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Churchill Downs to suspend racing while examining safety measures
June 2, 2023 – A day after implementing enhanced safety initiatives “effective immediately,”...
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Churchill Downs announces new safety initiatives
*JUNE 2 UPDATE: A day after implementing the measures outline below, Churchill Downs announced that it...
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Racing authority issues update on Churchill Downs fatalities
June 1, 2023 — Over the past several days, the Horseracing Integrity and Safety Authority (HISA)...
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College Fair returns to Junior Hunter National Championships
The US Equestrian College Fair is back for the 2023 Adequan®/USEF Junior Hunter National Championships....
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U.S. horse racing enters new regulatory era
New and enhanced anti-doping regulations took effect in U.S. Thoroughbred horse racing on March 27 following...
FEI bans trimmed whiskers in competition horses
Citing welfare concerns, the international sport organization decrees that horses with trimmed muzzle,...
US Equestrian Federation Extends COVID-19 Related Rule Modifications
Many of the COVID-19-related rule modifications implemented for the 2020 competition year have been reissued...
US Equestrian Announces Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Action Plan
These strategies seek to ensure a welcoming environment for people from traditionally under-represented...
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South Point Opens 40,000-Square-Foot Farnam Arena
The complex is the home of several large horse shows in the Western performance horse industry, and this...
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FEI Driving World Championships Canceled Due to COVID-19 Pandemic
The event, slated to be held in the Netherlands, was to host four-in-hand teams from 13 nations.