News: Horse Sport

2012 London Olympic Equestrian Timetable

The London 2012 Olympic equestrian timetable has been announced by the London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games (LOCOG). London 2012 will mark the 100th anniversary of equestrian sport in the Olympic movement. The Olympic Opening Ceremony on July 27

Spruce Meadows is Number One!

Spruce Meadows is extremely proud to announce that the North American Riders Group (NARG) has recognized Spruce Meadows as Top Tournament in the sport of show jumping for 2010. NARG consists of the sports’ top riders, trainers, coaches, owners and

FEI Bureau Approves Allocation of Two Championships

The FEI Bureau has approved venues for two FEI championships™ – one Endurance and one Eventing – for the 2011 and 2013 seasons. The FEI Endurance Young Riders/Juniors Championships™ 2011 have been allocated to Abu Dhabi (UAE). The championships will

Jump Canada Announces Distribution of Venue Development Funds

Jump Canada distributed $30,000 to eight deserving competition sites through the Jump Canada Venue Development Fund in 2010. Two applicants were chosen by the committee to receive $7,500 each while an additional $15,000 was divided among other applicants. Jump Canada

France Victorious in Spain

French riders reigned supreme in Vigo, Spain tonight where quintessential horse-master Michel Robert pipped fellow-countryman Kevin Staut to win the eleventh leg of the 2010/2011 Rolex FEI World Cup™ Jumping Western European League series.  In a contest that challenged mental

Winner of the 11th leg of the Rolex FEI World Cup™ Jumping series in Vigo, Spain, Michael Robert (FRA), receives his Rolex watch from Anthony Schaub, Rolex SA. Photo by Paco Rey/FEI

FEI Bureau Member Sven Holmberg Resigns

Sven Holmberg, FEI Bureau Member and Chair of the Jumping Committee, has resigned from both positions with immediate effect. Mr Holmberg, who became an FEI Bureau Member when he was elected as Chair of the Jumping Committee in 2005, became

Wily Weishaupt is Best in Bordeaux

Philipp Weishaupt and the stallion Catoki brought the German tally of wins in the 2010/2011 Rolex FEI World Cup™ Jumping Western European League qualifying series to a sensational six this evening at Bordeaux in France.  The 25 year-old rider from

Philipp Weishaupt and the stallion Catoki secured Germany’s sixth victory in the 2010/2011 Rolex FEI World Cup™ Jumping series at Bordeaux, France. Photo: Cecile Grand/FEI

FEI World Cup™ Finals Make History in Leipzig

For the first time in the history of equestrian sport, four FEI World Cup™ Finals will be held under the same roof. The Rolex FEI World Cup™ Final Jumping, the Reem Acra FEI World Cup™ Final Dressage, the FEI World