Dec 15, 2019

The USEA Convention Daily: Sunday

By Jessica Duffy - USEA Staff
The USEA Celebrated its 60th Anniversary in fine style on Saturday night. USEA/Jessica Duffy Photo.

The final day of the 2019 USEA Annual Meeting & Convention has arrived! Today is just a half day, with sessions running from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

The final Board of Governors meeting of Convention takes place from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and all are welcome to attend. Or, if you haven’t already, consider taking a break from the sessions for a bit of Tai Chi with five-star eventer Matt Brown from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Take a break from meetings and unwind with film. The USEA has created a dedicated film room (Liberty C, Second Floor) that will play archived event footage and equestrian-inspired blockbuster films each day during Convention. Take a look at today's schedule for the film room.

Sunday, December 15

9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Sunday Morning playlist [3h 31m]:

  • Black Beauty [G] 1994 | 1 hour 28 minutes
  • Secretariat [PG] 2010 | 2 hours 3 minutes

This year, the USEA will be rolling out selected sessions from the USEA Convention on demand for your viewing enjoyment. Take a look at this session from yesterday on feeding strategies and sportsmassage for the performance horse.

The Rule Change Open Forum reviewed the proposed rule changes for 2021. Click here to read more about the different rule changes.

Read up on what went down at the USEA Annual Meeting of Members yesterday by clicking here.

Click here to read all of the USEA’s Convention Coverage. For important updates throughout the day, keep an eye on the Noteworthy News.

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About the USEA Annual Meeting & Convention

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.

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