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The long-awaited #BestWeekendAllYear is finally here, the 2017 Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event. Whether you are enjoying the action in Lexington, or you are following along from home, there is something for everyone! Here’s our helpful guide with all the links and information you’ll need this week. Check back throughout the week as we add more useful links and information. Follow the Action
Original Post Date: 04/25/2017 - 08:03   |   Last Updated: 2017:04:25 14:15:35

The United States Eventing Association (USEA) is pleased to announce it has partnered with equestrian data science company, EquiRatings, to implement the EquiRatings Quality Index (ERQI) at national level in the U.S.The partnership follows months of engagement between the parties which began immediately after the USEA Annual Meeting and Convention in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. last December. EquiRatings will work with the USEA on developing data analysis and implementing their predictive analysis tool to measure and manage risk – the ERQI.
Original Post Date: 04/24/2017 - 11:52   |   Last Updated: 2017:04:24 12:02:15

As the countdown to the 2017 Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event ticks on, 10 USEA Young Event Horse (YEH) graduates are gearing up to compete in one of the most prestigious events in the world. The YEH program is designed to identify the up-and-coming superstars of the sport. The series offers classes for 4- and 5-year-olds where judges evaluate their suitability for the highest levels of eventing, and now years later we have a successful pool of gradutes who have made it. Meet the alumni:
Original Post Date: 04/24/2017 - 08:08   |   Last Updated: 2017:04:24 09:02:39

The Foothills Nature Equestrian Center (FENCE) boasted one of the largest collegiate team challenges to date last weekend at their April FENCE Horse Trials with 12 teams made of 33 students going head-to-head for top honors.It was University of Kentucky (UK) who ultimately earned the win with their UK White team. Made up of riders Taylor Pence, Rachel Kiczuk, Adrienne Watts and Claire Rowlands, the quartet lead the challenge wire-to-wire finishing on a final team score of 92.43.
Original Post Date: 04/21/2017 - 08:54   |   Last Updated: 2017:04:21 08:54:26

Following the announcement of the new USEA Instructors’ Certification Program (ICP) Young Event Horse (YEH) Professional Trainer and Instructor Certificates, the USEA is excited to introduce the
Original Post Date: 04/19/2017 - 09:40   |   Last Updated: 2017:04:25 14:28:46

Two-time USEA Lady Rider of the Year, Olympic and Pan-Am Games rider, Lauren Kieffer is taking the USEA along on “bringing up babies” as she shares a year in the life of four of her 6-year-olds in their journey to become top level event horses. Did you miss part 1? Read it here.
Original Post Date: 04/19/2017 - 08:34   |   Last Updated: 2017:04:19 10:11:14

Curious about the new Modified level? The inaugural division was hosted at The Fork Horse Trials at Tryon International Equestrian Center. Listen in to get the thoughts of first- and second-place finishers Allison Springer and William Zuschlag and course designer Tremaine Cooper. 
Original Post Date: 04/18/2017 - 08:51   |   Last Updated: 2017:04:18 09:13:25

The United States Eventing Association (USEA) Foundation is delighted to announce the formation of the Wilton Fair Fund, one million dollars donated by David and Cheryl Lenaburg to support U.S. developing riders. The Fund will allow up to $100,000 in grants to be given each year for a variety of educational opportunities for riders 29 and under who have not yet ridden for a senior team.
Original Post Date: 04/17/2017 - 08:40   |   Last Updated: 2017:04:17 08:54:33

Crimson Tide rolled through Chattahoochee Hill’s Spring H.T. last weekend as the four-member University of Alabama scored their first intercollegiate win at their final team challenge before the USEA Intercollegiate Championships next month.
Original Post Date: 04/13/2017 - 11:14   |   Last Updated: 2017:04:14 07:44:36

It has been 24 years since Wilton Fair was retired from competition and 16 years since the Irish Thoroughbred passed away. However, the legacy of David Lenaburg’s 17.3 hand gelding is still strong.
Original Post Date: 04/13/2017 - 08:44   |   Last Updated: 2017:04:13 08:53:46


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