Paris setting introduces 2013 World Arabian Horse Racing Conference, Toulouse

December 12, 2012, Paris, Press Release ~ Preparations were announced today of the fourth edition of the World Arabian Horse Racing Conference 2013 and the HH Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak Darley Awards. The details of the two events were the highlight of a Press Conference held at 12:12noon on 12.12.12 at the Four Seasons Hotel…

Mkeefa and Dahor de Brugere rated IFAHR Purebred Arabian horses of the year

December 2012, Ascot Press Release~ The IFAHR Pattern Race Supervisory Committee held a two day meeting in Ascot on November 27th and 28th, 2012, for rating the results of the 65 Pattern Races run in 2012 and December 2011 in Europe and the Middle East. It is the second year that the IFAHR Pattern Race &…

Arabian Racing Festival goes to Polish Parliament

   December 10, 2012, Warsaw, Poland Press Release~ Under the directives of HH Sheikh Mansoor bin Zayed Al Nahyan, UAE Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, Lara Sawaya, director of the HH Sheikh Mansoor bin Zayed Al Nahyan Purebred Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival and head of the IFAHR Ladies Racing highlighted the…

USEF Announces Fargis, Chancellor, and Zang to Receive Year’s Highest Equestrian Honors at the 2013 Pegasus Awards

December 10, 2012, From the USEF Communications Department Lexington, KY– The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) is pleased to announce the names of three equestrians who have been selected to receive the year’s most coveted awards. Awarded by the USEF, the Lifetime Achievement Award, Junior Equestrian of the Year, and the Pegasus Medal of Honor will…

Animal Health Experts Head to Panama For Sport Horse Talks

7 December 2012, Panama – FEI Update Over 60 government representatives and veterinary and horse sport experts from 23 countries will head to Panama City December 11-13  for a summit on the international movement of horses. The talks have been convened by the World Animal Health Organisation (OIE) and the Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI) at…

Al Mizan and Shakeemah win at Sheikh Mohammed Bin Khalifa al Thani Trophy Day

Thursday, December 6, Qatar Racing & Equestrian Club, Doha Sheikh Mohammed Bin Khalifa Al Thani Trophy Day The P/A Handicap saw Al Mizan (Vert Duzan x Nevada De Cardonne) trained by G. Mikhalides and ridden by Sylvain Ruis take the win in a field of ten in the time of 1:46:00. Al Mizan started from gate…

Emirati team win National Day Cup meet in Abu Dhabi

Sunday December 9, 2012, Abu Dhabi Press Release ~ It was the eagerly awaited National Day Cup meeting at Abu Dhabi on Sunday (yesterday) evening with the first two big races of the current UAE season. The Group 1 Purebred Arabian National Day Cup was the official feature and the 1600m highlight, carrying AED 250,000 ($68,000…

Al Kaabi lands the National Day Cup in Abu Dhabi

December 8, 2012, Abu Dhabi Press Release ~ UAE top rider Ali Reyad Saleh Al Kaabi astride Tacka, made every move to land the CEI 120km ** National Day Cup endurance race for the Seih Assalam Endurance Stables at the Emirates International Endurance Village in Al Wathba here on Saturday. The prestigious event was attended by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed…

Al Jahouri snatches Wathba Cup 100km CEN Endurance ride

December 8, 2012, Abu Dhabi Press Release ~ Teenager Khalifa Al Khalfan Al Jahouri partnered the 12-year-old gelding Leo to glory for owner Saied Suhail Ali Al Yabouni in the CEN 100 km Wathba Cup endurance ride at the Emirates International Endurance Village (EIEV) at Al Wathba, Abu Dhabi, on Saturday. The race was held…