Ottawa, Ontario – The Canadian Eventing High Performance Committee is pleased to announce the launch of The ET Project, to be held November 7 at the Royal Winter Fair in Toronto, ON.

Held the second night of the North American premier of Indoor Eventing competition, the ET Project launch will also feature an Eventing Social, and act as a fund-raiser.

Taking place at the Royal Winter Fair’s CN Room (adjacent to the Tanbark Club), High Performance Committee member Nicholas Austin will unveil the role of The ET Project in creating a long-term funding platform that will underwrite the High Performance Committee’s mandate to prepare and campaign internationally competitive riders and horses. In addition, Technical Advisor David O’Connor will be presenting his views on what the ET Project means in terms of skills, approach and attitude of both horses and riders.

The Indoor Eventing competition will commence at 6:45 pm, with the Reception to follow at 7:30. The ET Project Presentation and Discussion will take place from 8:00 – 8:30 pm, with the party to continue until 10:00 pm, featuring finger food and a cash bar.

Tickets are $100 per person, in order to cover costs and jump-start the initiative. Please note that tickets do not cover General Admission to the Royal Winter Fair, and/or access to the Horse Show. To reserve your ticket contact Nicholas Austin, Tel. 416-487-3625, e-mail