News: Horse Sport

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

Canadians Top Hartpury Festival of Dressage CPEDI3*

The Canadian Para-Equestrian Team were in the top placings on the first day of competition at the Hartpury Festival of Dressage CPEDI3* held July 9-11, 2014 in Gloucester, ENG. Riding Double Agent, her seven-year-old Anglo-European Studbook mare, Roberta Sheffield of

Inaugural Canadian Para-Reining at West Coast Classic

For the very first time, a Para-Reining clinic and demonstration class will be featured at the West Coast Classic July 10-13 at Chilliwack Heritage Park, just outside Vancouver in Chilliwack, British Columbia. The educational seminar and Para-Reining demonstration classes are

Tickets Now Available for American Horsewoman’s Challenge

Forty-one of the top horsewomen in the United States and Canada are headed to Oklahoma City Oct. 3 -5, 2014 to compete in the American Horsewoman’s Challenge and join in the celebration of the Year of the Horse Woman. Tickets

Switzerland Submits Official Candidacy for the FEI Presidency

The Swiss Equestrian Federation (SEF) has named Pierre E. Genecand as a candidate for the FEI presidency and submitted the official candidacy to the Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI) today. The elections, at which, contrary to her original intention, the incumbent

Pierre E. Genecand. Official Swiss candidate for the FEI presidency. Photo Amélie Bès

OEF Takes The Reins Of Ontario Has Talent

The Ontario Equestrian Federation is excited to announce that it will be taking the reins of Ontario Has Talent, a grassroots program that has distributed close to $50,000 to support youth Dressage riders. “With the structure and processes of the