News: Horse Sport

National Steward Clinic

Equine Canada is pleased to be able to offer a new opportunity for stewards to upgrade or maintain their certification and is open to those individuals interested in pursuing stewarding or are working towards gaining their accreditation. The clinic offers

Canadian Dressage Riders Continue Strong Performances at AGDF

Canadian dressage riders continued to earn top results at the Adequan Global Dressage Festival (AGDF) CDI-W/1*/U25/Y/J/P in Wellington, FL, USA, March 13-16. Belinda Trussell of Stouffville, ON finished the week as one of Canada’s top performers. Partnered with Robyn Eames’

21st Annual All About Pets Show

The All About Pets Show, featuring Ontario’s Mane Event, is an entertaining extravaganza for animal enthusiasts of all ages, featuring everything from cats and dogs, to horses, fish, and even reptiles. On Easter weekend, April 18 -20, some 20,000 people

Super Saturday in Qatar

The culmination of the CSI3* competition at CHI Al Shaqab, in Doha, Qatar, featured a completely Qatari field in the 40,000€ grand prix, save for two Jordanian riders. From the 19 starters, just five went clear to force a jump-off.

Isabell Werth’s Suspension is Lifted

Dressage rider Isabell Werth has been embroiled in a legal battle with the German Equestrian Federation since last fall, when the Olympian received a six-month competition ban and a €2,000 fine, stemming from a June 2012 positive drug test in

Viva Las Vegas: 2015 Pan Am Fundraising Gala

The Dressage Canada High Performance Committee is bringing Las Vegas to the Paramount Conference and Event Centre in Woodbridge, Ontario, on April 28th, in support of Canadian athletes aiming for the 2015 Pan American Games. With a 1970s black/white tie

WEF Update: Week 10

Para-Dressage riders joined the other competitors this week for their own Global Dressage Festival CPEDI 3*. By the end of the week, Canadians had accumulated several wins in both the CPEDI 3* and the AGDF 10 CDI W events. Dressage

Winning Streak Continues for Canadian Para-Dressage Riders

On the final day of competition, the Canadian Para-Dressage riders once again earned top scores at the Adequan Global Dressage Festival 10 CPEDI3*. The annual FEI competition was held at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center, March 14-16, in Wellington,

Lauren Barwick won the Grade II Freestyle at the Adequan Global Dressage Festival 10 CPEDI3* aboard Ferdonia 2. Photo by Lindsay McCall.

Belinda Trussell Wins FEI Grand Prix Special at AGDF

Belinda Trussell (CAN) rode to the top of the FEI Grand Prix Special, presented by Today’s Equestrian and GF Enterprise LLC, with Anton on Sunday morning at the Adequan® Global Dressage Festival (AGDF). Fellow Canadian Shannon Dueck and Cantaris bested

Belinda Trussell and Anton won the FEI Grand Prix Special at Adequan® Global Dressage Festival. Photo by SusanJStickle.com