The Clemson Intercollegiate Eventing Team had a busy and exciting fall semester! It started with a bang with a large welcome to all of the incoming freshmen. We were excited to bring in our largest number of freshmen who have all become very active and enthusiastic members of the team. The team now has 43 members with more than 12 of them actively competing!
Bringing the southern charm to intercollegiate eventing, the Florida State University (FSU) Eventing team has their sights set on making their championship debut at the 2019 USEA Intercollegiate Eventing Championships, May 18-19 at the Chattahoochee Hill Horse Trials in Fairburn, Georgia.
The USEA Intercollegiate Eventing Program was established in 2014, and has been building team spirit, camaraderie, healthy rivalries, and great competition ever since. 2019 will mark the fourth annual USEA Intercollegiate Eventing Team Championships, and this year the main event moves to Chattahoochee Hills in Fairburn, Georgia, May 18-19.
The USEA and Intercollegiate Committee are pleased to introduce the recently completed USEA Intercollegiate Eventing Handbook. Contained within these pages is everything you need to know about the USEA Intercollegiate Program as well as membership benefits and guides for forming teams and hosting team challenges.
“We’re a big school with a lot of personality, and we were able to show off that SEC team spirit,” said University of Kentucky collegiate rider Jackie LeMastus. Seven months after the 2018 USEA Intercollegiate Championship and University of Kentucky’s eventing team is still going strong in spirit, and they plan to “rep the CATS just like last year,” said Elizabeth Silvia-Chandley.
USEA Marketing Coordinator Claire Kelley and Intercollegiate Committee Chair Leslie Threlkeld gave a presentation on the Intercollegiate Eventing Program's performance in 2018 and goals for 2019.
The United States Eventing Association (USEA) is happy to welcome back World Equestrian Brands (WEB) as the Title Sponsor of the Rider of the Year Leaderboard. World Equestrian Brands has been a longtime sponsor and supporter of the USEA.
New to the Pegasus Awards celebratory evening, the 2018 Intercollegiate and Interscholastic Equestrian Team Awards will be presented Thursday evening, January 10 at US Equestrian’s Annual Meeting in Palm Beach, Fla.
Auburn University, a school that has been fighting for the top spot every year since the start, finally earned their spot on the highest podium at the 2018 USEA Intercollegiate Championship. Lydia Kennedy, Sallie Johnson, Aubrey Wagner, and Meredith Kramer made up the winning team at the 2018 USEA Intercollegiate Championship.
The Oregon State University Event Team (OSUET) was founded in 1994 and has been growing and thriving ever since! We strive to provide a unique learning experience for our members that is centered around goal-oriented lessons, inclusive bonding opportunities, and, most importantly, tons of fun for us and our horses.
Established in the spring of 2015, the FSU Eventing Team began with one rider and one coach. Since then we have been working hard to grow our team.