For the sixth year the Carolina Horse Park in Raeford, N.C. welcomes back the Cloud 11~Gavilan North LLC Carolina International CCI and Horse Trials. The event will see hundreds of competitors tackling their first FEI event of the season in Area II. Learn more about the history behind the event in its Events A-Z article.
Carolina International is playing host to the first ever USEF/USET Foundation North American Futures Team Challenge which gives up-and-coming riders a chance to ride on a team and gain experience for future team selection. The two teams – with Erik Duvander and Leslie Law acting as chef d’equipes – were announced in early March. Stay tuned for more information coming soon!
Thursday, March 21
9:00 a.m. – 4:36 p.m.: CCI4*, CCI3*, CCI2* dressage
Friday, March 22
8:00 a.m. – 3:58 p.m.: Advanced, Intermediate, Preliminary, CCI3*, CCI2* dressage
9:30 a.m. – 2:02 p.m.: CCI3*, CCI4* show jumping
1:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.: CCI2* cross-country
Saturday, March 23
8:30 a.m. – 4:15 p.m.: Intermediate, CCI3*, CCI4*, Advanced cross-country
9:00 a.m. – 12:18 p.m.: Training dressage
10:00 a.m.: CCI2* show jumping
1:10 p.m. – 3:18 p.m. Preliminary show jumping
Sunday, March 24
8:00 – 8:50 a.m.: Advanced show jumping
8:00 – 9:58 a.m.: Preliminary cross-country
9:30a.m. – 12:42 p.m.: Training show jumping
10:28 a.m. – 1:40 p.m.: Training cross-country
1:10 – 2:22 p.m.: Intermediate show jumping
The USEA Interscholastic Eventing League (IEL) 2021 Team Challenge calendar is now available! This new program was announced in October 2020 and so far there have been over 60 teams register and 18 team challenges added to the 2021 calendar.
There are currently 34 FEI events on the U.S. Eventing calendar for 2021 with the first taking place in mid-March. While all national events in the U.S. follow the USEF Rules For Eventing, international events follow the FEI Rulebook.
Are you following along with the action from home this weekend? Or maybe you're competing at an event and need information fast. Either way, we’ve got you covered! Check out the USEA’s Weekend Quick Links for links to information including the prize list, ride times, live scores, and more for all the events running this weekend.
In a difficult year for the sport of eventing, it was volunteers like James (Jim) Newman who helped many events stay afloat. Through www.eventingvolunteers.com, Newman recorded a total of 292 hours and 51 minutes of volunteer service in 2020. Newman’s dedication to the sport amidst a pandemic earned him the top spot on the USEA Volunteer of the Year Presented by Sunsprite Warmbloods leaderboard.