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State-of-the-Art Veterinary Facilities at WEG

Equine athletes competing at the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ in Normandy (FRA) will have the best possible care available to them at the on-site veterinary facilities operating at all venues on a 24/7 basis. Each of the five

Lauren Barwick Finishes Third in Team Test at WEG

Canada’s Lauren Barwick earned a top three finish in her Team Test during the second day of para-dressage competition Tuesday, August 26, at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games 2014 in Normandy, FRA. Riding Equine Canada’s 13-year-old Oldenburg mare, Off

Lauren Barwick and Off to Paris.
Kevin Sparrow photo

Canadian Reining Team Takes Ninth at WEG

The Canadian Reining Team stepped up to the plate, placing ninth overall at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games 2014 in Normandy, FRA after earning a combined score of 642 points in the Team competition on August 26. As a

Photo: Cody Sapergia's sliding stop with Nu Chexomatic in the Team and First Individual Qualifier competition. 
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Canadian Dressage Team Makes Top 10 at WEG

The Canadian Dressage Team rode to a ninth place finish on a total combined score of 211.714% at the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games in Normandy, FRA during the second and final day of the Grand Prix Team competition

The Canadian Dressage Team's anchor rider, Belinda Trussell of Stouffville, ON is part of the top 30 invited to move forward to the Grand Prix Special on August 27 at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games 2014 in Normandy, FRA. Riding Anton, she placed 26th individually. Photo by Cealy Tetley

Germans Prove Untouchable for Dressage Team Gold at WEG

Germany claimed the Dressage team title in convincing style at the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ in Normandy, France today. Already out in front after their first two riders completed their tests yesterday, they nailed it with two more

Team Germany clinched the Dressage team title at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ in Normandy, France today. L to R: Chef d’Equipe Klaus Roeser, Kristina Sprehe, Helen Langehanenberg, Isabell Werth and Fabienne Lutkemeier. Photo by Dirk Caremans/FEI

2014 FEI European Youth Driving Championships

The stallion depot Ksiaz in Poland hosted the third FEI European Youth Driving Championships which took place over the weekend. A record number of 62 drivers from 10 nations competed in six categories. The new European champions are Lisa-Maria Tischer

Canadian Reiners Complete First Run at WEG

Two of the four Canadian reiners competed in the Team and First Individual Qualifying Competition on August 25. Josiane Gauthier of Lucama, NC, USA, and Lisa Coulter of Princeton, BC rode a seven manoeuvre pattern during the run, including sliding

Josiane Gauthier and Ju Juzz Gunslinger's final stop. Photo by Shannon Brinkman Photo

WEG Para-Dressage: Round 1 Grades III and Ib

The Para-Equestrian Dressage team competition kicked off at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014 in Normandy (FRA) today with athletes from as far afield as Argentina, Australia, Canada, Israel and the USA at La Prairie racecourse in Caen (FRA).

Great Britain’s Lee Pearson riding Zion took today’s Grade Ib in Round 1 of the Team competition with an impressive 77.960% at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014 in Normandy. Photo by Dirk Caremans/FEI

WEG Dressage: Germany Leads the Way

Germany holds the advantage over the defending team champions from The Netherlands after the first day of Dressage at the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ in Normandy, France today. It could have been a daunting task for competition pathfinder,

Germany’s Kristina Sprehe and Desperados FRH finished at the top of the leaderboard after Day 1 of the Dressage Team Championship at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014 at Stade D’Ornano in Caen, France. Photo by Dirk Caremans/FEI