News: Horse Sport

Canadian Driver Eugen Hug Wins at Bromont International CAI-2*

Canadian drivers, Christina Sully, Eugen Hug and Darryl Billing, all represented Canada at the 2014 Bromont International CAI-2*, held June 20–22, in Bromont, QC. Combined Driving is comprised of three phases— driven dressage, marathon and obstacle-cones—which are scored in penalty

Eugen Hug at the 2014 Bromont International CAI-2*, in Bromont, QC. Photo by Cealy Tetley

Longines Global Champions Tour Partners with McCourt Global

Longines Global Champions Tour has announced a new partnership with McCourt Global as the world’s premier show jumping series continues its expansion. Jan Tops, president of the Tour, and Frank McCourt, chairman and CEO of McCourt Global and former owner

Endurance Canada Names WEG Canadian Endurance Team

Endurance Canada has announced the team for the Endurance Championship at the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ in Normandy. The team in alphabetical order rider / home town / horse Kathy Irvine / Blackfoot, AB / Nightwinds Savannah, 16-year Canadian

Megan Lane Wins at CDI3* Cedar Valley

At the International Dressage Tournament CDI 3* Cedar Valley, held June 19-22, 2014 in Cedar Valley, ON, Canada’s young dressage talent, Megan Lane, won both the Grand Prix and Grand Prix Special. Lane of Collingwood, ON, rode her long-time partner

At the International Dressage Tournament CDI 3* Cedar Valley, held June 19-22, 2014 in Cedar Valley, ON, Canada's young dressage talent, Megan Lane, won both the Grand Prix and Grand Prix Special. Photo by Mary White, Lone Oak Equine Photography

In Memoriam: Dianne Tidball

The Canadian equestrian community is saddened to learn of the loss Dianne Tidball, on June 21 at 81 years of age, so shortly after the passing of her husband, George Tidball, also Canadian equestrian industry icon, who passed away June

The Canadian equestrian community is saddened to learn of the loss Dianne Tidball, on June 21 at 81 years of age. Photo by Thunderbird

CHRHF 2014 Induction Gala Tickets Now on Sale

Order your tickets today to be part of the excitement at the 2014 Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame Induction Gala. The evening begins at 5:30 pm at the Mississauga Convention Centre with a reception and silent auction filled with

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Jumping Completes Final Test events for WEG

Torrential rain during this afternoon’s final Jumping test event before the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ get underway on 23 August gave organisers and athletes the best possible opportunity to see how the footing in both the competition and training

Torrential rain during the final Jumping test event before the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014 get underway on 23 August, gave organisers and athletes the best possible opportunity to see how the footing in both the competition and training arenas at d’Ornano Stadium in Caen (FRA) would perform in tough conditions. Photo by FEI/PSV J. Morel

Spruce Meadows ‘Canada One’ Opens with Prix des Nations

The Spruce Meadows Summer Series continues this week with the ‘Canada One’ Tournament CSI 4*, which runs through Sunday, June 29 and features the $125,000 Imperial Challenge 1.55m. Opening competitions on Wednesday featured junior and amateur riders in Prix des

The "Vintorious" team with Chef d'Equipe Vinton Karrasch and Clay Riddell, Chief Executive Officer, Paramount Resources. Photo by Spruce Meadows Media Services

Canadian Reining Team Named for WEG

The Equine Canada and the Canadian Reining Committee (CRC) is pleased to announce the Canadian Reining Team for the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™, (WEG) to be held in Normandy, FRA, August 23 – September 7, 2014. The declared riders

2014 Equine Canada Horse Day Drawing Contest Winners

Congratulations to the first place winners of the 2014 Horse Day Drawing Contest! Equine Canada had fantastic entries submitted from across the country to participate in the drawing contest that showcased their love for horses and demonstrated their passion for