Last Chance to Submit Nominations for the United States Equestrian Federation's Lifetime Achievement Award

Lexington, KY - Nominations are now being accepted for the United States Equestrian Federation Lifetime Achievement Award. The recipient of this award will be presented the Jimmy A. Williams trophy at the 2011 USEF Annual Meeting.

This award recognizes an equestrian whose lifetime experience and accomplishments exemplify uncommon devotion to the sport of competition with horses and whose equestrian career and horsemanship have continually elevated the sport's excellence. Please be aware that the nominee must be living and should be retired from actively competing in equestrian sport.

Any current USEF member can submit a nomination through the USEF website. Please be sure to provide supporting accomplishments and accolades for your nominee.  

Written nominations can be submitted to:
Attn: Awards/Trisha Watkins
4047 Iron Works Parkway
Lexington, KY  40511
Fax:  (859) 231-6662

Written nominations should include: the nominee's name; the city and state of residence; discipline(s) and/or breed(s); your reason for suggesting him/her; and any other information pertinent to any involvement in the horse industry.  Please also include your name, mailing address and daytime telephone number so the Federation may contact you for additional details.  

The deadline for all nominations is September 20, 2010.

Photo:  Jessica Ransehousen was honored in January 2010 with the Lifetime Achievement Award by USEF President David O'Connor.   USEF Archive/Geoff Oliver Bugbee