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Canada’s Eric Lamaze Ranked Number One in the World

Lausanne, Switzerland – Canadian show jumping athlete Eric Lamaze of Schomberg, ON, is now ranked number one in the world. Lamaze, who claimed Individual Gold and Team Silver medals at the 2008 Olympic Games riding Hickstead, took over the number one spot when the International Equestrian Federation (FEI) released the Rolex World Rider Rankings, calculated […]
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Jacqueline Brooks and Gran Gesto Claim Dressage Canada Award

Ottawa, Ontario—Canadian Olympian Jacqueline Brooks and Gran Gesto have been awarded the Dressage Canada International Grand Prix Freestyle Champion Award for 2008. Brooks of Mount Albert, ON, and Gran Gesto, a 13-year-old Oldenburg gelding sired by Grannox and owned by Anne Welch and Brinc Ltd., won the Championship Award based on three FEI Grand Prix […]
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Evi Strasser and Quantum Tyme Compete at CDI-W London

Ottawa, ON—Canadian Olympian Evi Strasser enjoyed top scores among some of the world’s best competitors at the FEI World Cup Qualifier held at the prestigious Olympia London International Horse Show December 16–18 in London, Great Britain. In front of a sold out crowd in the impressive Olympia arena, Strasser of Sainte-Adele, QC, rode her longtime […]
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Jump Canada 2008 Bursary Recipients

Ottawa, Ontario—Jump Canada is pleased to announce the young athletes who have been named recipients of the Jump Canada Bursary for 2008. In recognition of the difficulty that young riders’ face as they strive to continue their education while also competing at high levels of equestrian sport, Jump Canada developed the Bursary program for competitors […]
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Canadian Eventing 2008 Athlete Development Scholarship Recipients

Ottawa, ON—The Canadian Eventing Committee is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2008 Canadian Eventing Athlete Development Scholarships.  The 2008 recipients are Kerry Johnston of Summerland, BC, Stephanie Rhodes-Bosch also of Summerland, BC, and Sarah Talaga of Richmond Hill, ON. Designed to recognize and encourage Canadian riders in the pursuit of international competition, this […]
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Jump Canada Announces 2008 Bursary Recipients

Ottawa, On – Jump Canada is pleased to announce the young athletes who have been named recipients of the Jump Canada Bursary for 2008.   In recognition of the difficulty that young riders’ face as they strive to continue their education while also competing at high levels of equestrian sport, Jump Canada developed the Bursary […]
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Canadian Eventing Committee Announces 2008 Scholarships Winners

Ottawa, ON – The Canadian Eventing Committee is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2008 Canadian Eventing Athlete Development Scholarships.    The 2008 recipients are Kerry Johnston of Summerland, BC, Stephanie Rhodes-Bosch also of Summerland, BC, and Sarah Talaga of Richmond Hill, ON. Designed to recognize and encourage Canadian riders in the pursuit of international […]
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2009 Equine Canada Annual Convention

Ottawa, ON—The 2009 Equine Canada Annual Convention is set for February 1–9, 2009 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Ottawa, ON. For nine days in February, the equine community from across Canada will be able to participate in a selection of clinics, seminars and forums tailored to the unique issues affecting each of Equine Canada’s […]
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FEI Tribunal Decision in Camiro’s Prohibited Substance Case

The panel of the FEI Tribunal has rendered its final decision in the prohibited substance case involving the horse Camiro ridden by Tony Andre Hansen (NOR) at the 2008 Olympic Games. The Person Responsible (the rider) is suspended for a period of four and a half months (135 days), which period began on the date […]
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World Dressage Masters in Wellington

Wellington, FL – Anky van Grunsven, the most successful musical freestyle competitor in the history of dressage, Holland’s Edward Gal who captivated American audiences at the World Cup Finals, and USA Olympian Steffen Peters are among riders to confirm their participation in the inaugural $140,000 Exquis World Dressage Masters CDI5* in Wellington Jan. 28-31, 2009. […]