The United States Eventing Association (USEA) is excited to announce Staples, Inc. has signed on as a Contributing Level Sponsor of the 2017 USEA Annual Meeting and Convention. This year’s convention will take place at the Westin Long Beach Hotel in Long Beach, California, December 6-10, 2017.
“Staples Business Advantage, the business-to-business side of Staples, Inc. is proud to support the USEA’s Annual Convention. Staples supports organization just like the USEA and its members in all areas including office products, technology, print and marketing services, furniture including space design, promotional products, cleaning items, breakroom and coffee services, and wellness supplies,” said Stephen Son of the Staples Business Advantage Team. “A Staples customized business program offers dedicated account management, insight reporting, and innovative solutions to help organizations succeed in an ever-changing marketplace.”
“For years the USEA has been working with Staples to purchase everything from our office supplies to printing banners and signs for events,” said USEA CEO Rob Burk. “Not to mention the fact that about 250 USEA recognized competitions operating around the United States every year have similar needs. Partnering with Staples to benefit our competition organizers, the Association, and our members is a win-win situation for our sport! We thank Stephen Son and Staples for their contribution.”
Staples helps business customers make more happen by providing a broad assortment of products, expanded business services and easy ways to shop – in stores, online via mobile, or through social apps. Headquartered outside of Boston, Staples, Inc. operates throughout North and South America and Asia. More information about Staples is available on their website.
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 about the USEA, visit the website.
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The national levels took the spotlight for the final day of competition at Oktoberfest. The Beginner Novice, Novice, and Training divisions completed their show jumping over Chris Barnard's course in the Outdoor Arena, and competition concluded with Preliminary, Intermediate, Beginner Novice, and Training cross-country.
The babies came out to play on the second and final day of the 2020 USEA Future Event Horse (FEH) Championships at Loch Moy Farm in Adamstown, Maryland. Today, FEH East Coast Championship judges Robin Walker and Susan Graham White evaluated 10 2-year-olds and seven yearlings to decide the final champions on the East Coast.
The 2020 USEA Future Event Horse (FEH) East Coast Championships kicked off today at Loch Moy Farm in Adamstown, Maryland following the successful completion of the FEH Central Championships at Haras Hacienda in Magnolia, Texas this past Thursday. Twenty-three horses were presented today to Championship judges Robin Walker and Susan Graham White – four in the FEH East Coast 4-year-old Championship and 18 in the FEH East Coast 3-year-old Championship.