Tag: Obituary

Spruce Meadows loses founder, and riding master

| 22 January 2016 2:19 pm | 0 Comments
Spruce Meadows loses founder, and riding master

Loss of Ron Southern at the age of 85, and riding master Albert Kley at 72.

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Kiwi eventer Jonelle Price loses four-star horse The Deputy

| 22 January 2016 2:18 pm | 0 Comments
Kiwi eventer Jonelle Price loses four-star horse The Deputy

End of a “unique partnership” as Irish bred sport horse succumbs to injury.

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Popular race sire Gulch dies at 32

| 18 January 2016 11:40 am | 0 Comments
Popular race sire Gulch dies at 32

Cancer claims the life of 1988 Breeders Cup champion and Kentucky Derby producing sire.

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Sophie Walker was “a passionate equestrian”

| 9 January 2016 8:22 am | 0 Comments
Sophie Walker was “a passionate equestrian”

Celebration at Double H Farm of two lives lost in Florida accident.

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Liver disease claims Burto’s 4* eventer Newsprint

| 7 January 2016 9:57 am | 0 Comments
Liver disease claims Burto’s 4* eventer Newsprint

Australian thoroughbred carried Chris Burton to Adelaide 4* win in 2008.

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Leading Indian equestrian figure “OP” dies at 93

| 7 January 2016 8:13 am | 0 Comments
Leading Indian equestrian figure “OP” dies at 93

“Equestrian society in Asia has lost a truly great friend.”

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Eric Lamaze’s Mill Creek Raphael dies at 25

| 7 January 2016 8:05 am | 0 Comments
Eric Lamaze’s Mill Creek Raphael dies at 25

Hanoverian gelding was Canadian Show Jumping Champ in 2000.

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Loss of Andres Rodriguez and Sophie Walker “heart-breaking”

| 6 January 2016 8:59 am | 0 Comments
Loss of Andres Rodriguez and Sophie Walker “heart-breaking”

Tributes flow for pair who died in car accident on Monday morning.

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Two showjumpers die in Florida car crash

| 5 January 2016 9:43 am | 0 Comments
Two showjumpers die in Florida car crash

Andres Rodriguez and Sophie Walker killed in accident.

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Jumping injury claims life of Antello Z

| 2 January 2016 9:11 am | 0 Comments
Jumping injury claims life of Antello Z

Cameron Hanley’s 13-year-old sustains fatal injuries at Liverpool International Horse Show.

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Passing of former Equine Canada president David Esworthy

| 30 December 2015 9:15 am | 0 Comments
Passing of former Equine Canada president David Esworthy

BC Hall of Famer’s 50-plus-year career included a variety of positions.

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Pioneer of PZP birth control in wild horses dies at 75

| 23 December 2015 8:46 am | 0 Comments
Pioneer of PZP birth control in wild horses dies at 75

Dr Jay Kirkpatrick was a leading figure in PZP development.

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Leading dressage sire Dimaggio dies in Germany at 20

| 15 December 2015 8:57 am | 0 Comments
Leading dressage sire Dimaggio dies in Germany at 20

Sporting skills in the family; stones kill zebra pair; Scat Daddy dies suddenly.

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Swiss Olympic jumper, eventer Max Hauri dies at 74

| 11 December 2015 9:03 am | 0 Comments
Swiss Olympic jumper, eventer Max Hauri dies at 74

Olympian was also a respected trainer and found many top horses.

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Renowned US hanoverian breeder Doug Leatherdale dies at 79

| 11 December 2015 7:25 am | 0 Comments
Renowned US hanoverian breeder Doug Leatherdale dies at 79

Only non-German recipient of Hannoveraner Verband’s Golden Badge.

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Washington equestrian figure Austin Kiplinger dies at 97

| 26 November 2015 8:31 am | 0 Comments
Washington equestrian figure Austin Kiplinger dies at 97

Publisher and civic leader made the WIHS an enduring institution.

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Sad loss of Melbourne Cup runner Red Cadeaux

| 21 November 2015 12:30 pm | 1 Comment
Sad loss of Melbourne Cup runner Red Cadeaux

Trainer Ed Dunlop: “This is my saddest day in racing.”

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Zangersheide founder Léon Melchior dies at 88

| 12 November 2015 7:34 am | 0 Comments
Zangersheide founder Léon Melchior dies at 88

Breeding sport horses was entrepreneur’s greatest passion.

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Leading Irish jockey Pat Eddery dies at 63

| 11 November 2015 9:15 am | 0 Comments
Leading Irish jockey Pat Eddery dies at 63

Irish born rider won Derby three times and was champion jockey 11 times.

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Passing of leading eventers Ensign and FBW Chico

| 1 November 2015 8:54 am | 0 Comments
Passing of leading eventers Ensign and FBW Chico

Pair represented Britain and China at the highest level.

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