Email* Horse Sport Enews Subscribe to the Horse Sport newsletter and get an exclusive bonus digital edition! More from Horse Sport:Christilot Boylen Retires From Team SportAfter an exemplary career as one of Canada’s top Dressage riders, seven-time Olympian Christilot Boylen has announced her retirement from team competition.2020 Royal Agricultural Winter Fair CancelledFor only the second time in its history, The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair has been cancelled but plans are being made for some virtual competitions.Royal Agricultural Winter Fair Statement on 2020 EventAs the Province of Ontario starts to reopen, The Royal’s Board and staff will adhere to all recommendations put forward by government and health officials.Government Financial Assistance for Ontario FarmersOntario Equestrian has recently released this update of several financial assistance packages available, including those for farm business. The Royal Horse Show Committee will again present the “Best Groom Award” and the “Sportsmanship Award”.Groom Award should be presented to a groom that shows true horsemanship, top notch grroming abilities, able to deal with clients, and goes above and beyond their everyday duties.Sportsmanship award should be presented to an individual who shows compassion to their horse(s), kindness and respect to fellow competitors, willingness to help others, gracious in defeat and humble in victory. Must show desire, determination, discipline and self-sacrifice.If you think you know of someone that is deserving of one of the awards please send me their name, a brief bio and why you think they should receive it.Please feel free to pass this along to others. All nominations should be in by Wednesday Nov 5th.Please email to me at [email protected] SIGN UP We’ll send you our regular newsletter and include you in our monthly giveaways. PLUS, you’ll receive our exclusive Rider Fitness digital edition with 15 exercises for more effective riding.