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Kent Farrington Reigns in $150,000 Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping Toronto at Royal Horse Show

Nov 09, 2017 Comments Off by Admin

Toronto, Ontario – Kent Farrington of the United States won the $150,000 Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping Toronto on Wednesday night, November 8, at the CSI4*-W Royal Horse Show, held as part of the 95th Royal Agricultural Winter Fair running through November 13 in Toronto, ON.
Having finished runner-up in last year’s Longines FEI World Cup™ [...]

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Erynn Ballard is Best in $25,000 Knightwood Hunter Derby

Nov 09, 2017 Comments Off by Admin

Toronto, Ontario – Erynn Ballard of Tottenham, ON, and Enchanted won the $25,000 Knightwood Hunter Derby on Tuesday, November 7, at the Royal Horse Show, held as part of the 95th Royal Agricultural Winter Fair in Toronto, ON.
Ballard and Enchanted, a six-year-old mare owned by Christel Weller, entered the Ricoh Coliseum as the penultimate entry. [...]

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Amy Millar Claims First Canadian Show Jumping Championship Title at Toronto’s Royal Horse Show

Nov 06, 2017 Comments Off

Toronto, Ontario – Canadian Olympian Amy Millar of Perth, ON, claimed her first Canadian Show Jumping Championship title on Saturday night, November 4, at the Royal Horse Show, held as part of the 95th Royal Agricultural Winter Fair in Toronto, ON.
Sitting third following Friday’s opening round of competition with 1.25 penalties, Millar returned for a [...]

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The Ontario Equestrian Federation is now Ontario Equestrian

Nov 01, 2017 Comments Off

November 1, 2017
Richmond Hill, ONT. – After an in-depth strategic review, the Ontario Equestrian Federation is beginning a new, more member focused direction as Ontario Equestrian (OE). The Provincial Sport Organization’s re-launch demonstrates that Ontario Equestrian has refined its focus by providing relevant programming to support equestrians at all levels of participation. The purpose is [...]

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

Oct 16, 2017 Comments Off

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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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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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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Toronto’s Royal Horse Show Selected as One of Two Canadian Venues for 2018-2020 FEI World Cup™ Jumping North American League

Aug 18, 2017 Comments Off

Toronto, Ontario – The Royal Horse Show, held annually as part of The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair in downtown Toronto, Canada, has been invited to host a Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping North American League event for 2018, 2019 and 2020.  Of the 14 North American League qualifying events that will make up the next [...]

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The Pick N’ Ride Bluegrass Festival Returns To Horse Country Campground

Aug 11, 2017 Comments Off

By Walter Willett, Manager
Horse Country Campground is excited to host the second annual “Pick n Ride” festival this August 10-13. Located in the beautiful Ottawa Valley, the ranch style resort setting is the back drop for four days of live bluegrass music, horsemanship clinics, racing cowboys, and family fun.
Festival director, Walter Willett founded Quebec’s first [...]

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