Saturday, July 04, 2009

Canada: Endurance Canada Releases Selection Criteria
Endurance Canada Releases Selection Criteria for the 2009 Endurance Kentucky Cup CEI3* Event

July 3, 2009

Ottawa, Ontario—Endurance Canada and Equine Canada are pleased to announce that the selection criteria for the 2009 Endurance Kentucky Cup CEI3* event has now been posted on the Equine Canada website.

Riders who are interested in representing Canada at the 2009 Kentucky Cup must achieve all the required selection criteria during the qualifying period of January 1, 2004 through August 1, 2009. Riders who would like to be considered for selection must declare their interest to Equine Canada by August 6, 2009, in accordance with the selection criteria.

The 2009 Endurance Kentucky Cup CEI3* will be held October 14, 2009, at the Kentucky Horse Park, in Lexington, KY, USA. This top international venue has been completely redesigned to host the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games.

For additional information on the CRC and its programs, please visit the Endurance section of the Equine Canada website or e-mail

About Endurance Canada
Endurance Canada is a committee of Equine Canada, and the National governing body of the sport of Endurance Riding in Canada, from the grassroots to the international level. Endurance Canada is responsible for the growth and pursuit of excellence at all levels of the sport, providing support and guidance through various programs and committees: veterinary; rules and sanctioning; athlete and sport development; education and coaching; communication and awards. For more information, please visit the Endurance Canada section of the Equine Canada website.

About Equine Canada
Equine Canada is a member-based association that represents, promotes and services Canada’s equine community and industry. Its core areas of activity involve sport, equine health and welfare, education and safety, governance and marketing, representation and communication. Equine Canada is recognized by Sport Canada, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, the International Equestrian Federation (FEI), the Canadian Olympic Committee and Canadian Coaching Association of Canada as the national organization representing equestrian sport and equine interests in Canada. For more information about Equine Canada, please visit

Written by Julie Cull

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