On the heels of announcing Graeme Thom as the new FEI/High Performance Director of Sport Programs, US Equestrian has also announced the appointment of David O’Connor to the newly created position of Chief of Sport...» Read More!
US Equestrian has announced the appointment of Graeme Thom as Director of FEI/High-Performance Sport Programs beginning October 3, 2022. This start date will allow for a smooth and collaborative transition as Will Connell remains with...» Read More!
US Equestrian has announced today that Robert (Bobby) Costello has been selected as the Interim Eventing Chef d’Equipe and Team Manager. This role will be Bobby’s through September 30, 2022, during which he will lead...» Read More!
As the competition season kicks into gear, below is an update on the work being done by the Performance Advisory Team (PAT) and Eventing Elite Program Task Force (EETF). Performance Advisory Team (PAT) / Eventing...» Read More!
US Equestrian CEO Bill Moroney named a forthcoming task force as a step on the way to securing the High Performance Eventing program’s leadership at last month’s USEA Annual Meeting & Convention. These moving pieces...» Read More!
Equestrian Sports New Zealand has named its 2021 Eventing Squads, consisting of High Performance, High Performance Futures, High Performance Potential, Talent Development, and Talent ID lists. The new season brings about a change in management,...» Read More!
During the Eventing High Performance session presented on Zoom as a part of the USEA Virtual Convention on Wednesday, USEF Eventing High Performance Director Erik Duvander and USEF Managing Director of Eventing Jenni Autry gave...» Read More!
US Equestrian has announced the USEF Eventing High Performance Elite, Pre-Elite, and Development Training Lists for the winter of 2021. The training lists are part of U.S. Performance Director Erik Duvander’s U.S. Eventing Pathway Program,...» Read More!
U.S. Eventing Performance Director Erik Duvander is busy keeping track of eventers from coast to coast this season, priming and prepping these athletes to produce their best efforts ahead of the 2020 Olympic Games in...» Read More!
Building on his meetings with the USEF High Performance athletes at the 2017 USEA Annual Meeting & Convention, newly hired Eventing Performance Director Erik Duvander has unveiled further details on his strategic plan for the 2018...» Read More!
The USEF Eventing High Performance Fall Training Lists have popped up on the USEF website, with six riders named to the World Class list and nine riders named to the National list. World Class List Hannah...» Read More!
The latest list of USEF competition grants is chock full of talent, and we’re gearing up for what’s sure to be a thrilling fall season overseas. The USEF has just announced the competition grants for...» Read More!
Big news, EN! The USET Foundation and USEF announced the 2016 Karen Stives European Developing Tour for Eventing today, which will send Eventing 25/18 riders overseas next year...» Read More!
This post should probably be subtitled “The two days I spent stalking David O’Connor.” I am a self-admitted auditor-a-holic. I love watching a clinician teach an array of riders for an entire day or weekend....» Read More!
It was an excellent week riding with U.S. Team Coach David O’Connor in the first High Performance training sessions of the year on the West Coast. I was nervous coming into these sessions, as this is my...» Read More!
Back in the barn with Julie Richards, we got an inside look at her training, selling and teaching operation at the family farm in Newnan, Georgia. The business has been holding steady for several years,...» Read More!
There’s been quite a bit of negative chatter lately about the USEF’s Eventing 25 and Eventing 18 programs. If you follow Denny Emerson’s Tamarack Hill Farm Facebook page, you’ve already gotten a good sense of...» Read More!
The USEF just announced the dates and locations for the 2015 winter High Performance Training Sessions with Coach David O’Connor: Jan. 12-13 – Tucalota Creek Ranch in Temecula, California Jan. 26-28 – Stable View Farm...» Read More!
How do you really know if your horse is fit enough for your next competition? It’s a question that torments every eventer, from the lower-level rider all the way through to the pros who are legging...» Read More!
It’s the most wonderful time of the year! And we’re not talking about the holidays. With last night’s release of the USEF’s 2015 Eventing High Performance Training Lists, social media is once again aflutter with congratulations...» Read More!
Hot off the presses! Here’s a first look at the riders that have been named to the 2015 Eventing High Performance Training Lists. This year, in contrast to how it has been organized in the past,...» Read More!
The USEF released the High Performance Summer/Fall Training Lists Wednesday night, and there are a number of changes from November’s Winter/Spring List. Who moved up or down? Who are the newcomers? Which names are noticeably...» Read More!
The USEF has just released the names on the High Performance Summer and Fall Training Lists. The horses and riders listed in each section will participate in training sessions with Chef d’Equipe David O’Connor on...» Read More!