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…

Delaware Park cancels live racing card for July 18 due to excessive heat

Press Release July 18, 2012, Wilmington, Del.~Acting upon the recommendation of the Delaware Thoroughbred Racing Commission Chief Veterinarian Dr. John T. Peters, live racing scheduled for today, July 18, has been cancelled, due to the excessive heat.  Peters said racing under such conditions would pose substantial health risks to horses, riders and participants. This is the…

Jaafer takes the Al Shahania Stud International Stakes at Newbury

July 14  Al Shahania Stud International Stakes Purebred Arabians, 3 yrs old 10F Full enty list: http://wp.me/p26iCL-13J Results: 1 Jaafer   win time:  02:34:07 2 Tidarbret 3 Areej 4 Mu’Azzaz 5 Asraa Min Albarq 6 Vizir Des Cedres 7 Eustral 8 Sandababa 9 Tzar Du Paon N/RHaydar Al Khalediah N/ROmans Oro MHF

Mkeefa comes out on top at President of the UAE Cup at Newmarket

July 13, 2012, Newmarket Racecourse ~ UK Purebred Group 1PA, The President of the UAE Cup 4 yrs old, 10F Full entry list: http://wp.me/p26iCL-13q Results: Mkeefa   Win Time: 02:21:76 Rathowan Al Hibaab Al Mamun Nonlau Theeba Pentagon

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…

H.H. Sheikh Mansoor gives Global Sponsorship to European Association of Racing Schools

July 13, 2012, Germany ~ The latest addition to the advance of horse racing in the world is the partnership with the European Association of Racing Schools (EARS) and the H.H. Sheikh Mansoor Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Gobal Arabian Flat Racing Festival. In a recent announcement, the group’s Director, Lara Sawaya, also head of IFAHR…

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.…