A COMMUNITY impact study has revealed that Equestrian sport contributes more than $1.14 BILLION to the Australian economy each year. The report, jointly compiled by Sports Business Partners & Street Ryan, is the first of its kind ever commissioned by Equestrian Australia and is a significant investment towards better understanding the sport, its … [Read more...]
General Equestrian News
These articles are general equestrian industry news in the Australian, New Zealand and global equestrian world.
With the Christmas and New Year break fading from our memories and summer conditions affecting our horse's management and riding routines, there are those who are fortunate enough to live close to the coast that are able to make the most of summer and take their horses swimming at the beach. Unfortunately however, and despite the huge coastline that surrounds Australia, the … [Read more...]
Wendi Williamson is making history. Next week she and her Dejavu MH, a horse she has trained and brought through the grades herself, head to Omaha, Nebraska, for the FEI World Cup Dressage Final. It’s the first time New Zealand has ever had a competitor at the prestigious event. Kumeu-based Williamson earned the right to make the long trek after a stunning … [Read more...]
The Horse Report February issue is now online 40 pages of informative and interesting articles, news stories, advertising, photos and information on what’s new and, what’s happening out and about. Feature stories include * Equine Dental * Strangles * Big Head - is your pasture poisoning your horse * Lippzaner tour * Kilkivan Great Horse Ride * … [Read more...]
This year has been one of highs and lows for equestrians with a number of events and incidents drawing the attention of the wider community. The equestrian action at the Rio Olympics and Paralympics undoubtedly showcased the best of the FEI disciplines to a massive audience. The Aussies improved on their sixth place four years prior in London to take out the bronze medal in the … [Read more...]