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2014 Oktoberfest Equi Cup™ Horse Show

The Equi Cup™ Horse Show Series Finale was held at the Royal Canadian Riding Academy (RCRA) September 27th & 28th. Saturday’s feature classes were the $1000 Henry Equestrian Plan Hunter Classic won by Under the Radar and Carolyn Ussher and

San Nicola Thunder Rumbles to Bunty Lawless Win

San Nicola Thunder, with Justin Stein in the irons, fended off a late challenge from Iroquois Falls to win the $125,000 Bunty Lawless Stakes, an Ontario Sires Stake for three-year-olds and upward, Sunday at Woodbine. At the finish of the

Justin Stein guides San Nicola Thunder to victory in the $125,000 dollar Bunty Lawless stakes at Woodbine. Photo by Michael Burns Photography

Favoured Passion for Action Dominant in Cup and Saucer

Favoured Passion for Action took over in mid-stretch and went on to post a three and one-quarter length score over Java’s Bourbon in the $250,800 Cup and Saucer Stakes, Sunday at Woodbine. With Luis Contreras up, the Mike DePaulo-trained Passion

Luis Conteras guides Passion for Action to victory in the $250,000 78th running of the Cup and Sucer Stakes at Woodbine. Photo by Michael Burns Photography

Llanarmon Upsets in Carotene

Harlequin Ranches’ homebred Llanarmon, ridden by a patient Emma-Jayne Wilson, wore down the leaders in deep stretch to post a 7-1 surprise in the featured $150,000 Carotene Stakes, on the holiday Thanksgiving Monday at Woodbine. Well back on the inside

Emma-Jayne Wilson guides Harlequin Ranches Llanarmon to victory over the E.P.Taylor turf course at Woodbine in the $150,000 Carotene Stakes. Photo by Michael Burns

The Flying Dutchmen Take the Furusiyya Title by Storm

The newly-crowned world champions from The Netherlands stormed to victory at the Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup™ Jumping 2014 Final at Real Club de Polo in Barcelona, Spain tonight. On the crest of a wave following their gold-medal-winning performances at the

The Netherlands’ team celebrate victory in the Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup™ Jumping 2014 Final in Barcelona, Spain tonight. (L to R), HRH Prince Faisal of Saudi Arabia and Dutch team members Jeroen Dubbeldam, Gerco Schroder, Chef d’Equipe Rob Ehrens, Maikel van der Vleuten and Jur Vrieling. Photo by FEI/Dirk Caremans

Dressage Canada Finalizes New Officials Committee Chair Position

Dressage Canada is pleased to announce that Karen Thompson-Harry has been ratified as the new Chair for the Officials Committee. Thompson-Harry will serve a three year term taking office January 1st, 2015. No candidates were nominated for the Officials Committee

Americans Pip Australians for Challenge Cup Title

Team USA won the Challenge Cup at the 2014 Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup™ Jumping Final this afternoon, but it took a second-round jump-off against the clock to place the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014 team bronze medallists ahead of

Team USA won the Challenge Cup at the Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup™ Jumping Final 2014 in Barcelona, Spain today (L to R) Chef d'Equipe Robert Ridland with Margie Engle, Beezie Madden, Lauren Hough and McLain Ward. Photo by FEI/Dirk Caremans

Caledon Equestrian Park Sponsorship Opportunity

The Corporation of the Town of Caledon is requesting expressions of interest for donations towards upgrading the entranceway in the internationally-recognized Caledon Equestrian Park. While the impetus for the newly-configured site is the 2015 Pan American Games, and the anticipation of greeting thousands

A concept design for improvements to the Caledon Equestrian Park.