News: Horse Sport

FEI Balkan Eventing Championships 2011

Romania’s Milashkon Bogdan claimed individual gold at the 2011 FEI Balkan Eventing Championships in Shumen, Bulgaria last Sunday.  The host nation’s Iliyan Iskarov slotted into silver medal position ahead of fellow-countryman Veselin Petrov in bronze while the only other finisher,

Irish Clinch Victory in Season-Opener at La Baule

Ireland won the opening leg of the 2011 FEI Nations Cup™ series in a nail-biting thriller at La Baule in France today. On an afternoon when the form-book was turned on its head, Robert Splaine’s side of Shane Sweetnam (Amaretto

Irish eyes were smiling at La Baule in France when (l-r) Billy Twomey, Cian O’Connor, Shane Sweetnam and Cameron Hanley won the opening leg of the 2011 FEI Nations’ Cup™. Photo by Christophe Bricot/FEI.

Eric Lamaze and Coriana Capture Third Win

Olympic Show Jumping Champion Eric Lamaze of Schomberg, ON, and Coriana captured their third victory within a week’s time after winning the €23,000 Prix Groupe Lucien Barriere on Saturday, May 14, in La Baule, France. The Olympic Champion and Coriana

John Anderson and Lindsay Wendt Win in Calgary

Calgary’s own John Anderson and Lindsay Wendt of High River, AB, rode away the winners following the first event of the season at Rocky Mountain Show Jumping in Calgary, AB. Anderson scored victory in the $31,000 CSI2* Rocky Mountain Grand

John Anderson and Lindsay Wendt

FEI Announces Detection Times for Meloxicam

The FEI has announced detection times for Meloxicam (veterinary formulation known as Metacam®), a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) used to relieve pain and inflammation in the equine athlete. The findings of studies on the use of intravenously or orally administered

Jump Canada Invites Hall of Fame Nominations

Ottawa, Ontario – Jump Canada is calling for nominations for induction to the Hall of Fame. The Sixth Annual Jump Canada Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Gala, presented by BMO Financial Group, will be held as part of a