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Bobby Kerr Headlines 2017 Can-Am All Breeds Equine Expo

Feb 28, 2017 Comments Off by Admin

When they hear the phrase “Can-Am” horse enthusiasts throughout southern Ontario and adjacent regions in the United States immediately think of the great equine extravaganza that takes place every year in early spring.   Scheduled this year for March 31 to April 2 at the historic Markham Fairgrounds, the Can-Am All-Breed Equine Expo draws together [...]

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The Mane Event Springs into London, ON May 12 – 14, 2017

Feb 14, 2017 Comments Off by Admin

Come watch, ride and learn!
Equine owners, riders and enthusiasts will enjoy three days of everything horse when the Mane Event, Equine Education and Trade Fair comes to the Western Fair District Metroland Media Agriplex, in London, Ontario May 12 – 14, 2017. With over 85 hours of equine education in the form of [...]

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Important Statement from the Equestrian Canada Board of Directors

Feb 01, 2017 Comments Off

Equestrian Canada News Release February 1, 2017
The Equestrian Canada (EC) Board held an emergency meeting on Jan. 31, 2017 to discuss concerns expressed by EC volunteers and some members of the equestrian community, and to determine the next steps in addressing these concerns. The Board also confirmed their total confidence in the current leadership of [...]

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The 2017 Can-Am Equine Expo Returns to the Markham Fairgrounds

Jan 17, 2017 Comments Off

The Can-Am All Breeds Equine Expo is thrilled to announce its return to the Markham Fairgrounds for the 2017 show! Eastern Canada’s premier equine event will take place March 31, April 1-2, 2017 bringing together thousands of horse lovers and industry partners all under one roof for a great weekend for everyone from the seasoned [...]

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Interview with Kassidy Keith Equestrian About Life After High School

Jan 04, 2017 Comments Off

By Hayley Picard
Communications Manager, Queen Margaret’s School
After a successful competition year in 2015-16 and graduating from Queen Margaret’s School (QMS) in Duncan, BC, Kassidy Keith is now putting all of her life skills to the test, working to attain her dreams in the equestrian industry.
As she approaches the completion of her junior career, Kassidy took [...]

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Clean Sweep for Megan Lane & Caravella in Royal Invitational Dressage Cup

Nov 13, 2016 Comments Off

Toronto, ON, Nov. 10, 2016 – Canadian Olympian, Megan Lane of Loretto, ON, earned back-to-back wins to sweep the Royal Invitational Dressage Cup, presented by Butternut Ridge, held Nov. 9 and 10, 2016 at the Royal Horse Show in Toronto, ON.
Lane made her debut appearance at the Royal Horse Show with her Rio 2016 Olympic [...]

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McLain Ward Scores Victory in Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping Toronto

Nov 12, 2016 Comments Off

Toronto, Ontario – Three-time U.S. Olympic medalist McLain Ward of Brewster, NY, claimed his fourth consecutive win in the $130,270 Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping Toronto on Wednesday, November 9, at the CSI4*-W Royal Horse Show, held as part of the 94th Royal Agricultural Winter Fair in Toronto, ON.
Ward produced the only double clear effort [...]

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Darcy Hayes Claims $25,000 Knightwood Hunter Derby Victory

Nov 09, 2016 Comments Off

Toronto, Ontario – Darcy Hayes of Aurora, ON, and Say When topped the $25,000 Knightwood Hunter Derby on Tuesday, November 8, at the Royal Horse Show in Toronto, ON.
Hot off their victory in Sunday’s $15,000 Braeburn Farms Hunter Derby, Hayes and Say When returned to the Ricoh Coliseum on Tuesday as the final competitors, where [...]

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American Leslie Howard Wins at Royal Horse Show

Nov 09, 2016 Comments Off

Toronto, Ontario – Leslie Howard of the United States opened international show jumping competition at the Royal Horse Show with a win in the $35,000 International Jumper Power and Speed on Tuesday, November 8.  The CSI4*-W Royal Horse Show is held as part of the 94th Royal Agricultural Winter Fair in Toronto, ON.
Top show [...]

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Veronica Bot Claims $10,000 Mckee-Pownall Equine Services Junior/Amateur Jumper Royal Stake Win

Nov 08, 2016 Comments Off

Laura Robertson Tops Second Consecutive $5,000 Royal Pony Jumper Final, presented by Marbill Hill Farm
November 6, 2016 – Toronto, Ontario
Veronica Bot of Burlington, ON, earned a victory in the $10,000 McKee-Pownall Equine Services Junior/Amateur Jumper Royal Stake on Sunday, November 6 at the Royal Horse Show, held as part of the 94th Royal Agricultural Winter [...]

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