Normandy Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games 2014 Aims for Excellence

   Caen, 27  September 2012  ~  696 days to go ~ “We are now less than twenty-four months away from the event and everyone is working hard,” said Laurent Beauvais, President of the Normandie 2014 Organizing Committee. “The aim is for excellence, and to make a real success of the event from every point of view:…

Wathba Stud Farm Cup returns to Sweden

    Thursday, September 27, 2012, Stockholm ~  The stage is set for the 1200m Wathba Stud Farm Jagersro International Sprint (Group-3 PA) at the Jagersro Racetrack (dirt) with eight horses from Sweden, Iraq, Holland and Germany lining up for honours on Thursday afternoon. The 16th round of the series is held under the directives of HH…

Entries up for September 29 Wathba Stud Farm Cup Stockton California

Saturday September 29 promises a racing card that features Burning Sand in 6 out of 8 pedigrees and some very good racing. Stockton – September 29, 2012 Race 2 – 1:45 PM (Arabian) ALLOWANCE Purse $8,500. (Includes $2,000 – Other Sources). For Three Year Olds And Upward Which Have Never Won Four Races. Three Year Olds, 119 Lbs.;…

Dubai International Race Day triumph of Arabian Champions

       September 23, 2012, UK ~ Congratulations to all of the winners at Dubai International Race Day at Newbury Racecourse, the 30th Anniversary of Championship Arabian racing. The day, heralded with non stop rain, delivered trial and triumph for 89 runners. Results: Purebred Arabian Premier Handicap of 7F – Winning time: 01:37:16 Race…

Dubai Day Promises Premier Arabian Racing

Sunday 23 September, UK ~ Dubai Day at Newbury is one of the premier events of the British Arabian Racing Season and gives promise to see in action some of the best Arabian runners of the season gathered in one place. The first race to go off at 2PM for Purebred Arabians 4 yrs and…

Italy wins individual – France Team Gold at European Endurance Champs CEIYR**

September 17, 2012, Mont Le Soie, Belgium ~ CEI**YR/CEI*  September 8, 9 On Saturday 8th September the European Championship for Young Riders was held at Mont Le Soie, Belgium. The competitors  numbered 58 from 18 countries which included 10 teams. The countries entered were: Germany, Belgium, Denmark, Spain, Estonia, Finland, France, Great-Britain, Netherlands, Hungary, Italy, Poland, Portugal,…

EARS Conference, added Ladies Championship races, French Conference in the news

     September 17, 2012, Abu Dhabi ~ Several press conferences during September in Abu Dhabi announced new programs and added incentives for the HH Sheikh Mansoor Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Flat Racing Festival. In 2013, more than 64 races will be run within the three series:  the Wathba Stud Farm Cup, with 25…

ADIHEX 2012, the Wrap

September 17, 2012, Abu Dhabi ~ The 10th edition of the Abu Dhabi International Hunting and Equestrian Exhibition (ADIHEX) 2012 began the festivities with the official visit of HH. Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed al Nahyan. He was accompanied by a host of dignitaries, and more came daily during the four-day show. ADIHEX has grown from…

Dubai International Arabian Race Day celebrates 30th Anniversary

Press Release September 17, 2012, UK ~ Staged under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum Deputy Ruler of Dubai and UAE Minister of Finance, the Dubai International Arabian Race Day celebrates its 30th anniversary at Newbury Racecourse on Sunday, 23 September with record prize money and a fabulous array of attractions…