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In 2017 the United States Eventing Association created an online test to certify competition Safety Coordinators. The following test was developed for that purpose. All test questions are derived from the USEA Safety Coordinator Manual.
Original Post Date: 06/14/2017 - 13:44   |   Last Updated: 2017:06:14 16:17:02

The USEA Cross-Country Design and Fence Construction Safety Task Force is a dedicated group consisting of officials, course designers, engineers, organizers and competitors. The goal of the group is to constantly evaluate all safety aspects of the cross-country phase of competition including, but not limited to, design and construction of the fences and courses. Overall, the main focus of the task force is to reduce the risk of both rider and horse injuries and fatalities while in competition.
Original Post Date: 05/10/2017 - 08:28   |   Last Updated: 2017:05:11 08:46:04

Lexington, Ky. – US Equestrian is pleased to announce the opening of the U.S. Center for SafeSport, the first national nonprofit solely dedicated to preserving the safety and well-being of athletes. Its purpose is to enable every sport participant to thrive by fostering a national sport culture of respect and safety, in and out of the competition field of play.The Center has adopted a SafeSport Code for the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Movement that applies to its 47-member National Governing Bodies, including US
Original Post Date: 03/28/2017 - 12:30   |   Last Updated: 2017:03:28 12:30:44

Original Post Date: 01/13/2017 - 14:16   |   Last Updated: 2017:01:13 14:22:38

Original Post Date: 01/13/2017 - 13:59   |   Last Updated: 2017:02:07 13:44:43

With the first competition of 2017 kicking off this weekend, now is a great time to give yourself a refresher on the rule changes going into effect this season. As a reminder, all members are expected to be familiar with all USEF General Rules and USEF Rules for Eventing. These rule changes, which went into effect on December 1, 2016, are identified in italics.
Original Post Date: 01/04/2017 - 11:08   |   Last Updated: 2017:01:04 09:58:59

As the fall competition season is in full swing, the USEA Annual Meeting and Convention is quickly approaching! Join us in Fort Lauderdale, Fl. December 7-11 for a long weekend to discuss, learn and enjoy time surrounded by eventing enthusiasts. Learning opportunities are endless. There will be countless seminars, taught by industry professionals, to learn something new, or to learn more on something you’re already passionate about.
Original Post Date: 09/22/2016 - 10:15   |   Last Updated: 2016:09:22 10:24:19

Donations Still Needed to Help USEA Collapsible Fence Study Get the Green Light
Original Post Date: 05/13/2016 - 14:58   |   Last Updated: 2016:05:17 13:22:02

The USEA is proud to announce that Ms. Jacqueline B. Mars has put forward a challenge to everyone who loves Eventing and wants to see it thrive in the coming years. Ms. Mars has agreed to donate $25,000 in 2016 if the USEA can raise a matching amount in the next six weeks to renew the study into collapsible fence technology.Why has Ms. Mars done this? She believes, like we do, that our riders and our horses deserve our best efforts to improve safety in the sport.
Original Post Date: 12/11/2015 - 08:13   |   Last Updated: 2016:05:17 13:37:57

Lexington, Ky. - In January, the USEF Board of Directors approved an addition to the rule book, which outlines equine vaccination requirements at licensed competitions. Beginning December 1, 2015, all horses entering the grounds of a Federation-licensed competition must be accompanied by documentation of Equine Influenza Virus and Equine Herpes Virus (Rhinopneumonitis) vaccinations within six months prior to entering the stables.
Original Post Date: 11/12/2015 - 14:21   |   Last Updated: 2016:01:05 10:53:21


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