Route for Longines FEI World Endurance Championships 2012 a true championship test

    August 16, 2012, UK ~PRESS RELEASE ~Organizers of the Longines FEI World Endurance Championships at Euston Park, near Newmarket, Suffolk, UK have released final details of the 160km track that will test up to 150 riders from around 40 countries on 25th August 2012. The route comprises six loops of between 20km and 38km…

Newbury announces entries for August 18 Oman Handicap Stakes

 August 16, 2012, UK ~The Royal Cavalry of Oman Premier Handicap Stakes (SeriesFinal) 8F is set to go off on Saturday, 18 August at the Newbury race course. Sponsored by the Royal Cavalry of Oman, their representative will present a memento to the winning Owner, Trainer and Jockey. Prize Fund: £6,000 For Purebred Arabians, 3 yrs…

Endurance Rider races with the wind – to Hawaii

August 15, 2012, San Francisco ~ When Canadian sheep rancher, endurance rider and outdoor enthusiast, Jenny-Anne Mooney decided to sail by herself 2100 miles from San Francisco to Hawaii, it began as a personal quest, a test of limits, and a fulfillment of self-reliance. In all categories, it exceeded expectations. “I think I lost about 8…

Entries up for August 18 Wathba Stud Farm Cup in California

  August 15, 2012, California ~ The Wathba Stud Farm Cup entries are set for August 18 at Ferndale, California. The race is supported by the HH Sheikh Mansoor bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Flat Racing Festival, and encourages small breeders and owners around the world. Ferndale – August 18, 2012 Race 3 – 3:07…

Oman riders ready for the World Endurance Championship 2012

      August 14, 2012 PARIS ~ Horse riders of the  Omani Royal Cavalry qualified for the World Endurance Championship 2012 to be held on August 25 in Britain with participation of 143 riders from forty countries around the world. The Royal Court Affairs (RCA) honoured the endurance team at the training camp in…

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…

World Endurance Championship in England lists 44 countries to enter

August 13, 2012, GBR ~  As the Olympics 2012 winds down in England, horses are shipping to London for another World Equestrian event. Janah Management has listed preliminary  nominations for the August 25, World Endurance Championship to be held at Euston Park.  As of this time, there are 44 countries sending squads and teams. More…

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…