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Woodside, CA, May 17, 2016 - The much anticipated Preliminary Challenge returns to the Spring Event at Woodside, May 26-28, for the ninth consecutive year. This competition is a staple on the calendar of west coast riders, and this year’s event boasts a $15,000 purse and $15,000 worth of prizes split between the two divisions. ​​
Original Post Date: 05/19/2017 - 15:11   |   Last Updated: 2017:05:19 15:13:02

Lexington, Ky. – The United States Equestrian Federation (US Equestrian) has reluctantly accepted the resignation of its U.S. Eventing Technical Advisor David O’Connor.
Original Post Date: 05/16/2017 - 04:32   |   Last Updated: 2017:05:16 04:32:25

Tryon, NC - May 8, 2017 - In preparation for the FEI World Equestrian Games Tryon 2018 (FEI WEG), Tryon International Equestrian Center (TIEC) held the first Chefs de Mission meeting from Monday, April 30, through Wednesday, May 3, welcoming organizational leaders of national equestrian federations from around the world to the venue, as preparations for the Games continue.
Original Post Date: 05/08/2017 - 11:53   |   Last Updated: 2017:05:09 14:14:01

The USEF Jumping Course Advisor program was introduced in 2004 to raise the standard of eventing jumping course design in the United States. Initially, the program focused on jumping courses for FEI and Advanced level competitions. The goal of the program was to ensure the standard of the courses throughout the country, and to deliver courses which provided the same technicality level they would expect to find at the Championship level.
Original Post Date: 05/05/2017 - 11:30   |   Last Updated: 2017:05:05 11:33:43

In response to increased inquiries, the USEF Eventing Sport Committee recently discussed permitted bits for the dressage phase in both eventing FEI competitions and national Horse Trials/Three-Day Events held under USEF Rules. For now, we hope the following overview will provide clarity: 
Original Post Date: 05/04/2017 - 13:48   |   Last Updated: 2017:05:05 11:16:10

Gladstone, N.J. - March 29, 2017 - The United States Equestrian Team (USET) Foundation is proud to announce that Caroline Martin and Mackenna Shea have been named as the recipients of the 2017 Karen Stives Eventing Endowment Fund Grants. Martin and Shea will participate in the Karen E. Stives European Emerging Athlete Tour, which will give these E25 athletes a chance to represent the United States on an international stage at the 2017 Houghton Hall CICO3* and Bramham International CCI3*-U25 in Great Britain.
Original Post Date: 03/29/2017 - 14:12   |   Last Updated: 2017:03:29 14:24:14

The Winona Horse Trials (Area VIII) is pleased to announce the addition of the Future Event Horse classes. Whether you're looking to qualify for the USEA Future Event Horse Championships or you simply want to get your youngsters out and about, this is the show for you. The classes are for yearlings, 2- and 3-year-olds and the NEW class for 4-year-olds which will include an undersaddle portion.
Original Post Date: 03/21/2017 - 14:11   |   Last Updated: 2017:03:21 14:11:17

With plans fully underway in preparation for the upcoming 15th anniversary presentation of the Jersey Fresh International Three-Day Event – to be held at the Horse Park of New Jersey May 10-14 – Event management has announced that Captain Mark Phillips will assume responsibility for cross-country course design at this year’s competition. 
Original Post Date: 02/10/2017 - 10:25   |   Last Updated: 2017:02:10 10:25:12

Lexington, Ky. - The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) Eventing High Performance Committee has approved the following athletes for Emerging Athlete Eventing 25 and Eventing 18 programs for 2017. Following the post-Rio review, new approaches and definitions to all of the USEF eventing programs are being evaluated and introduced. 
Original Post Date: 12/22/2016 - 17:37   |   Last Updated: 2016:12:22 17:37:15

Two cities have been announced as official candidates to host the FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2022. Lexington, Kentucky (USA) and Samorin (SVK) have both been selected as potential hosts for the FEI flagship in six years’ time.“We are very happy to have two such strong official candidates for the FEI World Equestrian Games in 2022”, FEI President Ingmar De Vos said. “Both the Kentucky and Samorin venues have the infrastructure in place already to host the Games, which is one of the biggest events on the global sporting calendar.
Original Post Date: 12/22/2016 - 10:09   |   Last Updated: 2016:12:22 10:09:49


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