US Equestrian (USEF) and the United States Eventing Association (USEA) are hosting a joint informational webinar session on Wednesday, May 13, 2020, at 3:00 p.m. ET for members and participants within the eventing community to review a safe return to competition and discuss key topics relevant to eventing.
This webinar event will be open to USEA and/or USEF members of the eventing community. The virtual webinar will be held via Zoom. We encourage participants to submit questions in advance when registering. Pre-webinar question submissions will close at 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 12, 2020. There will be a Q&A session following the presentation.
REGISTER FOR THE WEBINAR HERE
Jenni Autry | Managing Director of Eventing, US Equestrian
Rob Burk | Chief Executive Officer, United States Eventing Association
Max Corcoran | President, United States Eventing Association
Jonathan Elliott | Vice President of Competitions and Organizers Representative, United States Eventing Association
Debbie Saliling | Director of Compliance, US Equestrian
Katlynn Sacco | Director of Competition Licensing, Evaluation & Safety, US Equestrian
Lynn Symansky | U.S. Eventing High Performance Athlete
The recorded event will be posted on the USEF Network and the USEA website at the conclusion of the session.
The United States Eventing Association (USEA) is thrilled to welcome back longtime sponsor, FITS Riding, Ltd. for 2021. They are returning as a Bronze Level Sponsor of the 2021 USEA American Eventing Championships presented by Nutrena Feeds, a Contributing Level Sponsor of the 2021 USEA Adult Team Championships, a Contributing Level Sponsor of the 2021 USEA Classic Series, and a Contributing Level Sponsor of the 2021 USEA Intercollegiate Eventing Championships. As a sponsor of these USEA programs, FITS Riding will generously provide gift certificates as prizes for the Intercollegiate championship competitors, AEC and ATC competitors, and Classic Series winners.
“I wouldn’t trade it for anything, it was an amazing experience.” Twenty-five years ago, Kerry Millikin and her off-the-track Thoroughbred gelding, Out and About (who was only 8 years old at the time) won the individual Olympic bronze medal at the 1996 Atlanta Olympic Games, making her one of five females to have earned an individual Olympic medal for the U.S.
The Fair Hill Organizing Committee (FHOC), an affiliate of the Sport and Entertainment Corporation of Maryland (The Sport Corp.), today announced athletes and horses in the inaugural Maryland 5 Star at Fair Hill (CCI5*-L) will be competing for $300,000 in prize money. Additionally, the US Equestrian Federation (USEF) Eventing National Championship (CCI3*-L), running in conjunction with the 5 Star, will award $25,000 in prize money. Both events, as well as the United States Eventing Association (USEA) Young Event Horse East Coast Championships, will take place this October 14-17 at the new Fair Hill Special Event Zone in Cecil County, Maryland.
You’ve seen a horse you like. You’ve ridden it; you love it. The money’s right; you’ve agreed to buy it. What happens next?
Pre-purchase veterinary examinations are one of those topics that a roomful of horsey people could discuss - and argue amongst themselves about - for hours. For the amateur rider, that can be confusing and slightly alarming.
So, let’s simplify it. What is a pre-purchase examination, why are they done, and what should you expect?