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2011 Equine Canada Director-at-Large Election

January 13, 2011 at 11:59 p.m. EST will be the last day to vote in the 2011 Equine Canada Director-at-Large election. Any member of Equine Canada is eligible to vote online for the Director-at-Large position provided that individual is 18

Horse Breeders & Owners Conference This Weekend

The annual Horse Breeders & Owners Conference taking place in Red Deer, Alberta, this weekend, and sponsored in part by the Horse Publications Group, boasts a stellar line-up of internationally known speakers on topics such as health, management, behaviour, training and competition.

In Memoriam: Rebecca Broussard (USA)

Rebecca Broussard, one of the most loyal supporters of Eventing in the United States, passed away at her home in Montana on 24 December 2010 after losing her battle against cancer. Born in Jeanerette, Louisiana on February 17, 1942, Becky

Jan 4 Rebecca Broussard

Plate-Winning Jockey Rob Landry Calls it a Career

Jockey Robert Landry, who won the 2004 Queen’s Plate with Niigon and recorded 2,045 wins over his 29-year career, has announced his retirement. Landry, who scored his first career win aboard Hammy Hubert, June 21, 1981 at Fort Erie and

Robert Landry won the 2004 Queen’s Plate with Niigon

Hat Trick for Koos de Ronde in Mechelen

Koos de Ronde did it again. The Dutch golden team member of Kentucky has won the FEI World Cup™ Driving competition in Mechelen for the third time in a row. De Ronde beat Hungary’s Jozsef Dobrovitz with an exciting fast

Koos de Ronde on his way to his hat trick victory in Mechelen. Photo by FEI/Rinaldo de Craen

Gal Reigns Supreme in Mechelen

The Netherlands’ Edward Gal and his mare Sisther de Jeu simply did what they set out to do at the sixth leg of the 2010/2011 Reem Acra FEI World Cup™ Dressage series in Mechelen, Belgium today when following their victory

Kürten Keeps the Belgians at Bay in Mechelen

Ireland’s Jessica Kürtenfended off a powerful challenge from the host nation contingent to scoop maximum points in the eighth leg of the 2010/2011 Rolex FEI World Cup™ Jumping series at Mechelen in Belgium this afternoon.  From a starting field of

Jessica Kürten and Castle Forbes Myrtille Paulois

Canadian Dressage Community Loses Dressage Icon

It is with deep regret that Equine Canada (EC) acknowledges the passing of long-time member, coach, official, clinician and mentor, Jacqueline (Jacqui) Oldham, 72, of Langley, BC, after a courageous battle with cancer. Jacqui was born in Bellevue, AB in