"When you maybe don't have that fight in you, they fight for you", Eric Lamaze wins RBC Canadian Grandprix at Spruce Meadows

June 09, 2019

We witnessed a moment in history yesterday, and while the Show Jumping was world class, the most memorable and moving moment of the day came during a golf cart ride to the Winners circle. 

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NEWS ABOUT OUR FRIEND AND HERO, ERIC LAMAZE

NEWS ABOUT OUR FRIEND AND HERO, ERIC LAMAZE

June 07, 2019

The staff and riders of Foothills Farm are reeling from the heartbreaking news that our good friend, Canadian Olympic Champion Eric Lamaze, has been battling a cancerous brain tumour for the past year and a half.

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Cathy Inch: My Longtime Friendship with Eric Lamaze

Cathy Inch: My Longtime Friendship with Eric Lamaze

June 05, 2019

I will always remember the first time I saw Eric; he was about 16 years old and riding for a fellow from Quebec. Even in those early days, Eric’s obvious talent in the ring always made him stand out. In fact, people would often point him out as if to say, “That guy will really be something someday.”

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Foothills Rider Profile: Bronwyn Cooper

Foothills Rider Profile: Bronwyn Cooper

April 25, 2019

"Don’t forget why you started in the first place. At the end of the day, it should be about your love of horses, the sport and about wanting to improve yourself. " Bronwyn Cooper shares how she got into the sport, her goals for 2019, and the challenges she has overcome along the way.

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6 Steps | Caring for your horse after a show

6 Steps | Caring for your horse after a show

April 22, 2019

Taking care of your horse after a competition or intense ride is key part of keeping your horse sound, healthy and happy to head to the next event.  Explore these 6 steps that should be included in every riders post-competition routine.

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CBC Summer Broadcast Schedule: Spruce Meadows Show Jumping

CBC Summer Broadcast Schedule: Spruce Meadows Show Jumping

April 01, 2019

Don't miss a second of the action this summer. Head over the Spruce Meadows Website to view their entire CBC Sports Broadcast Schedule. Check the dates and times and set your TV to record! Better yet, get your barn friends together for a Spruce Meadows Viewing Party! 

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Showjumping 101 | A Guide for New Riders

Showjumping 101 | A Guide for New Riders

September 01, 2018

Hunters, Jumpers and Equitation... it can be confusing to figure out what the Sport of Showjumping is all about. Here we break down the three major types of events in Showjumping.

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LUCC University Riding Team

LUCC University Riding Team

August 30, 2018

Foothills Farm is pleased to announce the formation of the LUCC University Riding Team. This is a competitive riding team formed by riders from both Laurentian University and Cambrian College.

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