I entered into the actual world of Combined Driving as a competitor a bit later in life. That said for my entire career as a photographer and journalist I have covered major competitions, including many World Championships, Aachen CHIO, World Cup...
Posted on Jun 3, 2019
The recent and unexpected death of Rob Gage has been shocking to the equestrian community. Any time a life is lost, it is a tragedy. In recent days, a number of member concerns have been raised regarding processes used by the U.S. Center for...
Posted on Jun 16, 2019
The discipline management for Para-Driving at USEquestrian has slowly been moving from Para-Equestrian into combined driving, and is now overseen by the Driving Sport Committee. Beginning in 2018, Para-Driving athletes were invited to apply for and...
Posted on Jun 2, 2019
USEF Announces Positive Tests of Cannabinoids (CBD) Will Result in GR4 Violations as of September 1, 2019
Tasked with protecting the welfare of equine athletes and ensuring the balance of competition, the US Equestrian Federation (USEF) Equine Drugs and Medications Program consistently monitors new products and product claims. From time to time, new products appear on the equine supplement market claiming to enhance a horse’s performance. Over the last several years, cannabinoids have gained increased attention and have become nearly mainstream.
Posted on May 16, 2019
Hi everybody. I created a Fundraiser on Facebook for our impending Euro Tour with the Ponies. We are really doing it and will bring you along for the ride on these pages as we share our adventures. I just kind of said I was doing this, and hoped we...
Posted on May 11, 2019
The Burlington Capital International Omaha featuring 200 jumping and 40 dressage horses competing for nearly $400,000 in prize money, April 4-7, 2019 at the CHI Health Center Omaha 455 N 10th St, Omaha, Nebraska, 68102
Posted on Mar 27, 2019
Once again, the 2019 Florida Reining Classic, one of the largest reining shows on the East Coast, gave a warm welcome to Para Reiners showing in Grades 3, 4 and 5, held at the Jacksonville Equestrian Center. Grade 2 Champion Jennifer Flanagan with...
Posted on Mar 5, 2019
The Adequan Global Dressage Festival at the Equestrian Village in Wellington, Florida is hosting seven weeks of CDI competition and two CPEDIs competitions over the course of three months in 2019. During these weeks, the AGDF will see riders from all...
Posted on Feb 14, 2019
“Vaccinating horses against equine influenza is key to combating the spread of equine influenza,” FEI Veterinary Director Göran Åkerström said. “It is important that all horses are vaccinated, regardless of whether or not they compete or come into contact with other horses, but there are also biosecurity measures that should be put in place, including best hygiene practices.”
Posted on Feb 8, 2019
“American Equestrians Got Talent” was created by Robert Dover, USA six time Olympian. Now in its fourth season, “AEGT” has begun its talent search for 2019. Online auditions are open now at www.aegtusa.com , and live auditions will be held on February 6th and March 6th at Romeo’s (13889 Wellington Trace, Ste. A14, Wellington, Florida).
Posted on Feb 7, 2019