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Greenwich Park Approved as 2012 Olympic Equestrian Venue

On Tuesday, March 23, the Greenwich Council’s Planning Committee voted in favour of the planning application submitted by the London Organising Committee for the Olympic Games (LOCOG) for the temporary use of land at Greenwich Park, the National Maritime Museum, the

Celebrating 25 Years of the Dressage World Cup

The 2009/2010 FEI World Cup™ Dressage season has been a very special one as this important series celebrates its 25th anniversary. And what better way to bring it to a close than to see the final return to where it

Kerri McGregor Named to the Sport Partners Relations Committee

Ottawa, ON – Equine Canada would like to congratulate Kerri McGregor of Newmarket, ON, on being named as a member of the Canadian Olympic Committee’s (COC) Sport Partners Relations committee. Sport Partners Relations is responsible for the COC’s rapport with

Horse Week 2010

Ottawa, ON – Equine Canada is pleased to announce that Horse Week 2010 will begin Saturday May 29, 2010 and run until Sunday June 6, 2010.   Horse Week is held annually to promote and celebrate Canada’s thriving horse industry. 

Canadian Oympics Eye Pfizer $1 Million Grand Prix

Thermal, CA - Canadian Olympian Jill Henselwood couldn’t have imagined a better way to finish the 2010 HITS Desert Circuit than to win the blue and a first-place check of $90,000 in the $300,000 Lamborghini Grand Prix of the Desert, presented by

ORC issues warning on use of Calcium Propionate

The Ontario Racing Commission (ORC) advises all participants to be aware of the properties of calcium propionate. The white, powdery substance is used as a preservative in a wide variety of products. Calcium propionate is an alkalizing agent similar to