The United States Eventing Association (USEA) is excited to announce that Professional’s Choice will be returning as the title sponsor of the Training level for the 2017 USEA American Eventing Championships (AEC) presented by Land Rover and Nutrena.
“Professional's Choice is very excited to be partnering with the USEA, and looking forward to growing our partnership as we continue to expand into the equestrian market,” said Michele Scott, Vice President, Professional’s Choice Sports Medicine Products, Inc. “Professional's Choice and the USEA align perfectly together because both organizations understand quality, care, and commitment to the animals that we love. The ultimate care and comfort of our equine partners is the main focus behind everything that we do at Professional's Choice, and I know that members of the USEA feel the same way. I see this partnership as a perfect fit."
Professional’s Choice specializes in equine sports medicine products, and incorporates innovative technology and cutting-edge research in their products, such as the Sports Medicine Boot for horses or saddle pads designed with the horse’s needs in mind. The company is providing cross-country and show jumping boots as prizes for the AEC Champions and Reserve Champions this year at the Tryon International Equestrian Center (TIEC).
“I have said it once and I will say it again, I have trusted Professional’s Choice for over thirty years” said USEA CEO Rob Burk. “Professional’s Choice is not only the Official Horse Boot of the USEA but they also make so many valuable products that help us care for our equine partners. We consider Professional’s Choice a part of our eventing family and they continue to provide support to our beloved animals and help secure the future of our sport.”
About Professional’s Choice
Professional’s Choice is a family run business that has specialized in equine sports medicine products for the last 25 years. Since the company’s start with the sale of the original Sports Medicine Boot for horses, Professional’s Choice has become an industry leader recognized for its dedication to the comfort of horses and a manufacturer of quality equine products. In addition to equine leg care products, Professional’s Choice offers a wide array of equine essentials including saddle pads, cinches, girths, bits and other horse accessories for both the recreational rider and the professional competitor.
At Professional’s Choice we believe all horses deserve the best, because the more comfortable the horse, the better the performance. Learn more at: www.profchoice.com.
About the American Eventing Championships
The USEA American Eventing Championships presented by Land Rover and Nutrena is the pinnacle of the sport for the national levels. Held annually, this event draws together the best competitors from across the country vying for national titles from the Beginner Novice through the Advanced level. The AEC will be held August 30- September 3, 2017 at the Tryon International Equestrian Center in Mill Spring, North Carolina.
The FEI has published its Policy for Enhanced Competition Safety during the COVID-19 pandemic, aimed at assisting organizers and national federations with the safe resumption of international equestrian events in line with national and local restrictions.
The United States Eventing Association (USEA) has approved additional modifications to the qualification period for the 2020 USEA American Eventing Championships (AEC) presented by Nutrena Feeds. The AEC is scheduled to take place August 25-30, 2020 at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, Kentucky, and the USEA is doing everything possible to ensure a safe and successful Championship, while also ensuring fair opportunities for all.
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).
This has been a difficult decision, but with the current pandemic situation at hand, we feel that this is the correct and ‘common sense’ direction to take. We are developing a plan to host a shorter, smaller, and more focused competition. We will be using state and local protocols to help guide us through this. Safety is paramount at Rebecca Farm, for both equine and human participants.