The 2018 Dutta Corp. Fair Hill International Three-Day Event took place last weekend amid the crisp fall weather at the Fair Hill Natural Resource Management Area in Elkton, Maryland. Fair Hill hosted both the USEA Young Event Horse (YEH) East Coast Championships as well as the Dutta Corp./USEF Eventing National Championships for the CCI2* and CCI3* level, and the USEA was there in the thick of the action to take it all in. Want to see what we saw? Take a look through the lens! Plus, if you missed any of the USEA’s coverage of the USEA YEH East Coast Championships you can click here to catch up, or click here to read coverage of the Fair Hill International CCI2* and CCI3*.
This month we’re going to begin a several-month series about defense and coping mechanisms. It’s common for these two terms to be used interchangeably, but they’re actually quite different. Coping mechanisms are mental strategies that resolve stressful events, while defense mechanisms are behaviors that attempt to avoid or hide from them.
While every story submitted to the USEA for the June Horse of the Month was unique and special, it was Teddy’s story that stood out. Therefore, the USEA June Horse of the Month is Talon Ted aka "Teddy", a 14.1 hand, 17-year-old Paint Pinto Gelding owned by Eran Murray and ridden by Eran’s daughter, Brooke Murray.
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).
In 2000 and with the support of Joan Iversen Goswell, the Worth the Trust Scholarships were established to provide financial assistance to amateurs to pursue their education in eventing. The funds from the Worth the Trust Educational Scholarship may be used for training opportunities such as clinics, working student positions, and private or group instruction, or to learn from an official, course designer, technical delegate, judge, veterinarian, or organizer.