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Smokey Fire red-hot in Play The King

In a thrilling three-horse battle, Jim Dandy Stable’s Smokey Fire, with Jono Jones aboard, caught front-runners Jungle Wave and Fatal Bullet on the wire to win the featured $224,800 Grade 2, Play The King Stakes, Sunday at Woodbine. The turf,

Barracks Road marches to victory in Ontario Colleen

Eugene Melnyk’s homebred Barracks Road, confidently handled by jockey Corey Fraser, made every pole a winning one while taking the featured $193,900 Ontario Colleen Stakes Saturday at Woodbine. The one-mile grass event for three-year-old fillies drew a field of 11,

GCT Final in Rio De Janeiro Day 1

With the anticipation of seeing the biggest prize in show jumping decided on Saturday and 30’000 at stake for the show’s leading rider and groom, there was much at stake as the last round of the 2010 Global Champions Tour

Top: Luis Francisco Azevedo (BRA) and Une A Basta won 5,000 Euro in the Prix Governo do Rio De Jaineiro at the Global Champions Tour Final; Bottom: Christian Ahlmann (GER) and Taloubet won 31,250 Euro in the Prix de Petrobus

VaultCanada names vaulting team for WEG 2010

Two vaulters from Alberta and two from British Columbia will represent Canada at the 2010 World Equestrian Games in Kentucky. Jeanine vanderSluijs of Olds, Alberta and Hannah Marland of Rocky Mountain House, Alberta will be joined by a sister and

Straight A’s at Calgary’s Rocky Mountain Classic I

Anderson and Asselin were the two names that dominated the leader board during the CSI2* Rocky Mountain Classic I Show Jumping Tournament held August 18 to 22 at Anderson Ranch in Calgary, AB. The CSI2* Rocky Mountain Classic I was

Top: Ben Asselin receives the trophy for winning the $32,500 Laramide Oil and Gas Grand Prix. Photos by: Cansport; Bottom: John Anderson and Terrific won the $50,000 Friends of Rocky Mountain Show Jumping Grand Prix held at the CSI2* Rocky Mountain Classic I at Anderson Ranch.