The United States Eventing Association (USEA) is thrilled to welcome back EquiAppraisal, LLC as a Contributing Level Sponsor of the 2020 USEA Educational Symposium. This year’s Symposium will take place on February 17-20 in Ocala, Florida at Barnstaple South. As a Contributing Level Sponsor, EquiAppraisal has generously offered to sponsor lunch for all FEH Symposium attendees.
“EquiAppraisal, a leading company in equine valuations, is proud to partner with USEA once again for the 2020 Educational Symposium from February 17-20 in Ocala, Florida. This event provides an outstanding amount of information and value to any participant of the equine industry and it is a joy to participate in its continued growth,” said Alison Grotz, President of EquiAppraisal.
EquiAppraisal is a top company for equine appraisals and expert consultation. They provide services for IRS purposes, such as donations to non-profit organizations and tax audits, litigation support in lawsuits and insurance settlements, an unbiased opinion of value for divorce cases and estate settlements, among many other needs.
“We are very grateful for EquiAppraisal’s continued support,” said USEA CEO Rob Burk. “It’s always a pleasure working with someone, like Alison Grotz, who truly cares about the education of our sport. Our partnership with EquiAppraisal will help reduce the cost to those attending this year’s symposium, and we welcome everyone to come to this low-cost, valuable educational opportunity.”
EquiAppraisal LLC will be on grounds at the 2020 USEA Educational Symposium and Alison Grotz will be available to chat with anyone about the company’s services.
For more information on symposium clinicians, registration, and accommodations please click here.
About EquiAppraisal, LLC
EquiAppraisal, LLC provides an unbiased monetary value for a horse after conducting market research and analysis. Their professional appraisals comply with nationally recognized Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) regulations required by the IRS and in the courtroom. They are certified through the American Society of Equine Appraisers. For more information about EquiAppraisal, LLC, visit their website. For questions, please contact Alison Grotz at (844) 900-0022 or [email protected].
About the United States Eventing Association
The USEA is a non-profit 501(c)(3) educational organization committed to providing eventing enthusiasts with a competitive level suited to their individual skills. By assisting and educating competitors, event organizers, and officials; maintaining responsible safety standards; and registering qualified competitions and clinics, the USEA offers a strong and continuous training opportunity for an ever-expanding field of world-class competitors. Just as importantly, the USEA provides a means for all riders, regardless of age or ability, to experience the thrill of eventing. To learn more, visit www.useventing.com.
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On Wednesday, March 10, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. Central time, join Eric Dierks for a live stream interview with David O'Connor. David was an alternate for the 1988 Summer Olympics, and riding Wilton Fair, was part of the U.S. team at the 1990 World Equestrian Games, where he placed 35th individually and the team finished fourth.
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