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Ainsley Vince Wins Wellington Turf Tour Grand Prix Finale

The sun rose over Deeridge Farms as trailers and cars rolled through the opened gateway and down the winding path lined with beautifully manicured banyan and royal palm trees. The fog lifted from the grand prix field to reveal the

Ainsley Vince and Frieda won the $24,950 Wellington Turf Tour Invitational Grand Prix Finale.

Reem Acra FEI World Cup™ Dressage: Round 8

Dutch riders claimed five of the top seven places at the last qualifying leg of the Reem Acra FEI World Cup™ Dressage 2013/2014 Western European League series at ‘s-Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands today where the winner, Edward Gal, was in a

The Netherlands’ Edward Gal and Glock’s Undercover produced a convincing victory in today’s last qualifying leg of the Reem Acra FEI World Cup™ Dressage Western European League at ‘s-Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands. Photo by FEI/Dirk Caremans

Eric Lamaze Claims $50,000 WEF Challenge Cup

The 2008 Olympic Champion Eric Lamaze of Schomberg, ON, topped a star-studded international field to win the $50,000 WEF Challenge Cup Round XI on Thursday, March 20, at the FTI Consulting Winter Equestrian Festival in Wellington, FL. A total of

Eric Lamaze guides Zigali P S to victory in the $50,000 WEF Challenge Cup Round XI at the FTI Consulting Winter Equestrian Festival in Wellington, FL. Photo by Sportfot

We Miss Artie Named Queen’s Plate Winterbook Choice

We Miss Artie, currently a top prospect on the Kentucky Derby trail for trainer Todd Pletcher, was today installed the early 4-1 favorite for the 155th edition of the Queen’s Plate. Last year, Midnight Aria led gate to wire to

We Miss Artie has been named the early 4-1 favorite for the 155th edition of the Queen's Plate. Photo by Coady Photography

FEI Signs Cooperation Agreement with NRHA and AQHA

The FEI has signed a cooperation agreement with the National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) and the American Quarter Horse Association (AQHA), formalising the FEI’s relationship with the NRHA and AQHA that has been in place since Reining became an FEI

Canadian Warmblood Horse Breeders Association AGM

This past weekend’s national Canadian Warmblood Horse Breeders Association Annual General Meeting saw a changing of the guard with a new chair elected following founding chairman Chris Gould’s announcement that he would step down this year. Charmaine Bergman, of Prince Albert,

Charmaine Bergman was elected as the new chair of the Canadian Warmblood Horse Breeders Association.

PETA Accuses Thoroughbred Trainers of Abuse

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) has revealed the findings of an undercover investigation into the backstretch behaviour of top Thoroughbred trainer Steve Asmussen and his assistant trainer, Scott Blasi, in a scathing New York Times article. The

Gallops of Oman a Success

It’s completed: after staying on course for five days and 180 km of sandy dunes, all participants of the first Gallops of Oman, an equestrian endurance competition across the desert of the Sultanate of Oman, February 17-21, 2014 all the way to

Competitors race across the desert in the Gallops of Oman. Photo by Christophe Bricot