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Joyous Dream Lands Wathba Stud Farm Cup in France

     August 14, 2012, Aurillac Racecourse ~ Joyous Dream did everything right under Fabrice Billiere to claim the 10th round of the Prix Danbik – The Wathba Stud Farm Cup at the Aurillac Racecourse on Monday, the oldest French racecourse in the Auvergne.  The four-year-old son of Al Sakbe is trained by JF Bernard on…

Bigg N Rich Landed the Wathba Cup in Belgium

Sunday, August 12, 2012,  Ghlin, Belgium ~ Release The event which was open for three-year-olds and above, attracted a strong field of 11 runners going to post, with horses coming from different countries around Europe and the Middle East to battle it to the wire in the Euro 6000 prize-money for the 1,600 run.  Bigg N…

Umm Qarn’s Tabarak wins Doha Cup at Deauville

      August 11, 2012, Deauville, France~ HH Sheikh Abdullah bin Khalifa al-Thani owned Tabarak established his credentials as a top notch performer, while asserting his supremacy in spectacular fashion, beating a credible field, en route to lifting the Doha Cup at the Deauville race course on Saturday. This event was sponsored by Qatar Racing…

Qatar’s Dahor De Brugere wins Al Rayyan Cup at Deauville

PRIX KESBEROY GR.1PA August 08, 2012, Deauville, France ~ Sporting the colours of HE Sheikh Joaan Bin Hamad Al Thani, Dahor De Brugère clinched the Al Rayyan Cup at Deauville racecourse in France on Tuesday. The Dahess progeny, Dahor De Brugere came with a spirited run in the final furlong to overhaul Mushrae in the shadow…

Arapahoe Park Arabian races for August weekend

August 5, 2012, Arapahoe Park, Colorado ~ The Allowance race over 6 F for 3 yrs and up, mares and fillies, purse $8,500 gave the win to TM Suspicious Minds (Burning Sand x Kinzi Kong – Kong) with Travis Wales up in a time of 1:20:14.   Owned by Running B  Stables, the Brent Beeman trained filly…

Belgian European Junior and Young Rider Championship news

August 2, 2012 from Belgium ~Upon the decision of the FEI, the European Championships Juniors and Young Riders set for Saturday 8, September (CEIYRJ4 * 120 kms) is not open. This Championship will be the first with this restriction and  finalizes the decision that the European Endurance Championship will be from now on reserved only…

Canadian riders are Gold at the NAJYRC in Kentucky

    July 22, 2012—Congratulations to Canadian Endurance riders Lee Hutten, Emma Webb and Jessica Yavis, who won the team gold medal at the 2012 Adequan FEI North American Junior and Young Riders Championships in the NAJYRC-CH 4*  120 km FEI Championship race held July 20, 2012. In an incredible display of team unity, all three…

Mizzna son, Merzal, wins at La Teste

Press Release July 28, 2012, France ~  Merzal and Shagra de Jos continued the impressive performances of the horses owned by HH  Sheikh Mansoor Bin Zayed Al Nahyan of Abu Dhabi. They did everything right to land the 1,900m Prix Akbar and the 1,900m Prix Mangalied D Albert (PA) respectively at the La Teste Racecourse, France…

Munahis wins Watbha Stud Farm Cup VII in The Netherlands

Press Release  July 23, 2012 – Dundigt~ Munahis, registered   his first win  when the Qatari-bred runner won the seventh race of HH Sheikh Mansoor Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Flat Racing Festival’s Wathba Stud Farm Cup series, being run at the Duindigt racecourse, The Netherlands. In Sunday’s race which was reserved for four-year-old and above…

France declares long lists for Championnat du Monde (WEC) at Euston Park and Championnat d’Europe Jeune

July 22, 2012 ~ Fédération Française d‘Equitation (FFE) has given the long list for the Championnat du Monde senior endurance de Euston Park (GBR) or World Endurance Championship  to be held in Great Britain August 25. Below also is the first selection of riders for  Championnat d’Europe Jeune endurance  (European Young Endurance Rider Championship) which will be held…

FEI NAJYRC Endurance ride today in Lexington, Kentucky

The Adequan FEI North American Junior and Young Rider Championships Presented by Gotham North July 17-22, 2012 The NAJYRC is the premier equestrian competition in North America for junior and young riders, age 14-21. Young equestrians come from the United States, Bermuda, Canada, Mexico, Puerto Rico, and the Caribbean Islands to vie for team and…

The Tersk Stud through History

– Pamela Burton with the help of Joanna Kale and the Tersk Stud photocredit :Alexa Khruscheva       The Beginning Count Sergei Stroganov fulfilled his dream in 1889 of starting an Arabian horse stud in the Caucasus Mountains in southern European Russia. He gathered horses from the Middle East and had 66 Purebred horses by…

Raihan wins Sheikh Zayed Cup at Dundight

    Press Release   July 15, 2012, den Hague ~ Raihan was ridden to an exciting victory by David Bouland to win the HH Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan Cup at the Duindigt racecourse in the Netherlands on Sunday. The Group 3 race was run over a distance of  1900 metres for a prize money…

Endurance Canada announces Team for NAJYRC FEI Championship

July 12 , 2012 — Endurance Canada announces the riders representing Canada at the 2012 Adequan FEI North American Junior and Young Riders Championships. Presented by Gotham North, these Championships will be held July 17-22 at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, KY.  Riders will compete for top honours in the NAJYRC-CH 4* FEI Championship. The…

Belgium narrows selection for World Endurance Championship Team

At the 2011 European Championship, Belgium clinched the bronze medal with riders  Céline Just, Michel Lequarre and Maritza Pereira. The selection process is still ongoing in Belgium. As for now there are 8 horse/riders on the short list, continuing to take part in the clinics organized by Belgian Chef d’Equipe Pierre Arnould, at Mont Le Soie.…

British Short List for 2012 World Endurance Championship ready for final competition

July 12, United Kingdom The shortlisted riders in alphabetical order are: Alice Beet  from Surrey riding Adara Sauveterre Beccy Broughton-Booker from Nottinghamshire riding Tawmarsh Muharram Emma Finnie from Abu Dhabi riding Sha Ali Tricia Hirst from Mid Wales riding Madjin des Pins Rachel Ingvaldson from Somerset riding Nazeeka Nikki Malcolm from Somerset riding Khartoum With…