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WEG Driving: Marathon

The Driving marathon of the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ in Normandy held at La Prairie Racecourse in Caen today was nothing short of a thriller. Christoph Sandmann (GER) won this phase of the competition, ahead of compatriot Georg

Germany’s Christoph Sandmann was the fastest in the Driving marathon of the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014 in Normandy. Photo by Marie de Ronde-Oudemans/FEI

Circle the Course Raises a Record High at Fort Erie Race Track

For the third consecutive season, Fort Erie Race Track hosted Circle the Course for Cancer and COPE. The event is organized by a number of volunteers made up of race track staff, members of the community and horse people. For

Jockey Erika Smilovsky and trainer Lisa Caddedu take the traditional jump in the pond after Erika wins the Puss 'n Boots Cup on Johnny La Rue for owner Colebrook Farms. Photo by Michael Burns Photography

WEG Vaulting Finals

Vaulters from France, Great Britain, Austria and Germany all climbed onto the top step of the podium today as the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ Vaulting championship came to a thrilling conclusion at the Zenith Arena in Caen, France.

Vaulter, Jacques Ferrari, nearly raised the roof off the Zenith Arena in Caen tonight when securing the first gold medal for France at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014. Photo by Jon Stroud/FEI

Fabulous Finals for Canadian Vaulters at WEG

The Canadian Vaulting Team will be making a proud return home after finishing out the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™  n a high note on September 5 in Normandy, FRA. The final day of Vaulting kicked off with round

Todd Griffiths and Brooke Boyd. Photo Cealy Tetley

Jock Paget Leads the Pack at Burghley

New Zealander Jock Paget is top of a closely bunched group of riders after the Dressage phase at the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials (GBR), the climax of the FEI Classics™ 2013/2014. Paget and Clifton Promise earned the excellent score

Jock Paget (NZL) and Clifton Promise produce a superb test to take the lead after Dressage at the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials. Photo by Trevor Holt/FEI

FEI Announces Two Controlled Medication Cases at WEG

The FEI has announced that two horses competing at the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™  have tested positive for Controlled Medication substances. Controlled Medications are substances that are regularly used to treat horses but which are not allowed in

Austrians Prevail in Pas-de-Deux at WEG

A flawless Technical performance today confirmed Great Britain’s Joanne Eccles as firm favourite to take Female individual gold in Vaulting at the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ in Caen, France tomorrow. The defending world champion showed all the grace,

Germany’s Erik Oese produced a surprise win with a brilliant performance in the Vaulting technical test at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014 in Normandy. Photo by Jon Stroud/FEI

Canadian Vaulters Reach New Heights at WEG

Canadian Vaulters were definite crowd pleasers during the FEI World Pas-de-Deux Championship, held during a high energy evening time slot on September 4 at the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ in Normandy, FRA. Canada qualified two Pas-de-Deux vaulting teams for

Angelique and Jeanine van der Sluijs during the FEI World Pas-de-Deux Championship. Photo by Erin Brinkman for Shannon Brinkman Photo