It was a special night in Calgary on Saturday as the inaugural $132,000 Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping Calgary 1.60 m took to the floor of the Agrium Western Centre. The long-awaited event — one of four World Cup qualifiers in Canada this year — lived up to the hype as only three riders went... Read More
Following their win in Sacramento, the successful pair also notched up a CSI4* win at the Del Mar International Horse Show before Parot and his horses made their way to Calgary. During the ten days of the Royal West, Parot on Atlantis and his two other mounts, Couscous Van Orti (Nabab de Reve x... Read More
There was something for everyone on Day Eight of the Royal West. The highlight was another stirring win by Chile’s Samuel Parot in the $35,000 CSI3*-W Spirit of the West Cup at the Agrium Western Events Center. On a night that produced just two clear runs Parot guided the bay 13-year-old gelding... Read More
White’s first ride in the jump-off, a blazing ride of 38.32 seconds a bay mare Carrera Van Het Westleven Z, set a pace the rest of the competitors tried and failed to catch. White attributed his lucky charm to an unconventional source: trash talk, “I know after I ran my last horse, Ali asked me... Read More
The stylist Chilean stayed hot, finishing with the three top rides of the night. Starting out of the first spot, he captured first aboard his 13-year-old bay gelding Cous Cous van Orti scorching the course in a blazing 64.60 seconds. Parot then rode his second mount Atlantis, the winning mount in... Read More
“There has never been an event in Calgary quite like the Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping Calgary on Halloween night,” says Anderson. “In addition we’ll have the exciting Spirit of the West Cup and the three days of the Royal West International Championships. Riding fans will have a great choice... Read More
The roster of stellar riders will be competing for, among the top events, the $50,000 Western Canadian Hunter Derbies and the $126,000 in prize money in the LONGINES FEI World Cup™ Jumping North American League, as Calgary joins the top jumping cities in the world as one of the 14 qualifiers in... Read More
The inaugural weekend’s action is highlighted by the Royal West Canadian Championships and the Royal West International Championship on Saturday on the challenging circuit on the Agrium floor. Week one also features the $50,000 Western Canadian Hunter Derbies while performance jousting makes its... Read More


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