News: Horse Canada

Canadian Show Jumping Team Clinches BMO Nations’ Cup Title

The Canadian Show Jumping Team comprised of Ben Asselin, Tiffany Foster, Eric Lamaze and Ian Millar clinched victory in the $300,000 BMO Nations’ Cup held Saturday, September 13, at the Spruce Meadows ‘Masters’ tournament in Calgary, AB. The win marked

Chef d'equipe Mark Laskin, Ben Asselin, Eric Lamaze, Tiffany Foster and Ian Millar. (Cealy Tetley photo)

Charlotte Dujardin Takes Gold in Grand Prix Freestyle

Revolution Sports – Great Britain’s Charlotte Dujardin and her magnificent Valegro reigned supreme at the Stade D’Ornano in front of a packed crowd, taking her second Gold medal of the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games in Normandy, winning the Freestyle

Charlotte Dujardin and Valegro.

WEG Eventing: Dressage Day 2

Germany’s cool-headed anchorwoman Sandra Auffarth and her long-time partner Opgun Louvo produced the Dressage test everyone was anticipating to bring the first phase of the Eventing competition at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014 in Normandy to a magical

Sandra Auffarth (GER) and Opgun Louvo, members of the leading German Eventing team, power into the lead after the Dressage phase in the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014 at Haras du Pin (FRA) (Trevor Holt/FEI)

Canadian Endurance Team Races Through the Trenches

One hundred and sixty-five horse-and-rider combinations, representing 42 nations, set off on the five-loop, 160 km endurance race across the coast of Sartilly, FRA on August 28. With unfavourable weather conditions the trails turned to mud trenches sinking a foot

Leanna Marchant and Samsons Fire making their way through the trails.
(Diana de Rosa photo)

Valegro Wins Grand Prix Special for Britain’s Dujardin

In a competition that buzzed with excitement from start to finish, Great Britain’s Charlotte Dujardin and Valegro claimed Dressage Grand Prix Special gold at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ in Normandy, France today. It wasn’t a flawless performance from

Medal winners on the podium after the thrilling Dressage Grand Prix  Special at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014 in Normandy today: L to R - Germany’s Helen Langehanenberg (silver), Great Britain’s Charlotte Dujardin (gold) and Germany’s Kristina Sprehe (bronze). 
(Dirk Caremans/FEI)

Team USA Rein Supreme

The United States have won their fourth consecutive FEI World Equestrian Games™ Reining gold medal, followed by Belgium in silver and Austria in bronze, at the end of a second thrilling competition at the Parc des Expositions in Caen today.

Team USA won Reining gold at WEG in Normandy. Belgium took silver followed by Austria with an historic bronze. 
(Dirk Caremans/FEI)

Morganti Victorious on Para-Equestrian Dressage Day Two

The form book was turned on its head today, day two of the Round 1 team tests in the Para-Equestrian Dressage competition at this year’s Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014 in Normandy (FRA). In a thrilling conclusion to the

Italy’s Sara Morganti with Royal Delight scored a thrilling top spot at today’s Round 1 Grade Ia team competition at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014.
(Jon Stroud/FEI)

Lauren Barwick Finishes Third in Team Test at WEG

Canada’s Lauren Barwick earned a top three finish in her Team Test during the second day of para-dressage competition Tuesday, August 26, at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games 2014 in Normandy, FRA. Riding Equine Canada’s 13-year-old Oldenburg mare, Off

Lauren Barwick and Off to Paris.
Kevin Sparrow photo

Canadian Reining Team Takes Ninth at WEG

The Canadian Reining Team stepped up to the plate, placing ninth overall at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games 2014 in Normandy, FRA after earning a combined score of 642 points in the Team competition on August 26. As a

Photo: Cody Sapergia's sliding stop with Nu Chexomatic in the Team and First Individual Qualifier competition. 
Dirk Caremans/Hippofoto for Shannon Brinkman Photo