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Shutterly Joins the Leipzig Line-Up

Three-time Rolex FEI World Cup™ Jumping champion, Meredith Michaels-Beerbaum, has decided to compete her great gelding, Shutterfly, at the 2010/2011 final which opens at Leipzig, Germany tomorrow, 27 April.  Originally entered with Checkmate and Kismet, Meredith has substituted the latter

Sovereign Award-Winning Trainer Bill Marko Dies

Bill Marko, who won a Sovereign Award as Canada’s champion trainer in 1982 and 1983, passed away on Saturday afternoon. Marko, who led Woodbine trainers with 11 stakes wins in 1981 and eight stakes wins in 1982, had over 500

Stakes Recap: Wildcat Marie Pounces on Whimsical Rivals

Joseph Baldesarra and Partners’ Wildcat Marie netted the natural hat trick in winning her third consecutive start, taking Saturday’s $155,500 Whimsical Stakes by 1 ¼ lengths, at Woodbine. The six-furlong Polytrack event was the sixth win in her last seven

British Trio Have Edge After Dressage at Badminton

A trio of British girls head the leaderboard after the Dressage phase at the Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials (GBR), the first leg of the HSBC FEI Classics™ 2011. Ruth Edge (GBR), in pole position with the excellent score of

Ruth Edge (GBR) on Two Thyme takes the lead on Day 2 of Dressage at Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials 2011 – first leg of the HSBC FEI Classics™ 2011. Photo by Kit Houghton/FEI

Dream Start for Young Laura Collett at Badminton

Laura Collett (GBR) made a dream start to her debut at the Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials (GBR), the first leg of the HSBC FEI Classics™, when heading several more experienced riders at the end of the first day of

Laura Collett (GBR) on Rayef in the lead after Day 1 of Dressage at Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials 2011 – opener for the HSBC FEI Classics™ 2011. Photo by Kit Houghton/FEI

Equine Canada Wants to Know Where Candidates Stand on Key Issues

Equine Canada is asking political candidates where they stand on key issues affecting the Canadian equestrian industry, including its riders, horses, breeders and all its association partners. The 10-point questionnaire has been distributed to all party leaders, former ministers of