The eighth edition of the FEI Sports Forum 2019, held at the International Institute for Management Development (IMD) in Lausanne (SUI) this week is now available to view on replay on fei.org.
If you missed our live stream coverage, you can watch the entire replay right now on the following links:
Session 1: Gender equality
Session 4: Future of Reining
Session 5: Endurance – Qualification of horses and athletes: Reducing welfare risks
Session 6: Endurance – Educating officials and correct application of rules
Session 7: Endurance – Improvement and innovations to reshape Endurance
All supporting documents of the sessions are available to download here
Pan Am Games team gold medalist Tamra Smith and Mai Baum and five-star pairs Andrea Baxter and Indy 500 and Frankie Thieriot Stutes and Chatwin headline a strong Advanced field when Twin Rivers begins an exciting season of eventing competition this weekend.
The USEA Future Event Horse (FEH) and Young Event Horse (YEH) programs have around 30 qualifying competitions each, and youngsters around the country are about to begin their seasons aimed at Championships.
As the season begins to turn, the temperature begins to drop, turnout time becomes more limited, schedules shift to accommodate the waning daylight and the possibility for a colicky horse increases. While the exact environmental causes of colic are not well understood, a commonly accepted theory is that any abrupt changes to a horse’s environment or schedule can increase the risk of colic.