World Equestrian Events

Four Champions Crowned at Inaugural USEF Endurance National Championship

Broxton Bridge Plantation was the venue20 November 2019, Ehrhardt, South Carolina, USA. ~ The Broxton Bridge Plantation in Ehrhardt, S.C., played host to the inaugural USEF Endurance National Championships from 14-16 November as part of the 2019 North American Endurance Championships. An unofficial FEI team competition was integrated into the competition at the CEI2*/CEIYJ2* and…

UAE Mourns the Death of HH Sheikh Sultan bin Zayed Al Nahyan

HH Sheikh Sultan with Monarch AH

Sultan bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan (1 December 1956 – 18 November 201919 November 2019, Abu Dhabi, UAE ~ President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, mourns the death of his brother, His Highness Sheikh Sultan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the President’s Representative, who passed away on Monday, 18 November 2019. Sheikh…

WELL-BRED RICH AND FAMOUS TOPS THURSDAY AL AIN FEATURE

13 November 2019, UAE ~ The last of the five UAE racecourses to host a fixture this season, Al Ain will stage the first of its 12 2019-20 meetings on Thursday, 14 November with a seven-race card, including just one Thoroughbred contest Six Arabian Races Six races are for the Purebred Arabians, with the best…

2019 Arabian Racing Awards by ARO

ARABIAN RACING ACHIEVEMENTS RECOGNISED AT HWPA DERBY AWARDS 12 November 2019, UK ~ The Arabian Racing Organisation (ARO) was delighted to announce James Owen as the recipient of the Arabian Racing Achievement Award which will be presented as part of the Horserace Writers and Photographers Association (HWPA) Annual Derby Awards Luncheon on Monday, 2 December…

Lone Star Features Arabian Juvenile Stakes

Arabian Juvenile Stakes With Two Races24 October 2019, GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas, USA ~ Featured races on the 12-race card begin with race 2, the $20,000 colt & gelding division of the Texas Arabian Lone Star Juvenile Stakes for 3-yr-olds going six furlongs. Rosebrook Farm’s RB DOUBLE DOWN broke his maiden here last month, winning by…

Purebred Arabians To Race Again at Ascot in 2020

Sponsored by Shadwell Stud, Arabian Racing Heads to Ascot22 October 2019, UK ~ The Arabian Racing Organisation (ARO), the Purebred Arabian Racing Authority in the UK, announces an Arabian race at the famous Ascot racecourse approved by the International Federation of Arabian Horse Racing Authorities (IFAHR) Pattern Committee. The £15,000 Listed PA race will be…

Arabian Sales Up at Arqana Saint Cloud Auction

135 horses were represented in the sale3 October 2019, Paris, France ~ Under the watchful eyes of His Highness Sheikh Abdullah bin Khalifa Al Thani and His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Thani, the Arqana Arabian Sale was held at Saint-Cloud on Thursday, 3 October 2019. The annual auction is considered the first of…

Economic Impact of the British Horse Racing Industry

Macallan

Brexit is scheduled to happen on 31 October. There will be changes. Be prepared.1 October 2019, UK ~ The British Horseracing Authority (BHA) is the governing and regulatory body for Thoroughbred horse racing in Great Britain which is the countries second largest sport by Attendance, Revenue and Employment. *Attendances–5.77million attendees at over 1,500 fixtures held…

It’s Time to Promote Your Racing Stallions!

The 2020 Stallion Guide will be Bigger and Better than Ever in a New A-4 Format !! *The top International Arabian racing stallions * Focus on two International breeder/farms (2019 Stallion Guide featured Cre-Run Farm and Shadwell Arabian Stallions). * International Arabian Racing Reference Guide – You DO want to be in this!! *Year-end US…

ARO Racing Season Ends With Championships Awarded

ARO patron HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum gained his 18th Owners ChampionshipThe Arabian Racing Organisation’s (ARO) 2019 racing season ended on September 24th at Lingfield Park having hosted 46 races, of which eight were PA Group contests. ARO patron HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum gained his 18th Owners Championship, with many…

US Team Finishes Sixth in FEI Young Riders & Juniors Endurance

Kate Bishop and LR April Breeze (Mark Baldino)

US Team happy with performance in Italy19 September 2019, Lexington, Ky, USA ~ The U.S. Endurance Team had a great finish in the FEI Endurance World Championships for Young Riders & Juniors on Wednesday, 18 September 2019. The prestigious 120-kilometer competition was held at the San Rossore Racecourse in Pisa, Italy, during the Toscana Endurance…

Hayyan Best in St. Leger Day UK Derby

President of the UAE Cup (UK Arabian Derby) Group 1PA 14 September 2019, Doncaster, UK ~ Hayyan has now won the President of the UAE Cup, (UK Arabian Derby) at Doncaster on 14 September 2019, adding to his win at the Qatar Derby (French Derby) at Chantilly in June. Bred by HH Sheikh Mansoor bin…

Hayyan Bids for Win in President of the UAE Cup

14 September 2019, Doncaster Racecourse, UK ~ The Arabian Racing Organisation (ARO) looks forward to the final top-level contest of the UK Arabian racing season, the 2019 President of the UAE Cup (UK Arabian Derby) Group 1 PA, which includes this year’s French Derby winner, Hayyan. The President of the UAE Cup is the oldest…

WMA Super Sport Wins Maiden at Retama Park

Full brothers take first and second7 September 2019 – Wednesday, 4 September 2019 at Retama Park racetrack in Texas showed off two full brothers coming in first and second in the Maiden Special Weight of Six Furlongs On The Dirt. Win time was 1:26:01 for the $5,500 prize money race. After taking the lead by…