News: Horse Sport

Opening Day at Spruce Meadows Masters Rescheduled Due to Snow

The Spruce Meadows Organizing Committee has determined that due to the extreme weather and hazardous conditions, opening day competitions of the Spruce Meadows ‘Masters’ will be rescheduled – there will be no competitions, exhibits or entertainment programs at Spruce Meadows

The snow-covered ring at Spruce Meadows.

Short Film Celebrates Spruce Meadows Masters

Rolex has released a new film to celebrate the second equestrian Major of 2014, the Spruce Meadows ‘Masters’ Tournament, which runs from September 10-14, and is part of the Rolex Grand Slam of Show Jumping. As well as an insight

France Passes the Torch to Canada at Close of WEG

With the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games in Normandy, FRA coming to an end during the Closing Ceremonies on September 7, Canada stepped into the spotlight as the official host country of the eighth edition of the Games, to

Double Dutch Gold in WEG Show Jumping Final

Jeroen Dubbeldam made it double-gold at the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ in Normandy today when adding the individual title to last Thursday’s team victory for The Netherlands. He made his way into this afternoon’s top-four Jumping final thanks

The Netherlands’ Jeroen Dubbeldam celebrates victory in the individual Jumping final after receiving the gold medal from IOC Member, Tsunekazu Takeda, Vice-President of the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee and Member of the FEI Olympic Council, and FEI President, HRH Princess Haya. Photo by Dirk Caremans/FEI

Spruce Meadows ‘Masters’ to Welcome the World’s Best

The Spruce Meadows ‘Masters’ Tournament is set for an exciting CSIO 5* competition on September 10-14, 2014. The feature competition of the week is the $1.5 Million CP International, presented by Rolex, one of the most prestigious grand prix events

Germany won last year's BMO Nations' Cup at the Spruce Meadows Masters. Photo courtesy of Spruce Meadows Media Services

Nicholson and Avebury are Simply the Best at Burghley

There was a fairytale ending to the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials when New Zealander Andrew Nicholson (NZL) and his delightful grey gelding Avebury made history with a third successive victory at this always challenging British CCI4*. The legendary New

William Fox-Pitt (GBR) clinches victory in the FEI Classics™ 2013/2014 at the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials, final leg of the series. Photo by Trevor Holt/FEI

WEG Driving: Boyd Exell is Crowned Champion

Boyd Exell (AUS) kept a clear head in the exciting final obstacle driving competition of the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ in Normandy and scored a fabulous clear round, securing a third world championship title in a row. Chester

The individual Driving medallists in the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014 in Normandy. Pictured from left to right are silver medallist Chester Weber (USA); gold medallist and world champion Boyd Exell (AUS); bronze medallist Theo Timmerman (NED). Photo by Marie de Ronde-Oudemans/FEI

Andrew Nicholson and Avebury are the Stars of Burghley

Andrew Nicholson (NZL) and Avebury, one of the most brilliant partnerships in Eventing, have swept into the lead after the Cross Country phase at the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials (GBR), climax of the FEI Classics™ 2013/2014, with a trademark

Andrew Nicholson (NZL) and Avebury complete a superb Cross Country round to take the lead at the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials, final leg of the FEI Classics™ 2013/2014. Photo by Trevor Holt/FEI