We are very sad to share the news that yesterday, March 16, Tracey Bienemann’s four-star horse Geoni passed away. “Geno,” a Thoroughbred by Grand Reward and out of Vopo, was 12. Together they competed through the CCI4*-S level. Our thoughts are with Tracey in this difficult time.
National Holiday: St. Patrick’s Day
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has encouraged all citizens to return home if desired, as border restrictions with the United States are expected to become more strict. If you are in the process of transporting horses back to Canada, please fill out this form in order to help EC track its out-of-country individuals [Registration of Out-of-Country EC Sport Licence Holders ]
British Eventing has made the decision to cancel all upcoming competitions, effective immediately. While events close down, racing will continue without spectators, The British Horseracing Authority says. [Coronavirus: all eventing cancelled and racing goes behind closed doors]
As we stare into the face of hard times ahead, Sara Bradley shares a few touching thoughts on how we can support one other in order to come out stronger on the other side. [Horse People: Let’s Get Creative In Helping Each Other]
Tuesday Video: Meet another friendly face from William Fox-Pitt’s team: