O’Hanlon Claims CCI*** Victory at The 2017 Dutta Corp./ Fair Hill International Three-Day Event

Oct 16, 2017 Comments Off by Admin

Coleman and Smith earn Dutta Corp./USEF CCI*** and CCI** Eventing National Championship titles
Fair Hill, MD – October 15, 2017 – The show jumping phase proved influential for CCI*** competitors Sunday at The 2017 Dutta Corp. Fair Hill International Three-Day Event with the leaderboard shuffling to reveal Canada’s Selena O’Hanlon and Foxwood High as the winning [...]

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Jorge Bernhard and Lisa Lazarus Resign from Equestrian Canada Board

Oct 12, 2017 Comments Off by Admin

Ottawa, ON, Oct. 12, 2017 – Jorge Bernhard and Lisa Lazarus have respectfully tendered their resignations from their positions as Directors on the Equestrian Canada (EC) Board, effective immediately.
Bernhard of Clarksburg, ON first joined the Board in 2015, and served a one-year term as President, using his vital knowledge and experience in the areas of [...]

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Land Rover North America Announces Title Sponsorship Of Kentucky Three-Day Event

Oct 12, 2017 Comments Off

•        Land Rover North America and Equestrian Events, Inc. announce title sponsorship of Kentucky Three-Day Event, extending partnership with the prestigious equestrian event with new four-year deal
•         Land Rover shows continued support of equestrian community by signing new four-year deal with the United States Equestrian Federation
(MAHWAH, NJ) – [...]

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Canadians Dominate CDI-W/3* Dressage at Devon

Oct 03, 2017 Comments Off

Ottawa, ON, Oct. 3, 2017 – A large contingent of Canadian dressage athletes headed to Devon, PA from Sept. 26 to Oct. 1, 2017 for the CDI-W/3* Dressage at Devon, where they dominated the leaderboard, sweeping the small tour and winning two of the four big tour classes.
Leading the Canadians in the big tour was [...]

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Call for Applications: 2018 Equestrian Canada Dressage Committee

Oct 02, 2017 Comments Off

Ottawa, ON, Oct. 2, 2017 – Equestrian Canada (EC) is now accepting applications from individuals interested in volunteering on EC’s Dressage Committee in 2018.
As an operational committee of EC, the Dressage Committee is responsible for providing strategic guidance and counsel to EC management to support the development of dressage in Canada. The Committee works in [...]

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Canadian Show Jumping Team Faultless in Nations’ Cup Final

Sep 28, 2017 Comments Off

Barcelona, Spain – The Canadian Show Jumping Team, comprised of Yann Candele, Tiffany Foster, Eric Lamaze, and Chris Pratt, was the only country to produce a faultless effort in the opening round of the Longines FEI Nations’ Cup Final held Thursday, September 28, in Barcelona, Spain.
From the 15 countries contesting the fifth annual FEI Nations’ [...]

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Standardbred Stranded Purse Distribution Begins October 1st

Sep 28, 2017 Comments Off

As part of the plan to distribute $2.5 million in stranded Standardbred purse funds, Ontario Racing (OR) is pleased to announce that the 8.9 percent increase over 12 months to all Ontario Signature – as well as Rideau-Carleton – Standardbred race cards will commence on October 1st. This will enhance race card purses by an [...]

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Lansdowne Horse Festival: an Equine Extravaganza

Sep 25, 2017 Comments Off

Come to the Lansdowne Horse Festival: an Equine Extravaganza, to learn more about a variety of horse breeds: Morgans, Canadians, Draft, Mini, Spotted Mountain Horse, Gypsy Vanner mare and her baby, ponies, Arabian, Paso Fino and many more. Watch them demonstrate their versatility in gaming, driving, jumping, and distinct gaits. They also have a special [...]

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Eva Havaris Resigns as Chief Executive Officer of Equestrian Canada

Sep 25, 2017 Comments Off

Ottawa, ON, Sept. 25, 2017 – Equestrian Canada (EC) regrets to announce that Eva Havaris has resigned from her role as EC Chief Executive Officer, effective Sept. 28, 2017.
Following a long period of reflection and transitional discussions with the EC Board of Directors, Havaris made the decision to move on from EC, stating, “I joined [...]

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How to Help Those Affected by Hurricane Harvey

Aug 29, 2017 Comments Off

Equine organizations offer disaster relief funds
(Washington, DC)- In the wake of one of the worst tropical natural disasters to hit the United States, the residents and animals of Texas need your help. A record 49 inches of rain has fallen in the Houston area, and even more is expected. So what can you do?
There are [...]

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