News: Horse Sport

McCutcheon Grabs Reining Gold

America reclaimed the individual World Championship title at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ in The Horse Park at Kentucky, USA this afternoon, but it wasn’t the hot favourite, Shawn Flarida, who stood tall and proud as the host nation’s

On the medal podium after the final of the Individual Reining Championship at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ in Kentucky were (centre) gold medalist Tom McCutcheon (USA), (left) silver medalist Craig Schmersal (USA), and (right) bronze medalist Duane Latimer (CAN). Photo by: FEI/Dirk Caremans

Duane Latimer Wins Canada’s First Medal at WEG

Duane Latimer of Bienfait, SK won the individual bronze medal at the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games (WEG), which are being held in Lexington, KY September 25–October 10, 2010. Latimer had a great run riding Dun Playin Tag, Lance

Above: Duane Latimer of Bienfait, SK won the individual bronze medal in Reining at WEG. Below: Shawna Sapergia of Cochrane, AB, and This Chics On Top finished in 7th. Photos by: Kalina Rutledge, Equine Canada

Gal and Totilas Win The Special in Style

The sensational partnership of Edward Gal and Moorlands Totilas made Dutch dressage history today when becoming the first combination from The Netherlands to win the World Championship Grand Prix Special title at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ in Kentucky,

The Netherlands’ Edward Gal and Moorlands Totlias produced another stunning performance to win individual goldin the Grand Prix Special at WEG. Photo by: FEI/Dirk Caremans

Two Canadians Advance to Individual Reining Finals at WEG

Great Britain dominated the second individual qualifying round at the World Reining Championship, presented by John Deere, today at the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games. The top qualifying score of 217.5 went to Great Britain’s Lee Rutter, riding Setting

Horse Sport Launches Facebook Page

Horse Sport magazine, Canada’s equestrian sport authority, has launched its own Facebook page just in time for the World Equestrian Games! Visit www.facebook.com/HorseSport to get connected and stay on top of Horse Sport news, views and the equestrian community. During

Dutch Dressage Dream Comes True

Dutch courage was tested to the limit at The Horse Park in Kentucky today but, despite everything that was thrown at them, The Netherlands came through to take Dressage team gold at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™.  It was

The Dutch team pictured on the podium after becoming World Dressage Champions for the first time at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ in Kentucky, USA. Left to right – Adelinde Cornelissen (Jerich Parzival), Imke Schellekens-Bartels (Hunter Douglas Sunrise), Hans Peter Minderhound (Exquis Nadine) and Edward Gal (Moorlands Totilas). Photo by: FEI/Dirk Caremans

Two Canadians Advance to Grand Prix Special at WEG

Ashley Holzer of Toronto, ON, placed 12th and Belinda Trussell of Newmarket, ON finished in 21st place following today’s Grand Prix Dressage competition at the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games (WEG) in Lexington, KY. Both have qualified for Wednesday’s

Ashley Holzer and Pop Art qualified for Wednesday’s Grand Prix Special after placing 12th in Grand Prix Dressage competition at the 2010 World Equestrian Games

Canadian Eventing Team and Individuals Named for WEG

The Canadian Eventing High Performance Committee is pleased to announce the riders and horses who will compete in team and individual competition at 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games in Lexington, Kentucky, USA, September 30–October 3, 2010.  Named to compete