News: Horse Sport

WEF Update: Week 8

Canada captures the Nations Cup! The highlight of the week was our Nations Cup win – a major accomplishment with 12 teams competing this year. The team of Ian Millar, Eric Lamaze, Tiffany Foster and Yann Candele came together brilliantly

Ben Maher and Urico Win $150,000 CSIO 4* Grand Prix

Week eight of the 2014 FTI Consulting Winter Equestrian Festival (FTI WEF), sponsored by G&C Farm, concluded on Sunday with another big win for Great Britain’s Ben Maher in the $150,000 CSIO 4* Grand Prix, presented by Wellington Equestrian Realty.

Ben Maher and Urico won the $150,000 CSIO 4* Grand Prix. Photo by Photos © Sportfot,

Canadians Score in AGDF FEI Intermediaire-1 and FEI Grand Prix Freestyle

Competition for the Adequan Global Dressage Festival 8 Palm Beach Dressage Derby CDI W continued on Saturday with the FEI Intermediaire-1 and FEI Grand Prix Freestyle, presented by Martha W. Jolicoeur and Maria Mendelsohn of Illustrated Properties. The FEI Intermediaire-1 was

Canada Dominates Florida’s Furusiyya FEI Nations’ Cup

The Canadian show jumping team comprised of Yann Candele, Tiffany Foster, Eric Lamaze and Ian Millar dominated a starting field of 12 countries to win the $75,000 Furusiyya Nations’ Cup, presented by G &C Farm, held Friday night, February 28,

Canada is presented as the winner of the $75,000 Furusiyya Nations' Cup, presented by G &C Farm, at the 2014 FTI Consulting Winter Equestrian Festival in Wellington, FL. Cealy Tetley, www.tetleyphoto.com

FEI Nations Cup™ Dressage: Round 2

Last year The Netherlands kicked off the FEI Nations Cup™ Dressage inaugural pilot series with a win at the first leg in Vidauban (FRA), and the 2013 series champions returned to the French venue to reign supreme once again tonight.

The Netherlands team of Diederik van Silfhout, Laurens van Lieren and Tommie Visser with Chef d’Equipe Wim Ernes on the top step of the podium following their victory at the second leg of the FEI Nations Cup™ Dressage 2014 pilot series at Vidauban, France tonight. Photo: FEI/Rui Pedro Godinho.

Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping: Round 10

Belgium’s Nicola Philippaerts produced a career-defining win at the last qualifying round of the Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping 2013/2014 Western European League in Gothenburg, Sweden today. Lying well outside the top-18 qualification zone as the class began, his result

Kalle Sternberg, Brand Manager for Longines, Sweden, presents a Longines watch to Nicola Philippaerts after the young Belgian rider won the last qualifying round of the Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping 2013/2014 Western European League at Gothenburg, Sweden today. Photo: FEI/Roland Thunholm.

Reem Acra FEI World Cup™ Dressage: Round 7

Germany’s Jessica von Bredow-Werndl stole the show at Gothenburg in Sweden today when producing a superb victory in the Reem Acra FEI World Cup™ Dressage Western European League 2013/2014 qualifier with Unee BB. “I didn’t expect it!” said the 28-year-old

Germany’s Jessica von Bredow-Werndl and Unee BB stormed to victory in style at the seventh leg of the Reem Acra FEI World Cup™ Dressage Western European League in Gothenburg, Sweden today. Photo: FEI/Roland Thunholm.

Breed Sport Judge Clinic with Karen Homer-Brown

Equine Canada is pleased to announce that a Breed Sport Judge Clinic with Karen Homer-Brown is set to take place on April 5 and 6, 2014 in Edmonton, AB. Homer-Brown has a wealth of experience training, competing, selling, and breeding

2014 OEF Youth Bursary Recipients

The Ontario Equestrian Federation (OEF) is pleased to present seven juniors from across the province with $1,000 through the OEF Youth Bursary Program to help them reach their equestrian goals. “This is such a deserving group of young horse people