Leesburg, VA - At the annual awards banquet Saturday, December 7, during the United States Eventing Association (USEA) Annual Meeting and Convention, USEA Board of Governors member Katherine Cooper announced a bold new program to support the health care of equine athletes. The eventing community has recognized that there is a significant lack of funding for equine medical research and has taken a major step forward to change this dynamic.
Original Post Date: 12/10/2013 - 10:24 | Last Updated: 2013:12:10 11:41:09
Equine Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Research StudyThis study will concentrate on how efficiently a horse’s cardiovascular and pulmonary systems function when galloping and jumping across country, and will be seeking answers to such questions as: Are our horses hearts working harder now than in the past? Does the short format increase pressures in the lung vessels?
Original Post Date: 03/21/2011 - 16:44 | Last Updated: 2014:06:20 09:46:33
For the second year, Red Hills International Horse Trials in Tallahassee, Florida has generously allowed the USEA to host the Equine Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Research Study over the weekend of March 10-13. The preliminary phase of the Cardiovascular Study took place at the Plantation Field Horse Trials in October 2009 and other studies have taken place at Fair Hill International and Rolex Kentucky CCI4* in 2010.
Original Post Date: 03/04/2011 - 00:00 | Last Updated: 2011:05:09 16:31:18
After raising $16,085 in only a few months for the USEA Equine Cardiovascular Study, the USEA Endowment Trust will be extending their pledge drive until May 1, 2010 in hopes of meeting the goal of $25,000 for this important study.The Endowment Trust will match donations up to $25,000 for the Equine Cardiovascular Study - we're less than $10,000 away from our goal!
Original Post Date: 04/08/2010 - 00:00 | Last Updated: 2011:05:12 12:20:48
Red Hills Horse Trials, scheduled for March 5-7, is excited to welcome a field of over 140 competitors to Tallahassee for the East Coast World Cup Qualifier and the first in the Adequan USEA Gold Cup Series. After a hiatus in 2009, Red Hills is expecting more than 25,000 spectators to view the Trials at the Elinor Klapp-Phipps Park and enjoy the many activities and exhibitions offered.
Original Post Date: 02/26/2010 - 00:00 | Last Updated: 2011:05:12 13:13:19