Kevin Staut Takes Over Number One Slot on Rolex Rankings

European champion Kevin Staut has jumped up to claim the world number one slot in the latest edition of the Rolex Rankings published by the FEI today. The 29-year-old Frenchman, who won individual gold at last year’s Alltech FEI European

Sharp Secretary answers the call in Duchess

Sharp Secretary, a daughter of Cactus Ridge, won her second consecutive race and first added-money tilt, in taking Saturday’s $151,200 Duchess Stakes at Woodbine. For the bay Landsdowne Stables filly, the seven-furlong event was her fourth lifetime score from eight

Dutch Deliver in Dublin

In a thrilling conclusion to the 2010 Meydan FEI Nations Cup™, the team from The Netherlands put up a tremendous fight to win the last round in Dublin today where the French were crowned series champions for the second successive

The Dutch team won the last leg of the 2010 Meydan FEI Nations Cup™ in Dublin, Ireland to earn their place in next year’s top-level series. Picture (L to R – Front) FEI Director of Jumping John Roche, Dutch Chef d’Equipe Rob Ehrens, The President of Ireland Mrs Mary MCAleese, President of the Royal Dublin Society Dr Tony Scott and Mr Paul McAuley, General Manager Emirate Equestrian Centre for Meydan. (Black) team members Eric Van der Vleuten, Harrie Smolders, Jur Vrieling and Marc Houtzager. Photo by: Tony Parkes

Hong Kong Jockey Gets a Leg Up at Woodbine

Jockey Alex Lai, Hong Kong’s leading apprentice rider in 2003-04, will make his Canadian riding debut, Sunday at Woodbine. A lifetime winner of 154 races, Lai, who began riding professionally in 2000, will ride Grey Boundary for trainer Tino Attard

Quebec’s Lamontagne Continues to Dominate Young Horse Series

The fourth event the eastern division of the Jump Canada Young Horse Series took place on Saturday, July 31, during the CSI3* L’International Bromont II in Bromont, QC. Francois Lamontagne of Saint-Eustache, QC, won the Seven and Eight-Year-Old Division riding

Francois Lamontagne guided Independence Day 3E, a bay Canadian Sport Horse gelding owned by Mudstyle Inc., to victory in the Six-Year-Old Division in the Jump Canada Young Horse Series held at L’International Bromont II in Bromont, Quebec.

CTHS Canadian-Bred Yearling Sale

Over 465 yearlings are set to take centre stage in September at the CTHS Canadian-Bred Yearling Sale, a group who will no doubt add to the growing list of money-making Yearling Sales graduates. Long-regarded as the premiere source of Canadian-Breds,

Last Leg of Meydan Nations Cup in Ireland

The French, who cannot be beaten for the 2010 Meydan FEI Nations Cup™ title, will be first into the ring for the final leg of the series at the Royal Dublin Society Showgrounds in Dublin, Ireland tomorrow. The draw took

Grazettes Landing game in Shepperton

Melnyk Racing Stables homebred Grazettes Landing captured Wednesday’s $126,200 Shepperton Stakes at Woodbine. The five-year-old son of Paynes Bay is trained by Mark Casse and was ridden to victory by Corey Fraser in the 6 1/2-furlong dash for Ontario-sired runners.

Halton Place Cancels World Cup Qualifier

A cramped high performance show jumping schedule during the three weeks of Halton Place’s “Canadian Country Classic”, held Aug 25th thru Sept 12th, has caused organizers to cancel the FEI sanctioned section originally scheduled during week two, September 1st to