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 Dr. Mary Alice Brown, one of the longest supporters of three-day eventing, died in November 2011.  She was 73 years old and still eventing.Mary Alice was introduced to eventing by Jean Campbell, who was her instructor at Smith College in 1957.  Mary Alice competed every year since then, making her one of two people to ever event for 55 consecutive years.  
Original Post Date: 11/10/2011 - 00:00   |   Last Updated: 2011:12:19 14:57:11

Lifelong horseman Elkins “Elky” Wetherill passed away on August 11, 2011 at his summer home in Waldoboro, ME. He was 91. Mr. Wetherill had resided in Plymouth Meeting, PA since 1949.
Original Post Date: 08/22/2011 - 00:00   |   Last Updated: 2011:09:20 13:40:41

Alyce Hurt Hinkle was born in Rockville Maryland on January 31st, 1947 and passed away in a car accident on August 17th, 2011.  She is survived by her life partner Debra Anne Kerschenbaum, her daughter Tayler Kerschenbaum Owen and husband Mark Owen, son Aubram Kerschenbaum; brother George Hinkle and wife Janice Hinkle,  sister Elizabeth Clark; and extended family Jennifer and Johnny Bodtman & Robin and Joe Labella.  Alyce will be missed by those she touched through her life’s passion of the equestrian sport.  She left an indelible impression on all who knew her and w
Original Post Date: 08/22/2011 - 00:00   |   Last Updated: 2011:09:20 13:35:25

Lexington, KY - It is with great sadness that the United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) learned that Woodburn, owned by Ann Jones and Mardie Faucett, was euthanized last night. Woodburn appeared to have suffered major internal bleeding at home, the cause of which is unknown. More information will be available after an autopsy.
Original Post Date: 08/03/2011 - 00:00   |   Last Updated: 2011:08:09 11:24:45

Original Post Date: 08/02/2011 - 00:00   |   Last Updated: 2012:02:27 15:19:18

Area V has lost a dear friend and long time volunteer last week, Jackie High. Jackie was a volunteer coordinator at Holly Hill for many years.  She died after a courageous struggle with pancreatic cancer on July 13th.   Services celebrating the life of Jackie were held Saturday, July 16, 2011 at Asbury United Methodist Church in Bossier City, LA.  Jackie requested that instead of flowers she would like donations to be sent to the Cypress Zoo and Wildlife Rescue Center in Benton, LA.
Original Post Date: 07/19/2011 - 00:00   |   Last Updated: 2011:08:09 10:13:36

It is with sadness that the USEA announces that Greystone’s Harley, a nine-year-old chestnut gelding, collapsed and died of a pulmonary hemorrhage between fences on the Preliminary course at Chattahoochee Hills Horse Trials early Sunday  morning. Temperatures were in the low 70 degrees and conditions were optimal. 
Original Post Date: 07/10/2011 - 00:00   |   Last Updated: 2011:07:12 12:44:40

This has been a very difficult week for us in West Grove.  The main tragedy has been the horrible fire at True Prospect Farm which has affected many in our community and beyond.  To add to all that, Phillip and I are saying goodbye to my wonderful “Doc”.
Original Post Date: 06/02/2011 - 00:00   |   Last Updated: 2011:06:15 13:50:35

Australian equestrian legend James George “Bill” Roycroft OBE passed away on Sunday 29 May at the age of 96.Bill Roycroft was one of Australia’s greatest Olympians and one of only five Australians to have competed in five consecutive Olympic Games.His Olympic début was in Rome in 1960 where he helped secure Australia’s first-ever equestrian medal - team gold in Eventing. 
Original Post Date: 05/31/2011 - 00:00   |   Last Updated: 2011:06:15 14:02:25

Julia Kelly of Chicago, Illinois, who passed away on Sunday, May 8, at the age of 67 was well known to riders who competed at Rebecca Farm in Kalispell, Montana.  Julie and her husband Ed were long-time sponsors of all the awards presented to competitors at The Event at Rebecca Farm, many of whom are now the proud owners of the beautiful glass art pieces so generously provided by Julie. 
Original Post Date: 05/12/2011 - 16:39   |   Last Updated: 2011:05:12 16:39:44

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