All Equine is Strong as a Horse Going into Third Year

Posted Date: 
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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London, Ontario, October 1, 2014:  All Equine– Ontario’s Premier Equine Show launches its third and strongest year yet.  From March 27-29, 2015, in the newly renovated Agriplex, at Western Fair District check-out one of the Top Equestrian Experts in the Country, Annual Trainers Challenge, Extreme Cowboy Competition, Dressage, Western and Racing Clinics, as well as preferred clinics, demonstrations and multiple show rings.  It’s a three-day equine adventure that horse enthusiasts are marking on their calendars as a must-see event.   

 

World Champion – Al Dunning (First time in Ontario!)

Al Dunning has owned and operated Almosta Ranch in Scotsdale, Arizona for 40 years.  His expertise in all facets of equestrian events has elevated him to great success.  Al and his students have won 40 World and Reserve World Titles in AQHA, NRHA, NRCHA and NCHA.  

In addition, Al has authored articles and books, conducts clinics worldwide, manages AD Tack, operates Dunning Consulting LLC, and has recently developed Team AD International, an online training program.  He was also the recipient of the 1996 AQHA Professional Horsemen of the Year and was chosen NCHA Zane Schulte Trainer of the Year.  Over the years he has developed his multi-faceted business with a focus on the development of champion horse and riders.

Visitors to the show can look forward to daily clinics with Al in the Agriplex Arena.

 

Eastern Ontario’s Annual Trainer’s Challenge

3 Days, 3 Trainers, 3 Horses, 3 Judges…one champion.  A unique opportunity to see three of Canada’s top trainers from three different provinces compete for the title, while putting their proven skills to work, training an un-broke, horse.  A fan favourite!

  

Extreme Cowboy Competition

A celebration of horsemanship and competitive speed, Extreme Cowboy Racing is the “fastest growing equine sport” in North America.  Watch as competitors and their horses take to a challenging course of ranch and trail-type obstacles while being judged on their command of each element, their overall horsemanship and extreme speed around the Agriplex!

  

Dressage

New to the show this year: Dressage demonstrations, with Cecile von Martels a National Dressage Competitor. Cecile has been competing at an international level since 2000.  She currently competes with her own mare, Brevera, in level four, national competitions.  She will move to Wellington Florida this winter to compete at the FEI Prix St. Georges level, currently training under international rider, Chris von Martels, and he is training Sjef Janssen and Anky van Grunsven.

  

All Equine – Ontario’s Premier Equine Show is the best value in the industry.

Educational clinics will be led by top equine professionals and will include topics such as:

 

  •       Dressage, Western, and Racing
  •       Healthcare Clinicians
  •       Lots of Demonstrations in Multiple Show Rings
  •       Discipline, Diversity in seminars, clinics and shopping!
  •       Free, Accessible Parking with over 4000 parking spots.
  •       And much more.

 

 

Show Information

Dates & Times:                                  Friday, March 27:                    2pm – 8pm

                                                            Saturday, March 28:               10am – 8pm

                                                            Sunday, March 29:                  10am – 5pm

 

Location:                                            Western Fair District: Agriplex

                                                            865 Florence St, London, Ontario

 

Tickets:                                              $12 in advance, $15 at the door or $25 three-day pass.

                                                            Children 10 & under are free

 

Parking:                                              FREE

 

Social Info:                                        Twitter hashtag #AllEquine

 

 

For more information:

Heather Blackwell

(519) 438-7203, EX 261

hblackwell@westernfairdistrict.com