USEA President Diane Pitts has announced the formation of a cross-country safety task force that will “explore obstacle construction and course design” in order to make the sport as safe as possible. The goal of...» Read More!
As the American Eventing Championships at Texas Rose Horse Park in Tyler, Tx. approach, more information has become available on the prizes up for grabs this year. In honor of the 10 year anniversary of...» Read More!
Travel grant applications from the Broussard family are now open for riders who hope to compete in the CCI3* division at Rebecca Farms or to represent the US in international competition. Previous recipients of this...» Read More!
This past weekend, Deszi competed at her second event: The UNH horse trials. The weather was the complete opposite of the warm, sunny Aiken we had left just one week ago. For nearly two decades,...» Read More!
The Professional Horseman’s Council has announced that it will be presenting a new program called The Event College at Rolex this year. Designed to introduce more people to the sport, even those really knowledgeable about the...» Read More!
In the wake of the passing of both Powderhound and Conair at The Fork this past weekend, the USEA has released a statement. Posted on the USEA website earlier today, the statement provides not only...» Read More!
A few weeks ago, we posted a great video of footage from the William Fox-Pitt clinic last fall at Morningside Training Farm. The video included footage of the jumping exercises William had the riders working...» Read More!
The CIC3* division at Galway Downs wrapped up yesterday with a thrilling win by Kristi Nunnink and R-Star, who are headed to Rolex next. Be sure to catch up on the action with the recap...» Read More!
Frankie Theriot and the USEA caught up with several riders contesting the CIC3* at Galway Downs this weekend. A few of the riders are Rolex bound, including veterans Debbie Rosen and The Alchemyst and first-timers...» Read More!
At the request of Advanced-level competitors, the USEA has adjusted the qualification requirements for the Adequan USEA Gold Cup Championships at the Texas Rose Horse Park in Tyler, Texas. This year, the USEA is allowing...» Read More!
While Monday primarily focused on Future Event Horse judging and conformation at the USEA Young Event Horse Seminar [Day 1 recap], Tuesday’s session was all about the Young Event Horses and under saddle performance. The...» Read More!
The USEA has released the updated list of the top 50 highest scoring event horses, which is re-analyzed at the end of each year. Buck Davidson’s ride, Ballynoe Castle RM, owned by Carl and Cassie...» Read More!
Hang in there, Aiken friends! Reader Carrie Wehle (Rochester, New York) submitted this photo, saying, “Sight for sore eyes in Aiken after a week without power.” After this winter storm from hell, I think we...» Read More!
Lisa Anderson attended the USEA Dressage Session One Training Program for Prospective Eventing Judges in Ocala last weekend, and she found the program to be incredibly valuable and rewarding....» Read More!
Chris Stafford touched base this week with Karen O’Connor in the wake of the death of her beloved partner Biko. Karen fondly remembers her first time meeting Biko on a trip to find horses in...» Read More!
With rough winter weather flogging much of the country, it’s definitely a good year be in the south. Many snowbirds flock to Florida for the ability to ride, train, and compete in the winter, but...» Read More!
The USEA reported this afternoon that the FEI has released two new dressage tests for the CCI/CIC levels. Both CCI/CIC3* Test A and CCI/CIC2* Test B have been replaced to allow for “a better view...» Read More!
Chris Stafford of the USEA Podcast Channel has brought us another round of interviews this week. This week’s subject revolves around college education...» Read More!
Coming on the heels of the first Eventing 18/Advancing Athletes training sessions in Ocala, the USEF and USEA have joined forces to revamp the program for 2014, according to a USEF press release. In addition...» Read More!
While the top hunter/jumper riders have been soaking up the knowledge from George Morris, our eventing stars of the future have spent a few days in Ocala with head coach David O’Connor. The Eventing 18...» Read More!
Last year at the USEA Annual Meeting and Convention, Brian Sabo announced that Diane Pitts would be the new elected USEA President beginning in 2014. This year’s convention signaled the official beginning of Diane’s presidency,...» Read More!
Susan Merle-Smith sent in Jan Byyny’s latest blog post about the USEA Annual Meeting and Convention in Cincinnati, and we’re honored to run it here in EN. Jan won the Ironmaster Award at the Year-End Awards Banquet, and Inmidair also won PRO Horse of the Year. Congrats to Jan on a great year! Go Eventing....» Read More!
Caroline Culbertson of the USEA notified us this morning that the final versions of all the new 2014 dressage tests are now available on the USEA website. The USEA also published comments from Wayne Quarles, Chair...» Read More!