Fourth for Canadian Show Jumping Team, Individual Lead for Eric Lamaze at Rio 2016 Olympic Games

Aug 17, 2016 Comments Off by Admin

Aug. 17, 2016, Rio de Janeiro, BRA – In a dramatic end to jumping team competition on Aug. 17, the Canadian Show Jumping Team forced a jump-off with Germany for the bronze medal, but were edged into fourth place at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, BRA. Individually, Canada’s Eric Lamaze of [...]

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Canadian Show Jumping Team Moving On to Team Final at Rio 2016 Olympic Games

Aug 16, 2016 Comments Off by Admin

Aug. 16, 2016, Rio de Janeiro, BRA – The Canadian Show Jumping Team, comprised of Yann Candele of Caledon, ON, Tiffany Foster of North Vancouver, BC, Eric Lamaze of Schomberg, ON and Amy Millar of Perth, ON qualified to move on to the second and final leg of the jumping team competition at the Rio [...]

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Jimmy Anderson Horsemanship Returns To Barrie in September

Aug 16, 2016 Comments Off

Born and raised in southern Alberta, Jim Anderson has spent his life with horses; Team Roping, starting colts and taking clinics with Tom Dorrance and Ray Hunt as a youngster, progressing to Reining and Cow Horse Events where he has NRHA earnings over $130,000 and Lifetime earnings in excess of $200,000 total including other events.
He has [...]

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Canadian Show Jumping Team Off to Flying Start at Rio 2016 Olympic Games

Aug 15, 2016 Comments Off

Aug. 14, 2016, Rio de Janeiro, BRA – The Canadian Show Jumping Team athletes were off to a flying start on Aug. 14 at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, with Amy Millar of Perth, ON and Eric Lamaze of Schomberg, ON both posting clear rounds. Teammates Yann Candele from Caledon, ON and Tiffany Foster from [...]

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Canadians Ready to Jump into Rio 2016 Olympic Games

Aug 13, 2016 Comments Off

Aug. 13, 2016, Rio de Janeiro, BRA – Canadian Show Jumping Team athletes, Yann Candele of Caledon, ON, Tiffany Foster of North Vancouver, BC, Eric Lamaze of Schomberg, ON, and Amy Millar of Perth, ON are set to compete in the jumping portion of the 2016 Rio Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, BRA.
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Canada’s Belinda Trussell Moving Forward to Grand Prix Special at Rio 2016 Olympic Games

Aug 11, 2016 Comments Off

Aug. 11, 2016, Rio de Janeiro, BRA – Belinda Trussell from Stouffville, ON qualified to move forward into the Grand Prix Special following the completion of the initial grand prix competition on Aug. 11 at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, BRA.
The Grand Prix saw a total of 60 competitors over two [...]

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CET on the Go: Daily Rio Rundown for August 11, 2016

Aug 11, 2016 Comments Off

Welcome to the Daily Rio Rundown!
To introduce myself, I’m Jessie Christie, the Media Attaché for the Canadian Equestrian Team in Rio. I’m proud and honoured to be part of the ‘team behind the team’ – and each day of the Games, I’ll be bringing you exclusive stories and photos from our Canadian athletes, grooms, owners, [...]

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Dream Debut for Megan Lane at Rio 2016 Olympic Games

Aug 10, 2016 Comments Off

Aug. 10, 2016, Rio de Janeiro, BRA – Megan Lane from Loretto, ON had a dream debut on Aug. 10 at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, BRA, putting her into 11th place provisionally after the first day of grand prix competition.
Day one saw 30 of 60 riders complete the Grand Prix, [...]

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Top 10 Finish for Rebecca Howard and Canadian Eventing Team at Rio 2016 Olympic Games

Aug 09, 2016 Comments Off

Aug. 9, 2016, Rio de Janeiro, BRA – Rebecca Howard took the maple leaf all the way to the eventing individual final on Aug. 9, finishing in 10th place individually and contributing to Canada’s 10th place overall as a team at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, BRA.
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Canadian Dressage Athletes Set to Start at Rio 2016 Olympic Games

Aug 09, 2016 Comments Off

Aug. 9, 2016, Rio de Janeiro, BRA – Canadian dressage athletes, Megan Lane from Loretto, ON and Belinda Trussell from Stouffville, ON are ready to get underway at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, BRA.
Dressage competition at the Games begins on Aug. 10 and 11 with the Grand Prix, followed by the [...]

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