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Reigning World and European Champion Michael Jung led Germany to a convincing victory at the first leg of the FEI Nations Cup™ Eventing held in Fontainebleau, France.   Jung had three rides and dominated the contest from the outset, finishing…

Teenagers were on fire this week in both Hunter and Jumper land! Reed Kessler, 18, and Cylana, tied with veteran Margie Engle on Indigo for the National Show Jumping Championship title. The competition this week was held as both the…

The Majority of Ontarians Approve of Slots at Racetracks Program

Fully three quarters of Ontarians say they approve of the ‘Slots at the Racetrack” program (74%), and two thirds approve of the specific terms of the deal OLG has with Ontario’s horse racing tracks (61%) according to a new survey…

ORC Notice to the Industry: Drug Warning

The Ontario Racing Commission (ORC) advises all members of the Ontario racing  community to use caution when administering substances that may cause a positive test. In particular are those drugs which affect the oxygen-carrying ability of the  hemoglobin molecule. Severe…

OHRIA Plans Rallies at Liberal MPP Constituency Offices

As tens of thousands of Ontarians who rely on the horse racing and breeding industry continue to brace for the impact of the Ontario Liberal’s plan for the industry, the Ontaro Horse Racing Industry Association (OHRIA) is planning a number…

Canada at the 2012 Asian Tent Pegging Championships

Equine Canada is pleased to announce that Canada will compete at the Asian Tent Pegging Championships, to be held 23-27 March 2012 in Delhi. A 2500 year-old cavalry sport, tent pegging was created to develop and to test the skills…

The Economics of Horse Racing in Canada

The Ontario horse racing industry is contributing $4.5 billion or 77 per cent of the total annual economic contributions from racing in Canada, according to a new study released today by Equine Canada and Strategic Equine. The Economics of Horse…

Wellington Election Recount Update

After it was discovered that a computer glitch had caused an error in the recent Wellington, FL, municipal election results, a recount took place March 19th. While the error did not affect the mayoral race that saw Darrel Bowen ousted…

Canadian Jumpers Excel at WEF

At the FTI Consulting Winter Equestrian Festival Week 10 Artisian Farms CSI 3*, held March 14-18, Canadian jumpers placed well in all of the major classes. Tiffany Foster started the week with a second place finish in the $32,000 WEF…



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