2018 saw the USEA American Eventing Championships (AEC) presented by Nutrena® Feeds take place for the first time at The Colorado Horse Park in Parker, Colorado. Riders from all over the country traveled to compete amongst the Rocky Mountains for national championships titles across 18 divisions. When all was said and done there were 18 new National Champions, and now we want to know who YOU want to see on the upcoming AEC issue of Eventing USA.
Miss any of the USEA’s coverage of the 2018 USEA AEC? Visit the links below to read up on the champions before voting or click here to check out all the coverage from the competition.
Vote for your favorite pair of champions below. Voting ends on Monday, September 17 at 5:00 p.m. EDT, so be sure to get your votes in by then. Don’t forget to share with your friends!
Nestled among the Wasatch Mountain Range in Ogden, Utah lies the Golden Spike Event Center, home of the Golden Spike Horse Trials. For the past 32 years, the Wasatch Pony Club has organized the Golden Spike Horse Trials, welcoming riders from all over the West to experience the beauty of Utah and one of two USEA recognized events in the state.
The USEA Future Event Horse Program (FEH) will host East, West, and Central Championships in September 2019. The West Coast Championships will take place at Twin Rivers Ranch in Paso Robles, California on September 19. The Central Championships will move to Snowdonia Farms in Tomball, Texas the following Thursday, September 26 with the East Coast quickly following Saturday and Sunday, September 28-29 at Loch Moy Farm in Adamstown, Maryland.
Eventing lost a wonderful man Sunday, June 23 as Donald Trotter passed away peacefully after battling a short illness. Trotter was a key contributor through his volunteerism to the sport of eventing. Together, Trotter and his wife, Pam Duffy, owned Sunsprite Warmbloods, breeding and placing many top horses.
Tune into this special episode of the USEA Podcast for an exclusive interview with Major General Jonathan R. Burton. This interview was recorded in 2011.