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Mueller and Phoenix Top Canadians at Fair Hill CCI 3* / CCI 2* International

Ottawa, ON—Competing in her first ever three star level three day event competition Michele Mueller of Port Perry, ON, finished in 11th place at the Dansko Fair Hill International CCI 3* Eventing Championship, held October 16–19, 2008, in Elkon, MD USA. Mueller was the top Canadian rider with Amistad, the nine-year-old Thoroughbred Belgium cross gelding, […]
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Fox-Pitt Wins Inaugural HSBC FEI Classics

Bettina Hoy added another major victory to her illustrious career when she captured the four star competition at Les Etoiles de Pau, having led throughout. Moreover, the win has propelled her right up the HSBC FEI Classicsâ„¢ Standings to fifth place, and she will now take home US$25,000 in addition to her EUR 32,000 first […]
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Olympic Champion Eric Lamaze Wins Grand Prix of Caen, France

Caen, France – Olympic gold medalist Eric Lamaze of Schomberg, ON, extended his winning streak by claiming the €60,000 Grand Prix of Caen in France on Sunday, October 26. Having won a €20,000 competition riding Narcotique de Muze II and placing second in a €30,000 event with his Olympic mount, Hickstead, on Saturday, Lamaze returned […]
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Olympic Champion Eric Lamaze Wins in France

Caen, France – Olympic champion Eric Lamaze of Schomberg, ON, won a show jumping event held Saturday, October 25, in Caen, France. Riding Narcotique de Muze II, Lamaze won Saturday afternoon’s featured event, a two-phase competition offering €20,000 in prize money as well as valuable world ranking points. Narcotique de Muze II is an 11-year-old […]
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Divas of Dressage Set to Dance at the Royal

Dressage will return to Toronto this November with a bang, as five of Canada’s top riders will compete in the first official FEI World Cup Qualifier to be held at The Royal in the show’s 86 year history. And it’s safe to say the victor will enjoy the fruits of her labours, as all five […]
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Lindsay Pearce Finishes in Second at Morven Park Three-Day Event

Ottawa, ON—Lindsay Pearce of Tecumseh, ON, finished second in the CCI 1* Morven Park Three Day Event held October 3–5, 2008, at the Morven Park Equestrian Center, in Leesburg, Virginia. Pearce was the top Canadian rider with Patricia Pearce’s Tangle Top, an eight-year-old English Thoroughbred gelding. After dressage, Pearce topped the leader board on a […]
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Canadian Eventers Top Leader Boards at International Competitions in 2008

Ottawa, ON—While preparing for the fall three day event circuit Canadian Olympian Michael Winter of originally of Toronto, ON, and now residing in Newnan, GA, finished in the top spot in the CIC 3* division at the Poplar Place September Horse Trials, held in Hamilton, GA, September 19–21, 2008. Securing his third 3 star win […]
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RCMP Musical Ride Returns to the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair

TORONTO, ON – The precision and pageantry of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Musical Ride returns to The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair this November with four performances over opening weekend, November 7th through 9th.   The first officially recorded Musical Ride was performed in 1887 and put on public display for the first time in […]
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Decision in the Prohibited Substance Case Involving Coster

The panel of the FEI Tribunal has rendered its final decision in the prohibited substance case involving the horse Cöster ridden by Christian Ahlmann (GER) at the 2008 Olympic Games. The Person Responsible (the rider) is suspended for a period of four months (120 days), which period began on the date of the application of […]
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Decision in the Positive Medication Case Involving Mythilus

The FEI Tribunal has issued its decision in the Positive Medication Case involving the horse MYTHILUS ridden by Ms Courtney King-Dye, the person responsible (“PR”), and representing the US Dressage Team at the 2008 Olympic Games in Hong Kong. The horse was sampled at the Olympic Games on 19 August 2008 and tested positive for Felbinac. […]