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Canada’s Eric Lamaze Claims First Win of 2018 Competition Season

  Eric Lamaze scored his first victory of the 2018 season, winning the $35,000 CSI2* Equinimity WEF Challenge Cup Round II riding Chacco Kid on January 18 at the Winter Equestrian Festival in Wellington, FL. Photo by Starting Gate Communications   Wellington, Florida – Eric Lamaze scored his first win of the 2018 season, claiming … More »

Viva Las Vegas! USA’s Richard Spooner and Chatinus claim Longines victory

USA’s Richard Spooner and Chatinus take flight as they claim victory in the Longines FEI WOrld Cup Jumping Las Vegas (FEI/Amy McCool)McCool)     It’s uncharted territory this time around for 12 time World Cup finalist Spooner The old adage claims that “What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas,” but it will be hard to … More »

Brilliant Bosty and super Sydney turn on their magic in Madrid

    Rio 2016 Olympic team champions, Roger Yves Bost and the mare Sydney Une Prince, pictured with Elena Orozco, Longines Brand Manager Spain, after winning the sixth leg of the Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping 2017/2018 Western European League in Madrid (ESP) tonight. (FEI/Lukasz Kowalski)        Brilliant Bosty and super Sydney turn … More »

Eric Lamaze and Fine Lady 5 Defend Title in Aachen

Canada’s Eric Lamaze won the €100,000 Turkish Airlines Prize of Europe riding his 2016 Rio Olympic bronze medal mount, Fine Lady 5, owned by Artisan Farms and Torrey Pines Stable, on July 19 in Aachen, Germany. Photo by Arnd Bronkhorst Photography         Aachen, Germany – Canadian Olympic gold, silver and bronze medalist … More »

Dutch deliver at last in fabulous Falsterbo

  The Netherlands posted their first victory of the FEI Nations Cup™ Jumping 2017 Europe Division 1 series at the sixth leg in Falsterbo, Sweden today. Left to right: Ruben Romp, Michel Hendrix, Chef d’Equipe Rob Ehrens, Aniek Poels and Jur Vrieling. (FEI/Richard Juillart) Jur Vrieling snatches victory in thrilling three-way jump-off; Spanish now bottom … More »


“The Equestrian Canada (EC) Annual Convention is our landmark event, giving the equestrian community an opportunity to network with peers from across the country, pursue personal development and education through clinics, attend presentations and innovation sessions led by world-class speakers, and enjoy engaging social events. The convention is also the platform for federation reports on … More »

Questions and Answers: The Equestrian Canada Annual Convention and Awards

    pictured:  Eva Havaris, CEO of Equestrian Canada     Date: April 7-9, 2017 Location: Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre, 1088 Burrard St., Vancouver, BC V6Z 2R9 The Gaitpost is looking forward to attending the Equestrian Canada (EC) Convention coming up soon in Vancouver. Apart from the many presentations and sessions by world class speakers … More »