Parry Thomas was not simply the sharp business mastermind that revolutionized the city of Las Vegas, Nev. The equestrian community knew him as the passionate owner whose love of horses helped inspire and impact the sport of dressage. Surrounded by his supportive family, Thomas passed away... Read More
It is my sad duty to report that my brother, Uwe Steiner, has made the ultimate transition to greener pastures. The dressage world has lost a quiet - and sometimes not so quiet! - gentleman of the sport. Read More
“Frank was a legend in his own life time”, John Roche, FEI Director of Jumping said. “He was a horseman through and through, with an amazing eye for a horse. Apart from having an outstanding career as a rider, he was a very accomplished trainer. He was a passionate supporter of the Nations Cup... Read More
Robert Altman was one of the pioneers of equine massage having apprenticed with Jack Meagher, the former sports massage therapist for the Boston Celtics, who in the early 80's was recruited by the US Eventing Coach Jack Le Goff to try his hands on equines. Read More
Roger Haller (USA), cross country course designer for the Atlanta 1996 Olympic Games and the 1978 FEI World Championships course in Kentucky (USA), passed away peacefully at home in Georgia on 30 March 2016 following a battle with cancer. Read More
Ron Southern, founder and Co-Chairman of Spruce Meadows, and iconic Alberta entrepreneur and businessman passed away Thursday morning at his home. He was 85. Read More
General Om Prakash (OP) Malhotra, PVSM (Retd), former President of the Equestrian Federation of India (EFI), a founding member and former President of the Asian Equestrian Federation (AEF) and former Chief of Army Staff, Indian Army has passed away at his home in Gurgaon. He was 93. “We really... Read More
“It is with the deepest sadness that we have to announce that Andres Rodriguez and his passenger Sophie Walker suffered a tragic car accident on Monday morning in Wellington, Florida,” it read. “Circumstances of the accident are still unclear. Sophie Walker passed away in the accident and despite... Read More
The equestrian world has suffered a significant loss with the passing of Douglas Leatherdale on his 79th birthday, Sunday, Dec. 6, 2015. The owner of Leatherdale Farms along with his wife, Louise, Doug Leatherdale was highly regarded in the dressage and sport horse breeding communities for his... Read More
Swiss Jumping champion from 1960, he competed on more than 50 FEI Nations Cup™ teams for Switzerland. But he was far more than just a top athlete, he was also a highly respected trainer and was brilliant at talent-spotting horses that could make their mark at the highest level of the sport.“Max... Read More