The United States Eventing Association (USEA) is pleased to announce the partnership with EQuine AMerica Magazine as a media partner of U.S. Eventing. They will also join as a Bronze Level Sponsor of the 2020 USEA Intercollegiate Eventing Championships and Prize Level Sponsor of the 2020 USEA American Eventing Championships. Next year, the USEA Intercollegiate Eventing Championships will take place May 16-17 at Chattahoochee Hills Horse Trials in Fairburn, Georgia. The 2020 USEA American Eventing Championships will return to the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, Kentucky on August 25-30.
EQuine AMerica provides authentic, interesting, and intelligent content in a format that is beautiful, readable, and relatable. The magazine's goal is to show you that America offers some of the best equine products, services, and talent (two-legged and four) and introduce you to some of the best equine artists, books, travel, training, science and tech, philanthropy, and design—all of it American, in one way or another. It’s their mission to offer all of this to readers through elegant media design and personally curated content and advertising.
“It was a natural fit to partner with EQuine AMerica Magazine,” said USEA CEO Rob Burk. “They care deeply about horse sports in the United States and provide interesting content for every equine enthusiast. We are very excited to forge this partnership with EQuine AMerica Magazine.”
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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, visit www.useventing.com.
The 2020 show season has looked a bit different than any of us anticipated, and for many people season-planning was placed on hold. In an episode that was recorded before the COVID-19 pandemic, Nicole Brown and Diarm Byrne welcome international five-star eventer Will Coleman and British high performance veterinarian Spike "The Vet" Milligan to the show to discuss some of the considerations for planning your season from each of their unique perspectives.
Any riding exercise is about the art of the possible. This is especially true with jumping exercises, when a step too far will compromise safety. Exercises and a method should be developed progressively that build confidence and competence for both horse and rider, and in particular also allows room for error.
In the show jumping phase, where a ribbon can be won or lost based on a fraction of a second, it is important to understand the rules that determine how time is kept. After reviewing the rules concerning time and other show jumping penalties, one should also examine the rules that outline the faults incurred for each of the different types of penalties.
Sue Ockendon, organizer of the MARS Bromont CCI Three-Day Event and the FEI Eventing Nations Cup announced today that the event has decided to consider dates further along the calendar. The COVID-19 pandemic has made it difficult for Bromont to confirm that it would be possible for competitors to travel on August 15-18.