News: Horse Sport

WEG Packages Now Available

Ottawa, ON – Equine Canada is pleased to announce the availability of Dressage, Jumping, Para-Dressage and Endurance ticket packages for the 2010 World Equestrian Games (WEG). The 2010 World Equestrian Games are being held September 25–October 20, 2010 at Kentucky

Tapner triumphs in tight finale at Badminton

Paul Tapner (AUS), described by fellow riders as one of the hardest working in the sport, rode with focus and determination to achieve the greatest moment of his Eventing career. He went clear in the final Jumping to hold his

Australian Paul Tapner takes over lead at Badminton

Paul Tapner (AUS) was clearly overjoyed as he came through the finish line at the Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials (GBR) on his second ride, Inonothing. His celebrations were more than justified as, after an enthralling and dramatic Cross Country

Kai Rüder is Prince of Badminton Dressage

ai Rüder (GER) and his powerful stallion Le Prince des Bois held an appropriately regal lead at the close of Dressage at the Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials (GBR), the second leg of the HSBC FEI Classics™.   Rüder, 39

Two Thyme has the Edge at Badminton

It was no surprise to see Ruth Edge (GBR) at the head of affairs after the first day of Dressage at the Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials, the second leg of the HSBC FEI Classics™.   Edge, a three-times British

Angelstone Farms Announces Jumping Competition

Rockwood, Ontario – A $7,500 Open Jumper division, Presented by System Fencing and Seegmiller Construction, will be the main attraction when Angelstone Farms of Rockwood, ON, hosts a two-day jumping competition on Saturday and Sunday, May 8 and 9, 2010.

Sven Holmberg Nominated for President of the FEI

The Swedish Equestrian Federation has filed a nomination for Sven Holmberg as President of the FEI. Sven Holmberg currently holds the position as 1st Vice President of the FEI as well as being the Chairman of the International Jumping Committee.

Vermont Summer Festival Named Top Ten Summer Event

East Dorset, Vermont - The Vermont Chamber of Commerce has named the Vermont Summer Festival horse show one of the ‘Top Ten Summer Events’ in the state of Vermont. The Vermont Summer Festival, which this year runs for six consecutive weeks