The Irish rider enjoyed his first FEI grand prix win with Casturano as spring competition continues in Wellington, Florida.
Canadian Beth Underhill and Nikka on 3rd-place Rome Gladiators in team event; Cassidy Rein wins the 2* Grand Prix.
There are 500 days to go as 8 countries have earned their berths out of 15 slots; a total of 78 athlete/horse combinations will vie for medals.
Three horses died of injuries sustained in falls during the three-day Aintree meet, including Hill Sixteen during the Grand National.
A number of Canadians are competing at the Ocala venue, including Jill Irving who placed 4th in the Grand Prix with Delacroix.
The generous grant program will offer up to 20 grants of $2,500 to allow young eventers to compete at Bromont and Galway Downs.
The World Bitless Association has made a formal request to the FEI to allow bit-free bridles in FEI competition, particularly dressage.
In a move to address critical workforce shortages, the number of vet graduates in Ontario will increase by 20% per year.
Waylon Roberts was the top Canadian in two divisions, placing 3rd in the 3* riding OKE Ruby R and 2nd in the 2* with Fernhill Salt Lake.
Canadian Averill Saunders finishes in 7th place in the free test as the FEI Vaulting World Cup™ Final wraps up in Omaha.