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Equestrian Canada Coach Licensing Changes Explained

Changes are coming to the way equestrian coaches are licensed in Canada. Find out what they are, and what they mean to equestrian sport in Canada.

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Young Guns: Profiling Show Jumper Dannie Murphy

When a very special horse entered her life, Dannie Murphy’s dream of representing Canada at the North American Youth Championships came true.

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The Myths and Pitfalls of Feeding Your Horse an Organic Diet

We are constantly reminded that ‘organic’ is better - but is it always? We look at a few common myths and pitfalls to avoid when feeding your horse.

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Nothing Fazes Favy the One-Eyed Eventing Horse

The “super-cheeky” eventing horse Favonious Nite, ridden by Canadian eventer Holly Jacks-Smither, not only copes with eye loss, but seems to thrive.

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Porter Brothers Are Rising American Show Jumping Stars

We chat with brothers Wilton and Lucas Porter, who are students of the famed Jeroen Dubbledam, about their show jumping successes and more.

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The Unique Relationship Between Equestrian Coaches and Riders

Considering the risks involved in equestrian sport, the unique partnership between a coach and rider is like no other coach-athlete relationship in sports.

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Wallet Watching on Building Projects for Equestrians

Stephanie Stone of Stonewood Construction Management Inc. advises how you can stay on track and on budget when building and renovating.

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Accident Protocols at Equestrian Canada Horse Shows

What happens if a competitor falls or is injured at an Equestrian Canada-rated horse show? Learn more about their accident and return to play protocols.

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Fundamental Skills for Successful Dressage Riders

Christilot Boylen gets ‘back to basics’ and identifies the elementary skills that, she says, many of today’s dressage riders are lacking.

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Canadian Show Jumper Ali Ramsay is Paying it Forward

Since parting with her top horse, Ali Ramsay is looking forward to developing other show jumping stars and sharing her knowledge with the next generation.