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Leslie Reid Withdraws from Pan Am Trials

  With Patricia and George Hatch’s eleven year old KWPN gelding Orion, Leslie Reid was the top ranked finalist for the Pan Am dressage team when the list was announced on May 23rd. Just a week before the first and only scheduled trial was due to begin at CornerStone Farms in Palgrave, Dressage Canada announced […]
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Dressage Canada Announces Final Eight Combinations for Pan Am Selection Trials

Ottawa, Ontario — Dressage Canada is pleased to announce the following eight combinations who will be vying for one of only three positions on the Canadian Pan American Games Dressage Team:   Rider                           Hometown                Horse              Owner Karen Pavicic               Richmond, BC              Lionheart          Karen Pavicic Diane Creech               Caistor Centre, ON        Wiona               Doug & Louise Leatherdale Gillian Sutherland        Unionville, ON              Great Tyme       […]
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2007 Royal Horse Show Prize Money Tops $745,000

Toronto, Ontario – The 2007 Royal Horse Show promises to be bigger and better than ever with an increase of $100,000 in prize money, bringing the total awarded over the 10-day competition to $745,000. The Royal Horse Show is held as part of the 85th Royal Agricultural Winter Fair taking place November 2-11 at Ricoh […]
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Lars Petersen Dressage Clinic

World Champion Lars Petersen returns for his second Canadian clinic on May 19th and 20th. Lars is well known for his successes with the stallion Blue Hors Cavan, with whom he was ranked 2nd in the 2001 World FEI rankings. He was also World Cup Reserve Champion with Cavan in 2002. Lars is a five […]
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FEI Working to Improve Safety of Eventing on National Level

The FEI is seriously concerned by the fatal accidents which have occurred in Eventing over the last months. Even though the FEI does not have the authority to manage and oversee national events, which are governed by the National Federations, it is determined to do its utmost to ensure the safety of the sport. It […]
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Hawley Bennett Competes at Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials

Ottawa, Ontario— A dream came true for Hawley Bennett of Langley, BC when she completed the CCI 4* Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials, held May 3-6 in Badminton, Gloucestershire, England. Bennett, riding her long-time partner and 2004 Olympic mount she co-owns with her mother, Gerry, the 17-year-old thoroughbred gelding, Livingstone, affectionately called ‘Hank’, finished in […]
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Deadline for Nominations to Hall of Fame Quickly Approaching

Ottawa, Ontario – May 15, 2007, is the deadline for nominations to the Jump Canada Hall of Fame nominations for consideration in 2007. The nomination criteria for potential candidates can be found on the Jump Canada Hall of Fame bilingual website, accessed through the Jump Canada homepage, www.jumpcanada.ca, or by going directly to www.jumpcanada.ca/HallofFame/Home.html. The […]
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Stadium Jumping Announces Location for New Showgrounds

Wellington, FL – May 3, 2007 – Ending months of speculation on the future of its equestrian showgrounds, the Board of Directors of Stadium Jumping Inc. announced today that Stadium Jumping has reached an agreement with Wellington Preserve Corporation to relocate Stadium Jumping’s showgrounds to a 179-acre parcel located within the Wellington Preserve community. Wellington […]
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Canadian Dressage Riders Successful in California and Germany

Ottawa, Ontario — Canadian Dressage riders were busy last weekend, with riders competing at both the CDI-W Del Mar in California, USA and CDI3* Hagen in Germany. In Del Mar, Karen Pavicic of Richmond, BC kicked off the competition with a sixth place finish in the Prix St. Georges, riding her 10-year-old Hanoverian gelding Lionheart […]
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