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Para-Equestrian Canada 2008-2009 Video Competition Series

Ottawa, ON—Para-Equestrian Canada is pleased to announce the return of the Sea-to-Sea Para-Dressage Video Competition series with the addition of an entry-level series this year entitled the Coast-to-Coast Para-Equestrian Introductory Video Competition series.  The Coast-to-Coast Introductory Video Competition series is geared toward therapeutic riding centres that are planning to conduct shows at their facility. The […]
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Dressage Canada 2008 National Youth Championships a Success

Ottawa, ON—The fourth annual Dressage Canada National Youth Championships, sponsored by the Alberta Junior/Young Riders Association and Dressage Canada, were held September 13-14, in Red Deer, AB. In the exciting head-to-head competition, Lindsay Seidel-Wassenaar, 19, of Bluffton, AB, and her horse, Oslo, a 12-year-old Canadian-bred Dutch Warmblood gelding sired by Contango, were the champions of […]
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Canadian Young Event Horse Finals

Rosemont, Ontario – Prospective young event horse competing in the Young Event Horse Trials Finals had the privilege of using the course at the Wits End FEI World Cup Horse Trials (Rosemont), the only FEI World Cup event of its kind in Canada. Designed by Jo Young and Bill McKeen, property owners and event organizers […]
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Belinda Trussell Sweeps CDI Saugerties Small Tour Classes

Ottawa, ON—Canadian Olympian Belinda Trussell of Stouffville, ON, won all three small tour FEI classes at the New England Dressage Association Fall Festival Of Dressage, CDI-W Saugerties, held in Saugerties, NY, September 10–14, 2008.   Riding the eight-year-old German-bred gelding Anton (Antaeus x Melit) owned by Robyn Eames, Trussell started the competition off by handily […]
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Win Tickets to WEG 2010

You could win four general admissions tickets to the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games.  These General Admission tickets will allow entry to the Kentucky Horse Park during one week day of your choice (no weekends) at the 2010 Games. Send your name, address, phone number, and email address to registertowin@feigames2010.org by 12:00 p.m. EST on […]
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Para-Equestrian Canada Coaching Clinic at the Royal

Ottawa, ON—Para-Equestrian Canada (PEC) is pleased to offer a coaching clinic on November 13th, 2008 at the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair. The clinic is designed to educate coaches on topics associated with coaching riders with a disability and to encourage Equine Canada certified coaches to include riders with disabilities in their training and competitive programs.  […]
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‘Captain Canada’ Takes $100,000 World Cup Qualifier

Caledon, ON – For the fans who came to the Tournament of Champions horse show today to see Beijing Olympic silver team medal winner Ian Millar in action, the veteran equestrian didn’t disappoint. ‘Captain Canada’ demonstrated that at age 61 he’s still at the top of his game, winning the $100,000 John Deere World Cup […]
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Olympians to compete at Royal Horse Show

Toronto, ON – Plans are already underway at The Royal Horse Show to welcome the Olympic Silver Medal winning team, including the individual Gold Medalist Eric Lamaze, to competition at this year’s Royal Horse Show, November 7th – 16th.   Team members Ian Millar, Jill Henselwood, Mac Cone and Eric Lamaze have confirmed they will […]
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Five Top Five Finishes for Evi Strasser at CDI-W Wroclaw

Ottawa, ON – Canadian Olympian Evi Strasser enjoyed five top five placings in the Grand Prix and Advanced division classes at the CDI-W Wroclaw in Wroclaw, Poland, September 12–14, 2008.   Strasser and Quantum Tyme, a 13-year-old Oldenburg gelding (Quattro x Argentinius), started the competition off with a score of 66.167% in the Grand Prix […]
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Evi Strasser Makes Top Ten at CDI-W Marianske Lazne

Ottawa, ON—Canadian Olympian Evi Strasser enjoyed top ten placings in the Grand Prix Freestyle at the CDI-W Marianske Lazne in Marienske Lazne, Czech Republic, August 29–31, 2008.   Strasser rode her longtime partner Quantum Tyme, a 13-year-old Oldenburg gelding (Quattro x Argentinius), in the Grand Prix test and then went on to finish in eight […]