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CSHA Launches Breed Registry for Canadian Sport Ponies

The Canadian Sport Horse Association (CSHA) has launched an exciting new initiative for pony breeders: the Canadian Sport Pony registry. It will have similar objectives to the Canadian Sport Horse Association, to promote the development of sport ponies in Canada

Equestrian Sport Productions Withdraws Its 2018 WEG Bid

Following a meeting with senior FEI officials, Equestrian Sport Productions (ESP) has regretfully withdrawn their bid for the 2018 FEI World Equestrian Games (WEG) related to a sponsor conflict. Mark Bellissimo CEO of ESP commented, “I would like to thank

Canadians Rack Up Ribbons During Week 12 of AGDF

Competition for the AGDF 12 CDI 5* continued on Friday at the Adequan® Global Dressage Festival (AGDF) with four major classes. Starting out the day, American Chris Hickey topped the FEI Prix St. Georges, with Ronaldo. Fellow American Adrienne Lyle

Megan Lane and Caravella won the FEI Grand Prix Freestyle CDI 3* during week 12 of the Adequan® Global Dressage Festival. Photo by SusanJStickle.com

The Mane Event

The Mane Event is coming to Westerner Park in Red Deer, Alberta, April 25-27, 2014. Alberta’s largest equine event features an exciting roster of clinicians, including: Rob Gage, of Judge my Ride, for Jumping; Peggy Brown for Centered Driving/Centered Riding;

The Mane Event, April 25-27, 2014, in Red Deer, Alberta.

David Marcus Wraps Up Winter Season in Wellington

Canadian Olympian David Marcus of Campbellville, ON, concluded his winter season in Wellington, FL, by competing in the CDI5* Adequan Global Dressage Festival Week 12 held March 25-30. Riding Chrevi’s Capital, a 14-year-old Danish Warmblood gelding (Chrevi’s Cavallo x Weinberg)

Canadian Olympian David Marcus, pictured with Chrevi’s Capital, concluded his winter competition season by competing in the CDI5* Adequan Global Dressage Festival Week 12 held March 25 to 30 in Wellington, Florida. Photo by Starting Gate Communications

FEI World Cup™ Jumping Round-Up

Last weekend’s fixture at Live Oak Plantation in Ocala, Florida brought the final group of FEI World Cup™ Jumping Leagues for 2013/2014 to a close. Riders from both the North America West and East Coast Leagues were eligible to line

Kent Farrington, winner of the FEI World Cup™ Jumping 2013/2014 North America East Coast League. Photo by Shawn McMillen Photography

In Memoriam: Ann Moody

On March 24, 2014 the driving community lost a very active member, Ann Moody. Equine Canada would like to extend condolences to her family and friends. Ann lost her battle with Pulmonary Fibrosis at the age of 71. After retirement

Ann Moody (1943 - 2014)

FEI World Cup™ Dressage North American League Update

The FEI World Cup™ Dressage North American League drew to a close last weekend at San Juan Capistrano (USA) with a win for America’s Brian Hafner and Lombardo LHF. However the qualifying spots for the Reem Acra FEI World Cup™