News

FEI Bureau Sets Up Committee to Oversee Presidential Election

Following the announcement this week of the six candidates standing for the FEI Presidential election, the FEI Bureau has set up an Independent Advisory Committee in order to preserve the integrity of the election process and to avoid any potential

Canadian Vaulting Team Performs Stunning Freestyle at WEG

The Canadian Vaulting Team put in a stunning Freestyle performance portraying Disney’s Sleeping Beauty for a top 10 placing during the FEI World Squad Vaulting Championship on September 3 at the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014 in Normandy,

The Canadian Vaulting Squad performed a stellar Freestyle to earn their berth into the final FEI World Squad Vaulting Championship Freestyle slated for September 5. Photo by Shannon Brinkman Photo

Canadian Premier Yearling Sale Signals Renewed Confidence!

Renewed optimism in the Ontario Thoroughbred Breeding and Racing program continued with positive results in the Open Session of the Canadian Premier Yearling sale. While the Tuesday Select Session saw the majority of horses passing through the Auction ring, there

Germany Leads Vaulting After Day 2

Day two of the Vaulting championships at the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ in Normandy saw Germany take the lead in the Squad by a margin of 0.47 marks ahead of Switzerland, while the first-day winners from Austria are

The South African Vaulting squad are a big hit with spectators at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014 in Normandy. Photo by Jon Stroud/FEI

Dutch Take Team Lead in Show Jumping at WEG

The Netherlands lie top of the team standings while French star, Patrice Delaveau, heads the individual leaderboard after the first round of the team Jumping competition at the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ in Normandy (FRA) today. On day

Jeroen Dubbeldam and Zenith SFN produced one of the three clears that promoted the Dutch team to pole position ahead of tomorrow’s final round of the team Jumping championship at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014 in Caen, France. Photo by Dirk Caremans/FEI

Canadian Show Jumping Team Through to Team Final at WEG

The Canadian Show Jumping Team has qualified for the Team Final to be held on Thursday, September 4, at the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ in Caen, France. The Canadian Team comprised of Yann Candele, 43, of Caledon, ON,

Yann Candele and Showgirl are in 17th place individually. Photo by Cealy Tetley

FEI Observer Programme Runs at WEG

A high-level observer programme for organisers of future key equestrian events is being carried out for the first time at the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ in Normandy (FRA). Teams from the Rio 2016 Organising Committee for the Olympic

Representatives of the Rio 2016 Organising Committee for the Olympic and Paralympic Games in discussion with Stade d’Ornano stable manager Carsten Koch.

Austria Leads in Vaulting Competition at WEG

Team Austria’s Vaulters got off to a great start when topping the Round 1 Compulsory competition at the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ in Normandy, France today. Partnering their steady and reliable horse Alessio I Amabile, they collected a score

Team Austria won the Squad Compulsory round at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014 in Normandy, France. Photo by Dirk Caremans/FEI

Canadian Vaulting Team Makes History at WEG

he Canadian Vaulting Team made history on September 2 at the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ in Normandy, FRA. These Games marked the first time in history that Canadian Vaulters have had a full squad compete. The Canadian Squad was

Jeanine van der Sluijs competed both as part of the Canadian Squad and as an individual. She is currently tied for 26th place individually with a score of 6.973 heading into the second test on September 3. Photo by Erin Brinkman for Shannon Brinkman Photography