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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Equestrian Canada Governance Update and Letter from the President

Oct 21, 2017 Comments Off

Ottawa, ON, Oct. 16, 2017 – On Oct. 13, 2017, the conclusion of the Equestrian Canada (EC) Annual General Meeting took place, followed immediately by the inaugural meeting of the incoming EC Board of Directors, where the appointments of President and Vice President were made.
AGM Conclusion
The 2017 EC AGM conclusion was held via conference call [...]

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Carl Hester Wows The Crowd In Caledon

Oct 21, 2017 Comments Off

1200+ spectators learn from Olympic dressage gold medallist at Caledon Equestrian Park
Caledon, ON – October 21, 2017
When Carl Hester comes to town, the dressage community takes notice. More than 1,200 eager spectators packed the Caledon Equestrian Park today for the first of a two-day masterclass hosted by the British Olympic gold medallist.
Nine Canadian horse/rider combinations [...]

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Equine Health Advisory – Eastern Equine Encephalitis Confirmed in Bruce County

Oct 21, 2017 Comments Off

On October 12, 2017, the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA) was notified of a confirmed case of Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) in a horse in Bruce County.
The 12-year old unvaccinated mare with no travel history was euthanized following the sudden onset and progression of neurological signs. The horse was found down [...]

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Jump Canada Hall of Fame to Take One-Year Hiatus

Oct 21, 2017 Comments Off

Toronto, Ontario – Following ten successful editions, the Jump Canada Hall of Fame will take a one-year hiatus in 2017.  The Jump Canada Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Gala, presented by BMO Financial Group, will return on Sunday, November 4, 2018, at the Liberty Grand in Toronto, ON.
In light of the enormous amount of [...]

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Reminder: Next Para-Equestrian Video Competition Entry Deadline is October 30

Oct 21, 2017 Comments Off

Ottawa, ON, Oct. 21, 2017 – Don’t miss out on the opportunity to participate in the fourth leg of the 2017 Para-Equestrian Video Competition series. The next deadline for submission is coming up quickly on Oct. 30, 2017.
Important Details to Note:
• Entries for each competition close at 11:59 p.m. ET. Please ensure that you create [...]

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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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Jorge Bernhard and Lisa Lazarus Resign from Equestrian Canada Board

Oct 12, 2017 Comments Off

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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