The United States Eventing Association (USEA) is excited to welcome back C4 Belts as a sponsor for the USEA American Eventing Championships (AEC) presented by Nutrena. As a prize level sponsor, C4 Belts will be providing custom AEC belts to the top four placings of all the AEC divisions, and will be a vendor in the USEA Sponsor Village at AEC, which will be held August 30-September 3, 2017 at the Tryon International Equestrian Center in Mill Spring, North Carolina.
“C4 Belts is extremely proud and excited to partner with the USEA once again for the 2017 AEC,” said Emily Cochran, C4 equestrian division manager. “C4 Belts is a loyal supporter of the sport of eventing, and we look forward to continuing to work alongside the USEA and its many members. The AEC brings together equestrians from across the country to join in mutual love of the horse and in friendly, yet fierce, competition and C4 Belts is honored and thrilled to be along for the ride this year in Tryon!”
“It is great to have C4 return as a sponsor of the USEA American Eventing Championships” said USEA CEO Rob Burk. “Our competitors always appreciate receiving the belts as prizes at the event! Eventers love to display their individuality by wearing custom C4 belts. That is especially true in their unique cross-country colors and designs.”
The USEA would like to extend our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Jon Sonkin, a dedicated supporter of C4 and eventing, who passed away on June 14, 2017.
About C4 Belts
C4’s mission is to promote self-expression through quality belts that that make a difference in the world. C4 Belts’ goal is to provide a unique shopping experience where the individual not only feels cool on the outside, but feels good on the inside. With each belt sold, C4 donates to a charity of your choosing. Each charity is just as unique as C4 themselves and support great causes, such as; Best Friends Animal Society, the Captain Planet Foundation, National Breast Cancer Foundation, and many more. In 2016, C4 belts donated over $20,000 to their partnered charities. To learn more about C4 Belts, please visit their website at: www.c4belts.com.
About the United States Eventing Association
The USEA is a non-profit 501 C (3), educational organization committed to providing eventing enthusiasts with a competitive level suited to their individual skills. By assisting and educating competitors, event organizers and officials; maintaining responsible safety standards; and registering qualified competitions and clinics, the USEA offers a strong and continuous training opportunity for an ever-expanding field of world-class competitors. Just as importantly, the USEA provides a means for all riders, regardless of age or ability, to experience the thrill of eventing. To learn more about the USEA, visit www.useventing.com.
The Fair Hill Organizing Committee (FHOC), an affiliate of the Sport and Entertainment Corporation of Maryland (The Sport Corp.), today announced the inaugural Maryland Five-Star at Fair Hill will take place October 14-17, 2021. Health and safety factors, in addition to other challenges resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic, led to a final decision to postpone the international three-day eventing competition originally scheduled for this October at the newly constructed Special Event Zone at Fair Hill Natural Resources Management Area in Cecil County, Maryland.
Apple Knoll Farm in Millis, Massachusetts (Area I) was scheduled to host two one-day events in 2020 offering Training, Novice, and Beginner Novice divisions. Their May event was forced to cancel due to COVID-19, but their September event is planning to run as scheduled.
This article will be updated to include statements as they are released from upcoming USEA recognized events regarding actions they are taking due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).
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