Tuesday News & Notes from Legends Horse Feeds

Team Canada at Lima. Photo courtesy of Rob Stevenson.

Team Canada is on the ground and ready for battle this week at the 2019 Pan American Games in Lima, Peru. The team includes Dana Cooke (Merritt, B.C.)/FE Mississippi, Colleen Loach (Dunham, Que.)/FE Golden Eye, Jessica Phoenix (Cannington, Ont.)/Pavarotti, and Karl Slezak (Tottenham, Ont.)/Fernhill Wishes. Go team!

National Holiday: National Whistleblower Day

Events Opening This Week: GMHA September Horse TrialsUSEA MDHT FEH/YEH/NEH QualifierFlora Lea Fall H.T.Blue Ridge Mountain Horse Trials at TIECCDCTA Fall H.T.Poplar Place Farm September H.T.Otter Creek Fall H.T.Flying Cross Farm H.T.Stone Gate Farm H.T.The Event at Skyline

Events Closing This Week: Genesee Valley Riding & Driving Club H.T.Huntington Farm H.T.Waredaca Farm H.T.Ocala Summer H.T. IIFull Gallop Farm August HT

Tuesday News: 

The USEA Adult Team Championships will return to AEC this year. It’s open all adult amateurs (22 years or older) who are enrolled in the USEA Adult Rider Program in their Area. [Everything You Should Know About the 2019 USEA Adult Team Championships]

Since he announced his (second) retirement, I’ve loved following the stories people have shared about their experience with Mark Todd. He’s managed to be a hero rider for many generations in a larger than life sort of way. [Dear Toddy: Happy Retirement (Again) From Your Biggest Fan]

The Kellock sisters take the Pan Ams! Jamie is the eventer of the family, and she’ll be grooming for Jessica Phoenix, and Lindsay will be competing in the dressage section. [A Sister Act At The Pan Ams]

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