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In Conversation with Jimmy Elder

Lindsay Day talks to Canadian equestrian Olympian Jimmy Day about his how equestrian sport in Canada started, his horses, and giving back.


Dressage Master Christilot Boylen Embraces the Journey

Trailblazer Christilot Boylen, Canada’s most decorated dressage rider, continues to influence the sport from inside and outside the ring.

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Five Horse Lovers Who Followed Their Dreams and Changed Their Lives

These five people left successful careers to follow their dreams, change their lives, and carve out a place for themselves in the horse industry.

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British Eventer Piggy French’s Long Road to Stardom

Recently, Great Britain’s Georgina ‘Piggy’ French won her first-ever five-star event after 25 attempts, and a decade competing in the sport.

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Eventer Lesley Grant-Law is Full of Blonde Ambition

Canadian eventer Lesley Grant-Law aspires to ride great horses, run a successful business through Law Eventing and raise a happy family.

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Ilan Ferder: Professional Horse Trader & Matchmaker

Talented matchmaker Ilan Ferder has an approach to finding horses and pairing them with the right riders, which is both comprehensive and successful.

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Erynn Ballard’s Winning Work Ethic in the Horse Industry

A look at how Erynn Ballard manages to balance her career as a top show jumper, while serving as an owner and manager at Looking Back Farm.

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Former Racehorse Ada Storm Finds New Thrills as a Barrel Racer

Ada Storm might not have been a star on the racetrack, but partnered with 13-year-old Mack Moore, he’s finding success as a barrel racer.

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Faces at the Races: Equine Surgeon Dr. Orlaith Cleary

Dr. Orlaith Cleary, an Irish-born equine surgeon, has travelled the world and landed at the Ontario Equine Hospital, working with racehorses at Woodbine.

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Queen’s Plate Hopeful Dun Drum Brings Connections Full Circle

Long-time friends and business associates, Joan Addison and Ian Black, have teamed up to aim the Thoroughbred colt Dun Drum for the Queen’s Plate.