Month: July 2012

Jessica Phoenix Top Canadian Olympic Team Member for Eventing

Canadian Olympic Team member for Eventing Jessica Phoenix of Uxbridge, ON, moved into 28th position individually following cross-country, the second of three phases comprising the Eventing competition, on Monday, July 30, at the 2012 Olympic Games in London, GBR. Phoenix, 28, was sitting in 50th position following the opening phase of dressage, having earned a score of 54.80 […]

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Update on Hawley Bennett-Awad’s Condition

The Canadian Olympic Committee reports that its Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Julia Alleyne, examined Canada’s Eventing Team member Hawley Bennett-Awad today. Hawley’s condition has improved and it is anticipated that she will be discharged from the hospital within the next 24 hours. However she is not expected to travel home immediately. “We are very relieved that […]

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Three More Sleeps!

Three more sleeps until I leave for London! I arrive on the 3rd and did I mention, I can’t wait! I talked to Eric last night and he is very excited and happy with Derly Chin de Muze! He says she is flying like an airplane! Yes! Tiffany was in the opening ceremonies and is […]

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Canadian Endurance Riders Win Team Gold at NAJYRC

Canadian Endurance riders Lee Hutten, Emma Webb and Jessica Yavis won the team gold medal at the 2012 Adequan FEI North American Junior and Young Riders Championships in the NAJYRC-CH 4* FEI Championship race held July 20, 2012. In an incredible display of team unity, all three members crossed the finish line together to earn […]

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Equine Guelph Infection Control Workshops and eWorkshops are Back

Protect your horse from infectious diseases. “Beat the Bugs” with Biosecurity Back by popular demand, Equine Guelph has announced the second offering of the Biosecurity Prevention eWorkshop from October 22 to November 4, 2012 and four more local workshops in Ontario. Equine Guelph’s new eWorkshops are two-week online short courses designed for busy horse owners. They provide the […]

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Canadian Dressage Riders Win Individual Medals at the 2012 NAJYRC

Canadian dressage riders continued their winning ways in individual and freestyle competition at the 2012 North American Junior & Young Rider Championships held at the Kentucky Horse Park, Lexington, KY. Saturday, July 21 featured both divisions’ freestyles, the final leg of the competition. In the Junior Riders Freestyle held in the afternoon, Laurence Blais Tetreault […]

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Canadian Young Event Riders set to Compete at North American Junior and Young Riders Championships

The Canadian Eventing Committee is pleased to announce the teams representing Canada at the 2012 Adequan FEI North American Junior and Young Riders Championships. Presented by Gotham North, the Championships will be held July 17-22 at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, KY.  Riders will compete for top honours in team and individual competition in […]

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Canadian Reining Team and Individuals Named for 2012 North American Junior and Young Rider Championships

July 16, 2012—The Canadian Reining Committee (CRC) is pleased to announce the team and individual riders to represent Canada and their provinces at the 2012 Adequan FEI North American Junior and Young Rider Championships. Presented by Gotham North, these Championships will be held July 17–22, 2012 at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, KY. The […]

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