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Selena O'Hanlon Earns CCI3* Dressage Lead at The 2017 Dutta Corp. Fair Hill International Three-Day Event

Fri, 2017-10-13 21:18

Selena O'Hanlon and Foxwood High are winners of the first phase of competition in The Dutta. Corp/USEF CCI** National Eventing Championship. Owned by John and Judy Rumble, the 14-year-old Canadian Sport Horse earned a personal best score of 39.4.

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Young Event Horse East Coast Champion Titles Earned By Exclusively Cooley and Bea Ready

Fri, 2017-10-13 18:39

For the ninth year the USEA Young Event Horse (YEH) East Coast Championships were held at the Dutta Corp. Fair Hill International Horse Trials in Elkton, Md. This year saw 55 of the best 4- and 5-year-olds in the country compete for a chance to be named the champion among their peers. For the second day of competition, horses and riders competed in a jumping test designed by Trish Gilbert in front of judges Judy Bradwell and Mark Weissbecker.

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US Equestrian Announces Erik Duvander as New Eventing Performance Director

Fri, 2017-10-13 15:14

The United States Equestrian Federation (US Equestrian) is pleased to announce the appointment of Erik Duvander as the new Performance Director for Eventing, effective October 16, 2017. Duvander joins US Equestrian with over 30 years of strategic planning and program development at the high-performance level.

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Twilightslastgleam Withdrawn from FEI World Breeding Eventing Championships

Fri, 2017-10-13 14:14

Earlier today, Jennie Brannigan released the following statement regarding Twilightslastgleam's withdrawal from the FEI World Breeding Eventing Championships for Young Horses at Le Lion d'Angers:

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Equine Organizations Pull Together to Provide Disaster Relief

Fri, 2017-10-13 08:12

The USEF (US Equestrian) Equine Disaster Relief Fund has received incredibly generous support from the equestrian community, with over half a million dollars raised to date in response to the devastation and flooding caused recently by Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria.

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PODCAST: Meet the Winners of the First Qualifiers in the 2018 Adequan USEA Gold Cup Series

Fri, 2017-10-13 07:09

The 2018 Adequan USEA Gold Cup Series is underway and we have the winners of the first qualifying events of the series on the show this week! Hear from Sabrina Glaser, who won the Aspen Farms Advanced with Patricia Yust’s Rembrandt and Colleen Rutledge, who won the Richland Park CIC3* with her own Covert Rights.

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Smith Takes an Early Lead in the CCI2* at The 2017 Dutta Corp. Fair Hill International Three-Day Event

Thu, 2017-10-12 20:36

International competitors took to the dressage arena Thursday at the 2017 Dutta Corp. Fair Hill International Three-Day Event. Leading the charge in The Dutta Corp./USEF CCI2* Eventing National Championship is Tamra Smith aboard Sunsprite Syrius, followed by Allison Springer and Lord Willing in second place and Kristen Bond and Enough Already in third.

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Bea Ready and Get Out Sitting Pretty on the USEA Young Event Horse East Coast Championships Leaderboard

Thu, 2017-10-12 18:35

With 55 horses contesting the USEA Young Event Horse East Coast Championships at the Dutta Corp. Fair Hill International Horse Trials it was a full day of dressage in Elkton, Md. The 4-year-olds kicked off the morning of dressage in front of judges Judy Bradwell and Mark Weissbecker with Faith Fessenden evaluating each horse’s conformation following their turn in the arena.

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Land Rover North America Announces Title Sponsorship of Kentucky Three-Day Event

Thu, 2017-10-12 10:38

Equestrian Events, Inc. (EEI), producer of the iconic Kentucky Three-Day Event, and the United States Equestrian Federation (US Equestrian) join with Land Rover North America to announce that Land Rover is assuming title sponsorship of the Kentucky Three-Day Event, signing a four-year agreement. Taking place at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, April 26-29, 2018, the event will be rebranded as the Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event.

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USEA Events A-Z: Champagne Run at the Park Horse Trials

Thu, 2017-10-12 07:44

Champagne Run Farm hosts the Champagne Run at the Park Horse Trials at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, Kentucky (Area VIII) once a year in July for Starter through Intermediate levels. The Champagne Run team also hosts numerous schooling shows, both at their farm and the Horse Park, throughout the year, as well as the May Daze Horse Trials at the Kentucky Horse Park each May.

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Over 100 Horses Set to Compete at The 2017 Dutta Corp. Fair Hill International Three-Day Event

Wed, 2017-10-11 16:24

Competitors dressed to impress this afternoon at the first horse inspection for the 2017 Dutta Corp. Fair Hill International Three-Day Event. This iconic event in Fair Hill, Maryland, attracts top horse and rider pairs to go head to head for their chance at USEF CCI3* and CCI2* Eventing National Championship titles and $50,000 in prize money.   

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Fast Facts: 2017 Fair Hill International

Wed, 2017-10-11 07:38

The 2017 Dutta Corp. Fair Hill International Three-Day gets underway today in Elkton, Md. with the first veterinary inspection. The event plays host to a CCI3*, CCI2* and the USEA Young Event Horse (YEH) East Coast Championships. For many eventers this is the highlight of their fall season and hours of work went into the event – here’s what you need to know:

YEH Fast Facts

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Germany Crowned FEI Nations Cup™ Eventing Champions 2017

Tue, 2017-10-10 19:57

Germany has won the FEI Nations Cup™ Eventing for the fourth time since the series began in 2012. A fine performance for second place behind New Zealand at the final leg this weekend at Boekelo (NED) took Germany 80 points ahead of Great Britain on the series leader board, with France finishing in third overall.

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Creating an Effective Warm-up For Your Young Horse with Megan Kepferle

Tue, 2017-10-10 16:38

The Young and Future Event Horse article series is being provided through a partnership between Mythic Landing Enterprises, LLC. and the USEA.

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Evacuation and Shelter Resources for Victims of California Wildfires

Tue, 2017-10-10 11:46

Seventeen wildfires have been blazing across California since Sunday night and to date have consumed 115,000 acres, 1,500 structures, and threatened the lives of thousands of humans and animals. California State Jerry Governor Brown has declared a state of emergency in Napa, Sonoma, Yuba, Butte, Lake, Mendocino, Nevada, and Orange counties.

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Now on Course: Booli Selmayr Hopes to End the Year on a High Note

Mon, 2017-10-09 14:30

The USEA is made up of over 12,000 members, each with their own special horses and experiences. Now on Course highlights the many unique stories of our membership. Do you and your horse have a tale to tell? Do you know someone who deserves recognition? Submit your story to Jessica Duffy.

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Land Rover U.S. Eventing Team Completes FEI Nations Cup Military Boekelo-Enschede CCIO3*

Mon, 2017-10-09 09:55

The Land Rover U.S. Eventing Team concluded the 2017 FEI Nations Cup™ season at Military Boekelo-Enschede CCIO3*, October 5-8, 2017. In a massive field that drew 99 combinations, U.S. team members Katherine Coleman, Caroline Martin, and Elisabeth Halliday-Sharp were among the 68 that completed one of the toughest CCI3* competitions on the calendar. Halliday-Sharp placed 16th individually to lead the U.S.

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OTTB Critique Presented by Athletux: The Dude Abides

Mon, 2017-10-09 09:33

In this series, the United States Eventing Association (USEA) is partnering with Athletux to critique your off-the-track Thoroughbred (OTTB) eventing prospects. Professional riders and trainers will share their insights into each OTTB's pedigree, racing history, and conformation.

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Wire to Wire Win for Alliston and Happenstance in the Adequan USEA Gold Cup CIC3* at Woodside

Sat, 2017-10-07 18:44

James Alliston and Happenstance jumped clean around Ian Stark’s CIC3* cross-country course to claim the win in the Adequan USEA Gold Cup CIC3* at the Woodside International Horse Trials in Woodside, Calif. today. Just ten of the thirteen CIC3* pairs completed Stark’s course, and seven of those finished without jumping penalties.

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Alliston and Bouscaren Rival for Top Contention in the Adequan USEA Gold Cup CIC3* at Woodside

Fri, 2017-10-06 21:33

Thirteen riders competed today in the Adequan USEA Gold Cup CIC3* division at the Woodside International Horse Trials in Woodside, Calif. as well as just one competitor in the Advanced division. The riders completed the dressage test this morning and tackled Michael Roy Curtis’ show jumping course beginning at 5:00 p.m. PDT.

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