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Lexington, KY- To reach the highest level of excellence in equestrian sport requires talent, perseverance, a tremendous spirit and often, unwavering courage. In 2012, six horses have shown the world those qualities and more.  On January 18, the United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) will bestow two of them with the prestigious title of Horse of the Year, the highest honor the USEF awards a horse. Again this year both a national and international horse will win.
Original Post Date: 12/12/2012 - 14:56   |   Last Updated: 2012:12:12 15:02:11

Lexington, KY- The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) has seated three new eventing committees. The Eventing High Performance Committee and Eventing Selection Committee are both pending approval of the USEF Executive Committee. The election for the Eventing Eligible Athletes has been finalized.Eventing High Performance Committee (Pending approval of the USEF Executive Committee)Derek DiGrazia, ChairJan Byyny (Elected Athlete) Robert CostelloBuck Davidson (Elected Athlete)
Original Post Date: 12/08/2012 - 19:37   |   Last Updated: 2012:12:08 19:38:38

Lexington, KY- Pending final FEI approval, the Adequan/FEI North American Junior & Young Rider Championships presented by Gotham North (NAJYRC) will once again be held at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, KY. The annual competition will be held July 17-21, 2013. The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) has received preliminary approval for these dates and location and is awaiting final allocation from the FEI Bureau.
Original Post Date: 11/28/2012 - 14:44   |   Last Updated: 2012:11:28 15:05:28

Lexington, KY - A modification to the Veterinary Regulations was approved at the 2011 FEI General Assembly held in Buenos Aires. Beginning January 1, 2013, all horses newly-registered with the FEI must be microchipped. (2012 FEI Article 1011.1.2.3). The microchip must be compatible with ISO 11784 and ISO 11785, and all microchip information must be entered in the horse's passport and reported to the USEF.  This requirement applies to initial FEI registration only.
Original Post Date: 10/23/2012 - 13:31   |   Last Updated: 2012:10:23 13:31:59

Boekelo, The Netherlands- Every member of the Land Rover U.S. Eventing Team that entered the show jumping arena at the Military Boekelo CCIO3* Sunday leapt up the leaderboard and helped the U.S. team improve to 6th place in the final Nations Cup standings. Leading the way for the Americans were Jonathan Holling and Downtown Harrison.
Original Post Date: 10/15/2012 - 09:29   |   Last Updated: 2012:10:15 09:29:09

Boekelo, The Netherlands- They had some adverse conditions to deal with Saturday, but the members of the Land Rover U.S. Eventing Team were able to maintain their place in the standings after navigating a soggy cross country course at the Military Boekelo CCIO3*. Leading the Nations Cup team were Jennie Brannigan and Nina Gardner's Cambalda. The pair jumped clean over the course while adding 10 time faults and rising in the standings to 52nd overall.
Original Post Date: 10/13/2012 - 17:46   |   Last Updated: 2012:10:13 17:46:50

Boekelo, The Netherlands- The Land Rover U.S. Eventing Team stands eighth in FEI Nations Cup competition as they head into Saturday's cross country at the Military Boekelo CCIO3*. The final two members of the Nations Cup team, Jennie Brannigan and Jon Holling, performed their dressage today in front of the Ground Jury of Sue Stewart, Eric Lieby, and Helen Christie.
Original Post Date: 10/12/2012 - 22:23   |   Last Updated: 2012:10:12 22:24:27

Boekelo, The Netherlands- The United States sent two Land Rover Competition and Training Grant recipients  down the centerline Thursday at the Military Boekelo CCIO3* in front of the Ground Jury composed of Sue Stewart, Eric Lieby, and Helen Christie. Leading the U.S. effort in FEI Nations Cup Eventing competition are Clark Montgomery and Loughan Glen. The pair performed a pleasing test to score 46.2 and stand in 11th place following the first day of dressage.
Original Post Date: 10/11/2012 - 17:03   |   Last Updated: 2012:10:11 17:03:14

A strong contingent of U.S. horses and riders are set to compete in FEI Nations Cup™ Eventing competition this weekend at the Military Boekelo-Enschede CCIO3*, October 11-14. The team of Jennie Brannigan, Phillip Dutton, Jon Holling and Clark Montgomery are competing at the premiere Dutch competition as part of the Land Rover Competition and Training Grants program.
Original Post Date: 10/10/2012 - 15:59   |   Last Updated: 2012:10:10 15:59:18

Lexington, KY- United States Equestrian Federation Chief Executive Officer John Long has announced the development of a Blue Ribbon Panel that will assemble to evaluate the performances of the USEF's High Performance teams within the global landscape of Olympic level competition. The Panel will consist of representatives from each of the Olympic disciplines, leadership from the USEF High Performance Program, the USET Foundation, and a member of the United States Olympic Committee NGB Council.
Original Post Date: 10/09/2012 - 15:27   |   Last Updated: 2012:10:09 15:27:24


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