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Malmö to host inaugural FEI World Reining Finals in 2011

The FEI has announced today that Bökeberg, near Malmö (SWE), will host the inaugural FEI World Reining Finals in May 2011. Qualified riders will compete for the title of World Reining Champion at the Finals in Malmö, where $100,000 in

Cindy Ishoy Named 2010 Dressage Canada Owner of the Year

Dressage Canada is pleased to announce that Cindy Ishoy of Lynden, ON, has been named as the 2010 Dressage Canada Owner of the Year. Ishoy is the co-owner of Proton, a 16-year-old Baden-Wurttemburger gelding that represented Canada at the 2010

Cindy Ishoy, the owner of Proton ridden by Victoria Winter at the 2010 World Equestrian Games, has been named as the 2010 Dressage Canada Owner of the Year. Photo Cealy Tetley

Equine Canada Special Bulletin

Equine Canada acknowledges the recent formation of the Canadian Horse Alliance. By the nature of our interaction with horses we are already much too fragmented as a community. Our interests are already so divergent between, recreation, agriculture, breeds and industry,

Frank Passero Jr. passes

Frank Passero Jr., the man who still holds the record for most wins at one Woodbine meet by a trainer, passed away Tuesday morning in Toronto. Passero, born in Fort Erie, succumbed after a long battle with cancer. He was

The Queen’s Stamp Tops CTHS Winter Mixed Sale

Horsepower took several forms over the weekend, as the CTHS hosted its annual Winter Mixed Sale on November 27th in front of a solid crowd at the Woodbine Sales Pavilion, Woodbine Racetrack in Toronto. By day’s end, gains were seen

Talent of Future Star Tiz Blessed on Display at Woodbine

Gary and Mary West Stables charge Tiz Blessed ran away with Sunday’s $152,100 Display Stakes at Woodbine. The 1 1/16-mile test was the first career stakes score for the Chad Brown trainee, who was making just his third career start.

Home Favourite Eriksson Beats Exell in Stockholm

History repeated itself in Stockholm on Sunday when local driver Tomas Eriksson beat favourite Boyd Exell on home soil in the third leg of the FEI World Cup™ Driving. Exactly one year ago at the same venue, Eriksson trimumphed and

Tomas Eriksson on his way to victory in Stockholm. Photo by FEI/Rinaldo de Craen