International & National

The spectacular pacer, Somebeachsomewhere, lost his battle with stomach cancer on January 14, 2018. After retiring from racing nine years ago, he became the most expensive breeding stallion in North America, siring horses that made more than $80 million in winnings.

A 48-year-old woman from Minden Hills, Ontario has been convicted of animal cruelty under the Ontario SPCA Act following an investigation that led to the removal of four horses in her care.

The National Arabian Reining Horse Association (NARHA), formerly the Arabian Reining Breeders Classic, has been offering large cash prize incentives at premier Brumley Management Group LLC NRHA events starting in 2014. The NARHA was created as an incentive program that would inspire breeders of reining horses to seriously consider the talent, athletic ability, and heart of Arabians and Half-Arabians.

January 2, 2018 — Nominations have officially opened for the Equestrian Canada (EC) National Awards, and will remain open until February 7, 2018 at 4 pm ET.

On February 10th, 2018, the University of Guelph will host its second Equine Industry Symposium. The Equine Industry Symposium will provide the opportunity for open discussion amongst industry professionals to address concerns within the industry.

On December 21, 2017, Woodbine Entertainment announced a donation of $10,000 USD to the California Retirement Management Account (CARMA) to assist those impacted by the tragic Lilac Fire at San Luis Rey Downs Training Center in Bonsall, California.


For general questions, or to connect about sponsorship or speaking opportunities, please contact: 

Brent Harrison 

Business Development – Equestrian Canada

1-866-282-8395 x 103 



Vantage Trailers


Riding Vactions in California with Jec Ballou