It’s only one month away! The 2019 USEA Annual Meeting & Convention featuring the USEA’s 60th Anniversary celebration will take place on December 12-15 at the Sheraton Boston Hotel. It will be a week to remember with legendary speakers and extraordinary presentations.
Registration is open! Attendees may register here. The most cost-effective registration is the full week pass that allows access to all open meetings Thursday through Sunday. Single-day passes are also available for purchase.
The 2019 USEA Annual Meeting & Convention will be held at the Sheraton Boston Hotel and the address is 39 Dalton Street Boston, MA 02199. The Sheraton Boston Hotel is located in the heart of downtown and conveniently attached to Boston’s famous Prudential Center, that has over 75 unique shops, restaurants, and bars.
Hotel registration is open, and attendees may reserve their rooms at the Sheraton Boston Hotel by clicking here to receive the special USEA rate. Save over $55 per night and reserve a room before Tuesday, November 19.
The USEA has set up a special discounted room rate that expires on Tuesday, November 19. The discounted room rate is $189 per night. After November 19, rates will increase to $244 per night and above.
Attendees will have transportation at their fingertips and discounts are available for USEA members on their rides to and from the airport with three hotel shuttle services listed on this page.
Click here for more details on air travel, taxi services, parking rates, driving directions, and train stations,
The 2019 USEA Annual Meeting & Convention has a jam-packed schedule including a designated film room, a series of horsemanship presentations, a Pan American Games review, a unique keynote speaker presentation, and an unforgettable 60th Anniversary celebration.
The official website for the 2019 USEA Annual Meeting & Convention may be found here. This website has registration options, the full schedule, information on each presentation, site maps, attendee list, vendors, transportation options, and more.
Special Events and Functions
USEA members may purchase tickets to the following special events:
For more information regarding the 2019 USEA Annual Meeting & Convention, contact Jennifer Hardwick at [email protected].
The USEA Annual Meeting & Convention takes place each December and brings together a large group of dedicated USEA members and supporters to discuss, learn, and enjoy being surrounded by other eventing enthusiasts. The USEA organizes multiple seminars in addition to committee meetings, open forums, and tons of fun! The 2019 USEA Annual Meeting & Convention is taking place at the Sheraton Boston Hotel in Boston, Massachusetts, December 12-15, 2019. Click here to learn more about the USEA Annual Meeting & Convention.
Following feedback from our membership to the rule change proposal for the USEF Rules For Eventing: Appendix 3 – Participation In Horse Trials, the United States Eventing Association (USEA) Board of Governors voted to modify the rule change proposal, but still to recommend the establishment of rider licenses and increase Minimum Eligibility Requirements (MERs) to the regulating authority of the sport US Equestrian (USEF).
The United States Eventing Association (USEA) is happy to announce the dates, locations, and judges for the USEA Future Event Horse Championships in 2021. The Future Event Horse (FEH) Championships offer classes for yearlings, 2-year-olds, 3-year-olds, and 4-year-olds to evaluate their potential for becoming successful upper-level event horses.
USEA Area II announces its annual fundraising auction online is open for bidding! This fundraiser is over 20 years old and now well-known as the "Black Friday" for entries to ALL your favorite events! In typical years, the auction is held as a silent auction at the Annual Area Meeting, but because of COVID-19 restrictions, no in-person meeting will be held, so we're bringing the auction to everyone online this year.
The first USEA Pony of the Year award was presented in 2007 to the legendary Theodore O’Connor (Witty Boy x Chelsea’s Melody), a Thoroughbred/Anglo-Arab gelding ridden by Karen O’Connor and owned by the Theodore O’Connor Syndicate. Now, a trophy bearing his name is presented each year to the Pony of the Year.