Congratulations to Jessica Manness of Dugald! Her horse, 16-year old chestnut Arabian gelding, Greater Glide, won the Horse of the Year. Glider, the 15.3 hands high athlete is recognized as the Top Manitoba Endurance horse, as well as a Top Ten Endurance horse in Canada.
Jessica was also awarded Athlete of the Year for her cusses and achievements in Endurance Racing, mostly with Glider. She is ranked as the Top Endurance Rider in Canada. Jessica and Glider have accepted a Honourary Invitation to compete in His Highness Sheik Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum’s eighth annual Endurance Cup, to be held on Jan. 10, 2015 in the United Arab Emirates. Select endurance riders from across the world will compete in the 160 km race across the Dubai desert.