News: Horse Sport

First Chance at Pan Am Games Tickets

Early access to the best TORONTO 2015 Pan Am Games tickets begins September 15th, including equestrian tickets for dressage, eventing and jumping competitions in Caledon. The ticket portal is now live at TORONTO2015.org/tickets, along with ticket pricing and a detailed

Toronto 2015 Pan American Games mascot Pachi with the first-ever ticket to Equestrian competition in Caledon.

Two Yellow Cards Handed Out to Eventers at WEG

It has been announced that two riders received FEI yellow cards for dangerous riding during the cross country phase of the Eventing competition at the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™, on August 29th. Canada’s Hawley Bennett-Awad was yellow-carded for

Al Sharbatly Races to Victory in the Prix du Qatar

The final CSI5* class of the Longines Global Champions Tour of Lausanne, the Prix du Qatar, was won by Abdullah Al Sharbatly (KSA) with Andrea. Second went to recent World Championship Team Gold medallist Jur Vrieling with VDL Zirocco NOP

Al Sharbatly won the Prix du Qatar, the final CSI5* class of the Longines Global Champions Tour of Lausanne. Photo by Stefano Grasso/LGCT

Conquest Harlanate Conquers Natalma

Conquest Stables’ Conquest Harlanate, with Patrick Husbands, needed every foot of the lengthy E.P. Taylor Turf Course stretch before collaring favoured Isabella Sings near the wire to win the co-featured $228,800 Natalma Stakes Saturday at Woodbine. Named for the dam

Patrick Husbands guides Conquest Harlanate (orange and turquoise silks) to victory in the $200,000 Natalma Stakes at Woodbine. Photo by Michael Burns Photography

Second Annual Dressage Canada Canadian Florida Fortnight

February 2nd, 2014, marked the inaugural dates for the Canadian Florida Fortnight, held in Wellington and West Palm Beach Florida. This event was so successful that Dressage Canada took a mini Fortnight experience on the road with stops in Toronto

Sarah Johnstone Joins Wingberry Farms Team

Young show jumping talent Sarah Johnstone has joined Wingberry Farms as a trainer at its world-class facility in King City, ON. Johnstone, 23, of Aurora, ON, will work alongside Wingberry Farms Head Trainer Yann Candele. Her primary focus will be

Wingberry Farms of King City, ON, welcomes new trainer Sarah Johnstone to the team. Photo by Ben Radvanyi

Ian Millar Wins $1.5 Million CP International

Ten-time Olympian Ian Millar of Perth, ON, added yet another title to his long list of accomplishments by winning the $1.5 million CP International, presented by Rolex, on September 14 to close out the CSIO5* Spruce Meadows “Masters” tournament in

Ian Millar and Dixson.
(Cealy Tetley photo)

Eric Lamaze Gives Insider’s View on Spruce Meadows Masters

Canadian Olympic Champion and Rolex Testimonee Eric Lamaze gave guests an insider’s view to the CSIO5* Spruce Meadows ‘Masters’ tournament in Calgary, AB. The five-day show jumping tournament is running September 10-14, and culminates in the $1.5 million CP International,

Rolex testimonee Eric Lamaze competes at the Spruce Meadows ‘Masters’ tournament in Calgary, Alberta. Photo by Kit Houghton/Rolex

Canadian Show Jumping Team Clinches BMO Nations’ Cup Title

The Canadian Show Jumping Team comprised of Ben Asselin, Tiffany Foster, Eric Lamaze and Ian Millar clinched victory in the $300,000 BMO Nations’ Cup held Saturday, September 13, at the Spruce Meadows ‘Masters’ tournament in Calgary, AB. The win marked

Chef d'equipe Mark Laskin, Ben Asselin, Eric Lamaze, Tiffany Foster and Ian Millar. (Cealy Tetley photo)