News: Horse Sport

Quarantine Facility Ready for WEG Equine Athletes

9 days to go! A temporary equine quarantine facility at the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Airport is ready to facilitate the entry of horses from around the world competing in the eight World Championships of the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games,

Equine quarantine facility at the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Airport.

FEI Releases Updated Elective Testing List

In the final countdown to the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™, the FEI has published an updated version of the FEI Elective Testing List. Elective Testing allows Team Veterinarians to submit urine from FEI-registered competition horses to an FEI Reference

Canadian Eventing names WEG Team

The Canadian Eventing High Performance Committee is pleased to announce the members of the Canadian Eventing Team who will compete in the World Equestrian Games in Lexington, Kentucky, USA, September 30–October 3, 2010.  Selected according to the qualification thresholds and

First Horses Arrive in Kentucky for WEG

With just 14 days until the opening ceremonies of the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games, the first group of eight horses arrived at the Kentucky Horse Park on Friday afternoon. This first group of equine athletes represent Chile and

Lamaze Third in $1 Million CN International Grand Prix

In front of 76,947 show jumping fans, Canadian Olympic Champion Eric Lamaze placed third in the $1 million CN International held Sunday, September 12, at the CSIO5* Spruce Meadows “Masters” Tournament in Calgary, AB. Despite competing with a broken bone

Dubbeldam Wins $1 million CN International

The 35th Anniversary Spruce Meadows “Masters” came to a close today with the $1 million CN International Grand Prix.  It was a week of firsts and for Jeroen Dubbeldam (NED).  There was no better first than his final placing in

Jeroen Dubbeldam (NED) and BMC Van Grunsven Simon won the $1 million CN International Grand Prix.

Team USA Wins the BMO Nations’ Cup before Record Crowd

Team USA have won the $350,000 BMO Nations’ Cup today at the Spruce Meadows “Masters” Tournament.  In front of a Saturday record crowd of over 69,000 the American Team jumped in championship form to win one of the richest Nations’

Team USA leads the victory ride, celebrating the team’s win at the 2010 BMO Nations’ Cup at the Spruce Meadows “Masters” Tournament. Photo by: Mike Sturk

FEI NSAID Congress Video Online

Following the success of last month’s FEI Congress on the in-competition use of NSAIDs, free-to-view videos of the entire event are now available on the FEI website here. The Congress, which received widespread acclaim for the high calibre of speakers

Ashley Holzer Victorious at CDI Saugerties

Canadian WEG Team member Ashley Holzer won three FEI classes at the Centerline Events at HITS on the Hudson, CDI-W Saugerties, held in Saugerties, NY, August 20–22, 2010. Holzer, originally from Toronto, ON, won both the Prix St. Georges and