It’s time to register for the 2019 USEA Annual Meeting & Convention! Boston will welcome hundreds of eventers from December 12-15 for the 2019 USEA Annual Meeting & Convention held at the Sheraton Boston Hotel. From the U.S. Eventing Team earning individual and team gold at the 2019 Pan American Games in Lima, Peru to setting the record for the biggest event in North American history at the 2019 USEA American Eventing Championships presented by Nutrena Feeds – this year has been a great year for U.S. eventing. Relive this year, and the 59 years before, as the USEA will be celebrating their 60th anniversary during the week of Convention.
This year, the USEA has a new and improved Convention website that is your one-stop shop for all the information you need to know as a Convention attendee. Convention goers can access the website directly through their web browser to register for Convention and access the most up-to-date information, including the complete Convention schedule, synopses of the sessions, and speaker biographies and photos.
Registration is now open. Click here to register.
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Attendees can experience all that Boston has to offer while in town for the 2019 USEA Annual Meeting & Convention. Click here to reserve your room at the Sheraton Boston Hotel and receive the special USEA rate.
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.
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.