The United States Eventing Association (USEA) is pleased to announce a new partnership with State Line Tack. As a Bronze Level Sponsor of the 2019 USEA American Eventing Championships (AEC), State Line Tack will award $2,000 worth of prizes for the 22 AEC division winners. This year’s AEC will be held August 27-September 1, 2019 at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, Kentucky.
“State Line Tack is proud to be a sponsor of the United States Eventing Association," said Aimee Garbett, Director of Marketing for State Line Tack. "Members can count on us for the best prices, unique products, and exciting giveaways. In addition to our vast product selection from all of your favorite brands, we offer unparalleled customer service and a knowledge base to help every level of equestrian get the most out of riding, no matter the discipline. Visit the exclusive United States Eventing Association Member page online today. Or simply add code "SCUSEA" to your order. State Line Tack: We make riding affordable.”
In 1980, State Line Tack started as a single outlet in Plainstow, New Hampshire on the state line of N.H. and Massachusettes. Now, State Line Tack has grown into one of the largest online horse tack retailers. Their goal is to provide customers with the best assortment of quality horse products and accessories at an affordable price. They carry a wide selection of popular brands including Farnam, Ariat, Ovation, and WeatherBeeta.
“State Line Tack will be a great addition to our sponsor line-up for the American Eventing Championships,” said USEA CEO Rob Burk. “Early estimates point to the 2019 AEC as having the largest number of riders of any eventing competition in U.S. history! Every one of those riders will have a chance to earn fabulous prizes courtesy of State Line Tack. We urge our riders to show their thanks to all of our sponsors and we thank State Line Tack for their commitment to our sport.”
The USEA American Eventing Championships (AEC) is the pinnacle of the sport for the national levels. Held annually, the best junior, adult amateur, and professional competitors gather to vie for national championship titles at every level from Beginner Novice to Advanced. This ultimate test of horse and rider draws hundreds of horses and riders from around the country to compete for fabulous prizes, a piece of the substantial prize money, and the chance to be named the National Champion at their respective levels. The 2019 USEA American Eventing Championships will be held August 27-September 1, 2019 at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, Kentucky. Click here to learn more about the USEA American Eventing Championships.
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.
In 1984, 19-year-old Cindy Rawson (née Collier) and a chestnut mare named Deer Creek finished their first CCI4* at the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event. In spite of a fall on the cross-country, they completed inside the time and with a clear show- jumping round finished the event in 13th place.
For Martin Douzant, experience is everything. As the owner and operator of The Frame Sport Horses based in The Plains, Virginia, Douzant has been able to build a successful training business on a foundation of great education, involvement across equestrian disciplines, and a distinct reverence for the horse.
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