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David O’Connor, Olympic Gold Medalist, Named USEF Chief of Sport, Canadian Graeme Thom Director High Performance Sport Programs

1 week ago StraightArrow Comments Off on David O’Connor, Olympic Gold Medalist, Named USEF Chief of Sport, Canadian Graeme Thom Director High Performance Sport Programs
David O'Connor, Olympic eventing gold medalist, has been appointed to the newly created position of U.S. Equestrian Chief of Sport while Canadian Graeme Thom becomes Director of High Performance Sport Programs to succeed Will Connell Read More

Hampton Green Farm, Discover Dressage Named Official Founding Partners of World Equestrian Center as USEF Still Refuses to Approve International Events

10 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Hampton Green Farm, Discover Dressage Named Official Founding Partners of World Equestrian Center as USEF Still Refuses to Approve International Events
Hampton Green Farm and Discover Dressage, major sponsors of the sport in the United States, on Monday were named Official Founding Partners of the World Equestrian Center in Ocala, Florida. Read More

Any Color Coats Allowed at US Equestrian Dressage Competitions, Riders No Longer Restricted to “Dark” As of Dec. 1

11 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Any Color Coats Allowed at US Equestrian Dressage Competitions, Riders No Longer Restricted to “Dark” As of Dec. 1
Dressage riders at United States Equestrian competitions will be able to wear coats of any color as of Dec. 1, in a move to "modernize" the traditional dress code that has required "dark" coats and jackets for all but freestyles. Read More

World Equestrian Center Ocala Issues Assurances of USEF National, FEI International Dressage Shows

1 year ago StraightArrow Comments Off on World Equestrian Center Ocala Issues Assurances of USEF National, FEI International Dressage Shows
The World Equestrian Center has given assurances that national and international dressage competitions sanctioned by the U.S. and International federations will continue to be staged at Ocala, Florida even though all hunter/jumper events will be approved solely by the National Snaffle Bit Association this year. Read More

US Federation Hopes to Allow Limited Number of Spectators at Horse Shows by Mid-May

1 year ago StraightArrow Comments Off on US Federation Hopes to Allow Limited Number of Spectators at Horse Shows by Mid-May
The United States Equestrian Federation said Wednesday it is "optimistic" a limited number of spectators will be allowed at horse shows by mid-May as well over 100 million Americans--about one-third of the population--have received at least one coronavirus vaccination. Read More

Qualifying Options USA Championships Grand Prix, Int. 1, U25 Brentina Cup Modified Due to Show Cancellations

2 years ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Qualifying Options USA Championships Grand Prix, Int. 1, U25 Brentina Cup Modified Due to Show Cancellations
LEXINGTON, Kentucky, Jan. 21, 2021--Qualifying requirements for the 2021 U.S. National Championships Grand Prix, Intermediate I and Under-25 Brentina Cup have been modified due to cancellation of several international events, the U.S. Equestrian Federation announced Thursday. Read More