In addition to the many awards given at the USEA Annual Meeting and Convention, the Professional Riders Organization selected three particularly special individuals to thank for their contributions to the sport during the Friday night...» Read More!
EN did a decent job of covering the 2016 USEA Annual Meeting and Convention, held Dec. 8-11 at the Diplomat Resort & Spa in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. (See Jenni and Leslie T.’s reports here.) But...» Read More!
At the USEA Annual Meeting and Convention, we work hard but we play hard, too. It’s five days of non-stop committee meetings, seminars, awards ceremonies and social gatherings, and inevitably we all feel a little...» Read More!
The USEA Year-End Awards Ceremony is a special time we always look forward to. On this night horses and riders are celebrated for their achievements throughout the year, extraordinary individuals are honored for their service to...» Read More!
Saturday at the USEA Annual Meeting and Convention is one of the busiest of the week, with the continued scheduled committee meetings and a number of educational sessions offered to attending members. It is also...» Read More!
Day three of the 2016 USEA Annual Meeting and Convention at the Diplomat Resort and Spa in Fort Lauderdale, Florida was jam packed with committee meetings, open forums and educational sessions all for the benefit...» Read More!
Phillip Dutton, Derek di Grazia, David O’Connor and Leslie Law all spoke about cross country training to the USEF High Performance riders today at the USEA Annual Meeting & Convention in Fort Lauderdale, and in my...» Read More!
Upper-level riders packed the room at the USEA Convention today to hear Marilyn Payne’s review of the new 2017 FEI CCI4* dressage tests and her suggestions for riding key movements. Marilyn is a 3*/4* FEI...» Read More!
David O’Connor spoke to the U.S. High Performance riders this afternoon at the USEA Convention in Fort Lauderdale following yesterday’s announcement that he will remain Eventing Technical Advisor through 2018, though with less of a...» Read More!
In all things, there is a season … so the famous old saying goes. In eventing, we too have seasons, but not just for competition and training our horses. We also have seasons of the...» Read More!
It’s that time of year again! Eventers from all across the country are heading to Fort Lauderdale, Florida, to attend the 2016 USEA Annual Meeting & Convention this weekend at the Diplomat Resort & Spa. For those...» Read More!
If you needed one more excuse to fly south for the winter, the USEA has you covered. They’ll be holding their annual meeting and convention in beautiful Fort Lauderdale Florida December 7-11, and they’ve just...» Read More!
We are all in convention hangover, those of us who attended the 2015 United States Eventing Association Annual Convention. What that means is you’ve got at least two loads of laundry to do and a...» Read More!
Seema Sonnad had a mission to grow volunteerism in eventing and reward volunteers for their service. Before her death in May this year, Seema developed a plan that could serve as a jumping-off point for...» Read More!
The 2015 USEA Annual Meeting and Convention at the Omni Shoreham Hotel and Resort in Washington, D.C. last weekend had a packed schedule of committee meetings, educational seminars and brainstorming sessions....» Read More!
The 2015 USEA Annual Meeting and Convention wrapped up today at the Omni Shoreham Hotel and Resort in Washington, D.C. It was a light day with Area II conducting business during its committee meetings and...» Read More!
We’re in the home stretch now of the 2015 USEA Annual Meeting & Convention in Washington, D.C., and this third day has been packed with action. We started the morning with the Eventing 2016-2026 USEA Summit...» Read More!
The Rule Change Open Forum at the USEA Annual Meeting and Convention is typically well attended and inspires impassioned discussion about rules....» Read More!
The Adult Rider Open Forum is one of my favorites of the USEA Annual Meeting and Convention, and they met this morning at the Omni Shoreham Hotel and Resort in Washington, D.C. to review and...» Read More!
The much anticipated Eventing 2016-2026 USEA Summit and Town Hall Meeting took place Saturday morning at the USEA Annual Meeting & Convention in Washington, D.C., with lively discussion on the following topics: Eventing Costs, Membership Growth,...» Read More!
It’s been another busy day at the USEA Annual Meeting & Convention in Washington, D.C., during which we celebrated this year’s top horses and riders and special award recipients and in the Year-End Awards Luncheon...» Read More!
We’ve just wrapped up the Year-End Awards Luncheon at the USEA Annual Meeting and Convention in Washington, D.C. The awards are always a bittersweet ceremony as we celebrate our friends in the sport who have...» Read More!
David O’Connor outlined his proposed 2016 plan for the U.S. eventing team as we look ahead to the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro in today’s session for the High Performance riders at the...» Read More!