Tag Archives: horse show jumping

equestrian riding competition with horses at norfolk county fair 2019

Travel Simcoe, ON: Norfolk County Fair and Horse Show in full stride

Fall fairs are in full swing, but for me the season doesn’t start until the Norfolk County Fair and Horse Show begins. Why? Horse shows – both English and Western – are a focus! Now it’s 179th year, The Norfolk County Fair and Horse Show in Simcoe, Ontario, Canada, starts midweek. If you can get […]

Equestrian Ian Millar at Royal Winter Fair, Toronto

Toronto: Royal Agricultural Winter Fair Again; Ian Millar Wins Again!

Equestrian show jumper Ian Millar is one of the greatest under-recognized athletes Canada has ever produced. My opinion was confirmed, once again, Saturday, November 5, 2016, after watching the Greenhawk Canadian Show Jumping Championships Round Two at the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair in Toronto. Sure, he’s been dubbed decades ago ‘Captain Canada’ by Canadian horse […]