Lexington, KY - October 30, 2014 - 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ (WEG) athlete Mary Jordan of Wells, Maine is headed to the 2014 U.S. Dressage Finals presented by Adequan® scheduled for November 6-9, in Lexington, KY. Jordan qualified with Rubicon 75 (Royal-Hit x Edelkarin/Absinthe) at the Great American Insurance Group/ United States Dressage Federation Region 8 Championships presented by New England Dressage Association (NEDA) September 18-21, 2014.
Lexington, KY - November 4, 2014 - The United States Para-Equestrian Association (USPEA) would like to thank the United States Equestrian Federation ( USEF) for their support of the Para-Dressage Young Rider Program. As a USEF International Discipline Association the USPEA fosters the Para-Equestrian sport from the grassroots to the high performance level. The USPEA was recently awarded a USEF Affiliate Grant. Through this awarded USEF Affiliate Grant, the USPEA is able to further support the discipline at the young rider level.
Toronto, Ontario – Join Canadian dressage supporters for ‘A Royal Canadian Evening’, held at the historic Casa Loma in the heart of Toronto. Hosted by British comedian Neil Aitchison with Canadian astronaut Commander Chris Hadfield as keynote speaker, the black-tie affair will take place on Thursday, November 6, 2014.
Effective immediately and until further notice, the use of helmet cameras is prohibited at all USEF licensed and/or endorsed competitions pending the completion of an independent expert report on the safety of helmet cameras.
Asbury, NJ - October 29, 2014 - Nona Garson and George D'Ambrosio have combined decades of national and international horse show experience to create a five-star horse show venue. The Ridge at Riverview hosted The Sixth Annual Asbury Classic I and II in Asbury, New Jersey, with superlative success October 9-12 and October 16-19 to benefit The Wounded Warriors Project. The show offered hunter, jumper and equitation divisions at all levels with outstanding sponsorship, beautiful exhibitor amenities and unparalleled management, carefully crafted by Garson and D'Ambrosio.
Wellington, FL (October 29, 2014) — “Sportsmanship means finding the positive in everything,” says USDF Gold Medalist Mary-Cameron Rollins. Rollins, who makes a point of sharing her enthusiasm with everyone she meets, is certainly an expert on the topic. Anyone who saw the talented rider at the 2014 Great American Insurance Group USDF Region 3 Championships and Wellington Classic Dressage Autumn Challenge in Wellington, Florida on October 16-19, 2014, was greeted by her friendly smile and obvious love for competing in the dressage arena.
Lexington, KY (October 29, 2014) - Tena Zunk of Ohio jumped right over the fine line between good and great and smack dab into the middle of wonderful as the grand prize winner of the EQUUS Trailer Giveaway Sweepstakes sponsored by Vita Flex® Products and Featherlite Trailers.
The sweepstakes, which ended August 15 and attracted more than 50,000 entries, assured one lucky winner a prize worth more than $20,000: A three-horse Featherline bumper-pull horse trailer.
To celebrate the festive season the Equestrian Creative Network (ECN) is giving creative professionals the chance to win a portfolio - each day for twelve days - to showcase their work free for a year. On two of the days in-house teams can win a portfolio to be able to use the ECN Newswire to help gain extra coverage for their press releases.
On the run up to Christmas a portfolio will be given away to a creative in the following categories of ECN membership: