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How steep costs, low funding and an unclear ladder to the top may be hurting Alberta equestrians

Despite an abundance of riders in Canada, those who have the means to make it to the top are relatively few and far between. Only a handful of riders are able to consistently represent Canada at the top levels of the sport around the world, like the Olympics and the World Equestrian Games– only four riders represent Canada in each team even at the Olympic games, assuming they qualify for a spot.