News: Horse Sport

Chair of the Dutch Endurance Team Resigns

The Chair of the Dutch Endurance team, Marc van den Dungen, has resigned his position and explained his decision in an open letter to the Royal Dutch Equestrian Federation. For the benefit of: concerned and interested parties and the press.

VaultCanada Names WEG Team

VaultCanada has announced the names of the Canadian Vaulting Team who will compete in the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games (WEG) in Normandy, FRA August 23 – September 7, 2014. For the first time at WEG, Canada will be

Farrington and Uceko Win $400,000 Pan American Cup

Calgary, AB, Canada – July 13, 2014 – The ‘Pan American’ Tournament CSI 5* at Spruce Meadows concluded on Sunday with a fantastic win for Kent Farrington (USA) and Uceko in the $400,000 Pan American Cup presented by Rolex. The

Kent Farrington and Uceko. (Mike Sturk/Spruce Meadows Media Services photo)

Bourns Supremacy Reigns Supreme at Angelstone

Andrew Bourns made it two for two this week at Angelstone’s Headwaters Cup aboard Karina Aziz’ Chacco’s Goldy, winning both Thursday night’s FEI Open Welcome and Super Saturday’s $50,000 FEI Grand Prix presented by Mar-Co Contracting. Andrew and Chacco’s Goldy

The Winner of $50,000 Headwaters Cup Grand Prix 1.45M FEI Presented Mar-Co Contracting Andrew Bourns & Chacco's Goldy

Surprise Win for Germany at Falsterbo

It’s not often that a win for Germany comes as a surprise, but today at the sixth leg of the Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup™ Jumping Europe Division 1 League in Falsterbo, Sweden, even Otto Becker’s team could hardly believe it

Team Germany on the podium following their victory in the sixth leg of the Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup™ Jumping Europe Division 1 League at Falsterbo in Sweden today: (L to R) Andre Thieme, Katrin Eckermann, Meredith Michaels-Beerbaum, Patrick Stuehlmeyer and Chef d’Equipe Otto Becker. Left of podium - Anders Mellberg, President Swedish NF and Jan Olaf Wannius, President Falsterbo Horse Show. Right of podium - Mr Adil Alfwzan, Deputy Chargé d’Affaires Saudi Arabian Embassy in Sweden. Photo: FEI/Roland Thunholm.

Stormont FEI Endurance Race Results

An FEI Endurance ride was held in Berwick, ON June 28–29 and many Canadian riders earned personal bests and qualifying times. In the CEI 3* 160 km race, Dessia Miller of Berwick, ON was second in a time of 14:08:50