What’s On the Docket for Day One of the USEA Virtual Convention

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Happy Tuesday! Today kicks off the all-virtual 2020 USEA Annual Meeting & Convention, and we’ll be bringing you summaries from the week’s events as they happen. If you have renewed your membership for 2021, you should receive a Zoom invitation to the Annual Meeting happening on Saturday, December 12. Click here to view the schedule in its entirety.

Tuesday Virtual Convention Schedule:

12 p.m. EST: Rules Open Forum

A perennially popular session, the Rules Open Forum will discuss changes to the USEF Rules for Eventing for the upcoming competition season. Attendees will have the opportunity to hear which changes are coming and why they are in place.

On-Demand Content:

The Rules Open Forum will be available on-demand later this afternoon for anyone unable to “attend” live.

Additionally, the Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation’s Dr. Lauren Schnabel of the North Carolina State University’s Comparative Medicine Institute will discuss using stem cells for tendon and ligament injury therapy. Click here to view this video.

Lastly, Martin Douzant of The Frame Sport Horses will go over the process of starting young horses the right way. Keep an eye on useventing.com for the links to these on-demand videos today.

USEA Virtual Annual Meeting and Convention