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Assiniboia Downs Launches Track Walks

Assiniboia Downs is launching something new, quirky and historic this Saturday morning – walking on the race track for fun, fitness and celebrating spectacular races that happened on the very ground they are walking. “Everyone these days is talking about

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Moreno Wins One for Canada at the Eclipse Awards

Omar Moreno, the 2009 Sovereign Award recipient for outstanding apprentice jockey in Canada, was given another well-deserved honour on Monday evening in Miami, an Eclipse Award, for his riding efforts in 2010. Moreno, who won his first race with his

Denis Lynch Leaves Irish Show Jumping Team

Show jumper Denis Lynch has quit the Irish team after many years of dedicated and consistent performance, citing irreconcilable differences with team manager, Robert Splaine. In an interview with the Irish Examiner, Lynch said, “The relationship between myself and Robert

Equine Canada Export Market Development Seminars

The 2011 Equine Canada Annual Convention has been moved up a week this year, and the Breeds & Industry (B&I) Division Assembly, which will be held on the afternoon of Friday, January 28 and all day Saturday, January 29, includes

Moreno Proud of Eclipse Achievement

Woodbine jockey Omar Moreno had plenty of wins in 2010, 146, to be exact. But the biggest victory of his young career might come away from the Toronto oval, Monday evening at the Eclipse Awards in Miami. He rode into

World Dressage Masters in Florida Back On

The American leg of the Exquis World Dressage Masters CDI5* is back on. Wellington Classic Dressage and the World Dressage Masters (WDM) are working together to host North America’s only CDI5*in Palm Beach Florida, during the Wellington Classic Dressage Challenge