Educational Activities

Nov 27, 2018

Save the Date for the 2019 USEA Educational Symposium at the Grand Oaks Resort!

The United States Eventing Asssociation (USEA) Instructors’ Certification Program (ICP), Future Event Horse (FEH) Program, and Young Event Horse (YEH) Program are teaming up once again to bring USEA members the ultimate educational opportunity in Florida this winter. Taking place February 18-21, 2019, the USEA Educational Symposium has found a new home at the impressive Grand Oaks Resort in Weirsdale, Florida.

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Mar 13, 2019 Educational Activities

GMHA Eventing Clinic Returns in 2019

In 2019, GMHA is merging the June Eventing clinic and the Festival of Eventing clinics. The USEA June Eventing Clinic is going to be a great opportunity to ride with four fabulous upper level clinicians – Bobby Costello, Bonnie Mosser, Becca Vick, and John Zopatti – over three days right here at GMHA!

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Dec 13, 2018 Eventing News

Loch Moy Farm to Host Winter Cross Derby Series

The Maryland Horse Trials at Loch Moy Farm will be hosting a Winter Cross Derby Series in the early months of 2019. The cross derby incorporates cross-country and stadium jumps across eight acres of all-weather footing. Obstacles will include ditches, banks, water, and various portable fences.

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Nov 10, 2018 Educational Activities

Featured Clinician: Jim Wofford

Event Clinics recently conducted an interview with renowned trainer, eventer, and three-day event coach Jim Wofford to learn more about his favorite parts of conducting clinics. ­Wofford is highly regarded not only for his coaching skills but also for the unique brand of humor that he brings to teaching.

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Oct 15, 2018 Educational Activities

Adjustability is the Name of the Game at the Phillip Dutton Clinic at Rutledge Farm

“There’s a common thread between all of our phases, whether it’s dressage, show jumping, or cross-country, and that is the adjustability of your horse,” stated Phillip Dutton at the start of his jumping clinic at Rutledge Farm last week. “To me, the biggest thing in doing well is getting your horse really connected from your leg to your hand."

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Jul 08, 2018 Educational Activities

Featured Clinician: Michael Barisone

Outside of the horse world, Olympic Dressage Rider Michael Barisone is perhaps best known as “the man who taught Stephen Colbert to ‘piaffe it’” on TV.

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Mar 10, 2018 Educational Activities

The Southeastern Schooling Show Championship: An Idea Whose Time Has Come

According to organizer Penny Morse, the inaugural Southeastern Schooling Show Championship at Georgia’s Bouckaert Farm started with a thought that became an idea that grew into an event.

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Interested in Course Design or Becoming a "r" Eventing Official? Attend the B & C Jumping/Course Design Training Program!

The USEA Training Program for Eventing Officials (TPEO) is responsible for educating the next generation of officials and encouraging members of the eventing community to get involved as licensed officials, including judges, technical delegates, and course designers. The safe running of competitions relies on quality officials as they guarantee that all safety rules and precautions are adhered to.

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Jun 07, 2017 Educational Activities

Featured Clinician: Phyllis Dawson

Phyllis Dawsons’s dedication to horse and rider advancement includes serving as an Olympic Team Selector on the USEF Eventing Selection Committee, holding a faculty position with the USEA Instructors' Certification Program and judging the USEA Future Event Horse program.

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May 11, 2017 Educational Activities

Featured Clinician: Clark Montgomery

After several years living and competing across the pond in England, international eventer and Olympian, Clark Montgomery and his wife Jess, returned Stateside last September. 

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May 02, 2017 Educational Activities

Eventing Tests Introduce Riders to the Sport

True or false: only recognized horse trials can be registered with the USEA and US Equestrian (formerly USEF)? The correct answer is false!

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