SIGN UP Subscribe to the Horse Sport newsletter and get an exclusive bonus digital edition! 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. Email* Horse Sport Enews The 2018 Equestrian Canada (EC) Annual General Meeting (AGM) has been set for Sept. 26, 2018 at 7 p.m. ET, and will be held via web conference with the EC Board of Directors and the 27 EC Voting Members in attendance.As per EC’s By-laws, the AGM follows a very specific agenda. Therefore, while the community is encouraged to tune in to the AGM via EC Facebook Livestream for viewing privileges, questions will not be fielded in real time during the AGM. However, EC encourages the Canadian equestrian community to get involved by submitting any governance-related questions in writing to the Category A, B and C Voting Members prior to the AGM via e-mail.Questions will be accepted by the Voting Members until Sept. 14, 2018 and can be sent to the appropriate category as follows:Category A – Equestrian Sport [email protected] A Voting Members consist of nine EC sport discipline committee members, who are elected by EC Sport Licence Holders to represent the interests of the Canadian equestrian sport community at the EC governance level.Category B – Provincial & Territorial Sport Organizations (PTSOs)[email protected] Category B Voting Members consist of nine representatives who are PTSO Presidents, elected by their provincial membership, and represent the interests of the PTSO membership at the EC governance level.Category C – National Equine Affiliate [email protected] Category C Voting Members consist of national or regional organizations that represent a particular area of equine interest not already represented within Category A or B. The nine Category C Members are responsible for representing the interests of the breed sport and equine industry community.Questions submitted to the EC Category A, B and C Members will be brought forward to the EC Board and answered prior to the AGM. In addition, a maximum of two questions per Category will be addressed by the EC Board during the AGM.For more information on the EC AGM, visit www.equestrian.ca/events-results/general-meeting. Tags: Equestrian Canada, Equestrian Canada Annual General Meeting, 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.