Articles - 2018 WEG Endurance

Canadian Endurance Riders Announced for 2018 WEG Test Event

A contingent of Canadian athletes have been invited to the 2018 FEI World Equestrian Games Test Event – Endurance CEI 2*, April 26-28, in Mill Spring, NC.


Endurance Vets Meet for Conference prior to WEG Tryon 2018

The 2nd International Veterinary Endurance Conference will take place on Sept. 9th, three days before the endurance race of the World Equestrian Games.


Chaos at WEG Endurance

Unprecedented scenes of chaos and anger have unfolded on the opening day of the WEG with the decision to re-start the race as a 120km 2* event.



The remainder of the WEG Endurance competition has been cancelled due to a potentially dangerously high combination of heat and humidity.

FEI Launches Investigation Into Endurance Competition at WEG

A full investigation is being conducted into the false start at the Endurance competition and will be available on completion.

Endurance Horse Euthanized Following Competition at WEG

The following statement has been issued by the FEI regarding the euthanization of New Zealand team horse Barack Obama following the Endurance ride at WEG.

Endurance Veterinary Conference to be Held Ahead of WEG

The second International Veterinary Endurance Conference (IVEC) will take place September 9th, ahead of the endurance race at the World Equestrian Games.

Canadian Equestrian Team Athletes Named For WEG

Equestrian Canada has officially named the 39 athletes who will represent Canada in seven disciplines at the FEI World Equestrian Games Tryon 2018.


Suspension for Endurance Chef at the Centre of WEG ‘Riot’

Spain’s Ignasi Casas Vaque has received a 12-month suspension from the FEI for his role in the uproar that erupted when the WEG endurance race was cancelled


Spain Fails in Second Appeal for WEG Endurance Medals

Spain, front-runners when the World Equestrian Games endurance ride was controversially called-off, has failed in a second attempt to receive medals.