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Pro Treats For Fighting Cancer

Pro Treats For Fighting Cancer

Posted in English riding, Equestrian News, Home Page articles

McIntosh Pro Line, a Canadian health and performance supplement company, and Canadian Olympian Jessica Phoenix, are proud to announce that they have officially partnered with the Canadian Cancer Society in the fight against cancer.

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Hyde Moffatt Cashes In With $75,000 RBC Grand Prix Victory

Hyde Moffatt Cashes In With $75,000 RBC Grand Prix Victory

Posted in English riding, Equestrian News, Home Page articles, horse-shows-clinics

Hyde Moffatt of Brantford, ON, continued his winning streak by scoring victory in the $75,000 RBC Grand Prix held Saturday, July 24, at Wesley Clover Parks in Ottawa, ON. Hot of his win in Thursday’s $30,000 CI Assante Wealth Management Open Welcome, Moffatt returned to the grass grand prix field at Wesley Clover Parks to claim victory in the $75,000 RBC Grand Prix. While Grafton had been his winning mount for Thursday’s win, this time it was Donjo that carried him into the winner’s circle.....

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THE JAGGED CIRCLE by Shelley Peterson

THE JAGGED CIRCLE by Shelley Peterson

Posted in English riding, Equestrian News, Home Page articles, Reviews

Author Shelley Peterson has written eight previous beautifully crafted novels targeting the young adult readership and focuses on horse-lovers and adventures with their 4-legged best friends. With this latest book, Shelley hopes she will soon be able to meet-n-greet her fans as the province opens up after 16 months of Covid lockdown. We’ll let you know when Shelley appears for readings and book-signings at a bookshop or tack shop near you. The Rider asked Shelley a few questions about her bo...

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Canada’s Tokyo 2020 Equestrian Team Announced

Canada’s Tokyo 2020 Equestrian Team Announced

Posted in English riding, Equestrian News, Home Page articles, horse-shows-clinics

Equestrian Canada and the Canadian Olympic Committee have announced Canada’s equestrian team nominated to compete at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. The six athletes qualified for Team Canada based on performances that met Fédération Équestre Internationale (FEI) Minimum Eligibility Requirements from Jan. 1, 2019, to June 21, 2021.

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Ottawa Summer Tournaments Welcomes Two Weeks of Show Jumping Competition to Wesley Clover Parks

Ottawa Summer Tournaments Welcomes Two Weeks of Show Jumping Competition to Wesley Clover Parks

Posted in English riding, Equestrian News, Home Page articles, horse-shows-clinics

The opportunity to compete on Wesley Clover Parks’ renowned grass grand prix field has attracted competitors from around the region for the sold-out event. Course designer Mike Pegg of Uxbridge, ON, will set the show jumping tracks during the first week of competition.

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Royal Agricultural Winter Fair Cancelled for Second Year

Royal Agricultural Winter Fair Cancelled for Second Year

Posted in English riding, Equestrian News, Home Page articles, horse-shows-clinics

"But as the uncertainty surrounding COVID-19 continues to create havoc around the world, it became clear that we weren’t going to be able to host The Royal in a traditional way,”

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Eric Lamaze and Hickstead to be Inducted into Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame

Eric Lamaze and Hickstead to be Inducted into Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame

Posted in Home Page articles, English riding, Equestrian News

2008 Beijing Olympic show jumping champions Eric Lamaze and Hickstead will be inducted into Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame as part of the class of 2020/21. The announcement was made in Calgary, AB, on May 27, 2020.

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Jump Canada Hall of Fame Gala Cancelled for 2020

Jump Canada Hall of Fame Gala Cancelled for 2020

Posted in Home Page articles, English riding, horse-health, Equestrian News

In light of the ongoing COVID-19 global pandemic, the 2020 edition of the Jump Canada Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Gala, presented by BMO Financial Group, has been cancelled.

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Hockley Hills School of Horsemanship & Aitchison Show Horses Say Thank You

Posted in English riding, western riding, Marketplace Equine Services, Marketplace Miscellaneous

On the evening of May 8, 2020 a stranger knocked at our door and told our family that he could see smoke coming from our barn. Hockley Hills School of Horsemanship & Aitchison Show Horses’ fulltime training facility, breeding, riding school and summer camp operation was on fire with 19 horses inside!

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FEI World Cup™ Finals 2020 in Las Vegas Cancelled Due to Coronavirus

FEI World Cup™ Finals 2020 in Las Vegas Cancelled Due to Coronavirus

Posted in Home Page articles, English riding, horse-shows-clinics, Equestrian News

The annual equestrian competition, featuring the Olympic disciplines of showjumping and dressage, was scheduled for April 15 – 19 at the Thomas & Mack Center.

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