News: Horse Sport

Canada’s David Marcus to Contest CDIO5* Aachen

Canadian Olympian David Marcus of Campbellville, ON, has been invited to the prestigious CDIO5* Aachen, Germany, from July 11 to 20. The Canadian dressage athlete will ride his 2012 London Olympic partner, Chrevi’s Capital, a 14-year-old Danish Warmblood gelding (Chrevi’s

Olympian David Marcus will be Canada’s sole dressage representative riding Chrevi’s Capital at CDIO5* Aachen, Germany, from July 11 to 20. Photo by Sue Stickle, www.susanjstickle.com

Dressage Canada and C-DAAP Luncheon Raises $18,000

The ‘Lunch in the Country’ fundraising event, held June 7th during the Grand Prix Freestyle competition at the CDI-W CornerStone Spring Into Dressage in Palgrave, ON, raised close to $18,000 to support the Canadian Dressage Athlete Assistance Program (C-DAAP). Held

Anita Gravelle, Vel Miculinic, Desi Dillingham, and Deborah Kinzinger at the ‘Lunch in the Country’ fundraising event that raised over $18,000 in support of the Canadian Dressage Athlete Assistant Program (C-DAAP). Photo courtesy of C-DAAP

CNE Announces the Return of HorseCapades

The fun of the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) gallops into Toronto early with HorseCapades, a delightful and interactive program that introduces fans of all ages to the wonder of horses. In its 10th consecutive year, HorseCapades returns to the CNE beginning July 27,

HorseCapades

The Trail Network Project

Equine Canada’s Recreation, Trails and Tourism Program is pleased to announce the team of experts conducting the new Trail Network Project that will be governed by the Canadian Trails Federation. Taking the next steps in creating a functional and efficient

2014 FEI Awards Nominations Open

The Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI), the world governing body of equestrian sport, has today launched the FEI Awards 2014, the annual global search to reward excellence, commitment, dedication and courage within the equestrian community. Nominations are now open and submissions

In Memoriam: Colombo

Equine Canada and the Canadian Equestrian Team extend heartfelt condolences to Selena O’Hanlon and owners Elaine and Michael Davies, on the passing away of their cherished Swedish Warmblood gelding Colombo. In 2007, O’Hanlon was first named to the Canadian Eventing

IJRC and NARG Unite

From now on, riders will have a unique voice in front of the International Federation for Equestrian Sports and in the world. As of the 14th of May, the two not-for-profit associations, the International Jumping Riders Club (IJRC) and the

New Zealand Finds a New Hero at Luhmühlen

New Zealand rider Tim Price is enjoying a purple patch of form and he produced an outstanding display of Jumping to win his first CCI4*, at Luhmühlen (GER), presented by DHL Paket, the fifth and penultimate leg of the FEI

New Zealand’s Tim Price and Wesko finished on their Dressage score to claim the honours at the German CCI4* at Luhmühlen (GER), presented by DHL Paket, the fifth leg of the FEI Classics™ series. Photo: www.eventingphoto.com /FEI.