a Young Rider six years ago, won the Manfred Swarovski Memorial Dressage CDI4* Grand Prix Friday.
Valentina and the 16-year-old Danish... (continue reading)
Colleferro cruelty case
During a long and difficult day, yesterday 50 equines were seized: 16 horses, 21 ponies, 7 donkeys, 4 mules and 2 hinnies. Among these numbered many pregnant mares still with this year’s young foals at foot. It is not easy to describe adequately just what is... (continue reading)
CDI4* CDI3* CDIU25 Valentina Truppa triumphs for Italy in the CDI4* Grand Prix Special
Valentina Truppa gave a stunning dressage performance today on her Eremo del Castegno in the CDI4* Grand Prix Special with a purse of €50,000. The number seven in the world only showed slight inaccuracies with the 12-year-old Rohdiamant son and finished the... (continue reading)
CDI4* CDI3* CDIU25 A textbook test by Valentina Truppa in the CDI4* Grand Prix de Dressage
At the hands of Valentina Truppa (ITA), who ranks seventh in the world, Fixdesign Eremo del Castegno showed that he was in fantastic form with one of the best piaffes, a very good walk, well placed pirouettes, fluid transitions and nicely balanced canter changes.... (continue reading)
CDI4* CDI3* CDIU25 at GHPC Star line-up at the Dressage International in Treffen
Horses and Stars is the Glock Horse Performance Center’s motto. While the focus will naturally be on the top horses and riders from 16–19 May 2013, there will be no lack of interest outside the dressage arena with international music, cinema and... (continue reading)
Valentina Truppa and Fixdesign Eremo del Castegno fifth at the Freestyle World Dressage Master in MÃ¼nich
Carabiniere Scelto Valentina Truppa and Fixdesign Eremo del Castegno scored the fifth place (75.100%) in the ... (continue reading)
Valentina Truppa and Fixdesign Eremo del Castegno scored a fabulous second place at the World Dressage Master in MÃ¼nich
Valentina Truppa and Fixdesign Eremo del Castegno in the top ten of dressage riders
Valentina Truppa and Fixdesign Eremo during the Reem Acra ™ Dressage Freestyle Final in Gothenburg presented a new kuer with Italian Lyrics ("Aida" and "La Traviata" made by Giuseppe Verdi and "Gazza Ladra" made by Gioacchino Rossini).... (continue reading)
Special "ciao" from Goteborg
The best of the best of dressage world will compete in the Reem Acra FEI World Cup Dressage™ in Goteborg and I am proud I will be there to show the improvements in quality achieved with Fixdesign... (continue reading)
Sprehe and Truppa in Tight Finish on 2013 Western European League World Cup Ranking
Valentina Truppa on Sprehe's Heels
With just one point between them, Italy's Valentina Truppa was "of course" very happy with her second place and is equally excited about the World Cup Finals in Sweden. "The first ten are some of the best 15 to 20 riders in... (continue reading)