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Triple Victory for Canada at 2008 Palm Beach Dressage Derby CDI 3*

Ottawa, Ontario-It was a banner weekend for Canada during the CDI-W/Y Palm Beach Dressage Derby, held February 29 to March 2, in Loxahatchee, FL, USA which saw Canadian riders complete a hat trick in the Grand Prix division. Canadian double Olympian Ashley Holzer, a current resident of New York, NY, started the competition off with […]
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Canadian Dressage Riders Compete on the CDI Sunshine Tour

Ottawa, ON-Canadian Olympian Christilot Boylen and Olympic hopefuls Evi Strasser and Cheryl Meisner enjoyed solid results the CDI3* Sunshine Tour held February 29 to March 2 in Vejer de la Frontera, Spain. In the Grand Prix, Boylen and the talented 14-year-old Baden-Wurttemberger gelding Gachino (Gardez x China Town), owned by Mr. and Mrs. Hermosilla, were […]
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Ian Millar Loses Wife

Perth, ON – Lynn Millar, wife of Canada’s most frequent  Olympian, Ian Millar, passed away today after a long illness, at the family’s Millar Brooke Farm in Perth, Ontario. Although Lynn played a quiet, behind-the-scenes role in the sport, she was an outstanding horsewoman and an integral part of Ian Millar’s success. She played a […]
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Record Nine Teams for Nations’ Cup at WEF

Wellington, FL. – A record nine teams and individuals from another five countries will square off in the FEI Nations’ Cup of Jumping presented by CN on Friday night at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center.   The nine nations in what amounts to a mini-Olympics that draws thousands of fans to passionately support their […]
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Paint the Town ‘Red & White’

Jump Canada invites you to a fundraiser to celebrate CSIO International week at the 2008 CN Winter Equestrian Festival. Paint the Town ‘Red & White’ will be held Thursday, March 6, at 6:30 p.m. at the Sponsor’s Deck (Chalet # 1) overlooking the International Arena. The $30,000 WEF Challenge Series begins at 7 p.m. Friends […]
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Equine Canada Announces 2007 Horse Sport Scholarship Winners

  Ottawa, Ontario—Equine Canada and Horse Sport magazine are pleased to announce the 2007 Horse Sport Young Riders Scholarship winners—Alexandra Duncan, Jessica Di Genova and Jaclyn Duff. For the past ten years, the Horse Sport Young Riders Scholarships have been generously awarded to the top placed Canadian rider in each discipline at the North American […]
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World-Class Show Jumping Returns to the Nation’s Capital

Ottawa, Ontario – Canadian Olympians Jay Hayes and Ian Millar are teaming up to revitalize international show jumping sport in the Nation’s Capital. The National Capital Open will take place August 6-10 followed by the Kubota National Tournament from August 13-17, 2008, at the Nepean National Equestrian Park in Ottawa, ON. While Millar will act […]
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Henselwood and Black Ice win $75,000 Waldorf-Astoria Collection Grand Prix at HITS Thermal

Thermal, CA – Canadian Jill Henselwood credited her dad with an assist following Sunday’s $75,000 Waldorf-Astoria Collection Grand Prix at HITS Thermal. Henselwood’s father, John MacAngus, and her sister Olivia left the 28-degree weather in Canada to watch Jill show in Sunday’s featured class at HITS Thermal. And much to their delight, they saw Jill […]
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Theodore O’Connor at WEF

Wellington, Fl, – Theodore O’Connor, the 14.1-hand pony that won double gold at the Pan American Games in 2007, made his first appearance at the CN Winter Equestrian Festival presented by Zimmerman Advertising Friday and ridden in a competition for the first time by Laura Kraut. With his regular rider, Karen O’Connor, standing at ringside, […]
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Canadian National Para Dressage Championship to be held in British Columbia

Ottawa, ON—Para-Equestrian Canada is pleased to announce that a Canadian National Para-Dressage Championship will be held in Maple Ridge, BC, on May 31 to June 1, 2008. The show, hosted by North Fraser Therapeutic Riding Association will be an Equine Canada Gold level competition. The Championship is open to all Para Equestrian Canada (PEC) members […]
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