Canter Away Current Coach Spotlight – Robin Koltusky

We are proud to award the January 2019 Canter Away Current incentive to Robin Koltusky! Robin began her journey as a professional in the equine industry by attending NAIT in 2006, majoring in Horsemanship. She continued on to work under multiple trainers in various...

What Does the Bighorn Country Proposal Mean for Equestrians?

In early fall 2018, we surveyed our members about what our priorities should be in supporting recreational riding. What we heard is that involvement in land use planning issues, such as the current Bighorn Country Proposal, is overwhelmingly important to equestrians....

Take a Seat on the Board: Call for Nominations

The AEF is seeking candidates to serve on its Board of Directors to support the objectives, goals and activities of the organization. The AEF Board will reflect a diversity of experience, skills, knowledge and abilities suited to the strategic needs of the...

Bighorn Country Proposal: An AEF Update

We have been networking and following-up with members regarding questions and concerns related to the Bighorn Proposals, and have been searching for answers about how the proposed changes would impact equestrians. We have been liaising one-on-one with the Minister’s...

Bighorn Country Proposal: Be a Part of the Change

The Government of Alberta has recently announced a proposal for a new mix of public land and parks known as “Bighorn Country”. Bighorn Country includes public lands within the western part of the North Saskatchewan Region, from the boundary of Banff National Park...

AEF Leads the Way in Emergency Preparedness

When an emergency or disaster occurs, equine and livestock owners and custodians are often left on their own to manage the livestock in their care. Experience has shown that a lack of emergency structure creates human and animal safety issues and has a negative impact...

Canter Away Current Coach Spotlight – Danielle Gallant

We, the Alberta Equestrian Federation (AEF), are proud to award the October 2018 Canter Away Current incentive to Danielle Gallant! Danielle is an Equestrian Canada Certified Instructor with her Jump designation, as well as an evaluator (Level 1-4) for the EC Learn to...

Jill Irving Youth Equine Mentorship Program 2019

Program Objective: The Canadian Youth Equestrian Mentorship Program is designed to inspire Canadian equestrians between the ages of sixteen and twenty-one from the dressage and hunter/jumper disciplines by bringing them to the largest, competitive equestrian venue in...
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