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Eventers aren’t shy about speaking up when it comes to their horses’ welfare. As a course builder for the past ten years, I’ve certainly heard about it when the riders weren’t happy with something on cross-country.The jumps have received more than their fair share of the press as we’ve explored how to make them safer, examining the type of jump, placement of jump, or jump construction techniques such as frangible pin technology.
Original Post Date: 11/10/2014 - 10:32   |   Last Updated: 2014:11:10 11:35:13

Tip of the Month: Let Go of Your Inner CavemanAll of us agree that when we arrive at the barn, we arrive at a place that's more than just fences, paddocks, and arenas... it's our happy place. Unlike other sport venues, our happy place isn't defined by the venue itself, but by the relationship with our trainers, peers, and most importantly, the horses who live there.
Original Post Date: 11/06/2014 - 10:42   |   Last Updated: 2014:11:11 09:40:05

Leesburg, Va. – The United States Eventing Association’s (USEA) Future Event Horse (FEH) 2014 East Coast Championship took place at Loch Moy Farm in Adamstown, Maryland, on November 2. Thirty-two fillies, colts, and geldings competed in their respective age divisions to vie for the East Coast FEH Grand Champion Title.The windy environment forced the competition to be moved into the covered arena at Loch Moy Farm, which provided some relief from the chilly conditions. Despite the weather, the young horses appeared in top form, and behaved in a very adult manner for their classes.
Original Post Date: 11/03/2014 - 14:18   |   Last Updated: 2014:11:04 09:26:52

Temecula, Calif., Nov. 2, 2014—Barbara Crabo rode Eveready II to victory in the CCI3* at the Galway Downs International Three-Day Event, scoring 53.2 penalties. Her faultless show jumping around pushed her to the top when leader Buck Davidson lowered one rail with Copper Beech to finish second (54.0). Maya Black and Doesn’t Play Fair finished third (59.2).For Crabo, of Scottsdale, Ariz., Galway Downs was her first victory in a CCI3*, and for it she received a check for $7,000.“I’m trying not to swear, but it feels awesome. It means the world to me,” said Crabo.
Original Post Date: 11/03/2014 - 08:50   |   Last Updated: 2014:11:03 08:50:50

Temecula, Calif., Oct. 30, 2014—The Galway Downs International Three-Day Event kicked off by showcasing the best future eventing talent on the West Coast, by hosting the West Coast Finals of the USEA 4- and 5-Year-Old Young Event Horse Championships, as well as the West Coast Finals for the USEA Future Event Horse Championships, for yearlings, 2-year-olds and 3-year-olds.
Original Post Date: 10/31/2014 - 08:53   |   Last Updated: 2014:11:02 10:07:28

We've got some top-notch speakers coming to this year's USEA Annual Meeting and Convention, held at the Omni Fort Worth Hotel in Fort Worth, Texas from December 3-7. To whet your appetite, we are previewing some of those speakers over the next several weeks.Drugs and Medication with Dr. Stephen Schumacher
Original Post Date: 10/30/2014 - 14:15   |   Last Updated: 2014:10:30 14:47:36

This article, reprinted from In Stride in the December Issue of Eventing USA (formerly USCTA News), is a good read as the winter approaches, which is typically a time full of hacking and flatwork for many riders. Mary Ann Judkins goes back to basics in this article, detailing how to warm up and stretch your horse in preparation for more demanding work. Take a look. 
Original Post Date: 10/30/2014 - 13:39   |   Last Updated: 2014:10:30 13:40:10

The 2014 USEA Adult Team Championship took place in coordination with the Nutrena USEA American Eventing Championships this year. Adult riders from all walks of life around the country came together to compete in a fun, friendly team environment. ATC sponsor The Chronicle of the Horse published a feature article about the winning teams in the October 13 issue of the magazine. Click to read!
Original Post Date: 10/28/2014 - 14:51   |   Last Updated: 2014:10:28 14:51:27

Original Post Date: 10/28/2014 - 14:46   |   Last Updated: 2017:02:07 11:09:22

Leesburg, Va. - The United States Eventing Association (USEA) is the making final preparations for the 2014 Future Event Horse (FEH) Championships on both the east and west coast.The FEH West Coast Championship will be held on October 30, 2014 at Galway Downs (Temecula, Calif.), while the East Coast Championship will take place at Loch Moy Farm (Adamstown, Md.) on November 2, 2014.
Original Post Date: 10/28/2014 - 09:18   |   Last Updated: 2014:10:28 09:23:49


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