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Karimah Wins Zayed Cup in Toulouse

HH Sheikh Mansoor Festival’s premier race series ends international campaign28 October 2016, Toulouse, France ~ Karimah, a 3-year-old filly owned by the Royal Cavalry of Oman and bred by HH Sheikh Mansoor Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, was ridden to a thrilling victory by Francois-Xavier Bertras in the Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan Cup (Group…

Toulouse Shows Strong Fields for First Leg of European Triple Crown

Quality fields for Sheikh Zayed Cup (Triple Crown), HH Sheikha Fatima World Championship20 April 2016, Toulouse, France ~ The Festival’s Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan Cup (Prix De Carthage – Hannibal) Group 2 over 2000 metres and the HH Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies World Championship IFAHR over 1600 metres have attracted strong fields…

New Collections for the Museum of the Horse, Chantilly, France

New developments for the Prix de Diane20 May 2015, The Museum of the Horse of Chantilly, France (Musée Vivant du Cheval) ~ The Prix de Diane Longines, which will take place this year on 14 June, has traditionally marked the occasion for renewing the collections at the Museum of the Horse of Chantilly which welcomed nearly 200,000 visitors in 2014.…

France Announces Endurance Team and Alternates for WEG 2014

12 August, 2014, France ~ The French selection of riders and horses is as follows for Endurance for the FEI Alltech World Equestrian Games 2014: The Team includes Sophie Dubourg, Director Technique National, Alain Soucasse, Director Technique National in charge of Endurance and Bénédicte Emond-Bon, National Selection committee. Five Horse/Rider Teams: ·         Nicolas Ballarin with  Lemir de Gargassan , owned by Nicolas Ballarin…

Wathba Stud Farm Cup races in Sweden and France

August 14, 2013, UAE ~ Wathba Stud Farm Cup announces winners in Sweden and France as Yaqoot and Akkar stride to glory – Press Release Sweden – Yaqoot (Darike x Nirva de Caronne), owned by Stall Haaga, kicked away from the rest of the field to claim a comfortable two and a half lengths victory in the 1730m…

Russell Finishes Fifth at FEI World Endurance Championship for Juniors and Young Riders

From the USEF Communications Department August 5, 2013, Lexington, KY ~ The U.S. was represented by a strong contingent of young endurance riders on July 27 in Tarbes, France for the FEI World Endurance Championship for Juniors and Young Riders. Kelsey Russell rode Valerie Kanavy’s My Wild Irish Gold to an impressive fifth-place finish. With the 10-year-old…

Toulouse France will host the World Arabian Horse Racing Conference 2013

June 9, 2012, Berlin ~ The baton was passed and the announcement made at the Gala Dinner that closed the World Arabian Horse Racing Conference Germany 2012.  The fourth edition of this World Arabian Horse Racing Conference will be hosted in Toulouse, France, in June 2013.