The USEA American Eventing Championships presented by Nutrena (AEC) is the annual national championships for every level of eventing from Beginner Novice to Advanced. Each September, hundreds of juniors, adult amateurs, and professionals travel from all across the nation to participate in this prestigious competition, vying for the chance to win a piece of the prize money and fabulous prizes and the chance to be named the best in the nation at their respective levels. The AEC has become a central goal for eventers of every age and to even qualify is a pinnacle achievement. The AEC is unique in the fact that it brings together around 500 competitors of every age and experience level from all corners of the country to one venue. This Championships is the only one in the country where a 12-year old girl riding her pony has the chance to compete alongside multiple Olympic riders.
AEC would not be possible without this lineup of incredible 2017 sponsors: Nutrena, Land Rover, Adequan, Boehringer Ingelheim, Broadstone Equine Insurance Company, Professional's Choice, Devoucoux,Merck Animal Health, Standlee Hay, Charles Owen, CWD, The Chronicle of the Horse, Noble Outfitters, Auburn Laboratories Inc., Smartpak, Stackhouse Saddles, Point Two, VTO Saddlery, FLAIR, Dubarry of Ireland, FITS Riding,The Jockey Club, Ovation, Eventing Training Online, Happy Saddle Treats, I Love My Horse, GumBits, Horse Hydrator, C4 Belts, Nelson Manufacturing, The Scoring Chix, and more.
The AEC offers $100,000 in prize money spread across all 18 divisions. The Adequan USEA Gold Cup Championship - Advanced Division will have $40,000 up for grabs to the top placing riders. In addition to the cash, numerous prizes will be awarded through sixth place in every division and include some incredible products courtesy of our sponsors.
The USEA offers a wide variety of sponsorship packages for the AEC. Each package offers a mixture of website, print advertising, and on-grounds benefits. Packages are customizable based on the desires and needs of the sponsor. Don’t see what you are looking for or have an idea for a fabulous package? Just contact us!