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Van Grunsven Goes Western

Olympic gold medalist, Anky Van Grunsven, is looking to expand her riding horizons by taking up the western discipline of reining. Reports note that she hopes to attend the 2010 World Equestrian Games in both dressage and reining. Apparently Van…

Dressage Canada Committee Announces New 2009 Directors

Ottawa, ON—Election results are in for the 2009 Dressage Canada Committee, with the election generating voter turnout from across the country. Dressage Canada Nominations Committee received five nominees for the two open positions on the 2009 Dressage Canada Committee. Dressage…

Allois Pollmann-Schweckorst Wins Verona Rolex FEI World Cup

He was last to go, both in the first round of the Verona Rolex FEI World Cupâ„¢ competion and in the jump off, but in the prize giving ceremony, Alois Pollmann-Schweckhorst was first to be congratulated. Verona was a dream coming…

CTHS Winter Mixed Sale Set for Nov. 29

Rexdale, ON – November 10, 2008 – The Canadian Thoroughbred Horse Society (Ontario Division), well known as the industry’s premiere event for racing, breeding, and sport horse enthusiasts, is slated for Saturday, November 29 starting at 2:00 p.m. at the…

Farewell to Wedding Surprise

On September 15, 2008, the Canadian equestrian community tragically lost one of its top up-and-coming dressage horses, Wedding Surprise (World Cup III x Imperator). “Weddy,” as he was affectionately known around the barn, died suddenly only a short time after…

Jay Hayes Comes From Behind to Capture the $100,000 Kubota Cup Final

Toronto, ON – Two-time Canadian Olympian Jay Hayes took four years to do it, but last night at The Royal Horse Show, Hayes won the National Final of the Kubota Cup Series. Spanning eight months and seven cities coast-to-coast, the…

Keean White Claims his First Canadian Championship Title

Toronto, Ontario—Keean White of Rockwood, ON, claimed his first Canadian Championship title by winning the $100,000 Canadian Show Jumping Championship presented by Greenhawk on November 8 at The Royal Horse Show.  The 10-day international equestrian competition is held as part…

Erynn Ballard Emerges Victorious on Opening Night at The Royal

Toronto, ON – 28 year-old Erynn Ballard of Tottenham, Ontario, took top honours in round one of the $100,000 Canadian Show Jumping Championships presented by Greenhawk, on opening night of competition at the Royal Horse Show. The show is part…

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