News: Horse Sport

Gene Mische – A Legend Passes

Legendary horseman Eugene “Gene” Mische, the founder of Stadium Jumping, Inc., passed away on Friday evening, following a long, hard fought battle with cancer. Born in Cleveland, Ohio, on June 26, 1931, Mische, more than any horseman in history, changed

Gene Mische

Ultimate Win for Ulrich in Budapest

What nobody expected in Hungary’s capital city happened today: Switzerland’s Werner Ulrich stayed ahead of top favourite Boyd Exell from Australia and won the FEI World Cup™ Driving competition in Budapest. Exell made two mistakes and came second, ahead of

Werner Ulrich set a solid base for his victory as first starter in the Winning Round. Photo by FEI/Rinaldo de Craen

Dressage Canada Launches Search for Technical Leader

Dressage Canada and Equine Canada have launched a search for a dressage Technical Leader. This position is part of a high performance program developed to assist not only in identifying talented athletes (both human and equine), but also in creating

Eric Lamaze Scores Victory in Paris

Canada’s Eric Lamaze continued to dominate the European competition by winning the €50,000 Le Figaro Prix on Friday, December 3, at the CSI5* Gucci Masters show jumping tournament in Paris, France. The Olympic Champion was one of eight riders to

Olympic Champion Eric Lamaze and Coriana van Kalpscheut won the €50,000 Le Figaro Prix on December 3, at the CSI5* Gucci Masters show jumping tournament in Paris, France. Photo by Hippo Foto

Guatemala to stage FEI World Jumping Challenge Final

The FEI World Jumping Challenge Final, which takes place at Club Ecuestre El Cortijo, Guatemala City (GUA) next week (8-12 December), has attracted a field of 22 riders from 15 countries. Riders from Chile, Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Israel, Lebanon, Egypt,

A German Rider for Totilas

The rumours proved true when it was announced on Tuesday that Matthias Alexander Rath will take the ride on the famous dressage stallion Totilas, formerly ridden by Edward Gal. Twenty-six-year-old Rath, who is coached by his father, Klaus Martin Rath,

Ainsley Vince Wins 2010 Jump Canada Series Title

For the second year in a row Ainsley Vince of Milton, ON, was named the Jump Canada Series Champion following the final event in the 2010 Series, the $100,000 Canadian Show Jumping Championships, which was held November 5 and 6

Ainsley Vince was presented with the2010 Jump Canada Series Trophy and a cheque for $10,000 Jump Canada, on November 12 at the Royal Horse Show in Toronto, ON. Photo by Cealy Tetley