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Stars of the West Challenge Cup

The North American Sportpony Registry (NASPR) is the Sponsor of the newly created Stars of the West Challenge Cup. The NASPR offers a $500 bonus if the winner of the Stars of the West Challenge Cup is a registered NASPR

Apprentice Jockey Making Late Father Proud

She always knew her career would revolve around horses, but for the longest time, Cassandra Garcea never figured it would be as a Thoroughbred jockey. When Blushing Brat, her seventh career mount at Woodbine Racetrack and 15th overall for the

Cassandra Garcea. Photo by WEG/Michael Burns Photography

Cudmore & Lamaze to Attend Jumping World Cup Final

Yann Candele was the top-placed Canadian in the North American World Cup League standings, with a total of 71 points followed by Karen Cudmore with 49 points. Tani Zeidler was a close third, with a total of 48 points, earned throughout

WEG to Reduce the Takeout on Triactors

Horseplayers will be pleased to hear that Woodbine Entertainment Group (WEG) will be reducing the takeout on its triactor wager by 2% for the upcoming live Thoroughbred meet, which kicks off this Saturday, April 2. The “tri,” a bet in

Lynch Snatches Last-Chance Win at ’s-Hertogenbosch

Ireland’s Denis Lynch snatched a last-minute place at next month’s Rolex FEI World Cup™ Jumping final in Leipzig, Germany with a superb victory in the final qualifier of the Western European League series at ‘s-Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands today.  Riding the

Ireland’s Denish Lynch is presented with his prize by Anthony Schaub from Rolex after securing a place at the 2010/2011 Rolex FEI World Cup™ Jumping final at Leipzig, Germany next month with a superb victory at the last Western European League qualifier in ‘s-Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands. Photo by FEI/Dirk Caremans

Sixth Annual Ocala Jumping Classic

The Sixth Annual Ocala Jumping Classic will take place March 31 to April 3 and April 6 to 9 at Sharn Wordley Equestrian in Ocala, Florida. The two-week show jumping tournament will offer more than $125,000 in prize money and

Canada’s Francois Lamontagne riding Anton won the $30,000 Ocala Horse Properties LLC Grand Prix at the 2010 Ocala Jumping Classic. Photo by ESI Photography

New Dressage Canada High Performance Program Technical Leader

Dressage Canada is pleased to announce that Markus Gribbe of Bösel, GER, has been selected as the Technical Leader for Dressage Canada’s high performance program. The announcement comes after an extensive search and selection process which began in December of

Markus Gribbe has been selected as the Technical Leader for Dressage Canada’s High Performance program. Photo by Ulrike Beelitz