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Spring Reveal at Spruce Meadows

There are a few sure indications of the arrival of spring: the swelling of buds on the trees, tulips poking up through the newly thawed ground, street sweepers out gathering up all the gravel that was spread on the icy,

Spruce Meadows International Ring

FEI Top League and Promotional League on FEI TV

May 13th will definitely be a lucky day for all FEI TV viewers. The opening stages of both the FEI Nations Cup™ Top League and Promotional League taking place at La Baule (FRA) and Linz (AUT) respectively will be broadcast

Bayer Donates $15,000 and Legend® Product to Equine Canada

Equine Canada and Bayer HealthCare Animal Health are pleased to announce Bayer’s sponsorship of Equine Canada. The sponsorship is intended to support and maintain the competitiveness of Canada’s elite equestrians and equine athletes, who compete at the highest levels of

Four U of G speakers at Canada’s Outdoor Equine Expo

The second annual Equine Expo promises to be even bigger and better than the first! In addition to a top-notch tradeshow, this multi-discipline event has top clinicians from around the world giving live demonstrations and presentations at Iron Horse Equestrian

FEI Nations’ Cup™ 2011 – Preview

The FEI Nations’ Cup™ Top League series this year reverts to the eight-leg, eight-team format that was originally established in 2003, and next Friday the 2011 season is set to kick off at La Baule in France. The most enduring

Elections and Allocation of FEI Championships and Finals

Carmen Barrera (ESA) and Roberto Luiz Giugni (BRA) were elected chairs of regional groups V and VI respectively by the FEI Extraordinary General Assembly which was held on May 6, 2011 in Lausanne (SUI). The following FEI Championships and Finals

FEI and IMG Media Sign Four-Year Deal

The Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI) has signed a new four-year contract with IMG Media (IMG), a division of the global sports, fashion and media company IMG Worldwide, that will ensure global distribution of the FEI’s major equestrian events to television

Jump Canada Finalizes New Competitions Policy

Open Letter from the Chair of Jump Canada In March of 2010, Jump Canada established a Task Force to review its current competition policy, to update it for future years, and to address the continuing need to stay current with

Bear’s Chill Freezes Out Queenston Rivals

Bear’s Chill threw caution to his three-year-old Canadian-bred rivals heading towards the Queen’s Plate after dominating Saturday’s $150,000 Queenston Stakes at Woodbine. The seven-furlong Queenston is traditionally a key prep for the $1 million Plate, first gem in Canada’s Triple

Bear's Chill, Emile Ramsammy

Stunning Stag Rallies to Win Vigil

Janice Attard’s Stunning Stag, with Gerry Olguin aboard, collared pacesetter Essence Hit Man at the sixteenth pole and went on to a three-length score in the featured $174,900 Grade 3 Vigil Stakes, Sunday at Woodbine. Trained by Sid Attard, Stunning

Stunning Stag, Gerry Olguin