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Fort Erie Race Track Announces Support for EquiLottery

On the heels of a successful Prince of Wales Stakes Day which drew record Twilight Tuesday attendance and handle, Fort Erie Race Track is expressing official support for EquiLottery as an answer to the question of integration in Ontario. Senior

Amy Millar Wins $50,000 CSI2* Zucarlos Grand Prix

Amy Millar of Perth, ON, emerged victorious in the $50,000 CSI2* Zucarlos Grand Prix held Saturday evening, August 16, as part of the CSI2* Orangeville Show Jumping Tournament in Orangeville, ON. Produced by Hayes Co., the $50,000 CSI2* Zucarlos Grand

Amy Millar guides her new mount, Heros, to victory in the $50,000 Zucarlos Grand Prix, presented by Kubota Canada and Stewart’s Equipment, on August 16 at the CSI2* Orangeville Show Jumping Tournament in Orangeville, ON. Photo by Ben Radvanyi Photography

2014 FEI European Eventing Championships for Juniors

Ireland claimed team gold for the second year in a row while Great Britain’s Anna Wilks secured the Individual title at the FEI European Eventing Championships for Juniors 2014 at Bishop Burton College in East Yorkshire, Great Britain today. The

Ireland claimed team gold for the second year in succession at the FEI European Eventing Championships for Juniors 2014 at Bishop Burton College in Yorkshire, Great Britain. L to R - Lucy Latta, Susie Berry, Nessa Briody, Cathal Daniels who also claimed Individual silver, and Chef d’Equipe Debbie Byrne. Photo by FEI/Adam Fanthorpe

Scott Brash is Invincible in the Longines GCT London Grand Prix

World No1 and 2013 LGCT Champion Scott Brash won the Longines Global Champions Tour of London Grand Prix presented by Qatar in spectacular fashion in front of a rapturous home crowd who would have raised the roof of Horse Guards

Scott Brash and Hello Sanctos won the Longines Global Champions Tour of London Grand Prix. Photo by Stefano Grasso/LGCT

Imperial Dream Impresses in Vandal

Tucci Stables’ Imperial Dream won a speed duel with Seffeara before sprinting to a comfortable victory in the $150,000 Vandal Stakes for Ontario-bred juveniles, Saturday at Woodbine. Trained by Nick Gonzalez, the dark bay son of Stormy Atlantic arrived at

Imperial Dancer under jockey Patrick Husbands captures the $150,000 Vandal Stakes at Woodbine. Photo by Michael Burns Photography

Karibu Gardens Makes the Grade in Sky Classic

Karibu Gardens made his first stakes appearance a winning one in Saturday’s co-featured $203,200 Grade 2 Sky Classic Stakes, at Woodbine. Trained by Josie Carroll for owner Melnyk Racing Stables, Karibu Gardens made a menacing move in the final turn

Luis Contreras guided Karibu Gardens to victory in the $203,200 Grade 2 Sky Classic Stakes, at Woodbine. Photo by Michael Burns Photography

Edison Wins the 85th Running of the Canadian Derby

Rico Walcott rode Edison to victory this afternoon in the 85th running of the Canadian Derby at Northlands Park Racetrack & Casino. This is Rico’s second consecutive Canadian Derby championship following last year’s victory on Broadway Empire. Trainer Robertino Diodoro

Definite Entries for Five Disciplines at WEG

Definite entries for the five disciplines of Dressage, Para-Dressage, Reining, Endurance and Eventing, which take place over the first week of competition at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014 in Normandy, have now been finalised. The number of entries

Harrie Smolders is Unbeatable in the Sapinda Prix

  The feature class of Friday’s Longines Global Champions Tour of London, the Sapinda Prix, was won by Harrie Smolders (NED) and Regina Z who put in their usual unbeatably speedy performance to take the honours in this €90,500 class.

Harrie Smolders (NED) and Regina Z won the the Sapinda Prix at the Longines Global Champions Tour of London. Photo by Stefano Grasso/LGCT

CNN International to Air More Equestrian Events

Equestrian sport will take to a new international stage as global broadcaster CNN International plans to feature hugely increased coverage of equestrian sport over the next three years. The Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI), world governing body for equestrian sports, welcomes

Jodie Kidd, the British-born television personality and international fashion model, has been signed up as host and presenter for CNN Equestrian, alongside well-known CNN reporter Christina Macfarlane.