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This weekend the first competitors of 2016 will leave the start box as the winter season begins for USEA Members. Before you begin competing, please review the new rules which went into effect December 1, 2015.  As a reminder, all members are expected to be familiar with all USEF General Rules and USEF Rules for Eventing, so brush up on your rulebook knowledge before your competition season starts.
Original Post Date: 01/05/2016 - 13:35   |   Last Updated: 2016:01:11 09:45:26

Jo Whitehouse takes a look back at some USEA milestones and events of 2015, sharing her memories of the year in which she retired as CEO to take up her new role as Development Officer. In our continuing series of riders on the USEF U-25 Training List we profile Jacob Fletcher from Area V.
Original Post Date: 12/30/2015 - 07:42   |   Last Updated: 2016:02:23 15:00:01

2015 USEA Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony    2015 Hall of Fame Inductee - Margaret Lindsley Warden from USEA on Vimeo.
Original Post Date: 12/28/2015 - 14:05   |   Last Updated: 2015:12:28 14:30:14

We welcome Dawn Robbins from Area VI and Jonathan Elliott from Area VII as new members the 2016-2018 Board of Directors At Large, and profile Avery Klunick from Area V in our series on the USEF Under-25 Training List. 
Original Post Date: 12/23/2015 - 08:20   |   Last Updated: 2016:02:23 15:00:01

One of the most common topics during the United States Eventing Association’s (USEA) Annual Meeting and Convention was Volunteer Initiatives. Volunteers are the unsung heroes of our sport, and Eventing could not survive without its many, many dedicated volunteers.
Original Post Date: 12/18/2015 - 14:51   |   Last Updated: 2016:03:17 14:16:57

USEA President Elect Carol Kozlowski from Area I explains the new initiatives that are being launched for volunteers. In our series on the USEF Under-25 Training List we profile Jenny Caras from Area III, and Trainer & Judge Debbie Adams concludes the series on starting the young event horses with an introduction to cross country. 
Original Post Date: 12/16/2015 - 07:29   |   Last Updated: 2016:02:23 15:00:01

The USEA is excited to announce the return of the landmark educational opportunity for those interested in breeding, handling, buying, riding and evaluating young event horses. A two-day “Evaluation of the Young Event Horse Prospect” symposium will be held in Ocala, Florida on February 22-23, 2016. A third day will be offered on Wednesday, February 24th for licensed officials looking to become Future Event Horse (FEH) or Young Event Horse (YEH) certified, and for current FEH/YEH judges looking for a refresher. Part of the USEA FEH and YEH programs, this comprehensive overview of evaluating youngsters for Eventing will feature many world renowned young horse experts, judges, and veterinarians such as Susan Graham White, Marilyn Payne, Robin Walker, Gareth and Shauna Spurlock, DVM, professional handler Phil Silva, Olympic medalist Leslie Law, top German rider Kai-Steffen Meier, and more!
Original Post Date: 12/11/2015 - 09:08   |   Last Updated: 2016:02:18 12:03:49

Last weekend the USEA hosted one of our most sueccessful Conventions to date with over 400 attendees. This Throwback Thursday reflects on the USEA (then USCTA) Annual Meeting and Convention of 1993 as writen in USCTA News. This article summarized many meetings of riding groups like Young Riders and Adult Riders that still meet today. Click below to see the main issues and topics of Eventing in 1993. 
Original Post Date: 12/10/2015 - 15:26   |   Last Updated: 2015:12:10 15:26:19

Each year, the USEA Instructor’s Certification Program (ICP) hosts a Symposium on both east and west coasts with high-caliber instructors. This year, U.S. Eventing Chef d’Equipe David O’Connor will teach at both Symposiums. Sports Psychologist Shannon Thompson will lead a session on the West Coast, and Silvio Mazzoni will teach show jumping on the East Coast. Below you will find more information on these instructors.
Original Post Date: 12/10/2015 - 12:42   |   Last Updated: 2016:01:15 09:10:15

As we move into a new Eventing year, we also move into a new era. Jo Whitehouse stepped down as Chief Executive Officer after 17 years at the helm. She leaves an organization with a strong appreciation of its past and the tools to address the challenges of the future. She also leaves us in very good hands.
Original Post Date: 12/09/2015 - 09:03   |   Last Updated: 2015:12:09 13:53:41


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