News: Horse Sport

Meet the FEI Presidential Candidates Order Selected

A Meet the Presidential Candidates session, at which each of the five candidates for the FEI Presidency will present their manifestos to National Federations, stakeholders and international media, will be held in Baku (AZE) tomorrow, December 13th. The Independent Advisory

Gearing Up for a Controversial FEI General Assembly

An in-person FEI Bureau meeting took place today, December 11th, ahead of the 2014 FEI General Assembly in Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan. The Bureau confirmed several appointments to FEI Technical Committees, and announced that the appointment of Veterinary Committee

FEI Signs Multi-Year Broadcast Agreement with Sky Mexico

Following the Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI) announcement of its renewed partnership with the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) and IMG through to the end of 2022, the FEI has now signed a second major multi-year broadcast deal inside a week. The

Horses Test Positive for Vesicular Stomatitis in Nebraska

Horses have tested positive for vesicular stomatitis (VS) in the state of Nebraska. Vesicular stomatitis is a reportable disease as per the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA), meaning that horse owners must immediately report the presence of any horse suspected

Para-Equestrian Canada Introduction to Competition Grants

Para-Equestrian Canada is pleased to announce that four grants have been awarded to riders and therapeutic riding centres to support the participation of athletes with a disability in equestrian sport. The competition grants are provided through Para-Equestrian Canada’s athlete development

Equine Canada Seeks Youngsters to Compete at WEF

Equine Canada is looking for athletes who are interested in competing in Nations Cup classes for Young Riders, Juniors and Children at the Winter Equestrian Festival in Wellington, Florida, in February. In a notice to members, they said: “The Winter Equestrian Festival

Date Change for Dressage Canada Officials Upgrading and Promotion

Dressage Canada officials who are applying for upgrading/promotion in 2015 please note that there is a new deadline for submission of applications. All applications must be received by the dressage department at Equine Canada on or before January 31st annually.

Countdown is on to FEI Presidential Election

The 14th FEI President will be elected this Sunday December 14th by the FEI General Assembly which gets underway this week in Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan. The five Presidential candidates (listed in order of receipt of the candidacy files

World Dressage Masters to Close in Style

A top line-up will be presented at the last World Dressage Masters event of 2014 which will be held during Jumping Mechelen in Belgium from December 26-28. Both Germany and the Netherlands will send a strong team to Mechelen. WDM

Register for the Equine Canada Annual Convention

Members of the equestrian community from across Canada are invited to participate in Equine Canada’s national convention, which is tailored to address the unique needs of participants involved in equestrian sport, recreation, and industry. If you work with horses and