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Grade 1 winner Stately Victory gets his ‘Derby’ win

Stately Victor, who took the Grade 1 Bluegrass Stakes in April, before contesting the Kentucky Derby, Belmont Stakes and Virginia Derby, returned to the winner’s circle in Saturday’s $154,500 Ontario Derby at Woodbine. The son of Ghostzapper put in a

Denielle Gallagher-Legriffon Wins Grand Prix Special at CDI-W Saugerties

Lakeside, NB native Denielle Gallagher-Legriffon led the Canadian riders to victory at the NEDA Fall Festival CDI-W Y/J Saugerties, held in Saugerties, NY, September 16–19, 2010. Gallagher-Legriffon and Abrikos, her 19-year-old Russian Warmblood stallion, earned the pair’s first Grand Prix

Ainsley Vince Wins Opening Leg of Caledon Cup

Ainsley Vince of Milton, ON, and Frieda won the $20,000 Aviva Elite/Peel Maryborough Caledon Cup Phase I held Thursday, September 23, at the Canadian Show Jumping Tournament held at the Caledon Equestrian Park in Palgrave, ON. A large starting field

Top: Ainsley Vince of Milton, ON, wonthe $20,000 Aviva Elite/Peel Maryborough Caledon Cup Phase I at the Canadian Show Jumping Tournament in Palgrave, ON. Bottom:Jackie Tattersall of Caledon, ON, rode Sunday Punch to victory in the OHJA Ultimate Hunter Challenge at the Canadian Show Jumping Tournament. Photos by: www.ShootPhoto.ca

Canadian Paralympian to be Canadian Flag Bearer at WEG

Canadian Paralympian Lauren Barwick of Aldergrove, BC, has been chosen as the flag bearer for the for the Canadian Equestrian Team at the Opening Ceremonies for the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games (WEG), which are being held at the

Funding Available for export Development

Equine Canada invites small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) involved in the promotion and sale of equine genetics, horses, ponies, donkeys or mules to apply by October 10, 2010, for upwards of $50,000 each for promotional activities that target markets outside

Ainsley Vince Wins Opening Leg of the $100,000 Caledon Cup

Palgrave, ON – Ainsley Vince of Milton, ON, and Frieda won the $20,000 Aviva Elite/Peel Maryborough Caledon Cup Phase I held Thursday, September 23, at the Canadian Show Jumping Tournament held at the Caledon Equestrian Park in Palgrave, ON. A

WEG wins fourth simulcast award in seven years

Woodbine Entertainment Group (WEG) is proud to announce that it has been named the winner of the 2010 Simulcast Award at the International Simulcasting Conference in Clearwater, Florida. It is the fourth time in seven years the company has earned

Suspense Grips Assiniboia Downs

The last three days of live racing at Assiniboia Downs for 2010 are filled with suspense as the Downs could become the first race track ever to have two female jockeys finish one-two in the standings. In fact, the Downs

Ballincoola Dead

Ballincoola, the four-star event horse with whom William Fox-Pitt won the Burghley Horse Trials in 2005, died of a heart attack on Sept. 22. The 16-year-old was warming up at a British show jumping competition when he collapsed. He was

William Fox-Pitt and Ballincoola

NBC Schedule for WEG

Universal Sports, NBC Sports and UniversalSports.com to cover more than 80 hours of 2010 World Equestrian Games. Universal Sports and NBC Sports are teaming up to provide fans with the most extensive live television coverage of equestrian sports in U.S.