News: Horse Sport

Australian Sam Jones is Crowned 2014 Mongol Derby Winner

After eight days riding, 40-year-old Sam Jones, a mining operator from Australia, has won the 6th Mongol Derby, the world’s longest and toughest horse race in emphatic style. Jones was clearly the fastest rider on the course but couldn’t break

Sam Jones of Australia won the 2014 Mongol Derby.

Canadian Eventing Team Announces Substitution for WEG Team

Following an injury sustained during training, A Little Romance (A Fine Romance x Donaufurst), a nine-year-old Canadian-bred Thoroughbred Trakehner cross owned by Donald and Anita Leschied and ridden by Jessica Phoenix, has been withdrawn from the Canadian Eventing Team nominated

Canadian Jumping Team Named for World Equestrian Games

Jump Canada is pleased to announce the jumping athletes who will represent Canada at the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™  in Normandy, FRA August 23 – September 7, 2014. Named to the Team in alphabetical order are: Rider /

2014 FEI World Breeding Dressage Championships for Young Horses

The Danish Warmblood stallion Sezuan, ridden by Germany’s Dorothee Schneider, and the KWPN mare Dancer Forever, competed by The Netherlands’ Kirsten Brouwer, claimed the Five and Six-year-old titles at the FEI World Breeding Dressage Championships for Young Horses 2014 at

Winners at the FEI World Breeding Dressage Championships for Young Horses 2014 in Verden (GER) were: (L) Six-Year-Old champion Dancer Forever ridden by The Netherlands’ Kirsten Brouwer and (R) Five-Year-Old champion Sezuan 2 ridden by Germany’s Dorothee Schneider. Photo byy FEI/Karl-Heinz Freiler.

Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ Coming Soon

All roads lead to Normandy in France where the much-anticipated 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ begins in two weeks’ time. The seventh edition of the FEI’s flagship event is the biggest in its 24-year history, and with a massive

Haras du Pin, venue for the Dressage and Cross-Country phases of Eventing during the forthcoming Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014. Photo by FEI/Conseil general de l’Orne

Equine Canada Offers French Only National Steward Clinic

Equine Canada is pleased to be able to offer a new opportunity for stewards to upgrade or maintain their certification. The Fédération Équestre du Québec is hosting a French only National Steward Clinic in Shawiningan, QC on November 1, 2014,

Cuckson Report is excited to welcome Pippa Cuckson to our roster of bloggers. Her Cuckson Report, at, will shine a light on equestrian issues and happenings from around the globe. An equestrian journalist for more than 35 years, Cuckson

The Practical Farm is pleased to introduce our all new blog, The Practical Farm, which can be found at Industry experts, Dwayne and Kevin Job, know how to get things done on the farm. From advice on horse and land