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Don Bassin, a man whose name was synonymous with generous horse show and rider sponsorship, passed away on Saturday, May 2, 2015, after a courageous battle with cancer. Don founded the Frantisi Inc. equestrian apparel company in 1979, which produced…

Updated Training Lists for Canadian Eventing Team

Equine Canada has announced updated training lists for the Canadian eventing team. The listed horses and riders are as follows: Elite squad (based on 2014 CCI/CIC results) Selena O’Hanlon and Foxwood High Jessica Phoenix with A Little Romance and Pavarotti…

American Pharoah claimed the 141st running of the $2-million Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky on May 2, 2015. Zayat Stables’ three-year-old colt battled it out with Firing Line along the home stretch, with Victor Espinoza in the…

R U Watchingbud, under a determined ride by Emma-Jayne Wilson, nailed Hammerstein in the final stride to capture Saturday’s $150,000 Queenston Stakes, at Woodbine. Owned and trained by John Ross, R U Watchingbud arrived at the seven furlong ‘Poly’ stake…

London Tower overcame a slow start to capture Sunday’s $150,000 Fury Stakes, at Woodbine. Owned and trained by Steve Owens, London Tower, with Alan Garcia up, was forced to race from off the pace for the first time in her…

Cederberg ($12.80) won the co-featured Jim Coleman Province Stakes for three year-olds on Sunday at Hastings Racecourse with an unrelenting effort over the 6 ½ furlong sprint distance that saw him eventually wear down a very game Bluegrass Angus and…

The Italian team swept to a spectacular victory in the opening leg of the Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup™ Jumping 2015 Europe Division I League at the Longines Spring Classic of Flanders in Lummen, Belgium today. Only promoted from Division 2…

Winston Churchill once said “there is something about the outside of a horse that is good for the inside of a man.” That famous quote appears to be the case for many this morning at historic Fort Erie Race Track…

Thoroughbred Racing Returns at Northlands

Opening weekend for Western Canada’s top thoroughbreds starts today at Northlands Park Racetrack & Casino. Guests can enjoy racing at Alberta’s largest thoroughbred track until October 24. “With live racing resuming at Northlands Park and the opening of our sister track,…

Michael Jung Makes Debut as Number One

Michael Jung (GER), who in 2012 became the first Eventing athlete to hold the European, world and Olympic titles simultaneously after scoring individual and team gold at the London 2012 Olympic Games, has jumped to the top of the FEI…



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